Parish Life


Blessed Sacrament Festival is scheduled for the last weekend in August at Sts. Peter and Paul's parking lot area in front of the Community Kitchen.  The Committee meets monthly on the first Tuesday of each month.  Chairman - Sean Cassidy is asking for volunteers from all parishes.  If you would like to help, contact him at 607-481-2325 or


St. Charles Altar Rosary Society

This group of ladies meet periodically to recite the rosary and conduct a short business meeting.  They are responsible for altar and sacristy care of St. Charles Church.


Elmira Area Nocturnal Society

This regional organization meets to pray before the Blessed Sacrament at St. Patrick's Church the last Saturday of the month from 8-9pm.  Each parish takes turns in leading the group in prayer.


Sisters of St. Joseph Associates

Monthly meeting is held on the third Sunday of each month at 1:30pm in St. Mary's Rectory, 224 Franklin St.


Legion of Mary

This is an international organization in existence in Elmira since 1957.  Men and women who are active members meet once a week to recite the rosary and to submit a report on work done that week.  The work consists of visiting nursing homes, hospitals and  home visits/providing transportation to the needy/distributing Holy Communion to those who request it/door to door visits.  We also have auxiliary members who support us by prayer.  Meetings take place in the basement of St. Casimir's Church on Tuesdays 4pm.  Contact Jane Stalica 524-9382 for more information.


Elmira Roman Catholic Churches

1010 Davis Street, Elmira, NY  14901


Phone: (607) 733-3484

Fax (607) 846-3371