Fr. Miguel Virella,

SVD, Pastor 

Bilingual English-Spanish

Fr. Paul Janvier, Associate Priest 
Fr. George Koottappillil, SVD, Associate Priest

Fr. Messan Kodjo Tettekpoe, SVD, Associate Priest

Thomas Sobieszczyk, Trustee

George Greene, Trustee

Parish Secretary 

Candace Shafto  


Administrative Staff

Mrs. Linda Menzzopane,

732-775-1056  ext. 109

Linda Popoca (Spanish)

732-775-1056  ext. 106       lpopoca@


Taina Jean (Creole)

732-775-1056 ext. 104 or 732-869-1634

Buildings and Grounds & Scheduling Events

Mark Warren


Religious Education Located within the Parish Office. Bilingual English-Spanish

Mrs. Blanca Chiriboga

Phone:  732-776-7164, ext 113 or ext 118
Fax:      732-775-8767

Contact Us

Office Hours

Monday - Friday 
9:00am to 4:00pm

Religious Education Office Hours

Monday - Thursday

9:00 am to 4:00 pm

Closed on Fridays

Mother of Mercy Parish Office 
1212 First Avenue 
Asbury Park, NJ 07712

Phone: 732-775-1056 
Fax: 732-775-8767

Our Lady of Mount 
Carmel Church 
1201 Asbury Avenue  
Asbury Park, NJ 07712 

Holy Spirit Church 
705 Second Avenue 
Asbury Park, NJ 07712


St Peter Claver

1419 Springwood Ave                                           Asbury Park, 07712                                               (732) 775-4380

2018 Mother of Mercy Parish