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Fall Outdoor Mass Schedule

SATURDAY
4:00pm Vigil Mass at St. John the Evangelist
5:00pm Vigil Mass at St. John the Evangelist

SUNDAY
9:00am Sunday Mass at St. Paul
11:00am Sunday Mass at St. Paul

*In the event of rain, Mass will be cancelled (or rescheduled if possible), and an email notification will be sent to all reservations. Schedule subject to change.

Reservations are required for all Masses to comply with the guidelines and restrictions regarding capacity, social distancing, and contact tracing.
Reservations open on Tuesday at 1:00pm and close on Friday at 10:00am (or when capacity is reached.)
Please visit our Outdoor Mass Guidelines and Reservations page for the Online Reservation link and important information and guidelines about the Masses.

For information on the current status of our churches and reopening plans, the Sacraments of Reconciliation and Eucharist, and opportunities for private prayer, please see the Current Reopening Summary below.

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Liturgy

Our recorded Mass for Sunday will appear below each Saturday afternoon. Please visit the Previously Recorded Liturgies page for all previously recorded liturgies, and visit our Pastoral Blog, Peace in Uncertainty, for more homilies and reflections from our priests and pastoral staff.

Twenty-Fifth Sunday in Ordinary Time

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Please join us for our Mass for the Twenty-Fifth Sunday in Ordinary Time, celebrated by Fr. Brogan and recorded at St. Paul Church. Join us by clicking this link or the video above.

This Mass, and all our previously recorded Masses and Liturgies, are available on the Previously Recorded Liturgies page.
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Our Parishes

St. John the Evangelist Parish

St. John the Evangelist Parish
9 Glen Road Wellesley, MA 02481
781-235-0045
stjohnwellesley@stjohnwellesley.org

St. John Online Giving

Support your parish even when we can't be together.

Donate to St. John
St. Paul Parish

St. Paul Parish
502 Washington St Wellesley, MA 02481
781-235-1060
office@stpaulwellesley.com

St. Paul Online Giving

Support your parish even when we can't be together.

Donate to St. Paul

Current Reopening Summary

* The dispensation from the Sunday Mass obligation is still in place and will continue for the foreseeable future.

* A recorded Mass will continue to be provided each weekend for those at home.

* Reservations are required for all Masses. (Please visit our Outdoor Mass Guidelines and Reservations page for the current Mass schedule, detailed information, and the Online Reservation link.)

* Daily Mass has NOT resumed.

* Sacrament of Reconciliation:

1:00-2:30pm Saturdays at St. John
7:00-8:00pm Wednesdays at St. Paul

Confession continues to be available by appointment – call either parish office to schedule.

* Each church will be open for private prayer for an hour each week (masks are required and social distancing protocol will be strictly observed):

1:00pm Mondays at St. Paul
1:00pm Fridays at St. John

2:00pm Distribution of Holy Communion on the steps of the church.

*Please check the website frequently and watch for emails from the Collaborative for changes and updates.
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Parish Offices Open By Appointment

Our clergy and staff continue to work remotely whenever possible, as directed in the reopening guidelines from the Commonwealth of Massachusetts and the Archdiocese of Boston. Administrative staff are generally available by phone: 

Monday – Thursday: 9:00am – 4:00pm
Friday: 9:00am – 12:00pm

The office will be open for Mass cards and other business by appointment only. For everyone’s health and safety, please do not come to the office without calling first to arrange an appointment.

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If You Need Emergency Assistance

The St. John-St. Paul Conference of the Society of St. Vincent de Paul is available to help those in our community in need of emergency assistance, especially during this current crisis. If you need help with food, rent or mortgage assistance, or help with a utility bill, please reach out to us. Please let any friends or neighbors who might need assistance know that the mission of the Society of St. Vincent de Paul is to help those in need.

To contact the SJSP SVdP , please email SVDP@sjspwellesley.org. You may also call either parish office and leave a message. All information received is kept completely confidential. Please stay safe and healthy, and may God bless you!

For older news and announcements please visit our News page.

 

Upcoming Events from the Collaborative

September 21, 2020
September 23, 2020
  • 10:00 am Matthew Study (zoom event)
September 24, 2020
  • 7:00 pm Psalms Study (zoom event)
September 25, 2020
September 26, 2020
September 27, 2020
September 28, 2020
September 30, 2020
  • 10:00 am Matthew Study (zoom event)

Please visit the Collaborative Calendar page for the full calendar.

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Participate in the Daily and Sunday Mass with Catholic TV

Cardinal O’Malley encourages us to participate in the Daily (broadcast live at 9:30am) and Sunday (broadcast live at 11:00am) Mass with the faithful across the Archdiocese of Boston on CatholicTV.

CatholicTV is available on XFINITY/Comcast (Ch 268), Verizon FIOS (Ch 296), and RCN (Ch 85). Also available on ROKU and Amazon Fire TV.

Schedules and access to the televised Mass and rebroadcasts are available at www.catholictv.org.

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