Father, all-powerful God, your eternal Word took flesh on our earth when the Virgin
Mary placed her life at the service of your plan. Lift our minds in watchful hope to hear the
voice which announces his glory and open our minds to receive the Spirit who prepares us for his coming. We ask through Christ our Lord. Amen.
On behalf of the Parish Family of Saint Thomas of Aquin, I welcome you to the online portion our Parish.
We are a Roman Catholic Community of believers in Jesus Christ, in the Diocese of Paterson, New Jersey, under the leadership of our Bishop, the Most Reverend Arthur J. Serratelli, STD, SSL, DD.
We are located in bucolic Sussex County between the communities of Sparta and Franklin, New Jersey. If you are planning on moving into the Ogdensburg area, I invite you to consider Saint Thomas of Aquin your parish home.
Whether you are a member of our community, someone new to our community, or someone just surfing the net, you are welcome to come and see how we live the Gospel message.
I invite you to look through the pages of our website and if you have any questions, feel free to contact us by either visiting us at our Parish Office on Monday, Wednesday or Friday between the hours of 8:30 AM and 4:00 PM or via e-mail: email@example.com a nd it will be our pleasure to assit you.
In His Love,
Reverend John P. Pilipie
Our Church is Handicap Lift Accessible
We, the Parish Community of Saint Thomas of Aquin are a welcoming, vibrant and caring community of belivers in Jesus Christ.
We celebrate our faith in the tradition of the Roman Catholic Church through Worship, Religious Education and Serving the larger community.
We acknowledge and pay tribute to those Pastors and Laity who came before us and express our thanks for the sacrifices they made to establish this loving parish.
We are formed in the image and likeness of God, inspired by His Son Jesus Christ and guided by the Holy Spirit.
Strengthened and nourished by the Word of God and the Body and Blood of Jesus Christ, we gather to give praise and thanks to an all-loving God who directs and guides our days as we strive to advance the Kingdom of God on earth through the commandment of Jesus Christ ..."To love God with all our heart, soul and mind and to love our neighbor as ourselves..."