Mass Times

Weekdays
Monday thru Friday,
8:00am, 12:10pm (Chapel)
(12:10pm suspended in July & Aug.)

Saturday
9:00am (Chapel)
5:15pm (vigil)

Sunday
7:30am, 9:00am, 10:30am, and 12:00 noon.

Holy Days
8:00am, 12:10pm,
7:30pm

Confessions
Saturday 4 to 5pm,
or by appointment

Served By

Rev. Msgr. Randall J. Vashon, Pastor
Rev. Edmund A. Luciano III, K.H.S., Parochial Vicar
Rev. Andrew Smith, O.S.B., Weekend Assistant
Deacon Patrick J. Cline
Deacon Gerard Sims
Mrs. Christina Blalock, Director of Sacred Music
Mrs. Karen Dill, Director, Office of Catechetical Formation
Mr. Sean O’Brien, Youth Ministry Leader
Mr. Mark LaFleur, Director of St. Bernard Cemetery and Mausoleums
Ms. Ginny Hayden, Parish Office Manager and Assistant to the Pastor
Mr. William Chmielewski, Director of Maintenance

Contact Us

St Bernard of Clairvaux Church
500 U.S. HWY. 22
Bridgewater, NJ 08807

Phone: (908) 725-0552
Fax: (908) 725-4524
office@stbernardbridgewater.org

St. Bernard Pilgrimage to the Holy Land – March 2013

Msgr. Joe Celano and our parish pilgrims pose before the Church of the Nativity in Bethlehem.

Msgr. Joe Celano and our parish pilgrims pose before the Church of the Nativity in Bethlehem.

parish pilgrim touching the floor of the cave where Christ was born, Church of the Nativity, Bethlehem.

parish pilgrim touching the floor of the cave where Christ was born, Church of the Nativity, Bethlehem.

 

Preparing to enter the cave of the Nativity, BethlehemC

Preparing to enter the cave of the Nativity, BethlehemC

 

Parish Pilgrims at the Knesset in Jerusalem

Parish Pilgrims at the Knesset in Jerusalem

 

Msgr. Joe Celano in a prayerful moment on the Sea of Galilee

Msgr. Joe Celano in a prayerful moment on the Sea of Galilee

 

Msgr. Joe Celano and Deacon Patrick Cline celbrating Mass in the Church of the Holy Sepulcher, Jerusalem.

Msgr. Joe Celano and Deacon Patrick Cline celbrating Mass in the Church of the Holy Sepulcher, Jerusalem.

 

Couples renewing their wedding vows at Cana of Galilee

Couples renewing their wedding vows at Cana of Galilee

 

Mass in the ruins of the crusader church at Emmaus

Mass in the ruins of the crusader church at Emmaus

 

Msgr. Joe Celano and Deacon Patrick Cline celebrating Mass on the Mount of the Beatitudes, the site of the Sermon on the Mount

Msgr. Joe Celano and Deacon Patrick Cline celebrating Mass on the Mount of the Beatitudes, the site of the Sermon on the Mount

 

Msgr. Joe Celano and pilgrims preparing to hear the "bread of life" discourse in the place where Jesus first preached it: the ruins of the synagogue of Capernaum.

Msgr. Joe Celano and pilgrims preparing to hear the “bread of life” discourse in the place where Jesus first preached it: the ruins of the synagogue of Capernaum.

 

pilgrims at the site of Christ's baptism in the Jordan.

pilgrims at the site of Christ’s baptism in the Jordan.

 

in the Byzantine era amphitheatre at Bet She'an

in the Byzantine era amphitheatre at Bet She’an

 

Msgr. Joe Celano leads a reflection in the Church of the Visitation, Ein Karem, the home of St. John the Baptist, Zachariah, and Elizabeth.

Msgr. Joe Celano leads a reflection in the Church of the Visitation, Ein Karem, the home of St. John the Baptist, Zachariah, and Elizabeth.

 

Msgr. Joe Celano and parish pilgrims pose on the Mount of Olives.

Msgr. Joe Celano and parish pilgrims pose on the Mount of Olives.

 

Mass in the grotto of the betrayal and arrest, Gethsemane.

Mass in the grotto of the betrayal and arrest, Gethsemane.

 

Parish pilgrims pray at the rock of Christ's agony, Gethsemane.

Parish pilgrims pray at the rock of Christ’s agony, Gethsemane.

 

Prayer at the site of the Upper Room, Jerusalem.

Prayer at the site of the Upper Room, Jerusalem.

 

parish pilgrim reach to touch the rock of Calvary and the place where the Lord's cross stood.

parish pilgrim reach to touch the rock of Calvary and the place where the Lord’s cross stood.

 

Msgr. Joe Celano at the tomb of King David.

Msgr. Joe Celano at the tomb of King David.

 

Msgr, Joe Celano and parish pilgrim in Jerusalem.

Msgr, Joe Celano and parish pilgrim in Jerusalem.

 

Msgr. Joe Celano and Deacon Patrick Cline celebrating Mass at the Upper Room, the site of the Last Supper and Pentecost.

Msgr. Joe Celano and Deacon Patrick Cline celebrating Mass at the Upper Room, the site of the Last Supper and Pentecost.

 

pilgrims taking it all in...

pilgrims taking it all in…

 

parish pilgrim at St. Peter in Galicantu, the site of Christ's trial before the Sanhedrin and Peter's denials.

parish pilgrim at St. Peter in Galicantu, the site of Christ’s trial before the Sanhedrin and Peter’s denials.

 

Church of the Angels, Shepherd's Field, Bethlehem.

Church of the Angels, Shepherd’s Field, Bethlehem.

 

looking across the ruins of Capernaum to it's synagogue where Jesus preached and healed.

looking across the ruins of Capernaum to it’s synagogue where Jesus preached and healed.

 

the exposed rock of Calvary (where Jesus was crucified) in the Church of the Holy Sepulcher.

the exposed rock of Calvary (where Jesus was crucified) in the Church of the Holy Sepulcher.

 

Gethsemane and the Mount of Olives

Gethsemane and the Mount of Olives

 

parish women praying at the Western Wall.

parish women praying at the Western Wall.

 

The Holy Sepulcher as it looks today.

The Holy Sepulcher as it looks today.

 

ruins of the house of St. Peter, Capernaum

ruins of the house of St. Peter, Capernaum

 

the site of the Ascension of Christ on the Mount of Olives

the site of the Ascension of Christ on the Mount of Olives