Messages From Fr. Mike

Way back on Saturday, September 8th, 1990, I was officially installed as your new pastor here at St. Mary’s church.  Now, almost 27 years later, I am concluding my ministry here as your spiritual leader.  For me, this is a time of mixed emotions:  sadness that I will be moving on, but also gratitude that […]

Pray for our faithful priests, Fr. Mike, Fr. Felix, Fr. Joe, and Fr. Daison:

In our time of transition here at St. Mary’s, let us offer our prayers for our faithful priests, Fr. Mike, Fr. Felix, Fr. Joe, and Fr. Daison: His Holiness Benedict XVI’s Prayer for Priests LORD JESUS CHRIST, eternal High Priest, you offered yourself to the Father on the altar of the Cross and through the […]

Mass & Rosary In Honor of the Immaculate Heart of Mary

The International Centennial Pilgrim Statue of Our Lady of Fatima, which was blessed by Pope Francis, will be displayed at St. Anthony Church on Olden Avenue in Hamilton on Monday June 26th at 7PM. There are many offenses against the Hearts of Jesus and His Mother Mary today.  At Fatima, Our Lady called her children […]

Revised Mass Schedule – Effective July 1st, 2017

Monday:  7:30 AM Eucharistic Service (SM) Tuesday:  7:30 AM Mass (SM) Wednesday:  7:30 AM Mass (SM) Thursday:  7:30 AM Mass (SM) Friday:  7:30 AM Mass (SM) [No Evening Masses Monday through Friday] Saturday:  No morning services; Vigil Masses at 5:00 PM (SM) & 5:00 PM (HA) Sunday:  Masses @ 7:30, 9:30, 11:30 AM (SM); 10:00 […]

Padre Pio Festival – June 23-25

St. Bede the Venerable Church, located in Holland, PA (near Newtown, Bucks County), welcomes all to its 2nd Annual Festival to honor St. Pio Pietrelcina, better known as “Padre Pio”. ¨ Friday evening (6/23):  youth and young adult night, with Holy Hour, exposition, Confessions, followed by live entertainment and food trucks; ¨ Saturday (6/24):  Vigil Mass & […]

Gardens of Bordentown Walking Tour – Sat, June 24th

The annual Garden Tour is fast approaching, and this year will include St. Mary’s Prayer Garden, the Community Garden, and 11 residential gardens.  The tour will run from 12 noon to 5PM on Saturday, June 24th, and tickets are $15.  Flyers and pamphlets are available from local vendors, and further info and tickets are available […]

St. Mary’s Church Stained-Glass Windows

The stained-glass windows in our church are a real treasure, and they portray different events in the life of our patroness, the Blessed Virgin Mary.  Fr. Mike describes the windows and the events in a new 14-minute video. Click the following link to view the video. Our Stained Glass Windows Many thanks to Fr. Mike, […]

Retreat for Men – July 14th – 16th

The Knights of Columbus Bordentown Council #570 is sponsoring its annual retreat for all men of the parish at San Alfonso Retreat House in Long Branch, where God and the ocean come together. The retreat will be held on the weekend of July 14th-16th, beginning at 5 PM on Friday evening and ending at 12 […]

DVD – 100th Anniversary of Fatima

The parish has a DVD available for you to view on the 100th Anniversary of our Lady of Fatima.  The video is about 1 hour.  If you would like to see the DVD, simply call the parish office at 298-0261 during normal office hours or fill out the form below.  We will mail you the […]

Fatima – Hope for the World Video Series

Since this is the 100th Anniversary of Our Lady of Fatima, we have added a 13 part video series on Fatima – Hope for the World.  Each part is only about 5 minutes and you can watch them at your pace.  You can find them under the Faith Formation tab on the website.  If you […]

A new pastor is coming to St. Mary’s in July!

A new pastor is coming to St. Mary’s in July!  Fr. Joseph Hlubik is a native son of this parish, baptized in our church in February 1954 and a former student at St. Mary School.  He is presently the pastor of St. Andrew’s parish in Jobstown, NJ.  Fr. Joe is a fine spiritual priest, and […]

Save the Date – August 13th

We will celebrate the impending retirements of Fr. Mike and Fr. Felix at our annual Parish Picnic, on the grounds of Divine Word Missionaries on Park Street.  Food will be catered this year, and the cost is $10 per person and $20 for families.  Door prizes, 50/50 raffle, kids’ games and more!  Tickets will be […]

Traveling Statue of Our Lady of Fatima

Let Our Lady make a visit to your home.  Make arrangements to bring the Blessed Lady of Fatima into your daily life for a one-week stay.  Our “pilgrim” statue is blessed, was made in Fatima, Portugal, and stands 20” high.  Travelling kit includes candles, prayer book, novena book and video on the 100th anniversary of […]

Faith in Our Future Update

Message From Fr. Mike: Our Cohort 5 Faith in Our Future Implementation Team has been hard at work in recent weeks preparing an implementation plan and timetable for our upcoming linkage with Saints Francis and Clare parish in Florence and collaboration with Saint Katharine Drexel in Burlington.  A Vision and Values Statement and Implementation Plan […]

Attention Travel Enthusiasts!

Join Msgr. Sam Sirianni, Fr. Daniel Pierano, and Fr. Anthony Sirianni on a trip to the Holy Land from November 12-20, 2017. Join Rev. J.C. Garret on a pilgrimage to Fatima & Lourdes to celebrate the 100th Anniversary of the Fatima Apparitions:  October 7-17, 2017. For complete details on either trip, contact Graycar Travel at […]

Email Database Update

With the cost of postage, it makes sense to send you information concerning the parish electronically instead of through the mail.  To make this a useful tool, we need to have a current email address for our parishioners.  This is the way we communicate important information to you.  We send emails. IF YOU ARE NOT RECIEVING […]

Shoprite Gift Cards – Weekly Shopping

Shoprite Supermarket Gift Cards are available in $10, $25, $50, and $100 denominations through the Rosary & Altar Society.  They are convenient and beneficial to every household.  We promise quick turnaround of cards once ordered and the parish community earns a 5% return on every card purchased.  You may place orders by telephoning Stephanie at […]

Food Pantry

We are a supplemental food source run by 30+ volunteers collecting and distributing food to over 300 families in need in Bordentown, Chesterfield, Crosswicks, Fieldsboro, and 4 area motels that house people on our register. Current needs:We appreciate every donation we receive, but we have an overabundance of green beans, corn, kidney beans, and pasta […]