Capital Campaign

512 families have pledged $1,871,795.
Thanks to those families, we have exceeded our goal!!
Click here to see campaign details.

Annual Report

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Msgr. Murphy

Msgr. Joseph P. Murphy's address is: 

Edward Cardinal Egan Pavillion
5655 Arlington Ave.
Bronx, New York, 10471

  • Expectant Parents
    Come join us at the 
    Expectant Parent's Mass
    Saturday  May 6, 2017

    5:00 pm in the Church
    Each family will receive a baptism blanket made by the St. Clare Prayer Shawl Ministry. Refreshments to follow in the Rectory. Please pre-register for the Mass and Reception.   (718)984-7873 or email

    Posted Apr 20, 2017, 1:02 PM by Cathy Adinolfi
  • Fr. Richard's Homilies are available on podcast
    If you miss mass a particular Sunday and wish to listen to the homily for that mass, you can find them on our podcast. Click here for a link to our podcast. You can also find it by clicking on the podcast logo on the left column on this websit and follow the direction from there.

    Posted Apr 17, 2017, 8:52 AM by St. Clare Church
  • Bible Study
    Image result for Bible StudyThinking of joining us for Bible Study? It is not too late. We meet on Wednesdays to study the word of God together. This session we are studying the book of the Prophet Ezekiel.

    Time: 7:30pm
    Location: Presentation Center
    169 Lindenwood Road
    Staten Island, NY 10308
    All are Welcome
    If you don't have a Bible, we will give you one. Just remember to bring a friend.
    Posted Jan 24, 2017, 4:28 PM by Marie Noel
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May Crowning

Calling on all First Communicants to join to crown our heavenly Mother, Mary.

Saturday, May 20th 
at 5pm.

Click here to register


At the Easter Vigil Saturday, April 15, 2017 at 8pm, our communion joyfully welcome into full communion 7 individuals. Three were baptized and confirmed: Ashley, Aidan and Samantha. There were confirmed only: Ashley, Anthony and Frank. And one was welcomed into full communion with our Catholic Church: Elaine. Please continue to pray for them so that God may continue the work he has begun in them.


Young Adult Ministry

Image result for Catholic Young AdultsWe are calling on all young adults to join our new Young Adult Ministry. If you would like more information, please call Marie Noel at 718-984-7879 or email her at

Grieving Parents

If you have lost a child of any age, having died by any cause, click here to find out about the Emmaus Ministry's one day retreats for grieving parents.


We are pleased to announce that our parish has subscribed to an exciting new online platform: Formed.orgView the best Catholic videos, audio programs, e-books and movies on your computer, tablet or smart- phone for free!
Go to; enter our parish code GTWHFR; create an account with your username/email and password. 


Image result for RCIAAre you a non-baptized adult seeking the sacraments of initiation?

Are you a baptized Catholic adult seeking to complete your sacraments of Confirmation and First Communion?

Are you a baptized Catholic, who has also completed First Communion and now wishes to receive your confirmation?

Are you a baptized Christian who now wishes to become a member of the Catholic Church?

If you answer yes to any of the questions above, you are the right candidate for the Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults.

You will journey with adults just like you who are seeking to complete their sacraments of initiation. Together we will learn about the Catholic faith and take steps toward completing the sacraments. 

If you are interested, please click here to complete the inquiry form and Marie Noel will follow up with you. Or you may call her at 718-984-7873 ext. 1724 or email her at
Thank you for inquiring.