Welcome to St. Lawrence O'Toole
We are a Catholic community in the Brewster – North Salem area of New York. We are a parish that welcomes everyone at whatever stage in their faith journey and we commit ourselves to creating an environment where everyone can flourish and grow in love for our Lord Jesus Christ and live the way he taught us to live.
We nurture our faith life on the celebration of the Sacraments, powerful worship, Eucharistic Adoration, and deep prayer.
St. Lawrence parish challenges its members to lives of Christian integrity. We are a parish that actively focuses on forming committed disciples of Jesus and not just consumers or attendees. We are convinced that true joy is to be found in embracing the fullness of our baptism: living as children of God, and the calling to bring others to Christ who is “the Way, the Truth, and the Life” and the answer to every question deep in the human heart.
St. Lawrence has a deep sense of mission to the unchurched, the lost, those who are wounded and doubting and we are convinced that the transforming encounter with the person of Jesus is ultimately what gives meaning to human life. “Lord, to whom shall we go? You have the words of eternal life, and we have come to believe that you are the Christ, the Son of the Living God." (Jn. 6: 62)
We believe that no Church can be authentically a Church of Jesus without a wholehearted commitment to the poor and marginalized, the immigrant, the lonely, the handicapped, the elderly and those forgotten by our society. We commit ourselves to serve all God’s people without distinction.
St. Lawrence is a youth oriented parish that understands its life and the future is in the young people in our youth ministries, in the young adults and young families and we cherish their presence and we challenge them to lead.
Daily Mass: 7:30am & 9:00am in the Parish Center Chapel (2nd Floor)
Saturday: 9:00am, 5:30pm & 7:30pm (Spanish) in the Parish Hall (Gym)
Sunday: 8:00am, 9:30am, 11:00am, 12:30pm & 5:30pm (Teen Mass) in the Parish Hall (Gym)
Monday - Friday 9:00am - 7:00pm in the Parish Center Chapel (2nd Floor)
Saturday from 4:30pm - 5:15pm and by appt. in the Parish Hall (Gym)