Vacation Bible School – Aug 4th – 8th

Vacation Bible School will be held this year from August 4th-8th for students entering Kindergarten through 6th grade. Our theme this year is SonTreasure Island. Registration forms are available in the bookcase in the back of the church.

Come on out and join us for this fun, faith-filled week!

Parish Family Picnic – Sun, Aug 10th

Come and join your fellow parishioners for an afternoon of good food, fun and games, and friendship! Our parish picnic will be held on the campus of the Divine Word Missionaries, Park Street, Bordentown, from 1-5 PM on Sunday, August 10th. We will have games. door prizes, music, and great food—hamburgers, hot dogs, sausage, chicken, pork roll, salads, etc. Ticket prices are $10 for adults, $5 for children aged 6-12, and Free for children 5 & under. Maximum charge for families of 5 & over is $30. Tickets will be available after weekend Masses on July 19-20, July 26-27, and August 2-3, or by calling Jack Laciskey at 609-587-1397

. See you there!

NE/AFF Events 2014 – 2015

Event                                                                                                                                  Location                     Date and Time

Parish Welcome Luncheon (for those new to parish – 6 months)                                    Cafeteria                     Jul 20, 2014 – 12:30PM

Family Game Night (fun and games for the whole family)                                                Cafeteria                     Sep 26, 2014 – 7PM

Parish Welcome Luncheon (for those new to parish – 6 months)                                    Cafeteria                     Oct 12, 2014 – 12:30PM

Mass Parts Study (4 week study of the Parts of the Mass – Jeff Cavins videos)              Cafeteria                     Oct 27 – Nov 17 – 7PM

Marriage Retreat Day (Saturday morning retreat – babysitting provided)                         Cafeteria                     Nov 8, 2014 – 8AM

Advent Wreath Workshop (come create your own family advent wreath)                       Cafeteria                     Nov 21,2014 – 7PM

Christmas Carol Sing-along (sing carols, family fun with refreshments)                         Church                        Dec 20, 2014 – 6PM

Chili Cook-Off (bring your best pot of chili to share – trophies awarded)                          Cafeteria                     Jan 17, 2015 – 6PM

Parish Welcome Luncheon (for those new to parish – 6 months)                                   Cafeteria                      Jan 18, 2015 – 12:30PM

Palm Burning (bring last years palms to be burned for this years ashes)                        Prayer Garden            Feb 15, 2015 – 12:30PM

Welcome Back Sunday (Welcome new folks back to church – refreshments)                 Cafeteria                      Feb 21/22, 2015

Lenten Mission (3 nights on Being Disciples – Fr. Tom Ganley)                                       Church                        Mar 8-10, 2015 – 7:30PM

Parish Welcome Luncheon (for those new to parish – 6 months)                                    Cafeteria                     Apr 5, 2015 – 12:30PM

Life in the Spirit Seminar (tapping into the Holy Spirit present within us – 6 sessions)    Chapel                        Apr 20 – Jun 1 – 7:30PM

Family Spiritual Fun Night (bring Christ into family life in a fun way)                              Cafeteria                     May 29, 2014 – 7PM

Baseball Anyone?

Bordentown Knights of Columbus Council 570 is co-sponsoring a night at a Trenton Thunder baseball game:

TIME: Friday August 8th, 7:05 PM

PLACE: Arm & Hammer Park, John Fitch Way at Cass Street, Trenton

TEAMS: Trenton Thunder vs Bowie Baysox

PROMOTION: Bobblehead night

COST: Tickets are $11.00

Please contract Lou LaPlaga at 732-350-1422.

Gift Cards – Weekly Shopping

Shoprite Supermarket Gift Cards are available in various denominations from $10.00 to $100.00. The parish community earns a 5% return on every card purchased. Order forms are at all church exits or you may place orders by telephoning Stephanie at 291-1816. Thank you for considering this option which makes a routine weekly task a double blessing – food for your family and a benefit to your parish family.

Golf Tournament – Aug 1st, 8:00 AM

Bordentown Knights of Columbus Council 570 requests your support for our brother Knights’ Ft. Dix Council 10994 golf tournament.

  • Time: August 1st, shotgun start at 8:00 AM
  • Place: Fountain Green Golf Course, Ft Dix.
  • Cost:   $80.

Registration begins at 7:00AM on August 1st, and lunch will be provided.

Contact Randy Butters at 609 752 7609, or TheAmazingRandy@comcast.net.

St. Joseph The Worker – Employment Ministry

What:          Catholic, collegial support and resources for the unemployed and those in career transitions

When:         7-8 PM on the first Wednesday of every month

Where:        St. Mary’s Parish Center, first floor

Sponsor:     Knights of Columbus, Council 570

For more information, call Paul at 609-324-2811 or

email at paul.cutrupi@gmail.com

Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults (RCIA)

Do you have a friend or family member who would like to learn more about the Catholic Church with the possibility of being received into the Church? Would you or a friend or family member like FINALLY to receive the Sacrament of Confirmation or, even, First Holy Communion? RCIA is the pathway to those ends and the portal to the Church.

Here’s an unbeatable offer —no chargeno pressuregood fellowship…ONLY REQUIREMENT: a heart open to the love of Jesus. Please call Deacon Tom Shea (609-298-7612) or the Parish Office (609-298-0261) for details. No high pressure sales involved!!

Retreat Tuesdays – 6/3, 7/2, 8/5

During the summer months, we invite everyone—adults and children accompanied by a parent or grandparent—to join us on the first Tuesday of the month for days of prayer and reflection. These days provide a respite of prayer to get us away from the noisy everyday world and give example to children that there are people who do pray daily.  Prayer sheets are available to facilitate our praying the Rosary and other prayers.  You may attend one or both of the prayer events of the day and are invited, if you wish, to join us for just the fellowship portion of the day at a nearby restaurant for brunch  (individual costs of meals are your responsibility) in between the prayer sessions.  The day begins with the recitation of the Rosary at 10:30AM with residents of the Clare Estate on the  premises of the Estate.  Brunch will be at 11:30 and prayers will resume in the parish Chapel from 2:00—3:00PM.
If interested please contact Helene Shea at 298-7612 for further details, and if you will be attending  the fellowship portion of the day.  FIRST EVENT – June 3rd.
We will have the brunch at the Town and Country Restaurant on Route 130.

Gift Card Program

Shoprite Supermarket Gift Cards are available in various denominations from $10.00 to $100.00. If you do your regular weekly grocery shopping at this local merchant would you consider using the gift card program to make your purchases? We promise quick turnaround of cardsonce ordered and the parish community earns a 5% return on every card purchased. Order forms are at all church exits and in the rectory office Or Order forms can be dowloaded using links below. Or you may place orders by telephoning Stephanie at 291-1816. Thank you for considering this option which makes a routine weekly task a double blessing – food for your family and a benefit to your parish family.

1. Click on following link for Gift Card Order Process document.
Gift Card Order Process Document

2. Click on following link for Gift Card Order From
Gift Card Order From

3. Click on following link for General Grocery Order Form
General Grocery Order Form

4. Click on following link for list of Gift Card Merchants.
Gift Card Merchants

5. Click on following link for Gift Card Program Contacts & Info Doc
Gift Card Program Contacts & Info Doc

Older posts «