Churches in and around Oxford New York

Oxford offers a wide variety of worship and welcomes visitors.

Stone Church

St. Paul's Episcopal Church- 34 East Main Street, Oxford, NY.
Rev. David Hanselman, Rector; (607) 656-9502. E-mail:
The 150 year-old stone church (with the warmth of God's forgiving love at it's heart) invites you to join us for our weekly Sunday service or to have quiet, contemplation & prayer time. All buildings are accessible for wheelchairs.

Faith Bible Church- PO Box 128, 45 Butler St, Route 220W, Oxford, NY.
Rev. Josh Rathmell, Pastor Email:;
Phone: 843-5068.
9:30 am -Sunday Bible School; 10:30 am -Morning Worship; 7 pm -Evening Fellowship. Wednesday: 7 pm - Prayer Meeting and Bible Study.
Faith Bible Church is a friendly family fellowship of Christians committed to teaching the whole counsel of God as found in his inspired word the Bible. Visitors are welcome at every service.

United Church Of Oxford-Fort Hill Park, Oxford, NY 13830.
Pastor: Rev. Linda Rackliffe; 843-5195. Francis Wilcox, Organist/Director.
Sunday: 8:30 am and 9:30 am - Adult Classes;
We invite you to worship with our friendly members on Sundays at 10:30 am, 10am June through August. There are three adult classes -the Needlers, a craft class meets at 10am; The Pastor's class meets at 9:30am; an Adult Bible Study class meets at 8:30am.

United Methodist Church of Oxford Oxford/McDonough United Methodist Church
Oxford United Methodist Church: 36 South Washington Ave / PO Box 506, Oxford, NY 13830.
McDonough United Methodist Church: 1149 County Rd. 5 / PO Box 45 McDonough NY 13801
PASTOR: Rev. Diane E DiLuzio. ( phone 607-843-2002
Organist: Jan L'Hommedieu Choir Director: Sue Franco Lay Servants: Pam Franklin; Andy White; Cheryl Lyon

McDonough Sunday Services: 9:00 a.m. Oxford Sunday services begin at 11:00 a.m. Nursery care is available.
Bible Study/Book Study meets weekly. Contact Dawn Race 607-843-6338 [Oxford] or Nina Rolles 607-647-5093 [McDonough] for more information.

  • Oxford Prayer Night - 1st Sunday of the month @ 6 PM. Come and find a quiet center! Come into a circle of healing and wholeness through shared faith.
  • McDonoughFamily and Friends Community meal:3rd Wednesday of the month @ 5:30 P.M. Contact Donna Robb for more information: 607-647-5659


The Oxford / McDonough United Methodist churches are located in the Oneonta District of the Upper New York Annual Conference of the United Methodist Church. The people of the McDonough /Oxford UMC are a praying and welcoming community seeking to grow in relationship with God and each other by our worship, study, and service together. Check us out on our Facebook page – Oxford.NY.UMC.

St. Josephs church of Oxford

St. Joseph's Catholic Church- 3 Scott Street, P.O. Box 352, Oxford, NY. Pastor: Father Thomas Ward. 843-7021 or 656-9546.
"Deep in History, Rich in Faith and Love", our Catholic Community invites you to join us at our regular weekend liturgies--
Saturday Vigil Mass 5:30pm;
Sunday Liturgy 10:45 am -
Weekday Masses are Tuesday through Thursday: 6 am and Friday 11 am at the NYS Veterans Home.
Confession is Tuesday through Thursday 5:15 or by appointment.
We welcome new parishioners; for more information call Parish Office 843-7021 or email us at