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Stations of the Cross
Friday, March 31st at 7:30 pm in the Upper Church
Guest Speaker: Rev. John McCrone

Topic: "The Cross: Healing, Empowering, Uniting"

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PROGRAMS AND EVENTS

  • LENT AT LITTLE FLOWER - 2017

    LENT is a solemn religious observance in the church liturgical calendar that begins on Ash Wednesday and ends approximately six weeks later, before Easter Sunday. The purpose of Lent is the preparation of the believer through prayer, doing penance, repentence of sins, almsgiving, atonement, and self denial .

    Please click the link below for the Lenten Regulations posted by the Archdiocese of Newark for 2017.

    ARCHDIOCESE OF NEWARK - LENTEN REGULATIONS 

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    Listed below are some of the ways we at Litttle Flower are observing the Lenten Season.

     

    Stations of the Cross

    Stations of the Cross: A Five Week Parish Mission Experience
    Join us in the Upper Church at 7:30 pm for the first 5 Fridays of Lent!
    March 3 through March 31 with a new speaker each week.

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    Little Black Books for Lent
    Pick up a Little Black Book at all Masses the weekend of February 25 and 26 which contains daily reflections for the Lenten season.  Little Black Books will also be available in the Rectory beginning February 27.

    Rice Bowl

    Operation Rice Bowl will begin on February 25th.This

    Rice bowls will be distributed during CCD classes and will also be available for pick up during Masses on the weekend of February 25th-26th and on Ash Wednesday.  This Lenten season, Catholic Relief Services invites Catholics to pray with their families and communities; fast in solidarity with those who hunger; learn about our global community and the challenges of poverty; and give sacrificial contributions to those in need. Operation Rice Bowl is a way for your family to come together to help those in need during Lent.Consider downloading the CRS Rice Bowl free Lenten app to receive daily Lenten reflections and inspiration directly to your phone.

     Rice Bowls should be returned to Mass on HOLY THURSDAY, 4/13 or anytime during Holy Week. Before submitting your Rice Bowl, please total the money in your bowl and write a check to the Church of the Little Flower or send cash (no coins please)! If you have any questions, please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Thank you!

  • CHOIR INVITATION FOR LENT, HOLY WEEK, EASTER
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    We invite your participation in any of our choirs as we prepare for Lent, Holy Week, and Easter.  Singing affords an opportunity to offer service to our parish in a warm, welcoming and fun setting.  Consider joining one of our choirs:

    ADULT CHOIR: Rehearsals – Wednesdays from 7:30-9:00 p.m. – Upper Church

    JUNIOR/YOUTH CHOIR - (Grades 2-8): Rehearsals – Wednesdays from 4:45-6:00 p.m. – Upper Church

    HIGH SCHOOL MUSIC MINISTRY – Rehearsals – Saturdays from 3:00 – 4:00 p.m. - Upper Church
                       (Vocalists and instrumentalists are welcome)

    CHERUB CHOIR – (Ages 3-6) – Rehearsals – Mondays beginning March 13th through April 10th from 4:30-5:00 p.m. – Rm. 2H and Upper Church

    Contact Liz Mancinelli (Director of Music Ministries) at: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for additional information.

  • CELEBRATING 500 YEARS - LUTHERAN AND CATHOLIC EVENT - APRIL 4, 2017

    The Last in our Series of Events

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  • TAIZE PRAYER SERVICE - APRIL 7, 2017

     

     

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  • EASTER EGG HUNT - APRIL 9, 2017

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  • RUN, HIDE, FIGHT VIDEO
    We encourage all adults to please watch a video via this link: 
             
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5VcSwejU2D0.

    Should there be an emergency incident in our Church, we'd like to educate you on what to do and how to evacuate.  More information will be provided at Masses in the coming weeks.  Please be advised that some people may find this video disturbing and we don't recommend watching it in the presence of children.  Let us continue to pray for the safety of all those seeking a safe place to worship and gather. 
     
    When speaking with your children about safety, please utilize these guidelines to assist you.
              Talking Guidelines to Children

     

  • PHOTOS OF LITTLE FLOWER PARISH IN ACTION

    LITTLE FLOWER COAT DRIVE - JANUARY 2017

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    Our Second Graders Received First Penance on Dec. 10, 2016
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    Litttle Flower had a Live Nativity on Sunday, December 11, 2016.

    Marcello, the donkey, came to visit and be part of the fun.

     Blessing of Animals on Sunday, October 2, 2016
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    Teresa Johnson,
    Director of Religious Education
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    Margaret Manning,
    Pastoral Associate
    are commissioned as
    Extraordinary Ministers of
    Holy Communion
    on October 1, 2016 at 5:30pm Mass.

     Students in our Religious Education classes think outside the box!
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