May 19, 2019

                                                                                                                                         5th Sunday of Easter


Our first host week for the Interfaith Hospitality Network-Family Promise concludes Sunday morning. Our parish provided food and shelter for 14 people. This wonderful program can only be successful with dedicated volunteers. Through this experience, those that volunteer gain so much more than they give. Our next host week will be July 7th – 13th. Please consider volunteering. To sign-up or for more information about Family Promise, you can go to the Parish Website or call the Parish Office.

The Senior Citizens Club will be meeting on May 23rd at 11:30 in the Mullica Hill Parish Center. Dr. Michael Mahar will be the guest speaker. The cost of lunch will be $5.00. See the bulletin for RSVP details.

The Marian Ministry will be holding a one day Retreat on Saturday, June 1st at the Mullica Hill Parish Center. Joan Sandell from Christ Our Light Parish will be the guest speaker and the theme will be “The Villages of Mary”. The retreat will be from 9:30am to 2pm with optional activities until Mass at 4pm.

A special Baccalaureate Mass will be celebrated on June 2nd at 10:30am for those in our Parish graduating from 8th grade, High School, Post-Secondary, College and Graduate School. Reception after Mass hosted by the Knights of Columbus. Registration Forms are available at the Info Desks (and the back of the church -SJC)

Catechists are still needed for the June, July and August Sessions of Summer Religious Education. Please see the bulletin for information.

The Social Justice Committee has posted more opportunities to volunteer at Cathedral Kitchen. See the bulletin for the upcoming dates.

Parishioner of the Year Nomination Forms can be picked up at the Info Desk (or the back of the church – SJC) Who do you know that deserves to be recognized for their commitment and devotion to our Parish? Nominations are due by May 26th. The Parishioner of the year will be announced on Pentecost Sunday at the 10:30am Mass.

We will be celebrating our Parish Anniversary with our Annual Picnic on the lawn in Mullica Hill next to Holy Name of Jesus Church on Pentecost Sunday, June 9th. This is our 9th year as the Catholic Community of the Holy Spirit. This year we be a dual celebration. We will also be Celebrating the Retirement of Fr. Tony. Please join us one and all to wish Fr. Tony all the best as he begins a new chapter. See the Bulletin for more information.

Fr. Richard Fragomeni from the Diocese of Albany, New York will be the presenter of our Parish Mission, June 11-13. Save the dates. More information coming soon.

The 2nd collection is for The Catholic Star Herald.

Mass Intentions:


4:00 PM        Giovanni Gabriel Raysor

 6:00 PM       Mike Drager

8:00 AM       Spiritual Enrollment

9:00 AM       Steve Kreps

                        Donald L. Saull II

10:30 AM   Deceased members of the McNamee Family