Fr. Carter

Week of June 9, 2019

Dear Parishioners, This week marks a sad passing in the history of our parish. This is the last week that we will have a parochial school. When I first announced that this would happen, many people questioned me about why the school has to close. I think that most people understand now that we have…

Week of May 26, 2019

Dear Parishioners, I hope everyone is having a wonderful Memorial Day weekend. I just want to take this opportunity to let you know where we are with some ongoing parish events. Bible Study and Reading Group are going to be on break for the summer. Both of them have been going really well with very…

Week of May 19, 2019

Dear Parishioners, I am pleased to be able to invite you to reserve Sunday night, June 9th through Wednesday night, June 12th for our week of renewal here at our Parish. The theme for this Parish Mission is, “Our Call to Holiness.” We are fortunate to have Bill Wegner from Good News International, who will…

Week of May 12, 2019

Dear Parishioners, I would like to wish all the mothers in our parish a Happy Mother’s day. It can never be underestimated how important having a mother is. No one would be here without their mothers. It is through their mothers that people first experience complete and genuine love. Almost every mother I know would…

Week of May 5, 2019

Dear Parishioners, I have good news for the parish this week. A new priest has been assigned to be the Hospital Chaplain and Parochial Vicar here. His name is Fr. Michael DeSaye and he is currently stationed in St. Joan of Arc, Marlton. He was just ordained a priest last year and has really grown…

Week of April 28, 2019

Dear Parishioners, On June 7th Holy Innocents School will host its last graduation after more than 50 years of operation as a Catholic grade school of the Diocese of Trenton. With the closure of our School, Holy Innocents Church has negotiated a lease for the shared use of the school building with the College Achieve…

Week of April 21, 2019

Dear Parishioners, There is nothing more important in the world than faith in Our Lord Jesus Christ. Faith lifts our minds to God and invites us to live in right relationship with Him. We cannot choose what is in our faith because it is given to us by God who knows us better than we…

Week of April 7, 2019

Dear Parishioners, Holy Week and the Easter Triduum are coming up quickly! These are some of the most important days in our liturgical year and a lot of work goes into preparing for them. As part of this preparation, we have sign-up sheets in the usher’s room for altar servers, ushers, readers (for the Easter…

Week of March 31, 2019

Dear Parishioners, Two ideas crossed my desk this week and I just want to share them with you. If you are interested in helping out with either of these ideas, feel free to contact me at my email toddcarterpriest@gmail.com or at the Parish Office. The first idea comes from our Parish Cohort 18 Subcommittee of…

Week of March 24, 2019

Dear Parishioners, During Lent, many of us make time to go to confessions (also known as reconciliation or penance) because we are all required to go to confession at least once a year and it fits the penitential character of this holy season. But, I also know there are people so intimidated by the sacrament…