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Tuesday, Sept. 2
Healing Mass, Hingham -- Saint Paul Church is hosting a healing Mass with Father Tom Nestor from 7:00-8:00 p.m. in the lower church. There will be an anointing of oil for those people facing surgery, or with serious illness, and that will be followed by a general laying on of hands for all others.

Friday, Sept. 5
Evening of Prayer, Halifax -- Our Lady of Lakes Parish, Monponsett Street, is hosting an evening of prayer and healing with Frank Kelly 7:00 p.m.

Friday, Sept. 5
First Friday Adoration, Hanover -- Portiuncula Shrine, Rt 53, has Eucharistic Adoration every first Friday, 3:00-7:00 p.m. with Divine Mercy Chaplet, Rosary and confessions from 3:00-5:30 p.m.

Friday, Sept. 5
Healing Service, Medway -- Betania II Marian Center, 154 Summer Street, invites all to celebrate first Friday Mass and healing service beginning at 6:30 p.m. For more information call Carol at 508-533-5377 ext. 104.

Friday, Sept. 5
Healing Service, Pembroke -- Saint Thecla Parish is hosting a healing service with Deacon Jack Sullivan at 5:15 p.m. and every first Friday thereafter with his relic of Blessed Cardinal John Henry Newman. Any questions, call Deacon Jack at 781-837-9511.

Saturday, Sept. 6
Saints' Feast, East Cambridge -- The 88th Annual Italian Feast of Saints Cosmas and Damian will take place today and tomorrow on Warren Street. There will be a food festival, parades, amusement rides, "Frozen" movie characters Elsa and Anna, carnival games, antique cars, street performers, Red Sox World Series Trophies, and live entertainment throughout the weekend. There will also be a special healing service on Saturday. Procession will be through the streets of East Cambridge and Somerville beginning in Cambridge at 1:00 p.m. on Sunday. The Mass will be celebrated by Bishop Peter Uglietto on Sunday at 9:30 a.m. at Saint Francis of Assisi Church, 325 Cambridge Street. For more information call 617-661-1164 or visit www.cosmas-and-damian.org.

Sunday, Sept. 7
Communion Breakfast, Scituate -- The Scituate council of the Knights of Columbus and the Men's Club of Saint Mary's will be conducting Saint Mary's annual Communion Breakfast after the 9:00 a.m. Mass in the Parish Center, 1 Kent Street. Suggested donation is $10 per family and tickets are available during the week at the Parish Center or after Sunday Mass at Saint Mary. The featured speaker will be Arthur Boyle, who received a miracle through Medjugorje.

Monday, Sept. 8
Parish Mission, Portsmouth, NH -- Father Larry Richards, nationally known author, radio host and dynamic conference speaker and retreat master will conduct a parish mission at Immaculate Conception Church beginning at 7:00 p.m. tonight, tomorrow and Wednesday. For more info, go to corpuschristinh.org or call 603-436-4555.

Tuesday, Sept. 9
Bible Study, Weston -- Saint Julia Parish, 374 Boston Post Road, is hosting an adult Bible study entitled "Women of the Old Testament" every Tuesday starting today and running until Nov. 11 from 9:00-11:00 a.m. For more info, contact dschwartz@stjulia.org.

Tuesday, Sept. 9
Prayer Group, Methuen -- Padre Pio prayer group of Saint Monica Parish, 212 Lawrence Street, will meet in the chapel at 6:30 p.m. Meeting will consist of regular monthly devotions. Questions please call the parish 978-683-1193.

Wednesday, Sept. 10
Prayer Group, Melrose -- Padre Pio prayer group of Saint Mary of the Annunciation Parish, 8 Myrtle Street, will meet in the chapel, lower church at 7:00 p.m. Meeting will consist of holy rosary, chaplet of Divine Mercy and discussion on Padre Pio.

Friday, Sept. 12
Charismatic Conference, Framingham -- Charismatic Renewal Services of Boston will be holding their annual conference entitled "Fanning the Flame" at Saint Stephen Parish, 221 Concord Street, today from 6:30-9:00 p.m. (open to all), Sept. 13, from 8:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., with a special concert open to all on Saturday evening from 7-9:00 p.m., and Sunday, Sept. 14, 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Tickets $30 for adults for 2 days with meals, $10 for one day with meals for youth. For more information, call 781-333-4308.

Friday, Sept. 12
New Age Talk, Framingham -- Moira Noonan, a former master and teacher of New Age and occult practices for over 20 years, after a series of powerful conversion experiences, returned to the Catholic Church. She will be giving talks on her experience, based on her book "Ransomed from Darkness," today at 5:30 p.m. at Saint Stephen Church, Framingham; Tuesday, Sept. 16 at 7:00 p.m. at Saint Phillip Church, Greenville, RI; Thursday, Sept. 18 at Betania II; and Monday, Sept. 22 at 7:00 p.m. at Holy Family, East Taunton. For more information, please contact Tim Ramey at 508-965-2240.

Saturday, Sept. 13
Adult Faith Formation, Marblehead -- Our Lady Star of the Sea Parish, 80 Atlantic Avenue, is hosting adult faith formation "Turning the Next Corner in Spiritual Life" with Dr. Robert Wicks, Sept. 13 and 14 weekend Masses and Monday, Sept. 15 from 7:00-8:15 p.m. in the parish center hall. Dr. Wicks will speak on his new book, "No Problem: Turning the Next Corner in Your Spiritual Life." Dr. Robert Wicks is a professor of pastoral counseling at Loyola University Maryland.

Saturday, Sept. 13
Prayer Group, Brockton -- Padre Pio prayer group of the Chapel of our Savior, 475 Westgate Drive, will meet in the chapel following the regular scheduled 12:05 Mass. Meeting will consist of talks about Saint Padre Pio and monthly devotions. Confessions available from 11:00 a.m. to 12 noon. Questions please call Brother Thomas at the chapel gift shop, 508-583-8357 ext. 4.

Saturday, Sept. 13
Rosary Procession, Bridgewater -- Saint Thomas Aquinas Parish, 103 Center Street, will host the fifth of the 2014 season's candlelight rosary processions at 7:30 p.m. The guest speaker will be Father Edward Riley, Director of the Office of Pastoral Formation. The processions, held on the 13th of the month from May through October, are in honor of Our Lady of Fatima. The service includes inspirational music, a candlelight rosary procession led by a beautiful statue of Our Lady of Fatima, and benediction. The church has ample parking and is handicapped accessible.

Sunday, Sept. 14
Healing Mass, North Easton -- A healing Mass and blessing with Saint Andre's Relic and anointing with Saint Joseph Oil will be held at Saint Joseph Chapel at Holy Cross Family Ministries, 500 Washington Street, today, the Solemnity of the Exaltation of the Holy Cross with Rosary at 1:30 p.m. and Mass at 2:00 p.m. Saint Andre's relic will be available for blessings and veneration. Don't miss this special opportunity to bring your family and friends for a blessing. For more information call Holy Cross Family Ministries at 508-238-4095 or logon to www.FamilyRosary.org/Events.

Sunday, Sept. 14
Prayer Shawl Ministry, Newton -- "Mary's Mantles'' of Mary Immaculate of Lourdes Parish, 270 Elliot Street, will meet in the lower rectory conference room following the 10:30 a.m. Traditional Latin Mass. Come join this kind ministry that gives prayer shawls, lap robes, baby blankets, etc. that have been created with prayers to those in need.

Sunday, Sept. 14
Parish Feast, South Boston -- Our Lady of Czestochowa Parish, 655 Dorchester Avenue, invites everyone to its parish feast and Polish harvest festival, "Dozynki." The solemn Mass will start at 11:00 a.m. and be followed by the festival until 6:00 p.m. Free admission: delicious Polish food, money raffle, book sale, cultural booths, music and dancing, interesting activities for kids. All are welcome.

Sunday, Sept. 14
Evensong, Chestnut Hill -- The Congregation of Saint Athanasius (Anglican Use) will offer solemn evensong and benediction in observance of Holy Cross Day. The service is at 5:00 p.m. in Saint Lawrence Church. The Saint Theresa of Avila Choir will sing at the service.