If you are interested in volunteering at St. Frances Cabrini, please reach out to the contact person in charge of the ministry that you are inquiring about. If you receive no response, please contact Deacon Peter Acquaro through the Parish Rectory 631-732-8445.
St. Frances welcomes your time and talent in our various ministries. You are vital to the growth and outreach of our Parish. Bless us with your participation. Thank you.
Religious Formation (Religious Education Teachers)
“Let the children come to me; do not prevent them for the Kingdom of God belong to such as these.” (Mk. 10:13)
We are fortunate to have parents, grandparents, young adults fulfilling the role as Religious Education teachers. They are motivated individuals who come to share and teach their faith to the students of our parish, which includes, morals for everyday life. The teachers share the Catechism with the students through various forms of media provided by the Diocese and the Parish. As time moves on we are forever Grateful for those who come to share and participate in our program If you would like to join our program training and subject materials will be provided by the Parish. Upon completion of training you will become a part of one of the classes are conveniently held during the week. If you feel that you would like to become a part of the program contact: Deacon Sonny Pagnotta, 631-698-3149.
Right of Christian Initiation of Adults (RCIA)
“Go into the whole world and proclaim the gospel to every creature” (Mk. 16:15)
The Right of Christian Initiation of Adults (RCIA) is vital ministry used by the Catholic Church to initiate adults who are seeking a relationship with God in Christ. It is designed to ready them for baptism, confirmation and Eucharist, the sacraments of Christian Initiation. Members of the Saint Frances faith community are invited to participate in the RCIA rites. In becoming a member of this team, you will come to share scripture reflections as you provide leadership to those who are struggling to find Christ within their lives. You may also be blessed to be asked to sponsor that one person in search of God, and if needed accept the challenge to be godparents for the catechumens. Program Contact: Janet Lang, through the Parish Rectory 631-732-8445.
The Knights of Columbus is the world’s largest Catholic fraternal service organization. Their principles are Charity, Unity, Fraternity, and Patriotism. Membership is limited to practicing Catholic men who are at least 18 years of age. For the young adults less than 18 years of age, the Knights of Columbus sponsors youth ministry referred to as the “Squires.” Their goal is to lead them to Christ while showing them how to be part of the Church as they plan scheduled meetings and service events. For further information and consideration please contact: Frank Raffaele, 631-775-8039 or http://mothercabrinikc.com/.
The Ministry of the Columbiettes is a unified body of Catholic women who work side by side with The Knight of Columbus. Their multiple achievements are soundly based upon their religious convictions of Christianity. The Columbiettes are a dynamic group of a women who actively work towards goals through unity and understanding. If you are willing to share your talent with the community please contact: Doris Gallagher, through the Parish Rectory, 631-732-8445.
Catholic Daughters of the Americas
Catholic Daughter of the Americas is an organization that participates in the religious, charitable and educational tenets of the Church. They are engaged in creative and spiritual program which provide its members with the opportunity to develop their God-given talents in meaningful ways that positively influence the welfare of the church and all the people throughout the world. The Catholic Daughters of the Americas strives to embrace the principle of faith working through love in the promotion of justice, equality and the advancement of human rights and human dignity. For further information on joining this most prestigious group of Christian Ladies please contact: Hazel Roberts 631-882-5798.
Ministry of Respect Life
The Divine Mercy
The Divine Mercy Ministry promotes devotion to the Divine Mercy message as revealed by Our Lord to St. Faustina and recorded in her diary. Members are called to grow in holiness as they embrace a deeper understanding of Our Lord’s extraordinary gifts of mercy and graces. At the heart of the Divine Mercy message is complete trust in Jesus and His directives as engage in corporal and spiritual deeds of Mercy. For further information please contact: Sylvia Murdolo through the Parish Rectory, 631-732-8445.
The liturgy committee helps to create and maintain the worship environment for the different liturgical seasons. Advent, Lent, Easter, Christmas, and Ordinary time. They serve the diversified community of St. Frances in sharing their talents and Godly gifts by listening and identifying the needs of the parishioners. They provide valuable inputs to others by exchanging their views and experience as they address cultural difference in liturgy music, customs and traditions of our faith. To make a substantial contribution to the growth to the Parish of St. Frances Cabrini, please contact: Sylvia Murdolo through the Parish Rectory, 631-732-8445.