Altar Server Training
Deacon John is offering training to any child in Grade 5 or higher wishing to become an Altar Server.
The child will need to attend the following training session:
Saturday, January 27, 2018 at 11:00am
To register please email StBartsMinistry@stbartseb.com with the following information:
• Child’s name,
• Home phone #
• Mass preferences
Any questions, please see Deacon John or send to above email email StBartsMinistry@stbartseb.com.
Very Rev. Thomas J. Walsh is pleased to announce we have received our date for Confirmation from the Bishop’s Office.
Bishop James Checchio will preside at the celebration of the Sacrament of Confirmation.
May 30, 2018
St. Bartholomew Parish
The Saint Bartholomew School Overview and Open House
St. Bartholomew School focuses
on nurturing your whole child in a family
friendly environment protected by electronic
surveillance throughout the campus.
We offer full time Pre-K 3, Pre-K 4 and
Kindergarten to Grade 8 including Technology,
Art, Music, Spanish, National Junior
Honor Society, Student Leadership
Development/Mentoring Program, Before
and After School Care with FREE BEFORE
CARE from 6:45 AM for K-8. Extracurricular
activities include Drama Club, Band
and Chorus, Latin, Yearbook, Newspaper,
STEM Programs, Homework Club, Arts and
Crafts and Art Clubs, Mad Science, Cross
Country, Spring Track, Soccer and Basketball.
The birthday cutoff is October 31.
There is a full-time nurse and guidance
counselor and our school is NUT FREE. St.
Bartholomew School is AdvancED Accredited
with Wi-Fi throughout the facility,
Google Classroom, Digital Whiteboards,
Advanced Technology Resource Center,
Library, Digital Microscope, laptops for
middle school, i-Pads for primary level,
Achieve 3000, Discovery Education, i-
Ready, and IXL Technology. No mandatory
service hours or BINGO.
Open House Dates:
January 28, 2018 11:30am-2:00pm and
February 2, 2018 9:30am-10:30am and 12:15pm-1:15pm
St. Bartholomew School is located at 470
Ryders Lane in East Brunswick. If you
have any questions, please call 732-254-7105 or visit school.stbartseb.com.
The Saint Bartholomew School Pre-Kindergarten Program Voted
the Best Preschool in Middlesex County
The Saint Bartholomew School Pre-Kindergarten Program
has received the prestigious honor of being voted
the Best Preschool in Middlesex County. Congratulations
to our principal, teachers, and staff! (Home News
Tribune Readers’ Choice Contest 2017).
From the St. Vincent de Paul Society
The St. Vincent de Paul Society is very grateful for the generous food, monetary, and gift donations we received from our parishioners over the Christmas season.
Used Car Donation Request
One of our St. Vincent de Paul clients is in need of a used car. If you can help, please call Brian at 732-261-5957.
St. Mary Byzantine Catholic Church To
Slavic Dinner Wednesday,
January 10, 2018
St. Mary Byzantine Catholic Church will
sponsor the Slavic Dinner on Wednesday,
January 10, from 4:00pm to 7:00pm.
The dinner will be held in the St. Mary Parish
Center, 1900 Brooks Boulevard, Hillsborough,
NJ. The cost is $18.00 for adults
(ages 9 and up) and $5.00 for Children (8
and under) and includes all you can eat
Pirohi, Stuffed Cabbage, Kielbasa and Sauerkraut,
Mashed Potatoes, salad, dessert and
Each month a special entrée will be specially
selected and prepared by St. Mary’s chef
John Pagano. Dinners are held on the second
Wednesday of every month throughout
the year. Orders to go are available. For
more information contact: St. Mary’s at 908-
725-0615. The February dinner will be held
on Wednesday February 14, 2018.
Have you been thinking about joining the Adult Choir, but didn’t
want to join in the middle of the season? Fear not! Now
that Christmas Day has passed, now is the perfect time to join
up with us! We are beginning to prepare for January
and the coming season of Lent. We welcome all voice types,
and are very much in need of more men to fill out our tenor and
bass sections. Ability to read music is NOT required (but is a
plus!). NO AUDITION NEEDED! Questions? Contact Nick
Gatto at 732-257-7722 x38 or at
A Journey through Grief
“Blessed are those who mourn for the shall be comforted”
Grief is a long process of untangling ourselves after the
loss of a cherished loved one. WHO AM I NOW?
HOW DO I FIND THE STRENGTH TO GO ON? The
program is offered as a support for all persons who have
recently lost a loved one and are struggling with the
mourning process. Let us help you as you help yourself.
The Group will be meeting MONDAY EVENINGS for
seven (7) weeks.
St. Thomas Parish Hall
One St. Thomas Plaza
Old Bridge, NJ
When: January 15, 2018 - February 26, 2018
Contact: Deacon Patrick @ 732-251-4000
A Rally for Life in Trenton & The Annual March For Life in DC
The 49th Anniversary of the Roe vs
Wade US Supreme Court Decision is
on January 22, 2018. There will be a
Rally for Life in Trenton at the State
145 West State Street starting at
The Annual March For Life will take
place in Washington DC on
January 19, 2018. There will be a bus
leaving Our Lady of Victories parish in
Sayreville after the 6:30 am mass. To
reserve a seat, please call 732-257-
St. Ambrose School presents our
4th Annual Pocketbook BINGO!
Friday, January 19, 2018
Doors open at 6:30pm,
BINGO calling starts at 7:30pm
Michael Kors, Coach, Kate Spade,
Vera Bradley, Tory Burch
Raffle tickets will also be sold.
Coffee, tea, and dessert will be
You are welcome to
bring your own refreshments.
$25 Includes: Admission,
10 Bingo Sheets containing
3 Bingo Cards on each
(10 games in all)
Call Eileen Lee at 908-902-9121 for
In God's Image Meeting
In God's Image, the Catholic Faith Sharing Group for
gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender people at
Sacred Heart Church, South Plainfield, meets the
2nd Wednesday of every month at 7:00pm in the Annex
Building. Our next meeting is January 10. The
group is open to LGBT adults, 18 and over, and their
families. All are welcome for faith sharing, prayer,
conversation and support. For more information,
contact Fr John at 908 756 0633, ext 125. or the
group may be reached by contacting 908 822 5895
or by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
This Week's Bulletin