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



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For St. Cecilia Lenten Calendar, please Click the Lent Box on the right ►


Perfectly Yourself Discussion Groups

St. Cecilia's Small Discussion Groups for the Lenten Season will read best selling author Matthew Kelly’s book “Perfectly Yourself.” This easy to read book helps us recognize our innate worth in God’s sight.  If you wish to participate, please contact the Stewardship Committee email: stewardship@sainteceiliaparish.org or call the Parish Office 508-881-1107.

Catholic Resources for College Students

Affordable Colleges Online (AC Online) is a website that publishes information to help students find and be successful in their college paths.  They have launched a guide on resources and scholarships for Catholic students. It includes a directory of scholarships for Catholic students, advice on what to consider when thinking about attending a Catholic university, and ways for students to maintain or strengthen their practice of faith on all campuses during a time of great change in their lives. CLICK HERE to visit Catholic College Students Resources and Scholarships: 


Catholic Appeal 2018

The 2018 Annual Catholic Appeal of the Archdiocese of Boston is now under way.  Many parishioners are receiving information with a pledge request in the mail.  These packages are also available in the Church.  Please respond in a generous spirit to support the many good works of the Archdiocese.  To view Cardinal Sean's video about the Appeal, please click on the purple "Catholic Appeal" icon on the right.  Thank you.  

Reusable Shopping Bags

St. Cecilia's is doing its part to help in the town'e recycling efforts.  Pick up your attractive Reusable Shopping Bag in the Usher's room to the left of the Church Foyer.  Help care for God’s  creation by using these reusable bags

Parish Policy Regarding Weather
When school is closed, due to weather conditions, any function scheduled for youth that day or evening is automatically cancelled.



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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