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George Carbone

Priest Anniversary

Congratulations to long-time parishioner, George Carbone, who received his Masters in Theology as well as a certificate in Diaconal Studies from Seton Hall University this week.  All are invited to his ordination as a permanent deacon at noon on Saturday, June 4th at the Cathedral Basilica of the Sacred Heart, 89 Ridge St, Newark . He will be preaching at his first Mass at St. Catharine on Sunday, June 5th at 12 noon. A light reception will follow in Community Hall. All are invited to attend.  God bless George and his family!


May God continue to bless you…

Fr. Tom – 36 years

Fr. Blind – 35 years

Fr. Prada - 7 years

           Beach scene for painter                                      Cavequest

Back by popular demand is our second                      This year's Vacation Bible School
 Ladies' Painting Night scheduled for                          will take place from July 11-15.  
Thursday evening, June 2nd.  You will                Registration is now open.  For additional
tap into your inner artist and paint the                 information and the forms, click here.
     beautiful summer scene above.                  
  Refreshments will be provided and 
 a spiritual reflection will be included.
For additional information and a form to   
register, please click here.  


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                                                            Happy Anniversary

We ask God’s continued blessing over these couples who celebrate wedding anniversaries in the month of May.  Bless their homes and their families. Help them  to renew their vows of love and loyalty and to strive to remain united with You, steadfast in faith and in your service.

Gloria and Joseph Rorro 57 years 
Mary and Joseph Mc Ghee 53 years
Gail and Richard Mc Cormick 47 years
Elsa and Edward Walsh 44 years 
Debbie and Joseph Weber 43 years
Frannie and Robert Kurz 43 years 
Bobbie and Daniel Henry 39 years 
Cynthia and Ronald Barry 35 years
Joan and George Carbone 35 years
Anne and Victor A. Dagenais 34 years
Deborah and Kevin Glennon 35 years 
Jody and Michael Guariglia 33 years 
Patricia and Robert Bernabeo 33 years
Dolores and Donald White 31 years 
Lisa and Daniel Fusco 29 years
Christine and Jon Sawyer 25 years
Wilsy and Lal Tharakan 24 years
Caroline and John Lederer 17 years
Suzanne and John Evans 16 years 
Linda and Glenn Miller 16 years 
Patty and Benjamin Bontekoe 15 years 
Jamie and Ralph Terminello 14 years

All St. Catharine married couples are invited to register themselves and their wedding date so that you may be remembered in the prayers of our parish year round but especially during the month of your anniversary. To register, please contact Annette at 201-612-4660 or


      Support Groups

“In the heart of every caregiver is a knowing that we are all connected. As I do for you, I do for me.”    ~  Tia Walker

If you are a caregiver and would like to learn more about resources to help you and your loved one as well as to find support from others in a faith-based environment, this is the group for you. Please come to the next Caregiver Support Group on Thursday, June 2 from 11:30am-12:30pm in the Ministry Center Meeting Room.  

The St. Cajetan Ministry Network (parishes of St. Catharine’s and St. Anne’s) invites all unemployed/underemployed men & women to join their ministry which provides support through prayer & helpful guidance in the job search process.  If you have any questions or would like to participate in the Ministry please call: Ed Grzesiak 201-321-5144, Eamon Jennings 917-841-2558, John Lederer 201-286-9354, Lou Cuomo 201-657-3838, or Steve Zmuda 201-819-9026.  We continue to seek possible employment opportunities. If you know of a job opening and/or the hiring manager’s name in a company, please email them to or drop them off to the rectory marked "St. Cajetan Opportunities" and we will forward them on to the group.

Upcoming Dates:
Thur., May 26 - St. Catharine’s Ministry Center Mtg. Rm. (first floor) – 7-9pm
Sat., May 28 - St. Anne's Faith Center, Fair Lawn (rectory, lower level) – 10am-noon

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