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Our Lady of the Snows
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The pastor of the Church of St. Gregory is Fr. John Lapera. Click here to view contact information for the entire St. Gregory’s staff.
How do I register to join the parish?
Please fill out our registration form or contact our parish office.
Where can I find out more about St. Gregory’s Faith Formation/Religious Education program for youth?
Visit the Religious Formation page for age-specific information.
Does St. Gregory’s have a school?
Yes! St. Gregory’s Early Childhood Center (pre-school and kindergarten) is located on our parish campus. Our parish also supports Our Lady of Peace School (grades K-8), which is located directly next door to our parish campus, and Holy Cross High School (grades 9-12), Dunmore.
Can I sign up for ministries?
Sure! If you are a registered parishioner, you can sign up for ministries. Visit the ministries page to take a look.
Does St. Gregory’s offer any special programs for children during Mass times?
Yes! From September through May, children ages 3 through 2nd grade can participate in Liturgy of the Word for Children during the 10:00 a.m. liturgy. During the time of the regular Liturgy of the Word, the children are gathered separately to hear the Gospel story of the day proclaimed in language, activities, music, and prayer appropriate to their age.
We're having a baby and want to find out about baptism.
What wonderful news! Baptism is the foundation of every Christian Life and one of the three sacraments of Initiation. Read more...
There's a wedding in my future. Can I be married at St. Gregory’s?
Congratulations! A couple planning to be married should contact the parish at least 6 months in advance. Read more...
I am a Catholic, and would like to learn more about my faith.
Each year, St. Gregory’s parish and Our Lady of the Snows parish offer excellent adult faith formation programs. These programs are always published in the weekly bulletin (which is available online) and on the Event Calendar page of this website.
I'm not a Catholic, but I might be interested. Where do I begin?
Through the sacramental, spiritual, and educational process known as the RCIA (Rite of Christian Initiation for Adults), the Church initiates people seeking to become Catholic from a variety of backgrounds. If you'd like to read about the process of becoming a Catholic, please click here.
What is this I hear about the Donuts?
Please join us for Donut Sunday! Meet fellow parishioners and enjoy delicious Krispy Crème Donuts, coffee and juice several times throughout the year.
I want to make a difference in my community. What types of service ministries can I participate in at St. Gregory’s?
Please visit the Service Commission page to view all the opportunities available to parishioners.
I need help and have nowhere to turn.
We are here for you. Please contact our parish office at 570-587-4808 to speak to one of our staff members. Also, the following resources may be helpful.
• Catholic Social Services of the Diocese of Scranton – “Founded in the Gospel Spirit of love and justice, Catholic Social Services addresses various needs of all people.”