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


CATHOLIC PARISHES ARE GROWING

Friday, October 11, 2019
CATHOLIC PARISHES ARE GROWING! What is the secret behind the growth in Catholic parishes throughout our country? In studies seeking to understand why some parishes are growing - and needing to build larger facilities - three factors have emerged as key to vibrant parishes: excellence in music, proactively welcoming, and a homily with a concrete message. And I listed those factor ...Read more

The Feast of Pentecost (and Thank You)

Sunday, June 09, 2019
Dear Parishioners Today we celebrate the Feast of Pentecost, called by some the birthday of the Church. Last Thursday we celebrated the day when Christ ascended into heaven, leaving his small band of followers to carry out the work he had commissioned them to do. But before he left his followers, Jesus assured them that he was not simply leaving them on their own. Rather his community wou ...Read more

St. Anthony & St. Mary Collaboration - Update on Timeline and Process

Sunday, November 11, 2018
Dear Parishioners, Last Monday evening a meeting was held in our Parish Center with the first halting steps being taken in the journey toward collaboration between St. Anthony Parish and St. Mary Parish in Hull. Directed by representatives of the Archdiocese, the meeting was composed of members of the Parish Pastoral Committees, the Finance Committees and the staffs of the two parishes an ...Read more

The Catechism - Catholic Doctrine Regarding Faith and Morals

Saturday, August 04, 2018
Dear Parishioners, Last week we saw an historical background to the teachings, writing, homilies and allocutions of such great thinkers as St. Augustine, St. Peter Canisius, St. Robert Bellarmine and others which were the basis of the catechism of the Council of Trent. From that time on all publications used in the teaching of the faith were based on the teaching and format of that catech ...Read more

Jesus Summons Us to Evangelize and Proclaim the Word of God

Saturday, July 14, 2018
Dear Parishioners, One day Christ was talking with his disciples and he gave them power and authority and he sent them to proclaim the kingdom of God and heal the sick...and they set out and went from village to village proclaiming the Good News and curing diseases. With these words Jesus was commissioning his disciples to go out and spread the Good News bringing God’s love to all t ...Read more

The Feast of Saint Thomas

Sunday, July 01, 2018
Dear Parishioners June, with its graduations and socials following, always seem to pass by so quickly and we find ourselves once again in the month of July, July, the seventh month of the Julian calendar was named after the Roman general Julius Caesar. Prior to that time it was called Quintilis. Before we celebrate Independence Day on the fourth of July, the Church celebrates the feast of  ...Read more

John the Baptist - A Sign of Expectation and Promise

Sunday, June 24, 2018
Dear Parishioners, Today we celebrate the birthday of John the Baptist. St. John says "there was a man sent from God whose name was John. He came to bear witness to the light, to prepare an upright people for the Lord." John the Baptist is one of the greatest saints of the Church, arguably outranked only by the Blessed Virgin Mary herself. John's stature, like that of Mary, results from h ...Read more

The Feast of Pentacost - Our Strength To Evangelize

Saturday, May 19, 2018
Dear Parishioners, Today the Church celebrates the great feast of Pentecost. Imagine what it must have been like for the apostles during those past ten days. The Master whom they had followed through the hills and valleys of Galilee, to whom they had been witness to his great miracles of healing and his preaching and teaching, had been away from them during those ominous three days while  ...Read more

Saint Mark and His Gospel

Sunday, April 22, 2018
Dear Parishioners, On Wednesday we celebrate the feast of St. Mark. Mark, called John Mark in Acts and referred to as: "Mark my son" in 1 Peter, was a Hellenic Jew in the Jerusalem community and a cousin of Barnabas as St. Paul tells us in his letter to the Colossians. Mark is best known to us as the author of one of the four gospels. In fact, the oldest and shortest of the gospels is att ...Read more

Evangelization and Saints Timothy, Titus and Angela

Sunday, January 21, 2018
Dear Parishioners, On Friday the Church celebrates the feast day of Saints Timothy and Titus. These saints are known to us from the Acts of the Apostles, some letters addressed to them, and from mention of them in the other letters of St. Paul. Timothy was converted by St. Paul, along with his grandmother Lois. His mother was a Jewish Christian, and he became Paul's trusted associate ...Read more