Sacraments

Baptism

Baptisms are held the second Sunday of each month at 2:00pm.  Please call the Rectory to schedule an appointment with Fr. Marc Swartvagher to arrange the Baptism.

Reconciliation

Confessions are heard on Saturday, from 4:00 to 4:30pm and by appointment.  Children are prepared to receive the Sacrament through our Religious Education program.  Adults are prepared through our RCIA program.  Contact the Religious Education office at (718) 835-2165 for more information.

Holy Eucharist

The Eucharist is celebrated every day at Mass.  Click here for the Mass Schedule.  Children are prepared to receive the Sacrament through our Religious Education program.  Adults are prepared through our RCIA program.  Contact the Religious Education office at (718) 835-2165 for more information.

Confirmation

Children and Adults are prepared to receive the Sacrament of Confirmation through our Religious Education program and RCIA.  Please contact the Religious Education office at (718) 835-2165 for more information.

Matrimony

Engaged couples should call the Rectory at (718) 843-6218 to make an appointment at least SIX MONTHS beforehand to set the date and to plan for necessary instructions.

Holy Orders

The privilege of serving God’s people as a priest, permanent deacon, religious sister or brother is personally fulfilling and spiritually exciting.  Anyone who feels they might be interested in the priesthood, diaconate or religious life should speak to a parish priest.

Anointing of the Sick

If you know you will be entering the hospital for elective surgery, it is appropriate and recommended to receive the sacrament of the Anointing of the Sick before entering the hospital.  Come for the Anointing of the Sick after the 8:30am Mass on Saturday.  If it is an emergency, please call the Rectory any time at (718) 843-6218.