We again this month will have an in-person recollection in our local parish church. We continue the father-son clubs outdoors at Southmont, and an online Saturday meditation once this month. In addition to the schedule shown below of confessions outdoors at two churches, Fr. Bob Connor is open to spiritual direction at Southmont booked online, as noted below.

Evening of Recollection for Men
WEDNESDAY, November 11, 2020 at Our Lady of Sorrows Parish.  217 Prospect St, South Orange, NJ 07079
Time: 7:30 pm to 9:15 pm.   Confessions available starting at 7:00pm
Includes a meditation, a preached time of prayer, led by a priest of Opus Dei starting at 7:30 pm, an examination of conscience, and exposition of the Blessed Sacrament.  Fr. Bob will be available for confessions from 7:00pm on throughout the activity other than when preaching.  Masks should be worn.

Weekly Meditations, Saturdays, 7:30 am
Dates: Only November 14 this month.  No meditation on Nov. 7, 21, 28.  
Online – via Zoom.   Link: https://zoom.us/j/210168415   or dial in at (646)558-8656,  meeting ID: 210 168 415
Fr. Bob Connor preaches a half-hour meditation. 

Father – Son Clubs, Sunday.  1-3pm, Frontiers Club.  2-4pm, Sherpa Club.
Nov. 22, 2020
See:   
• Sherpa Club, for fathers and their sons in grades 5-7.  Meets monthly
• Frontiers Club, for fathers and their sons in grades 1-4.  Meets bi-monthly

Confession Times – NOTE NOVEMBER CHANGES
Fr. Bob Connor is available on Fridays at 10:30 am-12:30pm and at 2:30-4:30 pm, in the parking lot of St. Vincent de Paul Church,  250 Bebout Ave, Stirling, NJ 07980. 
He is also available on Saturdays from 12:30 pm to 2:30 in the parking lot of Our Lady, Mother of the Church, 209 Woodcliff Avenue, Woodcliff Lake, NJ.
You can sign up for a ten minute slot at  https://calendly.com/frbobconfessions   Fr. Bob will be in his car with the window down.  Please maintain a generous 6 foot distance between cars.

CHANGES FOR NOVEMBER:  Fr. Bob will be away at retreats on November 6-7, November 20-21, and November 27-28.   ON NOVEMBER 6, Fr. Pablo Gadenz will be at St. Vincent’s for the morning confessions.   ON NOVEMBER 7 Fr. Joe Keefe will be available in Woodcliff Lake.  In both cases there are no signups, it is on an as-you-come basis. 
On the Calendly schedule we will add a note in the event description if priests will be available for the later dates that Fr. Bob will be away. 

Spiritual Direction Appointments
Spiritual direction for men is available at Southmont, 170 Montrose Ave, Monday – Thursday, 8am to 6pm by appointment.   Booking is possible using the same link as for confessions shown above.  Meetings will be car-car or outside on chairs, or in inclement conditions in a large living room while wearing masks.

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