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News & Upcoming Events
ST. MARTIN’S FAIR -DEC. 7th & 8th
Save the date! St. Martin’s Church in Otter River will hold its annual Holiday Fair from 9 AM to 3 PM on Saturday, December 7th and from 9 AM to 1 PM on Sunday, December 8th at the American Legion Hall, 3 Central St., Baldwinville
Legacy of Hope Campaign
This fall our parish is running the Legacy of Hope campaign. Fr. Ssekyole asks that we give this urgent effort our prayers and attention. Let us ask the Lord what he expects from us and respond with love and generosity to this call to extraordinary stewardship. Our parish goal is $178,554. As of October 21st we have pledges totaling $89,416.
To learn more, please visit: legacyofhope.worcesterdiocese.org
MARCH FOR LIFE REGISTRATION
Plan now to attend the 47th annual March for Life in Washington, DC on Friday, January 24, 2020! Buses will leave from St. Paul’s Cathedral on Thursday, January 23rd following the Respect Life Mass at 7:30 PM, and will travel to the Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception in Washington, DC in time for Friday morning Mass followed by the March for Life at noon. Buses will return to Worcester immediately following the March, arriving back at St. Paul’s at approximately 1:00 AM on Saturday, January 25th. Cost is $80 per seat for registrations post-marked by December. 31st, and $95 thereafter. Registrations will be accepted on a first-come-first-served basis until all seats are full, or until January 13th, whichever comes first. For more details and to download registration forms, visit www.worcesterdiocese.org/respect-life or contact the Respect Life Office at 508-929-4311 or email email@example.com
Christmas Eve at 4 PM
Midnight Mass (12 AM) at St. Martin's
Christmas Day at 10 AM
New Year's Eve at 5:30 PM
New Year's Day at 8:00 AM
New Year's Day at 10:00 AM at St. Martin's
Weekly Mass Schedule
4:30 PM on Saturday
7:45 AM and 10:45 AM on Sunday
8:00 AM on Monday, Tuesday & Wednesday
When conditions warrant “Delays or No School” cancellations, there will be NO MASS. Mass intentions can be transferred to another day. We value the lives of our parishioners. Stay Safe!
1st and 3rd Tuesdays of the month, 7:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Sacrament of Reconciliation:
Saturdays at 3:30 PM - 4:15 PM
Anytime by appointment
Sacrament of Baptism
Please call the rectory for registration, preparation, and details.
Sacrament of Matrimony
Please call the rectory at least one year in advance of the desired date to begin the Couple to Couple Marriage Preparation Program.
Sacrament of the Sick/Communion Calls
Please notify the rectory if anyone is hospitalized, moving to a nursing home, or confined to home due to illness, handicap, or age, so that we may keep them in prayer, visit them, and support them with the Sacraments of Reconciliation, Eucharist, and the Sick.
Mass Intentions can be scheduled by calling, emailing or stopping by the rectory. Dates and times are available on a first come first serve basis. Mass stipends are still only $10
Pastor: Reverend Patrick Ssekyole
Deacon: Dennis Cormier
Parish Administrative Assistant: Mrs. Mary Beaulieu
Parish Office Hours:
Monday - Wednesday, 8:30 AM - 3:00 PM