5930 South Abbott Road

Orchard Park, New York 14127-4597

716-649-3090

Parish Vision Statement

Saint Bernadette Parish

is a Roman Catholic, Eucharistic-centered community

dedicated to the glory of the Holy Trinity. 

We strive to be vibrant and faith-filled, embracing all people. 

Toward this vision, we SERVE, TEACH and WORSHIP.

www.StBernadetteOPNY.org

Published by St. Bernadette Rectory Office

 

Pastoral Staff 

Rev. Paul D. Seil, Pastor

Fr. Seán Paul Fleming, Parochial Vicar

Edward R. Howard, Permanent Deacon

Steven R. Schumer, Permanent Deacon

Sr. Rosemary Riggie, S.S.M.N., Pastoral Minister

 

Faith Formation

Sharon Urbaniak, Lifelong Faith Formation Director

Linda Jeswald, Faith Formation Staff

Jesse Saltarelli, newly hired Youth Minister,

   Until he settles in, concerns may be

   directed to Fr. Seán Paul

 

Front Office/Bulletin

Cheryl Benson, Front Office Staff

Adriana LaMarca, Front Office Staff

 

Business Office/Finance

Mr. Patrick Haefner, Business Manager

Laurie Kuminecz, Bookkeeper

Lynda Rzeszutek, Back Office Staff

 

Early Childhood Academy

Scheris Rydzewski, Director

Mariann Hamm, Instructor

 

 

Parish Staff:

Ministerial assistance is provided at St. Bernadette

by the following orders of religious women:

Want to join the parish?

WELCOME NIGHT

Thursday, Sept. 17th at 7:30 PM

Call 649-3090 or Email

to let us know you’re coming.

 

Rectory Office Hours:

Mon, Tues, Thurs & Fri:   9:00 AM - Noon, 1:00 - 4:00 PM

Wednesday:  9:00 AM - Noon, 1:00 - 7:00 PM

Saturday:  9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

 

Where Everybody Matters

Want to Become Catholic?

The Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults is for those who would like to become Catholic, for those who were baptized Catholic but not raised in the faith, and those who have never been baptized. If you are interested learning more, please contact Sister Rosemary at 649-3090 ext. 109.

Stop by for Coffee & Donuts after Mass

Next Coffee is:

September 13th after 9 AM Mass

 

Visit the Diocese of Buffalo for diocesan news.

 

Click the link below for

Bishop Malone’s Consider This:

“Christ the King Seminary for All of Us

(repeat of last week due to technical difficulties)

Previous videos are available by clicking here.

Learn more about  CATHOLIC CHARITIES

Text Box: Follow the Parish on Twitter @saintbOPNY

Follow Fr. Paul on Twitter @BuffaloPadre
St. Bernadette R.C. Church

Saturday Vigil

5:00 P.M.

Sunday

7:30 A.M., 9:00 A.M., 11:00 AM

Life Teen Mass @ Nativity (Sept.-Dec.), 6:30 PM

Life Teen Mass @ St. B (Jan-June), 6:30 PM

Weekdays

Mon-Fri  7:00, 11:30 AM,

Sat. Morning:  9:00 AM only

Holy Days

and Holidays:

Mass times vary; see bulletin link above

BREAKING NEWS!

Click the heading for any

special updates.

...And now there’s

 Fr. Paul’s Website too! 

BIG MEETING NIGHT

Wednesday, Sept. 2nd - 7 PM

Other

Robert J. McDonnell, Trustee

Jennifer Evans DePalma, Trustee

Anthony LaMarca, Pastoral Council Chairman

Heidi Mack, Advocate for Persons with Disabilities

Conventional Franciscan Fathers, Weekend Assistance

Sr. Priscilla Faltisko, R.S.M., in Residence

Sr. Joan Sherry, R.S.M., in Residence

Sr. Jennifer Wilson, R.S.M., in Residence

Sr. Sally Maloney, R.S.M., in Residence

Sr. Colleen O’Toole, R.S.M., in Residence

E-Mail the Rectory Office  at  office@saintbopny.org 

New Address!   New Staff Addresses Linked Below

Register for

THE FRANCIS EFFECT

Free Video and Discussion

Hosted by Fr. Paul

Sept. 9th & 10th  7 - 8:30 PM

 

HOLY NAME

MEAT RAFFLE

Saturday, Sept. 12th - 6:30 PM

 

 

 

ANNIVERSARY OF

PERPETUAL ADORATION

Sunday, September 13th

11 AM Mass

NOVENA FOR LIFE

Mondays 7 PM

concludes August 31st with

Raffle for Porcelain Doll

 

Save the Dates:

Worship & Praise - 9/16

Family Faith Sunday - 9/27

Harmonia Concert - 10/26

Oktoberfest - 10/27

General Phone Numbers

     Rectory Office Telephone

716-649-3090

     Rectory Office Fax

716-649-0211 

     Faith Formation Office

716-648-1720

     Convent  (new number)

716-202-1478

     Early Childhood Academy

716-649-3369

Bulletin 8/30/15 

Bulletin Archive

Faith Formation Office

Parish Calendar

Youth Ministry

Summer Newsletter

Early Childhood Academy

Prayer Requests

Sacramental Policies

Parish Organizations

Parish History

Parish Pastoral Council

Our Patron Saint

Ministries Page  

Map and Directions

Picture Pages

Special Needs

Eucharistic Adoration  

Stewardship          

Service Opportunities

Electronic Transfer Info 

Fr. Paul’s Our Daily Bread

Free Money - SCRIP, etc.

Catholic Resources

Extensions with Voice Mail

Clergy

Fr. Paul (Pastor)

101

 

Fr. Seán Paul (Parochial Vicar)

107

 

Sr. Rosemary (Pastoral Minister)

109

Faith Form.

Sharon Urbaniak (Director)

127

 

Pat & Joey (Youth Ministers)

126

 

Linda (Administrative Assistant)

125

Rectory Office

Patrick Haefner (Business Manager)

112

 

Cheryl (Bulletin/Calendar)

100

 

Barb (Receptionist)

116

 

Laurie (Bookkeeper)

117

 

Lynda (Contributions/Website)

118

Sacristy

Marie

119

ECA

Scheris Rydzewski (Director)

123

Emergency

 

500