Saint Anthony: SUNDAY MASS: Sat. 5:30pm, Sun. 8:30am, 11:30am & 6:00pm (Sept.-May)  |  DAILY MASS: Mon, Wed, Fri. 7:00am (9:00am if a holiday)  |  ADDRESS: 10 Summer Street, Cohasset, MA 02025 
Saint Mary of the Assumption: SUNDAY MASS: Sat. 4:00pm, Sunday 7:00am, 10:00am & 6:00pm (June-August)  |  DAILY MASS: Tue, Thur. 9:00am  |  ADDRESS:  208 Samoset Avenue, Hull, MA 02045 MA

Weekday Masses at Other Area Churches (as of July 1, 2019)

Pastor's Blog


Laetare Sunday: From Rejoicing to Repenting and Reconciliation

Sunday, March 31, 2019
Dear Parishioners As we reach the mid point of Lent with this Fourth Sunday of Lent, we pause to celebrate what is known as Laetare Sunday. Laetare is the Latin word for "rejoice" and the opening words of the Entrance Antiphon today are "rejoice, Jerusalem, and all who love her, exult and be satisfied at her consoling breast." But the theme quickly changes from rejoicing to repenting and  ...Read more

Penance is Repentance

Sunday, March 24, 2019
Dear Parishioners, As we celebrate the Third Sunday of Lent, we begin to see the sequence of events in the gospel readings. On the first Sunday of Lent the temptations in the desert warned us about the confrontations we would have during Lent. Last week the transfiguration showed us the meaning and thrust of this confrontation. Today we have heard an urgent call to penance. "If you do not  ...Read more

Jesus' Transfiguration: Our Luminous Manifestation of Hope

Saturday, March 16, 2019
Dear Parishioners Last week on the First Sunday of Lent we heard about Jesus' sojourn in the desert and the temptations he faced. It was a revelation and a prediction of our own confrontation with evil, of the temptations we would face during Lent. The transfiguration of Jesus which we have just experienced in the company of Peter, James and John, presents a new aspect of the same reality ...Read more

The Lenten Experience: Requiring Faith to Recognize Jesus as the Son Of God

Saturday, March 09, 2019
Dear Parishioners There is a popular hymn: "They will know we are Christians by our love…". On Wednesday last they knew we were Christians by the ashes marked on our foreheads as we entered our Lenten journey in a very visible way Today, on this First Sunday of Lent, we are presented with Luke’s account of the reason for our forty day experience of prayer, fasting and penance ...Read more

Lent: A Time of Renewal and Conversion

Saturday, March 02, 2019
Dear Parishioners As we observe Ash Wednesday this week we enter into another Lenten period in our lives. During the following forty days we prepare through prayer and sacrifice for the glorious feast of Easter. Last year as we approached Ash Wednesday Pope Francis wrote: "Lent is a new beginning, a path leading to the certain goal of Easter, Christ's victory over death. This season urgen ...Read more