Saint Ann’s Church
A Roman Catholic Community * Hoboken, NJ
Parish Mission Statement: We, the family of Saint Ann's
Parish, a Catholic Faith Community, are called by God to love,
forgive, unite, listen and share. We are further called to be an
exciting spiritual community guided by the Gospel of Jesus
Christ in the Capuchin Franciscan tradition of humility,
simplicity and service to all those in need. Our Parish Family
Capuchin Franciscan Friars invites all to participate fully in our spiritual and social life.
Sacrament of the Eucharist-Mass Schedule
Hoboken Police Chaplain
Sunday 7:30am, 9:00am, 10:30am, 12:00pm, 7:00pm
Knights of Columbus Hoboken Council Chaplain Monday through Friday: 7:30 am
V. Rev. Thomas A. Crangle O.F.M. Cap., V.F. Tuesday: 7:00 pm Saint Anthony Novena
Wednesday: 7:00 pm Saint Ann Novena
Pastoral Associate Saturday: 4:00 pm Fox Hill
Bro. Robert J. Reinke C.F.P. 5:00 pm (Anticipated Mass for Sunday)
Holy days & Holidays: As Announced in Bulletin
Parish Family Life Center
Sacrament of Reconciliation
Saint Ann's Square
The Sacrament of Reconciliation is available on Saturday at 4:30
704 Jefferson Street pm or call Parish Family Life Center to make an appointment to
Hoboken, NJ 07030 celebrate the Sacrament. The sacrament in Italian is available on
Tel. 201-659-1114 Sunday after the 10:30 a.m. Mass.
Office Hours Sacrament of Baptism
9:30 a.m. - 8 p.m. (Mon.-Fri.) Parents should contact the Parish Family Life Center at the birth
of the child to schedule an interview and to register for the
required parents' and godparents' baptismal preparation session.
The sessions are held on the 2nd Saturday of the month at 10:30
Nancy R. Jefferson
am in the rectory. All Baptisms will be celebrated at 12 pm on
the first and third Sundays of the month.
Martha Gonzalez Sacrament of Marriage
The Common Policy for Marriage in all Catholic Parishes in
Archdiocese of Newark New Jersey required couples to begin preparation at least one
www.rcan.org year prior to the planned wedding date. It is advisable for
couples to contact the Parish Family Life Center before any
other arrangements are made for the wedding day.
Social Services Helpline
1-800-227-7413 Sacrament of Anointing of the Sick/Visitation of the Sick
The Anointing of the Sick is available to seriously ill members
Hoboken Catholic Academy of our parish at home or in the hospital. Please call the Parish
555 7th Street Family Life Center to make arrangements. For legal reasons,
Hoboken, NJ 07030 many hospitals no longer inform parishes when a hospitalized
Tel. 201-963-9535 parishioner would like a parish visit. Please let us know of any
Fax: 201-963-1256 homebound persons who would like Communion regularly.
Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults (R.C.I.A.)
Web site: www.hobokencatholic.org The Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults is the Church's process
for adults to prepare to receive the Sacraments of Baptism,
Rose Perry, Principal Confirmation and Eucharist. We also welcome those who have
received the Sacrament of Initiation and would like to learn
Catholic Young Adults of Hoboken (C.Y.A.H.) more about our faith. If you or someone you know would like to
For more information please contact become a Catholic, please contact the Parish Family Life Center.
Membership@cyah.com Parish Registration
We welcome you to the Parish Family of Saint Ann, and invite you
to register with us by filling out a form in the bulletin or contacting
our Parish Family Life Center. You must register in the Parish for
Baptism, the Religious Education Programs and for Hoboken
Catholic Academy. We urge all parishioners to make regular use of
the envelopes. If you are moving from the Parish, please notify the
Parish Family Life Center.
Welcome to Saint Ann’s Church
Welcome to St Ann’s Faith Community and thank you for worshipping with us today. It is our hope
that you will make St. Ann your spiritual home, a place of refreshment, nourishment, and comfort.
If you are not a registered parishioner and wish to become a member of our Parish Family please
complete the requested information below so we can send you the registration form to better serve you.
You can either drop the completed form into the collection basket or mail it to the rectory office.
Pastor Men’s Spirituality Group Holy Name Society
Hoboken Police Chaplain Women’s Spirituality Group 1st Tuesday of every month
Fr. Thomas A. Crangle O.F.M. Taboo Theology Group @ 7:30 pm
Cap. Fr. Thomas A. Crangle O.F.M. Patrick Pasculli
FrTomasOFMCap@aol.com Cap. Pat47@aol.com
Pastoral Associate Secular Franciscans
Bro. Robert J. Reinke C.F.P. R.C.I.A. Coordinator 1st Wednesday of every month
Brrjr04@yahoo.com Carol Foster @ 7:30 pm
Glenruby@aol.com Miriam Gomez-Bracety
Business Manager Mgomezbrac@aol.com
Martha Gonzalez Saint Ann’s Guild
Marthabgon@optonline.net 4th Wednesday of every month Parish Council
@ 8:00 pm Michelle Swineford – President
Secretary Barbara Migliori Swinefordm@yahoo.com
Nancy R. Jefferson firstname.lastname@example.org
NancyRJefferson@yahoo.com Carol Foster – Vice-President
Padre Pio Group Glenruby@aol.com
Trustees 1st Friday of every month
Margaret Milizzo @ 7:30 pm Upper Room Prayer Group
Mmcomp104@aol.com Giacomo (Jack) Raguseo Barbara Migliori
Pat47@aol.com Music Ministry Finance Council
Jennifer Lampert - Coordinator Susan Baker – Chairperson
St. Ann Right to Life Contact Susan.email@example.com
Carol Ann Giambona Jenniferlampert@gmail.com
Cabloomers@webtv.net Jeremy Beck - Organist
St. Ann Feast RFdelivery@hotmail.com
Mario Ferrara – Chairperson John Suttora
Fifteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time FRIDAY, July 17, 2009
[7:30am] NO MASS
SATURDAY, July 11 2009 [7:00pm](1)Special Intention for Jenn & Michael
[4:00pm]FOX HILL – Lucille & Joseph Prester by Mom
by Frances Prester (2)In Memory of Mauro Pepe
[5:00pm](1)In Memory of Neil Mosco by Annette Pepe
by Maureen Pasquale & Family (3)In Memory of Donato, Antonia Lisa
(2)In Memory of Angie Albanese & Family by Mary Pepe
by Son Albie
(3)In Memory of James Grossi
by Ella Giangolano & Family
SOLEMN NOVENA TO ST. ANN
SUNDAY, July 12, 2009 The Solemn Novena to St. Ann begins at the
[7:30am](1)In Memory of Helen Mulligan 7:00pm Mass on Friday, July 17th and ends at the
by Christine Doyle 7:00pm Mass on Saturday, July 25th.
[9:00am](1)In Memory of Pete Olivieri
by M/M Jim Caracappa
(2)In Memory of Harvey Weyouche NEW SERIES
by Vinny Johnson & Ed Tirone Before our Nation, there was a First Nation – the
(3)In Memory of Thomas Henry Crangle Native Americans. Last week we began using
by Dr. & Mrs. F. W. Meo Native American Proverbs for our WORDS TO
[10:30am](1)In Memory of Vincenza Pansini LIVE BY. Trusting their wisdom and insights will
by Amato Family challenge us to be better “Second Nation” people.
[12:00noon](1)In Memory of
Elizabeth & Stefano Minervini Only two relationships are possible:
by Isabella Cappelluti & Grandchildren to be a friend or to be an enemy.
(2)In Memory of Maria Lisa (CREE)
by George N. Pappas
(3)In Memory of Thomas Henry Crangle
by Jean Bollhardt NEW AARP BUMPER STICKERS
[7:00pm](1)In Memory of Thomas Crangle, Sr. I’m RETIRED.
by Dave, Janis, Matthew, Jason & I was tired yesterday, and I’m tired again today.
MONDAY, July 13, 2009
[7:30am](1)In Loving Memory of
Our Grandmother Mary Mihlon
by Grandchildren David, Anita & Jeffrey
TUESDAY, July 14, 2009
[7:30am](1)In Memory of Gilda Sivo by Family WEEKLY COLLECTION
(2)In Memory of Susanna Magarelli
July 5, 2009
by MaryAnn Magarelli & Family
[7:00pm](1)In Memory of Antonio Mirkovich Envelopes Used
by Wife Nicolina & Sons Dominick, Tony, Saturday –
Zlatko, John & Fabio & Families Fox Hill (seniors) 120.00 15
WEDNESDAY, July 15, 2009 5:00pm 232.00 25
[7:30am](1)In Memory of Stella & Sunday –
Dominick Romano by Anthony Andriola 7:30am 344.00 12
[7:00pm](1)In Memory of Dominick Lisa 9:00am 547.00 54
by Brother-in-law Joseph Versaci & Family 10:30am 165.00 22
(2)In Memory of James Peck 12:00noon 721.00 27
by Wife Grace & Children 7:00pm 429.00 9
(3)In Memory of Thomas H. Crangle
Mail-in 245.00 6
by St. Ann’s Guild
THURSDAY, July 16, 2009 TOTAL 2,803.00 170
[7:30am](1)In Honor of St. Ann by Giovina Uva ADDITIONAL COLLECTION
(2)In Memory of Eleanor Gehler AC Collection 540.00 26
by Peggy Girovasi
Week of July 12, 2009
ALTAR HOST – In Memory of PRAY FOR THE SICK
Cookie & Thomas Henry Crangle by Carol Ann Ann Accetta, MaryAnn Ardito, Andrew Avitable,
ALTAR WINE – In Memory of Charles Briano, Martha Burkhadt, Helen Byrne, Marta
Cookie & Thomas Henry Crangle by Carol Ann Cappelutti, Danny Cappiello, Jr., John Castellitto,
SANCTUARY LAMP – In Memory of Jack Muraca Lucille Corrado, Fran Crangle, Marilou Damato, Aaion
by Theresa Day, Stephanie DeBari, Sr. Gertrude DeLeonardis,
BLESSED MOTHER – In Memory of Danielle DiBari, Gloria DiGiacomo, Evelyn Giordano,
Katherine Baitz Frances Hawkins, Lillian Hojnowski, Anthony (Dinty)
by Nephews Frank & Anthony Raccuia Iannacone, Diana Jaccodine, John Jirak, Joe Lavelle,
ST. ANTHONY – In Honor of St. Anthony MaryAnn Lavelle, Florence Lipane, Ann Lisa, Marie
& In Thanksgiving (Adele) Lombardi, Irene Mamakos, Marty Maritz,
CRUCIFIX – In Memory of Thomas Henry Crangle Jessica Mercado, Juanita More, Louis Muraca, Ann
by Joan Scerbo Musto, Charley Musto, Gloria Musto, Julia Musto,
IMMACULATE HEART OF MARY – Richard Nelson Jr., George M. Nemeh, Anthony Patti,
In Memory of Federico & Vella Families Joan Paulus, Don Pelicano, Austin Black Perry, Rozelyn
by Daughter Rose Pizza, Johanna Polowitz, Lena Rhodes, Patrick Riccardi,
MADONNA DEI MARTIRI – In Memory of Barbara Rotondi, Anthony Russo, Jenny Rutkowski,
Vincenza DePinto Carolina Sciancalepore, Jose Seijas, Teresita Seijas,
by Vickie & Richie DelBoccio Kenneth & Linda Shableski, Theresa Shableski, Lucy
MOTHER CABRINI – In Memory of Shearn, Don Sheehan, Dawn Shurmitis, Lucille Strang,
Marian Daliani Sister Grace Frances Strauber, Jean Tasca, Rae Tatulli,
by Theresa Muraca Tia Trombetta, Sr., David Vella, Francis Eleanor White,
OUR LADY OF MT. CARMEL – In Memory of Carol Zeitler, Richie Zitani
Gaetano Micalizzi by Wife Maria
OUR LADY OF SORROWS – In Memory of GOD BLESS THEM
Fr. Robert McKnight AND THOSE WHO CARE FOR THEM
by Maurice Fitzgibbons
SACRED HEART – In Memory of Jonathan C. Epps GOLDEN JUBILEE CELEBRATION
by Maurice Fitzgibbons
ST. CLARE – In Memory of Gerald P. McKnight Brother Bob Reinke
by Rose Vella is celebrating his Golden Jubilee with the Order
ST. FRANCIS – Special Intention for Bernie Martin of the Brothers of the Poor of St. Francis with a
by Ceil Butka Dinner Celebration to be held at 7pm on
ST. GERARD – In Memory of Gerald McKnight Saturday, August 15, 2009 at Sheraton Lincoln
by Maurice Fitzgibbons
Harbor Hotel, 500 Harbor Boulevard,
ST. GIACOMO – In Memory of
Fr. Robert McKnight by Rose Vella Weehawken, NJ.
ST. JOSEPH – Special Intention for Good Health Deadline for reservations is July 15th.
ST. LUCY – In Memory of Gerald McKnight Please contact Martha Gonzalez at 201-795-3205
by Theresa Muraca or Parish Family Life Center at 201-659-1114.
ST. MICHAEL – In Memory of Donation to defray cost is $75.
Fr. Robert McKnight by Theresa Muraca See blue flyer in back of church for details.
ST. NICHOLAS – In Memory of Helen Riccio
by Vickie & Richie DelBoccio
ST. PIO – Special Intention for Bobby by Family IN OUR EFFORTS TO BE GREEN
ST. ROCCO – Special Intention &
Bringing Home the Word will not be put in the
In Honor of St. Ann & St. Rocco
ST. THERESA – Special Intention for Joann Kotkin bulletin. However, weekly copies can be found in
by Ceil & Phyllis the Church Vestibule.
ST. ANN’S NOVENA & FEAST DAY !!!ATTENTION!!!
SCHEDULE CALLING FOR VOLUNTEERS
ST. ANN’S CHURCH !WE NEED YOUR HELP!
HOBOKEN, NEW JERSEY
The Church needs VOLUNTEERS
July 17 Entrance Procession with to work at St Ann’s Feast from
Fri., 7pm Statue of St. Ann and Wednesday, July 22, 2009 to
Installation of new St. Ann’s Sunday, July 26, 2009.
by Fr. Tom Crangle, OFM Cap Sign-up sheets are in back of the Church.
and Fr. Francesco Iacona
July 18th Renewal of Marriage Vows and FLOWERS FOR ST. ANN’S FEAST
Sat., 7pm Engagement Promises AND NOVENA
by Fr. Jude Duffy, OFM Cap
If you would like to purchase a Flower
th Arrangement for your special intention or in
July 19 Blessing of Expectant Parents
Sun., 7pm by Fr. Jude Duffy, OFM Cap memory of a loved one.
Prices from $65 to $250 during the
July 20th Blessing of Parents and Novena and from $75 to $300 for the Feast Day.
Mon., 7pm Children (Blessing of Family)
by Fr. Francesco Iacona Please contact Michele Swineford at
(201)-867-6774 or (551)-482-0061.
July 21st Blessing of Young Adults
Tue., 7pm by Fr. Francesco Iacona
THE INTERCESSION OF ST. ANN
July 22nd Blessing of the Separated and
Wed., 7pm Divorced If you have received an answer to a prayer
by Fr. Francesco Iacona through the intercession of St. Ann and, in
appreciation, would be open to share it with your
July 23rd Blessing of Grandparents fellow parishioners, please contact Brother Bob.
Thu., 7pm by Fr. Francesco Iacona We would like to include one or two of your
stories in the Bulletin during the Feast.
July 24th Prayers and Anointing of the
Fri., 7pm Sick and Infirmed
by Fr. Francesco Iacona SCRIPTURAL REFLECTIONS
July 25th Prayers for Deceased Loved
Sat., 7pm Ones and Devotees of St. Ann July 12, Fifteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time
by Fr. Jude Duffy, OFM Cap Today’s readings are about being chosen and sent.
The prophet Amos was chosen by the Lord and sent
Feast Day Liturgy In Honor of St. Ann to use his talents for the people of God. The Gospel
presided by Hudson County Regional recounts the story of the sending of the twelve
Bishop Thomas A. Donato, D.D. disciples. In the second reading, St. Paul reminds
Sunday, July 26th at 12noon. us that we, too, are chosen. For what have I have
been chosen? To whom have I been sent?