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Giving Tree 2020

  Our Giving Tree ministry program provides assistance at Christmas to those most in need in our community, especially families with children. This has been an especially difficult year for...

Blessing of Animals (October 4)

Many churches in the United States celebrate the Feast of St Francis of Assisi on October 4 each year. The feast commemorates the life of St Francis, who was born...

Mass Intentions for September 25 through October 1

Intentions this coming week Antonio Mendonca – Memorial Dan Healey – Memorial William Dorothy Russo – Memorial Ryan Cadotte – 3rd Anniversary   Our funerals celebrated this past week Patrick...

Mass Details and Signups for October 3 & 4

Masses & Confessions at St. Matthew the Evangelist Parish (for October 3 & 4)   Please CLICK HERE for the latest summary of what to expect at Masses. Since we cannot...

“You Say Goodbye and I Say Hello…”

September 1 has brought change to the clergy assigned to serve our Parish, as it did in numerous parishes in the Archdiocese. “Move Day,” as it has come to be...

Director of Worship Corner

Here are the latest messages from our Director of Worship, Dr. Paul Ciotti: September 28, 2020 Holy Communion (Part4) Christ Himself Is Present in the Eucharistic Species Christ is “truly,...

Instrumentalists Wanted!

In preparing for several Fall Liturgies, the following instrumentalists are needed: GUITAR   OBOE   FLUTE   VIOLIN   CELLO   BRASS   If you play an instrument not listed,...

New Wine and New Wine Skins

In Mark’s Gospel, Jesus says,  “No one puts new wine into old wineskins; otherwise the wine will burst the skins, and the wine is lost and the skins as well;...

Recent First Communions (August 23)

Weekend of August 23 This weekend we welcomed Abby and Leila to the table of the Lord!   Weekend of August 15 and 16 This weekend we welcomed Ella, Elaina,...

Recent Baptisms (August 23)

Sunday August 23 This weekend we welcomed Kennedy Grace and Owen William to our Catholic family!   Sunday August 16 This weekend we welcomed John Michael and Nathan Joseph to...

Pilot Article on Consolidation

This past week, the Boston Pilot posted an article about Consolidation, and it mentions Billerica. CLICK HERE to see the article.

Consolidation in One Minute!

See THIS VIDEO for a visual take on Consolidation.   – As of August 1, 2020, the 3 Parishes of Billerica are now one new Parish, St. Matthew the Evangelist....

St. Matthew Small Groups start September 21

“For where two or three are gathered together in my name, there am I in the midst of them.” – Matthew 18:20 St. Matthew the Evangelist Parish is pleased to...

Online Giving

Please support your parish with automatic, regular donations. We are working with our envelope and online giving companies to provide a seamless transition to St. Matthew the Evangelist. Please continue...

2020 Confirmations

In early August Bishop Robert Hennessey conferred the Sacrament of Confirmation on our Youth. Thanks to Mary Peacock for taking these photos for us! Check out her website HERE.  ...