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activities to do while quarantine

Posted by Parish Staff on 3/28/20

Map Crunch: Go on an adventure without leaving your home. This site plops you down in a random location on the globe, and all that's left to do is explore. Keep clicking the Green Go button and keep moving around the world from your living room!

https://www.mapcrunch.com/

 

Free ... Read More »

A message from Marian Missionary regarding livestream of Daily Mass and more!

Posted by Parish Staff on 3/25/20

Happy Solemnity of the Annunciation!We just wanted you to know that you and your family are in our prayers during this trying time. Also, because prayer is a great source of consolation, we'd like to invite you to join us for daily livestreams of the community prayer of the Marian ... Read More »

Coronavirus: the women religious on the frontlines

Posted by Parish Staff on 3/24/20

https://www.vaticannews.va/en/church/news/2020-03/coronavirus-women-religious-nurses-prayers-italy.html?fbclid=IwAR1AafUWhH2kLENz2m6qul40CtMwbvzEDtq--yq9CHgSmze1JReg5V6uTCU

 

 

Pope Francis invited all Christians to join together in praying the Our Father as a response to the Covid-19 pandemic.

Posted by Parish Staff on 3/23/20

https://www.vaticannews.va/en/pope/news/2020-03/pope-calls-for-christians-to-unite-in-prayer-for-end-to-pandemic.html

 

 

Update From St. Mary’s – Fr. Brian McGrath – March 19th, 2020

Posted by Parish Staff on 3/19/20

 

I wanted to get a simple update up on our website and FaceBookpage.  This evening we had a special meeting of the Berkshire Deanery. It has been so encouraging to see the faithfulness of our people.  Tonight I got to see the pastoral concern and huge efforts of ... Read More »

Pope Francis prayer to Mary during the pandemic

Posted by Parish Staff on 3/18/20

O Mary,

you always shine on our path

as a sign of salvation and of hope. We entrust ourselves to you, Health of the Sick, who at the cross took part in Jesus’ pain, keeping your faith firm.

You, Salvation of the Roman People, know what we need,

and ... Read More »

FACEBOOK PAGE

Posted by Parish Staff on 3/17/20

Since we couldn't figure out the administrator for our old Facebook page, we have created a new page. Please join us if you have any questions or concerns. We will try our best to keep it updated. For now, we will keep it as a page, and hopefully, we ... Read More »

Catholic Life Conference in Springfield has been postponed to Oct. 17

Posted by Parish Staff on 3/14/20

http://iobserve.org/2020/03/12/catholic-life-conference-in-springfield-has-been-postponed-to-oct-17/

  SPRINGFIELD – In a message posted on the website catholiclifeconference.org, members of the committee planning the upcoming Catholic Life Conference at the MassMutual Center, here, originally scheduled for Saturday, March 21, announced the conference has been rescheduled for Oct. 17, due to concerns regarding the nationwide spread ... Read More »

Becare of Scams

Posted by Parish Staff on 3/14/20

Sadly, situations like this often present opportunities for fraudulent activity. Here are some tips to help protect you and your loved ones: Do not click on links from sources you don’t know.  Be wary of emails claiming to be from the CDC or experts saying they have information about the ... Read More »

IMPORTANT MESSAGE FROM BISHOP ROZANSKI - March 13, 2020

Posted by Parish Staff on 3/13/20

COVID-19 Updated diocesan directive

 

Based on the current situation as well as the statements made today by Gov. Baker and the President, Bishop Mitchell Rozanski has issued these updated directives.

 

1/ All Masses and other activities are suspended in all parishes until further notice. I would strongly urge ... Read More »