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!  


Rev. Stephen B. Rock, Pastor
Rev. Lambert Nieme, Parochial Vicar
Rev. Bob Rivers, Associate Priest
Rev. Edward Malone, Senior Priest
 


Rev. Mr. Bill Reidy, Deacon
Rev. Mr. Neil Sumner, Deacon
Rev. Mr. Matt Baltier, Deacon


Christmas 2018 

- Christmas Eve and Christmas Day Mass Schedules
- 4PM Christmas Eve Mass at the RMHS Field House 

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

  Weekday Masses in Lower Church
9:00am
Monday ~ Wednesday ~ Friday

 

Update from Baltimore and the USCCB Meeting
Since Monday [November 12, 2018] the bishops of the United States have been meeting in Baltimore. The primary topic of discussion was on the issue of clergy sexual abuse.  Read more...

A Letter from Cardinal Sean O'Malley and the Bishops of the Archidocese of Boston
"The annual meeting of the US Conference of Catholic Bishops, which takes place from November 12-15 in Baltimore, will be of partiuclarly great importance.  The revelations of this past summer...make clear that the Catholic Church in the United States, at every level, must do all that is possible to prevent the abuse of children, young people and vulnerable adults in the Church and work to restore the trust lost through this scandal."  Read Cardinal Sean's Letter in its entirety... 


COLLABORATIVE NEWS
St. Agnes/St. Athanasius

The Collaborative is part of the Archdiocese Pastoral Plan, "Disciples in Mission".
Read more... DISCIPLES IN MISSION: A Pastoral Plan for the Archdiocese of Boston

Examples of local parishes' Pastoral Plans.  Read more...


The New Evangelization:  Reading List

- "A New Pentecost: Inviting All to Follow Jesus" - Sean P. O'Malley, OFM Cap  (Read more...)

- "Evangelii Gaudium (The Joy of the Gospel)" -   Pope Francis, 2013
(Read more...)


- "Forming Intentional Disciples: The Path to Knowing and Following Jesus" – Sherry Weddell (Read more...)

- "Divine Renovation: From a Maintenance to a Missional Parish" – Rev. James Mallon, (Read more...)

- "The Story of a Catholic Parish Rebuilt: Awakening the Faithful, Reaching the Lost, Making Church Matter"  – Rev. Michael White and Tom Corcoran, 2013 (Read more...)
(Most commonly known as “Rebuilt”)

- "Tools for Rebuilding: 75 Really, Really Practical Ways to Make Your Parish Better" – Rev. Michael White and Tom Corcoran  (Read more...)

- "The Four Signs of a Dynamic Catholic"  – Matthew Kelly (Read more...)

- Learn more about the Collaborative...

A Time of Transition Toward a Positive Change

 

A wonderful video, very helpful and full of hope in periods of transition.  This video is courtesy of The Amazing Parish, an organization committed to supporting pastors and their leadership teams in parishes as they strive to live Christ’s great commission to “Go and make disciples of all nations.” 

OFFERTORY DONATIONS are kept separated for each parish within a Collaborative.  We encourage either online giving or use of our envelope program.  More information about Offertories in a Collaborative...

QUESTIONS? Have questions about how things will change because of the Collaborative?  We want to hear them AND give you the answers!
Submit your Question here


Start your day in a peace-filled state; or
end a busy day in quiet reflection.
Try this:

 

 

 

UPCOMING EVENTS:
November 18 - Healing Mass, 11:00AM

November 18 - Children's Gift Program Begins.  Remember a child this Christmas Season!  Read more...

November 21 - Thanksgiving Eve Mass, 7PM, at St. Agnes Church.  St. Agnes/St. Athanasius celebrate a joint Thanksgiving Mass, alternated each year between the Parishes.



 

 

 


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Parish Information

- Parish Calendar
- Contact Parish Staff
Directions
- Register as Parishioners
- CORI Information
- State of our Buildings

Stewardship - "What shall I return to the LORD for all his goodness to me?" (Psalm 116)

What is Stewardship About?
- Sharing our Time
- Sharing our Talent
- Sharing our Treasure
Offertory - Online & Envelopes

Sacraments

Baptism
- Eucharist
- Reconciliation
- Marriage

Grade 1-10 Faith Formation

- Enrollment for 2018/2019
- Information:  Class dates, etc.
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Catechist Information

- Grade 2 First Reconciliation
- Grade 2 First Communion
- Grade 9/10 Confirmation
- SUMP - Summer Program

Online Giving

Use this online platform for your weekly or monthly offertory, for occasional gifts or donations, or to pay for your children's faith formation.  Read more... 

Catholic Resources

Archdiocese of Boston
- Cardinal Sean's Blog

Missio - missionary themes in the Sunday Readings
Several Catholic Websites

 


Watch video

ResourcesReso

2018 Catholic Appeal from Archdiocese of Boston on Vimeo.

Catholics Come Home Catholic TV

 

St. Agnes Facebook Page