Greetings of peace. I hope that you are enjoying a prayerful Lent. This coming week is bookended by two unique commemorations. On Monday, March 25, the Church celebrates the Solemnity of the Annunciation of the Lord. I’ve always found this day to be fascinating. Well outside of the Christmas season, the Church focuses hard on the
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Mary Ann Ponti is not only our Director of Outreach but she is a well-known public figure helping the homeless population day in and day out. Thank you for all your great work, Mary Ann! https://www.bostonherald.com/2019/03/18/jeff-robbins-mary-ann-pontis-mission-to-help-the-homeless-knows-no-bounds/
The Globe published a heartwarming story about our Lazarus Ministry on March 3rd, 2019. If you're a Globe subscriber you may read the article on the Globe website by clicking HERE. If you are not an online Globe subscriber and would like to read the article ahead of time please click HERE.
Last week, The Arch Street Band visited Bishop Fenwick High School(BFHS), in Peabody MA, to perform the music for their Mass of Mercy. Members of the BFHS band and choir received lessons from The Arch Street Band musicians before joining them for Mass. Bishop Mark O'Connell was the presider. Following the Mass, the band stayed at the school to
Fr. Myron McCormick, OFM, 98 years of age, a professed Franciscan friar for 71 years and a priest for 66 years, died yesterday, Monday, January 21 at Holy Name Friary in Ringwood, NJ. Viewing: Saturday, January 26, 8:30 – 9:15 a.m. Mass of Christian Burial: 9:30 a.m. St. Anthony Shrine 100 Arch
On Saturday, December 15th the Arch Street Band will hold an Open Rehearsal Concert to prepare for our Christmas liturgies and we invite you to share the joy! Come anytime between 1:30 - 3:10 PM for this exciting event where the band will perform, rehearse, discuss and invite you to participate in some Christmas songs.
December 2, 2018 - First Sunday of Advent There was a time here at Arch Street when Mass was regularly held at three different locations in the building, and there was a Mass every fifteen minutes. There was no need to even know what the Mass schedule was: you just showed up and the friar in
'St. Anthony Shrine Honors Sister-Turned-Judge at Gala' By: Br. John Maganzini, OFM https://hnp.org/st-anthony-shrine-honors-sister-turned-judge-at-gala/?utm_source=Nov.+14%2C+2018+HNPT+-+for+Friars&utm_campaign=HNPT+Friars+Nov.+15%2C+2018&utm_medium=email
St. Anthony Shrine Mass cards can be purchased at the Information Booth in our lobby, by calling Br. Daniel at 617-542-6440 ext. 250, or by visiting https://stanthonyshrine.org/store/. The information booth is open Monday-Friday 9:00 am – 4:15 pm Saturday: 10:00 am – 4:50 pm Sunday: 9:05 am – 4:50 pm