Sacraments

Baptism

Parents must be registered members of the parish for at least 3 months and regularly attend Sunday Mass and Holy Days of Obligation.

Pre-Baptism Classes

Allow expectant/new parents to come to a greater understanding of the Sacrament of Baptism as well as review the Baptism Rite used by the Church for the ceremony.

To schedule a Baptism, please email Lorraine DeRosa at lorraine.711@hotmail.com.

Marriage

The bride or the groom must be a registered member of the parish for at least 1 year and regularly attend Sunday Mass and Holy Days of Obligation.  Register for marriage 9 months in advance of your wedding date.

Marriage Preparation

Marriage Preparation is a required meeting with engaged couples to prepare them for the celebration of the Sacrament of Marriage. Policies and Guidelines of the reception of the Sacrament at St. Matthew Church are reviewed as well as documents required prior to marriage. Please contact the Marriage Coordinator at least one year prior to the proposed wedding date.

To schedule a Wedding, please email Lorraine DeRosa at lorraine.711@hotmail.com.

Sponsor Certificates for Baptism (Godparent) or for Confirmation

  • Must be an ACTIVE member of the Church
  • Must attend Mass regularly
  • Must participate in the Life of the Church
  • Must be a registered member of St. Matthew Parish for a minimum of 3 months.