AA is not a religious program, but a spiritual one. The purpose of which is to help those who are recovering from the disease of alcoholism. The group has the "Twelve Steps" guidelines for individuals and the "Twelve Traditions" guidelines for the group. Step #2 is important - "Come to believe that a power greater than ourselves could restore us to sanity." We meet twice a week at St. Thomas Aquinas - on Sunday's and Wednesday's. For more information please call (718) 339-4777 or visit InterGroup.
Bereavement Support Group
The death of a loved one is a time of loss and suffering. Our Parish Bereavement Support Group offers compassion and understanding to those experiencing great loss. The group meets on the 1st and 3rd Thursday of each month (except August) at 7:00pm in the Rectory. In addition to these meetings, there are also individual counseling sessions. For further information, please contact Fr. Kieran (718)-253-4404.
All are invited for a time of Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament. Every day following the Noon Mass.
Parishioners who assist the Pastor as stewards of parish resources. The Finance Commitee meets periodically.
Holy Name Society
An organization of men who promote the Holy Name of Jesus, this group is open to all men of the parish. Please contact the Rectory and you will be referred to one of the Officers. We gather once a month, on the second Sunday, at the 11:30am Mass.
The Holy Name Society meets on the First Tuesdays of the month. Our monthly meeting on the Third Tuesday of January.
The purpose of NA is to help those who are recovering from the use of narcotics. We meet once a week at St. Thomas Aquinas on Thursday. For more information please call (718) 962-6244 or visit NA
Parishioners helping to provide future direction and vision to the Parish of Saint Thomas Aquinas. The Council meets on the second Tuesday of the month.
An organization of women rooted in devotion and prayer to the Blessed Virgin Mary. Activities and meetings are open to all women of the parish, and new members are always welcomed. Please contact the Rectory and you will be referred to one of the Officers. We gather once a month from October through June, on the first Sunday, at the 11:30am Mass.
Youth Ministry meets on the First, Third and Fifth Friday of the month in the Aquinas Center from 6:30-8:30pm.