Christmas Family Gathering – 12/17/17

Family Mass Ministry

Christmas Family Gathering

Hello everyone;

Our next Family Mass, gathering

and Christmas Show is scheduled for

Sunday, December 17th, 2017 at 10:30AM.

At the gathering we are planning to do “Breakfast with Santa”.  We will buy and prepare: eggs, pancakes, and sausages and have the usuals as well such as bagels and sweets, coffee, tea, juice, water, etc. You will notice that there are less items on the list this time.We will have to purchase a few of them so if you can help with a monetary donation it will be much appreciated or choose from the list below.

           After breakfast we will have a Christmas show with the Youth and Adult Choirs. 

Santa will be available for pictures as well during the breakfast. 

(The Family Ministry program will resume at our next gathering)

As always, all non-perishable items can be brought into the rectory’s office any day during the week, the other items we ask that you please bring them in on that Sunday (11.19.17) by 9:00AM  so that we can set everything up before Mass begins at 10:30AM.

Any questions, please call/text me at 201.532.2399 or email me at [email protected]

God bless you and your families this Christmas Season for all your support and generosity to our gatherings, we could not continue without you. Thank you!

Lidia F.

Date: 12/17/2017 (Sun.) Time: 9:00am – 3:00pm EST Location: Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Church/Hall

Family Mass is a mass held about 8 times a year, Mass is at 10:30 am, where we encourage the children of the parish to actively participate in the mass; they will: serve mass,  read the readings and the prayer of the faithful and serve as ushers.

A repast of light refreshments follow in the Church Hall.  We invite all our parishioners, family and friends to attend.


Please come and join us for some food and fellowship at 11:30 am after the mass.  It doesn’t matter what mass you attend.  We want to see you, please come.

10:30 am  –  Mass
11:30 am – Repast — Gathering — Refreshments, call it what you want, just come.
Please join us!
We invite everyone in the parish to join in the celebration of our monthly Family Mass, it doesn’t matter which mass you attend over the weekend, you can still join us at 11:30 am for fellowship.
As always, all are welcome to participate in the various ministries.
If you’d like to donate any food, money or baked goods for the gathering, please contact Lidia.
Thank you!