Confirmation 2014

St. Mary Parish, Franklin, MA

SVdP Friends of the Poor Walk: Sept. 27

CORI Weekends Sept. 27/28 and Oct. 4/5

Living Every Day with Passion and Purpose


Saturday Vigil:

  4:00 p.m.


  7:30 a.m.
  9:00 a.m. - One Mass, separate homilies for adults 
                     and children
10:30 a.m.
12:00 noon
  5:00 p.m. - (From Sept. to May) Contemporary music  
                      Designed for teens and young adults.  All are


Monday-Friday: 7:00 a.m.
Saturday:            8:00 a.m.

Holy Days:

Consult bulletin or calendar

Masses for the homebound:

Sunday Mass can be seen on Channel 56 at 7:00 a.m. or check for listings.

St. Mary's upper church is wheelchair-accessible and air-conditioned.
St. Mary's Chapel (lower church) is wheelchair-accessible.

Pastoral Staff:

Fr. Brian F. Manning 

Fr. Anthony Le
Parochial Vicar

Fr. John Sullivan 
Parochial Vicar

Nan Rafter 
Pastoral Associate / Parish Nurse
Health and Homebound Ministry Coordinator

Rectory office is open from 9:00 a.m.-4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday.
Telephone: 508-528-0020

If you are new to the parish, please introduce yourself after Mass or at the rectory. We want to know and serve you. We hope you will support your parish by your prayers, your presence, and your talents.




Our Faith

Feast of St. Rocco






Of Interest

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Encyclical: Lumen Fidei more >>>

iCatholic Magazine: September more >>>

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The Pilot more >>>

Our Parish

The Rock Youth Ministry events more >>>

Teen Choir rehearsal: Sept. 21 at 3:15 in the upper church

Mass at nursing home: Sept. 23

Grade 1, Rel. Ed. registration: Thurs., Sept. 25, from 7:00 a.m - 7:00 p.m. Check bulletin

4th Annual SVdP Friends of the Poor Walk: Sept. 27 more >>>

1st Grand Annual Weekend: Oct. 4/5

Spirituality Sunday program: Oct. 5 and Nov. 9 following the 10:30 a.m. Mass downstairs in the church hall. Check bulletin 

Mass at Forge Hill: Oct. 8

Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults (RCIA) begins Thurs., Oct. 9, at 7:30 p.m. in conference room, lower church

First meeting of Catholic Women's Club: Oct. 16

Mass at nursing home: Oct. 28

Mass of Remembrance: Nov. 1 at 11:00 a.m.

2nd Grand Annual Weekend: Nov. 1/2

Respect Life Committee invites parishioners to join: check bulletin

Prayer for the new school year more >>>

Join a ministry for the fall more >>>

The Adult and Children's Choirs are looking for singers more >>>

2014 Religious Ed. schedules more >>>

Photo gallery of pipe replacement more >>>

Sponsor a Respect Life Rose more >>>

Online Giving more >>>

Divine Mercy Holy Hour every Sunday at 3:00 p.m. more >>>

Rosary Devotion every Sunday at 8:00 p.m.

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list more >>>

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