|St. Mary's Parish in Pompton Lakes, New Jersey within the diocese of Paterson|
is a unique Christian Community
rooted in the Catholic and Franciscan traditions.
Here religious and laity strive to be equal partners in ministry. We seek to live and proclaim the gospel of Jesus Christ.
We welcome, celebrate and nourish
one another through
outreach, evangelization and
Pope Francis will convene an Extraordinary General Assembly of the Synod of Bishops next year on the theme: Pastoral Challenges of the family in the context of evangelization. He has asked for input on certain questions from parishes. This input will be used in the development of the preliminary document for the Synod. This really is a great opportunity for all of us to have some input into a meeting of the world’s bishops on this very important topic of the family. Please click on the link below to answer the questions. All responses will be collated and sent to the Diocese of Paterson by December 16. Thanks so much for being a part of this historic event!