We strive to be a warm, welcoming and caring parish in which the gifts and talents of all, young and old, are recognized and graciously used to nourish others. If you are new to the parish, please introduce yourself to Fr. McCarthy after Mass.
FY2015 Annual Report
We will have a Communion Service on Wednesday, August 24 @ 8:00 a.m. due to the availability of a Priest.
FAMILY MOVIE NIGHT: Please join us for Family Fun, Food, Faith and a Movie on Friday, Sept 9. Doors open at 6:15 p.m. Movie starts at 6:30 p.m. Bring a pillow or sleeping bag, and a friend and enjoy a fun movie. $3/person includes movie, popcorn, juice, 2 slices of pizza and cookie. Movie: The Angry Birds Movie. This is not supervised by babysitters. Please make sure your child is properly supervised. Thank you.
Sing a Joyful Song Unto the Lord! The St. Thecla's Children's Choir is Back! Children in grades 2 and up are invited to join our Children's Choir at St. Thecla Church! The Choir will be singing at the 10:00 a.m. Mass on Sunday mornings. Rehearsals will be held on Sunday mornings from 9:00-9:50 a.m. prior to the 10:00 a.m. Mass. Our first rehearsal will be held on Sunday, September 18th from 9:00-9:50 a.m. Our first Mass singing will be on Sunday, October 9th. Our Music Director, Jessica Fuller, has a Master's Degree in Music Education with a concentration in Choral Music. She looks forward to working again with the children at St. Thecla Church. Please contact Jessica to register your child or for any additional information. Jessicafuller.firstname.lastname@example.org Remember, when you sing, you pray twice!
HEALING SERVICE: Deacon Jack Sullivan will be conducting a Healing Service here on Friday, September 2 @ 5:15 p.m. and every first Friday thereafter with his relic of Blessed Cardinal John Henry Newman. In July, 2009, Pope Benedict XVI announced that Jack’s sudden and remarkable healing from a crippling spinal injury, after prayer for Newman’s intercession, was a miracle, leading to Newman’s beatification in September, 2010. Any questions, call Deacon Jack at 781-563-2107.
FALL RELIGIOUS ED. TEACHERS NEEDED: We are in need of parent volunteers to teach afternoons in our Grades 2 – 6 classes. Lesson plans and teaching materials will be provided and full support will be available. Classes meet once a week: Monday - Thursday from 4:00 – 5:30 p.m. in our parish hall. Class size is limited to 8 students or less. Parents who teach in our program will have the tuition waived for all students in their family regardless of grade level. For more information, call the Office @ 781-826-8042.