Holy Sacrifice of the Mass:
Saturday: 5:15 PM
Sunday: 8:00 AM, 10:00 AM and 12:00 Noon
Holy Days of Obligation:
12:10 PM & 7:00 PM 
*See weekly bulletin prior to Holy Day.
Weekday Mass:
6:30 AM and 8:00 AM 
Saturday: 7:30 AM
  
MEMORIALS FOR LOVED ONES
       Sanctuary Candle - Burns 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.   Donation: $ 20.00
         Altar Bread & Wine - Used at Masses for a week.   Donation: $ 25.00
Flowers on the Altar - A new addition as a memorial for a loved one.
$ 60 for a beautiful basket of flowers used on the altar for one week,
Saturday - Saturday. 
Arrangements may be made in the Rectory Office,
Monday - Friday, 9AM - 4PM.
Interested in Joining the Catholic Faith?
If you or someone you know is interested in the possibility of joining or
converting to the Catholic faith please contact our 
Parochial Vicar ~ Father Robert Meyers at 732-738-7940
     
   
HOTLINE NUMBERS:
   
Alanon/Alateen: 1-800-425-2666
Narcotics Anonymous: 1-800-992-0401
Alchoholics Anonymous: 1-888-568-1112
Domestic Violence: 1-800-572-7233
NJ Gamblers Anonymous: 1-855-222-5542
Suicide/Crisis: 1-800-999-9999
Life Choices/Pregnancy Center: 1-888-678-4437
Courage: 1-732-562-2476
Encourage: 1-732-248-9460
* Parish Office Hours:
Monday - Friday: 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Evenings: by appointment only
Office Closed: Saturdays, Sundays & Federal Holidays.
SACRAMENT OF PENANCE
Saturday: 11:00 AM - 12:00 Noon; 
4:00 PM - 4:45 PM       
   

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
 
VOLUNTEER CANTOR POSITION AVAILABLE
The OLP Music Minisry is looking for experienced cantors to be placed in occasional rotation for the 5:15 pm Saturday evening Masses and the Sunday Masses.  If you have an interest and the requisities skills, please contact the Director of Musc Ministries through the Parish Office by calling 732-738-7940 
Monday - Friday 9:00 am - 4:30 pm
 

*ATTENTION NEWLY MARIED COUPLES*

If you are registered as a member of Our Lady of Peace Church under your parents' names, have married and continue to live in the area, and wish to continue as a member of Our Lady of Peace Church, you must separately re-register as husband and wife.
If you are moving out of the area and elect to become a member of another parish, please inform our Parish Office so that our records may be kept up-to-date.
732-738-7940
NEEDED: 2 PREP TEACHERS FOR 4TH GRADE AND II: INDIVIDUAL INSTRUCTION
   
Teachers at OLP PREP are members of our Catholic community called to work in partnership with parents and the pastor on our goal to teach the Roman Catholic Faith as defined in the Catechism of The Catholic Church
OLP is seeking PREP teachers who enjoy working with children and are:
* supportive of the mission of the Catholic Church
* passionate about the teaching the Catholic Faith
* enthusiastic about the role of the Catholic Church in the local community, the diocese    and the world
* willing to instill Catholic moral values and make a difference to a child's learning
    Please contact 732-732-7940 ext. 17

2018-12019 Religious Education Registration

Re-registration and new registrations for the upcoming year began on March 15, 2018.
Payment is expected at the time of registration.  Registration will take place at the rectory office Monday - Friday
9:00 am to 4:30 pm or by appointment.
Any questions, please call 732-738-7940.

 

 

 

**PARISH REGISTRATION**
To enable us to better serve you, all parishioners should register at the Rectory Office.  If you are a new parishioner, or a current parishioner who has moved or changed phone numbers, please contact the Rectory Office.
Family members 23 years or older should register separately as individuals even if continuing to live with their parents.  
You must be a registered parishioner to be a Confirmation Sponsor or a Godparent.
    
PARISH MEMBERSHIP:
New residents of the community are most welcome to register as parishioners.  We invite you to register at the rectory.  We also ask that any changes of address, email or telephone be submitted to the parish office promply.
   
MEMBRESÍA PARROQUIAL
Nuevos residentes de la comunidad son bienvenidos a registrarse como feligreses.  Nosotros les invitamos a registrarse en la rectoría.  También les pedimos que cualquier cambio de dirección, correo electrónico o número de teléfono sea sometido a la officina de la parroquia con prontitud.
   
Silver & Gold Wedding Anniversary Celebration
You are cordially invited to celebrate your 25th or 50th Wedding Anniversary with the Church of Metuchen.  Renew your marriage vows with Bishop James F. Checchio at a special Evening Prayer Service in the Cathedral of
St. Francis of Assisi, Metuchen.
Sunday, October 21, 2018 at 4:00pm
Please register online by logging on to the diocesan website
The system will automatically generates a confirmation message with some facts about the event.  More specifics will be sent closer to the event.  If you are unable to access, please contact your parish secretary or the Family Life Office at 732-243-4582, 

25th     &     50th 

CONSTRUCTION HAS BEGUN ON THE NEW LIFT BY THE SCHOOL SIDE OF THE CHURCH.

THAT ENTRANCE TO THE CHURCH WILL BE CLOSED UNTIL CONSTRUCTION IS COMPLETED.

THE FORD AVENUE ENTRANCE MAY BE CONVENIENT UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.

CHOIR OPENINGS

There are openings in the choir in all voice parts for choral singers.

Prospective singers should have good sight reading skills, and a pleasant agile voice.  The commitment of time and focused energy is important, particularly at Christmas and during Holy Week.  If you have the desire to serve our OLP community in this very special way, please contact the Parish Office.

ALTAR SERVERS

Want to become an altar server?
Children 5th grade thru 12th grade are welcome to join.  If your child is interested, please call the Parish Office at 732-738-7940 ext 14
For new altar servers, there will be training on August 23, 2018 at 7:30pm in the church.  Any current servers is welcome to attend if interested in a review.
Please do not leave the Church before the Celebrant (priest).  The Mass ends officially when the priest leaves the Church.  Even then, it is usually advised you sit or kneel in silent prayer of thanksgiving or simply gaze at Jesus in the Tabernacle, smile at Him and just 
be joyful. 
                God Loves you!