Immaculate Conception/St. Bridget’s Church is a Christ-centered, Catholic faith community who live our baptismal call to love and worship God, to love our neighbor, to preach the Good News of Jesus Christ, to build up the community of faith and hope in our God, Father, Son and Holy Spirit—and to serve those in need. As a faith community our worship of God reflects and celebrates the cultural gifts and diversity of the members of the Church. 

Immaculate Conception/St. Bridget’s Church

Est. 1849

A Roman Catholic Community of African American Tradition


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Ministries, Groups &



Church History

1847 –1962

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1966 –Present


445 Frederick Douglass Street

Rochester, NY 14608

Office & Rectory Ph. (585) 325-3893

Office Hours 8:30 pm - 4:30 pm, Mon., Tues. Thurs.


Mass – Sunday 10:00 am


Sacrament of Reconciliation –

(Please call Fr. Bradler to make arrangements)


E-mail address —

Web Address—



Fr. Robert BradlerTemporary Assisting Priest


Deacon Mark Bovenzi—Pastoral Administrator


Deacon Richard Rall


Tracy Jordan – Parish Secretary/Bookkeeper


Stephen St. James – Facilities Director


Myrtle Fontenette & Harry Pierre-Philippe

Religious Education Coordinators


Gloria Brooks—Music Director


 - Vatican

 - Diocese of Rochester

 - St. Joseph’s House of Hospitality

 - Mt. Hope Family Center

 - Catholic Courier

 - CornHill Neighbors Association


“Through it All…….Enduring Faith”

November 13-15 2014

Immaculate Conception/St. Bridget’s Church

Thu & Fri 6:30—9 pm

Sat. 9:30—Noon

Black Catholic Revival,  November 13—15

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