Our Lady of Mercy Church

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

(956) 565-1141 Office/565-1640 Fax/514-5139 CCE


322 S. Vermont Avenue..........
Mercedes, Texas 78570..........

P 956-565-1141  F 956-565-1640..........

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Rev. Jean Olivier M. Sambu, Pastor

Deacon Roberto Cantu

Annita Gonzalez, Bookkeeper

Diana Enriquez, Secretary

Sergio Garcia, Maintenance

Brother Moises A. Lopez, MSC, DRE

Gina Garza,

Coordinator of Youth Ministry

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


Tel.  (956)565-1141


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Our Lady of Mercy

Catholic Church

A Parish of the Diocese of Brownsville - Weslaco Deanery


ALTAR SERVERS will be having their Bake Sale of Homemade Goods on Saturday, May 23 & Sunday, May 24 after all Masses/.

BIBLE STUDY: every Thursday @ 7 pm in the Parish Hall.

MAY IS THE MONTH OF MARY: We will be praying the Rosary before daily Mass at 6:30 am.

A COMMUNITY BLESSING will be bestowed on all graduating seniors from High School and College on Sunday, May 31, 2015 @ 9 am Mass.  Seniors, please call the parish office to let us know if you will be attending the Mass by Thursday, May 28, 2015.

PASTORAL COUNCIL MEETING will be on Tuesday, May 26, 2015 @ 6:30 pm in the Parish Hall.

MINISTRY OF THE SICK MEETING  will be on Wednesday, May 27, 2015 @ 7 pm in the Church after Vespers and Benediction.

ALTAR SERVERS MEETING will be on Wednesday, May 27, 2015 @ 6:00 pm in the Conference Room. For more information, please contact Rogelio Ayala at 314-1351.

COMMISSIONING OF LECTORS AND EXTRAORDINARY MINISTERS: All Lectors and Extraordinary Ministers, old and new, will renew their commitment to service and commissioned by Community on the weekend masses of May 30 and 31.  Please make plans to attend.

THANK YOU! To all that made Confirmation Mass and Reception possible.  Special thanks to our Catholic Daughters of America, 9am Choir, Sacristans, Altar Server, Altar Society, Catechists: Maribel Galvan, Diana Andaverde, Jesse Noriega, Sylvia Jimenez, Eustolia Hernandez, Sergio Garcia and Brother Moises A. Lopez.

Prayers are requested for the Following: Robert Marroquin, Nellie Galvan, Jovanna Lopez, Irma Euresti, Isaiah Garza, Daniel Avila, Jr., Maria de la Luz Calixto, Melissa Rincón, Estela Salazar, Ofelia Molinero, Melissa Alaniz, Simona Vega, Eleazar Sr. Castañeda, Felipe Martinez, Jr., Saul Martell, Lina Blanco, Leticia Viveros, Jesús "Chuy" Guzmán, Debbie Saldana, Beatriz Ruiz, Evangelina P. Torres, Alfonso Zarate, Jose Carlin, Kevin Trevino, Gregoria Rincón, Jesús Barrera, Baby Carreon, Jr., Victoria & Tomasita Navarez, Lupita Verduzco, Juan Jose Garcia, Bobby Galvan, Bonnie Brynteson, Vicky Solis, Lilly Garza, Daniel & Lilliana Salinas, Irene & Carmen Garcia, Elva Riojas, Rick Hinojosa, Aurelia Leal, Juanita Huff, Destiny Garza, Nancy King,  Jeff Flores, Terry Polvado, Maria Guerra, Martina Guerra, Raul & Celia Rivera, Consuelo Galvan, Natalie Gonzales, Jake Boultinghouse, Toni Fonseca, Carmen Moreno, Severa Yanez and Jesusa Villarreal.


Let us pray, that the Holy Spirit may bring peace and unity to all mankind. Almighty and ever-living God, you fulfilled the Easter promise by sending us your Holy Spirit. May that Spirit unite the races and nations on earth to proclaim your glory. Grant this through our Lord Jesus Christ, your Son who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God, forever and ever. Amen.