525 Bedford Road Pocantico Hills,
Tarrytown New York 10591

Welcome to the Church of The Magdalene

No matter your status in the Catholic Church;
No matter your family or marital situation,
No matter your past or present,
No matter your age, race, color or orientation,

You are invited, welcomed, accepted, loved and respected at the Church of the Magdalene.

The Church of the Magdalene is a small country church, located in the beautiful hamlet of Pocantico Hills
in Westchester County. Roads leading to the hamlet pass by rolling fields protected by stone walls.
A handful of homes, large and small, a school, two churches, and a fire house are located in the center
of the village. Parishioners come from more than fifteen surrounding towns and villages. In 2019, our
parish will celebrate the 125th anniversary of its founding.

News & Upcoming Events

CHRISTMAS FAIR AT THE MAGDALENE: Our Christmas Market is full!  Come do your gift shopping on December 1!  We have 24 vendors:  books, gifts, clothing, food, ornaments, candies, decorations and wreaths.  There will be coffee, cider, donuts, cookies, hot dogs and snacks.  Please join us for this fun event.  Tell your friends and family!!

Christmas Brunch at Sleepy Hollow Country Club - December 2 – 12:00 noon-3:00 p.m.:  Please join us to celebrate the beginning of our 125th Anniversary.  Flyers are in the back of the church to reserve your spot.  Deadline is November 30.

Click here to see photos from Family Day September 2018 »


The Church of the Magdalene
March 5, 2018

The Church of the Magdalene, located in Pocantico Hills close by the famed Union Church, may be less well-known, but the diverse faith-community’s devotion to their country church, the beauty of the house of worship’s interior, the gentle and humane guidance given by Father John Vigilante... Read full article »

Worship with us

Saturday Vigil Mass – 5:00 PM
Sacrament of Reconciliation –
Saturdays 4:30 PM and by request
Sunday Masses – 9:00 AM & 11:00 AM
Weekday Mass – 8:00 AM
Holy Day Masses – 8:00 AM


Fr. John Vigilanti, Administrator
914-631-0529 x100
Fr. Peter Claver, In Residence
Fr. Joseph Reynolds, Weekend Assistant


Anne Holland – Director of Music & Choir
Jeanne LiMarzi – Secretary
Dotty Meehan – Director of Religious Education


Celebrant's Mass Schedule
November 2018

NOV. 3 at 5 P.M. - FR. VIGILANTI
NOV. 4 at 9 A.M. - FR. REYNOLDS

NOV. 10 at 5 P.M. - FR. REYNOLDS
NOV. 11 at 9 A.M. - FR. VIGILANTI
& 11 A.M. - FR. TOLVE

NOV. 17 at 5 P.M. - FR. VIGILANTI
NOV. 18 at 9 A.M. - FR. REYNOLDS
& 11 A.M. - FR. REYNOLDS

NOV. 24 at 5 P.M. - FR. REYNOLDS
NOV. 25 at 9 A.M. - FR. REYNOLDS
& 11 A.M. - FR. REYNOLDS

The Church of the Magdalene is the Only Church in the Archdiocese of New York Dedicated to Mary Magdalene