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 - 4:30 PM.
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 OfficHours:
Monday - Friday: 9:00 AM - 4:30 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 
During the Lenten season, in addition to the regularly scheduled Saturday Confessions, Confessions will be heard on 
Wednesdays from 4:00-5:00 P.M.
and 7:00-8;00 P.M.
Please note that there will be
NO  Confessions on Holy Saturday.   
   
*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.
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
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!
THE SIDE DOOR OF THE CHURCH IS NOW REOPENED.
THE NEW ELEVATOR IS OPERABLE ON THE SCHOOL SIDE OF THE CHURCH.
**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.
   
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**
Please park only in designed parking places when parking in the church parking area.
Parking in other areas impedes traffic, poses a safety risk and possible vehicle towing.  
Thank you for your cooperation.
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. choir practice is  on Wednesdays,
 715 PM~9:00 PM

The Parish is in need of Lectors, Eucharistic Ministers and Altar Servers.  For more information and to apply, Please contact the

Parish Office at 732-738-7940, Monday - Friday, 9:00 AM - 4:30 PM.

Welcome to Our Lady of Peace Catholic Community

Our Lady of Peace
HOLY WEEK SCHEDULE
April 17, 2019
Confessions: 4:00 - 5:00 pm and 7:00 - 8:00 pm
Holy Thursday ~ April 18, 2019
Morning Prayer 8:00 am
Mass of the Lord's Support 7:00 pm
Service of Sorrows 11:00 pm
Good Friday ~ April 19, 2019
Morning Prayer 8:00 am
Liturgy of the Passion & Death of the Lord 3:00 pm
Stations of the Cross 7:00 pm
Holy Saturday ~ April 20, 2019
No Confessions
Morning Prayer 8:00 am
Easter Food Blessing in Church 11:00 am & 1:00 pm
The Easter Vigil in the Holy Night 7:00 pm
Easter Sunday ~ April 21, 2019
Masses 8:00 am, 10:00 am, & 12:00 noon

CLOTHING DRIVE APRIL 27TH & 28TH

Our Lady of Peace Holy Name Society will be conducting a Clothing Drive on the Weekend of April 27th & 28th.

Please bring all usable: men's, women's and children's clothing, shoes, belts, handbags, stuffed animals, pillows, blankets, towels and bed linens to the

Parish Center GYM

Saturday, April 27th from 3:00 pm to 5:30 pm and

Sunday, April 28th from 9:30 am to 2:00 pm.

To better serve our Parish Family and Community, The Holy Name Society will do home pick up all year long. Please call Alan Nygard 732-986-3199 to schedule a pickup. Please tell your friends and neighbors.

THE HOUR OF DIVINE MERCY SUNDAY APRIL 28TH, 2019 AT 3:00 PM
In His revelation to St. Faustina, Jesus asked for special daily remembrance at three o'clock, the very hour He died for us on the cross.
TO OBSERVE THE FEAST OF DIVINE MERCY;
Sincerely repent of all our sins.
Go to confession before Mercy Sunday.
Attend Mass on Mercy Sunday and receive Holy Communion.
Venerate the image of Divine Mercy on Mercy Sunday.
Place complete trust in Jesus.
Be merciful to others through our actions, words and prayers.
Please join us in praying the Novena to the Divine Mercy by reciting the Chaplet to the Divine Mercy in church daily after the 8am service Friday, April 19th through Saturday, April 27th. On Divine Mercy Sunday, April 28th, we will pray a Divine Mercy Holy Hour at 3pm. This Holy Hour includes Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament, the Divine Mercy prayers, a homily, and Benediction. This will not include Mass.
Please come and pray for the mercy of God.