Turnpike Catholics
St. Thomas the Apostle

Serving Northeast Otsego & Northwest Schoharie Counties of New York

"A Catholic Community Along The Great Western Turnpike"

. . . Sunday Mass at 8:30 and 11 AM - Confessions half-hour before Mass       Masks required for all persons attending Mass      The Church is open for private prayer outside of Mass times


. . . As Catholics, we believe that every life is sacred, from the moment of conception until the moment of natural death. Every person is made in the image and likeness of God, and so each and every person has inherent dignity.   


About Us

  • Sacraments
  • Faith Formation
  • Parish History

  • Membership

  • Parish Leadership

  • Parish Office

  • Social Justice

  • Regions

  • Right to Life

  • Prayer

  • Prayer Line

  • Vocations

  • Lenten Prayer

  • Good Friday

  • Current Events

  • Calendar

  • 2021 Year of St Joseph

    Parish Activities

  • Fathers Day Hike 2011

  • 2011 Gift Basket Bonanza

  • Tenant Falls Oct 2009

  • Harvest Festival2009

  • MardiGras 2008

  • Auriesville Trip

  • MardiGras 2007

  • Harvest Festival2007

  • Christmas2007

  • Trivia



    For nationwide Mass times and locations, call 1-410-676-6000 or visit Mass Times for more information

    We support Catholic Radio
    WOPG 89.9 FM
    Words of Peace and Goodness


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    More than 160 pages of delectable recipes
    and cooking trivia.

    Available at St. Thomas after Sunday Mass
    and Plaide Palette
    45 Main Street in Cherry Valley

    Pastoral Council's Prayer for the Month

    "Lord, help us to overcome our fears and forgive all injuries"

    St. Thomas the Apostle

    Come inside St. Thomas the Apostle
    1 Church Street
    Cherry Valley, NY

    Mass 8:30 and 11 AM Sunday

    Kateri Hall

    our Parish Social Hall

    13 Church Street
    Cherry Valley

    Parish Meetings - Coffee Hours - Funeral Repast

    Available for Rent
    Parishoners and Non-parishoners
    call (607) 264 3779 for details

    Church Calendar and Events

    September 1 - October 4
    Remember: We are just stewards of this earth.

  • Catechetical Sunday - September 19

  • Diocesan Day of Prayer - September 25
    Come Holy Spirit! Renew our Strength! Reconfirm our hope!
    Two options to come together in prayer:
    9am - 1pm St Edward the Confessor in Clifton Park
    10am - 2pm St Mary's, 19 Walnut Street in Oneonta

  • Adoration of the Blessed Sacrement - September 26
    10:15am - 10:45am in church

  • Religious Ed Classes Begin - October 3

  • Marriage Jubilee - October 30
    Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception

    Remember, everyday we accept donations for the Food Pantry in Cherry Valley and Sharon Springs
    plus items for infants and toddlers for Community Maternity Services and Birthright.

  • Parish Office and Staff

    Parish House
    24 Maple Avenue
    Cherry Valley, NY 13320
    (607) 264-3779
    Mailing address:
    PO Box 246
    Cherry Valley, NY 13320
    You can e-mail the
    Parish Office.

    • Mrs. Karen Walker, Parish Life Coordinator
      Faith Formation Coordinator (cell phone 315 269-8434)
    • Visiting Priest, Sacramental Minister
    • Dr. Richard Brown, Deacon
    • Mr. Randy Ve'lez, Deacon
    • Daisy Ford, Prayer Line and Beveavement Repast (607) 264 3212
    • Dennis Laughlin & Robert Fucci, Trustees
    • Barbara Brown, Cantor
    • Ann Hogan, Cantor
    • Sharon Pellegrino, Pro Life Action Representative
    • Anna Spencer, Sunshine Committee
    • Stanley Misiolek, Organist 8:30 Mass
    • Linda Lamouret-Goodwin, Organist 11:00 Mass
    • Stanley Misiolek, Interim Bookkeeper

      Come inside
      Welcome home...