Immaculate Conception/
St. Bridget’s Church


A Roman Catholic Community of the African American Tradition

"We've Come This Far by Faith"

Mass Times

Sunday mornings 10am
Special Liturgies: Weekdays 6pm

Contact Us

445 Frederick Douglass Street Rochester, NY 14608 Office & Rectory Ph. (585) 325-3893
Office Hours 8:30 pm - 4:30 pm, Tuesday, Thursday, & Friday

Sacraments of Reconciliation

"By Appointment"

Sacraments of Marriage

"Pre-Cana is Diocesan Requirement Arrangements should be made at least six months in advanced"


"Please call the church office to make arrangements. New members of the parish community are most welcome. Registration cards are available in the church gathering space and church office"


Parish and Finance Council

The Parish Council is the advisory council to the Pastoral Administrator of the church. The Finance Council is advisory to the Pastoral Administrator regarding the finances of the church.

Pastoral Council

The council organizes, coordinates, evaluates and supports activities within the parish. The Parish council presents members of the parish with opportunities to participate in encouraging, guiding and directing parish life and community. The council makes recommendations to the pastoral administrator.
Time commitment: Members Meetings are the first Saturday of the month, February–April, June, August, October, December, except during Advent and Lent.

Finance Council

The Finance Council reviews and approves budget, monitors and offers council on the fiscal well-being of the parish throughout the year.

Buildings & Grounds

This committee monitors the condition and needs of all parish/school facilities; maintains long-range plan, reviews major projects, and provides hands-on support for carpentry, snow removal, parking assistance, gardening and other activities per individual talents.

Counting Teams

The counting team count, record and prepare reports for weekend and other collections.
Time commitment: is about one hour per scheduled assignments. Assignments are rotated throughout the month.