Masses at 12:10 p.m. and 7:00 p.m.
We warmly welcome Luke Michael, son of Shaun and Jennifer Olson; and Joy Silvia, daughter of Patrick and Rebeca Gallic, who were recently baptized. May the flame of faith grow ever stronger in their hearts. God’s blessings to all!
“Journey through Grief” our parish bereavement support group will begin on Thursday, October 27th at 7PM in the Parish Center. We meet for six consecutive Thursday evenings (skipping Thanksgiving Day). The group is open to all who are grieving the loss of a loved one (family member or friend). There is no cost, but we do ask you to register. Please contact Cheryl Gatti via phone at 908-285-0330 or via email at email@example.com to sign up.
Remember in Prayer We offer our sincere sympathy to the families of Muriel Hearn and Phyllis Piazza, who died recently. May their souls and the souls of all the faithful departed, rest in God’s peace.
The Most Reverend James Checchio, Bishop of Metuchen invites all of the faithful to join him for The Diocese of Metuchen’s 35th Anniversary Pilgrimage to the Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception, Washington, D.C. November 19, 2016 Celebrate the final days of the Extraordinary Jubilee of Mercy proclaimed by Pope Francis. Enter through the Basilica’s Holy Door and receive the Holy Year Indulgence. Click here for more information. Complete a sign up sheet or Click here to register online for the trip with the parish.
We are very excited to be honored at the upcoming Center for Great Expectations Gift of Hope Gala on Friday, October 21st at Fiddler’s Elbow Country Club. The complete list of honorees is as follows:
Humanitarian of the Year Award: Prudential Center/New Jersey Devils
Outstanding Service Award: St. Mary’s Church -Stony Hill
Volunteer of the Year: Mary Jean DiRoberto
For further information about the event, or to purchase tickets, which includes an elegant evening of delicious food, a live band and much more, click here for information on how you can attend or be a sponsor of the event.
The collection for World Mission Sunday will be taken up next weekend, October 22nd & 23rd. The proceeds from this collection benefit the Society for the Propagation of the Faith, the American Board for Catholic Missions and the Catholic New East Welfare Association. Thank you for your support.
The Diocesan Convocation will be taking place on October 25 - 27. As all diocesan priests will be in attendance, Mass will not be celebrated on Wednesday and Thursday morning. Deacon Peter will celebrate a Communion Service at 7:00 am on Wednesday and Thursday mornings - October 26th & 27th. Mass intentions will be included in the Communion Service, as scheduled.
If you are considering becoming a Catholic or if you are Catholic but have not received the Sacraments of Eucharist and/or Confirmation, we invite you to join our RCIA/Adult Faith Formation program. Please contact Anthony Pangi at 732-764-0264 or firstname.lastname@example.org for more information about this program.
Please note: Teaching Mass Rescheduled
The Teaching Mass has been rescheduled to Wednesday, November 30th at 4 pm in the Church. All Religious Education Students (grades K through 6) are required to attend with a family member.
All Sixth Grade students will attend an in-class session on Sunday, October 30th - or - Wednesday, November 2nd to complete this month’s Service Project.
Sixth Graders: online assessments for chapters 1-4 should be completed before attending your in-class session. If you’re having any problems, please contact Cathy Cooney at email@example.com or 908-756-6524 x16.
All Lectors and Eucharistic Ministers are invited to attend an Evening of Reflection on Wednesday, November 16th at 7:30 pm in the church.