Welcome to St. Cornelius Catholic Church!
Welcome to St. Cornelius. Welcome to Dryden: “Where Friendliness is Served Country Style.” St. Cornelius Church is located in the Southeastern corner of Lapeer County, Michigan. The parish is included within the Thumb Vicariate, in the Northwest Region of the Catholic Archdiocese of Detroit. In recent times the parish has grown, while at the same time, it has maintained the spirit of hospitality that its people have been known for. To learn more about our patron saint, or about the work, mission and ministries of this church, look through the website. If you can’t find what you’re looking for, give us a call. We’d be happy to help you.
**Mark Your Calendars For These Events:**
St.Cornelius 50/50 Raffle
During the month of April, the St. Cornelius 50/50 Raffle will be for the St. Cornelius Youth Group to help them reach their fundraising goal for their annual trip to Steubenville. Tickets will be sold after all Masses during the month of April and the drawing will be held on May 1st in Marian Hall. Thank you for your continued support and generosity.
“Cents for Stuebie” at St. Cornelius
There is a jar located in the Narthex to deposit your loose change. All proceeds from the jar will help young men and women from our parish reach their Stuebenville goals.
Parish Mission Statement
We, the family of St. Cornelius,
are dedicated to Our Lord and Savior,
We are guided in all things by the Holy Spirit
to the glory of God the Father.
We welcome all to grow and strengthen spiritual relationships
through community, prayer, worship,
education and service.