Ash Wednesday, 2016

We will celebrate a Mass with Ashes on February 10, 2016 at 4:00 pm. in Chapin Chapel. All are welcome. Fr. Warren Savage will preside. He will also make available gifts of booklets for prayer and spiritual growth.

On-campus Mass resumes January 17, 2016

Our regular celebration of the Liturgy resumes on Sunday, January 17, 2016 at 5:00 pm. with Fr. Dan Pacholec. “There are different kinds of spiritual gifts but the same Spirit; there are different forms of service but the same Lord; there are different workings but the same God who produces all of them in everyone.” Our celebrant on this Second Sunday in Ordinary Time is Rev. Dan Pacholec '83, Amherst College alumnus and Pastor of Our Lady of the Blessed Sacrament in Westfield, MA.

On-Campus Masses January through May 2017

For those new to campus: Chapin Chapel is in "Chapin Hall", the brick academic building directly across from the Valentine Dining Hall entrance. No parking permit is required for on-campus parking on weekends.

A short list of Masses for the Spring Semester:
January 15, 22, 29 Sundays at 5:00 p.m.
February 5, 12, 19, 26 Sundays at 5:00 p.m.
March 1 Ash Wednesday, Wednesday at 5:00 p.m.
March 5, 19, 26 Sundays at 5:00 p.m.
April 2, 9, 23, 30 Sundays at 5:00 p.m.
May 7, 14 Sundays 5:00 p.m.

Other RC Communities in Amherst

Do Something Fantastic.

Check out the liturgy and prayer, service and community offerings at other Roman Catholic communities in Amherst.  Both communities are welcoming. And, there are PVTA stops nearby. 

At St. Brigid's Parish Community 

122 No. Pleasant St. in Amherst (on bus route)

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The Newman Club is a Catholic student organization bound by faith and called to serve others on campus and in society. Our mission is to provide a welcoming and supportive environment for all students so that we may live our faith and deepen our spirituality through worship, friendship and action.
While Catholic Mass is celebrated together (usually at 5 pm., Chapin Chapel on Sundays - see schedule below), we also engage in:
              * Topical Discussions often with guest speakers
              * Bible Study
              * Prayer, Devotions and Retreats