About Us

Rectory Office 

58-15 Catalpa Avenue

Ridgewood, NY 11385

Telephone# 718-821-6447

Fax# 718-821-6876

Rectory Office Hours

Monday to Friday

9:00 AM – 12:00 Noon; 2:30 PM -7:30 PM

Saturday

9:00 AM – 1:00 PM

St. Matthias Parish Staff

Most Reverend Neil Tiedemann, CP -Pastor     

Reverend Dariusz Blicharz – Administrator 

Reverend Sebastian Tarcisio Andro – Parochial Vicar

     Email: fathert@saintmatthiaschurch.net

Deacon Oscar Perez – Permanent Deacon

     Telephone # 347-858-4374;

     Email: oscarrperez@verizon.net

Deacon John Sands – Permanent Deacon

    Telephone #  718-366-1180

Ms. Agnieszka Ambroziak – Coordinator of Religious Education

Mrs. Ruth Perez – Co-coordinator of Religious Education

     Telephone # 718-456-0301;

     Email: preps@saintmatthiaschurch.net

Mr. Miguel Rubin De Celis – Youth Minister

     Telephone# 718-821-6447 ext. 2045;  

     Email: youthminister@saintmatthiaschurch.net

Mr. Steven Frank – Director of Music

     Telephone# 917-544-9237; Email: stevenfrank@mac.com

Mr. Kenneth Powis – Director of Facility Operations

     Telephone# 718-517-3516;

     Email: facilities@saintmatthiaschurch.net

Ms. Barbara Wehnes – Academy Principal

      Telephone# 718-381-8003; Email: office@stmatthiaschool.org

      School Website: http://www.stmatthiaschool.org/

Mrs. Lourdes Jaquez – Bookkeeper

        Telephone# 718-821-6447 ext. 2012;

        Email: ljaquez@saintmatthiaschurch.net

Mrs. Jacqueline Perez – Administrative Assistant to Bishop

        Telephone# 718-821-6447 ext. 2046; 

        Email: jperez@saintmatthiaschurch.net

Ms. Janina Szalyga – Part Time Secretary

        Telephone# 718-821-6447 ext. 2010; 

       Email: jszalyga@saintmatthiaschurch.net

Mrs. Karen Jones – Altar Server Coordinator

        Email: altarservers@saintmatthiaschurch.net

Ms. Margorzata Starzec – Coordinator of Polish School

        Telephone# 718-802-2023;

        Email: ps.sw.jadwiga@aol.com

Mrs. Aida Soto – Parish Trustee

Mrs. Dolores Bittel – Parish Trustee