Our Lady of Mercy and St. Brigid

Welcome & Installation
of 

Bishop Michael William Fisher,
15th Bishop of Buffalo

PRESS RELEASE

Bishop Michael Fisher's Homily

INSTALLATION MASS ( from Friday, January 15, 2pm) St. Joseph Cathedral

#WelcomeBishopMike

 

AND OTHER LIVE EVENTS FROM THE PARISH

The last LIVESTREAM event will remain here until the stream for the next LIVESTREAM event is prepared.


Strictly speaking, we are TWO parishes and ONE Catholic Family. In July of 2008, the Diocese of Buffalo, New York established the parish of Our Lady of Mercy from the merger of three parishes: St. Peter's and St. Joseph's Catholic Churches in LeRoy and St. Anthony Catholic Church in Lime Rock. The newly established Our Lady of Mercy Parish was administratively partnered with St. Brigid Catholic Church on Gibson Street in Bergen... Read more...

 

ADULT FAITH FORMATION

Join us from the comfort of your own home (via Zoom) on Wednesday evenings beginning January 13, 2021, from 6:30 – 8:00 pm, as together we delve into this thought-provoking scripture study.  Each Wednesday evening session will include a video presentation and discussion. The study is free with the opportunity to purchase the optional study guide for $10. Click logo above to email us with questions or to register.

 

YEAR OF ST. JOSEPH

December 8, 2020 to 
December 8, 2021

PRAYER   -   LITANY 
LETTER FROM THE HOLY FATHER


 


 

The following is the Sunday Mass Schedule at this stage of reopening during the COVID-19 Pandemic.

The Masses at OL of Mercy are with Limited Capacity Attendance (by reservation), unless otherwise noted. Streamed Live on Facebook and YouTube with Communion in Church for online attendees (up to 45 minutes after Mass)

Saturday, 4:30pm - Our Lady of Mercy (Vigil Mass)

Sunday, 7:15am - Our Lady of Mercy

Sunday 9:00am - St. Brigid, Bergen at Church-has limited capacity and requires physical distancing. No reservations are required at this time. Mass LIVESTREAMED on YouTube.

Sunday, 10:45am – Our Lady of Mercy

Sunday, 5:30pm – Our Lady of Mercy - LIVESTREAM ONLY with Communion in Church (up to 45 minutes after Mass)

For Our Lady of Mercy Mass reservations CALL OR TEXT (585)709-2764 or email request to [email protected]. (If you call, please leave a voicemail if the call is not answered.) The reservations are a great assistance to the ushers, however, if you have not made a reservation, we should still have room for you.


Eucharist Adoration
Thursday Eucharistic Adoration follows the 7:30 am Mass at Our Lady of Mercy (LeRoy). Adoration 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.

First Sundays at St. Brigid (Bergen) there is Eucharistic Adoration following the 9:00 am Mass. At 2:30pm is the Rosary and Holy Hour for Our Nation ending with Eucharistic Benediction and Reposition at approximately 3:30pm.

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We have low gluten hosts 
Available for those who may need it. [Please consult your doctor. The low gluten hosts we use are approved by the USCCB. The gluten content is <.001% or 10ppm.] On any given day, we try to keep at least 5 consecrated low gluten hosts in the tabernacle. If you are new to the parish or visiting, please notify either the priest or deacon before Mass begins to let us know that you require a low gluten host. As you approach for Holy Communion and reach the priest, let him know that you require the low gluten host. He will then give you communion from the pyx containing the consecrated low gluten hosts.


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. Matthew at 585-615-3138.


Marriages
Appointments must be made six months before the wedding. Couples are required to meet monthly with Fr. Matthew 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.