SVdP Mother's Day Gift Bags 2017

St. Mary Parish, Franklin, MA

5 p.m. Sunday Mass has ended - will resume in September

Memorial Day Mass at the Cemetery

SVdP Food Collection: June 3/4

Emmaus Ministry Retreat for Grieving Parents


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 welcome.


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.
Daily Mass at 9:30 a.m.: 
               Ch 268 (Comcast) 
               Ch 296 (Verizon Fios)
Also check for other Mass times.

St. Mary's upper church is wheelchair-accessible and air-conditioned.
St. Mary's Chapel (lower church) is wheelchair-accessible and

Pastoral Staff:

Fr. Brian F. Manning 

Fr. John Sullivan 
Parochial Vicar

Fr. Christopher Bae
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
Fax: 508-528-1641

Religious Education Office: 508-528-1450

Parish Staff more >>>

The Rock Youth Ministry:

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.




Feast of St. Rocco

Join Our Parish Family

2017 Catholic Appeal

To be added to the parish e-mail list ...

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Our Parish

Memorial Day parade: May 29 at
10:30 a.m. 
more >>>

Feast of St. Rocco: Aug. 6-13 more >>>

St. Rocco help needed: please check bulletin more >>>

Important Feast of St. Rocco news
more >>>

Parish Pastoral Council members more >>>

Fr. Brian selected as K. of C. Chaplain of the Year.  Please check bulletin more >>>

Important Rel. Ed. First Grade message more >>>

K. of C. Centennial Anniversary photos more >>>

Please sign up to receive parish e-mails as St. Mary's moves to all-electronic communication.  more >>>

May 29: NO 7 a.m. Mass on Memorial day

Memorial Day Mass at cemetery: May 29 at 9 a.m. weather permitting

First Saturday Devotion: June 3 more >>>

SVdP food collection: June 3/4 more >>>

Emmaus Ministry Spiritual Retreat for Grieving Parents: June 10 from 9:30a - 7:30p. at St. Mary's  more >>>

The Rock Youth Ministry events more >>>

To be added to The Rock Youth Ministry 
e-mail list
more >>>

St. Mary's evening walkers: Mon., Wed., and Fri. from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m.

The Weave: Easter/Pentecost 2017
more >>>

Join Spiritual Book Club for retired men.  Please check bulletin more >>

Altar-Sanctuary Care Ministry is in need of volunteers. 

Sponsor a Respect Life rose more >>>

Free repairs on rosary beads.  Please check bulletin.

If you would like a prayer shawl for yourself, family member, or a friend, please call the rectory.

Attention ministry leaders: please update your webpage on our website.  

Parishioners: please patronize the advertisers in our weekly bulletin
more >>>

Assistance with substance abuse disorder: S.A.F.E. 508-488-8105 more >>> 

Online Giving more >>>

2017 Annual Catholic Appeal more >>>

Bible Study: Tuesdays at 1:30 p.m.

Vocation Crucifix for the purpose of praying for vocations available to take into your home.  Please call rectory.

Book Club: 3rd Tuesday of the month
Sept.-June at 7 p.m.

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

Year of Mercy 2016 more >>>

2016 Grand Annual Appeal more >>

Children's Liturgy of the Word Materials more >>>

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Pope Francis: homilies, speeches more >>>

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