Feast of the Purification of the Virgin Mary

February 2nd is the Feast of the Purification of the BVM. Also known as Candlemas.

5:00 pm – Feb 2, 2023

Please join us for blessing of candles, solemn procession and Missa Cantata.

Bring your candles to the front of the church by 4:50 pm and a server will place them near the altar. (Please be sure to mark your box or bag with your name.)

Knights of Divine Mercy – Fr. Mark Gadoury

February 3, 2023

5:00 pm

  • Low Mass (Mass is open to all, following Mass, men only.)
    * Women, please see our Ladies of Divine Mercy
  • Exposition of the Blesed Sacrament
  • Talk by Fr. Gadoury
  • Rosary & Divine Mercy Chaplet
  • Confessions
  • Benediction of the Blessed Sacrament
  • Food and fellowship in the church hall.

Topic:Confession, Do Not Be Afraid: The True Heart of our Merciful Father


Fr. Mark Gadoury

Fr. Mark Gadoury is a recently ordained priest for the Diocese of Providence, ordained on June 4, 2022. 

He was born in Cumberland and is from Saint Joan of Arc Parish. He graduated in 2014 from the University of Rhode Island with a Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science. 

He began his seminary studies in the fall of 2016 at Our Lady of Providence Seminary, completing 2 years of philosophical studies at Providence College as a pre-theologian.

He then attended St. John’s Seminary in Brighton, MA for 4 years of major theological studies, graduating with a Masters in Divinity (MDiv) and Bachelors in Sacred Theology (S.T.B.).

He currently serves as Associate Pastor at both St. Luke’s and Holy Angels parishes in Barrington, Rhode Island.

He also serves as the newly appointed Rhode Island State Chaplain to the Knights of Columbus.

See our full schedule here.

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