Parish Ministries


**For additional information on any of the ministries at St. William, please call the parish office at 732-840-3535.
Adult Choir
The Adult Choir of St. William comes together to bring glory to God through the gift of music. We welcome new members to sing at one Mass each Sunday, also on Christmas Eve.
Altar Linens
Members are assigned on a weekly basis to wash and iron the linens we use during Mass.
Art & Environment
They are responsible for decorating the church.
Extraordinary Ministers of Holy Communion
Assist the priest in the distribution of Holy Communion during the Mass. They may also carry the Eucharist to the sick and the homebound.
Knights of Columbus
Council 10005 is a family oriented fraternal organization that proudly serves our parish. They are part of a growing proactive force of the Catholic Church with over 66,000 members in NJ. They meet on the 1st and 3rd Monday of the month at 7:30PM. 
Liturgy Committee
Members seek to deepen our experience of the central mysteries of our faith by assisting in plans for the liturgical seasons and special liturgical celebrations throughout the year. 
Religious Education Teachers and Aides
Volunteers teach children from grades 1 through 8 on Sunday mornings or Monday afternoons using the curriculum set by the Office of Religious Education.
Respect Life Committee
Members discuss and distribute pertinent information on life issues, both religious and legal, coming from the Office of Parish Life/Respect Life.
Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults (RCIA)
A preparation program for those considering becoming Catholic or for Catholics wishing to complete the sacraments of initiation.
Social Concerns Committee
Provides help to those in need. Including Thanksgiving baskets and Christmas giving trees.

Mass Schedule

Week Day Masses:
Monday thru Saturday at 9:00AM

Wednesday also at 7:00PM
Saturday Evening: 5:00PM
Sunday Morning: 8:00, 10:15 and 11:45
Holy Days will be announced

Sacrament of Reconciliation:
Saturday at 4:00 to 5:00PM,
Wednesday at 6:00 to 7:00PM
and half an hour before each Mass on Sundays, also by appointment



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St. William the Abbot

2740 Lakewood Allenwood Rd.
Howell, NJ 07731

Office Hours
Monday - Friday 9:30AM to 3:00PM.


Director of Religious Education:
Dawn Cappetto