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


Sergio Garcia, Maintenance


Javier Tinoco,

CCE Assistance


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

 (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.
THIRD SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME
                                                 JANUARY 22, 2017
Almight ever-living God, direct our actions according to your good pleasure, that in the name of your beloved Son we may abound in good works. Through our Lord Jesus Christ, your Son, who lives and reigns with you in the unity of the Holy Spirit, one God, for ever and ever. Amen.

PASTORAL COUNCIL MEETING will be on Thursday, January 26, 2017 at 6:30 pm in the School #9.  For more information, please call the Parish Office.


2017 SUNDAY ENVELOPES are at the Parish Office and  if you would like to have Sunday Envelopes, please call (956) 565-1141 or drop by the parish office or to pick up your envelopes.


2017 CALENDARS: Registered members of the Parish may pick up calendar at the Parish Office.



FLOWERS: I would like to invite parishioners to consider donating flowers for our beautiful altar.  A $50 donation is sufficient for two arrangements of fresh flowers for our Sunday Masses for the weekend of February 19, 2017. Please call or drop by the parish office.

CCE NEWS: ATTENTION CHANGE OF DATES:

RCIA PARENTS MEETING will be on Thursday, February 2, 2017 @ 6:30 pm in the Parish Hall.

FIRST COMUNION PARENTS MEETING will be on Thursday, February 9, 2017 @ 6:30 pm in the Parish Hall.
WINTER TEXANS: The Altar Society is hosting a "Welcoming Back" coffee for Our Lady of Mercy WINTER TEXANS on Sunday, January 29, 2017 at the Parish Hall after the 9:00 am Mass.  Everyone is invited for coffee, juice and sweets.
PRAYERS ARE REQUESTED FOR THE FOLLOWING
Eleazar Castaneda, Sr.
Nora De Los Santos
Jose Galvan
Frank Garza
Isaiah Garza
Emma Guzman
Aurelia Leal
Pedro Martinez
Gloria Ramirez
Elva Riojas
Gregoria Rincon
Celia Rivera
David Ruelas
READINGS FOR THE WEEK of
January 16 - 22
Monday: Heb 9: 15, 24-28; Mk 3: 22-30
Tuesday: Heb 10: 1-10; Mk 3: 31-35
Wednesday: Acts 22: 3-16 or 9: 1-22; Mk 16: 15-18
Thursday: 2 Tm 1: 1-8 or Tit 1: 1-5; Mk 4: 21-25
Friday: Heb 10: 32-39; Mk 4: 26-34
Saturday: Heb 11: 1-3, 8-19; Mk 4: 35-41
Sunday:  Zep 2: 3, 3:12-13; 1 Cor 1: 26-31; Mt 5: 1-12a

WE ARE NOW ACCEPTING

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IN THE PARISH OFFICE!

OUR LADY OF MERCY CATHOLIC CHURCH
322 S. VERMONT AVE (PO BOX 805)
MERCEDES, TEXAS 78570
(956) 565-1141
(956) 565-1640 FAX
(956) 514-5138 RELIGIOUS EDUCATION OFFICE
EMAIL ADDRESS: olm@cdob.org