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Religious Education / Educación Religiosa

Posted by Fr. Philip Sanders on 9/02/20

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Registration is now open for the 2020-2021 Academic Year. Because of the pandemic, the Archdiocese has determined that all children will learn at home. The children will be using a new book this year. The Religious Education Directors in Bayonne chose this book before the pandemic because ... Read More »

Our Return to Mass

Posted by Fr. Philip Sanders on 6/15/20

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Dear Parishioners,

The Cardinal has granted parishes permission to resume the public celebration of Masses beginning with Daily Mass and then Sunday Mass.

We will begin with a modified schedule, outlined below, for very specific reasons. I’d like to take a moment to explain those ... Read More »

St. Mary's Church Opening for Private Prayer on Sunday, May 17, 2020

Posted by Fr. Philip Sanders on 5/15/20

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Dear Parishioners,

This past Tuesday, pastors received an email from the Archdiocese outlining a three-phase plan to resume our liturgical life:

Phase One: Churches will first be opened for personal prayer only. Individuals and families can come to church for quiet prayer, and the Sacrament of Reconciliation ... Read More »

Holy Week 2020 Update

Posted by Fr. Philip Sanders on 4/08/20

Español abajo Wednesday, April 8, 2020     Dear Parishioners,   As we prepare to begin our solemn celebration of the Passion, Death, and Resurrection of Our Lord, I wanted, once again, to encourage you to follow our celebrations online. Though we may not be together physically, I do ... Read More »

Palm Sunday Mass

Posted by Fr. Philip Sanders on 4/04/20

Mass will be streamed live on the parish YouTube Channel on Sunday, April 5 at 10:30 am.

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Holy Week Schedule and other news

Posted by Fr. Philip Sanders on 4/04/20

Dear Parishioners,                                                                                                      Updated: Friday, April 3, 2020 “Our help is in the Name of the Lord, who made heaven and earth.” (Ps 124:8)

I pray that everyone is doing well. I have received news that some of our brothers and sisters are suffering with the virus. So, let us ... Read More »