To allow Christ to bring about a total transformation in our lives, in the way we think, speak and act, in our very being. By receiving and becoming more aware of his abundant love and mercy, we are more able to be effective instruments of his love and mercy to others.
If it is a weekday and snowing, and school has been cancelled at St. Francis, there will be no daily Mass, Eucharistic Adoration or Morning Prayer. If there is a delayed school opening, Mass will be delayed to the school opening time. Weekend Mass is not cancelled due to weather unless mandated by the Bishop.
Parish Events and Faith Formation
Please refer to www.wmur.com. If school for Manchester or Litchfield has already been cancelled, there will be no classes or events.
7PM CANDLELIGHT MASS
Thursday, February 2nd
Please join us in a special Mass to celebrate the Presentation of the Lord.
The Celtic Clerics are back from St. John's Seminary singing all the best in Irish music! A "Taste of Ireland" will be served and toasts will be made.
Silent and Live Auction items will be on hand. Take a chance at the prize wheel as well!
The Irish Hooley will take place at 6:00 PM on Saturday, March 5th at Our Lady of Mercy Hall in Merrimack, New Hampshire. Tickets are just $20 per person. Space is limited. For more information or questions, please call St. Francis School at (603)424-3312. Cheers! May the Luck of the Irish be with you! And God Bless!
Link: Irish Hooley Event Information
Link: Irish Hooley Raffle
GOT YOUR SLICE?
Time to purchase your ticket! This is one of St. Francis' biggest fundraisers. All proceeds go directly to supporting our parish's operating budget.
Cost of a Slice of Pie Ticket is $100.00, which can be paid in-full, quarterly payments, or via on-line giving (see "Slice of the Pie" option). Remember, your ticket has the chance of winning multiple times through the year!
TO SIGN UP: Slice of the Pie Membership Forms can be obtained in the gathering space after Mass or CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD THE FORM. Once downloaded, simply print it, fill it out and mail it as directed on the form.
Slice of the Pie Prizes for 2016-2017
- 3 monthly drawings of $100, drawn on the first Tuesday of the month
Starting December 2016 thru October 2017
- Grand Prizes, drawn at the November 2017 Ladies Guild Bake Sale
First Prize: $1,000.00
Second Prize: $500.00
Third Prize: $250.00
Fourth Prize: 5 prizes of $100.00
Please join us for a full breakfast every second Sunday of each month following all morning Masses! The meal is prepared and served by the Knights of Columbus. Suggested donation is $5.00 to offset the cost of food and supplies. Thank you for your generosity!
**Schedule may shift to the third weekend to work around other parish events**