Mass Times

Saturday Vigil: 5:00 PM
(EASTER Vigil will be at 7pm)

Sunday: 8:30, 11:00 AM & 5:00 PM
Daily Mass:
Monday: 9:00 AM, Devine Mercy Novena
Tuesday: 9:00 AM, Our Lady of the Miraculous Medal Novena
Wed: 8:00 AM , Our Lady of Lourdes Novena and Rosary
Knights of Columbus Lenten Fish Fry:
March 7, 14, 21, 28; April 4, 11, 18
Eat In or Take Out
4:30 - 6:30pm
Easter Masses
4/17: Holy Thursday
Mass of the Lord's Supper: 7pm
4/18: Good Friday
Passion and Veneration of the Cross: 3pm
Stations of the Cross: 7pm
4/19: Holy Saturday: 7pm
4/20: Easter Sunday: 8:30, 11:00 AM & 5:00 PM

Sacrament of Reconciliation

Saturdays: 4:00-4:30 pm or by Appointment

Stations of the Cross

Fridays: March 21, 28; April 4, 11, 18 at 7pm

Baptisms & Weddings

Baptismal Preparation - Contact the Rectory
Wedding Arrangements - One Year in Advance


Our Lady of Lourdes Guild
3rd Monday of the Month, Hall

Knights of Columbus
2nd & 4th Monday of the Month, Hall

Men's ACTS Small Church Group
4th Tuesday of the Month, Conference Room

More Meetings are listed on the Calendar Page

Pastoral Staff

Pastor Rev. Brian J. Converse, CH(MAJ), CTARNG
Deacon Phil Hayes, LCDR, USN(RET)
Deacon William McGann (Weekend), CDR, USN(RET)

Administrative Secretary: Randy Pelkey, NCCS(SW/SCW), USN(RET)

Faith Formation:
Mrs. Josephine Cometa, Confirmation Coordinator
Mrs. Sheila McGann, RCIA

Music Director: Mrs. Sharon C. Green

Bell Choir Director: Mr. Larry Berdensey

Sacristan: Mr. Edward Craven, BMC, USN(RET)

It is with regret that we inform you that Reverend Robert E. McNulty, a retired priest of the Diocese of Norwich, died on Friday, November 8, 2013, in Marshfield, Massachusetts. Father McNulty had served as the pastor of Our Lady of Lourdes Parish in Gales Ferry. He was the retired Executive Director of Catholic Charities and Family Services, Diocese of Norwich. - Father McNulty's Homily

Contact Information

Rectory (M - F: 9AM-2PM): 860-464-7251
Hall: 860-464-7852
Religious Education:860-464-7251

Additional Contact Information


Our Lady of Lourdes Church
1650 Route 12
Gales Ferry, CT 06335

Directions Via Google Maps

Annual Catholic Appeal

We of Our Lady of Lourdes are a Faith Community rooted in Christ. As a model of God's Kingdom, we are called to be Christlike and to proclaim His love through actions, attitudes, prayer, and spirit. As stewards of God's love, we are committed to extending Christ's peace, love, and justice to all of God's children everywhere.

— Our Lady of Lourdes Misson Statement

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