We are pleased to announce the schedule of events for Advent and Christmas at St. Matthew Parish.

2-Day Advent Prayer Service

We will be offering a two-day Advent Prayer Service

Joseph’s Role (Fr. Paul Ritt) at 3pm on Sunday, December 12 at St. Theresa Church
Mary’s Role (Fr. Richard Erikson) at 7pm on Monday, December 13 at St. Theresa Church

The Solemnity of the Immaculate Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary

o  Mass on Tuesday, 12/7 at 7:00pm at St. Theresa Church
o  Mass on Wednesday, 12/8 at 8:30am at St. Theresa Church  
o  Mass on Wednesday, 12/8 at 12:05pm at St. Andrew Church

Christmas Eve

Christmas is a season of celebration, celebrating the birth of our Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ! Masses will be offered as follows:

o  Mass on Friday, December 24 at 2:00pm at St. Theresa Church
o  Mass on Friday, December 24 at 4:00pm at St. Theresa Church
o  Mass on Friday, December 24 at 4:00pm at St. Andrew Church
o  Mass on Friday, December 24 at 10:00pm at St. Theresa Church

Christmas Day

Our Christmas Day Mass Schedule will be:

o  8:00am at St. Andrew Church
o  10:00am at St. Theresa Church

Feast of the Holy Family (Sunday after Christmas)

o  8:00am at St. Andrew Church
o  10:00am at St. Theresa Church

The Solemnity of Mary, Mother of God

o  Mass on Friday, 12/31 at 4pm at St. Theresa Church 
o  Mass on Saturday, 1/1 at 8:30am at St. Theresa Church

COVID Protocol in our Church buildings

o  Masks are required inside buildings as per the Billerica Board of Health. Please click here for more information from the town.
o  The two outer sections of St. Theresa Church are for social distancing. Those sitting in those sections are expected to socially distance themselves from others not in their household.
o  Reservations (advance sign-ups) are not required.
o  For viewing Mass on TV, please visit the Catholic TV Network.