Welcome to our Catholic Community
Blessed Sacrament and Saint Boniface are two vibrant parishes serving Catholics in Rochester, N.Y. Together with our partner parish, St. Mary’s Church in downtown Rochester, we welcome you to our active faith communities! We offer many opportunities to help you grow in your Catholic faith, as well as informal gatherings to provide fellowship and friendship. Click here to learn more about each parish and how we got to where we are today. Thank you for visiting our site. We look forward to seeing you in church!
Blessed Sacrament’s Fall Next-to-New sale was a huge success! More thank $40,000 was raised to support our church and ministries, which touch so many people in our neighborhoods and around our community. THANK YOU to all of our amazing volunteers, the people who donate so many unique treasures, and everyone who shops with us and supports it!!!
Forum on Poverty
Wednesday, October 14
Dugan Center, St. Mary’s Church Downtown
15 St. Mary’s Place, Rochester, NY 14607
5:30 – 7:30 p.m.
Presenters at this event are Dr. Leonard Brock, United Way’s director for the Rochester-Monroe anti-poverty initiative; and Edward Doherty, retired vice president for community programs at the Rochester Area Community Foundation. He was the principal researcher and author of Poverty and the Concentration of Poverty in the Nine-County Greater Rochester Area.
Along the Avenues
October 4 – The annual diocesan-wide Catholic Ministries Appeal (CMA) is underway. This year’s theme is “We Are All One Body,” and the overall goal is $6.175 million. The aim of the CMA is to raise money to support essential and needed diocesan-wide ministries and services. Our tri-parish goal is $137,970. Read more.
Ladauto si’ Study Groups
We received many requests for group discussions and study groups to review Pope Francis’ Encyclical. We’re pleased to be able to offer a few different options to do this! The session dates and times will enable you to read the encyclical and discuss it in a small group with a facilitator using the discussion guide produced by the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops. Read more.
How Can I Give?
There are many ways you can contribute to our churches and ministries. Click here to learn more about online giving as well as the more traditional methods of giving.
Like Us On Facebook!
Have you found our page on Facebook yet? Click here to “LIKE” our combined Blessed Sacrament/Saint Boniface Parishes Facebook page!