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Virtual Coffee Hour

Thursday, April 30th, 2020

We had a great time on our first Virtual Coffee Hour on ZOOM! We had over 30 parishioners and staff members join us! We learned what we’re watching, how we’re holding up, a medical update and even got a tour of the private chapel in the priory! Our next coffee will be coming up soon. […]

This Week’s Gospel Message

Thursday, April 30th, 2020

This Week’s Gospel Message for Sunday, May 3rd  is from John 10:1-10. “Jesus said: ‘Amen, amen, I say to you, whoever does not enter a sheepfold through the gate but climbs over elsewhere is a thief and a robber. But whoever enters through the gate is the shepherd of the sheep. The gatekeeper opens it […]

Saint Profile

Thursday, April 30th, 2020

Saint Pius V’s Story This is the pope whose job it was to implement the historic Council of Trent. If we think popes had difficulties in implementing Vatican Council II, Pius V had even greater problems after Trent four centuries earlier. During his papacy (1566-1572), Pius V was faced with the almost overwhelming responsibility of […]

Homemade Mask Drive

Wednesday, April 29th, 2020

OLMC community! Our friends at POTS (Part of the Solution) Soup Kitchen in the Bronx need our help! America is facing a critical shortage of masks during this pandemic. Hospital-grade masks are rightly reserved for front-line professionals. Everyone else is asked to wear masks whenever outside of their homes. POTS clients are often unable to […]

Fraudulent Email Warning

Monday, April 27th, 2020

During this time, as we spend more and more time online, it is more important than ever to be vigilant against fraudulent emails. The OLMC community may be vulnerable to fraudulent emails from our Pastor, Fr. Mark. Please be careful. Fr. Mark’s email is posted HERE on our staff directory page, that is the only […]

5 Reasons We Turn to Mary in Times of Crisis

Monday, April 27th, 2020

Five Reasons We Turn to Mary in Times of Crisis By Cardinal Joseph W. Tobin, C.Ss.R. Archbishop of Newark Earlier this year when the devastating effects of the COVID-19 pandemic became clear, and thousands—then millions—of people throughout the world were effected by physical, spiritual, economic and psychological hardships, including severe sickness and death, I began […]

The Road to Emmaus

Sunday, April 26th, 2020

“And behold, two of them were going that very day to a village named Emmaus, which was about seven miles from Jerusalem . . . While they were talking and discussing, Jesus himself approached and began traveling with them. But their eyes were prevented from recognizing him.” Luke 24: 13 – 16 The road to […]

Diaper Drive

Thursday, April 23rd, 2020

The Office of Concern has an URGENT REQUEST for  Size 3, 4, 5 and 6 diapers and baby wipes. Their vendor is unable to sell diapers to us in the quantities we need to continue to serve our clients. A persistent request from our clients is whether they can receive more diapers. Diapers are not […]

This Week’s Gospel Message

Thursday, April 23rd, 2020

This week’s Gospel message for Sunday, April 26th is from Luke 24:13-35. “That very day, the first day of the week, two of Jesus’ disciples were going to a village seven miles from Jerusalem called Emmaus . . . Jesus himself drew near and walked with them, but their eyes were prevented from recognizing him […]

Thank You OLMC!

Thursday, April 23rd, 2020

Thank you OLMC! Parishioners and Academy families provided hundreds of sandwiches for four relief services including Teaneck EMT, St. John’s Soup Kitchen and Hoboken Shelter. Specia thanks to Irene, Danny and the staff of OLMC who sorted and delivered hundreds of your sandwiches and food staples. Thank you OLMC for your dedication! Sandwiches went to […]

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