Lent 2016 Guidelines

Ash Wednesday and Good Friday are days of fast and abstinence. Fridays of Lent are also of abstinence. Fasting is to be observed by all 18 years of age and older, who have not yet celebrated their 59th birthday. On a fast day, one full meal is allowed. Two other meals, sufficient to maintain strength, may be taken according to … Read More

Important February 2016 Dates

Monday, February 1—Feast of St. Bridget 9:00AM Mass Upper Church Wednesday, February 3—Blessing of Throats–St. Blaise 9:00AM Mass Upper Church Saturday & Sunday, February 6th & 7th—World Marriage Day: Renewal of Vows Wednesday, February 10—Ash Wednesday 7:00AM, 9:00AM & 12:15PM (No 7PM Service) Upper Church Friday, February 12—Stations of the Cross begin every Friday night at 7:30PM until March 25 Saturday, … Read More

Family Promise Metrowest

First Parish of Framingham is preparing to host a family the week of February 14, 2016.  The items listed below will be needed at the Day Center for the families. **Items dropped off need to be brought to Karen’s office in the rectory.  Remember that bringing your donations to the right spot enables the parish to efficiently help those in … Read More