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 21, 2022
St Boniface Parish Council Elections
for Members-at-Large 2022
Tomorrow, Friday, July 22 all registered St. Boniface parishioners will receive an email from Please take a moment to read the candidates statement and vote electronically by August 5.
Family Faith Formation Registration
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!

Look out for emails for more information about our offerings for families, parents, and children coming soon.
SAVE THE DATE - September 18, 2022
Homecoming Sunday at St Boniface will be on September 18. Please mark your calendar.
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 printed 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.
Please keep the sick of the community in your prayers:
Richard Vekassy, Tony Lau, Patrick Turner, Emily Hoult.

Rest In Peace:
Fr Greg Stankus, Michael Manzolillo, Anthony D’Ottavio.
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.
Weekly Mass Intention Schedule
Seventeenth Sunday in Ordinary Time

7-23....5:00pm....John Walter
7-24....9:30am....For the People of the Parish
7-25....(No Mass)
7-26....8:00am....Audrey Castellucio
7-27....8:00am....Angelo Cirelli
7-28....8:00am....Fe F. Genabe
7-29....8:00am....Thomas Lobur

St Boniface
7-24....11:15am.....Ivy O’Brien
7-24....6:00pm.....For the People of the Parish
7-25....12:10pm....Angel Quinones
7-26....12:10pm....Gabrielle D’Amato - Special Intention
7-27....12:10pm....Edward William Hubert
7-28....12:10pm....Suzanne Sullivan-Crossley
7-29....(No Mass)
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 - Friday

Weekend Masses: 5:00pm Saturday and 9:30am Sunday

Weekend hours
Saturdays 4:15 - 6pm & Sundays 9:00am - 10:45am

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 - 12:30 pm & 5:30pm - 7:00pm

Confessions during Eucharistic Adoration, 12:30 - 1:00pm, on Wednesdays and before Mass on Sunday 5:15pm - 5:45pm.

The church is closed on Fridays.
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