Easter Vigil 2014

St. Mary Parish, Franklin, MA

Easter Message of our Holy Father Francis


Book Discussion: The Four Signs of a Dynamic Catholic


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






Of Interest

Divine Mercy Novena: begins on Good Friday more >>>

Vincentian Reflections on the Stations of the Cross more >>>

Stations of the Cross for Vincentian Family more >>>

Divine Mercy celebration: Betania II Center, Medway: Sunday, Apr. 27 more >>>

Canonization Mass info: iCatholic
more >>>

Catholic Family Festival: Apr. 26 more >>>

Communications Day message, June 2014 more >>>

Catholics Come Home more >>>


Our Parish

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

2014 Catholic Appeal: Forward in Hope, Mar. 1/2 more >>>

CYO Basketball 2013-2014 New England champions: St. Mary's 12th-grade boys. Check Apr. 6 bulletin

Catholic Women's Club Scholarship Application: due May 1 more >>>

Lent/Easter The Weave more >>>

Grief Support Group begins April 9

CWC meeting: Apr. 24

First Communion dates: Apr. 26 and May 3

SVdP Freedom from Hunger Food Drive: May 17/18

Baccalaureate Mass: June 1 at 10:30 a.m.

Prolatio Concert: June 1 at 7:30 p.m.

40th Anniversary Mass for Fr. Brian and Fr. Jack: June 8 at 10:30 a.m.

Online Giving more >>>

Adult Choir rehearsals: Thursday evenings from 7:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.

Children's Choir rehearsals: Thursday afternoons from 5:15 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Feast of St. Rocco: Aug. 7, 8, 9, 10

To be added to the parish email
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Online Giving Catholics Come Home Catholic TV