134 Farmington Ave. Hartford, CT 06105 860-541-6491

The Office for Black Catholic Ministries is now the responsibility of the Coordinator of Faith and Culture, Father Jose Mercado, 860-242-5573.



Even though Black Catholics are scattered throughout the Archdiocese of Hartford, the following churches provide Masses that reflect the diverse cultures of some of the African American Catholics living in the Archdiocese:

St. Martin de Porres Church, 136 Dixwell Avenue, New Haven, CT 06511, 203-624-9944
Sunday Masses: 7:30 a.m., 9:00 a.m., 11:00 a.m.
Weekday Masses: 7:30 a.m. except Wednesday

St. Michael Church, 7 Clark Street, Hartford, CT 06120, 860-522-6184
Sunday Mass: 9:00 a.m.
Sunday Mass: 1:30 p.m. (Spanish)

St. Justin Church, 230 Blue Hills Avenue, Hartford, CT 06112, 860-246-6897
Sunday Mass: 11:00 a.m. (English)
Sunday Mass: 4:00 p.m. (Creole)
Weekday Mass: 8:00 a.m.

St. Mary Church, 15 Maplewood Avenue, East Hartford, CT 06108, 860-290-1880
Sunday Mass: 2:00 p.m. (Ghanian language)

Our Lady of Mount Carmel, 109 Goodwill Avenue, Meriden, CT 06451, 203-235-6381
Mass: Third Sunday of Every Month, 1:30 p.m. (Ebo)

For information contact:
Father Jose Mercado
Coordinator of Faith and Culture