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Portuguese Community

Last Sunday of the Month 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM (Church)

All are welcome to join us!


The Bonds of Marian Love 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 Jonathan (201) 726-6172 or Leonidas Aliaga at  (947) 354-1137.


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 Rosalia at (908) 494-6168 or Leo 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.

Free Bingo at the Hope Family Store

Join us every 4th Saturday of the month for Free Bingo at the Hope Family Store! Bingo cards will be provided to anyone who comes to play at 2 PM at the Gift Shop. Prizes will be from the Store’s gifts, books and music!