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Yolanda Escobar,

Pastoral Assistant

Annita Gonzalez,

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Diana Enriquez,

Secretary

Miguel Martinez, IT

Sergio Garcia,

Maintenance 

Sylvia Jimenez, PCL

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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A Parish of the Diocese of Brownsville - Weslaco Deanery


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SECOND SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME
JANUARY 19, 2020
Almighty ever-living God, who govern all things, both in heaven and on earth, mercifully hear the pleading of your people and bestow your peace on our times. Through our Lord Jesus Christ, you Son, who lives and reigns with you in the unity of the Holy Spirit, one God, for ever and ever. Amen.
Monday, January 20, 2020
Mass @ 7:00 am (Church)
CCE Classes @ 5:30 - 6:30 pm (Hall/School)
(1st - 3rd Grades & 1st Communion & RCIA for Children)
Holy Land Meeting @ 6:45 pm (Office)
Tuesday, January 21, 2020
Mass @ 7:00 am (Church)
CCE Classes @ 6:00 - 7:30 pm (Hall)
(4th - 8th Grades)
Wednesday, January 22, 2020
Mass @ 7:00 am (Church)
Adoration @ 7:30 am (Church)
Protecting God's Children Class @ 5:30 pm (Office)
Vespers & Benediction @ 6:30 pm (Church)
CCE Classes @ 7:00 - 8:30 pm (School)
(9th - 12th Grades & RCIA for Adults)
Thursday, January 23, 2020
Mass @ 7:00 am (Church)
Bible Class @ 7:00 pm (Hall #3)
Men's ACTS Meeting @ 7:00 pm (Hall #5)
Friday, January 24, 2020
No Laudes
Saturday, January 25, 2020
1st Baptism Class @ 9:00 am (Hall)
RCIA Classes @ 10 - 11:30 am (Hall)
Confessions @ 3:00 pm (Church)
Mass @ 4:00 pm (Church)
Sunday, January 26, 2020
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:

WINTER TEXANS:  "Welcoming Back" coffee for Our Lady of Mercy WINTER TEXANS on Sunday, January 26, 2020 at the Parish Hall after the 9:00 Mass.  Everyone is invited for coffee, juice and sweets.

KNIGHTS OF COLUMBUS #12869: will be having a CHALUPA (MEXICAN BINGO) on Sunday, January 19, 2020 @ 3:00 pm at the Parish Hall.  20 Regular games; 2 card @ $10. For more information contact Ignacio Garcia @ 503-3777.

HOLY LAND MEETING: will be on Monday, January 20, 2020 @ 6:45 pm in the School #9. For more information, please contact Sylvia Jimenez @ 463-5442.

PROTECTING GOD'S CHILDREN CLASS for all new counters on Wednesday, January 22 @ 5:30 pm in the 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.

DAY OF PRAYER will be on Wednesday, January 22, 2020 for Legal Protection of Unborn Children.


DAILY MASS READINGS
Monday, January 20:         1 Samuel 15: 15-16, 23; Mark 2: 18-22
Tuesday, January 21:             1 Samuel 16: 1-13; Mark 2: 23-28
Wednesday, January 22:   1 Samuel 17: 32-33, 37, 40-51; Mark 3: 1-6
Thursday, January 23:       1 Samuel 18: 6-9, 19: 1-7; Mark 3: 7-12
Friday, January 24:            1 Samuel 24: 3-21; Mark 3: 13-19
Saturday, January 25:        Acts 22: 3-16 or 9: 1-22; Mark 16: 15-18
Sunday, January 26:          Isaiah 8: 23-9:3; 1 Corinthians 1: 10-13, 17;
                                                                Mark 4: 12-23
CONFESSIONS: SATURDAYS @ 3:00 PM
CELEBRATION OF THE  EUCHARIST
SATURDAY     4:00 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)
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