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Join Father John Loughnane, pastor of All Saints Parish, for a trip to Branson, Missouri – Sept. 16-24, 2017. The cost is only $749 per person, double occupancy (9 days and 8 nights). Cost includes Motor Coach transportation... 8 nights lodging including 4 consecutive nights in the Branson area…14 meals including 8 breakfasts...

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There will be an Inter-Parish Picnic for St. Joseph’s and St. Mary’s on Sunday, July 16th at St. Joseph Parish, Elm Street, Claremont, NH. This event is sponsored by Knights of Columbus.  More information will follow in next week’s bulletins.  Everyone is invited! 

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Karl A. Scultz, author of thirteen books, EWTN teaching series host, and an international lecturer on biblical spirituality and theology, will be giving a presentation entitled: “Mary and Joseph as Models of Lectio Divina: Praying the Word with the Holy Family.”  He will explore the seminal Catholic process for prayerfull...

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

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Join us on our Annual Pilgrimage to Canada July 31 through August 3, 2017.  The cost is just $445 (per person). We will be visiting the Shrines of Sacred Heart (Beauvoir), Notre-Dame-du-Cap, St. Joseph's Oratory in Montreal and Sainte Anne-de-Beaupre, Quebec City.  Cost includes Accommodations based on double occupancy, two ...

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Fr. Lance Harlow will be conducting a Healing Service at LaSalette Shrine in Enfield, NH, on Sunday, June 25th, beginning at 2:00 p.m. Everyone is invited!
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In June our prayer-witness vigils for Life are as follows: Claremont NH:  (Always on Fourth Saturday of each month, 12:00 Noon to 1:00 pm) June:     Fourth Saturday June 24th from 12:00 Noon to 1:00 pm. Where:  Across the street from Claremont Planned Parenthood at 136 Pleasant Street. What:    Witnes...

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St. Mary’s Cursillo group will be meeting on Friday, June 23rd, at 7:00 pm in St. Joseph’s Hall on 60 Elm St., Claremont. The Cursillo group from St. Patrick’s in Newport will also be joining us. Anyone who is interested in the Cursillo movement is welcome to attend. Contact Sue Ann Forcier at 603-477-9311 or sueforci...

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On Tuesday, June 13, 2017, at 6:00 pm, we will be saying the Rosary with Petitions and Veneration of the Statue of Our Lady of Fatima in Honor of the 100th Anniversary of the Fatima apparitions her at St. Mary Parish. 100th Anniversary of the Fatima Apparitions--Plenary indulgences aplenty Under the mandate of Pope Francis, the Ch...

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Catholic Daughters of the Americas is having their ANNUAL GERANIUM SALE.  Geraniums are available in four colors: Red, Pink, White and Salmon.  The cost is $4 for each 4" pot. Place your order by May 15th.  Delivery or pick-up will be on May 23rd or 24th. Call Arline Marro at 542-5933 or the Parish Office at...

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The Knights of Columbus will be sponsoring a Roast Pork Dinner on Saturday, May 20th, from 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM at St. Mary's Gymnasium on Central Street, Claremont, NH.  They will be serving Salad, Roast Pork, Mashed Potatoes Vegetable and Dessert.  The donation is: Adults $10 / Children under 12 $5. Come out ...

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At the recent Knights of Columbus State of New Hampshire convention in Nashua, KofC Claremont Fr. Cote Council 1820 was recognized with an Award for its Community Service project assisting a St. Mary's parishioner with needed roof repairs and a new shingled roof!   The award features the KofC Third Degree insignia and a pictur...

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Join us! We’re building a team from St. Mary’s 11th Annual 5K Walk & Fun Run Saturday, May 6th, Walk begins at 10:00 AM Starting at Claremont Middle School Turning Points Network provides 24-hour services for survivors of domestic violence, sexual violence and stalking, as well as education and outreach for the comm...

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National Day of Prayer and Protest Against Planned Parenthood Saturday, April 29   Pro-life leaders in Washington are fighting to strip Planned Parenthood, the nationa's largest abortion chain, of their federal funding.  But they need our help to do it!   Join us as on April 29 we support this historic ef...

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We will begin collecting Rice Bowls beginning April 1st and would like to have all bowls collected by April 16th. Please leave your Rice Bowl in the basket in front of the altar or bring to the Parish Office Monday through Friday between 9:00 am and 1:00 pm. Please make all checks payable to Catholic Relief Services-CRS Rice Bowl.

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Parishes throughout our Diocese schedule time on Monday of Holy Week to provide additional opportunities for the faithful to participate in the Sacrament of Reconciliation prior to celebrating Easter. This year our parishes will be open on Wednesday, April 12th, at the following times: St. Joseph’s:  9:00-10:30 am St. Ma...

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DAYSPRING Pregnancy Center of the Upper Valley is having their 35th Annual Spring Fundraising Banquet ! This non-denominational Christian Pro-Life pregnancy care center operates their two clinics in West Lebanon and Claremont NH (Moody Bldg 3rd Floor) and the Grace House birthing center in Claremont without government assistance or ...

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Come join Deacon Jim Wilton for an hour of Adoration, Rosary and Teachings/Meditations.  We will gather in St. Mary's Church on Wednesdays during Lent.(March 8, 15, 22, 29 and April 5) from 6:00 to 7:00 PM.

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On Friday, March 31st, the Knights of Columbus #1820 will sponsor a Baked Stuffed Haddock Dinner in St. Mary's Gym from 5:00 to 6:30 pm to benefit repair of the Adoration Chapel porch. Menu: Baked stuffed haddock, baked potatoes, green beens, coleslaw, rolls, butternut squash, dessert, and drinks.  Adults: $10 / Children un...

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“Be still and know He is God” - Psalm 46:10  Come seek God in the silence. Join us as we taste and see that the Lord is good—finding our hearts and souls refreshed in this time set apart to hear from God. Place: Joseph House Date:   March 31—April 1, 2017 Time:   Friday 5:30 pm to Saturda...

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All are invited to take a deeper look at sin and virtue by taking part in the DVD series, “Seven Deadly Sins, Seven Lively Virtues.” This will take place each Tuesday in the month of March, beginning March 7th (March 7, 14, 21, and 28).  We will meet at St. Joseph’s in the church hall on Elm St. from 6-7 PM. &nbs...

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On Friday, March 24, from 5:00 pm to 6:30 pm there will be a Soup and Sandwich Lenten Dinner in St. Mary's gym.   This dinner will be sponsored by the religious ed students and families as a fundraiser.  The cost of the meal is a free-will donation. Students will be leading Stations of the Cross at 6:30 in th...

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There will be a Mass and Men’s Breakfast to celebrate Feast of St. Joseph on Saturday, March 18th beginning at 7:30 a.m. at St. Joseph Cathedral, Pine and Lowell Streets, Manchester, NH. Bishop Libasci is inviting men of the Diocese of Manchester to Holy Mass and breakfast at St. Joseph Cathedral to celebrate the Feast of St. Jos...

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Pilgrimage to Fatima, Portugal April 3-10, 2017 There will be a pilgrimage to Fatima celebrating the 100th year of the appearance of Our Lady of Fatima in Portugal. The price of $1960 includes: RT air from Boston to Lisbon, Portugal (all airline taxes and fuel charges , accommodations with private facilities based upon double occup...

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On Sunday, March 12, 2017, at 3:00 PM, we will have a Service at St. Mary Parish in honor of the 100th Anniversary of the Fatima apparitions. We will say the Rosary with Petitions and Veneration of the Statue of Our Lady of Fatima. 

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New England Classical Academy is holding their annual Open House for prospective families on Thursday, March 2, from 4 PM to 6 PM. Come learn about what we do, talk to teachers and students, ask questions, and see a few demonstrations that relate the beauty of the classical education provided at NECA. The school is located at 18 Centra...

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Join us for our Annual Mardi Gras Pancake Supper! Fat Tuesday, February 28, 2017 St. Mary's Gym, Central St., Claremont Serving Scrambled Eggs, Pancakes and Sausage (The Full Boat) 5pm - 7pm Admission: Free Will Donation

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On Saturday, February 25th, at noon, the vigil is scheduled to meet across the street from Planned Parenthood at 136 Pleasant Street, Claremont, NH.   We will pray for the unborn and an end to abortion.  This is a powerful opportunity to do the Lord's work in our community on a monthly basis.  We have signs...

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As you will recall, Jesus told us "I thirst"; when he was on the cross. He was not speaking of a bodily thirst, as Mother Theresa revealed, but a thirst for our love and devotion to Him. Deep down we all have a thirst or craving for love that we may mistakenly believe are desires for things of the flesh. This spring, during L...

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Please call the Parish Office from Monday to Friday from 8 AM to 1 PM to let us know any dates that you will not be able to serve from March 4, 2017 to June 4 2017. The Easter schedule will be determined at a later date. These schedules will be left at the back of the church on the weekend of February 25-26.  Any schedules not pic...

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The Knights of Columbus Council #1820 will be having a Spaghetti & Meatball Supper on Saturday, February 18th, following the 4:00 pm Mass at St. Mary's Gymnasium.
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Junior Catholic Daughters of the Americas will be having a Family Pot-Luck Supper at St. Joseph's Church on Saturday, February 18, at 6:30 PM.  This is for Education Awards on National Junior CDA Day.   Bring your favorite dish or salad.  Beverage and dessert are provided.  Everyone welcome! 

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There is a new group forming at St. Patrick Church in Newport.  The focus will be on fostering a relationship with the Holy Spirit and in joyful community with each other.  We will meet every 2nd Wednesday at Assumption Hall beginning on February 8th from 7:00- 9:00 PM.   Come give glory to God throug...

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The Knights of Columbus will be having a Valentines Day Social on February 6, 2017, at Pleasant Street Restaurant, Claremont, NH. Call Ed Small at 542-2235, if you can make it.
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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 in grades 4-12, in public, private and home schools.  The categories are Essay, Poetry, Art, Computer Art, Music, and Photography.  There are three divisions according to grade level. The t...

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On Saturday, January 28th, at Noon, we will have a prayer vigil across from Planned Parenthood on Pleasant Street, Claremont.   As Mother Theresa said: “But I feel that the greatest destroyer of peace today is abortion, because Jesus said, ‘If you receive a little child, you receive me." Please come out an...

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There will be a March for Life Mass in Manchester, NH on Friday, January 27, 2017 at 12:10 PM.  Bishop Peter A. Libasci will celebrate Mass at Saint Joseph Cathedral in Manchester to join our prayers in New Hampshire for a world where every human life is valued and protected with those who will march in Washington. Aft...

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St. Vincent de Paul is in need of soups and pasta products (ziti, macaroni, rigatoni, etc.). These items can be left in the St. Vincent boxes inside the Church or they can be left at the Rectory Monday-Friday 8 am to 1 pm. Thank you!

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The Community Mass for January has been rescheduled to Saturday, January 21st at 8:00 AM.  Sorry for any inconvenience.
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On January 15, 2017 we will be having an Eggs to Order Breakfast from 7:00-10:00 AM in St Mary’s Gym, Claremont, NH. Adults $8.00, Children $10.00, Under 3– Free. Menu: Eggs to order, omelets, toast, homefries, bacon, sausage, oatmeal, juice & coffee. Sponsored by the Knights of Columbus Council 1820. All proceeds wi...

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New schedules for Eucharistic Ministers and Lectors have been posted on our website for December and January. 
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On December 20th, there will be a Pot Luck Supper for Catholic Daughters and their spouses/guests. The Pot Luck Supper will take place at 6:00 PM at the Senior Center in the banquet room. 
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The Knights of Columbus will be having a (La Tourtiere) Pork Pie Supper!!  It will be held on December 10th after the 4:00 PM Mass in Saint Mary’s Gym. Tickets are $10.00 per person.  These tickets will be sold after all the Masses this weekend as well as at the church rectory.  Be sure to reserve your spot by...

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Annual Pecan Sale Sponsored by the Catholic Daughters Delicious 12 oz plain mammouth or chocolate covered pecans &$8.00/bag. Cinnamon Glazed Pecans $8.00/Bag Glazed Pecans $8.00/Bag Carmel Pecan Clusters $8.00/Bag   Also available are: 16 Oz Plain Mammouth Pecans $10.00/Bag Pecan Rolls $4.00 each. Walnuts $8.00/...

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Holiday Craft Fair November 19 from 9 am - 2:30 pm Saint Mary’s Gym Claremont, NH Featuring . . . Area Crafters, Food Concession, Cookie Sale & More! Sponsored by: Catholic Daughters of the Americas Ct. Virgil H. Barber 892 - Claremont, NH and Knights of Columbus Fr. Cote Council 1820 - Claremont, NH Benef...

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The closing of the Holy Door will take place on Sunday, November 13th at 3:00 PM with a Mass.  See the schedule of confessions in the center of the Home page.
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Grand Prize Raffle tickets for the Annual Penny Sale are available at the Rectory and will be available the night of the Penny Sale. They will be sold after Masses for the next 2 weekends. Grand Prize is $1500.00 if you are present, $1200.00 if you are not. The Rectory is open during the week from 8:00 AM to 1:00 PM. Thank you for y...

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On Saturday, November 12, 2016, we will be having our 2nd Annual Penny Sale in St. Mary's Gym.  The doors will open at 5:00 PM and the Penny Sale starts at 6:00 PM. Up until the day of the Penny Sale, we are accepting monetary donations.  They can be left at the Rectory, in the box located at the back of the mid...

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If you are still uncertain about who to vote for in the presidential election, you must listen to a Homily that helps Catholics with that choice.  It will only take about 20 minutes of your time and is more valuable to listen to than any debate to help you make up your mind.  Just click on Homily and listen to the video.

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Thank you to all parishioners who have completed and submitted your Commitment Card to the church. As a reminder, all commitments need to be submitted to the church no later than October 30th in order to be accounted for in the final summary report. Please complete and submit your card to the church even if you are unable to make a cha...

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Women, there is still time to sign up to spend three wonderful days with the Lord at Cursillo.   In this busy world we often get so caught up in daily life that we don't take time to be present with the Lord.  Our souls are starving for Him and He is thirsting for us.  Perhaps it is time for you to stop and listen to...

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If you have not done so already, please fill out a parish registration form. All families must fill this out in order to be a registered member of St Marys. Please contact our office with any questions. Thank you. 

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Grand Prize Raffle Tickets for the Annual Penny Sale will be sold after each Mass on October 1st and 2nd.  Tickets are $1.00 each, 6 for $5.00, 12 for $10.00 and 25 for $20.00.  Checks should be made payable to St. Mary Parish.  Tickets may also be purchased at the Rectory during the week from 8:00 am to 1:00 pm. Th...

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On Wednesday, September 28, 2016, at noon, the Rite of Reception of the Body will take place at St. Joseph Church in Claremont, NH. Father Majka will lie in repose in the church until 7:00 p.m., when a Requiem Mass will be celebrated in the presence of his body. On Thursday, September 29, 2016, Father Majka will lie in repose at St. St...

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By now you have received a brochure detailing the Increased Offertory Program our parish will be participating in over the next few weeks. This informative brochure is intended to communicate the financial needs of our parish and why we are having a dedicated focus on our parish offertory. Commitment Sunday for this Program is Septembe...

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On Saturday, September 24th, there will be a prayer vigil across from Claremont Planned Parenthood on Pleasant Street from 12:00 Noon to 1:00 pm. We will pray for an end to abortion.  Please come out and give public witness that Faith is still alive and vibrant here in our community!  

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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 $10,291.00 for St. Mary’...

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Feast of our Lady of La Salette Triduum and Feast Day Saturday, September 17 2016 6:30 PM Celebration of Eucharist   V. R. Rene Butler, M. S., Homilist Renewal of La Salette Associates’ Promises. Candlelight Procession with Rosary in honor of Our Lady Sunday, September 18, 2016 Solemnity of the Feast of Our...

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Religious Ed classes will be starting back up on Sunday, September 18th at 9 am in the school building.  The fee has remained constant at $20 per child with a maximum of $60 per family. Completed registrations can be dropped off, mailed or scanned and emailed to the Parish Office.   The Registration Fee m...

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ST. MARY’S GIGANTIC INDOOR YARD SALE SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 10, 2016 8:00 AM – 2:00 PM ST. MARY’S GYM MAIN STREET CLAREMONT, NH OVER 100 TABLES AND THOUSANDS OF ITEMS FOR SALE. LAY AWAY SERVICE CARRY-OUT SERVICE FOOD/BEVERAGES 

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On September 9th, St. Mary's will have a Day of Prayer for Peace in our communities.  This initiative comes at the request of the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB).  Following is St. Mary's schedule for the day: 7:30 AM — Morning Mass 12:00 PM-3:00 PM — Adoration in the Church 3:00 PM&...

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Gigantic Indoor Yard Sale St. Mary’s Gym Saturday, September 10, 2016 8:00 AM to 2:00 PM   Proceeds from the yard sale will benefit St. Mary’s Parish.  Donations for the yard sale will be accepted in the gym during the following dates/times: Monday, August 22, 2016 (3 pm – 7 pm) Wednesday, August 24...

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On Saturday, November 12, 2016, we will have our 2nd Annual Penny Sale.  We will be looking for donations of new items valued  in the $20-$50 range, as the date comes closer.  Any questions can be directed to our Chairperson, Albert St. Pierre, at 543-0433.

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KICK-OFF MEETING THE ANNUAL ST. MARY’S YARD SALE WILL BE HELD ON SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 10, 2016 FROM 8:00 AM – 2:00 PM, IN THE GYMNASIUM. WORKERS ARE NEEDED! PLEASE ATTEND THE KICK-OFF MEETING ON WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 17, 2016 @ 6:00 PM IN THE GYM. ASSISTANCE IN SETTING UP TABLES IS NEEDED AT THIS TIME. IN ORDER TO ACHI...

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LITURGICAL SCHEDULE FOR AUGUST 12-15 DAYS OF PRAYER, FASTING, AND ATONEMENT In response to the violence and civil unrest here in the U.S. and around the world, we are called by our Bishop to "engage in an act of solidarity in faith".  To learn more about it, read Bishop Libasci's letter.  Friday, August...

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Our Diocese is encouraging each parish to have online giving through their websites.  This makes it easier for people traveling, going on vacation or homebound to automatically give to the Church while away.  This can also be implemented on a recurring basis throughout the year.  You can easily make changes to you...

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Celebrate the 50th Anniversary of Sister Cecelia Ferland as a Sister of Mercy.  Join the party: Sunday, July 31st from 2:00 pm to 4:30 pm.  There will be Snack and Beverages, No gifts please.   The party will be held at Student Conservation Association, 689 River Road, Charlestown, NH.  From...

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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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Schedules are out for the Month of June through August 28th! Please find these in the back of the church on the table. You can also find the schedule on our website.  Go to the Our Ministries tab and click on the Ministry you serve in the drop-down menu. If there are any questions please call the Parish office at 542-...

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Monday, May 30th, is Memorial Day.  We honor the men and women who died serving our country in the military.   Our Parish Office will be closed in observance of this holiday.
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There will be a First Communion Brunch on May 22nd after the 10:30 AM mass at St. Mary’s Church.  First Communicant families may RSVP to Mandy at the rectory.   Please let us know how many will be attending from your family when calling to RSVP.  Thank you. The brunch is sponsored by Catholic Daughters and ...

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“We wish to invite you to a world-wide prayer vigil on the eve of Pentecost to ask for the fire and the gifts of the Holy Spirit to come upon the Church in a new and powerful way. Modern technology gives us the opportunity as the Universal Church to be more connected than ever in our prayer. Let us cry out together with one voice, a...

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On August 1 - 4, there will be a pilgrimage to Canada.  We will be visiting the Shrines of Sacred Heart, Cap-de-la-Madeleine, St. Joseph Oratory in Montreal, St. Anne de Beaupre in Quebec, and St. Benoit du Lac. A Coach bus will leave from St. Mary's Church in Claremont, NH. The cost is $425 per person based upon double occupa...

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On this Mother's Day, for all whose mothers and grandmothers are still alive - cherish them today. Honor them and thank them.  For all whose mothers have gone home to the Lord, remember them and pray for them.  Let us also honor the Mother of the Lord on this day.  Her maternal care for Jesus still extends to all those ...

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The Sir Knight of the year award night is Monday May 2nd at the Pleasant Restaurant in Claremont. All 4th degree brother Knights and their families are invited...please come out to support the brother chosen for this award.  Dinner is off the menu at 7 PM.

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On Sunday, May 1st, immediately following the 10:30 Mass, we will have a crowning ceremony at the Statue of the Blessed Mother in front of the rectory. Religious Education students will be performing the crowning and will be joined by the Catholic Daughters and the Knights of Columbus in the procession from the church to the statue. Pa...

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April is National Child Abuse Prevention Month.  Children of the world are trafficked for a number of reasons.  However, the majority of these children are trafficked for sexual exploitation. Pope Francis cautions us not to remain indifferent knowing that these precious human beings are being bought and sold like goods...

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St Denis Parish in Hanover is hosting a Marriage Fellowship Group Event: Dinner & Discussion with Simcha Fisher.  All married couples are invited to join us on Saturday, April 16th at 6:30 pm.  Simcha Fisher is the author of The Sinner's Guide to Natural Family Planning.  She blogs weekly for the Nation...

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On April 14, 2016, we will have Confirmation at 7:00 PM at St. Mary’s Church.  Bishop Libasci will officiate. Confirmation Class: St Joseph’s Parish:  Alyssa Ellison and Nicholas Stone All Saint’s Parish:  Andrew Aumand and Liam Sullivan Congratulations!! 

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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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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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Sunday, April 3rd is Divine Mercy Sunday.  We will have the following Services on that day: Noon—3:00 PM     Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament 1:30—2:45 PM      Confessions 3:00 PM                Chaplet of Divine Mercy        &nbs...

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In April, there will be two weekends set aside for the 3-Day Cursillo Weekend.  One weekend is for men and the other for women. During these joyous weekends of learning, music, laughter, prayer, sharing, reflection and silence, you will encounter our Lord and feel the presence of the Holy Spirit.   The weekend touches each...

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The Parish Office will be closed on March 25th, Good Friday, and will reopen on Monday, March 28th at 8:00 am.  Have a blessed and Happy Easter!
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“Every time we go to confession, God embraces us.” Pope Francis' Diocesan Day of Reconciliation You are invited to join other NH Catholics in a statewide day of reconciliation.  This is an opportunity for you to open your heart and allow the Lord to fill it with His grace. All parishes will open their doors...

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On Friday, March 11th, from 5:00 PM to 6:30 PM we will have a Baked Haddock Dinner in the St. Mary Gymnasium.  This dinner is sponsored by the Knights of Columbus Council 1820. Come out and support our KofC and join in fellowship with other members of our Church.

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This Friday, March 4, the religious ed students will be participating in Stations of the Cross at St. Mary's at 6:30pm. Please meet at 6:10 PM in the back of the Church.  
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This coming week is Ash Wednesday.  It is the first day of Lent and also marks the beginning of the collection for CRS Rice Bowls.  Be sure to look for the rice bowls in the next couple weeks.  These will be placed in the entryways of the church. For more information please visit: www.crsricebowl.org .

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On Sunday, February 21, 2016, the Knights of Columbus will be sponsoring a Basketball Free Throw Championship.  For more information please open the file below.
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Come Join us for our annual Mardi Gras Pancake Supper!! "Fat Tuesday" February 9, 2016 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm Serving Eggs, Sausage and Pancakes St. Mary's Gymnasium Proceeds to benefit the Religious Ed program!   

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 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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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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