Oct
20
7:30pm 7:30pm

CELEBRATE LOVE

Friday, Oct. 20 at 7:30 p.m. in Glover Hall

An evening program to grow in your good marriage

Presented by couples for couples, developed by the late Father Charles Gallagher, S.J., the driving force behind the Worldwide Marriage Encounter movement.

It includes a short presentation from a couple, plus time to reflect as individuals and as a couple on how the topic applies to your own marriage. The evening ends with light refreshments and social time.

Free on-site babysitting available. Please contact Joe and Clare Krakoviak in advance to schedule, or for further information: claresk3@yahoo.com or 973-736-7285. Join others who share the desire to have faith play a greater role in their relationship.

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Oct
27
7:30pm 7:30pm

Scholarship Fund for Inner-City Children Fall Benefit Concert

Friday, Oct. 27

7:30 p.m. at Kean University’s Enlow Hall

100% of the proceeds from this event will provide low-income students from grades K-12 with partial tuition scholarships to attend Catholic schools in the Archdiocese of Newark. The concert will feature “Ragdoll,” a Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons tribute band along with The Dominoes from Saint Dominic Academy in Jersey City. To purchase tickets, visit KeanStage.com/SFIC or call 908-737-7469. Tickets are priced from $25 – $50 and are tax-deductible.

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Oct
28
6:30pm 6:30pm

K of C Spaghetti Dinner

Spaghetti Dinner on Saturday, Oct. 28 – West Orange Council #5519 will host a dinner in Connor Hall, the basement of Our Lady of Lourdes Church, 1 Eagle Rock Avenue for all parishioners of St. Joseph’s and Our Lady of Lourdes. The meal will be served immediately after the 5:30 p.m. Mass at OLL. Cost is $10 for adults and children 13 & older; $5 for children ages 512. Pasta, meatballs, salad, drinks and desserts are included.

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Nov
10
9:00am 9:00am

Catholic High School Entrance Exam (COOP)

Attention families of 8th grade students wishing to attend Catholic High School in Fall 2018. The High School Placement Test (HSPT®) administered as part of the Cooperative Admissions Program for Catholic high schools will be given on Friday, Nov. 10, 2017. Registration for this exam is now online at njcoopexam.org. For more information about the Cooperative Admissions Program, please go to catholicschoolsnj.org.

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Nov
18
9:00am 9:00am

THANKSGIVING TURKEY DRIVE

 

Saturday, November 18

 

Once again, Saint Joseph Church is the West Orange site for Community FoodBank’s Turkey Drive. Frozen turkeys may be brought to the church parking lot between 9 a.m. and 1 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 18. Non-perishable groceries (no glass jars) are also needed.

 

Saint Joseph Church is always pleased to support the efforts of Community FoodBank, but as always, please remember that our parish also needs frozen turkeys to provide for about 15 families served by our parish food pantry throughout the year. Please bring turkeys of a moderate size. Thank you!

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Oct
18
7:00pm 7:00pm

Mary, Queen of Heaven

Our series, “Mary Queen of Heaven,” continues this Monday at 1 p.m. and Wednesday night at 7 p.m. with the topic: “Mary, Mother of Sorrows,” when we will hear how Mary’s sorrows began long before the Crucifixion of her Son. Consider joining us for an enlightening and thought-provoking experience.

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Oct
16
1:00pm 1:00pm

Mary, Queen of Heaven

Our series, “Mary Queen of Heaven,” continues this Monday at 1 p.m. and Wednesday night at 7 p.m. with the topic: “Mary, Mother of Sorrows,” when we will hear how Mary’s sorrows began long before the Crucifixion of her Son. Consider joining us for an enlightening and thought-provoking experience.

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Oct
14
12:00pm12:00pm

100th Anniversary of Fatima

On Saturday, Oct. 14 at 12 p.m., we invite all parishioners to pray the Rosary honoring the 100th Anniversary of Our Lady of Fatima. We will distribute 100th Anniversary Prayer Cards. This is a Worldwide Rosary Crusade to honor Mary by praying the Rosary to obtain peace for the world and end wars.

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Oct
11
7:00pm 7:00pm

Mary, Queen of Heaven

Our “Mary, Queen of Heaven” series continues this week (Monday at 1:30 p.m. and Wednesday evening at 7 p.m.) in Glover Hall. This week’s video is “The Annunciation: The Day Creation Held Its Breath.” Join us as we learn how Mary’s “Yes” years ago reverberates in our lives today.

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Oct
11
5:30pm 5:30pm

Catholic Charities 14th Annual Justice for All Dinner & Awards Ceremony

Wednesday, Oct. 11, 2017

Resorts Hotel & Casino, Atlantic City, N.J.

Save the date for Catholic Charities of Camden’s annual celebration. This year, the honoree will be Joseph Cardinal Tobin, Archbishop of Newark. All proceeds from this event will be used to provide direct assistance to individuals and families of all faiths who are in need throughout the six counties of the Camden Diocese, allowing Catholic Charities to continue to serve the poorest and most vulnerable people in South Jersey. Please visit CatholicCharitiesCamden.org/JFA2017 for more information.

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Oct
9
1:30pm 1:30pm

Mary, Queen of Heaven

Our “Mary, Queen of Heaven” series continues this week (Monday at 1:30 p.m. and Wednesday evening at 7 p.m.) in Glover Hall. This week’s video is “The Annunciation: The Day Creation Held Its Breath.” Join us as we learn how Mary’s “Yes” years ago reverberates in our lives today.

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Oct
8
11:00am11:00am

SERRA DISTRICT 22 NINTH ANNUAL COMMUNION BREAKFAST

Save the Date: Sunday, October 8

SERRA DISTRICT 22 NINTH ANNUAL COMMUNION BREAKFAST

Please mark your calendars for the Ninth Annual Communion Breakfast hosted by Serra International District 22. The day’s event, set for October 8, 2017, will feature Cardinal Joseph Tobin as both celebrant of the 11 a.m. Mass at Our Lady of Sorrows Church, South Orange, and speaker at the Brunch to be held at Seton Hall University. Cost: $30 for adults & $15 for students and children under 12. For more information, please contact: Joseph Scibetta at 201-332-88657 or jtscibetta@verizon.net

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Oct
4
7:00pm 7:00pm

MARY, QUEEN of HEAVEN

As we celebrate the 100th anniversary of Mary’s apparition at Fatima, we will be viewing the renowned series “Mary, Queen of Heaven.” The series begins with understanding God’s plan for Mary and for our redemption before time began and continues with a scriptural understanding of who Mary was ... and is. The second part of the program teaches the various Marian prayers and pieties and ways in which we can move into closer relationship with the Queen of Heaven.

 

The series will be offered in Glover Hall on Monday afternoons at 1 p.m. and Wednesday evenings at 7 p.m., beginning Oct. 2 or Oct 4. Please join us for this eight-week series.

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Oct
2
1:00pm 1:00pm

MARY, QUEEN of HEAVEN

As we celebrate the 100th anniversary of Mary’s apparition at Fatima, we will be viewing the renowned series “Mary, Queen of Heaven.” The series begins with understanding God’s plan for Mary and for our redemption before time began and continues with a scriptural understanding of who Mary was ... and is. The second part of the program teaches the various Marian prayers and pieties and ways in which we can move into closer relationship with the Queen of Heaven.

The series will be offered in Glover Hall on Monday afternoons at 1 p.m. and Wednesday evenings at 7 p.m., beginning Oct. 2 or Oct 4. Please join us for this eight-week series.

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Oct
1
7:30pm 7:30pm

Youth Group Meeting

All high school students are welcome to join us Sunday, Oct. 1 at St. Raphael’s Church, 346 E. Mount Pleasant Ave., Livingston, in Tobias Hall from 7:30 to 9 p.m. Doors open at 7 p.m. Come for faith-filled, fun activities and discussions!

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Sep
29
4:00pm 4:00pm

Our Lady of the Lake Kinderfest

On Friday, Sept. 29, OLL will present its 7th annual Kinderfest at 4 – 8 p.m. Admission for Kinderfest is free, and there will be amusements, live music and fun for the whole family. Family-friendly food will be available for purchase from local restaurants. Tickets can be purchased for rides, attractions, crafts and games at Kinderfest. Each event goes on rain or shine under the Big Tent at the OLL parish grounds, 32 Lakeside Avenue in Verona!

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Sep
28
7:00pm 7:00pm

Catholic High School Expo

Catholic high schools are holding their annual admissions fair called HS EXPO. At HS EXPO, parents and students can see many schools at once, College Fair style, from 7 to 8:30 p.m. on the following dates and places:

 

Tues., Sept. 26 – Visitation Academy, Paramus

Wed., Sept. 27 – Archdiocesan Center, Newark

Thurs., Sept. 28 – Primary Prep/St. Aeden, Jersey City.

 

For directions and more information visit: catholicschoolsnj.org or call 973-497-4260.

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Sep
27
7:00pm 7:00pm

Catholic High School Expo

Catholic high schools are holding their annual admissions fair called HS EXPO. At HS EXPO, parents and students can see many schools at once, College Fair style, from 7 to 8:30 p.m. on the following dates and places:

 

Tues., Sept. 26 – Visitation Academy, Paramus

Wed., Sept. 27 – Archdiocesan Center, Newark

Thurs., Sept. 28 – Primary Prep/St. Aeden, Jersey City.

 

For directions and more information visit: catholicschoolsnj.org or call 973-497-4260.

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