On Thursday, November 24th, at 9:00a.m, we will celebrate our Annual Thanksgiving Day Mass. This has been a long standing tradition at Holy Name Parish. Parishioners are invited to bring food and wine, which will be used at their Thanksgiving Dinner to be blessed at the Mass.
2016 Annual Christmas Bazaar Saturday, November 12th, 10:00AM until 4:00PM New this year, there will be a “Treasures” Table, for new or fairly new items that you have at home that you have never used, don’t need/plan to use, and that you would like to donate. We will again have the special “Children’s Shopping … [Read more…]
Every year Holy Name Parish collects a variety of food to provide Thanksgiving Meal Baskets for those in need in our neighborhood. To accomplish this, we ask those in our parish to bring canned food items or other types of food as noted below and leave it in the sacristy by the exit doors. You … [Read more…]
The Holy Name Annual Memorial Mass will take place on Wednesday, November 2nd at 5:30p.m. All are welcome, but in particular, if you have lost loved ones within the past 12 months, we encourage you to attend. Please R.S.V.P. to the Rectory at 733-5823.
We are collecting GLOVES, MITTENS, HATS AND SCARVES for families in local shelters. Collection boxes for these items will be at church entrances for the next two weekends (Oct. 22-23, and 30-31). Please help to keep a family in need warm this winter! Thank you for your help. Any questions, contact Carol at the rectory.
A new class for altar servers will begin soon. Servers are boys and girls who have already received their First Holy Communion and wish to help their parish by offering their service on the altar. If you are interested, please fill out one of the forms at the entrances to the church and return it … [Read more…]
Thank you for your continued generosity in donating food to the Open Pantry. They are very much in need of Macaroni & Cheese and Peanut Butter, but especially in need of SPAGHETTI SAUCE and CANNED CHICKEN. Whatever you can do goes a long way in helping families who need it most! Special Note: We ask … [Read more…]
Monday 10/3 5:30-7:30; Wednesday 10/5 5:30-7:30; Sunday 10/9 10:30-12 Also, we are looking for coaches and someone who is interested in taking over as Coordinator for the program next year. Contact Jen DeVos at 413-636-9534 with your interest.
Thursday, October 20 Fr. Ryan Sliwa, Parochial Vicar, Holy Cross, Springfield Friday, October 21 Msgr. Christopher Connelly, Vicar General of the Diocese and Rector, St. Michael’s Cathedral, Springfield Monday, October 24 Fr. Thomas Shea, Retired Tuesday, October 25 Fr. C. J. Waitekus, Pastor, St. Mary’s, Longmeadow Wednesday, … [Read more…]
Have you wished to go on a retreat but not been able to do so for whatever reason? Now is your chance to join with others on a free, stay at home, 33 day retreat right here at Holy Name. On Oct. 13th, a group of us will get together after the 8:15 a.m. Mass to … [Read more…]