St. Matthew the Evangelist Parish recognizes all our graduating seniors of the class of 2022, and offers them a special blessing as they transition to all that God has for them in the months and years ahead! We invite all graduating seniors to attend Mass in their Cap and Gown at the parish Mass on […]
Updated Information All are invited to the next St. Matthew Women’s Club Meeting which will take place on Wednesday, May 11th at 7:00pm in the Parish Hall. We look forward to seeing you all then. If you would like more information about becoming of member of the St. Matthew’ s Women’s Club, please contact Ann […]
Placing a crown on a statue of Mary is a long-standing tradition in the Catholic Community of Billerica, to show honor to the mother of Jesus.
Cardinal Seán O’Malley invites all the Catholic faithful in the Archdiocese of Boston to join him in closing the Year of the Eucharist with a day-long Eucharistic Congress, Jesus is Here.
Click here for PDF Handout LET YOUR VOICE BE HEARD NOW! The Massachusetts State Legislature is considering passing into law two deeply troubling bills this session which would legalize Physician Assisted Suicide. The bills, House 2381 and Senate 1384, are identical in text and titled “An Act relative to end of life options”. “The Catholic […]
We offer baptisms outside of Mass (usually on Sunday afternoons) as well as during our weekend Masses. For more information about baptisms, please click here or call our office at 978-663-8816. Here are some pictures from the baptism of Celina Mae on May 1, 2022, during the 10am Mass:
Paschal Candle Donations Received! The St. Andrew Church Paschal Candle has been donated by Emma and Peter Connolly. The St. Theresa Church Paschal Candle has been donated by an anonymous donor. Our parish is grateful for these donations, as well as all who support our parish through their gifts of time, talent, and financial resources. […]
Sharing a friendly smile and a basket of treats, serving members of our community, celebrating Easter joy!
What Is Easter? April 17, 2022 – June 5, 2022 The word “Easter” comes from Old English, meaning simply the “East.” The sun which rises in the East, bringing light, warmth, and hope, is a symbol for the Christian of the rising Christ, who is the true Light of the world. The Paschal Candle used during the […]
In early May, St. Matthew the Evangelist parish, at St. Andrew Church in North Billerica, hosted Chris Donoghue from the Archdiocese of Boston. He spoke about Stewardship and Discipleship.This video is raw footage of a portion of his talk. Stewardship… a Journey (Easter) So just what does stewardship have to do with Easter? Actually, quite […]
St. Matthew Parish directly benefits from the ministries supported by the Appeal, launching March 5-6, 2022.
Annual Financial Report for Fiscal Year 2021 (July 1, 2020-June 30, 2021).
This Icon of St. Joseph was blessed by Pope Francis and is traveling throughout the United States. The Icon was venerated at the end of the Evening Prayer service.
VBS is scheduled June 27 – July 1, from 8:45am-12:00pm. Our theme will be Jerusalem Marketplace, exploring Jesus’ days from Palm Sunday to Easter Sunday.
The Parish Pastoral Council wants to hear from all members of our community…
Completing the Mission – St. Mary’s Church – Pinehurst / Billerica – 1928 -2021
It is with heartfelt gratitude that we announce the retirement of Joanne Gagliardi and Richard Foppiano who have served the church in Billerica well for many years, originally at Saint Therese of Lisieux Parish continuing at Saint Matthew the Evangelist Parish.
Thanks to a vision for an Eagle Scout Project and the help of teens and adults, our community now has an outdoor Stations of the Cross.
Over the next several years, the Church around the world will be participating in a process… to hearing the voices of people from all walks of life.
We are excited to offer our Come and See Gatherings as one aspect of our faith formation ministry.
Are you an adult who has received the Sacraments of Baptism and Holy Communion, but has not yet been Confirmed? If you would like to enter more deeply into the Body of Christ, the Church, and complete the grace of Baptism to bear witness to the Catholic faith in word and deed, then Confirmation might […]
St. Matthew the Evangelist parish conferred the sacrament of Confirmation in 2021.
See pictures from our special liturgies, the most holy days of the year!