Parish Events

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St. Cassian Feast Day
September 24, 2017 – Starting with the 12:00pm Solemn Mass, we will be celebrating the patron saint of our parish! After Mass, the celebration will continue at the park behind Buzz Aldrin School.  Enjoy the yummy food and entertainment, including our Photobooth and Dunk Tank!

 

Blessing of the Animals
Sunday, October 1 at 1:15pm, there will be a blessing of animals, in honor of the Feast of St. Francis of Assisi.

 

La Festa Italiana
On Saturday, November 4 at 6:30pm, we will be having an Italian fundraiser to support the parish ministries.  All are welcome.

 

Thanksgiving Food Drive
During November, turkeys and non-perishable donations are collected and donated to those in need during this holiday season.

 

Advent Wreath-Making
Sunday, December 3 @ 4:00pm – On this First Sunday of Advent, families are invited to make an Advent Wreath to celebrate this joyous time of year! The cost is $15 per wreath, with an additional cost for those who would like to join us for a light supper.

 

Christmas Giving Tree
During Advent, our annual Giving Tree is decorated with ornaments of wish-lists of children from the Department of Child Protection and Permanancy (DCP&P, formerly DYFS) and homeless youths supported by the Covenant House of NJ.

 

Christmas Corners
Saturday, December 2 from 8am -4pm, support this school fundraiser in the school Gym and be one of the lucky winners of the many prizes offered!

 

Holiday Young Adult Dinner
Wednesday, December 27, join the college students of St. Cassian who are home for the holidays for a casual dinner and “Santa Steal” at the parish rectory.

 

Catholic Schools Week 
Starting Sunday, January 28, St. Cassian School will be hosting tours inviting prospective students and families to visit and see all that our school has to offer.

 

St. Valentine’s Day Evening of Blessings and Fellowship!
On Saturday, February 10 we will begin our evening with Holy Mass at 5:30pm. Mass will include a blessing of married couples and wedding rings. Following Mass, we will have dinner and entertainment in the school gym. Please register for dinner by calling the parish office. The cost for dinner is $30 per couple. Seating is limited.

 

Housing Families in Transition (Homeless)
From February 18  through February 25, St. Cassian will be a home for guests from the Interfaith Hospitality Network (IHN). St. Cassian volunteers will be providing meals and hosting our guests during their stay.

 

Weekly Stations of the Cross
Join us Friday during Lent after the 8:15am Mass for a weekly prayer of the Stations of the Cross.

 

Youth Group Sponsored Living Stations of the Cross
Friday, April 14 at 7:30pm, the Youth Group takes us through the final moments of Jesus in a meditative and reflective reenactment of Christ’s Passion.