442 E Brinkerhoff Avenue - Palisades Park, NJ 07047

We ask each of you to pray for peace, healing, and for a change of heart in those persecuting Christians in the Middle East. 
Pray for an end to violence and persecution of people who have suffered so much not only in Iraq,
but also in Syria, Israel and Gaza.


Fr. Stephen Ehiahuruike, S.D.V., St. Nicholas Pastor, welcomes you to our parish website

This new website was created to connect, assist and inform all parishioners and friends of our St. Nicholas Parish. We also hope this website will be of assistance to you as you continue to learn more about OUR LORD JESUS CHRIST, the Catholic church and how God is calling you to live out your call to stewardship as you offer your Talent, Time and Treasure to build up the Kingdom of God in your corner of the world.

New Jersey’s adoption law has changed with regard to adoptees’ access to full birth record information. In the future, the names of all birth parents who placed a child for adoption in New Jersey will be made available to adoptees upon request unless the birth parents file a form with the State indicating that they do not want contact with the child. Click here to learn more.

ST. NICHOLAS NEW SANCTUARY -- New flooring was installed and it looks beautiful. We now have new altar, lectern and tabernacle pedestal. The tabernacle has been moved to the center of the altar, as JESUS is the center of our lives. Thanks to all donors who helped in this project. Come and see how splendid it looks!

FEAST OF OUR LADY APARECIDA, PATRONESS OF BRAZIL - FEIJOADA - Sunday, October 12 from 2:30 to 6:00 PM in the Church Hall. Feijoada is a delicious typical Brazilian dish. Come and join us as we celebrate the Feast of Our Lady Aparecida. Tickets are $15.00 per person. Children 7-12 $8.00 and 0-6 are free. Tickets on sale at the rectory office.

PILGRIMAGE TO THE HOLY LAND - Participating on our pilgrimage to the Holy Land will give you a chance to learn more about the early history of our Church in Rome and visit the place where Jesus lived his last years on earth. Please call the rectory's office for further information on the trip.

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