• Feast of the Baptism of the Lord
    Feast of the Baptism of the Lord
    In our Baptism, we are sealed with eternal life.
  • Our Lady of  Victory Church
    Our Lady of Victory Church
    Our Lady of Victory is a welcoming Catholic community dedicated to the mission to Know, Love and Serve God by living the Eucharist,
  • Sunday, January 19th at 1:00 P.M. in the Church Hall. We will gather and talk about how we can all come together as Church. Let us together move into the future.
  • Sunday Mass Schedule
    Sunday Mass Schedule
    Saturday at 5:00PM Sunday at 8:30AM & 10:30AM.
  • Each of Us is a Masterpiece of God's Creation.
  • "Everyone is always welcome at Our Lady of Victory Church"

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This Week In Our Parish

Sunday (01/12/20)

  • Today ……… Family Bowling Day, Noon-6:00 P.M.
    R.C.I.A., Noon
  • Monday .. …. Quilting Club
  • Tuesday …… Holy Name Society, 7 P.M.
  • Thursday ….. Parish Pastoral Council, 6:00 P.M.
    Knights of Columbus, 7:00 P.M.

2019 Diocesan Annual Appeal


We have received gifts and pledges from 271 families in the parish for a total of $45,604 or 83% of our goal. A few more gifts and we can go over the top so that we can help others. Thank you for your support and generosity. We are slowly inching closer to our goal. “Serving in Faith with Hope and Gratitude.” ….. Read More

Future Happenings In Our Parish

  • January 19 … Vision 2020 Parish Gathering
    Community Dinner
  • January 20 … Liturgy Committee
    Compassionate Friends
  • January 21 … Parish Finance Committee
    Social Concerns Committee
  • January 22 .. “Engage” Adult Education Committee
  • January 25 … Movie Night: “Downton Abbey”

Elijah Cup Program

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.

“All life has inestimable value even the weakest and most vulnerable, the sick, the old, the unborn and the poor, are masterpieces of God’s creation, made in his own image, destined to live forever, and deserving of the utmost reverence and respect.” Pope Francis

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,

Parish Registration

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.

Sunday, January 19th

Each month we sponsor a free community dinner for those in need. That need could be financial or sometimes just someone alone needing a little company for dinner and a home cooked meal. This month’s dinner is Sunday, January 19th from 3:00 to 4:00 P.M. John Petruzzi is the sponsor of the January dinner.

News and Announcements

9 Days for Life

January 22nd is the 47th anniversary of the Supreme Court decision legalizing abortion in our nation. Since that times millions of unborn babies have legally had their lives ended and so many mothers and fathers have suffered greatly due to these actions.  Next weekend in the bulletin will be insert asking you to participate in […]

Special Needs & Collections

Over the next two weekends, we are asking for your help in collecting some different items in support of babies and young people. First, we are collecting diapers and wipes for Pregnancy Resource Center to help them with new and expectant mothers and their babies. We are also collecting toiletry items for teens and young […]

2019 Diocesan Annual Appeal

We have already heard from 245 families so far. That’s about 20% of the parish. And with that we have attained 78% of our goal. A few more gifts and we can go over the top so that we can help others. Please consider making a pledge or donation to the Appeal. Appeal envelopes are on the table in the Narthex and you can just drop off your pledges and donations in the Sunday basket or mail them directly to the Diocese.

Parish Food Pantry Donations Needed

Could you help us in trying to restock our parish food pantry? Every first Sunday of the month is helping Hands Sunday as we collect nonperishable food items to support and stock our parish food pantry

Need a Hand / Lend a Hand

Need a Hand / Lend a Hand provides help & support to our parishioners who are in need. For more information or to receive help, call Dave Goddeyne (570-517-1899) or Church office (570-629-4572) .

VISION 2020

Many changes are happening in our Churches today. Some of these are a result of shifting demographics as families move in and out of the area. There are emerging different attitudes about Church membership as active parishioner numbers are lower. And there are fewer priests available to serve as pastors. Our Bishop has asked us […]

Sponsor A Community Dinner Meal

We sponsor a free monthly community dinner for those in need. If you wish to sponsor a monthly meal, please place your donation in an envelope marked Community Dinner and inside list a particular month if you wish and the name you wish displayed.

Memorial Bricks

We are presently taking brick orders to be installed in the Spring of next year. So if you wish to place a Memorial Brick along the path leading to the Shrine of Our Lady of Life, there are applications on the table in the Narthex. This is a beautiful tribute to remember a loved one or a special occasion in your life.

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Events

Community Dinner

January 19, 2020
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

A free Community Dinner is offered to those in need. Need can be financial  or it may be someone who lives alone and can use some company or even someone who doesn’t cook for themselves and can use a decent meal. Dinner is served from 3:00 pm   to  4:00 pm in the parish hall.

Finance Committee Meeting

January 21, 2020
6:00 pm

Finance Committee will meet on Tuesday, January 21, 2020  at 6:00 pm Agenda will include: Second Quarter Report 2019 Budget for 2019-2020 Capital Expenditures

Movie Night

January 25, 2020
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

The parish is sponsoring Movie Night on Saturday,  January 25th Movie is “Downton Abbey” Doors open at 6:00 pm  (right after Mass) Movie begins at  6:30 pm Kitchen open for purchasing food:  chicken fingers, chili, French fries, hot dogs, hot pretzels & more Free refreshments during movie include popcorn and iced tea Free admission — […]

First Friday of the Month

February 7, 2020
8:00 am - 12:00 pm

First Friday of the Month is   February 7th 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.

Baptism Class

February 9, 2020
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Parents planning a Baptism are required to attend one of these classes held every other month. Godparents are highly encouraged to attend as well. Godparents will need a Sponsor Card from their respective parish.