SJ Catholic Cemeteries Prayer Service

Event details

  • March 21, 2017
  • 2:00 pm
  • Saint Charles Borromeo Parish, 176 Stagecoach Road, Sicklerville
  • 1-855-MyPrePlan

Prayer Service & Information Sessions for Funeral Industry and those in ministry who perform the
Corporal Work of Mercy of Burying the Dead

The day begins with a prayer service lead by Vicar General, Father Robert Hughes. Then proceeds with a presentation by Monsignor Peter Joyce regarding the instructions of Ad resurgendum cum Christo and concludes with individual information sessions (20 minutes) covering:

  1. Practical & Pastoral Insights for Choosing & Preparing the Liturgies for Catholic Funerals (we offer a session for the Latino community as well)
  2. Cultural and Ability Diversity in Funeral Traditions
  3. Program for Abandoned Cremated Remains (this is for funeral homes only)

All parish ministries (and funeral homes located in Southern New Jersey) working with Catholic families in preparation of funeral arrangements are invited to attend.  See invitation with sign up form below:

Register here (by March 10)

South Jersey Catholic Cemeteries webpage