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  • 1st World Day for Grandparents and the Elderly
    Pope Francis has designated Sunday, July 25, 2021, as the first World Day for Grandparents and the Elderly, with the theme “I am with you always.”   Read the Pope’s message to the elderly, or watch the Pope’s video, with English subtitles, by clicking HERE. 
  • Registration for GIFT, First Eucharist, & Confirmation 2021-2022 sessions now open!
    Registration for the upcoming 2021-2022 sessions of GIFT-our family-based Religious Education program (Growing In Faith Together), First Reconciliation/First Eucharist (all 2nd graders regardless of school), and Confirmation (all 7th & 8th graders must register, regardless of school attending). To learn more and register for GIFT please click here. To learn more and register for First […]
  • New Principal Appointed to Lead St. Matthias School (SMS) in Somerset, NJ
    Mrs. Mary C. Lynch has been appointed the new Principal at St. Matthias School (SMS), a Pre-K3 through 8th grade school in Somerset, NJ. Her term will begin July 1, 2021. Mrs. Lynch has 20 years teaching experience and has been here at St. Matthias for three years. She holds an Undergraduate degree in Education […]
  • Join the New Parish Vocation Committee
    St. Matthias is launching a new Parish Vocation Committee. For more details or to join this committee, click HERE.
  • Registration is Now Open for St. Matthias School
    Join us for a virtual tour of St. Matthias School.  Discover how our amazing school is operating in-person, full-days, five days a week, with students in Pre-K3 through Grade 8!  To learn more about our school, call 732-828-1402.
  • Listen to Fr. Abraham’s Podcast
    Ever wonder what it is like to be a pastor during Holy Week? How about life as a Pastor in a pandemic? On this Palm Sunday, Tara Smith and Jerry Wutkowski from the Diocesan Office of Communications, sat down with Fr. Abraham Orapankal, Pastor of St. Matthias Parish, Somerset, to discuss the lessons of the […]
  • New Promethian Interactive Display Boards for St. Matthias School
    Thank you to everyone who donated on “GivingTuesday” and on the “Day of Giving” to help us purchase Promethian Display Boards for our classrooms.  Our goal is to install one board in every classroom.  If you would like to help us reach our goal, click on this link to view the video featuring the Promethian […]
  • St. Matthias Amazon Link
    St. Matthias has joined the Amazon Associate program.  This provides a larger commission than Amazon Smile.  Every time you go to shop on Amazon, please first go to our Amazon page and click on any link.  Then continue shopping as you normally would.  This small step can make a big difference.  Thank you!