St. Catherine of Siena Parish

Farmingdale, New Jersey




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.
Share the Warmth Drive
Please bring any extra or unwanted coats, hats, sweaters, scarves, gloves, mittens and socks for the Share the Warmth Drive.
Check out the latest Financial Report from the Finance Council.
Walking with Purpose began on September 26th at 10:00 am in the Parish Hall. For more information, please contact Gladys McTighe or Laura Randazzo at wwp@sienachurch.org.
Rosary BeadsSign Up Online or download the Sign Up Form for St. Catherine’s Rosary Altar Society. We have a great year with new activities planned. Dues are just $10 for the year. All women of the parish are invited to join. 
FORMER BannerGo online to www.formed.org to see all of the programs available to study, listen to, watch or read. It is free and easy to register. Go to www.formed.org, click on Register (the parish code is already entered for you), enter your email and create a password. We urge you to Click on STUDY, SACRAMENTAL PREP and then the FORGIVEN graphic and watch this week's episode. Please be aware that you must use Chrome or Firefox or Safari to access FORMED. Internet Explorer won't work.

Graphic - Our Lord calms the storm at sea

 

Pray for those affected by the hurricanes.

Catholic Cloud App DownloadSMART PHONE USERS  We now have a mobile App!  Go to SCOSNJ.Catholic.Cloud right on your iPhone or Android to get it. It's free! You'll be able to get up-to-the-minute announcements, check out the bulletin and Mass schedules, call the parish office with one push of a button and more.  We'd like your feedback!
Mega Cash Raffle GraphicSt. Veronica Parish Mega 50/50 Raffle - Dinner/Dance. Tickets on sale now. Cost of each ticket is $40. Drawing will be held on November 4, 2017, 6:00 pm during a costume dinner/dance in St. Veronica Gym, 4215 Hwy 9, Howell, NJ 07731. For more information, please contact the St. Veronica Parish Office at 732-363-4200.
THANK YOU TO ALL WHO HAVE VOLUNTEERED TO BE CATECHISTS! We have all our Catechists (but one) already! If you would like to teach, substitute or assist in a classroom please call Kyle Galante 732-938-6229. Training will be August 30, Wednesday at 6:30. The Teacher/Catechist meeting will be Sept. 13, Wednesday, 6:30.  
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. Anyone over age 12 can be an usher. Confirmation students - earn service hours. Contact scottrubinson@gmail.com or call 732-492-6861.
Check out Links for a wide variety of information of interest to Catholics.
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:
Thu Oct 19
Legion of Mary 10 am Conference Room
Faith in Our Future Committee, 7 pm, St. William the Abbot
Sat Oct 21
SVDP Fall Bake Sale at the 4:30 pm Mass
Sun Oct 22
SVDP Fall Bake Sale at all of the Masses
CLOW at the 11:30 am Mass
Giving Tree Working Meeting, after 10 & 11:30 am Masses, Parish Hall - tent.
Mon Oct 23
Rel Ed Classes 4:30-5:45 pm & 6-7:15 pm
Wed Oct 25
Rel Ed Classes 4:30-5:45
Rel Ed, Confirmation Parent and Student Meeting, 6 pm, Parish Hall
Thu Oct 26
Legion of Mary 10 am Conference Room

Faith in Our Future

Faith to Move Mountains

2017 Annual Catholic Appeal

St. Vincent de Paul News

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