News & Events


This is the latest update for St. Cecilia Church. 

All Masses will be suspended until further notice. There will be an English Mass Live Stream on Saturday, March 28 at 5 PM (click here) and a Spanish Mass Live Stream on Saturday, March 28 at 6 PM (click here). 

All Faith Formation classes (CCD) are also suspended until further notice.

Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament is also suspended until further notice.

The Sacrament of Reconciliation (Confession) is also suspended until further notice with the exception of an extreme emergency.  

Let us unite as one community and one Church as we ask God for his assistance. May our Blessed Virgin Mary intercede for us.

















We are pleased to announce the availability of FORMED, an online service for accessing thousands of Catholic videos, audios and ebooks On Demand anytime,  anywhere!  As a member, you will have access to entertaining movies, inspiring audio talks, informative bible studies, and much more.  We are providing this resource free of charge to help our members learn and grow in their faith.  You will also be able to easily access any featured content that we are promoting within our community from time to time.  So please join us.

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You are invited to spend some time before our Lord Jesus in the Blessed Eucharist.

Spanish Community
Every Saturday at 1:00 PM in the Church

Portuguese Community
Last Sunday of the Month 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM (Church)
(There is no Eucharistic Adoration in Portuguese during the summer months.)


The Bonds of Marian Love  bilingual prayer group is held in the Parish Center chapel every Friday night from 7:30 PM to 9:30 PM.

For more information about any of the Bond’s activities, please contact Leonidas Aliaga at (949) 354-1137 or Jonathan Aliaga (201) 726-6172.


Classes for  Consecration to Jesus through Mary have begun.   The classes are held on Thursdays at 7:30 PM in the Parish Center Chapel. These classes are free.

For more information regarding any Bonds’ activities, please contact David Martinez at (201) 463-8288 or Leonidas Aliaga at (949) 354-1137.


The Hope Family Store is a Catholic religious gift, music and book shop featuring a St. Therese Mission Center and mini-Cafe for visitors.   We currently have Stations of the Cross booklets, rosaries, Lent/Holy Week spiritual reading books and journals, along with Easter gifts for children, teens and adults.

It is located at 120 Kearny Avenue in Kearny, New Jersey, alongside St. Cecilia parking lot (entrance on Chestnut Street) and is open:

Mondays 10:30 AM -2:30 PM
Tuesday 10:30 AM – 2:30 PM
Thursday 10:30 AM – 2:30 PM
Saturdays 10:30 AM – 4:30 PM

The Hope Family Store donates ALL proceeds to family-strengthening charities including St. Cecilia’s Parish.

Please note: St. Cecilia Gift Shop has relocated to the Hope Family Store.