The Rectory Office is open Monday thru Friday 9:00am-12:00N; 1:00pm-4:00pm
Saturday - 9:00am-12:00N
Monday, Tuesday & Wednesday - 6:00pm-8:00pm
Thursday & Friday - Closed
MOTHER’S DAY NOVENA MASS CARDS
Novena Mass cards for Mother’s Day are now available at the entrance of the Church. This Novena will begin on Mother’s Day and be said for all those living or deceased that have been enrolled.
SPRING CLEAN UP
Attention………All Parishioners & Organizations:
Please mark your calendars and plan on coming out to help us with our Annual Spring Clean–Up day on Saturday, April 29th from 9:00 am to 12:00 noon. Don’t forget to bring your garden tools – hamburgers and hot dogs will be served!
SIX FLAGS NJ CATHOLIC RALLY
SIX FLAGS GREAT ADVENTURE, JACKSON
5/21/2017 8:30 AM - 6:30 PM
May 21, 2017 is the NJ Catholic Rally at Six Flags Great Adventure in Jackson, NJ. This day is an opportunity for youth and families from all over NJ to come together for a fun-filled day. This day provides the perfect opportunity to rejoice in our Catholic identity. Bring the entire family or your youth group and make it a day! If you are interested or want more information please contact Christopher Perry firstname.lastname@example.org.
CAROLYN I. HEIN SCHOLARSHIP
St. Ann’s Church will award a $1,000.00
Scholarship in memory of Mrs. Carolyn I. Hein, to a deserving high school student from St. Ann’s who is planning to further their education at an accredited college or university. This scholarship is open to all active members of St. Ann’s Church. Applications are available at the Rectory and on St. Ann’s website. The deadline for submission is Friday, May 5, 2017. No applications will be accepted after 4:00 pm on this date.
KENOSIS PRISON MINISTRY
“For I was in prison and you visited me.” (Matthew 23:36)- The purpose of the Kenosis Prison Ministry is to establish strong Christian communities among the populations at correctional institutions. As members of the Church and part of the Body of Christ, please keep in your prayers the residents and team members as they gather for a Christian retreat behind the walls at New Jersey State Prison, Trenton, New Jersey on April 27 through 30, 2017. We also ask that you keep in your prayers the administration, staff, and correctional officers. We thank them for allowing the Kenosis Ministry to put into action Jesus’ command- “To love one another as I have loved you.” Peace be with you.
KEY TO SUCCESS – DEADLINE 5/15/17
The second marking period is coming to a close. All registered students in grades 6th through 12th are encouraged to participate in the “Key to Success” program. Please have your 3rd marking period report card to the Rectory NO LATER than 4:00pm on Monday, May 15th. No report cards will be accepted after this date or time.
FIRST HOLY COMMUNION
The Sacrament of First Holy Communion will be held the weekend of May 6th & May 7th during the 5:15pm and 10:30am Masses. Practices will be held during the week prior to First Communion. Please check with your child’s teacher for their scheduled practice date.
The Sacrament of Confirmation will be held on Monday, May 8th at 7:00pm for all students in our Confirmation Class. Practice will be held on Sunday, May 7th at 3:00 pm in the Church. All students and their Sponsors must attend this practice.
LOOKING OUT FOR A RECEPTION PLACE?
The parish Banquet Hall is available for large and small parties, wedding receptions, family gatherings, etc. For more information contact Enes Ring at 609 894 9612.
MAKE A JOYFUL NOISE!
We are in desperate need of a few musicians as we move into the New Year. Pianists, organists, guitarists, and others are welcome to join us at the 10:30am Mass. If you can give one week a month or more we would love to have you. Remember, when you play or sing, you pray twice! See us after the 10:30am Mass and learn more about joining the group.