Parish News


Christmas Mass Schedule 2018 - 12/15/2018

Dec. 24 - Christmas Eve: 4pm and 6pm at all collaborative parishes, midnight Mass at Sacred Heart. Dec. 25 - Christmas Day: 8am at St. Ann; 9am at St. Mary; 10am at Sacred Heart. Read more

Christmas Pasta Dinner/Dance - 12/15/2018

"Rock Around the Christmas Tree" with Renee McGlew and friends, Sat., Dec. 15th at 5:30pm in the parish hall at Sacred Heart. The evening features a ziti & meatballs dinner, Christmas songs/oldies & dancing. $15/adult, $5/child. Tickets sold after Masses.

Christmas Brass Concert - 12/23/2018

Join us for a free concert featuring Boston Ceremonial Brass, on Sunday December 23rd, following the 11AM Mass at St. Ann. Get ready to celebrate Christmas with amazing music by some of Boston's best brass players!


Archdiocesan News


Significant wins seen in the battle against pornography

WASHINGTON (CNS) -- If it's happened to one vacationer or business traveler, it's happened to millions: You turn on the TV in your hotel room. On comes the hotel channel. There's a menu of options you can click. One of those options will be something along the lines of "Adult Desires." Read more

TV program notes -- week of Dec. 23, 2018

NEW YORK (CNS) -- Here are some television program notes for the week of Dec. 23 with their TV Parental Guidelines ratings if available. They have not been reviewed and therefore are not necessarily recommended by Catholic News Service. Read more

TV film fare -- week of Dec. 23, 2018

NEW YORK (CNS) -- The following are capsule reviews of theatrical movies on network and cable television the week of Dec. 23. Please note that televised versions may or may not be edited for language, nudity, violence and sexual situations. Read more

Once Upon a Deadpool

NEW YORK (CNS) -- Somebody over at 20th Century Fox -- or, perhaps, someone in Marvel Comics' real-life universe -- came up with the following idea: Let's slightly rework this year's "Deadpool 2" in order to have it qualify for a less restrictive rating from the Motion Picture Association of America than the original R, let's market it to a broader audience over the holidays and let's give away a portion of the proceeds to charity. Read more

Algerian martyrs bear witness to dialogue, peace, pope says

VATICAN CITY (CNS) -- The lives of 19 religious men and women martyred during the Algerian civil war are a testament to God's plan of love and peaceful coexistence between Christians and Muslims, Pope Francis said. Read more



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