News & Updates - March 2

  • Preschool Open House  
  • Lent Events
  • Pray for Our Elect
  • Cohort at Work
  • Youth Ministry Updates 
  • Young Adult Retreat This Weekend
  • Get Tickets for Movie "Fatima" This weekend
  • New Baptisms 
  • SVdP Food Pantry and Car needed 
  • Stewardship Report 
  • Weekly Collections and Mass Intentions 

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Lent Events This Week

Lenten Holy Hours

March 8 - 7PM – (here) St. Catharine

March 15 - 7PM – St. Mary's, Colts Neck

March 22 - 7PM – St. Mary's, Colts Neck

March 29 - 7PM – (here) St. Catharine

Stations of the Cross

Friday March 3 at 7:30 pm St. Catharine Church (also, March 17 and 31)

Living Stations

Friday March 10th 7:30pm St. Catharine Youth Ministry

Note this mass on Friday:

Friday March 24th - Vigil Mass for Annunciation 7:30pm 

Lent Retreats, etc....

Retreat on the Eucharist

Holy Family TOMORROW Friday, March 3, 2023 at 7 pm (see flyer above)

Francis House of Prayer Offerings

Please check for dates, registration, directions and for our other offerings!

Holy is His Name

Join Scott Hahn in a video Scripture study of 12 episodes delving into the topic of holiness.

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Contemplative Prayer Retreat

March 24-26

Marianist Family Retreat Center

417 Yale Ave Cape May Point, NJ 08212

Pray for Our Elect!

This past Sunday was the Rite of Election at the Co-Cathedral of St. Robert Bellarmine in Freehold. It is a step in the process of adults coming into the Catholic Church (R.C.I.A.)

Alexandra Pinto, now "elect" with her sponsor, Gianna Moglino (on left) and Bishop David O’Connell, On the Right is Rose Farrow (RCIA Coordinator of our combined program with St. Mary's).

Please keep Alexandra and Jamie Page, who will receive Sacraments also, in your prayers as they make their final preparations for entering full Communion with the Catholic Church at the Easter Vigil.

Cohort at Work

Tag Team!

In addition to the combined RCIA and clergy sharing between St. Catharine's and St. Mary's Colts Neck. Occasionally, you'll see Fr. Jeff and Fr. Pat switch masses to show our cooperation. Teamwork!

High School Youth Ministry

Practice for Living Stations will be this Sunday, starting at 5:30 pm with pizza in the Father Scheg, followed by a meeting, 7:00-8:30. 

Young Adult Retreat This Weekend

Fatima Movie Tickets Available this Weekend!

Support our young adults going to World Youth Day in Portugal!

Special showing of the movie “Fatima”


Tickets will be sold after all the Masses this weekend. for the special showing of the movie “Fatima” for St. Catharine's March 25th at the Smodcastle Cinema in the Atlantic Highlands. “


Tickets are $20 and will include popcorn and soda. Doors open 12:45, Movie begins 1:30 prompt.


Seating is limited, and tickets will be sold on a First Come First Sold basis. Public Parking available nearby.


For questions regarding the movie “Fatima”, please contact Al Rabbat at 732-216-4063.

Welcome to Our Youngest Parishioners

Welcome to the youngest members of the Church of St. Catharine born to new life through Baptism!

January 8, 2023

Addison Lee Moken

Declan William Ford

Nicolette Isabelle Bjurling

Nathaniel Glenn Padron

February 12, 2023

Hudson Nicholas Lane

Carmen Joy Adase

Food Collection this Weekend

The Saint Vincent de Paul Food Collection will be held this weekend, March 4-5. The most needed items are: Ketchup, Mustard, Mayonnaise, Stuffing, and Rice

Car Needed

Our St. Vincent DePaul Conference has a family in need of an automobile. If you, or anyone you know, is able to help in our mission to help this family please contact us. Leave a message for Tony DelVecchio or Joe Sparacino at 732-224-1395. Thank You.

Stewardship Report 2021-2022

Dear Parishioners,

It is important to share with you the summary of our parish activities for 2021- 2022. Like last year, this report includes our accomplishments and where we are going in 2023.

Read the Stewardship Report

Weekly Collections and Mass Intentions

Looking for the Weekly Collections? Mass Intentions?

Go to our online Brief Bulletin

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