Stations of the Cross – Fridays at 2 PM and 7 PM

During Lent, we are offering Stations of the Cross devotions on Fridays at 2 PM and 7 PM. This powerful form of prayer allows us to journey along with Jesus and reflect on his love for us as he carries his cross to Calvary and offers his life for our sins and the sins of […]

Lenten Mission – Monday – Feb 26th – 7PM

Fr. Padavoni will be presenting us with a great mission talk on Forgiveness and Reconciliation.  This is the first of two nights during our Lenten Mission.  It will start at 7 PM and should be about an hour.  Come learn how our lives can be changed by just moving closer to God and beginning to […]

Catholic Men’s Conference – Saturday, February 24th

Bishop David M. O’Connell, C.M. will be celebrating Mass at the 2018 Catholic Men for Jesus Christ Conference on February 24 at St. Gregory the Great Church.  This year’s theme is “The Age of Mercy”.  The conference will run from 8AM to 3PM, and will feature speakers Ralph Martin, Bob and Maureen Digan, and Gez […]

Casino Trip – Wednesday, March 28th

The Rosary & Altar Society of the parish of Ss. Francis & Clare is organizing a VIP bus trip to the Tropicana Casino for Wednesday, March 28th.  The cost is $45.  If interested, please call either Maria Roan (609-499-2218) or Marie Margicin (609-499-4510).

Living Stations of the Cross – Good Friday – March 30th – 7:00 PM

The Stations of the Cross will be re-enacted at our Good Friday evening service at 7PM on March 30, at St. Mary’s Church. PARTICIPANTS ARE NEEDED FROM BOTH STS. FRANCIS AND CLARE AND ST. MARY’S. We need Roman soldiers (including Longinus who pierced Our Lord’s side and the centurion who recognized Our Lord as Our […]

Children’s Liturgy Program – First Sunday of each month, 9:30AM Mass

St. Mary’s Church is happy to announce that we will be starting a Children’s Liturgy Program at the 9:30AM Mass on the first Sunday of each month, beginning on February 4th.             Children’s Liturgy is an age-appropriate Liturgy of the Word offered for children of ages 5–9 (Kindergarten through 3rd grade)—all are welcome and encouraged […]

Lenten Bible Study – The Book of Revelation

Thanks for all who signed up. . . just a reminder. . it is a 5-week Lenten Bible Study on the book of Revelation held upstairs in the parish center at 7 PM starting Tuesday Feb 20th.  The study will continue every Tuesday thru Lent.  Our presenter is our pastor, Father Joe.  Bring the $10 […]

Annual Women’s Weekend Retreat – March 9-11 or March 16-18 or April 20-22

Sponsored by Rosarians from our Cohort Parishes SAN ALFONSO RETREAT HOUSE, Long Branch, NJ March 9-11  or  March 16-18  or  April 20-22 Please join us for any one of three women’s retreats this year.  Come away from your busy life and refresh your spirit.  The theme for 2018 is “Living from the Heart”.  The sessions […]