Baptisms – Oct 2 & Nov 6

There is no greater joy in the Christian community than to welcome a new member into the Body of Christ. Our next baptism date is Pentecost, which is on Oct…

Blessing of the Animals – Oct 8

The unconditional love we give and receive from our pets can draw us more deeply into the larger circle of life with our Creator. Please bring your pets and come…

Renovated Space Opening & Blessing – Oct 4

We will be officially opening and dedicating  their newly renovated nursery school classrooms and church space during an Open House on Tuesday, October 4th, starting at 6:30pm.  Cutting the ribbons to the new spaces will…

Fall Founder’s Fest – Oct 2

  We were founded on October 4, 1858.  Join us to celebrate our 158th birthday in a festive service followed by a feast in the Parish Hall.  There will be…

Blood Drive – Sep 24

Christ Church is sponsoring a Red Cross blood drive right here in our Parish Hall on Saturday, September 24th from 10am-3pm. Your 1 hour of time could help 3 hospital…

Upcoming Events

Blood Drive – Sep 24

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Christ Church is sponsoring a Red Cross blood drive right here in our Parish Hall on Saturday, September 24th from 10am-3pm. Your 1 hour of time could help 3 hospital patients. The need is constant and the gratification is instant. This blood drive is in memory of Raymond Lecky, who died at far too young…

Fall Founder’s Fest – Oct 2

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  We were founded on October 4, 1858.  Join us to celebrate our 158th birthday in a festive service followed by a feast in the Parish Hall.  There will be one service, at 10:30, followed by loads of food and fellowship.  We ask everyone to bring a favorite dish to share.  The church will sup-…

Renovated Space Opening & Blessing – Oct 4

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We will be officially opening and dedicating  their newly renovated nursery school classrooms and church space during an Open House on Tuesday, October 4th, starting at 6:30pm.  Cutting the ribbons to the new spaces will be the Mayor of Bloomfield, the Honorable Michael Venezia.  Blessing them will be The Right Reverend Mark Beckwith, Bishop of the Diocese of Newark. This project began…

Blessing of the Animals – Oct 8

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The unconditional love we give and receive from our pets can draw us more deeply into the larger circle of life with our Creator. Please bring your pets and come join us for a special blessing on Saturday, October 8th at 10am. This year, we will support both PAWS Montclair & the Bloomfield Animal Shelter,…

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Photos From The Special PFLAG Event

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Fr. Warren Hall spoke at a special PFLAG (Parents & Friends of Lesbian & Gays) event here in the parish hall at Christ Church. Fr. Warren is a “…gay Catholic priest who was dismissed from his position as campus chaplain at Seton Hall University because of his work against anti-gay bullying…” For photos from the event, click…

Save These Dates!

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Okay, so we don’t want to rush the summer, but be sure to put these dates on your calendar, because we have so many exciting things happening over the rest of the year. So, save these dates.  More information and other dates to come in the weeks ahead. 9/11 – Blessing of the Backpacks 9/18…

Confirmation Classes Starting Soon

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All those age 16 (by the Spring) or older, who would like to explore the possibility of being confirmed (an affirmation of faith and commitment to baptismal responsibilities), we will start confirmation classes for younger people (8th-12th grades) in September.  These classes are mandatory if one is to be confirmed this Spring.  Adults interested in confirmation…

Vigil for Love Against Hate – In The News!

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Here is a link to the Record photo gallery and the press release sent: http://www.northjersey.com/photo-galleries/community-event-photos/photos-bloomfield-glen-ridge-vigils-remember-orlando-victims-1.1617976   Christ Church Hosts Vigil for Love Against Hate The tragedy in Orlando has touched the hearts of people all over the world.  Across New Jersey people have responded with vigils, donations, and notes of support over social media.  Christ…