• Please pray for our doctors, nurses, researchers and all medical professionals who seek to heal and help those affected and who put themselves at risk in the process.
  • Our Lady of Victory Church
    Our Lady of Victory Church
  • Pray, fast and give alms, not to earn the joy of Easter, but to be ready to drink it in.
  • "Everyone is always welcome at Our Lady of Victory Church"
  • Sunday Mass Schedule
    Sunday Mass Schedule
    Saturday at 5:00PM Sunday at 8:30AM & 10:30AM.
  • Each of Us is a Masterpiece of God's Creation.
  • Our Lady of Victory is a welcoming Catholic community dedicated to the mission to Know, Love and Serve God by living the Eucharist,

Holy Week & Easter Celebrations

Due to the corona virus and the fact that Governor Wolf has put Monroe County shelter-in-place restrictions, all future public activities and services in the Church are cancelled or postponed. For the same reason, all Holy Week and Easter Celebrations and Masses are also cancelled.

We will put these celebrations and ceremonies on our website and facebook page. The dates and times will be forthcoming.

OLV Mass – 5th Sunday of Lent

Bishop Bambera’s Message to the Faithful March 25th, 2020

Online Contributions

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We are grateful for your support of our church. Online Giving allows you to make contributions to our church without writing checks or worrying about cash donations.  Read More… 
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This Week In Our Parish

Sunday (03/29/20)

All scheduled events for this week have been
cancelled.

However, the Church will be open each day for those
who may want to stop by and pray. There are
Stations of the Cross and other Prayer Books in the
Church for your use.

All meetings and gatherings are cancelled.

Diocesan Annual Appeal 93% of Goal


We are ever so close to making our parish goal of $55,000.  We are presently at 93% ($51,184) of that goal, just about four thousand short. And that’s from just 294 pledges and gifts. A few more gifts and we can go over the top so that we can help others. Thank you for your support and generosity. We are slowly inching closer to our goal. “Serving in Faith with Hope and Gratitude.” ….. Read More

Elijah Cup Program

The Elijah Cup Program is sponsored by our Holy Name Society. It is a program of prayer to help increase vocations to the priesthood and religious life in the Church. You would receive the Elijah Cup at Mass, take it home, and offer prayers all week for vocations. A program book is provided. Sign up today.

Stay Connected With Our Parish

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Receive Emails or Text Messages as reminders to the gatherings, happenings & events in our parish.

“All life has inestimable value even the weakest and most vulnerable, the sick, the old, the unborn and the poor, are masterpieces of God’s creation, made in his own image, destined to live forever, and deserving of the utmost reverence and respect.” Pope Francis

Parish Mission Statement

Our Lady of Victory is a welcoming Catholic community dedicated to the mission to Know, Love and Serve God by living the Eucharist,

Parish Registration

We always welcome new members to our Parish family. Registration is important to us so that we may serve your spiritual needs. Call the office to register in the parish. One must be registered in the parish in order to celebrate the Sacraments of Baptism and Marriage or be granted letters of eligibility for sponsorship of Baptism and Confirmation.

Message from Fr. Rich

FRIDAY ABSTINENCE

Bishop Joseph C. Bambera has granted a dispensation from the obligation to abstain from meat for this Friday, March 27, 2020 and next Friday, April 4, 2020. The obligation of fasting and abstinence still applies on Good Friday, April 10, 2020.

Video Archives

New website page added to view videos previously posted to this website.  Page can be accessed via HOME —  VIDEO ARCHIVES menu selection.

Scheduled Events

  • Mass – Daily and Weekend
  • Stations of the Cross
  • Fish Fry
  • CORNED BEEF & CABBAGE LUNCH/DINNER sponsored by the Knights of Columbus Sunday, March 22nd
  • Trivia Games : March 21st, April 4th & April 18th

News and Announcements

Mass Celebration Suspended

The Diocese of Scranton has suspended Mass celebrations. Our Lady of Victory Church will remain open daily for private prayer from 8am to 5pm.

Diocesan Annual Appeal – 93% of Goal Reached

We are ever so close to making our parish goal of $55,000. We are presently at 92% of that goal, just about four thousand short. A few more gifts and we can go over the top so that we can help others. Please consider making a pledge or donation to the Appeal. Appeal envelopes are on the table in the Narthex and you can just drop off your pledges and donations in the Sunday basket or mail them directly to the Diocese.

Our Lenten Journey

SEASON OF LENT – We begin our Lenten journey being signed with the Ashes reminding us of our mortality and need for repentance. As we go through Lent with prayer, fasting and alms giving as our direction, we will be renewed and strengthened in faith.

Parish Food Pantry Donations Needed

OUR FOOD PANTRY IS LOW …. Could you help us in trying to restock our parish food pantry? Every first Sunday of the month is helping Hands Sunday as we collect nonperishable food items to support and stock our parish food pantry

Memorial Bricks

We are presently taking brick orders to be installed in the Spring. So if you wish to place a Memorial Brick along the path leading to the Shrine of Our Lady of Life, there are applications on the table in the Narthex. This is a beautiful tribute to remember a loved one or a special occasion in your life.

Stay Connected With Our Parish

Receive emails or text Messages as reminders to the gatherings, happenings & events in our parish. Click the link above for more information.

Sponsor A Community Dinner Meal

We sponsor a free monthly community dinner for those in need. If you wish to sponsor a monthly meal, please place your donation in an envelope marked Community Dinner and inside list a particular month if you wish and the name you wish displayed.

Parish Golf Tournament

GOLF TOURNAMENT COMMITTEE will meet on Sunday, March 1st at 6:00 P.M.
After a one year hiatus, we will once again be sponsoring our parish golf tournament on Wednesday, September 9, 2020 at Hideaway Golf Course in Kresgeville

Fall Harvest Artisan Craft Fair

Join us for a craft show featuring all hand crafted items. Delicious homemade food and baked items and-made Quilt & Basket Raffle. October 24, 2020 from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. FREE ADMISSION

Events

CATHOLIC TRIVIA EVENINGS

March 7, 2020 – April 21, 2020
6:00 pm

All scheduled events cancelled until further notice.

Community Dinner

April 19, 2020
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Eating in- Canceled;   Take Outs only.

Baptism Class

April 19, 2020
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Postponed until next month

Finance Committee Meeting

April 28, 2020
6:00 pm

Finance Committee will meet on Tuesday, April 28th  at 6:00 pm Agenda will include: First Quarter Report 2020 Budget for 2019-2020 Capital Expenditures