Mater Ecclesiae Parish

A Roman Catholic Church celebrating the traditional Latin Mass

261 Cross Keys Road
Berlin, NJ 08009

Apostolates and Societies

Mater Ecclesiae Pro-Life Apostolate

Meetings on third Thursday of the month at 7:30 p.m. The Pro-Life group plans several events each year, has a monthly Newsletter, and attends the March for Life each January in Washington, DC.

Coordinator: Tracye McArdle

Knights of Columbus Assembly Anima Christi No. 3294

Meetings on third Monday of the month at 8 p.m. following the recitation of the Rosary at 7:30 p.m. The Assembly is the 4th degree arm of the Knights of Columbus and performs the color corps duties at Father Pasley’s request. All the 4th degree members of Anima Christi are members of our KofC Mater Ecclesiae Council and this Parish.

Knights Of Columbus Council 12833

Meetings on second & fourth Mondays of the month at 7 p.m.

Blessed Imelda Lambertini Society

A Society of prayer and Eucharistic Adoration for young girls and women who have received the sacrament of First Holy Communion.
Meetings on first Saturday of the month.

Coordinator: Barbara Kohler

Prayer Chain/Intercessory Prayer

Contact information, announcements and information available soon.

Altar Servers Guild

Open to boys and men of the Parish who are interested in serving at Mass according to the ancient Rite of the Mass.
Coordinator: Marty Howlett

Drama Club

The Mater Ecclesiae Drama Club is open to children and adults in the parish. Major productions are planned each year. The adults perform in a play at the annual Dinner Theater production in the winter; the youngest children perform in late spring, and the teens have their major production in early summer.



Thank You for Your Continued Support!

Don’t throw away those empty printer cartridges and old cell phones! Help us get cash for your trash! Drop off your empty inkjet & laser cartridges, used cell phones, and PDA’s in the “Cartridges for Kids” Collection Basket in the St. Martha Room. Tell your family, friends, and Businesses. All proceeds benefit the CCD Program. This is a great fundraiser for CCD because it requires ZERO investment and is a total profit for Mater Ecclesiae. ***Look for our wicker basket in the St. Martha Room!***

Federation of North-American Explorers

Meetings on Thursdays during the school year (September-June) at 6:30 pm. Open to boys and girls ages 6-16.
Group Leader: Christopher Hasson

Confraternity of St. Benedict

The Confraternity of St. Benedict is a private association of the Catholic faithful for praying the Divine Office.
Coordinator: John Rotondi