Infant Jesus Convent 110 Hawkins St, Port Jefferson, NY11777 The Infant Jesus Convent is located on the Infant Jesus Roman Catholic Church compound, along with the main church…More structure and Our Lady of Wisdom Regional School building. The convent is home to a group of nuns who engage in meditation and prayer and provide support to the church and school.
Infant Jesus Chapel 200 Belle Terre Rd, Port Jefferson, NY11777 In the spirit of the healing mission of the church and as a member of Catholic Health Services of Long Island, the…More healing ministry of the Diocese of Rockville Centre, St. Charles Hospital offers services at the Infant Jesus Chapel located on the hospital campus. Built close together, the chapel seems very much a part of the hospital but at the same time the architecture makes it stand on its own as a church. Infant Jesus Chapel is a place for worship as well as meditation for those seeking spiritual comfort while visiting patients or if you are admitted to the hosptial. The services at the chapel may even rival those at Infant Jesus Church itself on Main Street and Myrtle Avenue.
The big brick Infant Jesus Roman Catholic Church has a long history in the community. Since breaking off from the…More Kings Park parish in 1902 the church has served the Catholic communities in and around Port Jefferson for over 100 years. In addition to holding daily Masses, sacraments and religious training, the church has a variety of services and events that help the community including a food pantry, back-to-school drives and providing ministry to homebound parish members.
Infant Jesus Church programs include student and adult education, programs for youth, Spanish programs and choir for adults and children.
Behind the church building is the Rectory Office where the business of the parish is conducted. Aside from general office duties, one of their main services is the selling of Mass cards. They will also provide basic sacramental information. Inquiries about joining parish can also be obtained in the office.
For more information about the church including mass schedules, prayer group meetings and parish news a copy of their weekly bulletin can be picked up at the church.
Our Lady of Wisdom Regional School 114 Myrtle Ave, Port Jefferson, NY11777 Our Lady of Wisdom Regional School is a private, Catholic educational institution founded by the Daughters of…More Wisdom in the late 1930s. Most of the school's students come from the parishes of Infant Jesus in Port Jefferson, Saint Gerard Majella in Port Jefferson Station, Saint James in Setauket and Saint Louis de Montfort in Sound Beach. The school hosts many fundraisers throughout the year to assist with tuition costs.
First United Methodist Church was incorporated in 1835. Before that, the Port Jefferson Methodist Society met at the…More home of Zachariah Hawkins to worship with traveling reverends. The home was at the site where Infant Jesus Roman Catholic Church sits today. In 1873, the current location of First United Methodist Church was established and a church was built. Since then, the church has been here for people to come and worship and enjoy fellowship with other congregants.
Sunday service starts with a hymn singing at 9:45 a.m. and worship at 10 a.m. A nursery is available for children younger than 3, and Sunday school for pre-kindertarten through 12th Grade starts at 10 a.m., from September through June.
The church has an extensive music program directed by Carol Landis. The choir performs regular concerts with visiting performers. The work the church does includes a Thanksgiving food drive, Habitat for Humanity, Nothing but Nets and Unicef.