The Forever Young Group at Notre Dame de la Mer Parish is sponsoring a bus trip to Sight and Sound Theater in Lancaster, PA to see Queen Esther on Tuesday, May 5. Queen Esther is one of the most riveting Bible stories of the Old Testament. The package includes: Motor coach transportation, reserved seats for the 11 a.m. show and lunch at Millers Smorgasbord after the show. Cost of the trip is $140 per person. For more information call Kay, 609-536-2865.

Infant Jesus Parish Women’s Club Lenten Shrine Trip, Saturday, March 28, to Saint John Paul II Shrine, Washington, DC. Bus leaves St. Margaret School, Woodbury Hts., at 8 a.m., arrives at the shrine at approximately 10:30. Includes visit to the Museum, the Luminous Mysteries Chapel and venerate a first class relic of St. John Paul II. Confessions will be held prior to the noon Mass at the Redemptor Hominis Church, then a tour of the shrine and lunch in the café. Bus departs the shrine approximately 3 p.m. and arriving back to St. Margaret’s at 5:30. Cost, $75, due at time of registration, includes tours, lunch, motor coach and all taxes and gratuities. Contact Neen Raspa, 856-468-6430 or

Christ Our Light Leisure Club, Cherry Hill, Nashville, TN trip: July 5-10, 6 days, 5 nights, 3 nights in Opryland Hotel, overnight lodging to and from Nashville, 3 dinner theatres in Nashville including Grand Ole Opry; guided tour of Nashville and Country Music Hall of Fame; Tour of Ryman Auditorium, RCA Studio B Tour, 5 breakfasts, 3 dinners; includes luggage handling, taxes & gratuities. Call Jackie Gibney for flyers, 856-779-0877.

Pilgrimage to Our Lady of Guadalupe in Mexico, March 7-13 with Fr. Sanjai Devis and Brenda Quinn. Visit Basilicas and Shrines, pyramids, take a boat ‘promenade’ through the channels of Xochimilco, experience Taxco, the City in the Clouds, visit Puebla, the city of Angels and Churches, have time to explore and shop + more. $2199 (+$399/single room), includes nonstop air from Newark to Mexico City, transportation from Haddon Heights to the Newark airport, air conditioned motor coach in Mexico, English speaking guide, top hotels, breakfast and dinner daily, and all entrance fees per itinerary. Private Mass celebrated daily for the group. For more information visit or call Evelyn, 1-800-842-4842. $500 deposit at registration.

Fr. Chris Bakey from the parish of Our Lady of Peace, Williamstown, pilgrimage to see the Passion Play in Oberammergau, Germany Aug. 3-13, which is performed once every 10 years. This experience will be complimented by a coach transport through other parts of Germany, Austria and Switzerland. Mass will be celebrated every day and Fr. Bakey will serve as spiritual director. Price is $4299 dbl oc/single supplement of $850, from Philadelphia. For more specific details contact Roseann:

Notre Dame de la Mer Parish, Classic Danube River Cruise with Oberammergau Passion Play Sept. 7 to 17.  Highlights include a walking tour of Passau, Slovakia’s remarkable city of Bratislava, tour of Budapest, cruise through the Wachau Valley, tour of Munich, performance of the 2020 Oberammergau Passion Play, and  visit to Linderhof Palace. For more info call Phyllis, 609-425-9523.

Join Fr. Tom Barcellona on a unique trip to Northern Italy and enjoy the Passion Play in Sordevolo, Italy. 10 days/9 nights, non stop air included, daily breakfast, 5 local dinners with wine, hotel taxes and fees and round trip Newark Airport transfer. $4510/pp. Single supplement: $899. Optional insurance, $319/pp. Call Gail, 609-314-1032 to book NOW.