Bishop's Schedule

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around the diocese. Here is a list of his scheduled stops. 
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JANUARY  •  FEBRUARY  •  MARCH  •  APRIL  •  MAY

MAY

Wednesday, May 3
Priest Personnel Board Meeting
Private event

Wednesday, May 3
Confirmation, St. Matthias Parish, Somerset
Private event

Thursday, May 4  •  6:30 p.m.
2017 Pride in Priests Dinner, Old Bridge
Private event

Friday, May 5  •  5 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.
Confirmation, Mary, Mother of God Parish, Hillsborough
Private event

Saturday, May 6  •  5:30 p.m.
Saint Peter's Healthcare System Gala, Heldrich Hotel, New Brunswick
Private event

Sunday, May 7  •  Noon
Parish Mass and 50th Anniversary Celebration for the Grand Knight Council 5959, Blessed Sacrament, Martinsville 
All are welcome!
  •   Visit website

Sunday, May 7  •  8 p.m.
Catholic Center at Rutgers Graduate Mass, St. Peter the Apostle University and Community Parish, New Brunswick
Private event   

Tuesday, May 9  •  7:30 p.m.
Neophyte Mass and Reception, St. John Neumann Pastoral Center, Piscataway
Private event  

Wednesday, May 10  •  4:30 p.m. and 7 p.m.
Confirmation, St. John Vianney Parish, Colonia
Private event

Thursday, May 11  •  4 p.m.
Confirmation, St. Augustine of Canterbury Parish, Kendall Park
Private event

Friday, May 12  •  4:30 p.m. and 7 p.m. 
Confirmation, St. Jude Parish, Blairstown
Private event

Saturday, May 13  •  10 a.m.
Mass with Augustinian Recollects, Immaculate Conception Monastery, Belvidere
Private event

Saturday, May 13    1 p.m.
Mass at the Blue Army Shrine for the 100th Anniversary of the First Apparition of Our Lady
All are welcome!   •  Visit website 

Sunday, May 14    10 a.m.
Parish Mass, Corpus Christi, South River
All are welcome!  •  Visit website

Sunday, May 14    Noon
Parish Mass, St. James, Woodbridge
All are welcome!  •  Visit website

Tuesday, May 16
College of Consultors Meeting
Private event

Tuesday, May 16    1 p.m.
Saint Peter's Healthcare System Service Awards Luncheon, Saint Peter's Hospital, New Brunswick
Private event

Tuesday, May 16    7 p.m.
Confirmation, Blessed Sacrament Parish, Martinsville
Private event

Wednesday, May 17  •  7 p.m.
Confirmation, Sacred Heart Parish, South Amboy
Private event

Thursday, May 18  •  4:30 and 7:30 p.m.
Confirmation, St. James the Less Parish, Jamesburg
Private event

Saturday, May 20  •  10 a.m.
Transitional Diaconate Mass of Ordination and Permanent Diaconate Ordination, Cathedral of St. Francis of Assisi, Metuchen
Private event

Sunday, May 21  •  3:50 p.m.
Saint Joseph High School Commencement Exercises, Church of the Sacred Heart, South Plainfield
Private event

Tuesday, May 23
Board of Bishops Meeting
Private event

Tuesday, May 23  •  4:30 and 7 p.m.
Confirmation, Immaculate Conception Parish, Annandale
Private event

Wednesday, May 24
Visit to St. Francis Cathedral School Kindergarten Classes, Metuchen
Private event

Wednesday, May 24
Priest Personnel Meeting
Private event

Thursday, May 25  •  11:45 a.m.
Mass at McAuley Hall, Watchung
Private event

Friday, May 26  •  7 p.m.
Confirmation, Sts. Philip and James Parish, Phillipsburg
Private event

Tuesday, May 30  •  7 p.m.
Joint Confirmation for St. Patrick Parish, Belvidere, and St. Rose Parish, Oxford, at St. Rose
Private event

Wednesday, May 31  •  4:30 and 7 p.m.
Confirmation, St. Magdalen de Pazzi Parish, Flemington
Private event

DECEMBER
Thursday, December 1
Project Andrew Dinner and Mass
Private event
Friday, December 2  •  8:00 p.m.
Evening Prayer for Pastoral Musicians, Cathedral of St. Francis of Assisi, Metuchen
Private event
Saturday, December 3  •  5:30 p.m.
Parish Mass, Immaculate Conception, Annandale
All are welcome!  •  Visit website
Sunday, December 4  •  8:30 a.m.
Parish Mass, St. Mary of Ostrabrama, South River
All are welcome!  •  Visit website
Sunday, December 4  •  11 a.m.
Parish Mass, St. Peter the Apostle University and Community, New Brunswick
All are welcome!  •  Visit website
Sunday, December 4  •  4 p.m.
40th Anniversary Benefit, Mount Saint Mary House of Prayer, Watchung
Private event
Tuesday, December 6 
Installation of Bishop Michael F. Burbidge, bishop designate, Diocese of Arlington
Wednesday, December 7  •  3 p.m.
Seton Hall University Immaculate Conception Seminary Board of Overseers Meeting
Private event
Saturday, December 10  •  5 p.m.
Parish Mass, The Church of St. Luke, North Plainfield
All are welcome!  •  Visit website
Sunday, December 11  •  8 p.m.
Catholic Center at Rutgers Student Mass, St. Peter the Apostle University and Community Parish, New Brunswick
All are welcome!  •  Visit website
Sunday, December 11  •  11 p.m.
Our Lady of Guadalupe Feast Day Mass, Holy Family Parish, St. Joseph Worship Site, New Brunswick
All are welcome!  •  Visit website
Tuesday, December 13  •  9 a.m.
Bishop George Ahr High School Pre-Christmas Ahr Star Liturgy, Edison
Private event
Wednesday, December 14  •  9 a.m.
School Mass, Mount Saint Mary Academy, Watchung
Private event
Wednesday, December 14  •  1 p.m.
Bishop's Annual Appeal Parish Goals and Rebate Subcommittee Meeting, SJNPC, Piscataway
Private event
Thursday, December 15 •  11:30 a.m.
Advent Day of Recollection for Priests
Private event
Thursday, December 15  •  7 p.m.
Advent Confessions, St. Augustine of Canterbury Parish, Kendall Park
All welcome!  •  Visit website
Friday, December 23  •  7:30 p.m.
Concluding Mass of Simbang Gabi Festival, Cathedral of St. Francis of Assisi, Metuchen
All are welcome!  •  Visit website
Saturday, December 24  •  10 p.m.
Christmas Eve Lessons and Carols, Cathedral of St. Francis of Assisi, Metuchen
All are welcome!  •  Visit website
Saturday, December 24  •  10:30 p.m.
Christmas Eve Vigil Mass, Cathedral of St. Francis of Assisi, Metuchen
All are welcome!  •  Visit website