Upcoming Events

  • Mon Oct 1 Rel Ed 7th & 8th Grades in the parish hall from 6:30-8:00pm
  • Wed Oct 3 Confirmation I class in the parish hall from 6:30-8:30pm
  • Fri Oct 5 First Friday Mass & Adoration in the chapel from 9:00am-12:00pm
  • Fri Oct 5 Bereavement Group meeting at 7:00pm
  • Wed Oct 10 Confirmation II class in the parish hall from 6:30-8:30pm
  • Sat Oct 13 Ham & Bean supper in the parish hall at 5:00pm
  • Sun Oct 14 Rel Ed 2nd Grade class in the parish hall from 9:00-10:15am
  • Mon Oct 15 Rel Ed 7th & 8th Grades in the parish hall from 6:30-8:00pm
  • Wed Oct 17 Lowell Shelter please bring home made desserts by 1:00pm
  • Wed Oct 17 Confirmation I class in the parish hall 6:30-8:30pm
  • Sat Oct 20 Boston Sock Exchange meet in the church parking lot 9:45am
  • Sun Oct 21 Rel Ed Classes Grades 1, 3-6 in the parish hall 9:00-10:15am


by Pope Francis

Lord Jesus Christ, you have taught us to be merciful like the heavenly Father, and have told us that whoever sees you sees Him. Show us your face and we will be saved. Your loving gaze freed Zacchaeus and Matthew from being enslaved by money; the adulteress and Magdalene from seeking happiness only in created things; made Peter weep after his betrayal, and assured Paradise to the repentant thief. Let us hear, as if addressed to each one of us, the words that you spoke to the Samaritan woman: “If you knew the gift of God!”

You are the visible face of the invisible Father, of the God who manifests his power above all by forgiveness and mercy: let the Church be your visible face in the world, its Lord risen and glorified. You willed that your ministers would also be clothed in weakness in order that they may feel compassion for those in ignorance and error: let everyone who approaches them feel sought after, loved, and forgiven by God.

Send your Spirit and consecrate every one of us with its anointing, so that the Jubilee of Mercy may be a year of grace from the Lord, and your Church, with renewed enthusiasm, may bring good news to the poor, proclaim liberty to captives and the oppressed, and restore sight to the blind.

We ask this of you, Lord Jesus, through the intercession of Mary, Mother of Mercy; you who live and reign with the Father and the Holy Spirit for ever and ever.