St. Francis of Assisi Parish is comprised of four churches:
St. Francis of Assisi Church - 4700 Long Beach Blvd., Brant Beach, NJ
St. Thomas Aquinas Church - 2nd St. & Atlantic Ave., Beach Haven, NJ
St. Thomas of Villanova Church - 13th St. & Long Beach Blvd., Surf City, NJ
St. Clare Church - 56th St. & Long Beach Blvd., Loveladies, NJ
In the interest of community-building, but also for energy conservation, only St. Francis of Assisi Church, in Brant Beach, is open year round. The other churches are open according to the seasonal population on Long Beach Island.
Weekly Bulletin for March 9, 2014
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World Day of Prayer - "Streams in the Desert"
Friday, March 7; 1:00 PM
St. Francis Church, Brant Beach
This year's service is focused on Egypt and has been prepared by WDP Egypt.
Refreshments will follow.
All are welcome to this interfaith service!
For more information please click here.
Monday, March 17, 9:30 AM - 7:00 PM
Tuesday, March 18, 9:30 AM - 5:30 PM
St. Francis of Assisi Church Hall
Men's Cornerstone Retreat - April 4 - 5.
Congratulations to St. Francis CYO Basketball Team for winning the Ocean County Championship:
Coaches: Brian Muldowney, Dan Steadman and PJ Gillick
View our upcoming Special Events page.
Parish Registration Forms
Family Faith Formation information is now available.
When making a decision to close the parish and center due to inclement weather or other emergencies, the primary factor is your SAFETY, given the age of most of our parishioners.
Page 1 of our bulletin states: Emergency information is available on our answering machine 609-494-8861; or on WJRZ 100.1 FM; 98.5 FM; The Breeze 107.1 FM; and WOBM 92.7 FM; and 1057the hawk.com.
When in doubt remember, PRUDENCE IS A GIFT OF THE HOLY SPIRIT...AND PRUDENCE TRUMPS PIETY.
Fr. Jim Scullion, ofm, Administrator