Our Lady of Good Counsel Church 68 Wanser Ave, Inwood, NY11096 This Roman Catholic Church has been around for 100 years and boasts a diverse congregation. The Rev. Larry Duncklee…More serves as its leader. It moved to its current site in 1914 and originally served the Irish and Italian communities. The church reaches out to the community in many ways, such as carnivals, plays, yard sales and a festival of plates, where community members bring dishes from their home countries. The rectory is located next to the church.
Saint Joachim Roman Catholic Church 614 Central Ave, Cedarhurst, NY11516 The parish of Saint Joachim was first founded in 1893. Its first church building burned down and the current building…More was built in 1899. The church opened a school across the street in 1913, and it remained open until 2005. Monsignor Paul Rahilly has led the congregation since 1994. A food pantry at the church is open on Wednesday from 9:30am to 11:30pm.