The following statistics represent the parish profile as of January, 2017.
Registered Households: 3789
Households using envelopes: 2627
Seating capacity of churches: OLS – 645, SA – 950
Avg. weekly attendance: 2,136
Receptions into the Church: 2
First Holy Communions: 89
Annointings of the Sick: 82
Sick Calls—Home: 43, Institution: 235 (does not include visits made by Extraordinary Ministers of Communion
Number of weekend Masses: 6
Number of weekday Masses: 2 (Saturday: 1)
Confessions: Weekly (both churches); by appointment; Parish Penance Service during Advent; Wednesday evenings during Lent
Parish offers Perpetual Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament
Hospital Ministry: The parish priests make visits to the homebound and to the area hospitals whenever called upon.
Number of famiilies in program: 315
Number of catechists: 35
Number of aides: 20
99% of catechists are certified by the Diocese at various levels.
Youth Ministry Membership: 40
Families in School: 174
Parish Families in School: 101
Students of Parish: 148
Students of Other Parishes: 88
Non-Catholic Students: 7
Tuition Rate for one child (qualified): $4,175
Cost to educate one child: $5,890
The parish subsidy to the school is 24% of the school budget (52% of parish revenue goes to school subsidy).
Our Lady of Sorrows School enjoys Middle States Accreditation.
In addition to supporting the elementary school, the parish assists Trenton Catholic Academy, a diocesan regional school at McCorristin Campus, Leonard Ave, Hamilton. This is in the form of a 20% diocesan "tax" on income received by the parish through the rental of school buildings at St. Anthony Campus, South Olden Avenue.
Pre-School & Day Care Center
The parish program is financially self-sustaining.
The parish is debt-free, with no outstanding loans to the Diocese of Trenton or any bank. It is current in its payments to all vendors, diocesan assessments, liability insurance premiums, and employee benefits program.
: From Assunpink Creek at Olden Avenue, following Assunpink Creek along Hamilton-West Windsor line to Hughes Drive.
: Mercer Street to Whitehorse-Hamilton Square Road to Klockner Road, to Whitehorse Mercerville Road to Olden Avenue.
Hughes Drive to Mercer Street
: Olden Avenue from Hamilton Avenue to Logan Avenue, to the Assunpink Creek.
||St. Vincent de Paul
||Holy Name Society
|Children's Liturgy of the Word
||Youth Groups (2)