St. Philip Neri Church 100th Anniversary Celebration

St. Philip Neri Church 100th Anniversary Celebration

Dear Brothers and Sisters,
This is a momentous celebration in the life of St. Philip Neri Parish. I encourage everyone to join in the yearlong celebration and historic happening. -Father Robert A. Roncase

Saint Philip Neri begins a year-long celebration for 100 years as a Parish. Planning for this Event and Year of Celebration has been on-going for well over one year.

The Calendar of Yearly Events:

Sunday: October 6, 2019
11:00 AM: Opening Mass celebrated by Archbishop Charles Chaput
12:30 PM: Luncheon in the Parish Hall; 2:00 PM Outdoor Concert in front of the Church by the renowned Ringgold Band from Reading, PA.

Wednesday: November 27, 2019
7:00 PM: Ministerium – Thanksgiving Service at St. Philip Neri, followed by a Social in the Parish Hall and the unveiling of the Parish Timeline in the Hall.

Sunday: December 8, 2019
3:00 PM: Concert in the Church by the Keystone State and New Jersey State combined Boys Choirs.

Sunday, Monday and Tuesday, April 5, 6, and 7, 2020
7:00 PM each evening: Parish Mission in the Church with Deacon Eddie Ensley and Deacon Robert Herrmann from the state of Georgia. They are both nationally known Authors and Retreat Leaders.

Monday, April 20 – Thursday, April 30, 2020
Parish Trip to Italy

Sunday: June 14, 2020
Outdoor Mass and Picnic (time TBA)

Friday: July 24, 2020
Parish Car Show and display of Parish Historical Committee Collections in the Parish Hall

Sunday: August 9, 2020
Family Day and Picnic at the YMCA outdoor pool
more information to come

Sunday: September 13, 2020
Red Carpet Event in the Parish Hall – presentation of the many year-long production of St. Philip Neri Parish with a Wine and Cheese Event.

Sunday: October 4, 2020
3:00 PM: Closing Mass and Dinner Dance

Adoration – St. Anne’s Chapel

Adoration:

Monday through Friday from 9 AM – 7 PM

Saturday from 10 AM – 4 PM

To sign up or for more information, contact Mary at 215-518-1341; sevensouds@comcast.net or Barb at 484-225-0033; hockeymom99@comcast.net

 

 

3rd Sunday of Advent, December 14-15, 2019

5:00 pm C. Faust/any available choir

7:30 am K. Katrinak/J. Strefeler
10:00 am K. Katrinak/J. Strefeler

number are from the Glory&Praise hymnals

Entrance – #212 Come Thou Long Expected Jesus C3 213
Mass of Christ the Savior GP #48
Responsorial Psalm: R&A pg 12
Alleluia: R&A pg 13
Intercessory Prayer – To You, O Lord (Alstott)
Preparation of the Altar and the Gifts – #214 Beyond the Moon and Stars  C3 219
Holy, Holy, Holy – #52
The Mystery of Faith – #53
Amen – #56
Lamb of God – #57
Communion –  #526 The Cry of the Poor C3 559
Praise Refrain – #164 Come, O Lord  Psalm 85
Recessional – #228 O Come, O Come, Emmanuel  C3 210

other:   

4th Sunday of Advent, December 21-22, 2019

5:00 pm C. Faust/J. Strefeler/any available choir

7:30 am C. Faust/J. Strefeler
10:00 am K. Katrinak/R. Benko

number are from the Glory&Praise hymnals

Entrance – #222 Waiting in Silence 
Mass of Christ the Savior GP #48
Responsorial Psalm: R&A pg 14
Alleluia: R&A pg 15
Intercessory Prayer – To You, O Lord (Alstott)
Preparation of the Altar and the Gifts – #215 Christ Circle Round Us 
Holy, Holy, Holy – #52
The Mystery of Faith – #53
Amen – #56
Lamb of God – #57
Communion –  #379 Holy Is His Name C3 338
Praise Refrain – #640 Like a Child Rests C3 464
Recessional – #223 People Look East C3 225

other:   C3 218 O Come Divine Messiah 

The Nativity of the Lord, Day Masses, December 25, 2019

7:30 am C. Faust/
10:00 am E. Keane/R. Benko

number are from the Glory&Praise hymnals

Entrance – #235 O Come All Ye Faithful C3 226
verse 1-3, then blessing of the manger, then verse 4 while Father goes to the altar (or whatever works best)
Heritage Mass #68
Responsorial Psalm: 7:30 – R&A pg 20; 10:00 –  R&A pg 22
Alleluia: 7:30 – R&A pg 21; 10:00 R&A pg 23
Intercessory Prayer – To You, O Lord (Alstott)
Preparation of the Altar and the Gifts – #244 O Little Town of Bethlehem C3 232
Holy, Holy, Holy – #70
The Mystery of Faith – #71
Amen – #74
Lamb of God – #75
Communion –  #669 Love Has Come; #238 Away in a Manger C3 239
Meditation – #252 Silent Night C3 231
Recessional – #236 Angels We Have Heard on High C3 237

other:   

The Nativity of the Lord, Vigil Masses, December 24, 2019

5:00 pm C. Faust/J. Strefeler
9:00 PM K. Katrinak/J. Strefeler

number are from the Glory&Praise hymnals

Entrance – #235 O Come All Ye Faithful C3 226
verse 1-3, then blessing of the manger, then verse 4 while Father goes to the altar (or whatever works best)
Heritage Mass #68
Responsorial Psalm: 5:00 – R&A pg 16; 9:00 – pg 18
Alleluia: 5:00 – R&A pg 17; 9:00 pg 19
Intercessory Prayer – To You, O Lord (Alstott)
Preparation of the Altar and the Gifts – #250 It Came Upon a Midnight Clear C3 236
Holy, Holy, Holy – #70
The Mystery of Faith – #71
Amen – #74
Lamb of God – #75
Communion –  #669 Love Has Come; #238 Away in a Manger C3 239
Meditation – #252 Silent Night C3 231
Recessional – #245 Hark! The Herald Angels Sing C3 229

other:   

Holy Cross Cemetery: 2019 Price Increases

Effective:  March 1st

Cemetery Rates:

Parishioners:
$1,400 Full Burial
$  700 Cremation

Non-Parishioners:
$1,600 Full Burial
$  800 Cremation

Grave Opening Fees: Parishioner & Non-Parishioner
$  250