Special Mass/Service


MONTH’S MIND MASS for Bishop Joseph Anthony Galante, RIP: The Mass will be celebrated on Friday, June 28, the Solemnity of the Sacred Heart of Jesus, at Noon in the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, Camden.

9TH annual Mass of Welcome and Reception for the Haitian farm workers, Friday, June 21, Eucharistic celebration at 6 p.m. followed by reception, 220 Columbia Rd., Hammonton. Celebrant and homilist, Father Nicolas Jean Vanes celebrated in Haitian Creole and English. Donations of non-perishable beverages for the farmworkers are appreciated. For more information contact Cherryl Summers, 856-583-2901 or Father Yans Jazon, 856-858-0298.

St. Rose of Lima Parish, Haddon Heights will hold the traditional Corpus Christi Procession, Sunday, June 23 following the 11 a.m. Holy Mass, starting at the entrance on 4th street, and then around the block.  All are invited to experience the display of belief in the greatest gift the Lord has given us: Himself.

St. Mary School, 735 Union Rd., Vineland, annual Red, White and Blue Mass, Friday, June 14, at 9 a.m., to honor all men and women who risk their lives to keep American citizens and the country safe, for police, military, first responders, firefighters, correction officers, EMTs and veterans. If you currently serve or are retired, if possible wear your Class A uniform.  Any questions, call 856-692-8537, x 324 or visit www.smrschool.org Media is invited to attend.

St. Peter, Merchantville, will celebrate the Feast of St. Anthony of Padua with a Solemn Novena in his honor through Thursday, June 13, at 7 p.m. each evening with novena prayers, sermon and Benediction except June 8 (Novena prayers will be said during the 5 p.m. Mass.) Closing Mass, Thursday, June 13 at 7 p.m. Visit the website: www.saintpetermerchantville.com for the list of preachers.

St. Peter, Merchantville, will celebrate the Feast of Corpus Christi, Sunday, June 23, at the 10:30 a.m. Mass followed by solemn outdoor procession with triple Benediction of the Most Blessed Sacrament. Procession will be led by the G. Verdi Symphonic Band. Guest preacher will be Fr. John Rossi. For more information call 856-663-1373 or visit the website: www.saintpetermerchantville.com

Saint Joseph’s Men, Fatima Rosary Prayer Group 2019, Atlantic City Boardwalk, Nadine Boggs Carpenter Pavilion, between New York & Kentucky Aves., noon (arrive early), June 13, July 13, Aug. 13, Sept. 13 and Oct. 13, rain or shine. Rosary captain: Joseph M. Piecyk, Our Lady of Peace Parish, josephpiecyk@yahoo.com

Thursday, June 13: The National Blue Army Shrine of Our Lady of Fatima, 674 Mt. View Rd. E., Asbury, NJ 08802, will celebrate Our Lady’s apparitions at Fatima, and the 100th anniversary of the building of the Capelinha requested by Our Lady. Pray at the Holy House USA containing crushed stone from the Holy House of Loreto, the actual altar and baldacchino over which the last great vision of Fatima took place, and the largest extant piece of the tree upon which Our Lady stood at Fatima. 10:30 a.m., Confessions; 12 noon, Rosary Procession; 12:30 p.m., speaker, David Carollo; 1:15, Holy Mass, celebrant, Rev. Ronan Murphy; Eucharistic Procession, Divine Mercy Chaplet, Fatima Farewell Procession. Talk at Holy House USA at 10:30 a.m. and 3:30 p.m.; Talk at Capelinha at 3:30 p.m. 908-689-1700, x224. www.bluearmy.com

Together In Prayer, a prayer group for the LGBT Catholic Community, will take a July/August summer break. The year will conclude with a Mass of Accompaniment & Inclusion, for LGBT Catholics, their families, loved ones, and supporters in faith, Sunday June 23 at Saints Peter & Paul Church, Turnersville at 6 p.m. For more information call Christine, 207-240-5254.

Join the Ministry of Motherhood for the Children’s Rosary, the First Saturday immediately following the 8 a.m. Mass at Our Lady of Sorrows in the cry room. Check out childrensrosary.org to learn more about this beautiful international apostalate or to pray with us virtually.

Life in the Spirit Seminar, Our Lady of Guadalupe Parish in the Our Lady of Grace Chapel, 135 North White Horse Pike, Lindenwold.  A journey for a closer walk with Jesus and the Holy Spirit.  Evenings begin at 7 p.m. with rosary and prayer; 7:30 praise and worship in song; and a teaching followed by small group sessions for sharing. For information contact Jeanette, 856-207-2967.

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.

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.