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St. Mary's is once again conducting a survey on behalf of the Bishop and Superintendent of Catholic Schools of the Diocese of Manchester.  We were given permission last year to conduct this survey concerning the re-establishment of a Diocesan Catholic School at St. Mary’s.  There is a short and easy o...

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If anyone would like a statement of contributions that they made during the 2015 year for tax purposes please, call the parish office at 603-542-9518 or email your request.
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Camp Fatima for boys and Camp Bernadette for girls are now accepting registrations for the 2016 summer season. The camps, located in the Lakes Region of New Hampshire, offer 2-week overnight sessions for children, ages 6-15. To request a brochure and DVD, contact Michael Drumm at 603-364-5851 or send him an email, or visit their websit...

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CATHOLIC DAUGHTERS OF THE AMERICAS COURT VIRGIL H. BARBER #892 Education contest is now in progress. The contest is open to all students, boys and girls in grades 4-12 in public, private or home schools. The categories are essay, poetry, art, computer art, music and photography. There are three disvisions according to grade level ...

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An Eggs to Order Breakfast will be sponsored by the Knights of Columbus on Sunday, January 17, 2016, from 7:00 AM—10:00 AM in St. Mary’s Gym. Prices are as follows:  Adults - $8.00, Children under 10 - $4.0.0 The Menu is:  Eggs to order, omelets, toast, homefries, bacon, sausage, oatmeal, juice a...

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St. Mary's will be having a Christmas pageant called "St. Francis and the Christ Child--A Christmas Story."   Our religious ed students will be performing in this Christmas pageant.  Please join us on Sunday, December 20, 2015, after the 10:30 am Mass.  A small reception will follow in the gym.  W...

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The annual Holiday Pecan Sale by the Catholic Daughters is here. Delicious 12 oz. plain or chocolate covered, 8 oz. Glazed, 10 oz. cinnamon glazed, and 8 oz. pacan carmel clusters at $7.00/bag.  Fancy English Walnuts 12 oz. bag at $8.00.  Also available are: 16oz Plain pecans at $9.00, 4oz Pecan rolls at $4.00 and 7&ndas...

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On December 12 and 13 the second collection is for our Aging Religious who need our help. In the US today, there are more than 33,000 senior Catholic sisters, brothers, and religious order priests. These religious worked tirelessly in Catholic schools, hospitals, and agencies, usually for little to no pay. As a result, many religious c...

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One of the novelties for the Jubilee of Mercy is that for the first time Holy Doors will be designated in every diocese throughout the world. The Jubilee of Mercy is an Extraordinary Holy Year that will open this year on Dec. 8 – the Solemnity of the Immaculate Conception – and will close Nov. 20, 2016 with the Solemnity of...

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If you have been blessed this past year, please consider helping to provide Christmas gifts of clothing to our less fortunate neighbors. Please take one or more envelopes off the tree in the sanctuary. Each one has a specific gift request including size for men, women, girls, boys, or toddlers.  Please shop for the gift in the nex...

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On April 18-26 2016, join Bishop Peter A Libasci and other pilgrims from the Diocese of Manchester on a Pilgrimage to Italy (Rome, Orvieto, Florence, Siena & Assisi). This promises to be blessed even that will bring many blessings, graces & fond memories. Highlights include: Visiting the 4 Holy Doors of Rome, viewing the Eucharist...

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New England Classical Academy (NECA) is selling hand decorated wreaths to benefit their Arts programs. There are 8 beautiful designs for $25 each, photos are available on the school website. Delivery is the first week of December. Contact Amy Cheevers or by phone at 306-9474 to place your order. 

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The Knights of Columbus Aluminum Can Drive is on Saturday, Nov 28th from 3:00 to 4:00 PM at the St. Mary Rectory Garage and on Sunday, Nov 29th from 7:30 to 10:30 AM at the St. Mary Rectory Garage. Aluminum cans only!  Rinse out cans, do not crush them.  5-Cent Plastic Soda bottles marked VT acce...

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      Happy Thanksgiving  to all of our Parishioners and their families!   Keep safe in your travels!
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New schedules are now available.  You may download your copy from the website or pick one up at the entrance of the Church this weekend.
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Saint Mary’s Holiday Craft Fair Saturday, November 21st 9:00 AM - 2:30 PM St. Mary's Gymnasium, Main Street Over 40 crafters making homemade items and baked goods! Food and beverages will be available.  Admission is Free!  

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The ANNUAL TURKEY RAFFLE will take place at St. Joseph’s Parish Hall at 58 Elm Street in Claremont, NH, on Tuesday, November 17 at 7:00 pm 
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The Knights of Columbus invite Men and their Families to our Council Open House on Sunday, November 15th at 1:30 pm in the K of C Room in the St. Mary Gym. You will learn about the Knights of Columbus...our story and our work!  There will be light refreshments.  

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St. Mary's will have an Old-Time Penny Sale on Saturday, November 14th in St. Mary's Gymnasium.  Parking is on Central Street.  Free admission. Doors will open at 5:00 pm.  At 6:00 pm we will have the 1st round of prizes.   100+ Prizes per round and over 300 prizes in all.  Our grand p...

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We are looking for bakers for our Penny Sale which will be held on November 14th.  If you wish to bake, we are requesting 2 dozen cookies, bars or brownies.  You may drop them off at the Parish Office on Friday, Nov. 13th, or at Penny Sale.   Call the Parish Office at 603-542-9518 for more information...

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New England Classical Academy (NECA) presents an exciting Murder Mystery Dinner on November 6th and 7th at 6:00 PM. Please join the fun for this Agatha Christie type show and a delicious meal at the Claremont Senior Center. Tickets are available online for $30, proceeds benefit the school fuel fund or call NECA at 542-6341 ...

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If there is anyone who still has items that have been left at Saint Mary’s Cemetery please be sure to pick those up by October 30th. If they are not picked up by this time they will be discarded.  Thank you! 

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Donations for the Penny Sale are still being accepted. They are looking for items worth at least $15. Also, tickets for the Penny Sale Raffle are still being sold in the Church Rectory. Grand prize is $1500 if present. If not present $1200 and the $300 remaining will be a 2ndgrand prize. Tickets are 1 of $1, 6 for $5, 12 for $10 and 25...

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On November 7, 2015, St. Patrick Parish, Newport, NH, will host YB Catholic Conference 2015.  This year's conference features Trent Horn from Catholic Answers Live!  Join us this year as we explore understanding the Church's teaching on the hot button topics that face our modern world and why the Church te...

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On November 7, 2015, New Hampshire Right To Life will host a conference designed to help women who are post-abort / post-traumatic miscarriage and their care providers to understand the hallmarks of PASS (Post Abortion Stress Syndrome) and other pregnancy traumas.  Nurses and Doctors can earn continuing ed credits for atten...

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Grand Prize Raffle tickets for the Penny Sale, which will be held on November 14th, are being sold at the rectory Monday-Friday from 9:00 am to 2:00 pm! One for $1, six for $5, twelve for $10, twenty-five for $20.  Those who purchase $20 worth of tickets at one time will be sponsors!  The winner, if present during the penny s...

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This weekend we will welcome Fr Peter Marsalek from the Society of Our Lady of the Most Holy Trinity (SOLT) as a missionary speaker at all of our Masses.  Living a joyful life, SOLT serves humanity in fourteen countries throughout the world.  SOLT needs your help to continue it’s missionary work throughout the world.  ...

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The Catholic Daughters are sponsoring a pie sale this weekend after each of the Masses.  This will be taking place at the entryway to the gym closest to Central St. Be sure to stop and take a look at all the yummy pies they made!  Thank you! 

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The Knights of Columbus Council 1820 will sponsor an Eggs to Order Breakfast from 7:00 AM-10:00 AM on Sunday, October 18th at St. Mary's Gym in Claremont.   The breakfast includes:      eggs to order, omelets, toast, homefries, bacon, sausage, oatmeal, juice and           beve...

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St Mary’s still has openings for vendors on the stage.  All vendors must have homemade items for the Holiday Craft Fair! This year it will be held on Saturday November 21 from 9:00 am to 2:30 pm! Call the parish office for more information: 603-542-9518.

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Items are needed for St. Vincent de Paul Society: Canned meat and fish. These items can be left at St. Vincent de Paul's on Mondays from 2-4 pm, in the bins located in the Church, or at the Rectory. Thank you!

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The Sunday Bulletin for October 11, 2015, is not available for our website.  The Bulletin will be available at St. Mary's this weekend or at the Parish Office.
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On August 22, 2015, over 78,000 pro-lifers turned out at hundreds of Planned Parenthood locations to protest their barbaric practice of harvesting and selling the body parts of abortion babies—the largest nationwide pro-life protest in history. On Saturday, October 10, #ProtestPP hits the streets again with another national day o...

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Join Fr. Michael and parishioners of St. Patrick's, Newport, NH, as they make a half day pilgrimage to the major relics of St. Maria Goretti. Solemn Mass and Veneration of her relics will take place at Immaculate Conception Parish in Nashua, NH. A bus will be leaving from St. Patrick's Parish at 7:15 in the morning of October 3...

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I wish to sincerely thank the numerous people who donated items for the annual yard sale. I would also like to extend my deep appreciation to the parishioners who worked tirelessly for weeks preparing for the event and to those who worked the day of the sale. With these combined efforts we were able to raise - $9,163.55 for St. Mary&rs...

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Since Planned Parenthood is NOT taking the expose' of their aborted baby parts trafficking lying down, and is coming against the Center For Medical Progress specifically, and the pro-life movement generally, with everything they've got, this national webcast will be a good first start for understanding and defending against those ...

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St. Mary Parish will begin a parish Bible study: The Bible and the Virgin Mary which was developed by St. Paul Center for Biblical Theology.  This Bible study will be presented in six sessions by Victor Bergeron and Marlene Jordan.  It will take place on Mondays at 6:00pm beginning on September 14th in the room above the Ch...

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Registration for Religious Ed classes will be held on September 13th in the Gym following the 10:30 Mass. This will be a mandatory parent meeting to discuss some changes in the program.  Registration forms and Religious Ed calendars may be printed off the St. Mary Parish website.  Just hover over the Faith Formation ta...

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St. Mary's 8th Annual Indoor Yard Sale will be held on Saturday, September 12, 2015, from 8:00am to 2:00pm.  It will be located in St. Mary's Gymnasium on Main Street in Claremont, NH.  There will be over 100 tables with thousands of items for sale! We will have a lay-away service and a carry-out service....

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On Saturday, August 22, a group of 13 of us gathered for our monthly vigil across from Planned Parenthood clinic on Pleasant St. in Claremont.  Joining us for the first time was Charlotte Antal, a representative from NH Right To Life (NHRTL).  She wanted NHRTL to have a presence at our vigil just in case of a backlash from ...

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Father Shawn wants to extend a special thank you to all those who have offered prayers and sympathy for our Church during this difficult time. May God bless you abundantly!
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This is an invitation to Help the Sisters of Mercy with a Project: Partnering with the Women of Haiti. Quilt Raffle to benefit Women and Families in Plaisance, Haiti.      $5.00 ticket gives you a chance to win one of 8 different styles of handmade quilts which will be randomly            d...

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Are you a married couple looking for a moral way to achieve or avoid pregnancy? Do you struggle with infertility? Are you a teenager wishing you knew when your next period is coming? Are you held back by PMS symptoms? Are you a premenopausal woman struggling with hormone changes? The Creighton Model FertilityCare™ System can help...

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Here we are at another Fourth Saturday coming up this weekend at Claremont Planned Parenthood for our usual 12 Noon - 1:00 pm prayer witness against abortion and now also, at the same time joining the national protest against Planned Parenthood in the recent disclosures of their grisly business culling and then trafficking in the body par...

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Dayspring Pregnancy Center of the Upper Valley continues to provide a wonderful program to pregnant women in need!  They offer many resources which include counseling, ultrasounds, options for adoption, maternity/family training, baby items which includes clothing and much more!  They are entirely privately funded which mea...

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St. Vincent de Paul is in need of non-perishable food items for its food pantry.  Financial donations are also needed.  You may bring them to the Annex Building next to the St. Mary Gymnasium during business hours on Mondays from 2-4 PM or to the Rectory. St. Vincent de Paul can be contacted by phone at 603-542-5950 duri...

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In 2015, the Feast of the Assumption of Mary is not a Holy Day of Obligation.  Masses will be held according to normal scheduling. Our Parish Picnic/Potluck will be held in honor of the Solemnity of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary on August 16th from Noon to 4:00 PM.  Please contact the Parish Office to let us know ...

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On August 16th from Noon-4:00 PM we will celebrate the Solemnity of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary. It is very important that we celebrate the solemnities of the Lord and his mother with great joy and true celebration. This year we will celebrate with a parish picnic which will take place on the lawn by the Church and the ...

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On August 11th at 6:30 PM, above the chapel, we are holding an informational meeting on the upcoming Ultreya weekends.  Please come if you can or call Vic Bergeron if you need additional information at 603-542-6387.

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Bishop Peter A. Libasci invites all couples who are celebrating their 25th, 30th, 35th, 40th, 45th, 50th or beyond Wedding Anniversary (anytime during the year 2015), to attend a Special Anniversary Mass. This celebration will be held on October 18, 2015, at 2:00 p.m., at Saint Anselm Abbey Church, Manchester, NH. If you are celebratin...

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Paul Koleske is a Contemporary Catholic Christian Musician, Singer, Songwriter, Speaker, and Recording Artist.  He has 3 CDs to his credit; FREE ME – THANK YOU LORD – I BELIEVE.  He travels the United States of America conducting Parish Missions, Concerts & Reflections, Retreats, and Youth Ministry Events. On ...

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Grand Prize Raffle tickets for the Penny Sale are being sold at the Rectory, 32 Pearl Street, Claremont, NH  Monday to Friday from 9 AM to 2 PM!   1 for $  1  6 for $  5 12 for $10  25 for $20  Those who purchase $20 worth of tickets at one time will be sponsors!  The winner,...

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August 3-6, 2015  $425 per person based upon double occupancy. Visiting the shrines of Sacred Heart in Sherbrook, Cap-de-la-Madeleine in Three Rivers, St. Joseph Oratory in Montreal, St Anne de Beaupre in Quebec and St Benoit du Lac in Magog. Cost Couch Bus transportation from St. Mary’s in Claremont incl...

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The Knights of Columbus will be having their Aluminum Can Drive on Saturday, July 25 from 3:00—4:00 PM...St. Mary Rectory Garage and Sunday, July 26 from 7:30—10:30 AM at St. Mary Rectory Garage.   Aluminum cans only!  Rinse out cans, do not crush them. 5 Cent Plastic Soda bottles marked VT will als...

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The older generation has been an important part of building and caring for the parish.  Now they are our “prayer warriors” and we need to let them know that they are still needed.  If you have a few minutes every couple of weeks to stop at Silver Maples; leave a bulletin; and let them know we are thinking of them, pl...

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This weekend the second collection is for the Parish to Parish Support Fund. This fund provides grants to parishes in NH experiencing financial difficulties. Please give generously. Thank you. 
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October 16-23, 2015. $1,750 per person based upon double occupancy. Join Father Steve in spending a full week in Fatima, Portugal. Fatima is one of the most important Catholic shrines in the world dedicated to the Virgin Mary. Fatima's fame is due to the Apparitions of Our Lady of the Rosary that appeared to three shepherd children; L...

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The Bible Class: The Bible and the Sacraments is a six week course.  The class will be held in St. Mary's Church on Mondays at 6:00 PM.  It began on June 1st and will run through July 6th.

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The United States Conference of Catholic Bishops has called for a "Fortnight for Freedom."  This is a 14-day period of prayer, education, and action in support of religious freedom, from June 21 to July 4. This two-week period is a time when our liturgical calendar celebrates a series of great martyrs who remained fait...

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Dayspring Pregnancy Care Center 15th Annual Baby Bottle Benefit is going until Father’s day! The money collected goes towards ultrasounds, pregnancy tests, educational tools, Bibles, etc. for the people they serve.  Baby bottles are at the entrances of our Church. Please take a bottle home from Church, and also consid...

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On Saturday, June 20th, the Connecticut Valley Ultreya group will be having a pot luck supper for members in St. Mary's Gym at 6:00 PM.  The Newport Ultreya group is invited.  This meeting will be hosted by Vic and Linda Bergeron.   

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Saint Mary’s is working to update Church records. We have a new system in place and require updated parish member information to transfer into it . Parish Census Questionnaire forms can be found at each entrance and on the back table in the Church.  We need ALL parishioners of Saint Mary’s to participate in the censu...

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These Catholic camps are now accepting online registrations for the 2015 summer season.  The camps, located in the Lakes Region of NH, offer 2-week overnight sessions for children, ages 6-15.  For more information or to request a brochure and DVD, contact Michael Drumm at 603-364-5851 or email mdrum...

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On Friday, June 12th, from 11:00 AM until 1:00 PM, we will meet at Planned Parenthood, 79 South Main Street, White River Junction, VT.  This is a sidewalk ministry to pray for and share alternatives with those who are contemplating abortion at this facility.  If you would like to join this ministry, please contact Walt...

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On Wednesday, June 10th, there will be a Healing Mass at St. Patrick's Church, 32 Beech Street, Newport, NH. This Healing Mass will be officiated by Fr. Richard Mac Lear, OMI.  The Healing Mass will begin at 6:30 PM. 

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Grand Prize Raffle Tickets for the Penny Sale will be sold this weekend after each Mass!  The Penny Sale will be held on November 14, 2015.  If you are interested in volunteering please call Albert St. Pierre, chairman, at 543-7046.  Thank you! 

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The Knights of Columbus 4th Degree Assembly #0635 will be holding elections at the St. Joseph's Church, Claremont, NH, at 7 PM on June 1st. This is for 4th degree members only. 
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St. Mary's Parish will be having a new class that will be given by Father Shawn Therrien.  The class offered is Bible Class: The Bible and the Sacraments.  Classes will start on Monday, June 1, 2015, at 6:00 PM in St. Mary’s Church.   If you would like to register for this class please&...

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Bishop Libasci is asking parishes across New Hampshire to take up a special free will offering this weekend to support recovery efforts in Nepal following last month’s devastating earthquake. Donations will benefit Catholic Relief Services, the international humanitarian agency representing the U.S. Catholic Church. CRS is already o...

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Our last class of the year is this Sunday, May 31.  We are going to shorten this class so that we may prepare for First Communion.  We will meet from 9am -10am on Sunday.  Please make sure to arrive early to pick up your child.  Thank you!

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We will celebrate Mass on Memorial Day, Monday, May 25th at Old St. Mary's Church at 9:00 AM.
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The new schedule is going to be coming out shortly. Please call Lorraine Potvin to let her know of any times that you will not be able to serve. Please call 542-4092! Thank you!! 
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This weekend, we will take up the Collection for the Catholic Communication Campaign (CCC). With your support, thousands of faithful across New hampshire will gain a deeper understanding of their faith through the Diocese of Manchester website catholicNH.org, the electronic newsletters eNews and Catholic Citizenship News, social media inc...

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On Friday, May 15, 2015, the Penny Sale Committee will be hosting a "Social" at 6:00 PM in the gymnasium.  Several volunteers will be needed to plan the event, solicit gifts and sell raffle tickets.  The Penny Sale will be held on Saturday, November 14, 2015.

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The Catholic Daughters of the Americas Court Virgil Barber 13th Annual Spring Geranium Sale is now in progress. Colors available are pink, white and red.  They are in 5-inch Pots.  The price is $4.00 per pot.  Orders are being taken now and the last day to order is May 15th.  Call Arline Marro at 60...

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On Sunday, May 10, at 9:00 AM, the Religious Education students will process from the school to the statue of Mary in front of the Rectory for the May Crowning.  All parishioners are welcome to attend this 20 minute ceremony in honor of Mother Mary.

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Knights of Columbus Fourth Degree Assembly #0635 will be hosting the Sir Knight of the Year on May 4th! This will be held at the Pleasant Street Restaurant. The Social will be at 6:30 PM and the Dinner will be at 7 PM.  Dinner will be ordered off the menu!  

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The Junior Catholic Daughters will have the crowning of our Blessed Mother at St. Joseph Church on Sunday, May 3, 2015 at 12:30 PM.  The Rosary, Litany and Benediction will follow the crowning. Refreshments will be served at the close of the service in the Church Hall.

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May 1 - 3, 2015, May 29 - 31, 2015 and July 10 - 12, 2015...Are you looking to put Christ in your marriage?  Deepen your communication, rekindle your romance and renew your sacrament by attending the next Worldwide Marriage Encounter weekend.  For more information call Jim and Elaine Richard at 1-800-710-WWME...

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World Day of Prayer will be observed on Sunday, April 26th, also known as "Good Shepherd Sunday." The purpose of this day is to publically fulfill the Lord's instruction to, "Pray the Lord of the harvest to send laborers into his harvest" (Mt 9:38; Lk 10:2). Please pray that young men and women hear and respond gen...

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Dayspring Pregnancy Center of the Upper Valley continues to provide a wonderful program to pregnant women in need! They offer many resources which includes counseling, ultrasounds, options for adoption, maternity/family training, baby items which includes clothing and much more! They are entirely privately funded which means they are able...

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The Connecticut Valley Ultreya meeting will be changed from Saturday, April 18th at 6:30 PM to Friday, April, 24th at 6:30 PM.  We will meet in the St. Mary's Gymnasium. The reason for this change is a Catholic Daughters conference the weekend of April 18th that would prevent some of our members...

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In recognition of Child Abuse Prevention Month in April, the Most Reverend Peter A. Libasci, D.D., Bishop of Manchester, and the Diocesan Safe Environment Council cordially invite all the Catholic faithful to a special Mass on Thursday, April 16 at 6:30 p.m. Please join us as we pray for all those who were abused as children, particularly...

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On Sunday, April 12th, Divine Mercy Sunday, St. Mary's Parish will have the following services:           Adoration:      Noon to 3:00 PM           Confessions:  1:30 PM to 3:00 PM           Chaplet:         3:00 PM &...

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Monday, April 6 at 6:00 PM...We will meet at the Rectory with Fr. Shawn Therrien.  Father will share his Homilies from the Inter-Parish Lenten Mission at St. Patrick's in Newport.  All ladies from the parish are invited and welcome.

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April 5th 2015...As a pontifical collection requested by Pope Francis, the annual Good Friday Collection offers a direct link for parishioners to be witnesses of peace and to help protect the Holy Places. When you donate on Good Friday, you are supporting Christians in the Holy Land. Visit: MyFranciscan.org/good-Friday 

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If you took home a CRS Rice Bowl, you may return it next weekend!  Thank you for your generosity! 
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During this Lenten journey, our parish community has prayed, fasted, and given alms with a special focus on the poorest members of our global community. Through our Lenten prayers and donations, we have touched the lives of millions of people served by Catholic Relief Services, our representative to the poorest communities in the world. P...

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Congratulations to Very Rev. Shawn M. Therrien, V.F., the new Upper Valley Dean in the Diocese of Manchester.  The Diocese of Manchester is divided into nine territorial districts or deaneries.The bishop appoints a vicar forane, also called a “dean,” in each deanery to assist him to, among other things, promote and coordi...

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"Every time we go to confession, God embraces us." Pope Francis St. Mary's Church will be having a Diocesan Day of Reconciliation on March 30, 2015, from 11 AM to 1 PM and 5 PM to 7 PM. For a complete listing of all parishes, visit: catholicnh.org.    

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This is a reminder!  Throughout Lent, there will be Adoration on Sundays from 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM.
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We will be having our monthly can drive on Saturday, March 28 from 3-4PM and Sunday, March 29 from 7:30-10:30AM in the St. Mary Rectory Garage.  We accept rinsed, uncrushed aluminum cans only.  We also accept 5 cent plastic soda bottles marked VT.  Please check markings.  Money raised supports two seminarians and ...

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The Knights of Columbus would like to thank you for your support for the Baby Bottle Coin Collection.  So far, we have forwarded $312.90 to the Pregnancy Center of Claremont via the baby bottle coin collection.  Your continued support is greatly appreciated!

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On Thursday, March 26th at 7pm at St. Mary’s Church in Claremont, NH, the Very Reverend Shawn Therrien, V.F. will be installed as Dean of the Upper Valley Deanery at a Mass celebrated by Bishop Peter Labasci, Bishop of Manchester. All priests, deacons, religious, parish staff and lay faithful are invited to this special event. ...

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The Knights of Columbus Council 1820 will hold a Work/Committee Meeting in St. Mary's Gymnasium at 7:00 PM on Monday, March 23rd.
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We will be having our monthly Ultreya meeting on Saturday, March 21st at 6:30 PM, in St. Mary's Gym.  All those who have attended Cursillo or are interested in attending Cursillo are invited to attend. For more information about Cursillo and Ultreya, please visit our page.

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On Friday, March 20th, from 5:00-6:30 PM, we will be having a Baked Haddock Dinner in St. Mary’s Gym.  The menu is: baked haddock, baked potato, green beans, coleslaw, rolls, drinks and dessert!  This event is sponsored by the Knights of Columbus 1820 for the benefit of St. Vincent de Paul. Adults-$10.00; Chil...

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We will have Mass on Thursday, March 19th at 12:10 PM, in honor of St. Joseph, husband of Mother Mary. “He was chosen by the eternal Father as the trustworthy guardian and protector of his greatest treasures, namely, his divine Son and Mary, Joseph’s wife. He carried out this vocation with complete fidelity until at last Go...

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The Catholic Relief Services Collection serves Jesus in the victims of human trafficking, in those who suffer from injust laws, and in those who need pastoral care and humanitarian assistance across the globe. Through supporting today’s collection, you help Jesus in disguise.  Many diocese here in the United Sates do no...

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We have a lot of exciting things to share, so please browse through the many pages of our new website. Some points of interest for first time users are as follows: Parish Ministries and Organizations. A listing of all Ministries and Organizations with their current contact information. Current Events. You will now be able to vi...

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On March 10, 11 & 12, St. Patrick Parish in Newport and St. Mary Parish in Claremont will have an Inter-Parish Lenten Mission.  Click on the Related File below for our flyer.
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On Monday, March 2nd, at 7:00 PM, the Knights of Columbus 4th Degree Assembly #0635 will be hosting a spirtual night at St. Joseph’s Parish Hall. Attendance is for Knights and their wives/girlfriends only. 

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We are having an Informational Meeting about the upcoming Cursillo weekends this spring.  The Men's weekend is March 5-8 and the Women's weekend is April 9-12.  The Informational Meeting will be held on February 13th at 6:30 PM on the second floor in the Annex Building.  This meeting is for all who have registered a...

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On February 2nd of 2015 at 7:00 PM, the Knights of Columbus Fourth Degree Assembly #0635 will be hosting a social in recognition of Valentine's Day at the Pleasant Restaurant! 
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The Women of Grace Study Program beginning:   February 18th at 6.45pm at Assumption Hall, Newport.  The women of grace program seeks to transform the world one woman at a time by affirming women in dignity & vocation as daughter of God and in their gift of authentic femininity.  Catholic Daughter of Ameri...

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This Sunday, January 25 at 3:00 PM, at the Cathedral of St. Joseph, this highly acclaimed choir, under the direction of Mr. Meyer Chambers, will be performing a concert consisting of Gospel, traditional spirituals plus praise and worship music. This popular event is a rare opportunity to experience religious music in a different form...

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