Holy Trinity Church/ Carissa Clayton

Holy Trinity Church is located in the little Italy section of the city of Long Branch, NJ.The Church started out as a predominantly Italian church, but since combining with Star of theSea Church and St. John the Baptist is has become predominantly Italian and Portuguese. Massesare held in English, Portuguese, and Spanish. The church also offers a Catholic education for theCatholic youth in the town. Many Italian families moved to the area in order to stay with oneanother and because it was expensive to travel more inland than to stay on the coast.

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