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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Friday, March 1   •  6 p.m. 
St. John the Evangelist Parish Mardi Gras Dinner Dance, Holly Hedge Estate, New Hope, Pa.

Saturday, March 2   •  5 p.m.
Mass at St. Helena Parish, Edison

Sunday, March 3   •  10 a.m.
Mass at St. Charles Borromeo Parish, Skillman 

Sunday, March 3  •   Noon
Mass at St. Augustine of Canterbury Parish, Kendall Park

Wednesday, March 6   •  9:30 a.m.
Ash Wednesday Mass at St. Joseph School, Carteret

Wednesday, March 6   •  12:15 p.m.
Ash Wednesday Prayer Service at St. Anthony of Padua Parish, Port Reading

Wednesday, March 6   •  7 p.m. 
Ash Wednesday Mass at St. Luke Parish, North Plainfield

Thursday, March 7   •  7 p.m.
Confirmation at Nativity of Our Lord Parish, Monroe Township

Friday, March 8  •  6 p.m.
35th Annual Dinner for Friendly Sons of St. Patrick, Pines Manor, Edison

Saturday, March 9  •  5:15 p.m.
Mass at St. Bernard of Clairvaux Parish, Bridgewater

Sunday, March 10  •  11 a.m.
Christ the Redeemer Parish Centennial Mass, Manville

Sunday, March 10   •  2 p.m.
Rite of Election at Cathedral of St. Francis of Assisi, Metuchen 

Monday, March 11
US Bishops Conference Committee on Clergy, Consecrated Life and Vocations Meeting, Washington D.C.

Wednesday, March 13 - Monday, March 18
Private retreat

Tuesday, March 19   •  10:20 a.m. 
Mass at St. Joseph High School, Metuchen

Wednesday, March 20   •  11:45 a.m. 
Lenten Day of Recollection for Priests at St. John Neumann Pastoral Center, Piscataway – private event

Wednesday, March 20  •  5 p.m.
Confirmation at Holy Trinity Parish, Helmetta

Thursday, March 21  •  10:30 a.m.
Priest Personnel Board Meeting – private event

Thursday, March 21  •  7 p.m.
Confirmation at St. Thomas the Apostle Parish, Old Bridge

Friday, March 22  •  5 p.m.
Confirmation at St. Mary-Stony Hill Parish, Watchung

Saturday, March 23  •  5 p.m. 
Mass at St. Bartholomew Parish, East Brunswick

Sunday, March 24  •  10:30 a.m. 
Mass at St. Stanislaus Kostka Parish, Sayreville

Sunday, March 24  •  Noon 
Mass at Our Lady of Victories Parish, Sayreville

Sunday, March 24
Child and Youth Protection Catholic Leadership Conference, Cherry Hill – private event

2019 Meeting with pastors at St. John Neumann Pastoral Center, Piscataway – private event