St. Margaret of Scotland
81College Road
Selden, NY 11784

(631) 732-3131
(631) 732-8827 (Fax)
Faith Formation:
(631) 698-0798

Fr. Jim Wood, Pastor
Fr. Paul Butler

Parish Staff

Mass Schedule

St. Margaret
Queen of Scotland

History of the Parish

Welcome to our Parish Website!

Office Hours:
Monday through Thursday:
9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
2:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

9:00am - 1:00pm

Limited evening services available
Monday through Thursday
7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.;

9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.;
Parish Office is closed on Sundays.

Faith Formation Office:
Monday through Wednesday:
9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Religious Education Office is closed on Friday.  

Summer Hours
- Monday through Thursday, 9-11, 2-4.

Parish Social Ministry:
Monday through Wednesday:
10:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
2:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
10:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
The Parish Social Ministry Office is closed on Friday.


Parish Registration

To register in St. Margaret of Scotland Parish Family you must live within our parish boundaries. Come into the rectory during business hours and speak with the receptionist to register and receive your welcome packet. You may also fill out the form in our church bulletin, which will be followed up with correspondence through the mail.


couples should make arrangements in person at least one year in advance for required interview. At least one of the parties must live within the parish boundaries, or be a registered member of the parish. Please call the Rectory for an appointment. No dates will be set over the phone.


Prospective parents should telephone the rectory about three months before the expected birth to discuss the arrangements for your child's baptism and enroll you in the required baptismal class. The child's birth certificate as well as the godparents' "sponsor certificate" (godparents must be practicing Catholics) must be presented before a date is finalized.


LIE to Exit 62 North, heading for Stony Brook. Take that to Route 16 East (you'll make a left then aright when you come off exit) Go to first traffic light (comes up immediately with racquet ball place on left) and make a left onto College road. Continue up College Road past Suffolk County Community College. College Road bears to left at double set of traffic lights. Church is just up on the right, past the apartments.