billerica, massachusetts


High School Graduates invited to Mass for a Special Blessing (June 12)

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...

Women's Club - Raffle and Scholarships

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...

May Crowning

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.

Eucharistic Congress June 18

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.

Celebrate the Easter Season with St. Paul's Letter to the Ephesians! (starting May 11)

Has your experience of Lent and Holy Week inspired you to deepen your relationship with Jesus and His Church? What better way to do this than to spend time with...

Say NO to Physician Assisted Suicide in Massachusetts

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...

5 Minutes with Deacon Phil! (5/18/2022)

We are excited to offer the video series  5 Minutes with Deacon Phil, which you might guess is a series of 5-minute videos that Deacon Phil will host weekly, sometimes...

Baptism at Mass - May 1, 2022

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...

Easter Flower Donors 2022

Easter Flowers Our community is grateful for all who donated to support our Easter Flowers this year.  What a wonderful way to beautify our worship spaces (churches) and perhaps remember...

Thank You to our Paschal Candle Donors!

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...

Easter Baskets 2022

Sharing a friendly smile and a basket of treats, serving members of our community, celebrating Easter joy!

Holy Week and Easter

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,...

Outdoor Stations of the Cross (3/22)

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.


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...

2022 Catholic Appeal

St. Matthew Parish directly benefits from the ministries supported by the Appeal, launching March 5-6, 2022.

Catholic Community of Billerica 2020-2021 Financial Reports

Annual Financial Report for Fiscal Year 2021 (July 1, 2020-June 30, 2021).

Pilgrim Icon in honor of St. Joseph

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.

Vacation Bible School - Summer 2022!

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.

Pulse of the Parish

The Parish Pastoral Council wants to hear from all members of our community...

Director of Worship Corner

What is Ascension Thursday? What is the Exsultet? The Proclamation of Easter Written by MPB parishioner Daniel Smith-Blue Hills Catholic Collaborative Part 1: Let them Exult The tradition of the...

St. Mary's Parish

Relegation of St. Mary Church

Completing the Mission - St. Mary's Church - Pinehurst / Billerica - 1928 -2021

Retirement of Long Serving Leaders

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.

Eagle Scout Project - Stations of the Cross

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.

Synod on Synodality: Synod 2021-2023

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.