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The Church of Saint Dominic

One Journey Through Faith and Education

Ministries

The Parish of St. Dominic strives to make Jesus Christ known to people of all ages through sacramental preparation and participation, worship, prayer, education, social activities, and care of those in need. If you are not already an active member of our Parish, consider sharing in what we have to offer as listed below:

The Church of St. Dominic Parish Directory is a great way to learn more about the various ministries and how they serve our parishioners as well as others. You can view, download and/or print the directory here.

Altar Servers
Open to boys and girls in grades 4-12 who wish to assist at parish masses, weddings, and funerals.
Kathy Healy Gillen, healygillen@yahoo.com 516-671-8988
Dan McBride (training), dfmcbride@gmail.com

Baptismal Ministry
Prepares parents to baptize their child into the Catholic faith. Parents of first-born children are required to attend the Preparation Program the 3rd Tuesday of each month at 7:30 pm in the Silveri Center in the Chapel. Baptisms are the 2nd & 4th Sunday at 1:30 pm in the Chapel. Please call the Parish Office to register.
Toni & Bill Fleig tbfleig@optonline.net 516-922-4488

Book Club
Join fellow parishioners for lively book discussion and refreshments. Group meets once a month in the evening.
Paula Bracken paulabracken@hotmail.com 516- 313-1310

Boy Scouts of America
Open to boys in grades 1-12 for service to the community and growth in leadership. To join, go to www.beascout.org
John Zseller jzseller@bsamail.org

Catholic Daughters of America
For all to participate in works of charity and fellowship; meets the 2nd Tuesday of each month at 7:30 pm in the Silveri Center in the Chapel.
Pauline Thibault, Regent paulineandminoux@gmail.com 516- 922-5316

Choir and Cantoring
Open to adults who desire to praise God in song at Mass.
Tim Carl tpcarl@verizon.net 516-761-6423

Club 4:12 (Church Youth Organization)
Teens in grades 7-12. Teen Mass every Sunday at 5:00 pm in the Church with monthly scheduled fellowship and community service events.
John Skvarla club412ob@gmail.com 516-729-2848

CYO
Open to girls and boys for CYO competition in basketball, baseball, soccer, volleyball, swimming and track & field.
Jack Lambertson lambertson4@aol.com 516-650-7454

Eucharistic Ministers
Parishioners commissioned to assist with distributing communion at masses, the homebound and hospitals.
Elisa Artusa 516- 922-4488 ext 3702

Family Mass Choir
Open to children who want to sing at the 10:00 am Family Mass on Sundays.
Tim Carl tpcarl@verizon.net 516-761-6423

Finance Committee
Group appointed by the pastor which advises him on financial matters affecting the parish.
Frank Ingrassia 516-922-4488

Girl Scouts of Nassau County
Open to girls in grades K-12 for service to the community and growth in leadership.
Lynn McDonnell lmcdonnell@jerichoschools.org 516-922-7650

Immaculate Heart of Mary Guild
For all women in the parish interested in works of charity and Catholic socializing. Meets the first Tuesday of each month at 7:30 pm in the Social Room.
Lisa Olivieri, President creativeleenyc@gmail.com 631-697-8339

Knights of Columbus
Men’s organization, 18 years or older to join, driven by Charity. Meets 1st & 3rd Wednesday in the Silveri Center.
Frank Schifano FSH2Odoc@optonline.net 516-903-3441

Women's Bible Inspiration
Explores the Bible to find answers that apply to everyday life; trying to gain wisdom, guidance, answers, understanding and love through God's Holy Word.
Dominque Venturino inspiration@optonline.net 516-523-1088
Frances Passarelli 516-922-5380

Lectors
Open to parishioners for reading the Word of God at parish masses and liturgies.
Jim Mazzo jimbo102153@yahoo.com 516-922-5045

Legion of Mary
For those with a special devotion to Our Lady and willing to share their faith with the hospitalized. Meet Monday nights in the Silveri Center.
Jennifer Loughlin jsloughlin@yahoo.com 516-922-3716

Ministry of Consolation
To provide support and assistance to family members of the deceased who are preparing for a funeral mass or service.
Lenore DiBlasi (planner) lenorediblasi@gmail.com 516-922-3251
Paula Bracken (planner) 516-922-3953
Catherine Ruvolo (bakers) 914-733-2216

Office of Development
Charged with the responsibility of promoting awareness, building relationships and raising funds to help further the mission of the Parish and Schools of Saint Dominic.
Kathy Murphy, Director kmurphy@stdoms.org 516-922-4488 ext. 5321

Parish Life Committee
The Parish Life Committee organizes and/or sponsors both spiritual and social activities to fulfill the mission of the RomanCatholic Church of Saint Dominic. Membership includes the heads of various ministries of the Parish.
Frances Mortati fsmfom@optonline.net 516-922-1029

Parish Social Ministry/Outreach
Address client needs, through assessment, that range from food, clothing, shelter, holiday drives, advocacy and other necessities. PSM also provides bereavement support groups in the spring and fall to those who are grieving.
Dawn Leat, Director dleat@stdoms.org 516-922-4488 ext.1294

Pastoral Council
An advisory committee appointed by the pastor to assist in determining the needs and objectives of our parish community.
John McDonnell parishcouncil@stdoms.org

Pre-Cana Marriage Preparation
For engaged couples in preparation for the Sacrament of Marriage. Mandatory for all couples before marriage.
Parish Office 516.922.4488 ext. 1101

Pro-Life
Strives to educate all on the dignity of all life from the moment of fertilization to the time of natural death.
Lenore DiBlasi LenoredibIasi@gmail.com 516-428-4752

RCIA - Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults
For adults wanting to convert to Catholicism, or Catholics in need of the sacraments of First Communion and/or Confirmation.
Sue Schwartz winnisue7@gmail.com 516-692-4180
Catherine O'Neil coneil@stdoms.org 516.922-4488 ext. 3798

Religious Formation
Public and Private school children in grades 1-8 are instructed on Sacred Scripture, Tradition, Liturgy, Church Teachings and the life of the Church.
Carolyn Mangiarotti, Coordinator, Grades 1-6 cmangiarotti@stdoms.org 516-922-7788 ext. 3701
Catherine O’Neil, Coordinator, Grades 7-8 coneil@stdoms.org 516-922-7788 ext. 3798

Sacristans
For those adults and teens who work to organize the sacristies and services in the church and chapel.
Parish Office 516-922-4488

Spanish Ministry
Serves the spiritual and temporal needs of our growing Hispanic family.
Parish Office 516-922-4488 ext. 1101

Summer Vacation Bible School
Co-sponsored by the Church of Saint Dominic and The First Presbyterian Church of Oyster Bay. Open to young people in grades Pre-K to 6. Young people in grade 7 and up are needed to volunteer as assistant crew leaders.
Bev Zembko zembko@optonline.net
Catherine O'Neill coneil@stdoms.org

Ushers
Open to men and women for taking up the Sunday collection, greeting parishioners and distributing bulletin.
Parish Office 516-922-4488 ext. 1101

Wisdom Group
Discusses life's everyday experiences with prayer and reflection for Senior Citizens. Mondays at 10 am in the Silveri Center.
Sr. Pat Gimblet pgimblet01@optonline.net 516-922-4488 ext.1277