St. Bernards White Plains

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Welcome to the Church of St. Bernard Website. May God Bless you!

We are a multicultural Roman Catholic Parish dedicated to serving the spiritual needs of God’s people in White Plains and beyond.

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Religious Education

Classes begin on Sunday, September 11th.  If you have not registered your child please register in the Religious Education Office as soon as possible.


Divine Infant Jesus Devotional Group


The devotional group of the Divine Infant Jesus will pray a novena through Saturday, September 3rd at 7:30 pm. On Sunday, September 4th, during the Spanish Mass at 12:00 pm, we will be celebrating the Divine Infant Jesus. There will be a light reception following the mass, in the Cafeteria. Everyone is welcome to join us.


St. Bernard’s English Bible Study

The English Bible Study Group will resume its meetings on Tuesday evenings at 7:30 PM, beginning September 20th, in the Fatima Room. This year we will be studying Galatians, Ephesians, Philippians, Colossians, Philemon and more of the Psalms. Please join us and renew your spirit, as we learn more about God’s Word. God’s instruction and wisdom are greater than any earthly treasures. Refreshments are provided. For more information, please call Jeanne Cashman at (914) 993-0831.


Interested in Becoming Catholic or Completing Your Initiation Into the Catholic Church?

If you know of anyone who is interested in becoming a Catholic or who is already a baptized Catholic and would like to receive First Holy Communion and/or Confirmation please let them know about our RCIA program for adults. Our English RCIA program meets on Wednesday nights at 8 pm and our Spanish RCIA program meets on Sunday mornings at 8 am starting in September. For more information contact the Rectory at (914)949-2111.


St. Bernard’s Tag Sale

Our Tag Sale is scheduled for October 14th—16th in Chapel Hall from, 9am-3pm. Donations for the Tag Sale can be dropped off at the Rectory, Monday through Friday from 9-5. This year we need many new volunteers to help organize and staff the Tag Sale. Please contact Millie Castro at 843-0663 for further information.


First Friday

Friday, September 2nd is the First Friday of the Month. Please join the community at 7:00 pm for an hour of Prayer with Christ during the Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament the Benediction.


High School Youth Group

All High School students from our parish are welcome to join us at our High School Youth Group which meets on Thursday nights from 7:00 pm—8:30 pm in the Recreation Room. High School Youth Group activities include, spiritual conferences, retreats, trips,Midnight runs, game nights, and other service oriented activities. If you are a High School student we hope you will join us at our first meeting on September 8th.


Mercy Saturday with Cardinal Dolan

During this Jubilee Year of Mercy, Cardinal Dolan is holding a number of “Mercy Saturdays” throughout the Archdiocese of New York. On Saturday, September 17th at 2:30 pm at St. Patrick’s Church in Yorktown Heights, Cardinal Dolan will offer a reflection on God’s Mercy. There will be opportunities for Confession and discussions on how to get more involved in Works of Mercy. The afternoon will conclude with Mass at 5:15 pm.


Twenty-second Sunday in Ordinary Time

You have approached Mount Zion and the city of the living God.
-- Hebrews 12:22a                                                                            



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