Holy Mother of Sorrows PNCC
A new commandment I give to you, that you love one another, even as I have loved you, that you also love one another.-John 13:34


News, Information, and Calenda  


Mass for health is held on Thursdays at 9 AM.


Sundays Masses are celebrated at 8 & 10:30 AM. Catechism Classes at 9 AM


The ANS will be making blankets (mats) for the homeless on the first and third Thurday of each month at Frnak Bednash Memorial Hall.  They are collecting any size plastic bags for the blankets.  Bags can be dropped off in the church vestibule or the hall.  


Annual Open Pit Chicken BBQ will be held on Saturday, July 16, 2022 from noon till sell out at Holy Mother of Sorrows church grounds. Donation is 12 dollars. Dinner includes: half a chicken, French fries, coleslaw, roll and dessert. Take out only (inside the Frank Bednash Memorial Hall).


“INDEPENDENCE DAY” Celebration will be held at Bp. Hodur Retreat and Recreation Center in Waymart on Saturday, July 2, 2022. Holy Mass will be celebrated at 11am by Prime Bishop Anthony Mikovsky.  Picnic with Polish and American food will follow.


The ANS is organizing  a bus trip to see the show “DAVID” at the Sight and Sound Theater in Lancaster on Friday, October 14, 2022. Trip includes: bus, shopping at Tanger’s Outlet, the 3pm show and dinner at Miller’s Smorgasbord. Cost is $150 for adults and $95 for children 3-12 years. A $75 deposit is due with reservation and the balance is due by September 1st.  Bus departs Holy Mother of Sorrows at 8:30 am. For more information or to make a reservation, please contact Mary Jo Searfoss (570) 954-3365 or Stephanie Shumlas (570) 947-7301.



                                                                Our Calendar

July 2-9 - Summer Camp (“Kurs”) in Waymart

July 16 - Annual Open Pit Chicken BBQ

July 28-30 - Dupont Weekend at Waymart

September 11 - Dozynki / Harvest Festival

September 25 - Confirmation at 10:30 AM  (Bp. Bernard Nowicki)

October 4 - Blessing of Animals

October 19- 21 - XXVI General Synod in Scranton

October 22 - 125th Anniversary of the PNCC – Mass and Banquet  in Scranton



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