Bishop's Schedule

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Bishop Checchio is enjoying celebrating Masses and greeting people
around the diocese. Here is a list of his scheduled stops. 
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JANUARY  ·  FEBRUARY

FEBRUARY 

Wednesday, February 1
Priest Personnel Board Meeting, SJNPC, Piscataway
Private event

Friday, February 3
Catholic Schools Week ~ Closing Mass for Perth Amboy Catholic School at St. John Paul II Parish, Perth Amboy
Private event
 

Saturday, February 4   •  5:30 p.m.
Parish Mass, Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary, Hackettstown
All are welcome!   •  Visit website

Sunday, February 5   •  9 a.m.
Parish Mass, Our Lady of Victories, Baptistown
All are welcome!   •  Visit website

Sunday, February 5   •  11 a.m.
Parish Mass, St. Joseph, Washington Township
All are welcome!   •  Visit website

Tuesday, February 14 – Thursday, February 16
USCCB New Bishop’s Orientation Program, Washington, DC

Saturday, February 18   •   5 p.m.
Parish Mass, St. Elizabeth - St. Brigid, St. Brigid Worship Site, Peapack
All are welcome!   •  Visit website

Sunday, February 19   •  9 a.m.
Parish Mass, St. Stanislaus Kostka, Sayreville
All are welcome!   •  Visit website

Sunday, February 19   •  11:30 a.m.
Elevation of St. Robert Bellarmine Church, Freehold, to Co-Cathedral, Diocese of Trenton
Private event 

Tuesday, February 21
New Jersey Catholic Conference Board of Bishops Meeting
Private event

Wednesday, February 22
USCCB Budget and Finance Committee Meeting, Washington, DC
Private event

Friday, February 24  •  7 p.m.
Confirmation, Parish of the Visitation, New Brunswick
Private event

Saturday, February 25   •  5:15 p.m.
Parish Mass, Our Lady of Peace, Fords
All are welcome!   •  Visit website

Sunday, February 26   •  9 a.m.
Parish Mass, Church of the Sacred Heart, South Plainfield
All are welcome!   •  Visit website

Sunday, February 26  •  11:30 a.m.
Parish Mass and Altar Dedication, Our Lady of the Mount, Warren
All are welcome!  •  
Visit website

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