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Saturday, May 19, 2018

Indoor Flea Market

9:30 am – 2:30 pm

Free Admission

Indoor Flea Market. No need to worry about rain when it is indoors. There will be hot dogs for sale. Various vendors with a variety of items.

Transitional Diaconate Mass of Ordination

11 a.m.

Bishop James F. Checchio will ordain three men to the Transitional Diaconate. Joseph Illes, Matthew Marinelli and Michael Tabernero will be ordained on Saturday, May 19, 2018 at 11 a.m. at the Cathedral of St. Francis of Assisi, Metuchen.

Please pray for these men and please continue to pray for an increase of vocations to the priesthood in our diocese.

  • Location: Cathedral of St. Francis of Assisi
  • Website: none
Sunday, May 20, 2018

Fatima Candlelight Procession

7:00 pm – 10:00pm


Our Lady of Fatima parish will hold their 17th annual Fatima Candlelight Procession in honor of their patroness on Sunday, May 20. We will gather in front of the church at 7:00pm and start the procession at 7:30pm. The procession will include invited priests, deacons and religious and a guest presider. Faithful from Our Lady of Fatima and surrounding parishes will join representatives from our ministries and organizations along with our First Communicants, Confirmandi and children dressed as angels and saints. We will process throughout the parish neighborhood, approximately nine blocks behind the beautiful statue of Our Blessed Mother Mary. Upon arrival back at the church there will be a program in the church with our guest homilist, Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament, Benediction and the traditional Fatima Farewell. The Rosary will be recited in the church for those unable to walk the procession route. Candles and rosaries are available for a small donation.

Annual NJ Catholic Youth Rally at Great Adventure

8:30 am

$50.00 – registration required

The NJ Catholic Youth Rally is an opportunity for youth from the five dioceses in New Jersey to come together for a fun-filled-day! With an opening prayer service and a dynamic liturgy, this day provides the perfect opportunity to rejoice in the Catholic identity. In 2018, the return ticket will allow you to participate in "Holiday in the Park" during the Christmas holidays. 

Learn more: https://diometuchen.org/offices-and-ministries/family-and-pastoral-life/youth-and-young-adult-ministry/nj-catholic-youth-rally/

Holy Hour for Priests

3 p.m.

A Holy Hour for Priests will be held on Sunday, May 20 at 3 p.m. in the chapel at St. John Neumann Pastoral Center, 146 Metlars Lane, Piscataway.

All are welcome. For information, visit https://diometuchen.org/evangelization or call (732)762-2469. 

Friday, June 1, 2018

Mass for Home School Students and their Families

10:30 am

The Most Reverend James F. Checchio, Bishop of Metuchen, will celebrate Mass for Home School Students and their Families at 10:30 a.m. Friday, June 1, 2018 at St. Magdalen de Pazzi Roman Catholic Church, 105 Mine Street, Flemington, NJ 08822. Light refreshments and fellowship to follow.

Register online at diometuchen.org/homeschoolmass.

If you have questions, call Erin at (732) 562-2463 or email communications@diometuchen.org.

Saturday, June 2, 2018

Holy Savior Academy 5K & Family Fun Walk

9:00 a.m. – 12:00 AM

Run: $10 for students/$25 for adults Walk: $10 – registration required

Register at www.hsa5k.com

Monday, June 4, 2018

Immaculata Golf Classic

10:30 am – 6:30 pm

Immaculata High School Golf Outing

Saturday, June 23, 2018

God's Plan for a Joy-Filled Marriage

8:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

$75.00 per couple living or getting married in the Diocese of Metuchen. $100.00 for couples who live and are getting married outside the Diocese of Metuchen. – registration required

These sessions are designed to help engaged couples understand and embrace a Catholic vision of married love and provide a full catechesis of the Church's teaching on marriage. For more information and to register for upcoming available sessions, visit: http://diometuchen.org/offices-and-ministries/pastoral-life/family-life/marriage-prep/gods-plan/

Sunday, June 24, 2018


9:00 AM – 6:00 PM