Welcome to Saint Cecilia Parish

Serving the Community of Ashland, Massachusetts

Greetings from St. Cecilia Parish in Ashland, Massachusetts. We invite all who seek the warm embrace of solace and friendship in the Lord to join us in fellowship.

If you are new to St. Cecilia Parish, please consider introducing yourselves to our Pastor, Father Cornell after Mass. You may also call the office at (508) 881-1107 or submit a request here to register.  We encourage you to become active members of our Parish Family.

Our Church (side door) and our Family Center are both handicap accessible. All are welcome.

Important Notices


Fr. Paul Mulligan, Pastor from 1992-2007

Has Passed Away

Our beloved formar pastor, Father Paul Mulligan, died on August 24th.  The services will be at St. Cecilia's.  Here are the funeral arrangements:

Wake: 2-5 Sunday, August 28th (in the Church)

  11am Monday, August 29th
   Fr. John Sheridan, homilist

Cemetery: Oak Grove, Medford

This will be a Double Funeral for Paul & Edwin Mulligan.  His brother Edwin died 11 hours after Father Mulligan passed away.


Parish Flea Market Collections

We are now accepting your "gently used" items - until September 12th - for a Flea Market on September 17th. Please drop off items to the Family Center or place on the Rectory porch.  ~  Please no clothing, shoes, electronics, or televisions.


Religious Education Registration

Religious Education Registration for the upcoming catechetical year will be held:

  • September 10 following the 4:30pm Mass
  • September 11 from 8am to 12:30pm
  • September 12 from10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Teachers are needed for all grades. Please consider the wonderful opportunity to share your faith with the children of our parish.





Event Calendar

Pope Francis


Maps and Directions




7:00 a.m. (No Choir)
9:00 a.m. (Youth Choir)
11:00 a.m. (Adult Choir)

4:30 p.m. (Teen Choir)

Weekdays: Monday - Saturday: 9:00 a.m.

Reconciliation: Saturday 3:30 - 4:15 p.m.

Eucharistic Adoration and Benediction: Every Friday after the 9:00 a.m. Mass

Novena of Our Lady of Perpetual Help: Every Wednesday after the 9:00 a.m. Mass

This Week at St. Cecilia Parish

Photos courtesy of Jill Morazzini

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