2021 In-Person Christmas Masses for Monroe County - Catholic Courier
A Nativity is seen at the Cathedral of Our Lady of the Angels in Los Angeles Dec. 24, 2020. In the carol, "O Holy Night," we remember how Jesus broke into the stillness of a small town and all of time to descend to a sinful humanity. (CNS photo/Victor Aleman, Angelus News) A Nativity is seen at the Cathedral of Our Lady of the Angels in Los Angeles Dec. 24, 2020. In the carol, "O Holy Night," we remember how Jesus broke into the stillness of a small town and all of time to descend to a sinful humanity. (CNS photo/Victor Aleman, Angelus News)

2021 In-Person Christmas Masses for Monroe County

The following list of in-person Christmas Masses for Diocese of Rochester parishes located in Monroe County was compiled from parish bulletins and websites. If a parish doesn’t have Mass times listed, it is because these resources were not available or updated, and information will be added to this list as soon as it becomes available. Mass times are subject to change, and Massgoers are advised to check parish websites or the call parish directly for the latest information.

(Updated Dec. 9, 2021)

Brighton

*Our Lady Queen of Peace Church –  601 Edgewood Ave, Rochester
Dec. 24, 2021 at 4:30 p.m.
Dec. 25, 2020 at 9 a.m.

*St. Thomas More Church – 2617 East Avenue, Rochester
Dec. 24, 2021 at 3:30 p.m., 5:30 p.m. and 10 p.m.
Dec. 25, 2021 at 11 a.m.

Masks required for all Masses at Our Lady Queen of Peace and St. Thomas More

*Our Lady of Lourdes Church – 150 Varinna Drive, Rochester
Dec. 24, 2021 at 5 p.m. and 10 p.m.
Dec. 25, 2021 at 10:30 a.m.

*St. Anne Church – 1600 Mt. Hope Avenue, Rochester
Dec. 24, 2021 at 4 p.m.
Dec. 25, 2021 at Midnight and 9 a.m.

Brockport

Church of the Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary‚ – 152 Main Street, Brockport
Dec. 24, 2021 at 4:30 p.m. and 10:30 p.m.
Dec. 25, 2021 at 10 a.m.

The Spanish community will celebrate on Sunday, Dec. 26, 2021 at 1:30 p.m.

Charlotte

*Holy Cross Church – 4492 Lake Avenue, Rochester
Dec. 24, 2021 at 4 p.m. (with Bell choir)
Dec. 25, 2021 at Midnight and 10 a.m.

Chili

*St. Pius Tenth Church – 3010 Chili Avenue, Rochester
Dec. 24, 2021 at 4 p.m., 6 p.m., and 11 p.m.
Dec. 25, 2021 at 9:30 a.m.

Reservations required. Reservations can be made beginning Dec. 20 at 9 a.m. until Thursday Dec. 23 at 1 p.m. online. Phone reservations can be made from 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. Dec. 20-23 by calling 585-247-2566. No walk-ins. 

*St. Christopher Church – 3350 Union Street, North Chili
Dec. 24, 2021 at 4 p.m. and 7 p.m.
Dec. 25, 2021 at 10 a.m.

Churchville/Scottsville/Caledonia

St. Martin de Porres Parish 
*St. Columbia Church – 198 North Street, Caledonia
Dec. 24, 2021 at 4 p.m.

*St. Mary Church – 99 Main Street, Scottsville
Dec. 24, 2021 at 4 p.m.
Dec. 25, 2021 at 10 a.m.

*St. Vincent de Paul Church – 11 North Main Street, Churchville
Dec. 24, 2021 at 10 p.m. (with Christmas concert at 9 p.m.)

East Rochester

*St. Jerome Church – 207 Garfield Street, East Rochester
Dec. 24, 2021 at 4 p.m. (Christmas carols at 3:45 p.m.) and 10 p.m. (Christmas carols at 9:45 p.m.)
Dec. 25, 2021 at 8 a.m. and 10 a.m.

Fairport

*St. John of Rochester Parish – 8 Wickford Way, Fairport
Dec. 24, 2021 at 3 p.m., 5 p.m., 7 p.m., 10 p.m.
Dec. 25, 2021 at 9 a.m. and 10:30 a.m.

Reservation required for all Christmas Masses. Registrations can be made Dec. 13-21 at stjohnfairport.org.

*Church of the Resurrection – 63 Mason Road, Fairport
Dec. 24, 2021 at 4:30 p.m.  and 8 p.m.
Dec. 25, 2021 at 9 a.m.

*Church of the Assumption – 20 East Avenue, Fairport
Dec. 24, 2021 at 4 p.m. (children’s Mass), 6 p.m. and 10 p.m.
Dec. 25, 2021 at 11 a.m. 

Gates

*The Parish of the Holy Family – 4100 Lyell Road, Rochester
Dec. 24, 2021 at 4 p.m., 7 p.m. (Vietnamese Mass) and 9:30 p.m.
Dec. 25, 2021 at Midnight and 9 a.m.

*St. Theodore Church – 168 Spencerport Road, Gates
Dec. 24, 2021 at 4 p.m., 6 p.m. and 10 p.m.
Dec. 25, 2021 at 10 a.m.

Greece

*St. Charles Borromeo Church – 3003 Dewey Avenue, Rochester
Dec. 24, 2021 at 4 p.m., 6 p.m. and 9 p.m.
Dec. 25, 2021 at 9:30 a.m.

*St. John the Evangelist Church – 2400 West Ridge Road, Rochester
Dec. 24, 2021 at 4 p.m. (Children’s Choir) and 10 p.m. (Adult Choir)
Dec. 25, 2021 at 8 a.m. and 10 a.m. (both with organist and cantor)

*St. Lawrence Church – 1000 N. Greece Road, Rochester
Dec. 24, 2021 at 4 p.m. (Children’s Mass), 5:30 p.m. and 10 p.m.
Dec. 25, 2021 at 8 a.m. and 10 a.m.

*St. Mark Church – 54 Kuhn Road, Rochester
Dec. 24, 2021 at 4 p.m. and 6 p.m.
Dec. 25, 2021 at 8:30 a.m. and 11 a.m.

*Our Mother of Sorrows Church – 5000 Mt. Read Blvd., Rochester
Dec. 24, 2021 at 4 p.m. and 9:30 p.m. (Mass by candlelight)
Dec. 25, 2021 at 9:30 a.m. (Bell choir)

Hamlin

*St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Church – 3747 Brick Schoolhouse Road, Hamlin
Dec. 24, 2021 at 4 p.m. (Choir prelude at 3:45 p.m.), 10:30 p.m. (Prelude by St. Elizabeth Ann Seton (SEAS) Schola)
Dec. 25, 2021 at 9:30 a.m.

Henrietta/Rush

St. Marianne Cope Parish 

*Guardian Angels Church – 2061 E. Henrietta Rd., Rochester
Dec. 24, 2021 at 3:30 p.m. and 5:30 p.m.
Dec. 25, 2021 at 10 a.m.

*St. Joseph Church – 1209 Rush West Rush Road, Rush
Dec. 24, 2021 at 11 p.m.

Hilton

*St. Leo the Great Church – 167 Lake Avenue, Hilton
Dec. 24, 2021 at 3:30 p.m., 6 p.m. and 11 p.m.
Dec. 25, 2021 at 10:30 a.m.

Irondequoit

Peace of Christ Parish

*St. Ambrose Church – 25 Empire Blvd., Rochester
Dec. 24, 2021 at 4p.m. and 11 p.m.

*St. John Church – 553 Humboldt Street, Rochester
Dec. 24, 2021 at 4 p.m.
Dec. 25, 2021 at Midnight and 10:30 a.m.

*St. James Church – Brett Road, Rochester
Dec. 24, 2021 at 4 p.m. 
Dec. 25, 2021 at 8:30 a.m.

St. Kateri Tekawitha Parish

*Christ the King Church – 445 Kings Highway South, Rochester
Dec. 24, 2021 at 4 p.m. and 10 p.m. (Christmas Carols at 9:30 p.m.)
Dec. 25, 2021 at 9 a.m.

*St. Margaret Mary Church – 401 Rogers Parkway, Rochester
Dec. 24, 2021 at 4 p.m.

*St. Cecilia Church – 2732 Culver Road, Rochester
Dec. 25, 2021 at 9 a.m.

*St. Alban at St. Cecilia Church – 2732 Culver Road, Rochester
(Times not available as of Dec. 9)

*St. Kateri Latin Mass Community at St. Thomas Apostle Church – 4536 St Paul Blvd, Rochester
(Times not available as of Dec. 9)

Mendon

*St. Catherine of Siena Church – 26 Mendon-Ionia Road, Mendon
Dec. 24, 2021 at 3 p.m. (reservations required), 5:30 p.m. and 10 p.m.
Dec. 25, 2021 at 10 a.m.

Penfield

*Church of the Holy Spirit – 1355 Hatch Road, Webster
Dec. 24, 2021 at 3 p.m., 5 p.m. and 11 p.m.
Dec. 25, 2021 at 8:30 a.m. and 11 a.m.

*St. Joseph Church – 43 Gebhardt Road, Penfield
Dec. 24, 2021 at 3 p.m., 5 p.m., 7:30 p.m. and 11 p.m. 
Dec. 25, 2021 at 9 a.m. and 11 a.m. 

Pittsford

*Church of the Transfiguration – 50 West Bloomfield Rd, Pittsford
Dec. 24, 2021 at 3:30 p.m. (reservations required), 5:30 p.m. and 10 p.m.
Dec. 25, 2021 at 10 a.m.

*St. Louis Church – 64 South Main Street, Pittsford
Dec. 24, 2021 at 4 p.m., 6:30 p.m. and 10 p.m.
Dec. 25, 2021 at 8 a.m., 10:30 a.m. and 12:30 p.m.

Rochester

*Holy Apostles Church – 530 Lyell Avenue, Rochester
Dec. 24, 2021 at 4 p.m. (English) and 6:30 p.m. (Spanish)
Dec. 25, 2021 at 9:30 a.m. (English)

St. Frances Xavier Cabrini Parish

*St. Michael Church – 869 North Clinton Avenue, Rochester
Dec. 24, 2021 at 6 p.m.(Spanish)
Dec. 25, 2021 at Midnight (English)

*Annunication Church – 1754 Norton Street, Rochester
Dec. 24, 2021 at 4 p.m. (English)
Dec. 25, 2021 at 9:30 a.m. (English)

*Our Lady of Americas – 864 E. Main Street, Rochester
Dec. 24, 2021 at 4 p.m. (English) and 7 p.m. (Spanish)

*St. Stanislaus Kostka Parish – 1124 Hudson Avenue, Rochester
Dec. 24, 2021 at 4 p.m.
Dec. 25, 2021 at Midnight, 9 a.m. and 11 a.m. (Polish)


*St. Monica Church – 831 Genesee Street, Rochester
Dec. 24, 2021 at 4 p.m.
Dec. 25, 2021 at 10 a.m.

*Immaculate Conception Church/St. Bridget – 445 Frederick Douglass Street, Rochester
Dec. 24, 2021 at 7p.m.
Dec. 25, 2021 at 10 a.m.

*Our Lady of Victory/St. Joseph Church – 210 Pleasant Street, Rochester
Dec. 24, 2021 at 4:30 p.m.
Dec. 25, 2021 at Midnight (Choir prelude at 11:30 p.m.) and 10 a.m.

*Southeast Rochester Catholic Community

*Blessed Sacrament Church – 534 Oxford Street, Rochester 
Dec. 24, 2021 at 3:30 p.m. and 11 p.m. (Choir program at 10:30 p.m.)

*St. Boniface Church – 330 Gregory Street, Rochester
Dec. 24, 2021 at 4 p.m. (Pageant starts at 3:45 p.m.)
Dec. 25, 2021 at 9 a.m.

*St. Mary Church – 15 St. Mary’s Place, Rochester
Dec. 24, 2021 at 4:30 p.m. 
Dec. 25, 2021 at 10:45 a.m.

*Sacred Heart Cathedral – 296 Flower City Park, Rochester
Dec. 24, 2021 at 4 p.m.
Dec. 25, 2021 at Midnight, 7 a.m. and 11:15 a.m.

Spencerport

*St. John the Evangelist Church – 55 Martha Street, Spencerport
Dec. 24, 2021 at 4 p.m., 6 p.m.
Dec. 25, 2021 at Midnight, 8 a.m. and 10:30 a.m.

Webster

*St. Paul Church – 783 Hard Road, Webster
Dec. 24, 2021 at 3 p.m. 5:30 p.m.
Dec. 25, 2021 at 10 a.m.

*St. Rita Church – 1008 Maple Drive, Webster
Dec. 24, 2021 at 3 p.m., 5 p.m. and 10 p.m.
Dec. 25, 2021 at 8 a.m. and 10:30 a.m.

*Holy Trinity Church – 1460 Ridge Rd., Webster
(Times not available as of Dec. 9)

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