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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

    Rectory office:  973-838-6838

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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
    • MonFri: 8:15 AM EnglishEnglishEN Chapel
    • Saturday: 8:15 AM EnglishEnglishEN Chapel
  • reconciliation Times

    • Saturday: 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM In the Church
  • bulletin history

    Please click here for history of bulletins with links to the advertisers listed in the bulletin

  • rectory office hours

    • Mon. to Thur. from 8:30am to 5pm
    • Fri. from 8:30am to 4pm
    • Saturday 9am to 4pm 

    Al Alvino                               
    Manuela Barrios         
    Kurt Bauer                            
    Jeanne Bessis            
    Andy Borinski      
    Carol Borinski     
    Hannah Cerullo  
    Philip Civiniak
    James Commarato            
    Fr. Joseph Farias        
    Michael Fitzpatrick, Sr.      
    Rosemarie Geraghty         
    Carolyn Kiesche 
    Christine Lytle                                              
    Joseph Maher             
    Greg Meehan, Jr.                
    Nicholas Neill      
    Ann Pendola       
    Jesus Serrano                    
    Madeline Testa                            
    Terry Wickham    
    Tom Wisniewski

  • ministry volunteer opportunities

    Please click here for a link to our booklet on all the ministries available here at OLM.

  • Car Ad for Parish


  • fall 2018 bible study groups

  • Oktoberfest & comedy night

    The Knights of Columbus is sponsoring an Oktoberfest & Comedy Night on Sat., Sept. 22 at the OLM auditorium. Doors open at 7 p.m. Show starts at 8:30 p.m. Enjoy German food and beer, Oom-pa-pa and professional comedians Mike Marino & Uncle Floyd. Tickets are $45 and can be obtained by calling Anthony at 973-886-8942 or on the OLM website.


    Please click here for more information and sign up form for the Women's Cornerstone scheduled for October 19-20.

  • 177 project - coming soon!

    You ask what is 177 Project?  This unique experience will take place in all 177 dioceses across the US and OLM is the host parish for the Paterson diocese!  This engaging faith event led by Adoration Artists will be held on Monday, Oct. 29 in our church.  The 2-hour evening, will be something different from our usual fall parish mission. Attendees will spend time in the Real Presence of Jesus in the Eucharist in Adoration, Praise & Worship, the rosary and guided prayer. Adoration Artists is a group of talented musicians who will guide the evening using their unique gifts from the Lord. For more information please visit www.the177project.com/about.  DON’T WAIT - THIS IS A TICKETED EVENT and is open to the entire diocese - seating is limited! Free tickets are only available online by clicking “Dates/Tickets” at the top of the web-page - look for Paterson Diocese. This will be an amazing night of worship and prayer at OLM and in our diocese!

    Please click here for a link to a video describing this wonderful event.

  • News

    • As we announced last weekend, Sr. Mary Rinaldi of the Salesian Sisters of Mary Help of Christians is here to ask for our assistance to rebuild St. Joseph’s Chapel which was destroyed by fire on May 18, 2018. The second collection will be for that purpose. Please see the flyer on the last page of the bulletin.
    • Here I Am, Lord! The 2018 Bishop’s Annual Appeal is officially kicking-off this weekend with the theme Here I Am, Lord! Please support this important annual cause that helps so many people throughout our Diocese. The Bishop’s Annual Appeal supports the work of our Catholic Charities; seminarian education; priests’ extraordinary healthcare needs as well as Nazareth Village, our diocesan priests’ retirement residence and our urban elementary schools. These are all critically important ministries that touch many lives, and so you are invited to make a pledge today. Thank you in advance for your generous support!
    • Olivewood Carving Event Sept. 29th & 30th at OLM Many Holy Land Catholics who carve these items rely upon the income generated from this art form. Most families face critical situations and without income are forced to emigrate to find relief for their families. Please come and see the beautiful art for sale, and thank you for your financial support and your prayers to bring about Peace and Justice in the Holy Land.
    • Children in grades 4 to 8 are encouraged to join the Junior Choir which rehearses every Tuesday from 4:30 – 5:30pm and sings at every 9:00am Mass. Please talk to Michael Pierce or send him an email: music@olmchurch.com
    • If you are currently an usher, or would like to join our Ministry, please forward your name, email and text info, and the best Mass for you. If interested in joining, I’ll contact you to review the details of our Ministry and answer any questions. Thank you, Bob Morrisroe, Bobmorrisroe@optonline.net or 201-803-7768