Welcome to St. Mary, Mother of Mercy Catholic Church
Click on the PDF below for our Welcome packet
Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday - 5:30 PM
Thursday - 9 AM
Saturday - 5 PM
Sunday Mass - 10 AM
*Reconciliation 45 minutes before each Weekend Mass. By appointment for daily Mass
Holy Days of Obligation Please refer to our Church Bulletin or News & Events
Pastor - Father Richard Rasch, O de M.
Deacon - Deacon Ken Cochran
Parish Secretary – Mrs. Bonnie Palleschi
Sacristan – Ms. Anna Bolduc
Maintenance – Mr. Jim Palleschi
Director of Religious Education – Mrs. Julie Johnson
How to Reach Us:
Parish Office -- 904-259-2959 or
Parish Email –
Father Richard Rasch -- 1-216-701-0606 or
Deacon Ken Cochran --- 904-570-7765
We encourage all who worship regularly at St. Mary, Mother of Mercy Catholic Church to register with us as your Church of record. Registration allows us to communicate with you, helps us to serve you, and is required for the celebration of certain Sacraments.
Parish Bulletin: the parish bulletin is the weekly publication and the primary way to announce important events and activities of the parish. Submissions for inclusion into the bulletin are due by Thursday to Johnna Whitmor before the week of publication. Johnna can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org
Parish Website: Our parish website (https://www.stmarymacclenny.org/) is another source of information about our parish. Here you can find the Mass schedule; information about the Sacraments; Faith formation; parish ministries; an event calendar, bulletins and much more.
Parish App: this app is for IOS and Android devices. It puts news and information at your fingertips. It offers faith-building resources and features, such as the Daily Mass readings, Confession helps, prayer time reminders; submit prayer requests and much more – all in the palm of your hand.
Extraordinary Ministers of Holy Communion to the Sick and Homebound
We have several parishioners that assist our Priest and Deacon by distributing Holy Communion to parishioners who are homebound or in hospitals and nursing homes. Please call the Parish Office at 904-259-2959, Bonnie Palleschi at 904-570-7765 or Father Richard Rasch at 216-701-0606 if you have a loved one who is in need of this Sacrament.
The loss of a loved one is a difficult time for family and friends. For assistance in planning a proper Vigil, Funeral, and Committal (Burial), please the Parish Office at 904-259-2959, Bonnie Palleschi at 904-570-7765 or Father Richard Rasch at 216-701-0606.
In addition, our Women of Faith are available to provide a memorial reception following the funeral. Please contact Debbie Griffin at 904-860-9708 or Carol Tharpe at 904-753-2679.