BLIZZARD January 26 - 27, 2015.

  • The Perpetual Adoration Chapel will close at 12 noon today (26 January 2015) and reopen on Thursday, 29 January 2015 at 12 noon.
  • The parish office will close today (26 January) at 2 PM and be closed tomorrow (Tuesday, 27 January 2015).

Mass Times

Saturday Vigil: 5:00 PM
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

Sacrament of Reconciliation

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

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

Annual Catholic Appeal

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

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

Other Churches in our Cluster

St. Mary Mother of the Redeemer Church 69 Groton Long Point Road, Groton
Daily Masses: Monday, Tuesday, Friday: 8:00am — Saturday Vigil - 4:30pm— Sunday - 8:30am and 10:30am

St. Mary’s, Groton CT Schedule Change:
Effective September, 6 2014. St. Mary’s will change its 4:30pm Vigil Mass to a 5:30pm Vigil Mass on Saturday.

Sacred Heart Church 56 Sacred Heart Drive, Groton
Daily Masses: Wednesday, Thursday, Friday: 9:00am — Saturday Vigil – 4:00pm — Sunday - 9:00am and 11:00am

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