Parish bulletin / boletin parroquial

 

 Sixth Sunday in Ordinary Time,”B”  

MASS  –  OTHER EVENTS:   SCHEDULE.    


 

Monday, February 12: 

8:00 a.m. – Pro populo          Mass     +

10:30 a.m. – Bible studies for adults       +

3:45  p.m. – CCD classes     +

4:30 p.m. – CCD classes

 

 Tuesday, February 13:

7:55 a.m. – Novena to Our Lady of the Miraculous Medal       +

8:00 a.m. – Sally Kull        Mass     +

3:45 p.m. – CCD classes      +

4:30 p.m. – CCD classes

 

Ash Wednesday, February 14:

7:00 a.m. – short service with ashes          in Spanish        +

9:00 a.m. –    Anne Woods         Mass      +

2:00 p.m. – short service with ashes        in Spanish      +

7:00 p.m. – God’s protection over Sue Dill          Mass in English       +

8:00 p.m.  TBD          Mass in Spanish       +

8:45 p.m. – Liturgy of the Hours          in Spanish

         

Thursday, February 15:

8:00 a.m. –  John S. Pastor           Mass     +

4:30 p.m. – CCD classes           Mass

 

Friday, February 16:

8:00 a.m. – Galo Tobar Sanchez         Mass       +

7:00 p.m. – Stations of the Cross        +

7:30 p.m. – Alfonso Martinez          Mass in Spanish     +

8:00 p.m. – Stations of the Cross        in Spanish      +

8:45 p.m. – Bible studies       in Spanish
 

Saturday, February 17: 

5:00 p.m. – Dr. John & Ann Smith         Mass     +

5:40 p.m. – International Art Exhibit begins          +

8:00 p.m. –  Mariano Atanasio Sanchez        Mass  in Spanish       

  

Sunday, February 18:

8:30m a.m. – God’s blessing of health for Teresa Gajska         Mass             +

10:00 a.m. – God’s blessing of health for Malgorzata Bik       Mass         +

11:30 p.m. –  God’s blessing for Ciudad family        Mass in Spanish        +

1:00 p.m. – St. Valentine’s Lunch + International Art Exhibit       +

4:00 p.m. – TBD        Mass in Spanish 

    

Pray for our parishioners, who are sick:         Geraldine Brustowicz, Jane Buttons, Charles Byron, Sue Dill, Fernanda Garcia, Mary Fehrle, Marion Kovacs, Mary Nunes, Ruth Pastor, Ann Pelecchia, Frances Patrick, Ann Pawluczek, Julia Reho, Maricela Rodriguez, Joan Singer and Charles Stark.     If you wish to have your name or that of your loved ones appear on this list – please, contact Ann Byron at 732-254-1866.


Bible School for adults:   next meeting will be held on February 26 at 10:30 a.m.

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CCD program of 2017/18 :      The program offers the following schedule of classes:  * Mondays at 4:30 p.m. ( first year of First Holy Communion ), Tuesdays at 4:30 p.m. ( second year of First Holy Communion ), Mondays at 3:45 p.m. ( first year of Confirmation ), Tuesdays at 4:30 p.m. ( second year of Confirmation ), Thursdays at 3:45 p.m. ( grades 3 – 6 of those kids, who have already received their First Hoy Communion ), Thursdays at 4:30 p.m. in Spanish and Sundays at 1:00 p.m. ( for those kids, who cannot come during the week – in English and in Spanish.


St. Stephen’s International Pilgrimages # 7 ( May 14 – 27 ) and # 8 ( July 15 – 28 ):  everybody is invited to be a part of this unique spiritual experience. Next year it will take us to such famous spiritual sites as Our Lady of LaSalette Shrine in France + St. John Vianney’s place of ministry in Ars, France + Our Lady of Nations Shrine in Amsterdam, Netherlands + Our Lady of the Poor Shrine in Banneaux, Belgium + Benedictine Abbey in Echternach, Luxembourg + Royal Cathedral in Monte Carlo, Monaco + the Chapel of the Shroud of Jesus in Turin, Italy + St. Florin Cathedral in Vaduz, Liechtenstein + Chapel of the Winding Bridge in Lucerne, Switzerland + Shrine of the holy Cross in Landsberg am Lech, Germany. Among the non-religious sites of interest will be: a cruise on the famous Amsterdam canals and a train ride via Glacier Express to see glaciers in the Swiss Alps. The cost per person is $3100.00 and includes the air-fare, hotel accommodation, daily breakfast, transportation in Europe & all sightseeing.


International Art Exhibit:     on Saturday & Sunday, February 17 & 18 after all Masses in our Parish Center. Featuring a well known Portuguese artist Nuno Pedreiro, who will be present. All are invited.


Saint Valentine’s International Dinner:    Sunday, February  18   at 1:00 p.m. Tickets at $10.00 per person are available at the door.

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All businesses in our area are invited to place ads in our parish bulletin – it appears every week in two language versions ( in English and in Spanish ). Our rate for an ad – the size of a business card:  $150.00 per year.      More info in our parish office ( 732-257-0100 ).

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Parish registration              You are warmly invited to join our old, small Parish with a Big Heart. Please, print / complete the below listed mini-form and mail it to the parish office ( 20 William Street, South River, N.J. 08882 ), or simply drop it off in our Sunday collection basket.

If you live far away – you can become an Honorary Member of Saint Stephen’s, supporting it spiritually and financially.

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