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Geranium Sale

Posted on May 07, 2021 in: General News

Catholic Daughter of the Americas #892 19th Annual Geranium Sale Pink, White, Salmon, Red at $4.25 each Last day to order is May 15th Pick up only on May 20 and 21, 10 am-2 pm Call Arline Marro at 442-5933 to order. Checks payable to Catholic Daughters #892

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Claremont Prayer Vigil

Posted on April 22, 2021 in: General News

This coming Saturday, April 24th, 2021 is our Fourth Saturday prayer vigil across from Planned Parenthood, Pleasant St., Claremont, NH. We meet at noon and pray the Rosary and Chaplet of Divine Mercy for an end to abortion.

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Divorce/separation can be an uncomfortable and often misunderstood topic, and for those directly impacted, a painful process with many questions often left unanswered. Catholic Charities NH will be hosting its next online support group, “Divorce/ Separation: Why me? What can I do?” for those navigating the divorce process or trying to find their way afterward. Participants will learn more about the dynamics of divorce, better understand their options, learn helpful coping strategies, and support others on the same journey. The program will be held via Zoom for six consecutive Wednesdays (at noon) starting April...

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Anniversary Celebration

Posted on April 01, 2021 in: General News

Bishop Peter A. Libasci invites couples celebrating any significant wedding anniversaries during the year 2021 to pray with the Holy Sacrifice of the Mass via livestream on Sunday, April 18, 2021 at 2:00 p.m. All registering couples will receive a certificate from the bishop recognizing their anniversaries and a link to an at-home date night kit. Registering couples may opt to attend a virtual couple’s trivia night for a small fee ($10/couple). Please contact Alyse Hlasny at ahlasny@rcbm.org or at (603) 663-0108 with any questions. Registration deadline is April 11th.

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Divine Mercy Sunday

Posted on April 01, 2021 in: General News

Divine Mercy Sunday April 11, 2021 St Mary Church Noon—3:00 PM      Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament 2:00—2:45 PM       Confessions 3:00 PM                  Chaplet of Divine Mercy Benediction of the Blessed Sacrament

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Easter Preparation & Schedule

Posted on March 19, 2021 in: General News

In preparation for Easter, the Diocese offers a Diocesan Day of Reconciliation.  Also, the schedule for the Easter Triduum is now available. To access these schedules, a page on our website contains this information.

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Catholic Italy Pilgrimage

Posted on January 29, 2021 in: General News

Join Fr. Michael Sartori on his very first St. Patrick Parish Pilgrimage. October 18-27, 2021 - 10 Days $3,999 from Boston Have questions about the pilgrimage? Want to book online, go to http://bit.ly/SartoriItaly

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CRS Rice Bowl Collection

Posted on March 05, 2021 in: General News

We have placed several Rice Bowls on the table in the back of the main entrance but will also have Rice Bowls available at the parish office. The bowls will need to be turned in by March 31st. It is preferred that bowls full with coins be turned into the parish office.

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Pro-Life Event

Posted on March 19, 2021 in: General News

On Saturday, March 27, we will have our Prayer-Witness Vigil for Life Across from Planned Parenthood, 136 Pleasant St., Claremont, NH, from Noon to 1:00 p.m. All are welcome to come witness for life and pray the Rosary and Chaplet of Divine Mercy for the unborn and to convert the culture of death.  Please contact Walt Stapleton with any questions.

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Schedule Changes

Posted on March 05, 2021 in: General News

The parish office will be closed beginning Wednesday, March 10th and will reopen on Thursday, March 18th. The church will be closed during the same time period, March 10th through the 17th. The Sacrament of Reconciliation will not be available on Monday, March 15th.

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Parish COVID Notice

Posted on February 06, 2021 in: General News

We are now required by diocesan protocol to issue this Parish COVID Notice as necessary.

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Sacred Heart Parish is hiring

Posted on January 21, 2021 in: General News

Think you would enjoy working in a small office? We're now looking for a part-time office assistant.  20 hours per week to start  Knowledge of Faith necessary Major duties will include, but are not limited to, general administrative work, paying bills, and maintaining various parish databases. Please call the office at 603-448-1262 for more information or email your resume and cover letter to Fr. Charles at pastorsheartlebanon@gmail.com.

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Online Support Group

Posted on January 29, 2021 in: General News

For those still struggling to manage daily life with the COVID-19 crisis, Catholic Charities NH is hosting another “Coping with COVID” online support group for parishioners across the Diocese. The (free) five-session program, held on Zoom, provides key information and coping strategies to help you navigate these challenging and uncertain times. You’ll connect with members of the medical and mental health communities and gain valuable relaxation techniques, among other forms of support. Sessions will be held Wednesdays (2-3 p.m.) starting February 3 through March 3. To register, visit www.cc-nh.org/coping....

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Prayer-Witness Vigil for Life

Posted on February 19, 2021 in: General News

Saturday, February 27-- Prayer-Witness Vigil for Life Across from Planned Parenthood, 136 Pleasant St., Claremont, NH Noon to 1:00 p.m. All are welcome to come witness for life and pray the Rosary and Chaplet of Divine Mercy for the unborn and to convert the culture of death. Please contact Walt Stapleton with any questions.

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2021 Virtual Mardi Gras

Posted on January 14, 2021 in: General News

You are invited to be a part of the Virtual Mardi Gras Celebration! Our annual signature event benefits Catholic Charities NH and the hundreds of individuals and families in need that we support. Being online this year, it’s easier to join in on the fun. Register today at www.cc-nh.org/mardigras for a chance to win prizes, bid on action items and more. The event will be streamed on February 16 (Fat Tuesday) on www.cc-nh.org. Call Rosemary at 603-663-0249 with any questions.

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On Friday, February 5th, St. Joseph Church will celebrate Mass at 8:30 AM.  Adoration will be at St. Mary Church from 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM.  Confessions at St. Mary Church will be from 3:00 to 4:00 PM.

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Wednesday Mass Change

Posted on January 26, 2021 in: General News

Due to the snowfall expected overnight, even though hopefully not a significant amount, Fr. Shawn has moved the time for the Wednesday Mass from 7:30 am to 12:10 pm.  Those of you who normally attend daily Mass, please be sure to make note of the change.

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Pro-Life Event

Posted on January 14, 2021 in: General News

Prayer-Witness Vigil for Life Saturday, January 23rd from Noon to 1:00 pm across from Planned Parenthood, 136 Pleasant St., Claremont, NH. All are welcome to come witness for life and pray the Rosary and Chaplet of Divine Mercy for the unborn and to convert the culture of death. Please contact Walt Stapleton with any questions.

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THANK YOU!

Posted on January 07, 2021 in: General News

I would like to say thank you for the many Christmas gifts, cards, and goodies this season. Your generosity is always very much appreciated but especially during this past year! As we enter a new year, let us pray that it may be one filled with God’s blessings and grace for each one of us. You are in my prayers and I wish you all a happy and healthy New Year! Fr. Shawn

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1/8/21 Confession Notice

Posted on January 08, 2021 in: General News

Fr. Shawn’s schedule for this afternoon has changed unexpectedly and Fr. Arockia is not in town, so we will have to cancel confessions for today.  Also due to the above issues, confessions will be cancelled for Monday, January 11th.

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Farewell from Deacon Paul

Posted on April 15, 2021 in: General News

All good things come to an end. I have been diagnosed with serious health issues that prevent me from continuing my deaconate responsibilities. I have thoroughly enjoyed my almost 19 years with you. I have baptized your children, married others and performed funerals of your loved ones. Please pray for me as I go through this time of my life. A blessed Easter season to all of you. Deacon Paul

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Third Order of St. Francis

Posted on April 15, 2021 in: General News

Dear Friends, Would you like to learn more about the secular Third Order of St. Francis? We would like to begin a Third Order in our parish. Please email Fr. John Loughnane at allsaints3@comcast.net for more information and to sign up. Without withdrawing from the world, the Third Order carries out the principles of Franciscan life. We perform works of teaching, charity, and social service. We will give you more information and plan our first meeting in the near future. May the Lord bless you always, Fr. John Loughnane All Saints Parish PO Box 332 Charlestown, NH 03603 603-717-5603

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Fr. Shawn has decided to resume full participation of lectors, Eucharistic ministers, and altar servers for all weekend Masses beginning this weekend. If you feel comfortable serving again on the altar, please contact the parish office at 542-9518 or stmarysclaremont@comcast.net. The plan is to have a schedule in place for the summer months.

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