St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church

Church Information

Location

94 North Lincoln Street
Post Office Box 396
Elkhart Lake, WI 53020-0396
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Pastor

Fr. Philip Reifenberg

Office Hours

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

Contact

Phone: (920) 876-2457
st.thomas.aquinas@frontier.com

Mass Schedule

St. Thomas Aquinas

Daily Mass

Wednesday/Friday
8:00 am

Saturday

5:30 pm

Sunday

8:00 am

Confession

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

Eucharistic Adoration

Wednesdays
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".

Introducing Our New Pastor

Fr. Phil Father Phil Reifenberg was appointed permanent shared pastor for St. Thomas Aquinas (Elkhart Lake) and St John the Baptist (Plymouth) parishes on June 20, by the Archdiocese of Milwaukee. Fr Phil was most recently pastor at St. Dominic's in Sheboygan. Father Reifenberg will hold this position for the next six years. We hope you will all join us in extending a warm welcome to Father Phil. We also would like to thank him for all his patience and guidance in helping us out for the past year!

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. Dillingham, 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.