COVID-19 Update. 

We will update as things change.   Any questions, please call the Parish Office  at 585-248-5993

Thank you for coming to the St. John of Rochester Website during these trying days of the Covid-19 Crisis. I pray each day for you, all our members and friends, for your safety and health and that of your families as well. We will continue to serve you, although remotely, as is necessary.  Please watch this website not only for those services already available , live stream etc. as well as those we will implement in coming days.  We are praying for you and we are here for you.  Please use our email or phone voice mail to connect with us found on our Staff page.  May God Bless us All in these difficult days.


Fr. Peter

For those new to our site, below are some QUICK LINKS that we think will be helpful.

To access the links, click on the blue squares.


Weekend Masses

Saturday Mass 5:00 pm

Sunday Mass 7:30am, 9:00am & 11:00am 

Daily Mass

Monday - Thursday at 6:30 am  &  8:30 am

Friday & Saturday 8:30am

Pray the Rosary 

Mon. Wed 7:00 PM

Stations of the Cross Holy Hour

Friday 7:00 PM

24/7 Eucharistic Adoration

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Sunday Bulletin

Re-Watch Sunday Mass

Weekly Offering:


SJR depends on the weekly offerings made by our members.  If you are able, please send your envelope or check by mail to our Office: 8 Wickford Way, Fairport, NY   14450.  Thank you so much for the nearly 300 who have signed up for Electronic Giving. That steady stream of income is dependable and I am so grateful.  If you would like to begin using this option,  here is the link to the form 

Please complete the form, include a voided check and mail it to Pat Bianchi our Business Manager at the Parish address. Thank you so much for your support.

Be Understanding, Compassionate, Hopeful and Helpful.

*NOTE Effective Immediately

 Bishop Salvatore R. Matano  has dispensed all the faithful of the Diocese of Rochester from the Lenten Fast regarding meat on Fridays of Lent and Good Friday.  

Recent Updates/Cancellations/Postponements

3/20/2020 St. John of Rochester has SUSPENDED all activities on its campus until further notice.

St.John of Rochester will continue to 

  • Funerals will be arranged through your funeral director or call Fr. Peter Clifford at 585-248-5993 x15

  • If your need for the Sacrament of Penance is immediate and serious contact Fr. Peter Clifford at 585-248-5993 xt15

  • Daily and Weekend Masses are live-streamed

  • Parish Offices are closed. 

  • Pre Cana rescheduled to May 30th.

  • Donations of food for Christian Services or Perinton Food Cupboard can be left in the grey box by the parish front door

  • Woman's Retreat is Postponed, the date will be announced.

  • Blood Drive at SJR is canceled for April 17.  However, please contact the Red Cross directly, they are still in need of donations.

  • Please don't hesitate to contact Fr. Peter and the Parish staff, we are here for you. You may reach us by email or phone at 585-248-5993 and then by dialing the appropriate extension.  If we are unavailable, please leave a message and we will call you back as soon as possible. 

  • You may also get a hold of us by clicking this link Leave Us a Message

3/16/2020  The Diocese of Rochester has to suspend public masses until further notice.     

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  8 Wickford Way
 Fairport, NY 14450

Parish Office: 585 - 248-5993, Fax: 585- 387-0517

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