Lent a Season fo Renewal

St. Mary Parish, Franklin, MA

Inter-Generational Afternoon Social, March 8, 3:30-5:00 p.m.

Digital Lenten Calendar

Synod on the Family Survey

Daily Lenten Schedule



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 http://www.catholictv.com 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 bmanning@stmarysfranklin.org 

Fr. Anthony Le ale@stmarysfranklin.org
Parochial Vicar

Fr. John Sullivan jsullivan@stmarysfranklin.org 
Parochial Vicar

Nan Rafter nrafter@stmarysfranklin.org 
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.




Pope Francis' Visit

Our Faith

Feast of St. Rocco






Of Interest

St. Therese of Lisieux's sister more >>>

Snow Fall and the Grace of God more >>>

The Morning Offering more >>>

Pope's Message for Lent 2015 more >>>

Year of Consecrated Life began Nov. 30 more >>>

iCatholic Magazine: March more >>>

Catholics Come Home more >>>

Sign up for Cardinal Seán's weekly email more >>>


Our Parish

Daily schedule for Lent more >>>

Matthew Kelly: Best Lent Ever more >>>

A blizzard of events forThe Rock Youth Ministry more >>>

SVdP Lenten food collection each weekend of Lent.  Check bulletin.

Confessions: every Wed. in Lent from 6:30-8 p.m. more >>>

St. Mary's Health Ministry: Winter "Healthful Hints" more >>>

Housewares Collection: Feb. 22-March 2 more >>>

First Friday Eucharistic Adoration: March 6 more >>>

First Saturday Devotion: March 7 more >>>

Rock Night for MS and HS, including Multi-Generational Afternoon Social:
March 8 
more >>>

Catholic Women's Club Laetare Sunday Communion Breakfast: Mar. 15 more >>>

Respect Life Baby Shower: March 21/22

Habitat for Humanity youth service activity: March 21 more >>>

Catholic Men's Conference: Mar. 21, Worcester.  Check bulletin.

Passion Play at Palm Sunday Youth Mass: Mar. 29 more >>>

Good Friday Cross Walk: Apr. 3 at noon, Franklin Town Common more >>>

St. Rocco planning meeting: Apr. 13 at 7:00 p.m.  Check bulletin.

Online Giving more >>>

Annual Catholic Appeal more >>>

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

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

To be added to the parish email
list more >>>

Online Giving Catholics Come Home Catholic TV


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