AA

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.

Eucharistic Adoration

All are invited for a time of Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament. Every day following the Noon Mass. 

Finance Council

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.

NA

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

Pastoral Council

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.

Rosary Society

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 Group

This group is open to the youth of the parish. The first objective is to learn about God, life pressures that an adolescent faces, and how God and the Church can help them. Other objectives are to become more involved in the parish and to offer opportunities for service to others, sporting events, movies and other social gatherings. For more information, please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Youth Ministry meets on the First, Third and Fifth Friday of the month in the Aquinas Center from 6:30-8:30pm.