Welcome to Mary, Mother of Mercy Parish!
Together with Mary our Mother, our Catholic Community welcomes all to receive, live and share the Divine Mercy that comes from Jesus. We are a community of faith that thrives on the sacramental life of the Church. On behalf of the clergy, staff and parishioners of Mary, Mother of Mercy Parish, we welcome you to our family of faith. We truly hope that you allow us to serve you in whatever way we can, and we invite you to be a full and active participant in our parish. Please come and celebrate with us each week and make this community an extension of your family. Welcome Home!
“Grant me, O Lord my God, a mind to know You,
a heart to seek You, wisdom to find You,
conduct pleasing to You, faithful perseverance
in waiting for You, and a hope of finally
embracing You. Amen.”
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Our Parish’s Bereavement Ministry will meet on Monday, March 10, at 7:00 PM in Our Lady’s Hall, on Morris Avenue in Pitman. Anyone grieving the loss of a loved one is invited to participate. For more information, call Dolly at 856-589-4237, or Deacon John Luko at 856-629-2183.
STATIONS OF THE CROSS
The Stations of the Cross are being offered on the Fridays of Lent at 7 PM and are held on alternate Fridays between our two churches — in Our Lady of Lourdes Church, Glassboro, and Our Lady Queen of Peace Church, Pitman. We invite you to join us every Friday.
March 7 — Our Lady of Lourdes Church
March 14 — Our Lady Queen of Peace Church
March 21 — ‘Mystery Players’ at Our Lady of Lourdes Church
March 28 — Our Lady Queen of Peace Church
April 4 — Our Lady of Lourdes Church
April 11 — Our Lady Queen of Peace Church
April 18 — Our Lady Queen of Peace Church
The Stations will be followed by a ‘Sharing of Soup and Bread’ either in the Lower Hall at Our Lady Queen of Peace Church, or in Mercy Hall in Glassboro.
LENTEN MISSION - “THE LAST THINGS”
Presented by Deacon Nick Mortelliti
Monday, March 10: Our Lady of Lourdes Church
“Death, Judgement and Resurrection of the Body”
Tuesday, March 11: Our Lady Queen of Peace Church
Wednesday, March 12: Our Lady of Lourdes Church
“Heaven and Hell”
7:15PM Sermon, followed by Benediction and Confessions (Confessions on March 10th and 11th only).
“PRAY, HOPE AND DON'T WORRY”
Please join us as we welcome Catholic Evangelist and Author/Radio Host Gary Zimak, who will be speaking at Our Lady of Lourdes Church on Tuesday, March 18 at 7:00 PM, on the topic of Anxiety in Our Faith. Gary's talk will be based on his best selling book, "A Worrier's Guide To The Bible," and soon to be released "From Fear to Faith." He is also the Host of "Following The Truth" Radio Show. Free Admission, Donations Accepted. All are welcome.
HOUSE OF CHARITY ~ BISHOP'S ANNUAL APPEAL
"Unearthing the Treasure"
is a Roman Catholic parish serving central Gloucester County, New Jersey. Our parish community was formed from the former parishes Our Lady Queen of Peace in Pitman, and Our Lady of Lourdes in Glassboro. We are a part of the Camden Diocese, under the leadership of the Most Reverend Dennis Sullivan.