Our Lady of Mercy

MOTHER TERESA OUTREACH MINISTRY: Donations of non-food/essential items will be collected on Hospitality Sundays which are scheduled for July 23 and August 20 following all of the Masses at the parish center. Please check the church bulletins boards for a complete list of suggested items needed.

We are looking for teachers for our Religious Education program for next year. Teaching religious education not only benefits the young people that we teach, but as the teachers, we continue to learn and grow in the faith ourselves. Please consider helping out in this capaci-ty. Training and support will be provided. Please con-tact Denise Spadaccia, Fr. James or Fr. Michael if you are interested, or if you have any questions.

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

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.

CATHOLIC CHARITIES: You have made generous sacrifices on behalf of the Catholic Charities Appeal for 2017. Congratulations on meeting and exceeding your parish goal! Because of your efforts the poor will be fed and clothed and given medicine. Counseling services will be made available to families and individuals who would otherwise not have been able to get professional help; it is through the Appeal that people receive counseling for domestic violence, addictions and a myriad of personal and family problems. You are the gift to Catholic Charities and to your neighbors of all faiths!
Gratefully, Sister Mary McCarrick, Diocesan Director

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.