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 and our Family Center are both handicap accessible. All are welcome.


Important Notices


First Holy Communion

Our students will receive First Holy Communion at special Masses at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday May 2nd and May 9th.  All are welcome to attend.

Film Series - May 8th - 7:00 p.m.

Saint Cecilia's New Film Series will debut on Friday, May 8th with a showing of "The Jewish Cardinal" in the Family Center.  This award winning film tells the amazing true story of Jean-Marie Lustiger, the son of Polish-Jewish immigrants, who maintained his cultural identity as a Jew even after converting to Catholicism and joining the priesthood and the challenges he faced over the building of a convent inside the walls of Auschwitz. 

New Altar Dedication - May 17th

Saint Cecilia's new marble altar will be dedicated by Bishop  Edyvean at the 11:00 a.m. Mass on May 17th.   The new altar, which was donated by a parishioner family was installed just before Easter.

Saint Cecilia's Response to Synod Questions

Just before Lent, all parishes of the Archdiocese were asked to submit parishioner replies to six questions posed for the upcoming Synod of Bishops.  Saint Cecilia parishioners held a series of three meeting to discuss the topics.  To see the questions and responses, please CLICK HERE.

2015 Catholic Appeal

Catholic Appeal, the annual appeal for support of the many ministries of the Archdiocese of Boston is now under way.  Most parishioners will have received an information packet and pledge form in the mail.  If not, they are also available in the Church.  For further information, please CLICK on the picture below.



Event Calendar

Our Faith


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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