Simbang Gabi – Wednesday, December 20th at 7 PM in Holy assumption Church

Simbang Gabi On Wednesday, December 20th at 7pm in Holy assumption Church,  everyone is invited to a Filipino Mass honoring the Blessed Virgin Mary in anticipation of Christmas  with Fr. Daison and other priests in the Diocese. Schedule of Events: 12/15/17 – Friday – 7:00pm Incarnation / St. James, 1545 Pennington Road, Ewing, NJ 08618 […]

Advent Daily Reflection

Dynamic Catholic is providing a daily meditation series called Best Advent Ever. . . you can sign up here to get daily emails.  Or you can watch the video meditations below.  We will have each weeks videos below to watch.  Don’t miss this chance to make Advent Special.  Sign up at Dynamic Catholic. Week 2 […]

Blood Drive – Monday, Dec 18th

Temple B’Nai Abraham will sponsor an American Red Cross blood drive, on  December 18th from 2:30 to 7:30 PM, at the Temple at 58 Crosswicks Street, Bordentown (across from St. Mary’s).  The holiday season is traditionally a difficult time for meeting the blood needs of patients, with declining donations.  Donating blood provides a unique opportunity […]

Christmas Carol Sing-Along – Saturday, Dec 16th – 6:15 PM

Christmas will soon be upon us.  To help get into the Christmas spirit, the parish is hosting a Christmas Carol Sing-Along on Saturday, Dec 16th right after the 5 PM Mass.  We will hear the Christmas story, sing some great Christmas carols, have a little fun and then go over to the  school hall for […]

Keep Christ in Christmas Poster Contest

Local Knights of Columbus Ask Students to Show How to “Keep Christ in Christmas” Knights of Columbus Council 570 is inviting Religious Education students from ages 5 through 14 to participate in the organization’s “Keep Christ in Christmas” poster contest.  By engaging the creativity and imaginations of our young people, we hope they come to […]

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, available on this website. Click on “About Us” in the menu across the upper right; then “Our […]

Fr. Joseph Biggio, St. Mary’s pastor from 1857 to 1866

Fr. Joseph Biggio, St. Mary’s pastor from 1857 to 1866, and the builder of the first parochial residence here, is the subject of a new book, The American Life of Joseph Biggio.  For interested parishioners, copies may be purchased for $10.  Contact Trish Solimine at our parish office, 298-0261, for more information.  

Small Group Studies

The parish has started Small Group Studies.  The studies can be done in your own home either individually or with a few friends.  The studies range in length from just 1 session to 8 sessions.  You can find the available studies under the Faith Formation Tab.  Once you have decided which study you would like […]

Fr. Joe’s Messages

Can you name our parish? As you may know, when our parishes of St. Mary’s and Ss. Francis & Clare are officially merged next July, the combined parish will be known by a new name (while retaining the names of each church).  You are invited to suggest your favorite name, to our parish office staff, […]

St. Mary’s Christmas Cards For Sale

Christmas cards featuring a beautiful photo of our front altar area, with stained glass window, side murals and floral displays, are now for sale in our parish office.  Boxes of 20 cards with envelopes cost $20 apiece.  Our parish office is normally open from 9AM—3PM on weekdays. These Christmas cards are a good way to […]

Knights of Columbus Corner

Are you ready to become a Knight? Maybe you would just like some information about who we are and what we do.  If so, please visit our website, and read all about the Knights and what we do both for the community and for the Church.  To contact us, follow the links on the […]

Church Envelopes: Change in December

Effective with your supply of church envelopes in December, you will notice that our monthly Debt Reduction envelope will be eliminated, and replaced with a monthly collection envelope to benefit our St. Vincent de Paul Society. As always, we encourage your usage of our church envelopes, since it enables our parish to verify Mass attendance […]

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 – Thank You

The Rosary Altar Society of St. Mary’s sends its grateful appreciation to everyone who has and who continues to make ShopRite Gift Card purchases.  We have surpassed the sale of $100,000 in Shoprite cards since our sales began in November 2013 with a benefit of $5,000 profit to the Society.  We extend our thanks to […]

Food Pantry

We are a supplemental food source run by volunteers who donate their time 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. We are funded by generous parishioners, community churches and members, to whom we are most grateful! Current […]