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K of C Council 10698 FUNdraiser

Posted by Parish Staff on 6/11/18

 

ALL DAY on Saturday, June 30th, the Friendly's restaurant at 529 Memorial Drive, Chicopee will donate 20% of their sales from purchases using the attached paper voucher. Please print the attached document for your use and give it to as many friends, neighbors and co-workers as you can to help us raise funds to continue ... Read More »

Mr. Andrew Pierz, Father of Fr. Pierz Passes

Posted by Parish Staff on 6/11/18

We are saddened to report that Mr. Andrew Pierz, the father of our former Parochial Vicar, Fr. Michael Pierz, died unexpectedly while traveling in Poland. Please keep Mr. Pierz' soul in your prayers as well as his wife Mariola, his sons, Fr. Michael and Mark, and all of his ... Read More »

Funeral for Francis Loftus Tuesday (5/21) at 11:00 AM

Posted by Parish Staff on 5/25/18

Our parishioner,Francis P. Loftus, died on Wednesday, May 23rd. We extend our prayerful condolences to all of his family and friends. The Liturgy of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Tuesday, May 29th at 11 AM at St. Francis of Assisi Church, located at 24 Jabish Street in Belchertown.  Burial ... Read More »

Deacon Bill Retires

Posted by Parish Staff on 5/20/18

This past week Deacon Bill Brawner informed Bishop Mitchell Rozanski of his intention to retire from active ministry.  We extend to Deacon Bill our collective thanks for his years of service here at St. Francis of Assisi Parish. It is his desire that he exit quietly, which we ... Read More »

MOVIE REVIEW: ‘Pope Francis: A Man of His Word’

Posted by Parish Staff on 5/18/18

MOVIE REVIEW: ‘Pope Francis: A Man of His Word’

NATIONALBy John Mulderig, Catholic News Service

 

NEW YORK (CNS) — Veteran filmmaker Wim Wenders respectfully profiles the current successor of St. Peter in the well-crafted, sometimes moving documentary “Pope Francis: A Man of His Word” (Focus). Though Wenders also ... Read More »

Funeral for Edmund Pepin Thursday (5/17) at 11 AM

Posted by Parish Staff on 5/16/18

Our parishioner, Edmund J. Pepin, Jr., died on Sunday, May 13th. We extend our prayerful condolences his wife, Linda, and to all of his family and friends. The Liturgy of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Thursday, May 17th at 11 AM at St. Francis of Assisi Church, located ... Read More »

Funeral for Jennie M. McCullough Thursday (5/3) at 10:00 AM

Posted by Ms. Jeanne Brzycki on 5/01/18

Our parishioner, Jennie McCullough, died on Monday, April 30th. We extend our prayerful condolences to all of her family and friends. The Liturgy of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Thursday, May 3rd at 10 AM at St. Francis of Assisi Church, located at 24 Jabish Street in Belchertown.  Burial ... Read More »

2018 Holy Week Schedule

Posted by Ms. Jeanne Brzycki on 3/23/18

Saturday, March 24: VIGIL, PALM SUNDAY4:00 PM MassSunday, March 25: PALM SUNDAYMass at 8:00 AM and 10:30 AM2:30 PM Parish ReconciliationMonday, March 268:00 AM Mass7:00 PM Chrism Mass(St. Michael’s Cathedral, 260 State Street, Springfield)Tuesday, March 278:00 AM MassWednesday, March 288:00 AM Mass6:00 PM Stations of the Cross6:30 PM MassThursday, March ... Read More »

Daily Mass Cancelled for Tuesday (3/13)

Posted by Ms. Jeanne Brzycki on 3/12/18

****WEATHER ALERT**** Due to the predicted snow, Belchertown schools are closed on Tuesday, March 13th. Therefore, Daily Mass has been canceled. The Mass intention will be rescheduled. If you need to be on the road, we pray that you will travel in safety.

Funeral for Anita Peloquin Friday (3/9) at 10:00 AM

Posted by Parish Staff on 3/08/18

Our parishioner, Anita Peloquin, died on Saturday, March 3rd. We extend our prayerful condolences to all of her family and friends. The Liturgy of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Friday, March 9th at 10 AM at St. Francis of Assisi Church, located at 24 Jabish Street in ... Read More »