Welcome to St. Tobias!


Our Roman Catholic community has served the Brockway area since 1896.  St.Tobias parish has been located on Main Street and Hewitt Streets for well over 100 years.  We welcome every one.



640 Main Street, Brockway
Hours:  Tuesday & Thursday 10 AM to 1 PM.  


Welcome Rev. J. Detisch . . .
new Pastor at St. Tobias.

Rev. Detisch comes to St. Tobias with significant pastoral experience.  He served as Pastor at St. Titus, Titusville (1999 - 2002); Scared Heart, Erie (2002 - 2012); and most recently at St. Jude, Erie from 2012 - 2022.  We warmly welcome and look forward to having Rev. Detisch as St. Tobias' new shepard.


24th Annual Parish Picnic - Sunday, August 21

Mark you calendars for St. Tobias Family Picnic at Marnati Park.   Mass will be held at Noon (there will be no 10:30 Mass at the church) and the picnic will be from 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM.   Click here for more picnic details and to print the reservation form.  You may also complete the reservation form online.  Deadline to register is Monday, August 15.  


It's time for a new Parish Directory

Our directory will not be complete without you!  

Professional photo sessions will take place on these dates and times:  Tuesday, August 30 thru Friday, September 2 from 2:00 PM - 8:30 PM and Saturday, September 3 from 10:30 AM - 5:00 PM.

You  can sign-up for your photo session before and after each Mass beginning the weekend of July 23rd/24th and continue throught August (except for the weekend of July 30/31).   Click here to learn more about these sessions and how you can sign-up online.

                    Aid to Ukraine

If you are interested in helping Ukraine with donations of items such as food clothing, medical supplies, etc,  see the attached sheet for information of what is needed.  These items will need to be dropped off at the Erie location.  If you wish to make a monetary donation, see the attached sheet as well.  Also the Diocese of Erie has put toghether a list of credible possibilities on their web site from which you can choose. 


Masses are available for your viewing at YouTube St. Tobias Parish channel.




St. Tobias Parish App

Want  a quick and easy way to connect with our Parish?   Use this app to stay up-to-date with what is going on throughout the week.  Click on this icon to download the app.




Saturday: Vigil 5:30 P.M
Sunday: 8:30 A.M. & 10:30 A.M.
Weekdays: 6:45 A.M.  
Consult Bulletin for changes.

First Friday Masses:
6:45 A.M.
First Saturday Mass: 7:30 A.M.
Holy Day Liturgy:  Vigil:  5:30 P.M.; Holy Day: 6:45 A.M. & 12:10 P.M.

Saturdays:  3:30 - 4:30 P.M.
Consult bulletin for Confessions
to prepare for First Friday

Area Mass Schedules:  click here to see schedules

Pastoral Care of the Sick:  Please notify the church office at 814-268-3655 if a family member has been hospitalized, confined to home, or admitted to a nursing home.

Upcoming Events



 Protection of Children and Youth
See the attached poster for information about contacting the Victim  Assistant Coordinator who is available to help anyone who has been abused or victimized by someone representing the Catholic Church.

More information is available on the Erie Diocese web site:


St. Tobias Parish Council
What is the mission of  the Parish Council?  How can I talk to them?  Click here to get these answers.

Our Parish Council has been discussing ways to foster community within our church family.   One positive way to do this is through communications.  If you have any suggestions or ideas for things you feel will help bring us together, please feel free to submit your ideas through this online form