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  • Welcome!

    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

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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
    • Mon - Fri: 8:15 AM EnglishEnglishEN Chapel
    • Saturday: 8:15 AM EnglishEnglishEN Chapel
  • reconciliation Times

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

    • Mon. to Thurs. from 8:30am to 6pm
    • Friday 8:30am to 4pm
    • Saturday 9am to 5pm 

    Beverly Caccavale             
    Michael Fitzpatrick, Sr.              
    Joseph Hammond             
    Danielle Kneringer
    Betty Higgins                       
    Robert Kaps                 
    Paulette Ley                        
    MarySue Link
    Jake Linsalata                     
    Elvin Lister
    Frank Mack, Jr.                    
    Joseph Maher
    Peggy Spreen     
    Maribel Tehrani                                  

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    “Amen, I say to you, whatever you did for one of the these least brothers of mine, you did for me.”  (Matthew 25:40)


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  • News

    • There are plenty of Mass intentions available for Spring & Summer months. Please call the rectory or stop by to schedule.
    • Sunday, May 15th - On May 14th, Omar Hernandez will be ordained a Transitional Deacon. He will then be “Deacon Omar”. His Mass of Thanksgiving will be at OLM on May 15th at the 11am, picnic lunch will follow. Saturday, June 4th, 4pm Mass will be the celebration of Msgr. Carroll’s 50th Anniversary of Ordination to the Priesthood and his 25th as Pastor of OLM (NOTE: There is no 5pm Mass). A dinner reception will follow. Sunday, June 12th, at the 11am Mass, Fr. Henry will celebrate his 60th Anniversary of Ordination to the Priesthood. A lunch reception will follow.
    • Congratulations to the children who will be receiving their First Holy Communion this weekend. Please keep the children and their families in your prayers.
    • Come join us at 9:30am in the Ryan Room, as we undertake a 7-week course using Bishop Robert Barron’s Priest, Prophet and King Study program. This program uses beautiful DVDs and a workbook to inspire you with the beauty and truth of Jesus Christ. Take this opportunity to experience and understand our Lord as Priest, Prophet & King. For more info call Carol Mangani at 973-283-2218.
    • Christ’s faithful are obliged to reveal impediments to sacred orders, if they know any, to the ordinary or the pastor before ordination. If anyone knows of any reason why Omar Hernandez should not be ordained a Transitional Deacon please contact Msgr. John J. Carroll or Rev. Hubert Jurjewicz, Director of Vocations at the Paterson Office of Vocations, 777 Valley Rd., Clifton, NJ 07013, 973-777-8818.
    • Our Religious Education leadership team has requested a technology upgrade for both the Confirmation and the K-8 CCD programs. The request is for the following: • 5 laptop computers, • 3 monitor/DVD set-ups • 2 portable projectors • Desktop upgrades for the leadership team We have already received three commitments which total $7,600 towards the projected cost of $18,530. Would anyone in the parish be interested in sponsoring part of or the remaining costs of this project? This could be pledged over 3 years or any way the donor(s) would like to do it. Please contact either George Casagrand, our Business Administrator, at 973-838-6838 ext. 102 or Msgr. Carroll at 973-838-6838 ext.100.
    • Next Sunday, April 24th is 4-Get Me Not weekend. The Cath. Charities Father English Food Pantry depends on donations of non-perishable food to help the working poor in the Paterson area feed their families. Please leave your donations at the side entrance and thanks for your continued generosity!!
    • Thank you to the following volunteers who helped to serve at Eva’s Kitchen on Sunday, April 10th: Kenny Mertz, Stefania Masi, Mariline Tavares, Lino Tavare, Mariline Pinto, Mary Smith, Cyndi and Andy Boniface. We also thank all the volunteers who cooked the chicken casseroles and helped to serve approx. 175 people and the donations of chips and cookies by Cyndi and Andy Boniface and the bananas donated by Jeff Frank.
    • The Men’s Group of Our Lady of Good Counsel Parish (155 West Parkway, Pompton Plains, NJ) is sponsoring its 3rd Annual Motorcycle Blessing to benefit Good Counsel Homes on Saturday, May 7th @ 10:00am. Fr. Paul will be providing individual blessings for all riders in the OLGC parking lot. A suggested donation of $20 will support the Good Counsel Home Warming Program. Registration begins at 9:45am and all participants should contact Kevin Bulger at kjbulger1@aol.com to pre-register.
    • There are multi-colored homemade rosaries available on a table in the narthex of the church. Take them either for yourself, your children or your grandchildren.
    • Should someone wish to publish an ad in the Church bulletin, please call 800-364-0684.