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December 2014

Dec 27

December 28, 2014, Feast of the Holy Family

News and Notes:  Thursday, January 1 is the Solemnity of Mary, the Holy Mother of God, a Holyday of Obligation.  Masses will be celebrated on Wednesday, December 31 at 4PM in both parishes, and on New Year’s Day at 9AM (OLA) and 10AM (SMG).  A collection will be taken up at all these Masses.  Many thanks to Jim Dennis...
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Dec 13

December 21, 2014, Fourth Sunday of Advent

News and Notes:  The one and only collection at all the Christmas Masses in our parishes is for the Clergy Funds, to support the retirement, medical and financial needs of the priests of the Archdiocese of Boston.  If you wish to make a Christmas or an end-of-the-year donation to your respective parish, please put your gift in a...
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Dec 13

December 14, 2014, Third Sunday of Advent

News and Notes:  A note to St. Maria Goretti Parishioners:  there will only be one 4PM Mass at SMG on Christmas Eve, Wednesday, December 24.  Despite our best efforts to secure another priest to celebrate a second 4PM Mass in the Church Hall, we have not been successful.  This is due to the growing shortage of priests in the...
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Dec 6

December 7, 2014, Second Sunday of Advent

News and Notes:  Don’t forget the Solemnity of the Immaculate Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary on Monday, December 8.  Masses will be celebrated at 7AM at SMG; and 9AM and 7PM at OLA.  As is the custom in most parishes in the Archdiocese of Boston, an Offertory Collection will be taken up at all these Holyday...
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