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    Our Lady of the Magnificat Parish in Kinnelon, NJ in communion with the Bishop of Paterson is rooted in the tradition of the Catholic Church. We seek to deepen our love of God to live and proclaim the Gospel of Jesus Christ through the power of the Holy Spirit. We aim to nourish our members through prayer, outreach, education and joy-filled worship. We strive to build the Kingdom of God by serving the needs of one another and those of our neighbors.

    We are located at 2 Miller Road in Kinnelon, NJ

    Rectory office:  973-838-6838

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  • Mass Times

    • Saturday: 5:00 PM EnglishEnglishEN Church
    • Sunday: 7:30 AM EnglishEnglishEN Chapel 9:00 AM EnglishEnglishEN Church 11:00 AM EnglishEnglishEN Church
    • MonFri: 8:15 AM EnglishEnglishEN Chapel
    • Saturday: 8:15 AM EnglishEnglishEN Chapel
  • reconciliation Times

    • Saturday: 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM In the Church
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  • rectory office hours

    • Mon. to Thur. from 8:30am to 5pm
    • Fri. from 8:30am to 4pm
    • Saturday 9am to 4pm 

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    Carol Borinski     
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    James Commarato                    
    Fr. Joseph Farias                
    Michael Fitzpatrick, Sr.              
    Rosemarie Geraghty         
    Carolyn Kiesche 
    Christine Lytle     
    Joseph Maher                                           
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    Ann Pendola       
    Cathy Rodriguez 
    Jesus Serrano     
    Madeline Testa                 
    Terry Wickham                    
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  • News

    • Last weekend, Fr. Lukasz was in Massachusetts at a Life Teen Conference with our youth minister, 10+ teenagers and parents. Fr. Carroll, Fr. Henry and Fernando our custodian were on vacation and Connor our sacristan was on pilgrimage. Our pinch hitters, Fr. Jerry, OFM said four Masses, Fr. Ed said three Masses which included 2 funerals, Rob Rizzo, the parish landscaper, did three burials and Rich and Ewa Wolowicz did parish maintenance and even Fr. Yohan did one baptism. To make sure everything ran smoothly, Michael Pierce, Carol Mangani, Lori Covello and the parish staff were on call. I am so grateful to everyone that helped last weekend, so that Fr. Lukasz and I could get away. We are all back to normal this weekend!!! PHEW!
    • In the gospel of Mathew Jesus calls a little child to him and proclaims “… whoever welcomes one such child in my name welcomes me” (Mathew 18:5). Debbie DuHaime will be speaking at all Masses during the weekend of August 4-5 on behalf of Good Counsel homes, helping homeless, pregnant and parenting mothers and babies. Good Counsel operates 7 Catholic homes for pregnant women and their children as well as a national toll-free crisis pregnancy help line (800-723-8331). Baby bottles will be given out to collect money to assist with their lifesaving work. We welcome you with an open heart to learn more about what we, the Catholic community, can do to help homeless mothers and babies in need through crisis to careers. Please visit www.GoodCounselHomes.org or LIKE Good Counsel Homes on Facebook. The more you know, the more mothers and babies will be helped.
    • From the American Songbook Join us for the 2nd Annual Pay It Forward Summer Concert supporting the work of the Franciscan Sister of Allegany’s The Dwelling Place of New York. Date is Wed., Aug. 15th at 7pm at The Brownstone. Deluxe Cocktail Hour/ Show for $100pp. For further information contact Father Ed Lambro, Music Director glencominc@verizon.net or call 973-345-8410.
    • The Knights of Columbus are hosting their annual trip to Yankee Stadium to see the Yankees play the Texas Rangers on Friday, August 10th. Bus departs OLM parking lot at 4:15PM. Cost is $70 per person. If interested, please contact Paul Schuckalo at 201-317-9554 or pssjr@optonline.net. Trip is open to all parishioners and friends. Seating limited so please reserve your spot soon.
    • The Eva’s kitchen commitment for OLM is Saturday, August 4th, 2018. Anyone wishing to volunteer to cook please take a pan/recipe and add your name to volunteer list. Please drop off frozen casserole at OLM parking lot between 8:30-8:45 on Saturday, August 4th, 2018. If unable to drop off on August 4th you may bring it to the rectory during business hours. Thank you. Any questions call Kathy and Joe Gravino at 973-830-0559.
    • Dear Msgr. Carroll and Parishioners, Thank you for the generous outpouring of support to The Dwelling Place of NY through collections taken up at Masses on the April 28-29 weekend. Thank you for the total donation of $4,029.25. Your parishioners have also mailed us donations since our visit, bringing the total received from your parish community to approximately $15,000. What a special blessing for the women we serve! Please know that your generous support will help women in great need. Gratefully, Sister Joann Sambs, CSA Administrator
    • Priests for Life have asked all parishes to invite their parishioners to contact their U.S. Senators to ask them to conduct a fair and swift confirmation process for Judge Brett Kavanaugh – a process based on his qualifications, not on the politics of personal destruction. Contact by either phone, mail or both. Senator Robert Menendez Senator Cory Booker 528 Hart Senate Office Bldg. 359 Dirksen Senate Office Bldg. Washington, D.C. 20510 Washington, D.C. 20510 202-224-4744 202-224-3224
    • St. Francis Residential Community on Diamond Spring Road, Denville is sponsoring a 50/50 raffle on Sunday, October 7th at 4:30 pm. There are first, second, and third prizes and the ticket price is $5.00. They are on sale after Masses.
    • Please take a look at the Church carpet. It was professionally cleaned on Monday, July 9th. Please help us to take care of it by either avoiding spills or by cleaning them up right away after they happen. Coffee stains and chocolate are the worst.
    • What a blessing to have so many of you volunteer to be Catechists! We need just THREE more people to help out. We need two 5th grade catechists/teachers on Sunday for the 5th Gr. class and we need one catechist for the 8th Gr. class on Sundays, which only meets 2x a month. You know you’ve been on the fence about helping in this ministry. NOW is your time to act! Please contact Mary at dre@olmchurch.org
    • Registrations for Confirmation were due back to the Religious Ed office 6/22. Please return them as soon as possible by mailing to the office or dropping off at the rectory.