Browsing the December 2017 archive of Blog

Funeral for Doris Lattrell Thursday (12/28) at 10:00 AM

Posted by Parish Staff on 12/26/17


Our parishioner, Doris Lattrell, died on Thursday, December 21st. We extend our prayerful condolences to her son, Ted (Alice) and her daughter Judy Koob (Dennis) and to all of her family and friends. The Liturgy of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Thursday, December 28th, at 10 AM, by ... Read More »

Christmas Mass Schedule

Posted by Ms. Jeanne Brzycki on 12/17/17

Our Christmas Mass Schedule is as follows:

Christmas Eve, December 24th4 PM (Choir Mass)6 PM (Mass with Children's Christmas Pageant)12 AM (Midnight Mass)

Christmas Day, December 25th10 AM

Note that we have an obligation to celebrate both the Fourth Sunday of Advent (December 23/24) AND Christmas. They are ... Read More »

MA Bishops Respond to MA Medical Society's Change in Position on Physician-Assisted Suicide

Posted by Parish Staff on 12/05/17

The Massachusetts Medical Society has changed its position on Physician-Assisted Suicide from one of opposition to one of neutrality. The society's governing board made this change last Friday after more than four hours of debate on the issue, according to an article appearing on

In response to ... Read More »

Holy Day of Obligation This Friday (12/8)

Posted by Parish Staff on 12/04/17

On Friday, December 8th, the Church celebrates the Solemnity of the Immaculate Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary. This Solemnity celebrates our belief in the conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary, free from original sin, by virtue of the foreseen merits of her son Jesus Christ. The Church teaches us that, while Mary was conceived by normal biological ... Read More »