During the Advent season we will pray Advent Vespers the Evening Prayer of the Church each Sunday evening at 5:00 P.M. Come join us for this half hour prayer service where we sing the psalms, reflect on Sacred Scripture and give praise and glory to the Lord.
Know, Love and Serve God by living the Eucharist.
Mass Schedule: Saturdays at 5:00 P.M. Sundays 8:30 A.M. & 10:30 A.M.
Our Parish is a welcoming Catholic community dedicated to the mission to Know, Love and Serve God by living the Eucharist.
"Everyone is always welcome at Our Lady of Victory Church"
Happy 50th Anniversary
Thank You for making our Anniversary Celebration so wonderful. God Bless You!
Thank you to all of you who donated to our Giving Tree. Over three hundred angels were taken from the tree. That’s a lot of smiling faces I can see on Christmas morning. I’m sure it will be a special Christmas for these children. God Bless You and Thank You for your support, concern and generosity.
The Shepard In Search Of Baby Jesus
If you see him, help him by taking a picture of him and posting it on our church Facebook page. Hopefully by Christmas, He will find Jesus.
Help our Shepard by taking a picture of him and posting it on our church Facebook page.
Haven't located Jesus yet... I'll keep looking.
Here at OLV, a little shepherd has arrived and is looking for the baby Jesus. He has been spotted wondering around the Church and the CCD classrooms searching. On Sundays he likes to visit the Church. He doesn’t want to go on the altar so he won’t disturb the Mass. If you spot the Shepherd… READ MORE
This Week In Our Parish
Sunday ……. Confirmation Class
Community Dinner, 3:00 P.M.
Advent Vespers, 5:00 P.M.
Monday …… Quilter’s Club, 7:00 P.M.
Tuesday ……..Social Concerns Committee, 7:00 P.M.
Thursday ….. Knights of Columbus Mass, 7:00 P.M.
2018 Annual Appeal
OUR PARISH IS AT 61%
We are grateful to the 165 families who supported
the 2018 Annual Appeal to date.
We could really use your help and support in our part of the Diocesan Annual Appeal.Read More
Help us to help one another. Our parish is reimbursed 75% for any gifts made to the Appeal in excess of our Appeal goal.
Pray for Vocations
The Elijah Cup Program is sponsored by our Holy Name Society. It is a program of prayer to help increase vocations to the priesthood and religious life in the Church. You would receive the Elijah Cup at Mass, take it home, and offer prayers all week for vocations. A program
book is provided. Sign up today.
Online Contribution System
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We are grateful for your support of our church. Online Giving allows you to make contributions to our church without writing checks or worrying about cash donations. Read More…
Leave a Lasting Memorial to your Parish.
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Parish Mission Statement
Our Lady of Victory is a welcoming Catholic community dedicated to the mission to Know, Love and Serve God by living the Eucharist,
We always welcome new members to our Parish family. Registration is important to us so that we may serve your spiritual needs. Call the office to register in the parish. One must be registered in the parish in order to celebrate the Sacraments of Baptism and Marriage or be granted letters of eligibility for sponsorship of Baptism and Confirmation.
Monday, December 24th
4:30 pm Caroling by Contemporary Choir
5:00 pm Christmas Family Mass including a Live Nativity by parish children
11:30 pm Caroling by Traditional Choir
Midnight: Christmas Mass
Mass Tuesday, December 25th
8:30 am Christmas Mass
10:30 am Christmas Mass (Contemporary Choir)
Children’s Nativity Play
CHILDREN’S NATIVITY PLAY takes place at the Christmas Family Mass on December 24th . If your child would like to take part in this special celebration, please fill out the form found at the Information Booth. Children are needed as angels, Joseph & Mary, shepherds, etc. as they are in the Gospel story. Participation will require attendance at two practices on December 15th & 22nd at 9:30 A.M.
Stay Connected With Our Parish
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We could really use your help and support in our part of the Diocesan Annual Appeal. Help us to help one another in these programs that touch so many lives and do so much good for our Church and our faith.
NEED A HAND / LEND A HAND program continues to provide help & support to our parishioners who are in need. Whether it be a personal visit, a ride to the doctor or a little handiwork around the house, this group is ready and willing to help. For more information or to receive help, call Dave Goddeyne (570-517-1899) or Church office (570-629-4572) […]
Would you like to have a brick engraved with your name, a name of a loved one, or simply a congratulatory message added to the path leading up to the Shrine of Our Lady of Life and Rosary Garden? Click link above for more information.
Today Bishop Bambera shared a video address with the faithful of our church, and released a statement to the local media. I encourage you to review these materials via the link contained in this News and Announcement posting.
Fr. Rich Czachor
Christmas Schedule Monday, December 24th 4:30 pm ……. Caroling by Contemporary Choir 5:00 pm ……. Christmas Family Mass with Live Nativity by parish children 11:30 pm ….. Caroling by Traditional Choir Midnight …. Christmas Mass Tuesday, December 25th 8:30 am …… Christmas Mass 10:30 am ….. Christmas Mass (Contemporary Choir playing)
First Friday of the Month is January 4th. Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament will take place after the 8:00 am Mass. Chapel remains open all morning for your personal time of prayer before the Blessed Sacrament. A Holy Hour of Prayer will start at 11:00 am and will conclude with Benediction.
Day of Reflection for all Liturgical Ministries: Eucharistic Ministers — Lectors — Ushers — Choirs — Cantors — Musicians At the Villa of Our Lady Begins at 2:00 pm Opening Prayer Service Talk by Father John Chmil, Assistant pastor at St. Matthew’s Church, East Stroudsburg Closing Prayer & Blessing/Commissioning of Ministries Dinner
Monday, January 7th starting at 7:00 pm in the Upper Meeting Room CHAIRPERSONS of each group is especially asked to attend. If you have new ideas and suggestions, bring them to this gathering. If you want to work on an event that is already working in the parish, come to this gathering. Hope to see […]