Our Lady of Mercy

Religious education registration packets were mailed out last week. If you did not receive your packet, please call the Church office. Please note that we begin religious educction classes in Kindergarten.

CYO BASKETBALL NEWS: In the past the CYO Basketball Program allowed boy and girls in grades 3-6 to participate. In order to continue this program, we ask that parents with children in grades 3 and 4 consider volunteering as coaches. Those interested in participating as either a coach or tentatively registering their child are asked to contact Rod Allen at 943-2189.

THE DEACON’S CLOSET: This ministry assists those who cannot afford medically required equipment to assist with in home care with items such as wheelchairs, hospital beds, canes, walkers, commodes, etc. If you have any of these items and are not using them, please consider donating them to the Deacon’s Closet at Our Lady of Mercy Parish. If you need the use of items or want to donate, please call 585-813-3588. There is no charge for the use of equipment.

WHEELCHAIR: For your convenience a wheelchair has been placed in the side entryway of the church. Feel free to use this to assist parishioners from the car into the church.

EUCHARISTIC ADORATION is every Thursday at the St. Peter’s Worship Site opens after the 8:00 am Mass and closes at 6:30 pm with Evening Prayer and Benediction. Please take a moment to stop in the Church during adoration and spend some time in prayer.  EUCHARISTIC ADORATION: Thursday Adoration will resume September 7th.

ROSARY FOR THE END OF ABORTION: Every Saturday morning at 8:00 a.m. the Mercedarian Third Order prays the Rosary for the end to abortion, world peace and for the sick or distressed of our parish. Everyone is invited to participate.

THE HOLY ROSARY is prayed Monday through Friday at 6:30 a.m. and on Sundays at 10:00 a.m. Please consider coming to Mass early to pray the Rosary with your fellow parishioners.

St. Brigid’s

RECYCLED TEENS will gather for 9:00am Mass on Thursday, August 17th. Following Mass there will be a short meeting in the parish hall. The Recycled Teens will go the Brockport to tour the Morgan Manning House and have lunch at the Mill House. Sign up sheet is at church

MOTHER TERESA OUTREACH MINISTRY: Donations for the Mother Teresa Outreach Ministry can be left on one of the tables in the Saint Brigid Parish Center anytime.

PRAYER MINISTRY: Everyone is welcome to contact the St. Brigid Prayer Tree. If you have prayer requests, please feel free to call Marian Peck 548-2635 or Cheri Sheridan 748-7248.

THE HOLY ROSARY is recited at St. Brigid’s after the 5:00 p.m. Mass on the first Saturday of each month. All are welcome. Weekly recitation of the Rosary and the Divine Mercy Chaplet followed by Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament and Benediction every Wednesday, at 7pm.

PRAYER MINISTRY: Everyone is welcome to contact the St. Brigid Prayer Tree. If you have prayer requests, please call Marian Peck 548-2635 or Cheri Sheridan 748-7248.

For Both Our Lady of Mercy & St. Brigid

Help keep our records updated: To keep our parish data information current, we’re asking you to please notify us of any changes made within the last two years with your home address, phone numbers or email address. Either call 768-6543 or send an email to parishsecretary@ourladyofmercyleroy.org. Thank you!

Registration for Young Parishioners:

If you are a young parishioner over the age of 18 and still registered under your parent’s names, you need to register in your own name. This registration is very important if you seek a form of good standing to be a godparent or Confirmation sponsor. This registration is also important when you are getting married in the parish. Registering in your own name is easy; please call the parish office at 768-6543.