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Posted by Parish Staff on 10/15/12

Bishop Timothy McDonnell will celebrate a special "White Mass" for all those involved in healthcare - doctors, nurses. therapists, technicians and aides, pharmacists and administrators -   on Saturday, October 27th, at 4:00 PM, at St. Michael's Cathedral in Springfield.  All are cordially invited to this Mass celebrating health care as a holy ... Read More »

Parishioner Michael Pierz Ordained to the Transitional Diaconate in Rome

Posted by Parish Staff on 10/04/12

St. Mary's parishioner, Michael Pierz, was ordained today, October 4th, 2012, the Feast of St. Francis of Assisi, along with over forty classmates from the North American College in Rome. They were ordained in St. Peter’s Basilica in the Vatican by  Archbishop John J. Myers, Archbishop of Newark. Deacon Michael will ... Read More »

November Election Poses Question to MA Voters About Physician-Assisted Suicide

Posted by Parish Staff on 10/02/12

Election Day this year has the people of the United States choosing officials who will lead us in the coming years. There are, as always, also questions to vote on that may change the laws of each state. 

Here in Massachusetts, we will have the opportunity to vote on ... Read More »

Funeral Mass for Dr. Bernard Collins

Posted by Parish Staff on 10/02/12

Our parishioner, Dr. Bernard Collins, husband of Ann and father of our parish secretary, Libby, died after a very brief illness on Tuesday, October 2. His funeral Mass will be celebrated at St. Mary's Church in Lee on Friday, October 5, at 10:00 AM. Eternal rest grant unto him, ... Read More »

Funeral Mass for Donald Abbott

Posted by Parish Staff on 10/02/12

Our parishioner, Mr. Donald Abbott, died unexpectedly on Saturday, September 29. His funeral Mass will be celebrated at St. Mary's Church in Lee on Thursday, October 4, at 11:00 AM. Eternal rest grant unto him, O Lord, and let perpetual light shine upon him. May he forever rest in ... Read More »

New Ministry Schedules

Posted by Parish Staff on 9/30/12

Our Ministry schedules for Altar Servers, Eucharistic Ministers, and Lectors have been updated and are available by clicking on the Ministry Schedules tab on the left side of this web page. The current schedule runs through Sunday, January 6th. There will be sign-up sheets available in the Sacristy for ... Read More »

St. Joseph's Celebrates 150 Years

Posted by Parish Staff on 8/27/12

St. Joseph's Church in Stockbridge celebrated the 150th Anniversary of the completion of the building of the church on Sunday, August 26. Bishop Timothy McDonnell celebrated the Mass marking this important milestone for the Catholic community of Stockbridge.

The building of the church began in 1860 and was finally ... Read More »

St. Mary's Carnival - August 23rd Through August 25

Posted by Parish Staff on 8/20/12

St. Mary's School is holding its Annual Carnival this week! The Carnival will run on Thursday, August 23, and Friday, August 24, 6-10 PM and on Saturday August 25, 4-10 PM Fun for the whole family! Fun & Games, Food & Rides. COME ONE, COME ALL!!! The Carnival will be ... Read More »

Look for us on Facebook & Twitter

Posted by Parish Staff on 8/15/12

Don't forget, you can also find out what's happening at St. Mary's, St. Mary of the Lakes, and St. Joseph's by following us on Twitter and liking us on Facebook. On Twitter, you can find us at @StMarysChurch3, or on Facebook at St. Mary, Mother of the Church Parish. ... Read More »

Assumption of the BVM - August 15th

Posted by Parish Staff on 8/11/12

This Wednesday, August 15th, the Church will celebrate the Solemnity of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary, a holy day of obligation. Masses will be celebrated on Tuesday at 5:00 PM at St. Mary of the Lakes in Otis and at 7:00 PM at St. Mary's in Lee. ... Read More »