Happenings at Our Lady of Mercy

EUCHARISTIC ADORATION: There will be Eucharistic Adoration on Thursday, September 19th after the 7:30 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. Pray for our Catholic faith!

ST. FRANCIS CEMETERY: There will be an informational meeting regarding the St. Francis Cemetery on Saturday, September 28th at 10:30 am. This meeting will be held at the cemetery. Questions will be answered concerning purchase of graves, care, monuments and what is allowed for decorations. All are invited to attend.

Mass for the Blessed Virgin Mary of Mercy Mass will be celebrated on Tuesday, September 24th in honor of Our Blessed Virgin Mary of Mercy at 7:00pm at Our Lady of Mercy Parish. A reception will follow in the parish center. If you would like to bake cookies or bring light refreshments, please contact the parish office.

Mother Teresa Outreach 12:00-2:00pm parish center Sunday, September 29th

“There is a battle going on with an enemy that seeks to destroy our souls.” “Battle Ready” with Doug Barry, reruns will begin again in October. There are five sessions to rerun, so if you did not see them the first time we showed them, here is another chance to view these very important episodes. Then you will be ready for the “Battle Ready Rally.”

The Mercedarian Third Order

The Knights of Columbus, Edward W. Powers Council #2936 will be meeting on Tuesday, September 17th, 2019 at the K of C Hall at 7:30pm.


Tuesday, September 17th-Catechists 6:30 pm
Wednesday, September 18th—RCIA 7:00 pm
Thursday, September 19th Eucharistic Adoration
Saturday, September 21st Family Faith Fest 10:00 am-2:30 pm
Sunday, September 22nd Parish Picnic at St. Brigid’s
Array of Hope Concert 6:30 pm
Tuesday, September 24th Mass for Our Lady will be
celebrated at Our Lady of Mercy in LeRoy
Saturday, September 28th 10:30 am St. Francis Cemetery
meeting on Exchange Street, LeRoy
Mother Teresa Outreach 12:00-2:00pm parish center
Sunday, September 29th Faith Formation begins


The St. Raymond Nonnatus Foundation for Freedom, Family, and Faith presents two “Webinar-style” on-line support groups coming this fall and continuing each month. The FIRST TUESDAY of each month at 8 p.m. EST for one-hour on-line is the “On-Line Support Group for Individuals/Families Affected by Divorce/Separation.” The LAST THURSDAY of each month at 8 p.m. EST for one-hour is the “On-Line Support Group for Adult Children of Divorce.” Both groups offer reflection, prayer, sharing, attendance by a Mercedarian friar and the director of the foundation. More info or to sign-up email director.srnf@gmail.com or call/text 215-870-9913. These groups are FREE. Learn more about the St. Raymond Nonnatus Foundation at www.nonnatus.org. Find us on social media at “Philly Nonnatus/St. Raymond Nonnatus Foundation.”

RECYCLE FOR LOVE BUGS: Your refund for can and bottle deposits can help our children at Love Bugs Pre-school. Take your empty bottles and cans to Mickel’s Nickels, 80 Lake Street, LeRoy and tell them you would like the money to go to Love Bugs Preschool. It is that easy! We thank you now, and the children will thank you later!

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 7:00 a.m. and on Sundays at 10:15 a.m. Please consider coming to Mass early to pray the Rosary with your fellow parishioners.






















St. Brigid’s Happenings

HOLY NAME SOCIETY’S ANNUAL GOLF TOURNAMENT will be held on Sunday, September 29th at the Churchville Golf Course. For 9 holes of golf the cost is $13 per person, $7 for cart. There will be prizes and refreshments following the golfing. Sign-up sheet is available at the back of the Church.. For more information, contact Ted Darocha, Jim Quirk or Larry Senf.

GriefShare fall season resumes on Wednesday, September 18th at 10:00 AM and 6:30 PM at St. Brigid Church Parish Center, 18 Gibson Street, Bergen. Please note the morning time change and join us.

SHARE A YARN will resume meeting on Monday, September 16th at 7:00pm. Come for a meeting of knitting, crocheting, fellowship and refreshments, all while doing something for others. Experienced and beginners welcome. Needles and yarn available. Regular members, bring your 6" squares to earn 2 tickets.

RECYCLED TEENS will gather for 8:30am Mass on Thursday, September 19th. Following Mass there will be a short meeting with special guests from the Genesee County Sheriff’s Department and their canine unit. Lunch follows at Town and Country Restaurant in Batavia.

Sunday, September 22nd Parish Picnic 12:00-3:00pm

Other Happenings

CHRIST THE KING SEMINARY 2019 APPEAL: Responding in faith. Faith is the foundation upon which we build a life of service to God and others. Go to cks.edu to read about how our newest diocesan priests and seminary alumni responded to God’s call in their lives and are now well prepared to go forth and serve our community.

Next week our parish will hold our annual collection to benefit the students at Christ the King Seminary during all the Masses. There are many people ready to answer the call to ministry to meet the needs of our local church. Please help them to do so by giving generously and remembering the students at Christ the King Seminary in your prayers. For more information on our seminary’s mission or programs, or to give online, go to cks.edu.

Be the Solution!

Many individuals in the LeRoy Community face difficult challenges as they age. Some of their needs can ONLY be met with the help of volunteers like you. There is an immediate need for individuals to: deliver lunch-time meals within LeRoy and to transport older adults to medical appointments in the Rochester area. If you are interested, please contact Office for the Aging at 585-343- 1611.

THE ROCHESTER CATHOLIC MEN’S CONFERENCE, “Rebuilding the Family” There are student discounts available. The conference is on October 19, 2019 at St Jude the Apostle, 4100 Lyell Rd. Rochester.

Register at www.exultrochester.org and get more information at this web site.