Our Lady of Mount Carmel is a Roman Catholic Church, part of the Archdiocese of Newark, located in the Marion section of Jersey City.  In 1905, the parish was originally founded to service the Italian immigrants.  Today it serves people of all ethnic backgrounds.

Our Lady of Mt. Carmel shares its ministry with St. John the Baptist parish as linked parishes.  The parishes have one pastor and share staff and facilities so as to better serve the Jersey City community with the best stewardship of resources.  St. John the Baptist is located at 3026 Kennedy Blvd.,  Jersey City,201-653-8814.  See Schedule of Regular Services and Activities page for information about continuous events at both parishes. Schedule of Regular Services & Activities


Our Lady of Mt. Carmel & St. John the Baptist are staffed by:

  1. Rev. Michael C. Santoro, Pastor

  2. Rev. Pedro Repollet, Parochial Vicar*

  3. Rev. Michael Oturuwunne, Weekend Assistant

  4. Rev. Mr. Stephen S. Lipski, Deacon

  5. Ms. Joanne Oziemblo, Pastoral Associate

  6. Mr. Geovanny Matamoros, Buildings, Maintenance Manager

  7. Mrs. Kay DiSanto, Parish Secretary

  8. Mrs. Karen Bailey, Parish Secretary**

  1. *Resides at St. John the Baptist

** Located at St. John the Baptist

Welcome to Our Lady of Mount Carmel