SAINT LAWRENCE INFORMATION PAGE

TELEPHONE NUMBERS

Parish Office: (716) 892-2471
Fax: 892-1315
Outreach/St. Vincent de Paul: 892-2471
Parish Hall: 896-9796
Director of Religious Education: Patricia Dyer 892-2471
Food Pantry: Olga Valenta & Luke Dyer 896-0047
E-mail address: stlawrencechurch@verizon.net

RECTORY OFFICE HOURS

Mon., Tue. & Thur. 9:00am - 4:30pm*
Friday 9:00am - 12:00 Noon
Closed Wednesday
*Closed for Lunch 12 noon-1:00pm
Other times by appointment

THE CHILDREN'S CLINIC AT ST. LAWRENCE

  • (716) 308-6302
  • fax. (716) 625-1323
  • The Clinic is now located in the
    Franciscan Guest House (FGH)
  • Patricia Dyer, NP
  • For questions or appointments, call Pat Dyer at 308-6302.

AREA COUNSELORS

  • Sr. Diane M. Gianadda, a long-time friend of St. Lawrence, is a licensed clinical social worker who specializes in individual, couple, and family therapy. Her office, located in the St. Lawrence Franciscan Guest House, can be reached at 893-0931.
  • Sr. Michele Jackson, a Pastoral Counselor, grew up in Immaculate Heart of Mary Parish. Pastoral Counseling combines the psychological tools of counseling with faith, so that clients can grapple with life’s anxieties and issues in a holistic way. Sr. Michele’s office, in the St. Aloysius School building, can be reached at 874-8787. She has a sliding fee scale.

SACRAMENTS

  • Reconciliation - Saturday from 3:45 – 4:15 p.m.
  • Marriage - arrangements should be made in person at least six months prior to the wedding date
  • Baptism - parents are expected to attend one instruction class, preferably before the birth of their baby. Phone the rectory as soon as possible.
  • Anointing of the Sick is given communally the first weekend of every month after all Masses. It is also available to those who are seriously ill, aged, confined to their homes, or those preparing for surgery. Call the rectory to make arrangements.

CARE OF THE SICK

Parish ministers visit hospitals weekly. Please let rectory know of hospital stays. If you are homebound and wish to receive Holy Communion, contact the rectory or Outreach office. If a parishioner enters a nursing home, please contact us so we can visit him/her.

PRAYER AND DEVOTION - MIRACULOUS MEDAL

Novena follows the 8:30 a.m. Mass on Mondays.

NEW PARISHIONERS

We warmly welcome you to our parish community. Please contact the rectory as soon as possible.

INTERESTED IN THE CATHOLIC FAITH?

Call the rectory. We'll meet with you at your convenience to discuss anything you wish.

LETTERS OF RECOMMENDATION

Will be given to those who are registered and attend Mass regularly and are Confirmed in the Catholic faith.

BINGO

(Smoke Free and Air Conditioned)
Sunday Bingo at 7:00 p.m. & Wednesday Bingo Lunch 11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. in the Parish Hall (Bingo begins at 12:30 p.m.).

YOUR WILL

In order to continue the ministry of St. Lawrence Parish we invite you to remember our parish in your will. For information on bequests, please call the rectory.

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