• 16TH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME SACRED SAUNTERING AND HOLY LOLLYGAGGING "Where did you go?" "Out." "What did you do?" "Nothing." There you have it: the cloud of suspicion that has hung over sauntering and lollygagging for years, and not just among the parents of teenagers. Little wonder. ... [Read more]
  • 15TH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME THE DEACON IN THE CATHOLIC CHURCH I am sure many of you have often wondered, but never had the opportunity to ask, who is that man standing next to the priest during mass? Is he a priest in training, or one of our more senior altar servers, or perhaps a quality inspe... [Read more]
  • 14TH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME TRANSITIONS by Donna Scancarella,Evangelization Minister These past few weeks have been a time of transitions at St. Philip's as we said farewell to a beloved priest and welcomed another. I must admit change is hard but it's not without its joy. As I prepared for Fr... [Read more]

Latest Events

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  • Please note our daily Mass schedule has changed for the summer. There is one daily Mass at 9:00 am through Labor Day. Alternatives include: St. John Kanty (Clifton): 7 AM Holy Angels (Little Falls): 7 AM (Chapel) and Holy Face Monastery (Clifton): 7:30 AM

Spirituality Themes

  • Jubilee Prayer

  • Rejoicing in you, O Lord, with thankful hearts we pray as… We Remember gratefully our past companions on the journey whose sacrifice inspires us. We Celebrate the good news of love in action that empowers spiritual, service and social ministry. We Believe in...[Read more]

  • Our Crest

  • Our parish crest has been created to reflect the mission of our parish and preparatory school. In times past, crests were carried to identify... [Read more]


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Parish Ministries and Life

    • Preparatory School

    • Saint Philip Preparatory School is a Catholic community dedicated to creating an environment that fosters the spiritual, mental and social growth of each child. Through a diversity... [Read more]
    • Ministries

    • " Ministry is the place where our deep gratitude meets the world's deep need." - Richard M. Gula
    • Religious Ed.

    • "Jesus grew in wisdom and knowledge finding favor with God and People." Luke 2:52 Our innovative religious education programs help children and young adults discover God's presen... [Read more]
    • Youth Ministry

    • Youth Ministry is the sharing of God’s gifts through a community of relationships joined together through spirituality, service and social outreach. As our high school youth grow i... [Read more]