Mass Schedule

The Easter Vigil in the Holy Night
April 19th
7:00pm Mass
with lighting of the New Fire.
Assembly gathers outside the Church

Easter Sunday
April 20th
7:30am Mass
9:30am Mass
11:00 am Solemn Mass of Easter


Sacred Triduum Celebrated April 17-19, 2014

All are encouraged to participate in this, our most holy liturgy of the year, celebrated over three days.  Please click here to view and/or print the three-day schedule: Sacred Triduum Schedule, 2014

St. Mary’s Parish – Meet your new Bishop!

photo (2)OUR VERY OWN celebrate with the newly ordained and installed Bishop Scharfenberger on the day of his ordination and installation.  Photo taken at “Jack’s”, one of Father John’s favorites restaurants in Albany, NY.  In photo: Father John P. Rosson, Bishop Edward Scharfenberger, and our parish representatives Mr. and Mrs. Ed &  Marge Landers.


UPDATE on Nancy Morton

Nancy Morton Nancy Morton was transferred from Sunnyview in Schenectady to The Otsego Manor on Tuesday, April 15th, to continue her rehabilitation for the stroke she suffered in the beginning of March.  Nancy has expressed her enjoyment and thanks for all the cards and notes she has received!  Now that she will back in “our neck of the woods”, we can shower her with face-to-face words of encouragement as well! She is in Room 103 on the rehab corridor called “Butternut Creek”.


Continued prayers requested for Julia Rosson

We ask your continued prayers for Julia Rosson, 97, Father John’s mother and sister of the recently deceased Mary Rosson, as she remains critically ill. Thank you!

Our New Site

Please take some time to visit the pages of our Parish Site, learn about who we are as a community of faith and the services our parish provides. And come back often! We hope you find the site full of useful information and welcome any feedback which will help us improve it!

If you are thinking about moving to the Cooperstown area, we cordially invite you to make St. Mary’s Our Lady of the Lake your parish home. Please call (607) 547-2213 or email Father John for more information

Status of the Parish

Parish status as of May 14.


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Annual Easter Appeal of the Diocese of Albany

Please take the time to read this!



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