Prayer Shawl Program

Prayer Shawls Available

The Ministry of Consolation Prayer Shawl Program has Prayer Shawls are available for our community. Shawls may be given to those in need of God’s presence, strength, and blessings. Recipients of shawls may be suffering from an illness, a death, or experiencing a difficult time. Shawls may also be given to a family or individual who may be helped from a tangible demonstration of God’s love.To request a shawl or for more information, please contact the Program facilitator:
Mary Therese Capone:[email protected] Prayer Shawl Program meets the first and third Thursdays, from 2:00 – 3:30 PM in the back of ST John Paul II. All are welcome to join this special program of the Ministry of Consolation!
Donations of yarn and/or 1 ½ yard of fleece are gratefully accepted.



The Ministry of Consolation Prayer Shawl Program meetings will be held the first and third Thursdays of each month at St. John Paul II Catholic Church. We welcome all to gather to prayerfully knit, crochet, or sew. No “crafty” experience is needed to help make “No Sew” fleece shawls. Shawls will be given to our parish community members who are ill, grieving or in need of comfort and support. Completed shawls and donated yarn can be dropped off at this time. For more information, please contact: MaryTherese Capone, facilitator at [email protected] or 631 413-7267 Maggie Coolican, Ministry of Consolation, facilitator at [email protected] or 860 682-4156