Are you interested in using this time of quarantine to grow in your faith? Would you like to develop friendships with other faith filled women? Please join us for an online six week bible study from Walking With Purpose: Living in the Father's Love. For details, please click on the title above.
Join us on Sunday, March 15, 2020 for our annual St. Patrick's Day Sunday Social. We will be entertained by fabulous Irish Step Dancers, treated to baked goods, lots of activities and fun for the kids and, of course, our annual Soda Bread contest will take place. Note the new time: 12 noon! Come out and celebrate our Patron Saint's Feast with us!
Our annual Parish Mission will be held on March 15, 16 & 17 at 7 pm each evening in the Church. Our presenters will be Fr. Dan Murphy and Dr. Linda Baratte. Please join us and be renewed this Lenten Season.
Join us for a Mass of Anointing where the sacrament will be celebrated. Those who are suffering and those who are caregivers are encouraged to attend. Mass will be held on Saturday, March 7, 2020 10:30 am in the Church. Please note there will be no 8 am mass that morning.
Please join us for 5 Tuesday mornings or 5 Thursday evenings in March as we take a biblical pilgrimage that reveals Christ's love for us! We will be guided through the last hours of Christ's life, every step of the way from Old Testament prophecies and messianic expectations to biblical symbolism and historical context. Our study will include video clips of the Holy Land as well as the book, "No Greater Love" and workbook from Ascension Press. $25 fee includes all materials. Call the parish office to register.
The annual Appalachia Golf Classic will be held on Friday, May 8, 2020 starting at 9 am at the Architects Golf Club in Phillipsburg, New Jersey. Sponsors and players can register online. All proceeds benefit the Appalachia Help Weeks.
Join us on Sunday, February 9, 2020 at 12:15 pm in the East/West Room for a lively discussion on Parish Life at St. Patrick Parish! We will be addressing your questions and concerns submitted through the parish-wide survey, online and from the forms completed in the church. There will be ample time for additional questions and comments. Babysitting will be provided by members of our youth ministry.
The 2018-2019 St. Patrick Parish and School Finance Report can be viewed by clicking on the title above. Please refer any questions or concerns to our Finance Manager, Margaret Woon-Castro at extension 159 or Fr. Bob.
Join us for a holiday bazaar this Saturday, December 14, 2019 from 10 am until 2 pm in the Fr. Ed Parish Center. Lots of vendors offering jewelry, beauty essentials, pottery, hair accessories, handmade signs, unique clothing, gift items and much, much more! $3 admission for adults 18 and over. Shop our LADIES NIGHT Friday, December 13, 2019 from 7 pm until 9 pm. Your $10 admission fee includes Wine and Cheese as you shop and visit with friends. Finish up your holiday shopping while having some fun along the way!
Saint Patrick Youth Ministry will be hosting its annual Gingerbread House Workshop for children in Pre-K and older. For $15, each child will receive a full-size Gingerbread House and everything needed to decorate it. Youth Ministry teens will be on hand to help the children create their very own masterpiece. Registration forms are available online (click on the Gingerbread Workshop title above) or at the doors of the church and parish office.
Join us for our 9th annual Christmas Concert with the combined choirs of Christ the King and St. Patrick Parish on Saturday, December 7, 2019 at 7:30 pm at St. Patrick Church and on Sunday, December 8, 2019 at 2 pm at Christ the King Church in New Vernon.
Join with Chatham friends and neighbors across all faiths and traditions in a brief celebration of the many blessings we share on Tuesday, November 26, 2019 from 7:30 pm-8:30 pm at Stanley Congregational Church in Chatham. Sponsored by the Interfaith Council of the Chathams and Green Village.
Join us in providing Thanksgiving Meals! Once again we will collect and distribute turkeys and Thanksgiving non-perishable food items for families both locally and in Paterson. Please help us supply 250 turkeys to our brothers and sisters in need. In addition to FROZEN turkeys, we will be collecting frozen turkey breasts and chicken. In lieu of turkeys, monetary donations are welcome. Thank you for your generosity in remembering those in need this Thanksgiving!
Sign up this weekend, November 2 & 3, after all masses to sponsor a family, child, senior or veteran in Paterson or right here in Chatham. You will receive all the information you need to fulfill your family or individual’s ‘wish list’ as well as an instruction sheet. Then return the box on December 8 for distribution. The most important thing that goes into each Christmas in a Box cannot be seen - the spirit of Christmas. When the boxes are filled with beautiful gifts intended for complete strangers, they are also being filled with powerful messages of love, care and hope. Visit https://st-pats.org/christmas-in-a-box for more information.
Children in grades 1-3 are invited to participate in a very special annual event: The Living Nativity. Weekly rehearsals begin Wednesday, October 30. The performance which includes singing, acting and costumes, will be held on Monday, December 16.
Join us for a delicious, all-you-can-eat Pancake Breakfast on Sunday, October 20, 2019 from 8 am until 11 am in the Fr. Ed Center gym. Cost is $6/adult, $4/child ages 4-12 maximum cost per family is $30. Hosted by the Knights of Columbus.