Weekly Update from St. Mary's
Important Gathering Guidelines from Msgr. Benwell
The Ascension of Our Lord Sunday, May 24, 2020
The Ascension of Our Lord celebrates the day that Jesus Christ, in the presence of His apostles, ascended bodily into Heaven. The Ascension occurs on the 40th day after Easter Sunday, which would have been celebrated on Thursday, May 20th this year. Please note that for this year only, the bishops of New Jersey have transferred the observance of the holy day of The Ascension of the Lord to Sunday, May 24th.
COFFEE WITH MSGR.
Msgr Benwell is inviting you to come and spend time with him. This coming week meeting will be held on
Tuesday May 26
at 11:30 as an online gathering via Zoom due to the Memorial Day holiday..
Each week there will be a different topic of discussion. If you have already registered for the other Coffee gatherings you do not need to register again. If you have any questions please feel free to contact
2020—21 Religious Education
For returning families:
You should have received an email from St. Mary’s containing an invoice, along with instructions and links for registering your child(ren). Please follow the instructions as detailed in that email. Please note: you may defer payment of Religious Education fees, but we ask that you still register your child(ren) at this time.
If you are new to our program or if you are adding a child to the program:
Please contact our Director of Religious Education, Cathy Cooney at firstname.lastname@example.org or 908- 756-6524 ext 16 for information about our program and requirements for registration.
We are Looking for Volunteers for our 2020-21 Faith Formation Program!
Classes meet on Sunday mornings (from 10—11 am), Monday evening (from 5—6 pm; and 7—8 pm) and Wednesday afternoons (from 4—5 pm). Please reach out if you are available to help!
If you have any questions
in completing the registration process, please contact Nancy Stoll at email@example.com 908-756-6524 ext. 10.
Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament immediately following Mass on Wednesday and Friday mornings
While we cannot gather to celebrate Mass together at this time, we will conclude Mass each Wednesday and Friday morning with a few moments of Adoration. Join us “virtually” via
(livestream) or our parish website (recorded).
5-24-2020 Weekly Bulletin
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