St. Mary Mother of the Church Mission Statement – To encourage all parishioners to have a lifelong relationship with the church by participation in all the sacraments and to encourage regular reception of the Eucharist.

News and Announcements

  • The Legion of Mary – The Legion of Mary is a worldwide organization whereby Catholic men and women sanctify themselves through prayer and service under the guidance of a Spiritual Director. The Legion of Mary has been active at St. Mary’s since June 1999. There are two types of membership in the Legion: Active (members attend a weekly meeting centered around the rosary and the Legion handbook and perform two hours of service per week), and Auxiliary (praying members). Our active members currently minister to patients at a local nursing home and also do pro-life work. We need more active and auxiliary members! For more information please call the rectory at 896-6400 or join us at our weekly meeting on Wednesday at 4:00PM in the Religious Ed building.

  • Parish Council will not meet again until September 2014.

  • Men’s Fellowship Corner – Join the Men’s Fellowship on Saturdays at 9:30AM in the Religious Ed building for prayer, coffee, bagels and engaging conversation! “I have found the paradox, that if you love until it hurts, there can be no more hurt, only more love.” – Mother Teresa

  • Please click the Altar Servers Tab, Lectors Tab and Eucharistic Ministers to view the all schedules.

  • Volunteer Ushers Needed – if you are interested in serving as an usher, please call the Parish Office at 896-6400. Thank you!

  • God’s Youth Ministry – St. Mary’s GYM, (God’s Youth Ministry) for 6-8th graders is held every Sunday (excluding holidays) from 10:45AM to 12:15PM inthe Chapel on Bedford Avenue. Membership is free..walk-ins always welcome. Info available from or FACEBOOK search: ST. Mary’s GYM.

  • Hurting? Want Prayer? Need Prayer? Come to St. Mary’s Charismatic Prayer Group! They meet every Thursday at 7:30PM in the church for song and praise, worship and prayer. All are Welcome!

  • Televised Sunday Mass – The Sunday Mass is now airing on ABC Family from 6:30 to 7:00AM each Sunday, in addition to all of our other channels that continue to bring our Mass to you. The Sunday Mass is produced by the Passionist Fathers and Brothers out of NYC.

  • Daily Readings: can be found under:

  • Anyone who is interested in becoming a church greeter – if interested – please contact the rectory at 845-896-6400. Greeters are needed at all masses. It’s fun and easy to do!!!


The Call to Conversion R.C.I.A. – Rite of Christian Initiation for Adults

The RCIA invites you on a beautiful journey of faith to explore what it means to be Catholic and the very special and personal relationship to which Jesus is calling you! If you have never been baptized, been baptized in another Christian faith, or baptized Catholic but never received Eucharist and/or Confirmation and you feel you are being called to something more, then this journey is for you. You are welcome to explore that call with us. Please contact John Ring at 567-1609 for information.

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