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St Catherine of Siena Church
10 North Pocono Road
Mountain Lakes, NJ 07046

Rectory: (973) 334 7131
Rectory Email:

Religious Education Office: (973) 334 5257
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Reconciliation - Saturday 4 - 5 pm
Baptisms - 1st and 3rd Sundays of the month
Weddings - Contact the Rectory one year in advance
                              -- Holy Week Services --

Palm Sunday, April 13
          Masses: Saturday 5:30pm
          Sunday: 7:30am, 9:00am, 10:45am and 12:15pm
          Note: There will be no children's liturgy

Daily Mass - Monday thru Wednesday
          6:45am, 12:00pm

Sacrament of Reconciliation
          Saturday, April 12 3:30 to 5:00pm
          Holy Thursday, April 17 9:00 to 10:00am
          Good Friday, April 18 11:00 to 12 noon
          Holy Saturday, April 19 11:00 to 12 noon

Holy Thursday - April 17
          No morning or noon Mass
          Mass of the Lord's Supper - 7:30pm
          Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament - 9pm to Midnight

Good Friday - April 18
          No morning or noon Mass
          Passion According to St John,
          Veneration of the Cross and Holy Communion- 3:00pm
          Franciscan Mystery Players,
          "The Way of the Cross" - 8:00pm

Holy Saturday - April 19
          No 5:30pm Mass
          Blessing of Easter Food - 12:15pm
          Solemn Easter Vigil - 8:00pm

Easter Sunday - April 20
          Masses - 7:30am, 9:00am, 10:45am and 12:15pm
          Note: There will be no children's liturgy
Coming Events - Please see the bulletin for details
Operation Rice Bowl - Rice bowls may be returned to the CCD office or rectory during office hours between now and Monday, April 28. If you prefer to convert your rice bowl contribution to a check, it can be made out to St. Catherine of Siena with 'CRS Rice Bowl' in the memo line and mailed or dropped into the collection basket
Volunteer Needed to coordinate altar server scheduling. It is not necessary to have a child in the program to do this. If you can help or would like further details, please call or email the rectory at 973-334-7131 or
Saturday/Sunday, April 19-20 - The monthly food collection for Fr. English Center.
Parenting With Purpose - Dates: April 24, and May 8, 15, and 22 Time: 7:15pm - 8:45 pm at St. Catherine Parish Center. Cost: $115 ($50 for spouse) includes book. Register now by Contacting Peggy Fitzpatrick (973) 294-9989 or email
Moms & Tots - This playgroup meets every Wednesday from 9:30-11:00 am in the gym. Please come and join us for free play, a snack and craft each week. All we ask is that you bring a small donation for the Fr. English food pantry! Please contact Kerrie Boland at 973-335-5673 or with any questions. We look forward to playing with all of our friends!
Loaves and Fishes is in need of a few caring cooks to provide meals for families in need of help for just a few weeks, and for the families who receive meals on a regular basis. If you would like to volunteer or have any questions, please contact Katherine DiRicco at 973-263-2158 or Please consider helping our parish family with this worthwhile ministry.
If you or a family member cannot attend Sunday Mass due to long-term illness, disabling injury, old age, etc., please be sure to inform the Parish Office 973-334-7131 at your earliest convenience. With this information, Fr. Peter or Fr. Tom can arrange to visit those who are homebound and bring the Eucharist and celebrate the Sacrament of the Sick.
Catholic Charities in the Diocese of Paterson has a clothing donation box in our parking lot. We welcome the donation of gently used clothing and small household items such as working appliances. Call 1-877-343-3651 if you have any questions or should need a free pick-up of larger quantities of clothes or household items.