449 Broad Street
Nashua, NH 03063
Parish Office: Mon-Fri, 8am - 4pm
Please note that the parish office will be closed on Tuesday, December 31st until Monday, January 6th. In case of an emergency, please call (604) 882-0925 and leave a voice mail.
The Celebration of the Mass is the cornerstone of Catholic worship. The celebration is comprised of the proclamation of the Word of God and by participating in the Eucharistic Sacrifice. Through this celebration we are both comforted and challenged by the revelation of God’s saving will and the Real Presence of Jesus Christ in the Eucharist.
Please note there is no 8:00 a.m. Mass on Tuesday, December 31st.
Monday – Thursday: 8:00 am
Friday: 5:30 pm
1st Saturday of each month: 8:00 am
Saturday: 4:00 pm
Sunday: 8:30 am and 10:30 am
Saturday: 2:30 - 3:30 pm
Daily: 7:00 am
Sunday: 6:30 pm Rosary Prayer Group
All of us need to spend some extra time with Jesus. We invite you to come to our Eucharistic Chapel of the Divine Mercy. The Chapel is open from 6:00am to midnight, Monday through Friday, and from noon until 9:00pm on Sunday.
If you would like to commit to a specific hour or half hour of prayer, please complete one of the forms near the sing-in book located in the sacristy to the right of the chapel. If life doesn't allow you to join to a specific prayer time, know that you are always welcome whenever the chapel is open. For more information please call the parish office at 603.882.0925.
A book for prayer intentions is located at the front (Tabernacle side) of the church. We are invited to write out our prayer intentions for the church, the world, our communities and our families and friends. At each Mass all of these intentions will be part of our prayer.
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We invite our parishioners to pray about serving the Lord as a Greeter, Server, Lector, Minister of Communion or a Musician (voice or instrumental) or by participating in one of our other parish ministries (lists are available on the Information table in the gathering space). Interested? Questions? Please see a member of the parish team or contact the parish office (firstname.lastname@example.org or 882-0925).
The Knights of Columbus will sponsor a BLOOD
DRIVE at Resurrection this Tuesday, March 4, from 1:30-6:30 p.m. in the parish hall. Appointments are recommended (1-800-733-2767).
Be Still and Know that I Am God is the theme of the March 7-9 retreat for women sponsored by Vita Nova. Father Steve Lepine will be the spiritual director for the retreat scheduled for the Barbara C. Harris Center, Greenfield, NH. For more information/registration: www.VitaNova.org
Bishop Peter Libasci is inviting the men of the Diocese of Manchester to Mass and breakfast at St. Joseph Cathedral to celebrate the Feast of St. Joseph, patron of our diocese, on Saturday, March 15, at 8:00 a.m. The men are invited to assemble at 7:30 a.m. to pray the rosary. For more information or to RSVP contact Becky Visnon at mensbreakfast2014.evenbrite or 663-0153.
Bishop Peter Libasci invites the faithful of New
Hampshire to travel to Quebec City from July 16-18 to celebrate the 350th Anniversary of the founding of the Parish of Notre-Dame de Quebec, the “mother parish” of all the Catholic parishes of Canada and the United States. This three-day pilgrimage will include a candlelight procession to the Cathedral, a visit to the shrine of Sainte-Anne-de-Beaupre, and guided sightseeing tours, culminating in a celebration of Holy Mass with Cardinal-designate Gerald C. Lacroix. The pilgrimage is being sponsored by the Diocese of Manchester and organized by Canterbury Pilgrimages and Tours, Inc., of Goffstown. All are welcome to come. Registration is due by March 15. Learn more at catholicnh.org/pilgrimage, or contact Canterbury Pilgrimages & Tours, Inc. at 653-0017. Brochures are available in the parish library.
The New Hampshire Diocesan Council of Catholic
Women are hosting a Lenten morning of reflection on March 29, beginning at 8:30 a.m. at St. Mary Parish, Rochester. The morning includes prayer, breakfast and a presentation by Nancy Kellar, a certified spiritual director in southern Maine. For more information: JoAnn Ellison at email@example.com or 663-0147. The registration deadline is March 19.
On Sunday, April 27, the Knights of Columbus will host a Spelling Bee for boys and girls in grades 4, 5, 6 and 7. The event will begin at 1:00 p.m. in the parish hall. Participants must complete an entry form. Contact: Joel Ackerman (firstname.lastname@example.org or 594-0299). Word lists and rules will be sent to registrants upon receipt of entry form.
Worldwide Marriage Encounter is an enrichment experience for good Christian marriages, offering married couples an opportunity to learn a technique of loving communication that they can use for the rest of their lives. A Worldwide Marriage Encounter experience is for couples that have good marriages, but want to make them even better! The next Worldwide Marriage Encounter weekends in the New England area are on June 20-22 and September 19-21 in Medway, MA and on October 17-19 in Contoocook, NH. For more information: Jim and Elaine Richard (www.wwme.org or 1-800-710-WWME).
The date for Weird Animals VACATION BIBLE
SCHOOL is set for July 14-18. Mark your calendars and watch the bulletin for registration details. To volunteer to help with the summer program, contact Pam and Felicia Naro (PN889196@aol.com).
Our Lenten Journey with Mass and the distribution
of ashes begins on Wednesday, March 5. Masses at Resurrection are at 8:00 a.m. and 7:00 p.m. on ASH WEDNESDAY. A complete list of opportunities for prayer and faith formation will be included in next week’s bulletin.
Reaching out to our family and friends
Perhaps a member of your family or a friend is considering “re-connecting” with the Church. Talk to them about it; listen to their apprehensions; perhaps invite them to join you for Mass. And pray for them.
Loving Father, keep our family within the embrace of your loving providence. In times of crisis and tension, bless our families with hope of your consolation and forgiveness; in times of joy and growth, bless us with a spirit of thankfulness, never let us forget that you are Father of all of us, the Giver of all that is good.
Moms (or dads or grandparents) and tots gather to have fun and to offer support to one another as they form their children and grandchildren in the Catholic faith. The group gathers in the parish hall on Wednesday mornings at 9:30 a.m. Questions about the group: call Bethany Lovering (465-2449).
Parents of newly enrolled or returning students in the three Nashua Diocesan Catholic schools (St. Christopher, Infant Jesus and Nashua Catholic) are reminded that the Supported Student Forms must be completed by March 1 to receive the supported student tuition rate for the 2014-15 school year. The minimal support criteria include: parish registration, recorded parish contributions and parish participation. To learn more about the three Nashua diocesan Catholic schools: St. Christopher www.stchrisschoolnh.org, Infant Jesus www.ijschool.org and Nashua Catholic www.ncrjhs.org.
The Knights of Columbus is an organization of Catholic men committed to serving the Church and the community. The Resurrection Knights meet the first Tuesday of each month at 7:30 p.m. in the office hall. Questions: please contact Keith Harris (978) 433-6316.
The Diocese of Manchester has an initiative to inform Catholics about important public policy matters. Catholic Citizenship News provides briefs on legislation as well as information about Catholic social teaching on some of today’s pressing issues. To read the current issue of Catholic Citizenship News and to subscribe, visit http://www.catholicnh.org/ccn
Paul Murano of WCAP 980 AM discusses the topic of death with our Pastor, Fr. John Grace. Some points discussed: What is death? Were we meant to die? The disembodied soul. The resurrected body. Heaven, hell, and purgatory; the notion of limbo, the communion of saints, and much more!
We invite and welcome all who desire to come to know and love Jesus Christ. We live out our faith through our commitment to His Word, Sacraments and Teachings, and by loving one another as he loves us. We acknowledge the grace found within the Catholic faith tradition by sharing it with our families while at the same time reaching out to people of all ages and backgrounds.
We live out our discipleship in Jesus through the grace found in the Word of God and the teachings of the Apostles. We commit ourselves to sharing the authentic truth found within the Catholic Church and by praying for a greater outpouring of the gifts of the Holy Spirit on our community.
We respond to His call to live holy lives with our families, sharing our faith by giving witness to Jesus Christ through our service to the sick, poor, outcast and alienated. It is through our faith in the Passion and Resurrection of Jesus that we care, serve and love one another as Jesus has loved us.