Celebration of Mass for Christmas Eve and Christmas Day

CHRISTMAS EVE MASS TIMES
2 PM
4 PM
6 PM
8 PM

Additional Overflow Mass at
2 PM & 4 PM in the
Parish Hall

Christmas Day
8 AM 
10 AM 
11:30 AM

Additional Overflow Mass at
10 AM & 11:30 AM in the
Parish Hall

DOORS WILL OPEN 1/2 HOUR BEFORE
THE START OF EACH SCHEDULED MASS

Due to COVID-19 Protocols, the number of parishioners who attend Mass must be limited to 1/3 Capacity. Please note the following:

  • Masks MUST be worn - no admittance without a mask
  • Social Distance must be maintained by those who are not family/living in the same household.
  • Hand Sanitizer MUST be used by everyone as they enter the Church and again as they leave

Given all current public health and safety reports the Dispensation from the Obligation to attend Mass has been extended


UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.
The faithful are encouraged but not required to attend Sunday Mass in their Parishes whenever possible or to participate in outdoor or live-streamed Parish Masses offered online until the dispensation ceases in order “to keep holy, the Lord’s Day.”

Preparing for Christmas during COVID - Diocese of Trenton - Lawrenceville, NJ

Bishop O’Connell: Dispensation for Mass obligation given, churches will remain open

Diocese's instructions on coronavirus and liturgical practices

Wanted: Eucharistic Ministers of Holy Communion, Readers and Altar Servers. Please call the parish office at 732-938-5375 or contact Deacon Dan at deacondan@sienachurch.org for further information.

The Religious Ed Program is in need of Substitute Catechists. Please call the office at 732-938-6229 for more information.

Volunteer Opportunities GraphicWe are pleased to announce that we are now offering ONLINE REGISTRATION for our 2019-2020 Community Service Opportunities at St. Catherine of Siena Parish.  Please click on the link to sign-up. A list of opportunities can also be found in the Religious Education Tab. For more information, please call the Parish Office at 732-938-5375. Monday through Thursday, 9 a.m. - 2 p.m. or Sunday 9 a.m. - 12:45 p.m.

Opening Your Heart GraphicTouching the Divine GraphicWalking with Purpose
A Catholic Women's Bible Study
WWP meets weekly onTuesdays through May 2020.
Call the Parish Office or email  wwp@sienachurch.org for further info.

WeShare logoGive Online WeShare online giving helps parishioners support the important work we are called to do together. Set up one-time or recurring donations, choose when and how to give to specific collections, and view your complete, accurate financial records at any time during the year. Further information.

Pilgrim Virgin Statue
The Legion of Mary Auxiliary of St. Catherine of Siena Parish Pilgrim Statue is available to grace and bless your home. If you would like to open your home to our Blessed Mother, please contact Nancy Martinez at 732-616-3127 or email legionofmary@sienachurch.org.
Catholic Cloud App DownloadSMART PHONE USERS now have a free App at SCOSNJ.Catholic.Cloud. Announcements, calendar, Mass schedules, and news items. Anyone over age 12 can be an usher. Confirmation students - earn service hours. Contact the Parish Office at frontoffice@sienachurch.org or 732-938-5375.
Ushers Needed GraphicAnyone over age 12 can be an usher. Confirmation students - earn service hours. Contact the Parish Office at frontoffice@sienachurch.org or 732-938-5375.
The Diocese of Trenton is committed to the initiatives outlined in the U.S. Bishops Charter for the Protection of Children and Young People... See the remainder of the Notice from the Diocese.
Check out Links for a wide variety of information of interest to Catholics. 
Recommendation for Sponsorship ... In order to be a godparent/sponsor for Baptism or Confirmation, a person must have received all their Sacraments through Confirmation; be at least 16 years of age; if married, be married in the Catholic Church; attend Mass faithfully … also, be a registered, actively participating parishioner for a minimum of six (6) months. Please stop by the Parish Office to fill out a form to be recommended for sponsorship. All requests will be seen by the Pastor and you will be notified when it is ready.

Welcome to St. Catherine's
The Parish Community of Saint Catherine of Siena welcomes you with great delight and pleasure. Everyone, as well as your families, are joyfully invited to be among us at the celebration of Sunday Liturgies and to be actively involved in the faith-filled activities of the Parish.

Come, see and experience the parish life our ministries and services offer to all, leading us to fulfill the Gospel Truth and Values.

Full of hope and gladness, may you realize and find that our website is helpful and informative.
 
Mission Statement
With eyes firmly fixed on the Gospel of Jesus Christ, the community of Saint Catherine of Siena Parish gathers to celebrate the Eucharist and worship God with joy and commitment. We welcome and reach out to those within our parish family and those beyond this community as we spread the Good News by offering hospitality, spirituality, ongoing faith formation, and support for those to whom we minister.
 
Prayer to St. Catherine of Siena
Father, in meditating on the sufferings of your Son and in serving Your Church, St. Catherine was filled with the fervor of Your love. By her prayers may we share in the mystery of Christ’s death and rejoice in the revelation of His glory.
St. Catherine of Siena Pray for Us