Bishop’s Anniversary Blessings 2021 October 3, Burlington/Mercer October 10, Ocean/Monmouth

All couples celebrating their 1st, 25th or 50+ wedding anniversary during the 2020 or 2021 calendar year are invited to share the Eucharist, reaffirm your sacred wedding vows, and receive Bishop O’Connell’s Episcopal Blessing. Anniversary Couples from Burlington and Mercer Counties may attend the Sunday, October 3, 2021 Mass and Blessing at 3:00 pm at St. Mary Cathedral in Trenton.

Couples from Ocean and Monmouth Counties may attend the Mass and Blessing at the Co-Cathedral of St. Robert Bellarmine in Freehold on Sunday, October 10, 2021 at 3 pm. Due to the Covid-19 pandemic, attendance at Mass is limited but both events will be livestreamed. Couples may register through their parish or online pending approval of their parish.

For more information or to register online go to www.dioceseoftrenton.org/bishops-anniversary -blessing.

The registration deadline for all anniversary couples is September 15, 2020.

New for 2021…
Couples may register through the parish as before but may now also pre-register themselves online. Couples will receive an email confirmation of their registration from the Dept. of Evangelization and Family Life .

Instructions and registration information can be found at www.dioceseoftrenton.org/anniversary -blessing-parish. General information about the 2021 Bishop’s Anniversary Blessing events including pre-registration for anniversary couples can be found at www.dioceseoftrenton.org/anniversary-blessing-parish. General information about the 2021 Bishop’s Anniversary Blessing events including pre-registration for anniversary couples can be found at www.dioceseoftrenton.org/bishopsanniversary-blessing.