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September 21st, 2003
25th Sunday in Ordinary Time
Pray For Those Seriously Ill
Anthony Tuzzo, Joan Wheeler, John Brawer, Edward Anderson, John Krohn, Richard Carlson, Mary Grish and Ursala Ferris.
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Every Tuesday, the Blessed Sacrament is exposed in the church from 3 to 4 p.m. It is an hour of prayer for the priests, DIVINE MERCY and religious men and women of the church. Prayers are also said for an increase of vocations to the priesthood and religious life.We invite you to come and spend time with the Lord for these intentions and for your personal requests.
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organizations as well as an update as to what is going on with our parish
By your wounded heart: teach us love, teach us love, teach us love..... -Daphne Fraser
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Cathedral Concert Series
The Cathedral Concert Series opens its 35th Season with an organ recital given by Fred Hohman of Pro Organo Recordings. The concert takes place in the Cathedral Basilica on Sunday, September 21, 2003. Suggested donation $10. For more information, call 973-484-2400 or visit http://www.cathedralbasilica.org . All are welcome.
Felician Festival 2003
Something for Everyone! Felician College will host its annual Fall Festival on Sunday, September 28 - rain or shine - on the grounds of its Rutherford campus located at 223 Montross Avenue. The day will begin with a walkathon at 8:30 a.m. to raise funds for the Rutherford Community Pantry and the Rutherford Social Services Department. Mass will be celebrated at 10:30 a.m. in the Student Center, the festival grounds and craft vendors will open at 11 a.m., and the games and rides will open at 11:30 a.m. Admission to the Festival is free, but participants are encouraged to bring a non-perishable food item for the Rutherford Community Pantry. Food donations may be dropped off throughout the day at the Alumni Pavilion.
Saint Anne’s Filipino-American Association invites you to the Dinner Dance and Induction of Officers on Saturday, October 4, 2003 at 7 p.m. being held at the Crowne Plaza Exhibition Center, 2 Harmon Meadows, Secaucus, New Jersey. Requested donation is $45 per person. Celebrate with them for a Night of Music and Dancing!
An Annulment Information Evening is scheduled for Wednesday, October 8th. A canon lawyer from the Archdiocese of Newark will discuss the most recent theology, guidelines and requirements for obtaining a Church annulment. The information will be presented in terms that all can understand. A question and answer period will conclude the session. Pre-registration is not necessary. This evening of information will be held at St. John the Baptist RC Church (Parish Center), 69 Valley Street, Hillsdale at 7:30 p.m. For additional information, please call the Office of Family Life Ministries at 973-497-4327.
Magnificat Women’s Prayer Dinner
Please join the “Magnificat” (a Ministry to Catholic Women) for dinner on October 20th at 7 p.m. at the Chandelier, 340 Franklin Ave., Belleville, as they share in the Spirit of gratitude and praise of God. After a delicious dinner, there will be a period of prayer and worship and an opportunity to hear Yolanda Cleffi share the story of her journey from Assembly of God minister back to the Roman Catholic Church. We know Yolanda’s witness will inspire, encourage and lift you up as she shares the great things the Lord has done in her life. You’re invited to bring a friend. For tickets, send $40 with a self-addressed, stamped envelope to Mrs. A. Uzzalino, 553 Lynn Street, Ridgewood, NJ 07450, by October 6th. Directions will be mailed with all ticket confirmations. For more information, call 201-444-4064.
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MONDAY Ezr 1:1-6 Ps 126:1-6 Lk 8:16-18
TUES. Ezr 6:7-8,12b,14-20 Ps 122:1-5 Lk 8:19-21
WED. Ezr 9:5-9 Ps Tb 13:2-4,6-8 Lk 9:1-6
THURS. Hg 1:1-8 Ps 149:1-6,9 Lk 9:7-9
FRIDAY Hg 1:15b-2:9 Ps 43:1-4 Lk 9:18-22
SATURDAY Zec 2:5-9,14-15a Ps Jer 31:10-13 Lk 9:43b-45NEXT SUNDAY - 26TH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME Nm 11:25-29 Ps 19:8,10,12-14 Jas 5:1-6 Mk 9:39-43,45,47-48
Sept. 22 - Parent sign-up for Rainbows 7 p.m. in CCD Office. This program is for children who have lost a loved one or who come from a one-parent home.
Sept. 23 - Confirmation classes begin from 6:30-5 p.m. Come through CCD entrance; please bring in all materials missing.
Sept. 28 - First day of class. NO REGISTRATION BEING TAKEN THIS DAY!! Parents are to come to Chapel Hall with children. Teachers will bring them to classroom to explain expectations of child.
If you haven’t picked up class cards, please do so today. Office will be open from 11 a.m.-1 p.m.
For Fathers Whose Children Have Died...The needs of fathers who have suffered the loss of a son or daughter are unique. The Office of Family Life Ministries of the Archdiocese of Newark invites all grieving fathers to an evening of prayer, sharing, and discussion, away from societal expectations, in the hope it will provide a special place of understanding and healing. This evening of reflection will be held on Friday, September 26, 2003 at Notre Dame RC Church (Parish Center), 358 Central Avenue, North Caldwell at 7:30 p.m. Pre-registration is requested. Please call the Office of Family Life Ministries at 973-497-4327 for information and registration.
Marriage Enrichment Weekend
October 3-5, 2003 - With the passing of Labor Day, the summer is over and it’s back to the same old grind. Same old work, same old school, same old routine. But it doesn’t have to be the same old, same old when it comes to your relationship in marriage. You can reawaken your marriage by attending a Marriage Encounter Weekend. Spending time with your spouse and other couples could put the spring back into your life together. The next weekend will be October 3,4,5 at a nearby Sommerfield Suites Hotel. For more information or to register, please call Jim and Pat Detura at 201-384-8497.
High School Admissions
Applications and fees are presently being processed through October 17th. By applying early, you will have a better chance of being assigned to a test site of your choice. Test date for Archdiocese of Newark (Hudson, Bergen, Essex and Union counties) is November 7th. This test is for 8th grade students applying for Fall 2004 admission to Catholic High School. Applications are available by calling the Coop Admissions Exam Office at 1-800-569-2667 or from a Catholic elementary or high school.
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