St. Mary's Mission Statement



It is the mission of St. Mary’s of the Lake Parish to provide a spiritually nurturing and welcoming family, which is rooted in Jesus, His teachings, and the teachings of the Roman Catholic Church. 

We are committed to this by: 

Providing quality liturgy, religious education,

pastoral care, hospitality and

a sense of community. 

Responding to the human needs of our faith

community and the larger community through

the sharing of our gifts and resources. 

Fostering broad based involvement among our parishioners in a diverse array of spiritually and socially uplifting ministries.

Pursuing interfaith relationships in the

Skaneateles Community to realize social justice and

Gospel values.