Welcome to the website for St. Mary's Parish in Dover, NJ. Check out the links on the left hand side for more information regarding mass times, contact information, religious education news, ministry schedules, and a virtual tour of our Church.
For information regarding Church Sacraments, click the Parish Ministries link on the left.
For the weekly bulletin, see the document library at the bottom of this page.
The new schedule for all of our ACTS events can be found here >>> ACTS Schedule
Breakfast with Santa
Scheduled for Sunday, Dec. 15- 8AM-12:30 PM. $7 per person at the door--- Menu includes eggs, bacon, sausage, bagels, pancakes, fruits, juices, coffee etc.
Children's Christmas Choir
We will once again be singing at the 5:30 Christmas Eve Mass. Rehearsals are Sunday mornings, after the 9:30 Mass. Please speak with Paul Fersch (973-691-9208) or Jeannie Hubley (973-361-8621) if your child is interested.
Hand in Hand Ministry for Caregivers
Meetings are held on the third Saturday of each month. Join us for our next meeting which will be held on Saturday, Dec. 21 at 9AM in Bermingham Hall. Light refreshments will be served. Contact Ruthann or Kris for more information.
Happy Hours Club
The Happy Hours Club meets on the 2nd and 4th Mondays of each month in Bermingham Hall.
We are in the process preparing the schedule for Febrary through May. Please email dates you will not be available to firstname.lastname@example.org or call the parish office.
Children's Liturgy of the Word
Celebrated each Sunday at the 9:30AM Eucharist.
Religious Education News Upcoming Class Schedule Classes for Grades 1-4: Dec. 9, 7:00 PM Classes for Grades 5-8 & Confirmation 1 and 2: Dec. 8, 6:30-8 PM
Click HERE for information regarding requirements for our CCD program 2013-2014 Calendars for the CCD program are availble in the back of the church.
Registration: If you have not re-registered or registered your child/children for the new CCD year (2013-2014), forms are available in the foyer or please call Sr. Thomasine as soon as possible.
Forms can also be downloaded by clicking HERE. Fill out and return with class payment to Sr. Thomasine or to the Parish Office.
The 2012-2013 CCD Calender is now online. Visit our Religious Education page for more information. Catechists: Religious Education is the single most important job of the Church. We need volunteers for THIS year's CCD progrgram at St. Mary's. We STILL need YOU! We need volunteer catechists and aides for various grade levels. Could God be calling you to fulfull this important ministry? Please talk to Sr. Thomasine about the opportunities to serve in this capacity. No experience is necessary!
Adult Education Faith Formation Series VII 2013-2014 Open to All Catechists and Interested Adults Thursday Evenings 7:00-9:00 PM in Bermingham Hall
October 24- Introduction: Vatican II: A "New Pentecost" Novemeber 7- The Church: The People of God Novemebr 14- Opening the Treasure of the Word of God November 21- The Community at Worship- Part I January 16- The Community at Worship- Part II January 23- The Church's Role in the World- Part I January 30- The Church's Role in the World- Part II
All are invited to attend and the sessions will allow catechists to acquire a total of 14 hours of Theology in the area of Doctrine which can be applied toward the basic certification in the Diocese.
Contact Us- Questions or Comments Call the Parish Office 973-366-0184