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Current MASS SCHEDULE at this stage of reopening during Covid-19 Pandemic


Saturday, 4:30pm -Our Lady of Mercy (Vigil Mass)-At Church, with Limited Capacity Attendance (by reservation). Streamed Live on Facebook and YouTube with Communion in Church for online attendees (up to 45 minutes after Mass) (August 1st Mass will be on-line)

Sunday, 7:15am - Our Lady of Mercy-At Church, with Limited Capacity Attendance (by reservation). Streamed Live on Facebook and YouTube with Communion in Church for online attendees (up to 45 minutes after Mass)

Sunday 9:00am - Saint Brigid, Bergen-At Church, with Limited Capacity Attendance (by reservation). Streamed Live on Facebook from the with Communion in Church for online attendees (up to 30 minutes after Mass)

Sunday, 10:45am – Our Lady of Mercy-At Church, with Limited Capacity Attendance (by reservation). Streamed Live on Facebook and YouTube with Communion in Church for online attendees (up to 45 minutes after Mass)

Sunday, 5:30pm – Our Lady of Mercy-Streamed Live on Facebook and YouTube from the Friary/Rectory Chapel with Communion in Church (up to 45 minutes after Mass)

CALL OR TEXT (585)709-2764 or email request to events@ourladyofmercyleroy.org. (If you call, please leave a voicemail if the call is not answered.)

*REGARDING MASSES:

As we continue to phase back into public “in person” worship, most Masses for Our Lady of Mercy & St. Brigid will be streamed live on Facebook and/or YouTube. We will continue, as much as possible, to post the links to the recordings on Fr. Matthew’s special COVID19 up-dates and links here:
http://ourladyofmercyleroy.org/covid19page.html

For Masses, Services, and Livestream announcements:

We will seek to assist in the seating needs for those who are ambulatorily challenged. None of this is easy for any of us. Please do not re-quest particular seats. Give thanks to God that you are able to participate in the Paschal Mystery of Our Lord--in person--no matter where you may be seated. Only those with reser-vations will be allowed to attend Mass in the Church. Patience is appreciated.

*****Please note: We are making arrangements to witness and assist in the Holy Sacrifice of the Mass. This is not a reservation for a seat at a stadium for a sporting event. This is not a theatre for an opera or a play. We will seek to assist in the seating needs for those who are ambulatorily challenged. None of this is easy for any of us. Please do not request particular seats. Give thanks to God that you are able to participate in the Paschal Mystery of Our Lord--in person--no matter where you may be seated. Only those with reservations will be al-lowed to attend Mass in the Church. Patience is appreciated.

Until further notice all meetings, events, activities including the Love Bugs Pre-school have been cancelled at both Our Lady of Mercy & St. Brigid Parishes.

 

The Parish Office is now closed

 

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We have low gluten hosts are available available for those who may need it. Please notify either the priest or deacon before Mass begins to request a gluten free host.

The Sacrament of the Anointing of the Sick: If you have a family member at home who is seriously sick or has been admitted to the hospital or is in danger of death, please do not hesitate to call the office so that the office staff can inform the priests. If it is an emergency situation, please call Fr. Mathew at 585-615-3138.

Marriages: Appointments must be made six months before the wedding. Couples are required to meet monthly with Fr. Mathew and are also required to attend Pre-Cana Class.

Baptisms: Notify parish office to request baptisms. Parents are required to attend a pre-baptism class. Godparents must provide a letter of recommendation.

How to register with our parish:

 

Our Lady of Mercy
St. Brigid

WHEELCHAIR: There is a wheelchair inside the door near the small parking lot for use of anyone who may need assistance at Our Lady of Mercy Parish.

Traveling and need to find a church? CatholicMassTime.Org  

Spiritual Direction/Consultation Available by Appointment
for Individuals and Families in Crisis.

 

Podcasts for Catholics Affected by Divorce and Families in Crisis.

 

Summer Lunch Program

Upon this Rock final totals Our Lady of Mercy

Upon this Rock final toals St. Brigid

Upcoming Events

 

At Our Lady of Mercy

ADULT FAITH FORMATION—Join us every Wednesday evening from the comfort of your home from 6:30-8:00pm to learn more about our faith and enjoy inspiring conversation. To join in the group contact Denise Spadaccia at (585) 356-4174 or email her at youthminister@ourladyofmercyleroy.org.

At St. Brigid

SUNDAY MORNING MASS: The 9:00am Mass has limited capacity and requires physical distancing. NO reservations are required.

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