Holy Hours for Elections in Parishes


The following is a listing of parishes in the archdiocese hosting Holy Hours on Monday, Nov. 7, the evening before the elections. 


St. Lucy’s Church

Holy Hour from 9:30 a.m. to noon.


Holy Innocents Church

Holy Hour from 7 to 9 p.m., sponsored by the Regina Angelorum Court of the Catholic Daughters of the Americas

Mother of God Chapel, St. Josephine Bakhita Shrine at Solid Ground Franciscan Ministry–St. Clare Friary

440 W. 36th St., between 9th and 10th Avenues

Holy Hour from 6 to 7 p.m.

Rockland County:

St. Francis of Assisi Church, West Nyack

Pro-Life Mass 7:30 p.m. and Holy Hour following Mass

Staten Island:

St. Charles Church

9 p.m. Mass to the Sacred Heart with Auxiliary Bishop John O’Hara as the principal celebrant.

All-Night Vigil before the Most Blessed Sacrament to pray for discernment in voting in the national election. 5 a.m. Mass to the Immaculate Heart of Mary with Father Louis Jerome as principal celebrant.

Blessed Sacrament Church

Mass will be celebrated at 7 p.m. followed by Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament until 6 a.m. on Election Day.

Dutchess County:  

St. Columba’s Church, Hopewell Junction

Holy Hour at 7:30 p.m. ending with Benediction at 9 p.m. at the Adoration Chapel Oratory of Our Lady, Cause of Our Joy.  Father James Sheridan will lead.

Parish of St. Christopher and St. Sylvia, 7411 South Broadway, Red Hook

Holy Hour at 7 p.m. on Monday, Nov. 7.

Adoration on Election Day, Tuesday, Nov. 8 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Orange County:

Immaculate Conception/St. Mary’s Church

Holy Hour from 8 to 9 p.m. in the Chapel located at 50 Ball St., Port Jervis

St. John the Evangelist Church, Goshen

Holy Hour from 7 to 8 p.m. in the Chapel

Westchester County:

Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church, Elmsford

Holy Hour from 7 to 8 p.m. Father Robert Norris will lead.

Blessed Sacrament Church, New Rochelle

Holy Hour at 7:30 p.m.

St. Catharine’s Church, Pelham

Holy Hour at 7 p.m.

Sullivan County:

St. Peter’s Church, Monticello

Holy Hour at 7:30 p.m.

Ulster County:

Parish of St. Mary and Holy Name of Jesus/St. Peter, Kingston

Holy Hour on Friday, Nov. 4 from 5 to 6 p.m. Reflection by Father Robert Bubel and Benediction.