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St. Mary Parish, Franklin, MA

2014 Grand Annual Appeal

Rock Night Kickoff Oct. 26, 6-7:15 p.m., lower church hall

Spirituality Sunday Program, Nov. 9


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.




Our Faith

Feast of St. Rocco






Of Interest

October is Respect Life Month: Read Cardinal O'Malley's statement more >>>

Pope: It's your guardian angel more >>>

35 years since Pope St. John Paul II's visit more >>>

Fall brings with it a spiritual renewal more >>>

Disciples in Mission more >>>

Read about St. Mary's in The Boston Globe more >>>

Encyclical: Lumen Fidei more >>>

iCatholic Magazine: October more >>>

Catholics Come Home more >>>

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

The Pilot more >>>

Our Parish

The Rock Youth Ministry events more >>>

CYO Basketball information more >>>

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

Prayer Shawl meeting: Oct. 21 at 10:00 a.m.

Protecting God's Children classes: Oct. 21, 27 more >>>

Bereavement Support Group begins Oct. 23 at 7:00 p.m. more >>>

Sponsor a Rose for Life: Oct. 25/26, envelopes in pews more >>>

Rock Night Season Kickoff Family Dinner: Oct. 26, from 6-7:15 p.m., lower church hall more >>>

Mass at nursing home: Oct. 28

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

2nd Grand Annual Weekend: Nov. 1/2 more >>>

Middle school Rock Night: Sunday, Nov. 2

High school Rock Night: Sunday, Nov. 9

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

Respect Life Committee invites parishioners to join more >>>

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

2014 Religious Ed. schedules 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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