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November 2015

Nov 28

November 29, 2015. First Sunday of Advent

News and Notes:  Thanks to the Our Lady of the Assumption representatives of our Collaborative Pastoral Council for their work in hosting the Town Hall style meeting in the OLA Church Hall on November 15.  Led by Len Morrison, the Vice-Chair of the Council, the OLA team gave an outstanding presentation of the Collaborative Pastoral...
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Nov 21

November 22, 2015. The Solemnity of Our Lord Jesus Christ, King of the Universe

News and Notes:  This weekend, representatives from the Collaborative Development Committee and other parish representatives will speak at Mass about the important Development Initiative that is underway in both parishes.  Hopefully by now, you have received a pledge packet in the mail, asking you to commit to a certain amount of your...
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Nov 14

November 15, 2015. Thirty Third Sunday in Ordinary Time

News and Notes:  I am happy to announce that Cardinal Sean O’Malley has selected two members of the Lynnfield Catholic Collaborative among others throughout the Archdiocese of Boston to receive the annual Cheverus Award this year.   They are Sister Josephine Harty from Our Lady of the Assumption School; and Jim McGovern from...
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Nov 7

November 8, 2015. Thirty Second Sunday in Ordinary Time

News and Notes:  OLA parishioners are encouraged to attend a Town Hall style meeting in the Church Hall next Sunday, November 15 following the 11AM Mass.  The meeting will focus on our Pastoral Plan for the next three years and how we all can help make it happen.  Congratulations to OLA parishioners who have reached their Catholic...
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Nov 1

November 1, 2015. Solemnity of all Saints

News and Notes:  Congratulations to the 131 eleventh graders from our two parishes who were confirmed by Father Gerry Petringa the last two Sundays in October.  These young men and women were anointed with the holy chrism that sealed their baptism and empowered them with the seven gifts of the Holy Spirit (wisdom, counsel or right...
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