Christmas Masses will take place as follows: Tuesday the 24th, Christmas Eve, at 5:30 PM and 10:00PM; Wednesday, Christmas Day, at 11:00AM. All Masses will be held in the Church.

Christmas: Christmas Spiritual Bouquet Remembrance Cards, and envelopes for flower donations, are available in the back of the Church.

Healing Mass, December 7, Church of the Assumption, 29 Jefferson Avenue, Emerson.  Seating at 11:30 AM.  Mass begins at 12:05 PM and includes a sacred music concert.  Bring family, friends, children and neighbors in need of healing.  Be individually prayed over after Mass.  Come and receive the healing touch of Jesus. There is also an Advent Concert on the same day at 7:30 PM.

Giving Tree:  By December 8, kindly return wrapped gifts with the tag for the patients of the New Bridge Medical Center (formerly Bergen Pines). You may leave your gift beneath the giving tree, or bring it to the Parish Center. Thank you for your thoughtfulness.

Holy Rosary Christmas Bazaar / Tricky Tray:  Sunday, December 8 after the 11AM Mass in the Church Hall from Noon to 3PM.  Prizes for adults and children.  Bring the kids!  Free admission.  Lunch and refreshments during the event can be purchased.

Giving Tree:  On December 8, the tags on the giving tree will be for the children of Edgewater.  Please consider taking a tag, remembering to write your contact information and tag number on the available sheet.  Kindly return your purchased unwrapped gift, with the tag attached, by December 15th.

Church Bake Sales: Bake sales are held the first Sunday of every month after the 8AM and 11AM masses, in the back of the Church. Donations are welcome. Please bring your donation to the Church on the morning of the bake sale. The next bake sale is January 5.

2020 Mass Book: The Mass Book for 2020 is open. Masses can be arranged through the Parish Center. Donations for weekly memorial candles in the Church or Chapel, as well as offerings for monthly bread and/or wine, are also available.

Alleluia Store: Please browse our Alleluia store in the back of the church. There are new items available for Christmas!

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