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


Invitation to Preach - A Special Retreat

Friday, October 25, 2019
Last weekend I had the privilege of traveling to Colorado to preach a spiritual retreat for Permanent Deacons and their wives. As you know, in our Church there are two kinds of deacons: Permanent and Transitional. Deacon Paul and Deacon Jim are Permanent Deacons. To be a deacon is the call they have received from God. A Transitional Deacon is someone who is going to be a priest, is in “t ...Read more

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

All Will Know You Are My Disciples If You Love One Another

Sunday, May 19, 2019
Dear Parishioners These days following the resurrection of Jesus from the tomb must have been challenging, yet curious, days for the apostles and the followers of Jesus. For forty days he would be with them until he ascends into heaven, and during this time we discover that during this time Jesus’ resurrection has inaugurated a new era in human history. John’s gospel this week ...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 Parish Pastoral Council and Its Evolution in Collaboration

Saturday, February 23, 2019
Dear Parishioners, Almost every parish, business, agency and entity of any kind in recent years has drawn up a mission statement, and indication of the mission of the entity and the vision for its future. One of the first items on the agenda of our Parish Pastoral Council some years ago was the drawing up of our parish mission statement. This statement is posted in the vestibule of the ch ...Read more

Evolution of Our Catechism and the Importance of Service

Sunday, February 10, 2019
Dear Parishioners Generations of children learned the basic tenets of their faith through the Baltimore catechism. The word "catechism" comes from a Greek word with means "to speak so as to be heard, hence to instruct orally." During the patristic era (the times of the early Fathers of the Church) and during the medieval period, catechisms were traditionally pre-baptismal and adult in ori ...Read more