Mass Times

Saturday: 4 p.m., Sunday: 8:30 a.m. and 11:15 a.m.
Liturgy of the Word for Children offered at the 11:15 Mass

Daily Mass:
Monday thru Thursday: 9 a.m. in the chapel

Reconciliation:
Saturdays - 3:00 - 3:45

News You Can Use

Traveling Chalice Program for Vocations - Each week at the end of Mass, a family will be presented with the traveling chalice to take home.  During the week the family prays for an increase and perseverance of vocations.  The following Sunday the chalice is returned and given to another family.  Any number of people (including one) is considered a family.  If interested in participating, please contact the parish office at 570-686-4545.

Help Wanted - Part-Time Maintenance/Groundskeeper position available at St. Vincent's.  Please contact the parish office at 570-686-4545 for more information and to apply.

Faith Formation Registration is now open for the 2024-2025 school year.  Classes start September 15 at 9:45 a.m.  You can register in person at the parish office or download and complete the registration form and return it to the parish office. 

Faith Formation Teacher Needed - please consider sharing your faith with our children.  Please contact the parish office at 570-686-4545 for more information.

July 11, 4 p.m. - Learn about the connection between Saint Mary Mazzarello and Saint John Bosco at the next Stellar Saints presentation via Zoom.  Register to receive the connection information. 
 
July 12 - BINGO!!  Every Friday thru August 30 in the parish hall.  Doors open at 5:30 p.m., games begin at 6:30 p.m.  Admission $6.  Refreshments available to purchase. 
 
July 14, 9 - 11 a.m. - Breakfast sponsored by the Knights of Columbus in the parish hall.  Join fellow parishioners for a full hot breakfast. Cost $5/person, maximum $20/family.
 
July 22, 2:00 - 3:30 p.m. - start of a four-week grief support group series taking place on Mondays, covering a variety of topics chosen to help those who are grieving.  The death of a loved one is difficult to accept and meeting with people who are feeling the same way can help.  The meetings will be held in the parish hall at St. John Neumann Church, 705 Route 739 from 2:00 - 3:30 PM.  All suffering the loss of a loved one are welcome; registration is required as group size is limited.  If you would like to attend these meetings or if you’d like more information please contact Kathy Eckert or call the Parish Office (570-686-4545.)
 
Altar Servers Needed - please consider becoming an altar server.  Altar servers assist and support the clergy during liturgy celebrations.  Anyone 9 to 99 years of age are welcome.  Father Toppo will be offering training on the following days:
  • Sunday, July 14, 1 p.m. at St. Vincent's
  • Monday, July 15, 1 p.m. at St. Vincent's
  • Monday, July 22, 1 p.m. at St. Ann's
  • Tuesday, July 23, 1 p.m. at St. Ann's
  • Monday, July 29, 1 p.m. at St. John Neumann's
  • Tuesday, July 30, 1 p.m. at St. John Neumann's

Gift Card Raffle - tickets on sale through the end of August for more than $500 in gift cards to local stores.  Gift cards are provided by the Loaves and Fishes ministry which purchase the cards at a discounted price.  $5 per ticket or three tickets for $10.  Drawing will be held on St. Vincent de Paul Day on September 29.  All proceeds to support the Sharing Fund which directly assists people in need in the local community.

August 17 & 18 - Stitchers and Crafters Sale in the parish hall.  Homemade baked goods, homemade gifts for the entire family, money tree, raffle baskets, 50/50 and free refreshments.  All proceeds benefit the Sharing Fund which assists our community.  Saturday noon - 6 p..m., Sunday 9 a.m. - noon.

Office Hours

Monday, Tuesday & Wednesday 9 a.m. - noon
(570) 686-4545
stvoff@ptd.net

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Grow+Go content is designed to help parishioners understand what it means to be an evangelizing disciple of Christ.  Using the Sunday Scriptures as the basis for reflection, Grow+Go offers insight into how we can all more fully GROW as disciples and then GO evangelize, fulfilling Christ's Great Commission to "Go, therefore, and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father, and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit." (Matthew 28:19)  The concept behind the weekly series is to make discipleship and evangelization simple, concrete and relatable.  Look for Grow+Go on our parish website, Facebook and St. Vincent's Updates weekly email. 

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Ongoing Parish Activities

Eucharistic Adoration, Wednesdays - after the daily Mass in the chapel until 11 a.m.

Sharing the Sunday Readings, Tuesdays 6:30 p.m. - Meetings are via Zoom.  You can participate from the comfort of your kitchen table and p.j.s.  The upcoming Sunday scriptures are read and discussion follows on how they impact our lives today, how they give us guidance and direction, and help us to prepare for Mass by becoming familiar with The Word of God.  You can join us any Tuesday you are able, and can participate as much or as little as you wish.  Come and bring your wisdom to our group and become part of our family. For more information please email Diane Quintiliani 

In-Person Coffee Hour, after 8:30 Sunday Mass - Reconnect with other parish members with coffee, tea, baked goods and fellowship.  Held in the parish hall each Sunday.

Loaves and Fishes Gift Cards - available for purchase in the narthex before and after all weekend Masses.  The parish purchases the gift cards at a discount and sells them at face value.  The profit made in sales helps aid the parish in meeting its budget.  Cash or check only.  More information is available here.

Faith Formation Preschool - for 3, 4 and 5-year-olds held in the parish hall during Faith Formation class time, Sundays 9:45 -11 a.m.  Bible stories, crafts and learning about Jesus.  Parents must remain in the hall.

Knights of Columbus Breakfast - second Sunday of each month, 9 - 11 a.m. in the parish hall.  Join fellow parishioners for a full hot breakfast. Cost $5/person, maximum $20/family.    

Stellar Saints - 2nd Thursday of each month.  Learn some interesting tidbits about some of the lesser-known saints. The sessions will be available through Zoom.  Register to receive the connection information. 

The chapel is available for personal prayer.  Please stop by the office for access to the chapel where the Lord is sacramentally present.  

Pray the Rosary - every Wednesday at 7:30 via Zoom.  More information and registration.

Virtual Coffee Hour - reconnect with fellow St. Vincent's parishioners via Zoom - each Saturday at 10:30 a.m.   Learn more.

Submit a Prayer Request online and let the St. Vincent de Paul Prayer Warriors lift up your intention.  Please no political requests.  They will not be posted.  See current prayer submissions.  

Food Pantry Donations - Items for the Blooming Grove Food Pantry at St. John Neumann Church (705 Route 739) can be dropped off directly at St. John's in the bins to the right as you enter the church or in the wooden bin in the narthex at St. Vincent's.  Thanks for your generosity.  

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Support St. Vincent de Paul Parish

Thank you to everyone who has continued to support our parish financially.  We know that everyone is experiencing tough times because of what is going on in our country and world.  The sacrifice you continue to make is deeply appreciated.  If you are unable to assist us financially at this time, please keep us in your prayers. 

If at all possible, we are asking you to continue to make your weekly or monthly offerings through one of the many methods we offer. 
  • Sign up for online giving.  WeShare makes the online experience simple and sustainable.  WeShare FAQ.
  • Place your offering in the stationary, secure box by the Baptismal font when you attend mass.
  • Place your offering in the collection basket passed during weekend Masses.
  • Place your offering in the locked box on the wall near the parish office door.
  • Mail your offertory donation to the parish office at 101 St. Vincent Dr., Milford, PA 18337-9672.
Thank you for your generosity.