News & Updates

News & Updates

Pastor’s Letter

Click here bmcnamarato read the most recent letter from our Pastor, Msgr. Brian McNamara, which includes updates, special events, etc.

Remember: Together, we can do something beautiful for God!


Our Lady of Lourdes Youth Group  –  OLLY

Calling all High School Students  –  Grades 9-12!

Join us on Friday, June 22 from 7:00pm – 9:00pm in the Parish Center for FOOD, FELLOWSHIP and FUN! Bring a Friend!!

If you have any questions, please call or text – Stephanie Hahn:  631-617-8212, Emily Brierly:  631-813-9457, Fr. Greg: 631-661-3224 ext.121


Restore Our Convent

As members of Our Lady of Lourdes Parish, we are faced with a challenge that we can only overcome together. Please click here for information about this extremely important project regarding the urgent maintenance needs of our Convent.

As of June 11, 2018:

Parish Goal:                  $442,840
Percentage attained:  59%
Amount Pledged:       $261,871
Total Paid to Date:     $157,923
Number of Pledges:   618


Effortless Fundraising for Our Lady of Lourdes School

Please click here for several ways to support our Parish School by simply doing your everyday shopping!


In Loving Memory

We are offering the opportunity to memorialize your deceased loved ones while supporting the Parish.  Please click on the links below.  Forms can be filled out electronically and mailed (or dropped off) along with your payment to the Parish Office (Rectory), 455 Hunter Avenue, West Islip, NY 11795.  Forms are also available at the Parish Office. If you have any questions, please call (631) 661-3224, Ext. 121.

Fr. Joe Memorial Garden Form
Missalette Memorial Form


2018 Catholic Ministries Appeal Videos


All Volunteers – VIRTUS Training

Are you aware that the Diocese of Rockville Centre requires all volunteers that are 18 years or older must attend a Virtus training class?  CYO Coaches, Religious Education Catechists, Cantors, Ushers, Parish Volunteers (feast workers, mailing team, etc.) are required to attend a Virtus training course, if they have not yet done so.

You MUST register online in advance by visiting www.Virtus.org, then click the link for first time registrants.  You can view the list of sessions to find a course and then complete the registration online.

PLEASE NOTE: After completion of VIRTUS training, you will receive a certificate of completion.  Please retain your certificate and training completion date for future use.