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Truly, truly, I say to you, if you ask anything of the Father, he will give it to you in my name. (John 16:23)

A True Catholic Church, Faithful to the Teachings and Structures of the Pristine Undivided Church

We meet and worship every Sunday at 10am and Noon and Daily at Noon at 1040 Pearl St., Schenectady, NY.
You can also reach us on the CDTA 353 line.

Holy Name – a small church on a small street with a big and welcoming heart. Holy Name is open to you, your family, and all who are dear to you. We invite you to visit, to seek, and to join us in being light to each other, our neighborhood, our city and the world. Life’s journey is best when experienced together, and you are key to our journey toward God.

Our Theme For 2022 - Being Eucharistic People

We Celebrated Our 100th Year in Schenectady in 2021

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When/Where we meet

Holy Mass is offered every Sunday at 10am and Noon. We have a regular schedule of liturgies, devotional services, and other activities. We are located in Schenectady, New York at 1040 Pearl Street, between Crane Street and Chrisler Avenue. We are on CDTA Route 353 at the Pearl St. stop.

Teaching, proclaiming, witnessing

We are called to witness Jesus everywhere for He has saved us. In our homes; In schools; In church; In marketplaces; Regardless of race; In the streets, lanes, and highways; All over the city; In prison; In court; and Everywhere. Join us!

Our leadership

The parish is served by Fr. Jim Konicki. The Parish Chair is Mr. Lawrence Panfil. Our music director is Mrs. Elizabeth Battaglia

Answering your questions

Answering your questions about our Church and what it’s all about.

Our history

How we started, where we’re going, all beginning right here in Mont Pleasant in Schenectady.

Charity & love

Doing good for Schenectady and beyond.

Reflection for the Solemnity of the Dormition of the Blessed Virgin Mary 2022

Christ has been raised from the dead, the firstfruits of those who have fallen asleep. Today we triumphantly celebrate the… Read More

Bible Study for the 20th Week in Ordinary Time 2022

This week's memory verse: I appeal to you, brothers, to watch out for those who cause divisions and create obstacles… Read More

Division and conflict?
Reflection for the 20th Sunday in Ordinary Time 2022

Division and conflict? Since we are surrounded by so great a cloud of witnesses, let us rid ourselves of every… Read More

Bible Study for the 19th Week in Ordinary Time 2022

This week's memory verse: Unless the Lord builds the house, those who build it labor in vain. Unless the Lord… Read More

Reflection for the 19th Sunday in Ordinary Time 2022

Measuring Home. They did not receive what had been promised but saw it and greeted it from afar and acknowledged… Read More

Bible Study for the 18th Week in Ordinary Time 2022

This week's memory verse: Keep your life free from love of money, and be content with what you have, for… Read More

Reflection for the 18th Sunday in Ordinary Time 2022

How much? Too much! He said, ‘This is what I shall do: I shall tear down my barns and build… Read More

Hands working on potter's wheel
Reflection on Addiction and Violence from March Schenectady for Jesus 2022

[Reflection delivered at the corner of Albany and Hulett Streets in Schenectady on Saturday, July 30th during March Schenectady for… Read More

More About Holy Name
Our Fraternal Organization

Read more about our Fraternal Organization, the Polish National Union (PNU). Our Parish is home to Branches 140 and 168 and is part of District 10. You can access member services and the Spojnia Credit Union through us.

Our Cemeteries

Holy Name of Jesus Parish maintains two cemeteries: Holy Name of Jesus Cemetery at 185 Donald Avenue in Schenectady, New York and Good Shepherd Cemetery at 192 Truax Road in Amsterdam, New York. All records for both cemeteries are kept at the parish. Should the need arise for a funeral or a funeral home service for a decedent, or burial at either cemetery, please contact the parish office.