News & Updates

News & Updates

Visit our website to watch the Daily Mass live-streamed Monday-Saturday at 8:30am.

(be sure to click on volume icon)

The Sunday Masses will be live-streamed on Saturday at 5:00pm (vigil); Sunday at 8:00am, 9:30am, 11:00am, 12:30pm and 6:00pm.

A Note from Deacon Rich

Please click here to read a letter from Deacon Rich Maher.

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

Christmas Raffle

Don’t forget to hand in your chances (found in the bulletin and in the Christmas mailing) for our 50/50 drawing.

The more people that buy tickets, the greater the prize. Tickets are $25 each and six (6) tickets for $100. Send them in by mail or drop them off at the rectory. As the saying goes, “You have to be in it to win it!” So, be in it and win it!

The drawing will take place on Sunday, January 17 after the 12:30pm Mass.

The Parish Office will be closed on Monday, January 18 in observance of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day.

The Parish Office will re-open on Tuesday, January 19 at 9:00am.

Return Last Year’s Palm

Now is the time to bring last year’s dried palm back to church so that it may be burned in preparation for Ash Wednesday. Traditionally, it is the ashes of the burnt palm branches that are used on Ash Wednesday as a sign of our commitment to renounce sin and follow Jesus.

Please return your dried palm to the lobby of the church no later than February 7.

Volunteer Cantors Needed

Requirements are:
Ability to read music
Good ear and vocal techniques

At least one Mass (5:00pm Saturday; 9:30am, 11:00am, 12:30pm Sunday) every 6 weeks (typical cycle). Must be available for Christmas and Easter Masses.

Contact Mike at or the Parish Office (631.661.3224, Option 2) for more info.

Our Lady of Lourdes Pre-Cana

Our Parish Pre-Cana Program has been postponed. We will publish the new date as soon as it is re-scheduled. For further information, please leave a message for Deacon Rich Maher at 631-661-3224, press 2.

In Loving Memory

We are offering the opportunity to memorialize your deceased loved ones while supporting the Parish.  Please click on the link 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

Important Background Screening Update

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