Roman Catholic Perpetual Eucharistic Adoration Parish, 24 hours a day - 7 days a week

Adorers Are Needed

Adorers are urgently needed for the following days: Wednesday, Thursday...

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School of Liturgy Formation Session

School of Liturgy Sessions have started. If you are interested in becoming a Liturgical Minister, please contact Fr. Harte at 927-1154. He will verify that you are eligible to be part of this spiritually enriching ministry

Pray for the Sick

Please call the Parish Office to add a name to the sick list. Please pray for ...

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First Communion Dates

4/24 11:00 a.m. Sunday Mass
5/1 9:30 a.m. Sunday Mass
5/15 11:00 a.m. Sunday Mass

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Our Lady Of Sorrows

Our Mission Statement

We are the family of Our Lady of Sorrows Parish, a community of individuals  united by the love of Christ.
We reach out to all through prayer, spiritual formation, liturgical offerings, education, a welcoming spirit and service.
We are a perpetual adoration parish, sharing this opportunity with the surrounding communities.

Our Priests

Rev. Paul D. Harte, Pastor

Rev. Cal N. Laverde, Senior Priest

Joseph W. Lonergan, Daecon


 Mass Schedule


Saturdays: Confessions 4:00 to 5:00 p.m., Masses 8:00 a.m. & 6:30 p.m. Vigil
Sunday Masses:  8:00, 9:30, 11 a.m. & 6:30 p.m.
Daily Mass Monday through Friday: 7:00 & 8:30 a.m., Saturday: 8 a.m.
Tuesday Evenings: Mass 6:30 p.m. St. Anthony Novena follows
Wednesdays: Our Lady of Perpetual Help Novena Follows 8:30 a.m. Mass
Fridays: Our Lady of Sorrows and All Consolations Novena follows 8:30 a.m. Mass



Week Days of Lent There is no obligation to fast, however, voluntary acts of self – denial are recommended.
Good Friday – Is a day of Fast and Abstinence from meat.
There is a limit of one full meal for all between the ages of 14 and 59 inclusive.
Days of Abstinence – (All Fridays in Lent) –
All those who have reached their 14th year are bound to abstain totally from meat.
Easter Duty Obligation – After they have received their First Holy Communion, Catholics are bound by the obligation of receiving Holy Communion at least once a
year. This precept should be fulfilled during the Easter Season. Catholics are also bound to confess serious (mortal) sins at least once a year, but this is not limited to the Lenten/Easter Season.


REGISTRATION FOR NEW PARISHIONERS:
Please call or stop into the Parish Office to fill out a registration form. We would appreciate notification if you move or change your registration at anytime.
PARISH MEMBERSHIP:
A parishioner is one who belongs to the Our Lady of Sorrows Parish Community. As such, are committed to worship and participate spiritually, socially and financially in the life of the Parish. Adults over the age of 21 should register independently from your parent’s registration.

BAPTISMS:
Baptisms are held on the second Sunday of the month at 12:15 p.m.
Baptismal Preparation Class is held on the third Monday of the month at 7 p.m. in the Church.
Please contact the Parish Office to register.

MARRIAGES:
The Common Policy for all the Dioceses of New Jersey requires a period of preparation for the Sacrament of Matrimony. Arrangements should be made one year in advance. Please call the Parish Office to schedule your appointment with the Parish priest, before any social plans are finalized.

PASTORAL CARE OF THE SICK:
Arrangements for Communion Calls to the sick at home can be made by calling the Parish Office. Please notify the Parish Office when a parishioner is in the hospital.

KNIGHTS OF COLUMBUS:
609-926-9599 — Tom Haynes All Saints Council, #6277

MINISTRY OF MOTHERHOOD:
M.O.M’s http://ministryofmotherhood@yahoo.com

LEGION OF MARY:
Tuesdays at 9 a.m. in Annex
Visit our website at: http://legionofmarylinwood.tripod.com./

CIRCLE OF PRAYER:
Request prayers or participate 609-927-6047

ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS MEETINGS:
In Annex Wednesday & Friday 7 to 8 p.m. & Saturday 8 to 9 p.m. 609-641-8855

AL-ANON MEETINGS:
Al-Anon is for everyone who is dealing with a loved one or a friend who drinks too much.
Meetings: Wednesday 7 p.m. in Annex
Call Steve 609-332-6727

GAMBLERS ANONYMOUS:
In Annex, Thursday 7 p.m.

BINGO:
Fridays at 7:30 p.m.- $1000 prizes

Church Office

Telephone: 609-927-1154

Parish Office Hours:
Monday to Thursday: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Fridays: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

During the months of June, July and August the Parish Office will close at 12 Noon on Fridays.

In case of a spiritual emergency only, and you need to reach the priest, please call 609-927-1154 and use the prompt.

Events

Friday Eves at 7p.m. Stations of the Cross
February 12th, 19th, 26th, March 4th, 11th, 18th, 25th
February 27 Chili Cook Off
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February 28 Franciscan Mystery Players
March 5th Indoor Flea Market
for more info call Simone 927-0569
March 19th Fine Art Antiques & Crafts Show
for more info call Joan 927-6349
March 20th Passion Sunday
Vigil Mass Saturday 6:30 p.m.
Sunday Masses: 8:00, 9:30, 11:00 a.m. & 6:30 p.m.
March 24th Holy Thursday
No morning Masses
Confessions 4:00 to 5:00 p.m.
6:30 p.m. - Mass of the Lord’s Supper
(Adoration at the Repository until 3 p.m. Friday)
March 25th Good Friday
Day of Fast and Abstinence - No morning Masses
3:00 p.m. Solemn Service
The Passion with Veneration of the Cross and Holy Communion
7:00 p.m. Stations of the Cross
March 26th Holly Saturday
No morning Masses
12:00 p.m. - Blessing of the Easter Foods
Confessions - 4:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
8:00 p.m. Easter Vigil Mass
(Adoration continues after Mass)
March 27th Easter Sunday
Masses: 8:00, 9:30 and 11:00 a.m.
Easter Egg Hunt for children Ages 10 and under after the 9:30 a.m. Mass, refreshments follow.
There is NO 6:30 p.m. Mass on Easter Sunday.

OUR GIFT OF DIVINE MERCY

Date: Saturday, March 5, 2016
Time:1:30 p.m.
Speakers: Fr. Paul Harte and Karen Japzon
ROSARY, 3 O’clock Divine Mercy Chaplet
& ADORATION to follow.
After Adoration,
Refreshments and Books for purchase will be in First Room in the Church Annex.
Sponsored by: The Legion of Mary and
Our Lady of Sorrows Praesidium
Contact: Linda Tuccinardi at 653-8152 for more information.

Franciscan Mystery Players


On the Third Sunday of Lent, February 28th, at 7:30 p.m. in the Church, "The Way of the Cross" will be presented by the Franciscan Mystery Players who are high school and college youth members.
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Please join us for this spiritually enriching event.

Easter Egg Hunt


We are collecting Easter Candy for our Easter Egg hunt. All donations can be dropped off at the Parish Office during the week or the SRE office. Thank you for your generosity for this fun event!

Join the Our Lady of Sorrows Youth Choir!

Open to students grades K-8! Rehearsals for new members start Monday (Oct. 5th) and are held once a week from 5:30-6:10 p.m. Click here for more info.

Homebound Holy Communion


Our Lady of Sorrows’ Extraordinary Ministers of Holy Communion are readily available to bring Communion to the homes of the sick. If you or someone that you know is a shut-in and would like to receive Communion, please let us know by contacting the Parish Office at 927-1154.