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Dress to Impress

Donate Your Old Formal Dresses

Two youth who attended our 2018 Mission Trip are collecting your old formal and prom dresses and accessories (shoes and purses) to be donated to girls in towns in and around St. Paul, Virginia.  The deadline for donations is November 20, 2018.  Dresses should be placed in dry cleaning bags and clearly marked with the size.  For more info, email vhsdresstoimpress@gmail.com. Read more
Kings Weekly Donations

Kings Donates To Our Food Pantry

We are thankful to the Kings Verona management team who, earlier this year, began giving a portion of the donations purchased by Kings shoppers to our Food Pantry.  Recently, we were informed that ALL donations purchased at Kings in Verona will be donated to the Holy Spirit Verona Food Pantry.  We are most grateful to Kings’ leadership, and all those who shop at Kings Verona and purchase a pre-packaged bag of food and other essential items. Read more
Bishop Carlye and Father Jerry

myVeronaNJ Shares Info About Bishop Carlye's Visit

We are grateful to myVeronaNJ for publishing information about Bishop Carlye's visit to Holy Spirit Verona on Sunday, September 30 at 10am.  Very exciting! Photo is from the Consecration Service of The Right Rev. Carlye J. Hughes at which Father Jerry served as her Chaplain. Read more
Creative Beginnings Preschool

Creative Beginnings Preschool Spots Available

Our lower level tenant, Creative Beginnings Preschool (http://cbpverona.com/), has openings for their upcoming school year for 2 1/2 to 5 year old children.  Half-day and full-day programs available. Contact Kim McDermott at (973) 239-2242 to schedule a tour. Read more
MCF Mobile Farm Stand in July 4th Parade

Montclair Farm Stand at Holy Spirit's Pantry

One of the partnerships that has been forged since opening our Food Pantry is having the Montclair Community Farm Mobile Stand in our parking lot during the summer and fall months providing fresh produces to the Shoppers of our Food Pantry.  Each Shopper receives a $5 voucher, paid for by our generous donors.  Read all about it on myVeronaNJ. Read more
Mission Trip 2018

VHS Graduates & Students on Mission

Seven Verona High School graduates and current students participated in our recent Mission Trip.  Read about it on myVeronNJ.com or on Father Jerry's blog posts. Read more
Holy Spirit Verona Food Pantry Shelves

Current Food Pantry Needs

Please help us restock the shelves!  Our current (August 26, 2018) URGENT need items (in order of importance) are: paper towels coffee (one pound cans) toilet paper cleaning products (dish detergent, lysol, toilet bowl cleaner, cleanser) personal hygiene items (soap, deodorant, shampoo, shaving cream, razors) Read more
Outdoor Worship 2016

Additional Summer Service Added

Are you away on weekends in the Summer?  The Worship and Program (W&P) Committee has determined that we will offer a mid-week service using the readings for the upcoming Sunday.  On Thursdays at 7pm in July (and August if enough people attend in July) a Eucharist Service will be celebrated either outdoors (weather permitting) or in our historic Chapel.  Consider attending and bring a friend! Read more

Verona Interfaith Dinner

Holy Spirit Verona was a part of an interfaith meal on Saturday, June 9 with four Verona houses of worship.  Read about the event in an article written by Father Jerry for the Diocesan E-newsletter, The Voice, or on myVeronaNJRead more
Father Jerry, Dr. Montster Awad and Father Joe D'Amico at Memorial Day 2018

Members of Verona Clergy Welcome Islamic Center

Members of the Verona Clergy Council held a meeting on Wednesday, June 6 with Dr. Montaser Awad, President of the Verona Islamic Center and other members of this new Verona house of worship.  These neighbors were formally welcomed and a wonderful dialogue ensued about how we might support one another.  A formal letter of welcome was signed and presented by members of the Verona Clergy Council.  Click here to review the letter.  Read more

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