Our Lady of Mercy Church

322 S. Vermont (PO Box 805) Mercedes, Tx. 78570

(956)565-1141 Office  ~  (956)565-1640 Fax  ~  (956)514-5138 CCE Office

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Rev. Jean Olivier M. Sambu, Pastor


Deacon Roberto Cantu

Yolanda Escobar,

Pastoral Assistant

Annita Gonzalez,

Bookkeeper

Diana Enriquez,

Secretary/DRE

Miguel Martinez, IT

Sergio Garcia,

Maintenance

Angie Garza,

Marriage Couple Sponsor

Office Hours:

(Closed 12 pm - 1 pm)

Mon  ~  9am - 6pm

Tue  ~  9am - 6pm

Wed  ~  9am - 5pm

Thu  ~  9am - 6pm

Fri  ~  9am - 6pm

Sat/Sun  ~   Closed

 

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 (956) 565-1640 fax

olm@cdob.org

 

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Welcome

to

Our Lady of Mercy

Catholic Church

A Parish of the Diocese of Brownsville - Weslaco Deanery


NEW!  Make your contributions to OLM online through our Online Giving portal.
FOURTH SUNDAY OF EASTER
APRIL 22, 2018

Almighty ever-living God, lead us to a share in the joys of heaven, so that the humble flock may reach where the brave Shepherd has gone before. Who lives and reigns with you in the unity of the Holy Spirit, one God, forever and ever. Amen. 
IMPORTANT DATES
Monday, April 23
Mass @ 7:00 am (Church)
CCE/RCIA for Children (1st - 3rd) @ 5:30 - 7:00 pm (Hall)

Tuesday, April 24
Mass @ 7:00 am (Church)
CCE (4th - 8th Grade) @ 6:00 - 7:30 pm (Hall)

Wednesday, April 25
Mass @ 7:00 am (Church)
Adoration @ 7:30 am till 7:00 pm (Church)
Vespers & Benediction @ 6:30 pm (Church)
Altar Servers Meeting @ 6:00 pm (Hall #3)
CCE (9th - 12th)/RCIA for Adults @ 7:00 - 8:30 pm (Hall)

Thursday, April 26
Mass @ 7:00 am (Church) 
Catechist Meeting @ 6:30 pm (Hall #2)                        
Bible Class @ 7:00 pm (Hall #3)

Friday, April 27
Laudes (Morning Prayer) @ 7:00 am (Church)

Saturday, April 28
Quinceañera: Samantha Rocha @ 2:00 pm (Church)
Confessions @ 4:00 pm (Church)
Mass @ 5:00 pm (Church)
Sunday, April 29
Mass @ 7:00 am - Spanish - Church
Mass @ 9:00 am - English - Church
Mass @ 11:00 am - English - Church
Mass @ 1:00 pm - Spanish - Church

Adoration: We invite you to be a committed adorer.  If you want to spend one hour with Jesus, please call Sylvia Gonzalez @ 565-6094 or605-7517 or Silvia Bernal 975-0018.

Flower Donation: I would like to invite parishioners to consider donating flowers for our beautiful altar.  A $50 donation is sufficient for two arrangements of fresh flower for our Sunday Masses for the weekends of  June 17 & 24, 2018.  Please call or drop by the parish office.

Daily Readings:  Monday, April 23 - Acts 11: 1-8; John 10: 1-10
                        Tuesday, April 24 - Acts 11: 19-26; John 10: 22-30
                        Wednesday, April 25 - 1 Peter 5: 5b-14; Mark 16: 15-20
                        Thursday, April 26 - Acts 13: 13-25; John 13: 16-20
                        Friday, April 27 - Acts 13: 26-33; John 14: 1-6
                        Saturday, April 28 - Acts 13: 44-52; John 14: 7-14
                        Sunday, April 29 - Acts 9: 26-31; 1 John 3:18-24; John 15: 18-24

Mother's Day envelopes are available at main entrance of the Church or the parish office for anyone who wishes to enroll their mother both living and deceased in the parish Mother's Day Novena.  You can also use the envelopes in Sunday Box.  Please return you offering envelope to parish office by Monday, May 7.

2018 FALL FEST RAFFLE
on Sunday, June 10, 2018 @ 2:00 pm
in the Parish Hall
1st Prize: 2018 Nissan Versa Sedan SV
2nd Prize: $400 Gift Card
3rd Prize: $300 Gift Card
4th Prize: $200 Gift Card
5th Prize: $100 Gift Card
          2 chances to win for $10.00
LET US PRAY FOR OUR ELDERLY AND
HOME BOUND PARISHIONERS!
PRAYERS ARE REQUESTED FOR THE FOLLOWING
Richard & Karen Barylski, Deacon Roberto Cantu, Albert Corker, Eleazar Castaneda, Sr., Tilly Castaneda, Nora De La Santos, Carmen Elliott, Rodolfo Elizondo, Mario Fernandez, Alyzia Garza, Bernie Garza, Isaiah Garza, Dalia Gutierrez, Juanita Huff, Aurora & Gilbert January, Aurelia Leal, Agapito Lopez, Lily Montgomery, Savas Nieto, Josefina Ortiz, Cleo & Gloria Ramirez, Celia Rivera, David Ruelas, Cassandra Ina Sanchez and Linda Todd.
CELEBRATION OF THE  EUCHARIST
SATURDAY      5:00 PM - ENGLISH
SUNDAY         7:00 AM - SPANISH
                          9:00 AM -  ENGLISH
                         11:00 AM - ENGLISH
                           1:00 PM - SPANISH
MONDAY - THURSDAY @ 7:00 AM (SPANISH)
FIRST FRIDAY @ 7:00 AM (SPANISH)
LAUDES (MORNING PRAYER) on 2nd, 3rd & 4th Fridays (S)
OUR LADY OF MERCY CATHOLIC CHURCH
322 S. VERMONT AVE (P.O. BOX 805)
MERCEDES, TEXAS 78570
(956) 565-1141 
(956) 565-1640 FAX
(956) 514-5138 RELIGIOUS EDUCATION OFFICE
EMAIL ADDRESS: olm@cdob.org