Sacraments

Anointing of the Sick

Please call the Rectory to make arrangements. The sacrament is for those who are seriously ill, the elderly, and the sick who request it.

Baptism

Baptisms are celebrated for registered parishioners every Sunday at 2:00 p.m. in the Church.¬† To prepare for this sacrament, parents must attend a Sunday preparation meeting on the 2nd or 4th Sunday of the month at 12:00 noon in the Pat Damato Meeting Room in the Athletic Center. Godparents are encouraged to attend.¬† Call the parish office (718-984-0593) for a Baptismal Registration Packet before attending the meeting. A copy of the child’s birth certificate is needed.¬†¬†Registration takes place in the Rectory, weekdays between the hours of 10:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. Consult the bulletin for baptismal ceremony dates and parents’ class dates.

Marriage

To arrange for a wedding at Our Lady Star of the Sea, registered parishioners must call the Rectory (984-0593) for an appointment with one of our priests. A deposit is required to set a date. Marriages are celebrated on Fridays at 4:00 p.m. and 5:30 p.m., Saturdays at 11:00 a.m., 1:00 p.m., and 2:15 p.m., and Sundays at 4:00 p.m. There are no Nuptial Masses on Sundays.

Reconciliation (Confession)

The Sacrament of Reconciliation is offered every Saturday in the church from 3:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. and from 5:00 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.