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Celebrate Our Summer Patron Feasts! - 06/28/2019

This summer we celebrate with special Masses in the corresponding church: The Solemnity of the Sacred Heart on June 28th, 6pm; the feast of St. Ann on July 26th, 6pm; vigil of the Immaculate Conception on Aug. 14th, 7pm. Reception follows each Mass.

13th Annual Children's Choir Fest - 08/05/2019

Our 13th annual Children's Choir Fest is August 5-9. A ver few reservations are available. Details and an online registration form is available. Read more

Pasta Dinner - 08/17/2019

Our next monthly dinner is an Italian pasta dinner, with meatballs, salad, dessert, coffee, tea, etc. Cost is $12/person or $25/family with kids 12 & younger. Reservations necessary! Call Sacred Heart by 4pm Thurs., Aug. 15th!

 

Archdiocesan News

 

Barr sees 'growing refusal' to accommodate free exercise of religion

WASHINGTON (CNS) -- Religion "helps promote moral discipline within society" and "helps teach, train and habituate people to want what is good," U.S. Attorney General William Barr told an audience at the University of Notre Dame Law School. Read more

Washington Archdiocese's solar array touted as model for church agencies

WASHINGTON (CNS) -- The sun shone on Catholic Charities, literally, Oct. 17 as Washington Archbishop Wilton D. Gregory blessed a solar array installed on five acres of the agency's land surrounding the Missionaries of Charity's Gift of Peace home. Read more

Women's role in Amazon church does not depend on diaconate, sisters say

VATICAN CITY (CNS) -- Whether or not the Synod of Bishops for the Amazon helps open the door to ordaining women deacons, women will continue to play a fundamental role in ministry in the church in the region, religious sisters said. Read more

Synod groups propose Amazonian rite, new ministries for women

VATICAN CITY (CNS) -- Creating an Amazonian-rite liturgy and new ministries for laypeople, including the ordination of women deacons, are some of the recurring proposals made by small groups at the Synod of Bishops for the Amazon. Read more

St. Tarcisius, Framingham parish welcomes Filipino ministry

FRAMINGHAM -- In 2014, Joseph Kutzko filled out a survey from his parish, St. Anne in Southborough, part of the Diocese of Worcester. In "a silly mood," he crossed off the usual options for ways to serve, and half-jokingly wrote in, "Filipino apostolate." Read more

 

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