Contact St. John The Evangelist

St. John's

St. John's Pastoral Team

Reverend John Sureau, Pastor

Reverend Felix Akpabio. Parochial Vicar

Fr. Jaime Adolfo Calderon Hernandez

Deacon John Pettorino

Sister Ann Berendes, IHM

Andrew McKeon, Director of Music Ministries

Michelle Pirraglia, Director of Faith Formation

Katie Waller, Business Manager

St. John's Office And Contact Information

Rectory hours (Parish office) - in the Blue House on Ocean Avenue: This is where you make appointments to meet with our priests, pick up a mass card, drop off materials and it's usually a good “first stop” at SJE. We seek to be as present as we can to those who come to our doors. We are open from 9:30 a.m. to 9 p.m. from Monday to Thursday and 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. from Friday to Sunday. We close from noon to 1 each day to give our staff free time.
Phone Numbers: 631.878.0009.
Email Address:
Rectory Office: 25 Ocean Avenue, Center Moriches, New York, 11934.
Office of Faith Formation: Located in the Red Barn. 631.878.0009 ext 5.
Parish Social Ministry: Located in the Red Barn. 631.878.0009 ext 4.
Our Lady Queen of Apostles Regional School: 631.878.1033.
2 St. John Place. Center Moriches, NY
631.878.1033 or


Inspired by our patron, St. John the Evangelist Roman Catholic Church in Center Moriches seeks to bring the light of Christ to a world in need, so that as Christ has done, we may also do.
From the celebration of the Eucharist, we are sent forth to serve God and neighbor through ministries of formation, education and outreach.