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February 2018

Feb 23

February 25, 2018. Second Sunday of Lent.

News and Notes:  The 2018 Catholic Appeal will begin next weekend.  This year’s Appeal is entitled “Living Our Faith Together.”  I invite you to join with me in making a generous pledge to help support the dozens of Central Ministries in our local Church that serve the people of Eastern Massachusetts.  If...
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Feb 16

February 18, 2018. First Sunday of Lent.

News and Notes:  Our Lenten almsgiving this year will benefit the Water Well project in Zambia, Africa.  Fr. Don Phiri of the African Mission Fathers, who was with us during the month of August in 2016, has asked for our help in providing a source for water for many people in drought stricken areas of this southern African...
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Feb 9

February 11, 2018. Sixth Sunday in Ordinary Time.

News and Notes:  If you are ill and would like a minister to the sick and homebound to visit you and bring you Holy Communion, please contact our Pastoral Assistant, Kate McGrath at 781-598-4313 or kmcgrath@ola-smg.org and she will make the arrangements.  You can also contact Kate if you have about one hour a month to spare and can...
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Feb 2

February 4, 2018. Fifth Sunday in Ordinary Time.

News and Notes: This weekend (February 3-4), we will observe the optional Memorial of St. Blaise, a bishop and martyr of the 4th century, by offering the traditional Blessing of Throats after all the Masses.  This ritual honors the renowned healing charism of St. Blaise; and it is certainly well-timed, during winter, and the cold and flu...
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