Served By:

Rev. Robert Porpora, Pastor
Rev. Patrick Dunne, Parochial Vicar

Permanent Deacons:
Deacon Walter Dauerer
Deacon Stanley Aviles
Deacon Enrico Messina
Deacon Robert Pelech
Deacon Frank Munoz

602 Beekman Road
P.O.Box 10
Hopewell Junction, New York 12533
845-227-3951 Fax
Parish Office Hours:  Monday-Friday 9AM - 3PM
845-227-3949 Religious Education Office
845-227-5232 The Ark & Dove Pre-School Office

Mission Statement

We are an open Church in the Roman Catholic tradition: Opening our hearts in worship, opening our minds for discipleship, opening our eyes, ears, and hands in service and fellowship, and reaching out to all.

    St. Denis Vision Statement

Fulfilling the Great

"...Go, make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father, the Son, and the Holy Spirit, and teach them to carry out everything I have commanded you...."

By living the Great Commandment:

"...Love the Lord your God with all your heart, mind and strength, and love your neighbor as yourself...."


Our Monthly Adoration will take place on November 4th.
Come visit Jesus here at St. Denis Church on the first Friday of every month beginning after morning Mass with Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament at 9:30 am and ending with Evening Prayer and Benediction at 4:30 pm. Sign-up sheets are at the rear of the church. Please, come and spend time with our Lord.

The 24hour Adoration off the Blessed Sacrament will start on Tuesday November 22nd after the 9am Mass until Wednesday November 23rd with morning prayer and Benediction starting at 8:15am.

Parish Events

Liturgical Ministers Training
We are in need of Liturgical Ministers for all of our Masses (Eucharistic Ministers, Lectors, & Greeters). If you are interested in serving in one or more of these capacities please call the office and leave your name and phone number. Please note that, if married, Eucharistic Ministers must be validly married in the Church. Training dates will be as follows:
Lectors: Saturday, October 29th, 9:30am
All sessions will be held in the church. If you would like more information on any of these please speak to any of our priests or deacons.

Women Of Grace
You are invited to the Women Of Grace monthly meeting Where women gather to praise God and share their lives in Christ, October 25 at 7:00 pm in the Church. Come, join us in praise and adoration before the blessed sacrament.

Mass of Remembrance
Tuesday, November 2nd is All Souls Day, a day that we remember in a special way those who have died. We will have a Mass of Remembrance at 7:30 that evening and invite those who have experienced the loss of a loved one, either recently or sometime in the past to come and join together in prayer. The Mass will also include a Ceremony of Remembrance. For more information please call the parish office. Also, All Souls envelopes are available in the back of the church for those who wish to use them. You can write the names of your loved ones on them and place them in the collection basket at any time. These envelopes will be placed next to the tabernacle throughout the month of November as we pray for our deceased relatives and friends.

    Family Fall Festival
    We will have an evening for families to come together for games, music and snacks on Friday, Nov. 4th in the Parish Center. Save the date. More details in the 10/16 bulletin.

    Electronic Giving Enroll Today
    St. Denis offers Electronic Giving. This is an EASY and CONVENIENT way to make your offerings to the church. It provides a reliable and consistent way for the church to receive offerings so that more time can be spent on ministry. Please consider enrolling today! Contact St. Denis Rectory office for more information or pick up your enrollment form in the Rectory office or Click the link above.