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Contact Info

 

 

Catherine Love

(732) 780-2666

 


Subject: November: Holy Day this week


Outreach and more

 


Standard-Time Mass Schedule 

  • Sat. 4 pm Mass

Sat. Penance/ Reconciliation 3 pm

  • Sun. 8 am, 10 am, 12 noon & 5 pm Mass

Nov. 5, 2016 - March 4, 2017  - Standard Time

No Sunday 5 pm Mass on the following days:

 Nov. 27, Dec. 25, & Jan. 1


All Saints Day * Holy Day of Obligation
 "Blessed are the poor in spirit, for theirs is the kingdom of heaven."  (Matthew 5:3)As we celebrate the lives of the saints on All Saints Day, remember, we, too are called to be saints. 

  • Vigil Oct 31, 2016, 7 pm Mass 
  • Nov 1, 2016, 9 am Mass

Masses held in the Church


All Souls Day Wednesday  * Nov 2 
9 am Mass will be in the Church.(All Souls Day is also known as COMMEMORATION OF ALL THE FAITHFUL DEPARTED)

MASS OF REMEMBRANCE  * NOVEMBER 6
On Sunday, November 6, 2016, at the 10:00 am Mass, our Parish will remember in a special way those who had a funeral Mass at St. Mary during the past year as well any relative you may wish to remember. This Mass is an opportunity for us to assist those who grieve the death of a loved one.


IN HONOR OF VETERANS DAY  
  • Martha Mary Special Tribute - Wednesday, 9 November
  • FRIDAY, 11 NOVEMBER
  •  Mass at 9:00 am in the church 
  •  Town Hall at 11:00 am for a Veteran's Day Ceremony honoring all our Veterans. 
  • The Woman's Club of Colts Neck will host their traditional luncheon immediately following the Colts Neck Township observance.  The luncheon will take place in the library.  All veterans and their families are invited.
 Faith Formation

Join a small faith sharing group this Advent

There are four weeks of Advent to prepare for the coming of our Lord. 

Advent Faith Sharing Registration

Outreach Opportunities             Full Listing

Fall Clean-up Day Flyer

Thanksgiving Baskets Collections * Nov 5 - 18

Thanksgiving Baskets

- Donate food items for a thanksgiving dinner for a needy family. Collection in location in Parish Hall
Listing of Food Needed


Christmas Outreach Opportunities

Tree of Love -Purchase individual gift items for individuals from tags that are placed on the Christmas Tree of Love in the gathering space.

The Tree will be set-up the weekend before Thanksgiving Nov 19/20.

Presents due back by Dec.  4th

Christmas Sponsor a Family- Purchase gifts for a family. You select the size of the family you wish to sponsor (2-6 people). Several families or a group of people can sponsor a larger family. Gifts per person are usually a value of $50 and based on a list of needed items prepared by the family. This program adopts families from Aslan Youth Ministries, The Center in Asbury Park, Family Resource Associates and the Highpoint School.  The goal is to sponsor families in need at Christmas.  If you, your family, your neighbors, coworkers, or friends would like to sponsor a family in need this holiday season.
 
To sign up to sponsor a family please contact co-chairs:
Sue  

Kathy 

wamaher2@aol.com

 Parish Community

Annual Thanksgiving Ecumenical Service 

November 22 at 7:30 pm

 held at the Reformed Church

Combined musical selections by the Colts Neck Reformed Church Choir and the Parish of Saint Mary Magnificat Choir. 


Liturgical Ministers  Think CHRISTMAS


Calling all Extraordinary Ministers of Communion, Altar Servers, Readers, Ushers, and Greeters.

Sign-up for the Christmas Mass of your choice by contacting

Andrew Macirowski,  

It's imperative that we sign up early to help the church plan for the Christmas Season accordingly.


Light Up a Memory Ceremony * Dec 10

LUAM web page for more information


Advent Pancake Breakfast * Dec 11

* Purchase tickets $5/person, in advance at the Parish Office. Tickets Available on-line is coming weeks.

           * Tickets sold at the door will be $10 each

           *Pancake Breakfast Flyer

Contact 


 


 

www.facebook.com/the.parish.of.st.mary


 
www.stmaryscoltsneck.org

Weekly Bulletins on Line

Fr. Victor's Blog                                           

Election Statements

Diocese of Trenton   &

Comparison of the 2016 Republican and Democratic Platforms- from Priest for Life

30 October e-Bulletin



31 OCTOBER  

All Saint Day Vigil - 7pm followed by Patriotic Rosary- Church

1

All Saint Day - 9 am- Church

2

All Souls Day - 9 am- Church

5

Saturday 4 pm Mass starts

Daylight Savings Ends 

6

Mass of Remembrance 10 am

Sunday 5 pm Mass starts

7

Patriotic Rosary- 7pm Chapel

8

Election Day

9

Martha Mary Meeting

11

Veterans Day 9 am Mass - Church

12

Collectible Show - 9 am - 2 pm

19

Fall Clean-Up Day Flyer

20

AGAPE

LUAM Deadline

22

Ecumenical Service Hosted by The Reformed Church 7:30 pm

24

Thanksgiving 9 am Mass - Church

27

No Sunday 5 pm Mass



4

Advent Penance & Reconciliation 3:00 pm

10

Light-Up a Memory Ceremony following the 4 pm Mass

LUAM PDF FORM

Purchase lights on the Parish website



11

Pancake Breakfast Flyer

 & Info on ways to help

24

Christmas Eve Mass Schedule
Masses 3, 4:30, 6 & 10 pm

25

Christmas Day Mass Schedule

Masses 9 am & 10 am


 

September Update



Endowment Campaign


Parish Office News change to Mass Intentions

- 2017 Mass Book will open Nov. 1     more information

 

Thanksgiving Weekend 

Parish Office hours

Thursday, 26 November the Parish Office will be closed.

Reopening on Monday, 28 November

Facts of Faith

Response to Catholics for Choice ads

 

Main Office: 732-780-2666

Parish Office: Regular Hours 8:30 am-7:30 pm M-Thurs, Closed Fri & Sat 

  Open Sun 9 am-12 noon 

 
 
 
 
 
 
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