Feast of St. Rocco

St. Mary Parish, Franklin, MA

37th Feast of St. Rocco, Aug. 9-16


Register for Religious Ed.

Encyclical Laudato Si'


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. 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.




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Our Parish

Help out at St. Rocco's.  Check bulletin. more >>>

Registration: First Communion I (Grade 1) 2015 / 2016 more >>>

Religious Ed. registration for 2015/2016 began Sunday, June 21, and continues through Sunday, Aug. 9. more >>>

Enhance our church pew drive  more >>>

The Weave July 2015 more >>>

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

St. Rocco facebook page more >>>

Join a ministry for the summer more >>>

St. Mary's evening walkers: Mon., Wed., Fri. evenings from 6:30-7:30 p.m.  Check bulletin.

Mass at The Estate: Aug. 5

First Friday Eucharistic Adoration: Aug. 7, following 7:00 a.m. Mass more >>>

Feast of St. Rocco: Aug. 9-16 more >>>

Baptisms: Aug. 9

Baptismal Catechesis: Aug. 9, at 1:30

Mass at Forge Hill: Aug. 12

2nd Annual Bone Marrow Drive during the Feast of St. Rocco: Aug. 13-16 more >>>

Mass and Sacrament of Anointing of the Sick: Aug. 15, at 10:00 a.m. during St. Rocco's more >>>

No noon Mass on Sunday: Aug. 16

SVdP bookbag/school supply collection:
Aug. 22/23
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Baptisms: Aug. 23

Mass at nursing home: Aug. 25

Baptisms: Aug. 30

Mass at The Estate: Sept. 2

Mass at Forge Hill: Sept. 9

Confirmation: Sept. 12, at 10:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m.

Confirmation: Sept. 13, at 2:00 p.m.

Catholic Women's Club opening meeting: Sept. 17, at 7:00 p.m.

Baptisms: Sept. 20

Baptismal Catechesis: Sept. 20, at 1:30

Mass at nursing home: Sept. 22

SVdP 5th Annual Friends of the Poor Walk: Sept. 26, from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. 
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Seminarian Spotlight: Patrick Fiorillo from our parish more >>>

Online Giving more >>>

Annual Catholic Appeal more >>>

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

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