442 East Brinkerhoff Avenue - Palisades Park, NJ
Tel. 201-944-1154   Fax. 201-944-9510
Website. www.stnicholasrcchurch.org
Email. stnicholas07650@live.com  
Staffed by the Vocationists Fathers & Sisters

Our program provides religious instruction to children from grades 1 to 8
and all children who are not registered in a Catholic school should be attend to this program.

They will receive First Communion on 2nd grade and Confirmation on 8th grade.

Please register your child/children to the CCD 2017-2018 program – Bring a copy of the child’s Birth Certificate, Baptismal Certificate, First Communion and Penance Certificates (when it applies). In case the child has been attending CCD in another parish, please provide documentation of his/her attendance as well.

Our Catechists are faithful volunteer parishioners who are well prepared to teach religious education. The Catechists attend workshops and seminars annually. They also attend the “Protecting God’s Children” program, as required by the Archdiocese of Newark.



Our Catechists:

Brother Thomas La Russa – D.R.E.
Mrs. Lenka Rimanic – Class Coordinator
Mrs. Estefani Rivera – 1st Grade
Mrs. Gina Odorisio – 2nd Grade / First Communion
Ms. Silvia Maresca – 3rd Grade
Mrs. Shai Bugo – 4th Grade
Sister Emilia Din – 5th Grade
Sister Jancy Thomas – 6th Grade
Mr. Brian Kiczek – 7th Grade
Mr. Mario Hroncich – 8th Grade / Confirmation



CCD Calendar 2017-2018


The sponsor of each child receiving Confirmation
must provide a Sponsorship Certificate,
signed and sealed by his/her registered parish.





BROTHER THOMAS ORDINATION AS DEACON — On Saturday, February 17 at the 5:00 PM Vigil Mass, Bro. Thomas La Russa, S.D.V., will be ordained as a deacon by Most. Rev. Manoel Cruz, Auxiliary Bishop of Newark. Reception will follow.


PARISH LENTEN RETREAT - This year's parish retreat will be held at the Blue Army Shrine of Our Lady of Fatima in Washington, New Jersey, on Saturday, March 10. The bus will leave the Church's parking lot at 9:00 AM. We will be leaving the Blue Army at 3:30 in the afternoon. Cost: $20.00 (bring your own lunch) -- Call 201-944-1154 to reserve your seats.