St. Mary’s Parish in Lynn, MA is a Parish of the Roman
Catholic Archdiocese of Boston.
All people are welcome at Saint Mary’s
Parish in Lynn, Massachusetts.
Regardless of your status in the Church, regardless of your marital state, regardless of your prior religious experience, regardless of your personal history, background, or sexual orientation, please know that you are invited, accepted and respected at St. Mary’s Parish!
ST. MARY’S MULTICULTURAL MASS
Sunday, May 19, 2013, we will be celebrating our diversity at the 11:00am Mass in the Church. Parishioners from all the many countries will share their culture in song, pageantry and prayer. In the spirit of diversity, we will be having a pancake breakfast prior to our mass celebration it will be held in the cafeteria at 10:00 am. Lynn and St. Mary’s share a long tradition of welcoming newcomers to our shores and this is an opportunity to show that in unity there is strength.
All are welcome! Please join us!
MEMORIAL DAY MASS
We will celebrate Mass at St. Mary’s Cemetery on Memorial Day, Monday, May 27th at 9:30am. Coffee and donuts following Mass across the street at the Knights of Columbus (K of C). In the event of rain Mass will take place at the K of C.
There will be no 12:05pm Mass at the parish on that day. Please join us as we pray for all of our beloved deceased, especially those who have served in our armed forces.
Our seminarian Gerry Souza will be ordained as a priest on Saturday, May 25, 2013, at the Cathedral of the Holy Cross in Boston. We are blessed to have helped play a
role in Gerry’s formation.
So that we may celebrate with him we are making plans to have a bus bring us to the Cathedral on that day. The bus will leave from St. Mary’s at 8:00am and return no later than 12:00pm.
If you are interested in attending this beautiful ceremony, please contact the parish office at 781-598-4907, so that
we may plan accordingly.
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On Sunday, June 2nd at 11am Fr. Gerry Souza will celebrate Mass here at St. Mary’s followed by a reception in the cafeteria. Please join us as we give thanks to God for Gerry’s presence here at St. Mary’s and wish him well as he departs for his new assignment. If you are interested in helping to plan the reception after for Fr. Gerry’s First Mass. Please contact the parish office to be added to the planning committee list.
St. Mary’s Parish 150th Anniversary
Many of you have purchased the beautiful ornament created especially to honor our 150th Anniversary. They are still available for purchase at the Rectory during regular business hours. Each ornament comes with a stand for year round display.
The cost is $25.00.
Makes a beautiful gift!
St. Mary’s Parish Cookbooks Are Here
The St. Mary’s cookbook contains our parishioner’s and friend’s most treasured family recipes. These are not recipes that you can find in any standard cookbook. This is definitely a KEEPSAKE.
Makes a perfect gift, too!
The cost is $12.00 per cookbook, cash or personal checks made out to St. Mary’s Parish Cookbook. You may stop by the Rectory during regular business hours and purchase a cookbook, Monday – Friday 8:30am to 3:00pm.
To get cookbook(s) mailed to you, please contact the Rectory at 781-598-4907 or email@example.com.
St. Mary’s welcomes the Class of 2017!
Applications are being accepted on a rolling basis.
Please contact Carole Frederick at 781-586-2009 or firstname.lastname@example.org.