One in Christ pilgrimage


Photo by Alan M. Dumoff

mergingmass-webA “One in Christ Pilgrimage and Celebration” consolidation Mass with the merging Vineland parishes of Sacred Heart and St. Isidore, to share the two parish community’s histories, was celebrated Saturday, Oct. 30. Meeting at the original Sacred Heart Church at 2:15 p.m., worshippers walked to the current Sacred Heart Church, and the current Sacred Heart cemetery, before their final stop at St. Isidore Church. History, Scripture, hymn and prayer were presented at each location. At 5 p.m. a Mass was celebrated at St. Isidore, followed by a meal and fellowship. Pictured at left is Msgr. John Burton, pastor of St. Isidore.