Saint Hedwig Church Catholic Community , Trenton, NJ


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Mass Schedule

  • Saturday: 5 PM
  • Sunday: 8 AM (Polish), 9:30 AM, 11 AM (Polish)
  • Daily: 7 AM (Except Tuesday) in Chapel
  • Tuesday: 7 PM (Polish) in Chapel with Novena
  • Holy Days: 7 AM (English), 7 PM (Polish)
  • Vigil: 7 PM
  • Mass Intentions for this week
  • This Week Bulletin

Office Hours

Monday – Thursday
9:00AM - 12:00PM; 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Wednesday:
Rectory Office closed

Friday:
Rectory Office closed during July and August

July 24th – XVII SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME

“Should not the judge of all the world act justly?” Abraham’s question lies, spoken or unspoken, on the tongue of every petitioner. Will God hear a just suit? Does God answer every prayer? Does God care? In today’s New Testament readings, Jesus and Paul both respond with a resounding yes. “For everyone who asks, receives; and the one who seeks, finds; and to the one who knocks, the door will be opened,” Jesus says emphatically. And Paul reiterates: “Even when you were dead in transgressions,” incapable of hope or of prayer, God brought you to life with Christ, “having forgiven us all our transgressions.” But prayer requires persistence. Jesus is emphatic about that, too. The one who asks must ask repeatedly, like Abraham; the one who seeks must seek untiringly; the one who knocks must knock loudly. And God, like a good father, will answer every prayer, if not with what we want, surely with all we need, the Holy Spirit.

SUMMER SCHEDULE

THE RECTORY OFFICE WILL BE CLOSED ON FRIDAYS DURING JULY AND AUGUST

XIII ANNUAL WALKING PILGRIMAGE

Once again the parish will have their Annual Walking Pilgrimage from St. Hedwig to the American Czestochowa in Doylestown, PA on the weekend of August 13th & 14th, 2016. All parishioners are invited to participate in this spiritual journey. For further information please call Wioletta Wyszynski 577-5312.

SAINT HEDWIG KNIGHTS OF COLUMBUS INSTALLATION OF OFFICERS

The newly elected officers of the Saint Hedwig Knights of Columbus, Council #7244 were installed in their official positions by former District Deputy, Richard Bannister. See more »

NEW & USED GlASSES COLLECTION

St. Hedwig Knights of Columbus have a collection box in the vestibule of the Church for new, used or broken eyeglasses in any condition. Also we are collecting new and used hearing aids which will be repaired and distributed to people who need help hearing. The Knights are partnered with New Eyes for the Needy who will repair and distribute the reconditioned eyeglasses and hearing aids to countries in need throughout the world. Please help us provide glasses and hearing aids to those in need. Thank you.

DIOCESE OF TRENTON BISHOP’S ANNIVERSARY BLESSING

The Bishop of the Diocese of Trenton has been celebrating the gift of sacramental marriage with anniversary couples for more than 40 years. This year Bishop O’Connell will extend his Episcopal blessing to couples married 50 years or more, couples married for 25 years and couples married one year, at a special Eucharistic liturgy and blessing celebration on Sunday, October 16, 2016 at 3:00 pm at the Cathedral of St. Mary in Trenton. The deadline for registration is September 30, 2016. Couples who wish to participate in the Bishop’s Anniversary Blessing may visit the Parish Office to register. Family members are most welcome to attend the Anniversary Blessing.

IN MEMORIAM

Please pray for the soul of Frank T. Czaplicki who has died. Eternal rest grant unto him O Lord and let Perpetual Light shine upon him. May he rest in peace. Amen.

PRAY FOR THE SICK

Anna Burzawa, Dorothy Dominski, Bartoszek Dudek, Zenon Dzięgielewski, Charles & Eileen Fair, Anna Gres, Helen Hutchins, Fr. Fred Jackiewicz, Robert Kalinowski, John Kwoka, Alice S. Laird, Sue Lynch, John Matas, Adam Matusz, Dan Piestor, Cheryl Fuzes Poli, Stanley Rette, Marilyn Roman, Zofia Rynkowska, Lucy Siemientkowski, Anthony Sikora, Fred Sikorski, Edward & Pauline Sikorski, Stella Sredinski, Joseph P. Strycharz, Kelly Ann Strycharz, Romulda Studzinska Charles Suleskey, Czesława Supel, Doris Tarquinio, Helen Wojciechowski, Anna Wozniak, Esther Zamorski, John Zegarski.

Please call the Rectory Office to add or delete names from the list.

ST. HEDWIG’S PARISH VETERANS MEMORIAL

All Veterans active or inactive qualify to enter names on the Memorial Walk. The cost is $30.00 per brick. For information please call Julius Wszolek at 599-2298.

Lest We Forget
Because of them, our lives are full—
Because of them, our nation lives
Because of them, our world is Blessed.

PRAYER FOR THE MEN AND WOMEN IN THE MILITARY

Lord Jesus, we ask you to watch over our men and women who are serving in the military in Iraq, Afghanistan and throughout the world. We ask for your wisdom and peace for all the world leaders to end the fighting. We pray for your healing touch. AMEN

News & Events

August 13th & 14th, 2016

Annual Walking Pilgrimage from St. Hedwig to the American Czestochowa in Doylestown, PA