Throughout the Vicariate of the United States, our Mercedarian friars engage in three primary ministries: parochial service; education; and hospital chaplaincies.

The United States Vicariate is located in five cities throughout the Eastern part of the United States.  However, as members of an international Order, we are present worldwide. 


Cleveland, OH 

Our friars in Cleveland reside in our oldest community in the United States and serve both St. Rocco Parish and School, and Our Lady of Mount Carmel Parish.

St. Rocco Parish

est. 1914


3205 Fulton Road

Cleveland, OH 44109

Telephone: (216)961-8331


Our Lady of Mount Carmel - West

est. 1926


6928 Detroit Ave.

Cleveland, Ohio 44102


Telephone: (216)651-5043


Le Roy, NY

Our Lady of Mercy and Saint Brigid

est. 2010


44 Lake Street

Le Roy, NY 14482


Telephone: (585) 768-6543

The friars at Our Lady of Mercy and Saint Brigid serve Our Lady of Mercy and St. Brigid Parish. 


Philadelphia, PA


Monastery of Our Lady of Mercy

est. 1978


6398 Drexel Road.

Philadelphia, PA 19151


Telephone: (215)879-0594

The Monastery of Our Lady of Mercy serves as the Headquarters of the Vicariate, as well as the residence for the friars who staff Our Lady of Lourdes Parish.


St. Petersburg, FL

St. Peter Nolasco Residence

5650 7th Ave N,

St. Petersburg, FL 33710


Telephone: (727) 345-4766

The friars at the St. Peter Nolasco Residence are active in various ministries throughout the Diocese of Saint Petersburg.


Columbus, Ohio


Holy Family Church

584 W Broad Street

Columbus, OH 43215



In addition to parish ministries and an active urban outreach, Holy Family also serves as the formation community with our junior professed friars attending the Josephinum.