Welcome to Saint Agnes parish

Welcome to St. Agnes Parish

Greetings in Christ Jesus!  St. Agnes is a Catholic community, welcoming of all - a beacon of faith, alive in Spirit, and active in spreading the Word of Christ with an enthusiasm that shines through...Come, share His Light... Please join us in the  exciting adventure of being a Catholic Christian of today!



May 6, 2017 First Communion Masses - Weather Notice
Please check back to this website on May 6 at 9:00am for information on where children meet:  either at the Parish Center or in the Lower Church.



186 Woburn St, Reading, MA  01867
(handicap accessible)
Phone: 781-944-0490 | Fax:  781-944-4403
Email: stagnes@stagnesreading.org

Parish Office
Location:  Parish Center, 1st Floor
184 Woburn St, 
Reading MA  01867
Hours:  Mon - Fri, 9:30am - 3:30pm


Rev. Stephen B. Rock, Pastor             Rev. Ed Malone, Associate Pastor
Rev. Bob Rivers, Associate Priest
Deacon Bill Reidy             Deacon Eric Garcia



Parish Staff
Mrs. Paula Colpitts, Director, Faith Formation, grades 1-10
Mr. David Colpitts, Director, Music Ministry

Ms. Peggy O'Brien, Business Manager
Ms. Jacqueline Steele, Parish Office and Faith Formation Coordinator

Mr. George Gannon, Facilities Management

Lent - Regulations and Lenten Activities 
Abstinence - Observed on Ash Wednesday and All Fridays of Lent.
Fast - Ash Wednesday and Good Friday are the days of fasting.
Good Friday Children's Living Way of the Cross - April 14, 3:30pm in Parish Center
Taize Service - Wednesdays, 7pm, March 8 through April 5
Eucharistic Adoration - Fridays, 9:30am until 9:00pm



Follow this link for more information on Stewardship:


All Councils Meeting
Wednesday, March 8
7:30 pm - Parish Center 2nd Fl


Sign up for a Small Group

More Information on Small Groups






Maps and Directions

Register here to join our Parish Family - Information

Sunday Mass Schedule
Saturday Mass:  4:00pm
Sunday Masses:
     7:30am ~ 9:00am (Family)
11:00am ~ 5:30pm (Sep-June)

Weekday Masses in Lower Church
9:00am on Mon, Wed, Fri, Sat
LENT:  6:30am on Tue & Thu
(7:00am on Tue and Thur)

Reconciliation (Confession) in Lower Church
Saturdays, 2:45pm -3:45pm
LENT:  Wednesdays, 6pm - 8:30pm

- Call Office to Schedule
- 1:00pm Baptismal Service on the 1st and 3rd Sunday of each month
- Baptism during Sunday Mass on the 2nd and 4th Sunday of each month (only one baptism at Mass per weekend).

 FORMED.ORGEnjoy Free online Catholic Movies, audios and books all year long!    
Parish Access Code - 6HKWDH


State of our Parish Buildings
Architect's drawings of the proposed development of 172 Woburn St, the "Lower" School: Architect Drawings

Engineering Report on the state of our buildings:  Engineering Report


CORI Information
Click for Information

Catholic Websites

Archdiocese of Boston - Homepage

Faith Resources

Cardinal Sean's Blog


Catholics Come Home Catholic TV

St. Agnes Facebook Page