7201 Long Beach Boulevard - Harvey Cedars, NJ 08008-3135
Phone: (609) 494-1182 ~ Fax: (609) 494-1182



Maris Stella Advisory Board hosted a celebration on September 24th, 2017 honoring three Sisters of Charity who have volunteered their summers to Maris Stella for over 50 years. Sisters Theo Furniss, John Mary Tierney and Agnes Lucy Robinson have given a total of over 100 years of volunteer service to Maris Stella. Sister Mary Morley Administrator of Maris Stella welcomed 160 Sisters, Seton Associates, family and friends to the event held at Mother Seton High School in Clark, NJ. Sister Rosemary Moynihan, General Superior of the Sisters of Charity, led all in praying a special blessing for the three Sisters. Thank you to all who donated to Maris Stella for the bench in their honor and replacement of trees on Maris Stella property. Each Sister was honored and presented with flowers, a small token gift and a photo of their bench at Maris Stella.
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Maris Stella Mission Statement

Maris Stella, a ministry of the Sisters of Charity of Saint Elizabeth is a
center that provides a ministry of hospitality, offering space and
nourishment to individuals and groups seeking physical, psychological
and spiritual enrichment.

Located on the Atlantic Ocean and Barnegat Bay, it is a rich resource for
study and reflection on the sacredness of creation.

Thank you to all who supported our 50/50 raffle. Congratulations to the Winners:
1st Prize: Seton Associate & Maris Stella Board Member $7,487.50
2nd Prize: Maris Stella neighbors $4, 492. 50
3rd Prize: Sisters of Charity $2, 995.00

Maris Stella Gift Certificates         
A Gift Certificate can be used for a retreat, a day of prayer, a program or vacation payment at Maris Stella! It could also be used to purchase any of the items we have for sale such as a tee shirt, sweat shirt, calendar or postcards! Gift Certificates can be for any monetary amount.

To Purchase a Gift Certificate: Call Sister Mary Morley at 609-494-1182 or email her at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Maris Stella’s New Dishwasher arrived in Saint Vincent’s in September and was used for the first time the first week of October. A very special thank you to all who generously donated to the cost of our new commercial dishwasher! We are very grateful!