Parish News

ON THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 6, WE WILL SERVE THE MEAL AT VETERANS INC.  CONTRIBUTIONS MAY BE BROUGHT ANYTIME BEFORE 3:00 P.M.  PLEASE BE SAFE WHEN YOU DO COME.

THANK YOU FOR YOUR INTEREST.

 

IF YOU WERE UNABLE TO GET TO CHURCH ON SATURDAY OR SUNDAY, IT IS ESSENTIAL THAT YOU EITHER MAIL IN THOSE ENVELOPES WITH YOUR CONTRIBUTION OR HAND THEM IN NEXT WEEKEND ALONG WITH THAT WEEKEND'S PARISH SUPPORT.  WE ARE RUNNING ON A VERY TIGHT BUDGET.  WE NEED YOUR DEDICATED WEEKLY SUPPORT OF THIS PARISH OR WE COULD VERY EASILY RUN INTO "THE RED."  PLEASE DO NOT THINK THAT YOUR WEEKLY PARISH SUPPORT WILL NOT BE MISSED - NOTHING COULD BE FURTHER FROM THE TRUTH.  YOUR WEEKLY PARISH FINANCIAL SUPPORT IS SO VERY MUCH NEEDED AND APPRECIATED.

  

Please check here often for news about the latest happenings in our parish.

 

 UPCOMING EVENTS: PLEASE BE SURE TO MARK YOUR CALENDARS SO THAT YOU WILL BE ABLE TO ATTEND THE FOLLOWING PARISH MASSES AND EVENTS

 

MASSACHUSETTS VETERAN, INC.- Thursday, February 6th, we will prepare our monthly meal for the Massachusetts Veterans Shelter.  Donations of baked goods may be brought to the Rectory Conference Room any time between 9:00 AM and 3:30 PM that day.  For more information, please call Sr. Irene at 508-852-5474.  Thanks to all that participate in this outreach program!

  

MONTHLY FOOD COLLECTION: We will have our next monthly food collection at all Masses on the weekend of February 1st and 2nd.  Please try to remember to bring in some non-perishable food items for the needy.  Please leave your items near the baptismal font, or in the bins inside the Fales Street entrance, when you come to Mass.  THANK YOU AND GOD BLESS YOU!

YOUTH DROP-IN ACTIVITY NIGHT: Saturday, February 29th from 5:00-7:00 PM

 

 2020 MASS INTENTIONS: We are now accepting Mass intentions for 2020 for the months of January through June only.   Please note, Mass intentions are not automatically carried over from year to year.   All Mass requests must be made by calling the rectory during office hours. The suggested donation for all Mass intentions is still $10.00.

  

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 OUR LADY OF THE ROSARY CATHOLIC CHURCH

     23 Fales street Worcester, MA 01606        

         (Fales Street is aside of the Halloween Outlet on West Boylston Street)     

508-853-1640-WWW.OLR.WECONNECT.COM            

                                                MASS SCHEDULE                                                  

                                 SATURDAY VIGIL MASS: 4:00 PM                                   

SUNDAY MASSES: 7:30 AM, and 10:30 AM

  • Rosary recording: Saturday 3:30 PM and Sunday 7:00 AM

  • The sacrament of the sick is offered the first Saturday of each month after the 4:00 PM Mass

  • WEEKDAY MASS: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday at 8:00 AM

  • Confessions: Saturdays 3:00-3:20 PM or by appointment

  • Please visit our website to learn about our Parish spiritual, social, and community outreach programs

 WE WOULD LOVE TO HAVE YOU JOIN US!

 

 
 

RECORDING OF THE ROSARY: Each Saturday at 3:30 PM and also at 7:00 AM on Sunday, a recording of the "Rosary" will be played in our church.  All are invited to come to either, listen to the recording and pray the Rosary along with the recording.


SACRAMENT OF THE SICK:  On the first Saturday of each month, immediately following the conclusion of the 4:00 p.m.  Mass, there will be an offering of the Sacrament of the Sick to anyone who feels a need for this sacrament.  A person can be physically, spiritually, or emotionally weary or sick and in need of this sacrament, it is not only given where there is an imminent danger of death. The administration of this sacrament consists of a brief prayer service and an anointing with the holy oils.  If you have any questions about this sacrament, please speak to Fr. Pat or Sister Irene.

 

 OUR LADY OF THE ROSARY CATHOLIC DVD LIBRARY
We now have available a selection of movies that can be signed out free-of-charge for a period of one week at a time.  The movies will be located on display, after all weekend Masses, behind the pulpit and can be signed out at the same table that the food cards are sold in back of the sacristy. 

 
ADULT DROP-IN ACTIVITY
On MONDAYS from 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM each week we will have a "Adult Drop-In Activity" in our parish center.   We provide coffee, tea, and hot cocoa.   Come on down and socialize with friends, talk, knit, play cards, cribbage, scrabble,  or take part in other activities.

 

YOUTH DROP-IN GRADES K-8 SCHEDULE: For students in grades K-8 we have our Youth Drop-In Activities.  The parish center will be filled with plenty of fun activities, including video games, giant Jenga and Connect-Four, karaoke, various ball games, and TWO GIANT MOON WALKS! We have also added 2 new Simon electronic games, a fooseball table and an air hockey table!  Hot dogs, snacks, and drinks are available.  We provide this activity for students in these grades as a fun, safe, social activity for which there is no charge to attend.  The Drop-In Activities will be held on the following Saturday evening from 5:00-7:00 PM:   March 16, 2019