St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church

Church Information


94 North Lincoln Street
Post Office Box 396
Elkhart Lake, WI 53020-0396
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Fr. Philip Reifenberg

Office Hours

Mon-Thurs, 7:30 - 4:30 p.m.
Fri, 7:30 - 11:30 a.m.


Phone: (920) 876-2457

Mass Schedule

St. Thomas Aquinas

Daily Mass

8:00 am


5:30 pm


8:00 am


First and Third Saturdays
9:30 am - 10:00 am

Eucharistic Adoration

8:30-9:30 am

Come Pray With Us

St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church is a Roman Catholic Parish in the northernmost corner of the diocese of Milwaukee. St. Thomas Aquinas is located in scenic Elkhart Lake, Wisconsin, near the historic resort "The Osthoff" and the road course "Road America".

Parish Photo Sign Up

Plan on an hour for your professional portrait session. Many families wear coordinating colors for a unified look. Read Father Phil's letter regarding parish photos and how they help him. For families and individuals, we suggest solid colored shirts with long sleeves. Photo sessions will be held July 19,-22 and July 26-29. Weekday sessions are 2:00-9:00 p.m. Saturday sessions are 9:00-4:00 p.m. There is no cost to participate. An option to purchase the photo is available. Click here to sign up.

First Communicants

Congratulations and blessings to Paige Elizabeth Ganga, Johana Elisabeth Gomez, Marina Bianca Hubble, and Alexis Grace Weiss on receiving their First Holy Communion on May 6.

2018 Mission Trip Informational Meeting

Put your faith into action next summer on the 2018 Mission Trip! If you were unable to make the informational meetings, we'd still like to hear your input. Please complete the Mission Trip Interest Form, scan it and email it to or fill one out in the back of church. View video below of our 2017 trip!

Stewardship Opportunities

Stewardship is a way of life - something we practice in a dozen little ways every day. St. Thomas Aquinas is a "stewardship parish." We, as Catholics, are called to live out our Gospel values in small ways and large; each member putting their God-given gifts and talents to use. To see a list of some of the ways you can put your gift of time to use see our Stewardship Opportunities Catalog. Use the Stewardship Form to signup.

Church History

Built in 1896, and formerly known as St. George, this parish was once part of the Green Bay diocese. In 1967, a new building was built to accommodate those from both parishes of St. Fridolin of Glenbeulah (1865) (see pictures below) and members of St. George in Elkhart Lake. On July 1, 2001, St. Fridolin and St. George merged to become the parish now known as St. Thomas Aquinas. St. Fridolin is still maintained and can be utilized for special functions. It is located at 210 N. Dillingha.m., Glenbeulah, WI 53023.

Wedding Info

At least one of the couple proposing to get married must be an active member of the Catholic Faith and of St. Thomas Aquinas. Wedding dates must be booked a minimum of 6 months in advance of the wedding date. View additional wedding policies for St. Thomas Aquinas.

Hearing Loop Installed for Hard of Hearing

St. Thomas Aquinas recently installed a hearing loop. While a person with normal hearing may have little trouble distinguishing between background noise and the primary conversation, this is more challenging for those with any degree of hearing loss. For the hearing-impaired, this hearing loop eliminates background noise by relaying sound directly from a microphone into the user’s hearing aid or cochlear implant. There is no limit to the number of people who can access the loop at once. Learn more.