Masses and Prayer Services in the aftermath of the 4/15 Boston Marathon Bombings
We will be maintaining on this page a list of prayer services and Masses that will be held after the bombings in Boston on April 15, 2013. Please return regularly for updates.
No Particular Date
- Waterfront Chapel of Our Lady of Good Voyage, 65 Northern Avenue, Boston. Open for prayer, reflection & meditation. Book of prayer and condolence.
Tuesday, April 16, 2013
- Pastoral Center, 66 Brooks Drive, Braintree; Noon Mass and Holy Hour until 3pm in Bethany Chapel
- Holy Cross Cathedral, 1400 Washington St, Boston; 6pm mass in Blessed Sacrament Chapel
- Paulist Center will have two Interfaith Candlelight Services this evening at 5:15 and 6:15 in response to yesterday’s tragedy.
- Eucharistic Holy Hour with Rosary for the Boston bombing victims; Lighting of candles at Our Lady Comforter of the Afflicted Parish, 880 Trapelo Road, Waltham; 5-6 pm in the church
- Sacred Heart in East Boston; Mass being offered at 6:30pm
- Interfaith Chapel at Suffolk University, Donahue Building, 5th Floor, 41 Temple Street, Boston. Mass will be offered for the victims at 7:30pm
Wednesday, April 17, 2013
- Interfaith Chapel at University of Massachusetts, Boston, McCormick Building, 3rd Floor off the Ryan Lounge. Mass will be offered at 12:30pm.
- Congregational Church of Needham, 1154 Great Plain Ave, Needham. Community-wide healing service at 7pm.
- St. Mary of the Assumption Parish, 5 Linden Place, Brookline. Daily Mass and holy hour beginning at 12:10pm.
- St. Gregory Parish, 2223 Dorchester Ave, Boston. Holy hour at 7pm.
- MIT Chapel, Building W-15, corner of Mass. Ave and Amherst St, Cambridge; Holy Hour 8-9pm
- St. Mary Parish, Cambridge; Eucharistic Adoration extended until 7:30pm, Rosary in English 7pm, Mass in Spanish 7:30pm
- St. Mary of the Angels, Roxbury, Prayer vigil in front of the parish house chapel, 6:30pm
Thursday, April 18, 2013
- St. Cecilia Parish, 18 Belvedere Street, Boston. Mass of healing and hope at 6:30pm.
- St. Mary Parish, 94 Andover Street, Georgetown; Mass of healing and hope at 7pm, followed by a Rosary and Divine Mercy chaplet.
- St. John Evangelical Lutheran Church, 16 Great Road, Sudbury; Interfaith prayer service at 7:30pm
- St. Paul Parish, 502 Washington Street, Wellesley; Eucharistic adoration from 1pm to 5:30pm.
- St. Francis of Assisi Parish, 155 Wheeler Road, Dracut; Ecumenical Prayer Service, 7pm
Saturday, April 20, 2013
- Corpus Christi-St. Bernard Parish, 1529 Washington St, Newton; Holy Hour for peace and healing and Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament at 2:45pm
Sunday, April 21, 2013
- St. Joseph Parish, 153 South Franklin Street, Holbrook. Divine Mercy chaplet will be prayed before each Sunday Mass.
Monday, April 22, 2013
- Immaculate Conception Parish, East Weymouth. Mass for the victims, families, first responders and medical personnel at 7pm.
- Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick and Boston Mayor Tom Menino have asked that today at 2:50pm, exactly one week after the bombings at the Boston Marathon, be marked with a minute of silence followed by the ringing of bells across the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Please consider joining in at that time with a moment of prayer for the victims, their families, and all affected by these events.
Tuesday, April 23, 2013
- St. John the Baptist Church, 20 Church Street, Peabody; Interfaith Prayer Service at 7pm.