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“Journey: Reconnecting to the Catholic Faith”
“Journey: Reconnecting to the Catholic Faith” is a six-week program beginning the evening of Tuesday, September 24 where Catholics who are returning to regular attendance at Mass (and those who are thinking about returning) can take another look at Catholicism. Your questions and concerns are welcome. No one will pressure you.  No one will judge you. You will simply be invited to join the conversation.  CLICK HERE for more details.

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Fall Bereavement Sessions begin Soon
Are you grieving the loss of someone you love? Could you use some support? You don’t have to go through this difficult time alone. FALL Bereavement Support Groups at St. Thomas the Apostle begin on Tuesday, October 8, 7:00-9:00 pm.  These meetings will continue for six weeks (October 15, 22, 29; November 5 and 12). Please call St. Thomas Human Services at 516-538-7465 by Monday, September 30 for more information and to register for this free program.

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Thank You to the Coffee Crew!

Posted on July 26, 2019 in: General News

Thank You to the Coffee Crew!
Members of our Coffee Crew gathered in July for their annual summer dinner meeting.  We are grateful to all of you for making Social Sundays possible at St. Thomas.  Your warm and dedicated service helps to build stronger relationships among members of our St. Thomas the Apostle Parish Family.  Thank you!

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Register Now for Fall Religious Education Classes!
If your child is entering the first grade in Public School, or is in an older grade and has not attended Religious Education classes, it is time to register. In order to be prepared for the sacraments, the children must attend classes from grades 1 through 8. If you haven’t registered your child yet, please call the Religious Education Office at 538-7460 or click here to download the registration form.  We do have classes for Special Needs students. Please call for further information. There is also a need for teachers for these classes. If you feel the call t...

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Divine Mercy Pilgrimage

Posted on June 12, 2019 in: General News

Divine Mercy Pilgrimage
Join the St. Thomas the Apostle Divine Mercy Ministry on a Pilgrimage to the National Shrine of The Divine Mercy, Stockbridge, MA on St. Faustina's Feast Day, Saturday, October 5.  On this trip you will experience: Life-sized Stations of the Cross with Recitation of “St. Faustina’s Way of the Cross"; Saturday Holy Mass; Memorial Shrines, Statues on Eden Hill; Chaplet of Divine Mercy; Reconciliation; and Gift Shop visit. The bus will depart from St. Thomas the Apostle Church at 6:30 am and return around 9:30 pm.  The cost is $50 per ...

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Opportunities for Remembrances
St. Thomas the Apostle Parish offers a variety of ways in which you can request prayers for your loved ones, living or deceased, or to memorialize someone who has passed away.  This includes a variety of Mass cards, Purgatorial Society memberships, bell ringing dedications and a Memorial Garden.  CLICK HERE for more details.  You can also CLICK HERE for the Memorial Garden form, HERE for the Bell Dedication form, and HERE for the *NEW* Tree of Faith form.

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Try the Coffee Crew!

Posted on June 03, 2019 in: General News

Try the Coffee Crew!
If you’ve ever thought about joining the Coffee Crew but weren’t sure if it’s for you, now’s your chance to give it a try as a substitute. You’ll receive a call when a sub is requested, then you can accept or decline depending on your availability for that day. As you serve, you’ll get to meet other members of our St. Thomas Parish Family, welcome newcomers and visitors, and make everyone feel more at home as they enjoy food, drink and fellowship. On a typical morning, you’ll spend 2-3 hours (including your time at Mass...

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There is such a great need for service in the life of St. Thomas the Apostle Parish and often a huge number of young people who want to help those in need.  This Service Corps is one way to make this connection. Here’s how it works: 1. ANY middle school, high school and college aged students send their contact information to Bridget Jordan at bjorda5@pride.hofstra.edu. 2. As requests for help come from or come into our parish, you’ll be contacted to see if you can help. 3. If you can help with a particular project, great!  If not, no problem.  You’ll be contacted for the next o...

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Shop on Amazon and Help St. Thomas

Posted on December 02, 2018 in: General News

Shop on Amazon and Help St. Thomas
Shop for everyone on your gift list this Christmas at smile.amazon.com/ch/11-1642733 and Amazon donates to St. Thomas the Apostle Roman Catholic Church.

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Sign Up for Formed

Posted on July 19, 2018 in: General News

Sign Up for Formed
Enjoy free online access to a huge library of Catholic videos, audios, and written materials!  Visit www.stthomasapostle.formed.org, click "Register Now," provide your name and email, and choose a password.  Once you are registered, you can sign in any time to access everything Formed has to offer. 

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Raise Funds for St. Thomas at Amazon.com
St. Thomas the Apostle is now participating in Amazon.com's charitable contribution program:  Amazon Smile. Through this program Amazon donates 0.5% of the price of your eligible AmazonSmile purchases to St. Thomas if you designate our parish as your charity of choice.  AmazonSmile is the same Amazon you know. Same products, same prices, same service - all you have to do is start your shopping at smile.amazon.com CLICK HERE for answers to many frequently asked questions and to GET STARTED... Youc an also click on the picture above, or go to the...

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Enjoy Our New Web Site

Posted on May 31, 2016 in: General News

Enjoy Our New Web Site
We have a lot of exciting things to share, so please browse through the many pages of our new website. Some points of interest for first time users are as follows: Parish Directory Sunday Bulletins Parish News and Announcements "How to…” sections on everything from receiving a  sacrament...to planning a baptism or wedding… to  arranging Mass intentions Daily Scripture Readings Directory of Ministries and Organizations Ministry Schedules “Ask the Pastor&rdqu...

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