Our Lady of Refuge Church
Our Lady of Refuge Church is a Roman Catholic Parish that has been serving the people of the Midwood Section of Brooklyn since 1911. Originally founded by Irish and German Catholics it now serves some 30 nationalities and three language groups — English, Spanish and Creole.
Mass is said several times per day at Our Lady of Refuge. For Mass times on Holy Days of Obligation or on National Holidays please visit the news section of this website. Our Lady of Refuge serves the social needs of all, regardless of a person's religious affiliation. The parish offers many services to the community including a food pantry that provides for 300 households each week.
We hope you will feel welcome and at home at Our Lady of Refuge and get involved in the many activities of the parish.
Latest Parish News
- Brooklyn Pipe Organ Encounter: July 26-31, 2015
Pipe Organ Encounter in Brooklyn Summer 2015 Twenty-one young organists (and future organists) will be coming to Brooklyn, NY to spend a week studying and playing the pipe organ.
- Corpus Christi – we will celebrate this Feast this Saturday at the 5pm Mass
Christ’s body and blood; I am you are we are the body and blood of Christ The Eucharist and us united in Him The body of Christ, the Church, the Corpus Christi