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St. Christine's Church
Weekdays: 9:00 AM
Saturday: 5:00 PM
*Sunday: 7 AM, 9 AM, 11
* 6 PM Youth
St. Theresa's Chapel
Closed until next year
Saturday 4 to 4:45 PM (church)
Events & Schedules
Ash Wednesday - Feburary 22nd - View/Print
Catholics over 14 years of age are bound to the obligation of abstinence.
On days of abstinence, meat may not be used at all. Abstinence is to
be observed on Ash Wednesday and all the Fridays of Lent.
Catholics over 18 years of age and up to their sixtieth year are bound
by the obligation of fasting on Ash Wednesday and Good Friday. On these
days only one full meal is allowed. Two other meatless meals,sufficient
to maintain strength, may be taken accord- ing to each one’s needs
but together they should not equal another meal. Eating between meals
is not permitted but liquids (milk and juices) are allowed.
Christine’s Office Hours
Parish Office will be open on Tuesday, Wednesday, and
Thursday 9:30 am to 4:00 pm.
Religious Education Office will be open on
Monday 2:30 - 5:30 pm
Tuesday/Wednesday/Thursday 12 noon - 5:30 pm
Confirmation Office will be open on
Wednesday 1:00 pm - 4:30 pm
STREAMING MASSES AT ST CHRISTINE'S
can watch Mass celebrated at Saint Christine’s anytime on your computer.
Go to saintchrsitine.org, scroll to the bottom of the page and click on
Saturday/Sunday Masses will be Streamed Live on:
3/26 - 11:00 AM
| Sat 4/1 - 5:00 PM
4/9 - All Masses
4/15 - 5:00 PM
Today in every parish across the Archdiocese, Cardinal Sean calls on us
to support the annual Catholic Appeal. The success of the Appeal is vital
in funding the ministries that provide assistance to our parishes, schools,
and communities in a variety of ways. Every gift, regardless of the size,
is meaningful and can make an impact. Your participation in this weekend’s
campaign is very much appreciated by our parish and the thousands that
are served through the Archdiocesan Central Ministries. Thank you for
your generosity and support of the 2022 Catholic Appeal this weekend.
EASTER FLOWER ENVELOPES
Easter Flower Envelopes are now available at the entrances of the Church
for your offerings in memory of your deceased family and friends. PLEASE
PRINT CLEARLY the names of your deceased loved ones on the back of the
envelope and return your envelope with your donation in the collection
basket or to the rectory. You may also make a donation on our website
by clicking the On-Line Giving icon and follow theinstructions for Quick
Your generosity is GREATLY appreciated!!<<
Thanks to all our Online Giving subscribers. ~
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RELIGIOUS EDUCATION / FAITH FORMATION
Tuition fees are now due. Please
remit your payment to the CCD office as soon as possible.
Grade 2 - Parent Rehearsal Meeting
An important First Communion Rehearsal meeting will take place on
Monday, April 3rd at 7:30 pm in the Church. This meeting is obligatory
for all parents who have not previously had a child in our First
Communion Program . ***Please note that this meeting is
for parents only.
Grade 10 Confirmation: Students will meet this
Sunday at 5:00 pm for class followed by Mass at 6 pm. Parents and
parishioners are welcome to attend.
First Holy Communion Clothing:
If you have a First Communion dress or suit that you would like
to donate for our communicants, please bring it to the CCD office.
Thank you in advance for your generosity.
MARCH CALENDAR RAFFLE WINNERS!!
- If you haven't been notified, please contact Audrey at 617-686-8978.
Sunday 3/19 - 226
Monday 3/20 - 1
Tuesday 3/21 - 72,
Wednesday 3/22 - 18
Thursday 3/23 - 32
Friday 3/24 - 18
Saturday 3/25 - 270
Adoration of Blessed Sacrament & Confession - 6:00
- 7:30 PM
Wednesday: Chosen Series - 7:00
Thursday: Soup & Prayer 6:30 PM
Friday: Stations of the Cross after 9:00
Lenten Booklets are available for purchase for $1.00 in
the foyer of the church after all the Masses this weekend.
Lent, we will collect food and related items to help the
Marshfield Food Pantry. You are asked to bring the following
pasta, cereal, rice
CHOSEN - VIDEO SERIES
Chosen is a program depicting the Gospels and the biblical figures
we are all familiar with but never really knew them. It is the story
of Jesus and His life. In the eighth episode entitled “I AM
HE”, Jesus and His students complete their preparations and
leave Capernaum for Samaria and Jesus meets a suffering woman at Jacob’s
well. The series will continue every Wednesday, at 7:00 pm in the
Church unless otherwise noted.
THE LIGHT IS ON FOR YOU
Confessions will be available every Monday evening from 6:00 to 7:30
pm and on Saturday afternoons from 4:00 pm to 4:45 pm in the church
during Lent. You are invited to experience Christ’s healing
love and forgiveness through the Sacrament of Reconciliation.
EASTER LIVE STEAMED MASSES
You can watch Mass celebrated at Saint Christine’s anytime on
your computer or the YouTub app on your Smart TV. Go to saintchristines.org,
scroll to the bottom of the page and click on the You Tube link or
this link. Masses will be streamed on:
Saturday, April 1st at 5:00 pm
Holy Thursday, April 6th at 7:00 pm
Good Friday, April 7th at 7:00 pm
Saturday Vigil, April 8th at 8:00 pm
Easter Sunday, April 9th at 9:00 & 11:00 am
GRADE 5 SCAVENDER HUNT
Our fifth grade students will participate in a Scavenger Hunt on Friday,
March 31st from 4:30 to 6:00 pm. Students will ask neighbors to leave
can goods and non-perishable food at their front door for pick-up.
They will then celebrate with pizza and fellowship in the parish hall.
All food collected will be delivered to the Marshfield Food Panty
for those in need.
ST. CHRISTINE'S SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION
** Applications are due Saturday, April 1st
St. Christine’s Scholarships application forms for any graduating
high school senior who is a member of our parish are now available
in the sacristy, the rectory and the Guidance Office at Marshfield
High School. Applications are also available on our parish website
under CCD, then go to Youth Ministry. Completed forms with a photo
and required essay must be submitted via email by Thursday, April
If you would like to remember a family member or friend by honoring
them with a scholarship in their name, please contact Fr. Mario at
NIGHT OF REFLECTION
Friday, March 31st 7:00 pm
Please join us for an evening of Reflection led by our Music Director,
Meri-Lee Mafera, and the Adult Choir. Meri-Lee will share a bit about
her journey to her PHD and some of her dissertation experiences. Take
some time during the season of Lent and gift yourself with this evening
of music, prayer and replenishment.
PRAYER SHAWL MINISTRY
Our Prayer Shawl Ministry will meet this Sunday, April 2nd in the
Children’s Room. See bulletin for more details.
We sincerely thank all of our advertisers who have placed ads
in our bulletin. Please support the businesses that advertise in our
parish bulletin as their ads help to defray the cost of the bulletin.
Other Catholic Activities in the Area:
Nothing at this time.
Christine’s now has a Facebook
page. We will use the Face Book page to post parish news, events, CCD
cancellations, photos and more but we need your help. Visit www.facebook.com/stchristinesmarshfield
and “LIKE” our page to help spread the word.
We’re new to Facebook so please bear with us as we get up to speed
with social media. You can also link to our Facebook page whereever you
see the Facebook logo on our site.
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FORMATION CANCELLATIONS DUE TO WEATHER
If classes are cancelled due to weather, notification will be available
on Channels 5, and 7. Please tune into these stations or log onto their
websites. Additionally, cancellations will be announced on WATD radio (95.9).
Please note that if Marshfield Schools are closed, Saint Christine’s
CCD classes are also cancelled.
REMINDER: The Marshfield Fire Department
has requested that our parishioners refrain from parking in front of the
church as it prevents their access in times of emergency.
PARKING LOT REMINDER!!
Please exercise extreme caution in our church parking lot while dropping
off and picking up children from classes. Please drive slowly in the parking
lot and refrain from using cell phones. Children move quickly and your
full attention is needed.
EUCHARISTIC MINISTERS, LECTORS, ALTAR SERVERS
Please check your schedules to see if/when you are assigned. If you unable
to serve your assigned Mass, it is important that you call a substitute
to serve for you.
FAITH FORMATION INFORMATION (CCD)
All children in Grades 1 through 3 must have a parent or another adult
accompany them to and from class each week. Parents must sign children
out before they are released from their class.