Holy Name
of Jesus Church
6150 Allentown Boulevard
Harrisburg, PA 17112-2603
Phone 717-652-4211
Regular Weekend Mass Schedules
Saturday 8:30 a.m. & 5.00 p.m. (vigil)
Sunday 8:00 a.m., 10:15 a.m., 12:00 noon & 6:00 p.m.
Daily, Holy Day & Holiday Mass Schedules
Are Listed in the Bulletin Click Here
Saturday 9:00 - 9:30 a.m. & 3:30 - 4:30 p.m.

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HNJ Parish Advocacy for people with disabilities

Parish Advocacy Ministry assists HNJ Pastor in working for and with parishioners with disabilities to become full participants in the life of the parish spiritually, physically and socially.  Specifically, Parish Advocates:

  • Inform the parish about advocacy ministry
  • Identify persons and assess unmet needs, gifts, and interests as related to parish life
  • Assess accessibility of parish
  • Work with pastoral staff and parish program leaders to promote invitation and inclusion
  • Serve as a resource to parish


 - ANNUAL MASS CELEBRATING THE GIFTS OF  PEOPLE WITH DISABILITIES will be held on Sunday, November 18, 11:30 a.m. at St. Catherine Laboure in Harrisburg. Bishop Ronald Gainer will be the Celebrant and Homilist. This year also marks the 40th Anniversary of the signing of the 1978 Pastoral Statement on Persons with Disabilities. A light reception will follow the Mass. To assist with planning, kindly RSVP to at LKiley@hbgdiocese.org or 717-657-4804, ext. 322 before November 9. All are welcome!

 - Interpreted Mass: There are two locations for Masses for the deaf offering ASL interpretation.
          St. John Neumann Parish (601 E. Delp Road, Lancaster) has an interpreted Mass for the deaf on the second and fourth Sunday of each month at 9:00 a.m. For information or questions contact parish advocate Marilyn Hoffman at mahinaz@aol.com.
Joseph Parish (400 E. Simpson St, Mechanicsburg) also has Mass signed in ASL by Fr. Tom Rozman every Sunday at 9:45 a.m. Confession available in ASL by appointment. For more info contact St. Joseph's parish office at 717-766-9433 or email officemanager@stjosephmech.org.

- Monthly Prayer Group for Persons with Mental Illness is held at Good Shepherd Parish in Camp Hill. For more information, contact Phil Keffer at mjkeffer@verizon.net or 717-737-8195.

Mass for Persons with ASD - A Quiet Mass for people living with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) or anyone else who would benefit from a quieter Mass will be held the second Saturday of each month (September through May) at 6:00 p.m. at St. Catherine Laboure, Harrisburg. For more information, please contact Alice Womer at amwomer@aol.com or 717-579-9431.  

For More Information Contact:
Diane and Jim Bohenick
 Phone:  (717) 657-3491
Email address: jabohenick@verizon.net

Diocese of Harrisburg Disabilities Ministry
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