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It can be hard to say "goodbye..."

Tony has served Billerica Catholic for eight years, but now is moving on to best meet the needs of his growing family...

Stewardship

Stewardship and Pentecost Each Pentecost, we hear the story the Holy Spirit descending on the disciples and Peter’s powerful speech witnessing to Christ. The scripture readings remind us that Pentecost...

National Eucharistic Revival

The mission of the National Eucharistic Revival is to renew the Church by enkindling a living relationship with Our Lord Jesus Christ in the Holy Eucharist. This revival movement is...

Come and See: Those Interested in Joining Us in the Catholic Church

“The next day John was there again with two of his disciples, and as he watched Jesus walk by, he said, “Behold, the Lamb of God.” The two disciples heard...

Faith Formation Launches Peer Ministry

Teen Leaders to assist in our Teen Ministries!

Celebrating the Class of 2022

St. Matthew the Evangelist Parish recognizes all our graduating seniors of the class of 2022, and offered them a special blessing at Mass on Sunday, June 12. Take Your Next...

Annmarie Aveni concludes 95 years of life

It is with both praise and thanksgiving to God for a blessed life of 95 years, and at the same time sorrow for the loss of Fr. Paul's mother Annmarie.

Vacation Bible School - Photos are now here!

What an awesome time was had by Ministers, Counselors and Campers, alike! Check out the photos below!!

5 Minutes with Deacon Phil! (6/22/2022)

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...

Parishoner Kevin Roy Restores Religious Statues

The following article first appeared in The Pilot in the spring of 2022: By Jacqueline Tetrault: Kevin Roy is not, technically speaking, a professional artist. Although he has repaired statues...

Cardinal Sean's Statement Regarding the Supreme Court Ruling in Dobbs v. Jackson

"...the Church has defended human life from its inception as a matter of human rights..."

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.

Confirmation Prayer Partners

We are looking to match each Confirmation candidate up with a prayer partner in our parish, someone who will pray regularly, which can make a significant difference in their life of faith and discipleship.

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...

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.

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!

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.

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.

Pulse of the Parish

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