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Welcome to St. Matthew's Parish!


St. Matthew's Parish will be offering many opportunities for spiritual renewal during these forty days of Lent. We welcome you to participate in prayer, fasting, and charitable works. In these ways, we will prepare our hearts to grow in the saving mystery of Jesus' death and resurrection.


Daily Lenten Schedule:







Daily Mass (6:45am)

Daily Mass (6:45am)

Daily Mass (6:45am)

Daily Mass (6:45am)

Daily Mass (6:45am)

Daily Mass (8:00am)* 


*Reconciliation available after Mass

Sacrament of Reconciliation (5:30-7pm)

Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament (12-6:30pm)

Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament (12-6:30pm)

Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament (12-6:30pm)

Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament (12-7:30pm)

 Sacrament of Reconciliation (3-3:45pm)

Holy Hour with music and reflection by Seminarian Ryan (6-7:00pm)




Stations of the Cross & Benediction (7:00pm)

Vigil Mass for Sunday (4:00pm)








Sunday Mass:

Saturday: 4pm Vigil 

Sunday: 7am, 8:30am, 10:45am, 12:15pm, 1:45pm Spanish, 7pm


Charitable Giving:

Every Sunday, we ask that you bring the following food item to help fill our food pantry:


Sunday, March 5: peanut butter                          Sunday, March 26: green beans

Sunday, March 12: laundry detergent                 Sunday, April 2: soups

Sunday, March 19: corn                                       Sunday, April 9: spaghetti sauce (no glass)


Spiritual Reading:

To help you continue to deepen your relationship with Christ this Lent, our parish has provided copies of the daily devotional book, Renewing Our Discipleship. Copies will be distributed on Ash Wednesday. Extra copies will be kept in the back of the church.    


Parish Penance Service:

Multiple priests will be available to celebrate the sacrament of Reconciliation during our Parish Lenten Penance Service on Monday, April 10th (6pm). Experience God's gift of mercy!




We pray that you will have a holy and blessed Lent as you open your heart to conversion and transformation through the love and compassion of our Lord Jesus!


                    Fr. Jerry Shantillo                                                 Fr. Joe Mosley

                                Pastor                                                                          Assistant Pastor

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Our Schedule


Sunday Mass:

4:00pm (Sat.) 

Sunday: 7:00am, 8:30am, 

10:45am,  12:15pm, 

1:45pm (español), 

7:00pm (College Mass)


Weekday Mass: 

6:45am (M-F); 8:00am (Sat.)


Holy Days of Obligation: 

5:15pm (evening vigil), 6:45am, 12:00pm, 7:00pm



8:30-9:00am & 3-4:00pm (Sat.); 

every first Thursday: 6:30-7:30pm;

or by appointment. 


(Tues. - Fri.): 12 noon - 6:30pm


Office Hours:

Mon., Wed., Fri.: 8:30am-4:30pm (closed 12-12:30 for lunch); 

Tueday: 8:30am - 1:00pm (no lunch);

Thurs. & Sat.: closed;

Sunday: 8:00am -12 noon

(Office Closed on Holidays)


Contact Information


(570)-421-2342 (phone)

(570)-421-8414 (fax)

78 Ridgeway Street

East Stroudsburg, PA 18301



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