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Sista Felicia Speakes at Holy Family Parish Guild Tonight

Holy Family Parish Guild Meeting Tonight!  The March Guild Meeting of the Holy Family Parish will be held at 7 PM on Tuesday, March 4, 2014.  Meeting will be held in Monsignor Sullivan Hall. All are welcome to attend. Our … Continue reading

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St. Vincent de Paul Society “Clothes Closet” Thrift Store

As mentioned in previous posts in my series on second-hand stores, it several local churches have thrift stores which aim to provide affordable items to everyone, but especially to those who are most in need.  The proceeds of these thrift … Continue reading

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St. Anthony’s by the Sea

This lovely little chapel of St. Anthony by the Sea (near Niles Beach) belongs to Holy Family Parish. It is open for Sunday services at 9:30AM only in the summer, and for weddings until the fall.  I think the stained glass windows … Continue reading

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Strawberry shortcake, plants, home-made preserves and pastries, antiques, and more!

Being sold this morning at St. Ann’s Church (70 Pleasant Street) as a fundraiser for Holy Family parish! Come get goodies for your garden and for your tastebuds!

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World Organ Day 2013 at St. Ann’s Church

A week ago today was World Organ Day!  Althout it is an initiative of Notre Dame de Paris, it was celebrated around the world with more than 850 organ concerts.  Fr. John Kiley, pastor of Holy Family Parish, joined in … Continue reading

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Stained Glass from St. Ann’s Church (Holy Family Parish)

This window shows Mary Magdalen meeting Jesus after his resurrection. An appropriate theme for today’s post, as many Christians are still celebrating Easter.  For Catholics, the Easter season lasts until Pentecost, 50 days after Easter Sunday; the Greek Orthodox haven’t … Continue reading

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St. Ann’s Church window arches in the morning

  – Fr. Matthew Green

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Happy Easter!

This is the window of the Resurrection at St. Ann’s Church (Holy Family Parish). – Fr. Matthew Green  

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Living Stations of the Cross at St. Ann’s Church (Holy Family Parish)

…held last Sunday. I got a few decent photos: Appropriate for today, Good Friday. Our services of the Lord’s Passion will be held at St. Joachim’s Church in Rockport at 3:00PM and at St. Ann’s Church in Gloucester at 7:00PM … Continue reading

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Meeting at the Dog Bar for Catholic Young Adults

Announcement from Holy Family parish: Living our faith in today’s world is a challenge.  Combining family life with work is tough enough in itself; finding time to pray and get to Mass can feel like an added challenge. In addition, it can … Continue reading

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Meeting at the Dog Bar for Catholic Young Adults

Announcement from Holy Family parish: Living our faith in today’s world is a challenge.  Combining family life with work is tough enough in itself; finding time to pray and get to Mass can feel like an added challenge. In addition, it can … Continue reading

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More Cancellations from Holy Family Parish: No Masses at St. Joachim’s Church

The morning Masses at St. Joachim’s Church in Rockport are cancelled for tomorrow. Earlier, the Archdiocese sent out the following notice: The Office of Divine Worship urges all Catholics to heed the travel advisories of their cities and towns, and to stay … Continue reading

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Free Advent-Christmas Concert at St. Ann’s Church

Advent-Christmas Concert at St. Ann’s Church The choir of Holy Family Parish will be offering its 8th annual free Advent-Christmas Concert on Sunday, December 9, at 2PM. In addition to the parish adult choir and the children’s choir, the pastor, … Continue reading

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Holy Family Christmas Fair

As I mentioned yesterday, there is a Christmas Fair fundraiser today at Holy Family Parish, being held in the parish hall at St. Ann’s Church on Pleasant Street.  The tables are overflowing with items for sale and for raffle. Here’s … Continue reading

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Origami Santa and his Rainbow Reindeer

One uncut sheet of paper each.  The reindeer is folded from a design by Peter Engel, and the Santa is designed by Steven Casey.   I folded them to be among the items raffled and sold at the Holy Family … Continue reading

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Festa Italiana at Holy Family Parish

An evening of festivity Italian style Dinner & a show featuring the sounds of legendary artists Barry Mooney and friends Saturday, October 27 in the Parish Hall of St. Ann’s Church (Holy Family Parish) – parking next to St. Ann … Continue reading

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Sunrise reflected off the old convent

    This building is the old convent at St. Ann’s, currently the offices for Holy Family Parish. – Father Matthew Green

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