2023 Christmas Masses for Monroe County - Catholic Courier
The Holy Family is depicted in a Christmas creche. (Courier file photo)

The Holy Family is depicted in a Christmas creche. (Courier file photo)

2023 Christmas Masses for Monroe County

The following list of 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.

Brighton

*Our Lady Queen of Peace Church –  601 Edgewood Ave, Rochester
Dec. 24, 2023 at 4:30 p.m. (with Children’s Nativity Pageant)
Dec. 25, 2023 at 9 a.m.

*St. Thomas More Church – 2617 East Avenue, Rochester
Dec. 24, 2023 at 4:30 p.m. (with Children’s Nativity Pageant) and 10 p.m.
Dec. 25, 2023 at 11 a.m.

*Our Lady of Lourdes Church – 150 Varinna Drive, Rochester
Dec. 24, 2023 at 5:30 p.m. and 10 p.m.
Dec. 25, 2023 at 9:30 a.m.

*St. Anne Church – 1600 Mt. Hope Avenue, Rochester
Dec. 24, 2023 at 4 p.m.
Dec. 25, 2023 at Midnight and 11 a.m.

Brockport

Church of the Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary – 152 Main Street, Brockport
Dec. 24, 2023 at 1:30 p.m. (Spanish) and 4 p.m.
Dec. 25, 2023 at 10 a.m.

Charlotte

*Holy Cross Church – 4492 Lake Avenue, Rochester
December 24, 2023 at 4 p.m.
December 25, 2023 at Midnight (candlelight service) and 9:30 a.m.

Chili

*St. Pius Tenth Church – 3010 Chili Avenue, Rochester
Dec. 24, 2023 at 4 p.m., 6 p.m., and 11 p.m.
Dec. 25, 2023 at 9:30 a.m.

Reservations required for 4 p.m. Mass only. Online reservations begin Dec. 18 at 9 a.m. and go until Dec. 22 at 11 a.m. (https://saintpiustenth.org/masses/); Phone reservations are Dec. 18-21 from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. and Dec. 22 from 9 a.m. – 11 a.m.

*St. Christopher Church – 3350 Union Street, North Chili
Dec. 24, 2023 at 4 p.m. and 7 p.m.
Dec. 25, 2023 at 10 a.m.

Churchville/Scottsville/Caledonia

St. Martin de Porres Parish 
*St. Columbia Church – 198 North Street, Caledonia
Dec. 24, 2023 at 4 p.m. (Choir begins at 3:30 p.m.)

*St. Mary Church – 99 Main Street, Scottsville
Dec. 25, 2023 at 9 a.m. (Choir begins at 8:40 a.m.)

*St. Vincent de Paul Church – 11 North Main Street, Churchville
Dec. 24, 2023 at 9 p.m. (Choir begins at 8 p.m.)

East Rochester

*St. Jerome Church – 207 Garfield Street, East Rochester
Dec. 24, 2023 at 4 p.m. and 10 p.m.
Dec. 25, 2023 at 8 a.m. and 10 a.m.

Fairport

*St. John of Rochester Parish – 8 Wickford Way, Fairport
Dec. 24, 2023 at 3 p.m., 5 p.m., 7 p.m., 10 p.m.
Dec. 25, 2023 at 9 a.m. and 10:30 a.m.

*Church of the Resurrection – 63 Mason Road, Fairport
Dec. 24, 2023 at 4:30 p.m. and 8 p.m.
Dec. 25, 2023 at 10 a.m.

*Church of the Assumption – 20 East Avenue, Fairport
Dec. 24, 2023 at 4 p.m., 6 p.m. and 10 p.m.
Dec. 25, 2023 at 8:30 a.m.

Gates

*The Parish of the Holy Family – 4100 Lyell Road, Rochester
Dec. 24, 2023 at 4 p.m., 7 p.m. (Vietnamese Mass) and 9:30 p.m.
Dec. 25, 2023 at Midnight, 9 a.m. and 11:30 a.m. (Vietnamese Mass)

*St. Theodore Church – 168 Spencerport Road, Gates
Dec. 24, 2023 at 4:30 p.m. and 10 p.m.
Dec. 25, 2023 at 10 a.m.

Greece

*St. Charles Borromeo Church – 3003 Dewey Avenue, Rochester
Dec. 24, 2023 at 3 p.m., 5 p.m. and 9 p.m.
Dec. 25, 2023 at 9:30 a.m.

*St. John the Evangelist Church – 2400 West Ridge Road, Rochester
Dec. 24, 2023 at 4 p.m. (with children’s choir beginning at 3:45 p.m.) and 10 p.m. (with adult choir beginning at 9:30 p.m.)
Dec. 25, 2023 at 8 a.m. (with cantor) and 10 a.m. (with adult choir beginning at 9:45 a.m.)

*St. Lawrence Church – 1000 N. Greece Road, Rochester
Dec. 24, 2023 at 4 p.m. and 9 p.m.
Dec. 25, 2023 at 8 a.m. and 10 a.m.

*St. Mark Church – 54 Kuhn Road, Rochester
Dec. 24, 2023 at 4 p.m. and 10 p.m.
Dec. 25, 2023 at 8:30 a.m. and 11 a.m.

*Our Mother of Sorrows Church – 5000 Mt. Read Blvd., Rochester
Dec. 24, 2023 at 4 p.m. and 10 p.m. (candelight service)
Dec. 25, 2023 at 10 a.m.

Hamlin

*St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Church – 3747 Brick Schoolhouse Road, Hamlin
Dec. 24, 2023 at 6:30 p.m. and 10:30 p.m. (Preludes start at 10 p.m., candle lighting at 10:20 p.m.)

Henrietta/Rush

St. Marianne Cope Parish 

*Guardian Angels Church – 2061 E. Henrietta Rd., Rochester
Dec. 24, 2023 at 3:30 p.m. and 5:30 p.m.
Dec. 25, 2023 at Midnight (Carols begin at 11:30 p.m.) and 10 a.m.

Hilton

*St. Leo the Great Church – 167 Lake Avenue, Hilton
Dec. 24, 2023 at 4 p.m. and 11 p.m.
Dec. 25, 2023 at 10:30 a.m.

Irondequoit

Peace of Christ Parish

*St. Ambrose Church – 25 Empire Blvd., Rochester
Dec. 24, 2023 at 4p.m. and 11 p.m.
Dec. 25, 2023 at 10:30 a.m.

*St. John Church – 553 Humboldt Street, Rochester
Dec. 24, 2023 at 4 p.m.
Dec. 25, 2023 at Midnight, preceded by carols at 11:30 p.m.

*St. James Church – Brett Road, Rochester
Dec. 24, 2023 at 4 p.m. 
Dec. 25, 2023 at 8:30 a.m.

St. Kateri Tekawitha Parish

*Christ the King Church – 445 Kings Highway South, Rochester
Dec. 24, 2023 at 10 p.m. (Christmas Carols at 9:30 p.m.)
Dec. 25, 2023 at 11 a.m.

*St. Margaret Mary Church – 401 Rogers Parkway, Rochester
Dec. 24, 2023 at 4 p.m.
Dec. 25, 2023 at 9:30 a.m.

*St. Cecilia Church – 2732 Culver Road, Rochester
Dec. 25, 2023 at 8 a.m.

*St. Kateri Latin Mass Community at St. Thomas Apostle Church – 4536 St Paul Blvd, Rochester
Dec. 24, 2023 at 4 p.m. (English)
Dec. 25, 2023 at 9 a.m. (English) and 11:15 a.m. (Latin High Mass)

Mendon

*St. Catherine of Siena Church – 26 Mendon-Ionia Road, Mendon
Dec. 24, 2023 at 3 p.m. and 10 p.m.

Penfield

*Church of the Holy Spirit – 1355 Hatch Road, Webster
Dec. 24, 2023 at 3 p.m., 5 p.m. and 11 p.m.
Dec. 25, 2023 at 8:30 a.m. and 11 a.m.

*St. Joseph Church – 43 Gebhardt Road, Penfield
Dec. 24, 2023 at 2:30 p.m., 4:30 p.m., 6:30 p.m. and 11 p.m. 
Dec. 25, 2023 at 9 a.m. and 11 a.m. 

Pittsford

*Church of the Transfiguration – 50 West Bloomfield Rd, Pittsford
Dec. 24, 2023 at 3:30 p.m. and 5:30 p.m.
Dec. 25, 2023 at 10 a.m.

*St. Louis Church – 64 South Main Street, Pittsford
Dec. 24, 2023 at 4:30 p.m. (overflow will be in the parish meeting hall) and 10 p.m. (Christmas concert before Mass at 9:30 p.m.)
Dec. 25, 2023 at 8 a.m., 10:30 a.m. (with choir and blessing of toys) and 12:30 p.m.

*The Hermance Family Chapel of St. Basil the Great at St. John Fisher University – 3690 East Avenue, Pittsford
Dec. 24, 2023 at 4 p.m. (Caroling at 3:45 p.m.)

Rochester

*Holy Apostles Church – 530 Lyell Avenue, Rochester
Dec. 24, 2023 at 4 p.m. (English) and 6 p.m. (Spanish)
Dec. 25, 2023 at 10 a.m. (Spanish)

St. Frances Xavier Cabrini Parish

*St. Michael Church – 869 North Clinton Avenue, Rochester
Dec. 25, 2023 at Midnight (English)
Dec. 25, 2023 at 11 a.m. (Spanish)

*Annunciation Church – 1754 Norton Street, Rochester
Dec. 24, 2023 at 4 p.m. (English)
Dec. 25, 2023 at 9:30 a.m. (Spanish)

*Corpus Christi – 864 E. Main Street, Rochester
Dec. 24, 2023 at 4 p.m. (English) and 7 p.m. (Spanish)

*St. Stanislaus Kostka Parish – 1124 Hudson Avenue, Rochester
Dec. 24, 2023 at 4 p.m. (Family Mass, Christmas Pageant)
Dec. 25, 2023 at Midnight (English and Polish), 9 a.m. (English) and 11 a.m. (Polish)

*St. Monica Church – 831 Genesee Street, Rochester
Dec. 24, 2023 at 4 p.m. (with Christmas pageant)
Dec. 25, 2023 at 10 a.m.

*Immaculate Conception Church/St. Bridget – 445 Frederick Douglass Street, Rochester
(Masses at St. Monica Church)

*Our Lady of Victory/St. Joseph Church – 210 Pleasant Street, Rochester
Dec. 25, 2023 at Midnight (Prelude at 11:30 p.m.) and 10 a.m.

*Southeast Rochester Catholic Community

*Blessed Sacrament Church – 534 Oxford Street, Rochester 
Dec. 24, 2023 at 3:30 p.m.
Dec. 25, 2023 at 10:30 a.m.

*St. Boniface Church – 330 Gregory Street, Rochester
Dec. 24, 2023 at 4 p.m. (With pageant)
Dec. 25, 2023 at 9 a.m.

*St. Mary Church – 15 St. Mary’s Place, Rochester
Dec. 24, 2023 at 4:30 p.m. and 11 p.m.

*Sacred Heart Cathedral – 296 Flower City Park, Rochester
Dec. 24, 2023 at 4 p.m.
Dec. 25, 2023 at Midnight, 7 a.m., 9:15 a.m. and 11:15 a.m.

Spencerport

*St. John the Evangelist Church – 55 Martha Street, Spencerport
Dec. 24, 2023 at 3:30 p.m. and 6 p.m.
Dec. 25, 2023 at Midnight, 8 a.m. and 10 a.m.

Webster

*St. Paul Church – 783 Hard Road, Webster
Dec. 24, 2023 at 4 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. (Caroling at 6 p.m.)
Dec. 25, 2023 at 10 a.m.

*St. Rita Church – 1008 Maple Drive, Webster
Dec. 24, 2023 at 3 p.m., 5 p.m. and 10 p.m.
Dec. 25, 2023 at 9 a.m.

*Holy Trinity Church – 1460 Ridge Rd., Webster
Dec. 24, 2023 at 4 p.m. (Children’s Mass), 6:30 p.m., 10 p.m.
Dec. 25, 2023 at 10:30 a.m. (Bishop Matano will be presiding)

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