The Link
The newsletter for The Brooklyn Oratory Parishes

"I am a link in a chain, a bond of connection between persons."
-St. John Henry Cardinal Newman, C.O.
 The Brooklyn Oratory Parishes
Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary and St. Boniface
July 7, 2022
Registration is open for Family Faith Formation and Sacraments at the Oratory Parishes
Please register for next year’s programs. We plan to be in person. Thank you!

Please look out for emails for more information about our offerings for families, parents, and children coming soon.
Baptism Preparation for Parents
If you are expecting a child or are new to our communities and would like to have your child baptized in our parishes, please send your inquiry to: and we will follow up to register you and send you the print materials. Check the website for fall baptism dates and prep sessions.
Mass Intentions
If you would like to request a mass for someone living or deceased, mass intentions are available for the weeks or months ahead. Email The offering is $20. Please pay by using Pushpay or by mailing a check to: 64 Middagh St. Brooklyn, NY 11201.
"Thank You" from Catholic Climate Covenant
Click here for a message from the Catholic Climate Covenant.
Please keep the sick of the community in your prayers:
Patrick Turner, Emily Hoult, Kim Manzi, Christopher Johnson, Margie Gustavsen, Meg Murphy, Tony Lau.

Rest In Peace:
Phyllis DeRossi Cooper, Joseph LaMontina, Margaret Thomas, Angelo Cirelli, Florentina Lopez, Brian Holcombe.
Prayer List
If you would like add someone to the prayer list, email the parish office at or go to the website and complete the information there.
Mass Times and Church Hours

Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary
Weekday hours: 7:45am - 12:00 noon Tuesday through Friday.
Weekday Mass 8:00am Tuesday through Friday.

Weekend Masses
5:00pm Saturday and 9:30am Sunday
The church is closed on Mondays.
Confessions Saturday: 4:15pm-4:45pm

No First Saturday of the month Mass during July and August.

St. Boniface
Weekday hours 11:30am - 1:00pm
Weekday Mass at 12:10pm Monday- Thursday

Sunday Masses: 11:15am and 6:00pm
Sunday hours 11:00am - 12:30pm & 5:30pm - 7:00pm
Confessions during Eucharistic Adoration 12:30 - 1:00pm on Wednesdays and before Mass on Sunday 5:15pm - 5:45pm.
Weekly Mass Intention Schedule
Fifteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time

7-9....5:00pm....Angelo Cirelli
7-10...9:30am....For the People of the Parish
7-11....(No Mass)
7-12....8:00am....Juan Gualberto Abad
7-13....8:00am....Patti Ann Peterson
7-14....8:00am....Janice Clark - Healing
7-15....8:00am....Mark M. Catalana

St Boniface
7-10....11:15am....Luther O’Brien
7-10....6:00pm....For the People of the Parish
7-11....12:10pm....No Mass
7-12....12:10pm....Edward Lally
7-13....12:10pm....Thanksgiving - Rosa Gamboa
7-14....12:10pm....Adama Brown
7-15....(No Mass)
Your faithful stewardship has helped sustain our communities and maintain vital ministries and services. Thank you for keeping faith with us and supporting our common work of the gospel. You can make your donation online through PushPay by clicking on one of the links.

St. Boniface
Or mail checks or envelopes to:
64 Middagh St
Brooklyn NY 11201
Attn: Assumption or St. Boniface
The Brooklyn Oratory Parishes 
Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary and St Boniface
Roman Catholic Communities in
Downtown Brooklyn and Brooklyn Heights
Both parishes operate from one office:

64 Middagh Street
Brooklyn, NY 11201