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Confirmation Prayer Partners

This fall, over 90 candidates for Confirmation will receive the sacrament. We are looking to match each candidate up with a prayer partner in our parish, someone who will commit...

Summer Make Up Faith Formation 2021

      Faith Formation at Billerica Catholic   Billerica Catholic Online Dear families,   As we emerge from the pandemic and a unique school year, many families are reviewing...

Open Positions at Billerica Catholic!

Do you want to share the love of Jesus with children? The Catholic Community of Billerica – St. Matthew the Evangelist Parish – serving St. Andrew, St. Mary, and St....

Summer Adventure Week!!

Billerica Catholic Summer Adventure Week 2021 Summer Adventure Week 2021 is 8:45am-12:00pm – Monday, August 16 – Friday, August 20. In 2021, we are using Wilderness Escape, Where God Guides...

"Praying with the Psalms" Series continues August 19!

Father Jean and Deacon Phil are excited to announce a continuation of this Easter’s “Praying with the Psalms” series to help you get to know Jesus better, pray more richly,...

The Society for the Propagation of the Faith (July 10 & 11)

As part of the annual Missionary Co-Operative Program, Maureen Crowley Heil will speak at all our Masses this weekend (July 10 & 11) about The Society for the Propagation of...

New Weekday Masses at St. Matthew Parish start July 5!

We are pleased to announce new weekday Masses for St. Matthew the Evangelist Prishes, starting July 5. We will be offering Mass on each Weekday: Monday 8:30am at St. Theresa...

Cardinal Seán reinstates Sunday Mass Obligation (June 19 & 20)

BostonCatholic.org June 8, 2021 The following is the Cardinal’s statement regarding the reinstatement of the Sunday Mass obligation the weekend of June 19 & 20. Brothers and Sisters,   “Without...

Mass at St. Matthew the Evangelist Parish (Updated 5/29, 6/9, & 6/21)

Masses & Confessions  St. Matthew the Evangelist Parish We offer three Sunday Masses: Saturday 4pm at St. Mary Church Sunday 8am at St. Andrew Church Sunday 10am at St. Theresa...

Catholic Community of Billerica 2019-2020 Financial Reports (June 2 Update)

We are pleased to present the Annual Financial Reports for Fiscal Year 2019-2020, for the former Parishes of the Catholic Community of Billerica. Thank you for your continued support! St....

Director of Worship Corner - "Ordinary Time: The Liturgical Church Year"

Here is the latest from our Director of Worship, Dr. Paul Ciotti, concerning Ordinary Time: The Prior to 1969, and the reforms from Vatican Council 2, the time following Pentecost...

Question of the Week (12th Sunday)

12th Sunday in Ordinary Time Would Jesus ask me, “Do you not yet have faith?” Does my faith strengthen and console me during times of trial?   13th Sunday in Ordinary...

High School Graduates invited to Mass for a Special Blessing (June 26 & 27)

St. Matthew the Evangelist Parish recognizes all our graduating seniors of the class of 2021, and offers them a special blessing as they transition to all that God has for...

Important Father Aveni Mass Update to Saint Matthew Parishioners (5/27)

Father Aveni has released an important followup video message on Mass changes at St. Matthew Parish. CLICK HERE to view this video. As the Covid restrictions are lifted in the...

Women's Club Scholarships Awarded for 2021

On June 13, Rebecca Murphy, Connor Maguire, and Leah Anne-May Cahill were awarded scholarships by the St. Matthew Women’s Club. Please join us in congratulating them on their hard work...

Offertory Report - January through May 2021

  This table shows the Offertory collected during January 2021, February 2021, March 2021, April 2021, and May 2021 through online giving, the mail, drop-offs at the Parish Office, and...

2021 Catholic Appeal Re-Launch

This past week many of you may have received a letter asking your support of the 2021 Catholic Appeal. THANK YOU! to those of you who have already made your...

Chris Pomerleau Scholarship 2021

This Scholarship Award was privately established in 1996 in memory of Chris, who was an altar server for many years at St. Theresa. He passed away suddenly in 1996 while...

Ministry of Hope Announced

Ministry of Hope A New Funeral Ministry Outreach Saint Matthew the Evangelist Parish introduces a new Ministry of Hope. Corporal Works of Mercy are found in the teaching of Jesus...

Important Father Aveni Message to Saint Matthew Parishioners (5/14)

Father Aveni has released an important video message on changes at St. Matthew Parish. CLICK HERE to view this video.   St. Theresa Priest Residence. After 3 1/2 months out...

Contact St. Matthew Parish

Please feel to reach out to the Staff or any of our Ministries, or ask questions, using the form below. CLICK HERE for our Parish Directory, or call our Parish Office...

Holy Week and Easter Photos

Thanks to all who made our Holy Week and Easter celebrations so special, and thank to all who joined together in the commemorations and celebrations! Special congratulations to Alex, Taylor...

Cardinal Seán Statement Following Chauvin Verdict

BostonCatholic.org April 21, 2021 The following is the Cardinal’s statement Following Chauvin Verdict. “The killing of George Floyd has had a traumatic impact on our society. The suffering he endured and...

Easter Flower Donors 2021

Easter Flowers We thank all who donated to support our Easter Flowers this year.  What a wonderful way to beautify our worship spaces (churches) and perhaps remember those who have...