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

Miguel Martinez, IT

Sergio Garcia,

Maintenance 

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

 

Tel.  (956)565-1141

 (956) 565-1640 fax

olm@cdob.org

 

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ARE NOW

ACCEPTING

CREDIT OR DEBIT CARDS

IN THE PARISH OFFICE!

BUILDING COMMITTE FATHER OLIVIER 
Jodie Martinez
Alma Zepeda
Calixtro Gomez
Joel Quintanilla
Samuel Longoria
Fernando Dominguez

Welcome

to

Our Lady of Mercy

Catholic Church

A Parish of the Diocese of Brownsville - Weslaco Deanery


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Crown of Bethlehem

Walk Where Jesus Walked

A Pilgrimage to the Holy Land 10 day

October 21st - 30th, 2019

Spiritual Director: Fr. Jean Olivier Sambu

Our Lady of Mercy-Mercedes, Texas

$2950.00 per person


Round Trip from McAllen Airport (MFE) includes Hotel 4 stars and up, Double Occupancy, 2 Meals a day (Breakfast and Dinner), Daily Sightseeing, Masses, Airport Taxes, Fuel Surcharges.)

For more information, please contact parish office 565-1141.

TWENTIETH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME

O God, who have prepared for those who love you good things which no eye can see, fill our hearts, we pray, with the warmth of your love, so that, loving you in all things and above all things, we may attain your promises, which surpass every human desire. Through our Lord Jesus Christ, you Son, who lives and reigns with God the Father in the unity of the Holy Spirit, on God, for ever and ever. Amen.

Monday, August 19, 2019
Mass @ 7:00 am (Church)
CCE Registration @ 1:00 till 6:00 pm (Parish Office)
Food Sackking @ 6:30 pm (Hall)

Tuesday, August 20, 2019:
Mass @ 7:00 am (Church)
CCE Registration @ 1:00 till 6:00 pm (Parish Office)

Wednesday, August 21, 2019
Mass @ 7:00 am (Church)
Adoration  @ 7:30 am till 7:00 pm (Church)
CCE Registration @ 1:00 till 5:00 pm (Parish Office)
Vespers & Benediction @ 6:30 pm (Church)

Thursday, August 22, 2019   
Mass @ 7:00 am (Church)
Food Bank @ 2:00 - 3:00 pm (Hall)
Bible Study @ 7:00 pm (Hall)
Men's ACTS Meeting @ 7:00 pm (Hall)

Friday, August 23, 2019
NO LAUDES 

Saturday, August 24, 2019
Confessions @ 4:00 pm (Church)
Mass @ 5:00 pm (Church)

Sunday, August 25, 2019
Mass @ 7:00 am Spanish (Church)
Mass @ 9:00 am English (Church)
Mass @ 11:00 am English (Church) 
Mass @ 1:00 pm Spanish (Church)
ANNOUNCEMENTS:

MASSES for 2019: The Mass Book is open for the month of September 2019.  Please stop by the parish office.

ADORATION: We invite you to be a committed adorer.  If you want to spend one hour with Jesus, please call Sylvia Gonzales @ 565-6094.

OLM FOOD BANK DONATIONS NEEDED: Cans: Corn, Fruit, Beans, Carrots, Diced Tomato, Tomato Sauce and Spaghetti Sauce.  Boxes or Bags: A pound of Beans, Pasta (Macaroni, Spaghetti and Vermicelli), Rice; Oil: 24 ounce or smaller.

HELP WANTED: Need two volunteers to do Wedding and Quinceanera Rehearsals.  Please call the Parish Office for more information.

PRAYER ARE REQUESTED FOR THE FOLLOWING: Deacon Roberto Cantu, Delia Hinojosa, Rosa Marroquin, Elia Gomez, Julio Fonseca, Mike Marroquin, Dora Flores, Carmen Cantu, Michael Gracia, Ricardo Garza and Veronica Stark.
DAILY MASS READINGS
Monday, August 19:        Judges 2: 11-19; Matthew 19: 16-22
Tuesday, August 20:       Judges 6: 11-24a; Matthew 19: 23-30
Wednesday, August 21:  Judges 9: 6-15; Matthew 20: 1-16
Thursday, August 22:      Judges 11: 29--39a; Matthew 22: 1-14
Friday, August 23:           Ruth 1: 1, 3-6, 14b-16, 22; Matthew 22: 34-40
Saturday, August 24:      Revelation 21: 9b-14; John 1: 45-51
Sunday, August 25:         Isaiah 66: 18-21; Hebrews 12: 5-7, 11-13; Luke 13: 22-50

2019 CONSECRATION
OUR LADY OF MERCY RELIGIOUS EDUCATION (CCE)
2019-20 REGISTRATION will be on Mondays, Tuesdays, from 1:00 pm till 6:00 pm and Wednesdays from 1:00 till 5:00 pm in the Parish Office.  For more information, please contact Sylvia Jimenez @ 514-5138.
CONFESSIONS: SATURDAYS @ 4:00 PM
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
Parish Office (956) 565-1141 - Fax (956) 565-1640
(956) 514-5138 RELIGIOUS EDUCATION OFFICE
EMAIL ADDRESS: olm@cdob.org