March 25, 2020

“I am the resurrection and the life;
                          whoever believes in me, even if he dies, will live,

March 18, 2020

Dear Friends,

I know that the news that public masses are suspended throughout the diocese until April 14 is upsetting to all of us. During this time St. Francis de Sales church will be open for private prayer in the morning and afternoon. While we won’t be gathering as...

February 28, 2018

Last year, because of your generous support of the Catholic Ministries Appeal, St. Francis de Sales Parish reached its 2017 CMA goal and received more than $17,000 in rebates!

For the 2018 CMA campaign, our goal is $41,900.00.  If every one of our more than 1,500 regist...

November 13, 2017

It is November and suddenly the holiday season is upon us. Already families are making preparations for Thanksgiving. Advent begins in just three weeks, and Christmas will be here before you know it. I hope that it’s a time of joyful anticipation. But for some this tim...

September 10, 2017

“For where two or three are gathered together in my name, there am I in the midst of them”

These words from the conclusion of today’s gospel ring especially true for us this weekend as we gather for our annual outdoor mass and parish picnic. This is the 21st year for th...

May 4, 2017

Welcome to St. Francis de Sales Parish!

St. Francis de Sales is a Catholic community of faith in beautiful Patchogue, Long Island, one mile from the Great South Bay.  (You can read about the history of the parish by clicking "About" on the home page.)

Please join us for...

April 30, 2017

Welcome to St. Francis de Sales in Patchogue!

Last Saturday we had a great evening at our spring fundraiser, “Taste of Patchogue”.  Nearly 30 of the local restaurants donated food & drink, and Joe Nugent provided some great music for dining & dancing. (I threw in a coup...

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