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(*) 2021 TLM Schedule — October

Sunday Masses:

Traditional Latin Mass is offered each Sunday at 11:15 AM by Latin Mass Community Chaplain Father Dennis Bonsignore at St. Thomas the Apostle Church in Irondequoit, NY. The next will be on Sunday, October 17th.

Friday Masses:

  • Father Peter Mottola, Pastor of Peace of Christ parish, celebrates the Traditional Latin Mass at St. John the Evangelist Church, 553 Humbolt St, just off North Winton Rd. in Rochester, NY 14610 at 7:00 AM each Friday. Next: Friday October 15th.

First Saturday Mass

Father Anthony Amato, Parochial Administrator of St. Peter’s Parish, offered a First Saturday TLM at St. Dominic Church in Shortsville, NY on October 2nd at 10:00 AM, Feast of the Holy Guardian Angels. The November First Saturday will be on November 6th.


Articles and information which may be of interest regarding the Traditional Latin Mass:

Divine timing? Epic film on Latin Mass released – LifeSite (  Released August 15, 2021:                                                     MASS OF THE AGES: Episode 1 — Discover the Traditional Latin Mass (4K) – YouTube

The Traditional Latin Mass: A first-timer’s guide (

The Priest Praying for Himself at Mass – OnePeterFive