We are doing our annual collection for GLOVES, MITTENS, HATS AND SCARVES for families in local shelters and those in need who are served by the Springfield Rescue Mission. Collection boxes will be at all church entrances for the month of October. Please help keep a family warm this winter! Thank you for your help. … [Read more…]
Springfield Diocesan Cultivating Unity Convocation Thursday, October 4th and Friday, October 5th, there will be NO Daily or Funeral Masses, so the priests of the Diocese can be in attendance for this important event. We ask that you please pray for the success of this Convocation and for the spiritual renewal of the presbyterate of … [Read more…]
The Glove of Saint Pio of Pietrelcina is on display at our church this weekend, September 22nd and 23rd. There will be veneration after each Mass.
A Pets Blessing in Honor of St. Francis of Assisi will take place on the church yard after morning Mass on Saturday, October 6th around 8:45a.m. Feel free to bring your pets of all shapes and sizes to get a blessing and a token of the blessing. They deserve a blessing for good health, too!
The annual Blessing of the Athletes will take place on Sunday, September 23rd at the 10:30 am Mass. Athletes are welcome to come in their uniforms.
Our Children’s Choir is in need of many new members. Several are leaving as Teenagers. Please consider your child up to age 12 as a potential member. We practice twice monthly and sing once each month. We will begin practice on Friday, September 21st at 6:30p.m. in the church and Practice again on … [Read more…]
CCD Orientation/First Day for parents and students takes place Sunday, September 16th, 11:15a.m. at the Social Center Confirmation first meeting for parents and students will take place September 23rd, 5:00p.m. at the Church.
Attention Crafters….. The Holy Name Annual Christmas Bazaar continues! This year’s date is Saturday, November 17, 2018, 10:00a.m. until 4:00p.m. As always, this wonderful fair takes place at our Social Center. Crafters applications are now being accepted. Please call Peggy Pellerin at 413-739-1072 for applications and information. Again there will be a “Treasures” Table, for … [Read more…]
Holy Name will have a 6U and a 8U team in the Instruction League at St. Catherine’s this fall. 6U born on or after 1/1/2012 (Coach – Katie Plante) 8U born on or after 1/1/2010 (Coach – Dan Morrissey) Holy Name is also planning a 10U team in the Springfield Youth Soccer League this fall. … [Read more…]
Friday, August 17 2018 My dear friends, Like all of you, I am outraged and deeply saddened by recent news reports outlining past failures by the church and its leadership to protect against the abuse of children and young adults. While the recounting of these tragic actions can be disheartening and painful, it is important … [Read more…]