"For I was hungry and you gave me something to eat, I was thirsty and you gave me something to drink, I was a stranger and you invited me in, I needed clothes and you clothed me, I was sick and you looked after me, I was in prison and you came to visit me." - Matthew 25:35-36
If you’re interested in helping those in need, serving your parish, growing in your faith, then the Knights of Columbus is the organization for you. Becoming a Knight of Columbus can transform your life. As a Knight, you have the opportunity to support your parish, give back to your community, and grow in your faith. We are a band of brothers, a network of men in communities around the world dedicated to doing good in the service of God and our neighbor. Our Lady of the Lakes Council #3359 has the honor to serve five parishes: St. Mary Church (Denville); St. Cecilia Church (Rockaway); Sacred Heart of Jesus Church (Rockaway) St. Catherine of Siena Church (Mountain Lakes); and St. Simon the Apostle Church (Rockaway Township).
To learn more about the Knights of Columbus, please contact the Grand Knight by clicking HERE.
ROSES FOR LIFE SALES
The Roses for Life Sales continue in January at St. Catherine and St. Mary's.take place and St. Cecilia and Sacred Heart Churches. Please review the Mass times below and click on the time that you prefer to sign-up. Or, if you prefer, reply to this email and let me know which church and Mass time you can volunteer for.
St. Catherine of Siena Church:
1/5 - 5:30PM
St. Mary Church:
1/12 - 5PM
If you have any questions, simply email Deacon Jim Rizos at firstname.lastname@example.org.
March for Life Bus Trip
Friday, January 18, 2018
The council is funding a bus trip to the 46th March for Life in Washington, DC. We invite you to join us on the trip which departs from Garner Field Park & Ride in Denville, NJ. There is no charge for the bus but we ask that you bring $10 to cover the DC metro and a tip for the bus drive. Mass is planned at 5:15AM at St. Mary's in Denville prior to the bus trip. Seats are on a first come, first served basis, so please contact Deacon James Rizos at (973) 627-2596 or email@example.com to reserve your place. If you are unable to join the march, please keep cause for life in your prayers.
Loyola Jesuit Center
MEN’S WEEKEND RETREAT
February 1 – 3, 2019
What is Jesus asking of YOU in the Gospels? We will spend time reflecting on our own faith journey as we revisit the healings of Jesus and the importance of forgiveness in our daily lives.
- Retreat begins on Friday evening with dinner at 7:15pm and ends on Sunday after Mass and lunch around 1:00pm.
- Led by: Rev. Steve Pugliese, S.J. and Judy Schiavo
- Click HERE for further details.
2019 Polar Bear Plunge - Seaside Heights, NJ
Saturday, February 23, 2019
If you are interested in joining the team, please click HERE to register for the Polar Bear Plunge. The instructions on the website are fairly simple. You need to locate the state council team (NJ KofC Polar Penguins) and set-up an account. If you do so, before 12/31 it is only $100. The price goes up after 12/31. If you have any questions, please contact Bob Lyons at firstname.lastname@example.org.