Special Mass/Service

Mass in honor of St. Gerard Majella, the patron saint of mothers, babies and those trying to conceive, also for those who are expecting a child, or adopting a child. Mass will be held Wednesday, Oct 17, at 7 p.m. at St. Bridget Parish, Glassboro. Pregnant moms and babies born in the in the last year will receive a special blessing. Babies and children are welcome. Those attending will be able to venerate a relic of St. Gerard and receive a blessed medal and a prayer card. For directions and/or more information call Mary Ann, 609-707-1725 or St. Bridget’s parish office, 856-881-2753.

Come celebrate St. Padre Pio’s Feast Day at the shrine on Route 40, Harding Highway in Landisville, on Wednesday, Sept. 26 at  6 p.m. Music, candlelight procession and live rosary will be held. Come meet the many people who were healed through Padre Pio’s intercessions. Refreshments will be served.

Annual Camden Diocesan Catholic Renewal Conference, Oct. 5, 6 and 7, Wildwood Convention Center Boardwalk and Burke Ave. Adult track, Master of Ceremonies: Fr. Rene’ Canales. Adult track: Father Ariel Hernandez, and Fr. James Blount. Music: Tommy Doyle and Friends. Senior high track: Forgotten Truth led by Jeff Shields and Rebekah Hardy, speaker and evangelist. Junior high track: Facilitated by Kim and Mark Pesotski. Fee: $40/adults, $50 at the door; all youth tracks/$25 for first youth, $20 for each additional; special family rate/$110. On-line registration and mail in forms are available on the website www.camdendiocesecatholicrenewal.org  Registration is available at the door.  For more information call 609-652-7729.

The Public Square Rosary Crusade will be held at Maris Stella Church, Avalon in front of the grotto at 49th and Dune Drive, Saturday Oct. 13 at 12 p.m. Maris Stella is part of St. Brendan the Navigator Parish. In the event of rain it will be held inside the church. Come and pray for Our Lady’s intercession with her Son to stop the evil which is spreading in our country and the world.

Rosary Coast to Coast: On Oct. 7, Americans across the country will call on the powerful intercession of Our Lady of the Rosary to heal our land and return it to holiness. All are invited to join in praying the Rosary at Christ the Redeemer Parish, Assumption Church, 318 Carl Hasselhan Drive, Atco at 4 p.m.  For more information contact Maureen at rosary4life@ctratco.com

First Saturday devotion every month at St. Mary Church, Cherry Hill (856-424-1454) beginning with Mass at 8 a.m., followed by Eucharistic Adoration, ending with Benediction around 9:30. Confessions are available at 8:30. The Mass will be offered for all vocations (married, single, priestly/diaconate and religious life).

Traditional Morning Prayer: Join Lay Dominicans at the Parish of Saint John Neumann, 680 Town Bank Road, North Cape May on the 4th Sunday each month at 9 a.m. We recite centuries old morning prayer as said by communities throughout the Universal Church. Dominican rite rosary follows morning prayer. Parish Mass is 10 a.m. after prayers. Call 609-886-4194 with questions.

Children of all ages and caregivers are invited to join the Ministry of Motherhood for the Children’s Rosary immediately following the 8 a.m. Mass at Our Lady of Sorrows, Linwood in the Cry Room. First Saturday of most months. Check out www.childrensrosary.org to learn more about this beautiful international movement.

St. Peter Church, Merchantville, Mass of Reconciliation every First Monday beginning 6:30 p.m. Rosary, 7 p.m. Mass, 8 p.m. Healing Prayer for Families and Individuals. Come and pray together for peace and reconciliation in our country, in our world, in our families. For information and directions, see the website: saintpetermerchantville.com or call 856-663-1373.

Precious Blood Chaplet prayed before the Blessed Sacrament, Fridays from 7 to 8 p.m., Our Lady of Sorrows Church, Wabash and Poplar Aves. Linwood. Devotion For Our Times. Contact Melanie, 609-390-2348.

Welcome & Inclusion Masses for Individuals and Families of Children with Special Needs at the following churches: 1st Saturday of the Month, 4:30 p.m. Mass, Christ Our Light, Cherry Hill;  3rd Saturday of the month, 4:30 p.m. Church of the Holy Family, Sewell; 4th Saturday of the month, 12:15 p.m. Mass St. Joachim Parish, Bellmawr. Second Sunday, 10 a.m. Mass in Sign Language at Blessed Teresa Parish, Church of the Holy Saviour, Westmont.  All are welcome, all churches are accessible. For more information contact Father Hugh Bradley, 856-583-6111 or hugh.bradley@camdendiocese.org

St. Mary, Cherry Hill: Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament is held from 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., year round in the chapel.

Mary, Mother of Mercy Parish, Glassboro, Eucharistic Adoration (in the chapel) Thursdays beginning at 3 p.m. and ending on Friday, 4 p.m. For information contact Barbara, 856-881-0909 or parishoffice@mary-mom.com

Sunday Night Mass, Holy Child Parish, weekly at 6 p.m. at St. Maria Goretti Church, 321 Orchard Ave., Runnemede. Twice a month, music will be led by the new Teen Praise Band. All are welcome. For more information, call 856-939-1681.

The Knights Of Columbus, Santa Maria Council 1443 monthly rosary, (every third Thursday), 350 Crystal Lake Ave., Haddon Twp. (across from the Tap Room). Slide show is used for meditation during the rosary; brief segment from Fr. Barron’s Catholicism DVDs will be shown after the rosary; activity books and crayons provided for children. Rosary begins at 7 p.m., ends around 7:45 Light refreshments and snacks are provided.

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