ROMAN CATHOLIC CHURCH

Welcome to the St. Rose of Lima Parish Website!  

Mass Schedule
Saturday Vigil
 
5:30 PM
   Sunday 
7:30AM, 9:00AM
11:00AM,12:30PM

  Weekdays
 Monday - Friday
6:45AM & 9:00AM

Saturday
9:00AM

 



Map and Directons

 to St. Rose

                                             
Our Parish Mission is to educate, form and transform persons into disciples of Christ and to foster their active participation in the life, work and mission of the church.
  

HOLY WEEK AND EASTER 2015
PALM SUNDAY
of the Lord's Passion
MARCH 29th
5:30PM Saturday Evening,
7:30AM, 9:00AM (Family Mass Group),
11:00AM (Adult Choir) and 12:30PM

Living Stations of the Cross
A dramatic presentation of the Passion of Our Lord
7:30PM in the Church

MONDAY, MARCH 30, TUESDAY, MARCH 31st AND WEDNESDAY, APRIL 1st
Masses: 6:45am and 9:00am
Sacrament of Reconciliation: Individual Rite--7:00PM

SACRED TRIDUUM
The three days of the Easter Triduum are unique in the Church's calendar, and this uniqueness is reflected in the liturgical schedule of the parish.

HOLY THURSDAY, APRIL 2nd
9:00AM Morning Prayer
One parish celebration of Mass is permitted on this day - the Mass of the Lord's Supper.
7:30PM MASS OF THE LORD'S SUPPER
Followed by adoration of the Blessed Sacrament 
Night Prayer will be prayed at 10:00PM

GOOD FRIDAY, APRIL 3rd
9:00AM Morning Prayer

CELEBRATION OF THE LORD'S PASSION
3:00pm Family Mass Group & 7:30PM Adult Choir
 
HOLY SATURDAY,
 APRIL 4th
9:00AM Morning Prayer

8:00 PM THE EASTER VIGIL

EASTER SUNDAY, APRIL 5th

Masses:  7:30AM; 9:00AM Family Music Group; 11:00AM Adult Choir; and 12:30PM 

St. Rose BOLD Youth Ministry is proud to present a special Parish tradition for Lent:
LIVING STATIONS OF THE CROSS

Sunday, March 29
7:30pm in the church
A dramatic presentation of the
Passion of our Lord by our high school teens, with contemporary music by the Family Music Group.

Questions? Please contact:
Tracy Ricciardi, Director of Adolescent Faith Formation
at 973-376-1960 or tricciardi@stroseshorthills.org
OR
Tim Axiak, Coordinator of BOLD Youth Ministry
strose@boldym.com

STEWARDSHIP DAY WILL BE HELD ON SATURDAY, APRIL 18TH
All registered parishioners will be mailed a registration packet. Completed registration forms can be returned by mail, in drop boxes in church or Devine Center or
by fax 973-379-5356. Additional packets can be found in the church or click here.  Don't Miss It!

For more information, please contact either Sandy Murphy at 973-376-1960 / smurphy@stroseshorthills.org or Carolyn Rummel at 973-467-0927 / cfrummel@verizon.net

Parish Survey
In support of Pope Francis' upcoming Synod on Family 
St. Rose of Lima is conducting a Parishioner Survey on how our       parish supports family faith.


Baptism Ministry - If you are expecting a child or have recently given birth, please contact Claire and Kevin Fitzsimmons at the Baptism Office, 973-921-9867 or at baptism@stroseshorthills.org to arrange a Baptism.   Click here for the scheduled Baptisms for the rest of the year.

        
        Other Parish Events and Annoucements
Littlest Angels: A Liturgy based pre-school program for 3 and 4 year olds during the Sunday 9:00am and 11:00 masses. They meet in the "Littlest Angels" room in the basement of the church (adjacent to Ryan Hall). Children participate in liturgical catechesis specifically designed for their age. "Angel care" babysitting is offered for younger children. If you have any questions, please call Sr. Gale at 973-376-1960 to register.
Calling All Mothers!  St. Rose Mothers Group meets every Thursday in the Dougherty Center (across Short Hills Ave from the church), from 10:00 to 11:30am.  All moms and children are welcome.  If you are interested in joining or have questions, please contact Sister Gale Pankowski: 973-376-1960 or Donna Chernicky: 973-715-8915 or email:  mothersgroup@stroseshorthills.org
Making Music Praying Twice is a Catholic music and movement program for children 6 and under where parents and children sing, play and pray together.  They usually meet once a week in Ryan Hall.  If interested contact Leslie Frost at Leslie.frost@ymail.comAny one is welcome to a free trial class.
Men's/Women's Gospel Prayer Group will meet each Wednesday morning in Ryan Hall.  The Men's Group meets from 6:00AM-6:45AM and the Women's Group meets from 8:00AM-8:55AM. All are welcome! 
Prayer Shawl Ministry - how knitting can change your life!  The group meets in the Doughtery Center on the 2nd & 4th Wednesdays of each month.  Next meeting will be held on March 25th @ 1pm. Click here for the schedule.

Saint Rose of Lima Catholic Church
50 Short Hills Ave.
Short Hills, NJ  07078

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