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
- Our Lady of Guadalupe – Dec. 11th at 7:30pm
Please join our Mexican brothers and sisters as they celebrate the Patroness of Mexico, Our Lady of Guadalupe. Sunday, December 11th at 7:30pm in the Church. El domingo 11 de diciembrecelebraremos la Santa Misa en Honor a NuestraSantísima Madre, bajo la Advocación de la Virgen de Guadalupe, Padrona de Mejico y Reina de las Americas, […]
- Christmas Pageant – Dec. 16th
Our Religious Ed students will be putting on a Christmas Pageant Friday, December 16th at 7:00 pm in the church. They will reenact the nativity of Christ’s birth. All are invited. We are also asking that you donate non-perishable food for our food pantry.