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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NOVEMBER

Thursday, November 2  •  10 a.m.
All Souls Day Mass, Holy Cross Cemetery, Jamesburg
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Thursday, November 2  •  7 p.m. 
Mass and Reception with Bishop’s Annual Appeal Mitre Circle, Shepherd’s Society and Bishop’s Guild, St. John Neumann Pastoral Center, Piscataway
Private event
 

Friday, November 3  •  7 p.m.
Veteran’s Day Assembly, St. Joseph School, Carteret
Private event

Tuesday, November 7  •  6 p.m.
Confirmation, St. Lawrence Parish, Laurence Harbor
Private event

Wednesday, November 8  •  4:30 p.m.
Confirmation, Our Lady of Perpetual Help Parish, Bernardsville
Private event

Thursday, November 9  •  1:30 p.m.
25th Anniversary Mass of St. Joseph Senior Home, Woodbridge

Thursday, November 9  •  6 p.m.
Foundation for Catholic Education Fall Social, Pluckemin Inn, Bedminster
Private event

Friday, November 10  •  9 a.m. 
Veteran’s Day Assembly, St. Stanislaus Kostka School, Sayreville
Private event

Friday, November 10  •  1 p.m.
Student Rally celebrating the Blue Ribbon School Designation at St. Francis Cathedral School, Metuchen
Private event

Saturday, November 11
USCCB Committee on Clergy, Consecrated Life and Vocations Meeting, Baltimore, MD

Saturday, November 11
Annual Meeting of the Board of Trustees, Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception, Baltimore, MD

Sunday, November 12
National Catholic Bioethics Committee Meeting, Baltimore, MD

Saturday, November 12 - Thursday, November 16
USCCB General Meeting, Baltimore, MD

Sunday, November 12  •  5 p.m.
Mass celebrating the 100th Anniversary of the USCCB, Basilica of the National Shrine of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary, Baltimore, MD

Friday, November 17  •  4:30 p.m. and 7 p.m.
Confirmation, Immaculate Conception Parish, Spotswood 
Private event

Saturday, November 18  •  10 a.m.
Mass with Deacons and their wives and Rite of Lector, Cathedral of St. Francis of Assisi, Metuchen
Private event

Saturday, November 18  •  5:30 p.m.
Mass for the Installation of Msgr. William Benwell as pastor of Immaculate Conception Parish, Annandale
Private event

Sunday, November 19  •  11:30 a.m.
Mass for the 110th Anniversary of St. Stephen Protomartyr Parish, South River and the 10th Anniversary of Spanish Ministry
All are welcome!  •  Visit website

Sunday, November 19  •  5 p.m.
Evening Prayer Service for World Day of the Poor, Cathedral of St. Francis of Assisi, Metuchen
All are welcome!  •  Visit website

Monday, November 20
Visit to St. Vincent DePaul Soup Kitchen, Perth Amboy
Private event

Tuesday, November 21  •  2 p.m.
Catholic Charities Finance and Board Meeting, SJNPC
Private event

Thursday, November 23  •  9 a.m.
Thanksgiving Day Mass, Cathedral of St. Francis of Assisi, Metuchen
All are welcome!  •  Visit website

Sunday, November 26  •  3 p.m.
Orchestra of St. Peter by the Sea, Sacred Heart Church, South Plainfield
All are welcome!  •  Visit website

Monday, November 27  •  10 a.m.
Prayer Service and Blessing of the New Computer Center and Gymnasium Floor, St. James School, Basking Ridge
Private event

Tuesday, November 28  •  10 a.m.
Holy Savior Academy School Mass and 8th Grade Ring Ceremony, Church of the Sacred Heart Parish, South Plainfield 
Private event

Tuesday, November 28  •  4:30 p.m. and 7 p.m.
Confirmation, St. Elizabeth-St. Brigid Parish, Far Hills-Peapack  
Private event

Wednesday, November 29  •  10:30 a.m.
Priest Personnel Board Meeting, SJNPC
Private event

Thursday, November 30  •  11:45 a.m.
Mass and luncheon with the Sisters of Mercy for the 75th Anniversary of Sister Helen and Sister Yvonne, McAuley Hall, Watchung 
Private event

25th Anniversary Mass of St. Joseph Senior Home at St. Joseph Senior Home, Woodbridge