St. Catherine of Siena Parish

Farmingdale, New Jersey


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Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary - Wednesday, August 15, 2018
Holy Day of Obligation, Mass at 9:00 am and 7:00 pm at the main church.

Back to School GraphicInvitation for Special Blessing - Calling all college students heading off to school for the fall. We will be offering a special blessing after all masses the weekend of August 18 - 19 especially for you! Come celebrate mass with your college t-shirt and take God's blessings with you as you prepare for your college journey.
Join with members of the Rosary Alter Society at 11:00 am on Sunday, August 19 to Pray the Rosary before the 11:30 am Mass.
Walking with Purpose is a weekly Bible study program for women beginning on Tuesday, September 25, 2018 from 10:00 - 11:30 am. Two programs will run simultaneously.. To learn more, come to the parish hall on Sunday, August 19, 2018 after all masses. For further information, call the parish office at 732-938-5375 or email wwp@sienachurch.org.
RCIA for Children - There will be an Ice Cream Social on Sunday, August 19, 2018 after the 11:30 am Mass for you and your child to look at this program. For more information, call the parish office at 732-938-5375 or email RCIA@sienachurch.org.
School BusThe Social Concerns Commission at St. Catherine of Siena Parish is holding a School Supplies Drive, now through August 25, 2018. For further information, Check out the Flyer for this Event or Click on the School Supplies Drive Link.
Save the Date: Hospitality Sunday, August 26, 2018 after the 8:00, 10:00 & 11:30 am Masses in the Parish Hall for: Coffee. Breakfast. Community.

RCIA - The Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults
ARE YOU SOMEONE/DO YOU KNOW SOMEONE WHO...

  • Has expressed an interest in becoming Catholic?
  • Has a child over the age of seven who has not been baptized?
  • Was baptized Catholic as a child, but has not celebrated the Sacraments of Confirmation and Eucharist?

Come together in a small group to learn more about our faith. Sessions focus on the teachings and experience of Church and prepare individuals to celebrate the Sacraments of Baptism, Confirmation, and Eucharist during the Easter season. Bring your questions, your insights and your faith story to share in a warm accepting setting. For information, contact RCIA@sienachurch.org or call our office at 731-938-5375.

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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.
The Legion of Mary Pilgrim Statue is available to visit homes in our Parish Community. If interested, call 732-616-3127 or email pheathers7@yahoo.com.
Ushers Needed GraphicAnyone over age 12 can be an usher. Confirmation students - earn service hours. Contact scottrubinson@gmail.com or call 732-492-6861.
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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
 


Upcoming Events
Today:
Fri Aug 17
PARISH OFFICES CLOSED
Sat Aug 18
Blessing after the 4:30 pm mass for students going to college
Sun Aug 19
Blessing after all masses for students going to college
Ice Cream Social for those interested in RCIA for children, in the Parish Hall after the 11:30 am mass
Walking with Purpose registration in the Parish Hall after all masses
Wed Aug 22
Walk & Pray, 7:00 pm, Parking Lot Weather Permitting
Fri Aug 24
PARISH OFFICES CLOSED

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