St. Bernard Cemetery & Mausoleums 551 State Route 28, Bridgewater, NJ08807 This cemetery is managed by the St. Bernard Clairvaux Church. The church provides burial services as well as Catholic…More ministry services.
The church is the oldest Catholic parish in the county, and the current building was dedicated on Sept. 28, 1988. The…More church currently has about 2,200 families, and its Catechetical Formation Program has an enrollment of about 1,100, with another 110 children enrolled in the St. Bernard Preschool and Kindergarten. The church also has an outreach ministry, which works to serve the elderly and others at Harborside-Woodsedge Extended Care in Bridgewater, Raritan Health and Extended Care in Raritan and the Centerbridge and Avalon Assisted Living Facilities in Bridgewater. Church members hold Mass at the nursing homes, as well as holding communion services and making sick calls among other services.
In addition, the church provides a free daycare program for single moms who are looking to continue their education or job training programs. Among the church's ministries are the Youth Ministry, Finance Council, Pastoral Council, Music Ministry and others.