Praise & Worship Here

Experience The Sacraments

Join Us for Prayer

The Light of Christ in Schenectady


Bible Study

We welcome you

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.

We Celebrated Our 100th Year in Schenectady in 2021

Donate to Holy Name or make a Memorial Donation

When/Where we meet

Holy Mass is offered every Sunday at 10am and Noon and Monday through Friday at Noon. We have a regular schedule of other liturgies, devotional services, and 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. Paul Zawistowski. 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.

Bible Study for the Days Following Trinity Sunday and the Start of the Corpus Christi Octave 2024

This week's memory verse: “But the Helper, the Holy Spirit, whom the Father will send in my name, he will… Read More

Reflection for Trinity Sunday 2024

This is why you must now know, and fix in your heart, that the LORD is God in the heavens… Read More

Bible Study for Pentecost Week 2024

This week's memory verse: And Peter said to them, “Repent and be baptized every one of you in the name… Read More

Reflection for the Solemnity of Pentecost 2024

When the time for Pentecost was fulfilled, they were all in one place together. And suddenly there came from the… Read More

Bible Study for the 7th Week of Easter 2024

This week's memory verse: Do not love the world or the things in the world. If anyone loves the world,… Read More

Christians praying on dark background
Reflection for the 7th Sunday of Easter 2024

“I gave them your word, and the world hated them, because they do not belong to the world any more… Read More

New York Hiring – No Exams, Permanant Positions

New York government has announced the launch of the New York Hiring for Emergency Limited Placement Statewide (NY HELPS) program. … Read More

Kindness is a language which the deaf can hear and the blind can see. With blurry background of two young women touch sunflower blossom in the garden as illustration.
May 2024 Newsletter – Kindness Cheers

“Anxiety weighs down the heart, but a kind word cheers it up.” The text above is from Proverbs 12:25. The… Read More

More About Holy Name of Jesus
Our Fraternal Organization and Credit Union

Read more about our Fraternal Organization, the Polish National Union District of the Polish National Alliance. Our Parish is part of PNA Council 308. 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.