The St. Ann Parish website has had a makeover! Our new website will provide more information, improve communication and will allow visitors to get a taste of the “flavor” of life in our parish family. It is still very much a work in progress, so expect more features to be available as we move forward. Enjoy your visit! We welcome your feedback.
The season of Lent is a grace-filled time of year for Christians all over the world. It is an opportunity for us to experience God’s love and mercy at a deeper level as we open our hearts to repentance and conversion. The traditional practice of increasing prayer, fasting and almsgiving during Lent never is outdated or ineffective. As we open ourselves continue reading
Taízé Prayer Service
On Thursday, March 13th at 7:30pm, St. Ann Catholic Church in Hoboken is having a Taizé prayer service. This is a beautiful prayer experience that includes candles, simple chants, scripture and periods of silence. Since this is unfamiliar to many, here’s an explanation on what a Taizé service is all about. continue reading
SAVE THE DATE
Lenten Parish Retreat
Our Parish Lenten Retreat begins March 17th and continues on the 18th and 19th from 7:30pm to 8:15pm.
The Lenten Retreat theme is
“Do Not Be Afraid, I Am With You”…Reflections on the Gospel of St. Luke continue reading
WOMEN’S FAITH GROUP of SAINT ANN
A new faith group is being formed
for women by women
Join us: starting Monday March 31st 7-8:30pm
and meeting bi-weekly
Day of Reflection for Women
Be Not Afraid: Rejoice In God’s Mercy
Saturday April 26th, 2014
Seton Hall University
400 South Orange Avenue
South Orange, NJ 07079
Join us for a prayerful, spirit-filled life changing experience. continue reading
ARCHDIOCESE OF NEWARK
CATHOLIC MEN'S CONFERENCE
Keynote Speaker: Cardinal Timothy Dolan,
Archbishop of New York
See bulletin for more info or email Parish Conference Leader Al Kotkin just.us.two@net zero.com
sponsored by Archdiocese of Newark
2014 WINTER BLUES/BLAHS was a success because of you!! THANK YOU!!
Thank you to all those who made this year’s Winter Blues/Blahs series a success: those who attended our offerings and, especially, the presenters who shared their expertise and gifts with us. There were 77 people who made this year’s Program the best attended to date!
Please see the bulletin for more information. Either CLICK on Bulletins icon on this page or take one from the Church vestibule.
RESTORING the CHURCH
A Restoration Committee has just been established here at St. Ann Parish and is dedicated to the beautification and renovation of our Church. Our goal is to ensure our Church is preserved and operational for many generations to come. To carry out this mission, the committee is entrusted with developing and implementing fundraising strategies to achieve our goal. While most of the work appears to be cosmetic, the reality is that it is much more complex and costly and involves major infrastructure repairs. continue reading