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
CELEBRATION OF THE FEAST OF ST. ANN. OUR PATRON SAINT
Novena Intention Now Available!
In Honor of the Feast of St. Ann, we will have a Novena of Masses. This Novena will begin during the Celebration of the Eucharist and be said for 9 days for all intentions that have been registered. If you would like to remember someone or an intention during this Novena, please check the entrance of the Church for these special envelopes.
Celebration of the Eucharist:
Saturday, July 22nd, 2017 – 5:15 pm
In honor of the Feast of St. Ann, our Patron Saint, the Celebration of the Eucharist will be held at the 5:15 pm mass on Saturday, July 22, 2017. A Pot Luck Dinner will be held in the Parish Centre following the mass. All are invited and encouraged to attend.
PARISH PICNIC – MARK YOUR CALENDARS
Our Parish Picnic will be held on Sunday, September 10, 2017. Please mark your calendars for this date and plan on attending. Watch the bulletin for further details!
NEW STUDENT REGISTRATION – CCD
Registration for our Religious Education classes for all NEW students in grades K through 8 for the 2017/2018 school year will be held in the Rectory during office hours, beginning Monday, July 31st for K through 8. Classes will begin Sunday, September 10th. Registration is ONLY for NEW students entering the program. A copy of your child’s baptismal certificate is needed if your child was not baptized at St. Ann’s. If your child attended classes at St. Ann’s for the 2016/2017 year, (and did not drop out), you will receive their class assignment in the mail in August along with your tuition statement. If you have any questions about registering your child, please contact the Rectory at 893-3246.
CCD TEACHERS AND AIDES NEEDED!
We are preparing for the New Year for Religious Education of our children. As you know, this is fundamental in their studies. We need to instill faith in the youth. This year we are in the need of quite a few teachers and aides for our Education Program. Can You Help? We need teachers now, so please call today! Leave your name and telephone number at the rectory during regular business hours, or call the CCD Coordinator, Sue Yock at (732)816-1543 call and ask questions, get more information and join our wonderful teaching team!
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.
WORLDWIDE MARRIAGE ENCOUNTER
It’s time for that 5 year tune-up! We would never expect a car to run smoothly forever without a tune-up, so why do we expect our marriage relationship to keep running smoothly without a little maintenance? The Worldwide Marriage Encounter weekend gives married couples the tools to keep their relationship in top running condition. To schedule that tune-up, go on line to wwme-southjersey.org. The next weekends are Oct 20-22 and Dec 8-10, 2017. Questions? Need more information? Call our application couple at 609-741-8012 or email@example.com Visit our website wwme-southjersey.org
BISHOP’S ANNIVERSARY BLESSINGS 2017
OCT 8 – OCEAN-MONMOUTH; OCT 22 – BURLINGTON/MERCER
All couples celebrating their 1st, 25th or 50th wedding anniversary during the 2017 calendar year are invited to gather with family and friends to share the Eucharist, renew your sacred wedding vows, and receive Bishop O’Connell’s Episcopal Blessing. Anniversary Couples from Ocean and Monmouth Counties may register through the parish to attend the Sunday, October 8, 2017 Mass and Blessing at 3:00pm at St. Aloysius Parish in Jackson. Couples from Burlington and Mercer Counties may register to attend the Mass and Blessing at St. Mary Cathedral on Sunday, October 22, 2017 at 3:00pm. The registration deadline for all anniversary couples is September 10, 2017.
Please mark your calendars for our Annual Carnival that will be held from Tuesday, August 15th through Saturday, August 19th on the grounds of the Pemberton Twp. Municipal Building.
Our Carnival raffle was mailed out to all Parishioners recently. This year’s prizes are:
First Prize: Visa Gift Card worth.............$3,000.00
Second Prize: O'Brien's Hardware Store
Certificate worth..................... $500.00
Third Prize: Acme Markets Gift card
Fourth Prize: Wawa Gift
All proceeds will be applied to the support of your Church and its many programs. We ask you to please participate by trying to sell these tickets!
NEW, IMPROVED, & EXCITING SUPER MULTIPLE 50/50 RAFFLE FOR 2017 NOW AVAILABLE
Tickets are $10 each and there are 10 tickets to a book-only 250 Books will be sold! Prizes are as follows, if all tickets are sold:
(One) 1st Prize: $6,250.00 or 25% of Gross
(Two) 2nd Prizes: $3,750.00 or 15% each of Gross
(Three) 3rd Prizes: $2,500.00 or 10% each of Gross
Total Prizes $12,500.00………..if all tickets are sold!
Drawing Date: Saturday, 8/19/17
Drawing Time: 10:00pm
Order your “reserved” super multiple
50/50 tickets today or pick them up at the entrance of the Church!!
For more information, please call the Rectory Office at (609) 893-3246 during office hours.