Caring Tree 2014

St. Mary Parish, Franklin, MA

2014 Grand Annual Appeal

Rock Night: Fire Pit - S'Mores & More


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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Our Parish

7th and 8th grade teachers for the Religious Ed. winter session are needed. Call Religious Ed. office.

The Weave: Nov. 2014  more >>>

CYO Basketball information more >>>

Thanksgiving Day: Nov. 27, Mass at 8:00 a.m.

Christmas Pageant rehearsal: Nov.29, Dec. 6, Dec. 13, at 9:00 a.m. in the Charter School.  Check bulletin.

Rock Night Fire Pit Social: Nov. 30, for middle and high school youth from 6 - 7:15 p.m. more >>>

Mass at The Estates: Dec. 4

CWC meeting: Dec. 4 at 7:00 p.m. in the lower church hall

Grand Annual Collection #3: Dec. 6/7

CWC ornament sale: Dec. 6/7, Dec. 20/21

SVdP monthly food collection: Dec. 6/7

Caring Tree gifts due: Dec. 7

Baptismal Catechesis: Dec. 7

Feast of the Immaculate Conception:
Dec. 8

Mass at Forge Hill: Dec. 10

Festival of Lessons and Carols: Dec. 14 at 3:00 p.m. in the upper church.  Check bulletin.

Prolatio Singers Concert: Dec. 14

The Rock Youth Christmas Caroling for middle and high school: Dec. 14

Rock Night: Dec. 14

Prayer Shawl meeting: Dec. 16

The Rock Youth decorating the church: Dec. 21

Mass at nursing home: Dec. 23

Respect Life Committee invites parishioners to join
more >>>

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

Photo gallery of pipe replacement 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.

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

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