Mass Schedule
Saturday Vigil
5:30 pm

7:45 am, 9 am, 10:30 am, 12 pm

Monday - Saturday
7:00 am & 8:30 am

7:00 pm day before, 7:00 am, 12:00 pm & 7:00 pm
Mission Statement:
"We reach out to all through prayer and service, as we live our Catholic faith in Christ with Mary."
Parish Registration:  We invite all parishioners to participate in our spiritual and community life here at Immaculate Heart of Mary Church.  If you are new to the parish, please stop in the Nazareth Center Office to introduce yourself to one of the priests and complete a registration form.  You may click here for a printable registration form.  If you are moving or plan to change your address, please notify the office at (908) 889-2100.

Bulletin Board

Holy Week Schedule 2014 (Please see page 3 of April 13th Bulletin for printable copy.)
ConfessionsDate Time
 Wednesday, April 16, 2014 7:00-8:00 PM
 Thursday, April 17, 2014Evening Mass of the Lord’s Supper7:30 PM
  Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament following Mass 
 Friday, April 18, 2014Stations of the Cross – Outdoors (weather permitting)12:00 Noon
  Veneration of the Cross3:00 PM
  Stations of the Cross – Indoors7:00 PM
 Saturday, April 19, 2014Easter Vigil8:00 PM
 Sunday, April 20, 2014Sunrise Servicebegins at 5:30 AM
  Regular Services7:45 AM; 9:00 AM; 10:30 AM and 12:00 Noon

The IHM Book Group will meet on Wednesday, April 30, 2014 at 12 noon in the Nazareth Center.  The book selection for April is "And the Mountains Echoed"  by Khaled Hosseini. The author of The Kite Runner has written another unforgettable novel about finding a lost piece of yourself in someone else in this multigenerational story. Bring your lunch. Dessert & coffee will be provided.  New members are always welcome!  For a list of the books to be read and discussed during the Spring 2014 season, please click on the Organizations - Book Study link on the sidebar at the left of this page.

Summer Enrichment Program 2014:  This program is open to students in grades 1 through 8.  Two sessions are available:
#1Monday, June 23rd through Friday, June 27th9:00AM - 1:00PM
 Monday, June 30th through Thursday, July 3rd9:00AM - 2:00PM
We are extending the time for one hour on the second week of Summer session 1 to make-up for the 4 hours we will miss on Friday, July 4th due to the holiday.
#2Monday, July 14th through Friday, July 18th9:00AM - 1:00PM
 Monday, July 21st through Friday, July 25th9:00AM - 1:00PM
Please note we are in need of catechists for session 1 and session 2.  if you are interested please call the Religious Ed department.  Let us know what grade and session you are interested in teaching.  Our goal is to provide you with two sessions.  However, if we do not get enough catechists to do the sessions then will will have to cancel the session (or sessions) and your registration fee will be returned.
Please call the Religious Education department at (908) 889-2100 ext 16 to make an appointment for the summer sessions.  When you come in for your appointment you will receive your paperwork - no online paperwork is available. Thank you.

Yolanda Cleffi, Director of Religious Education

Note to Parents of Confirmation Year 1/Year 2 Candidates: The Service Project Report Form has been added to the Religious Education page.

First Holy Communion:   will have one date Saturday, May 3rd at 12:00 PM for all the communicants.  Please refer to the IHM Religious Education page for an updated First Communion Schedule.

Fr. Byrne's Diary has been added to the About Us link under Parish History.  The diary runs from 1964 to 1983 when Fr. Byrne retired.

Archdiocesan Harassment & Whistleblower Policies may be found on the sidebar under the Archdiocese of Newark link.  Please refer to that link for more information.

Educational Opportunities for Catechists:  For a brochure and registration form for courses in the "Spotlight on" series, please click here.  If you would like a Catechist Formation and Certification Registration form, please click here.

Please refer to our Calendar of Events link on the sidebar to the left. It will keep you informed about what is happening in the Parish. On the calendar itself, you may click on a particular event of interest for more detailed information. Thank you.