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

Easter Duty 

In the dioceses of the United States, the obligation to receive Holy Communion at least once a year may be satisfied from the First Sunday of Lent (Feb. 18) to Most Holy Trinity Sunday (May 27). For a just cause, the Easter duty may be fulfilled at some other time of the year (canon 920).

Saturday April 28th 6PM
Mark your calendars! The Knights of Columbus, Bishop Rice Council 4822 will be hosting A NITE AT THE RACES fundraiser on Saturday April 28th at the St Cecilia Family Center. Dinner will be provided with the most exciting virtual horse racing outside of the Irish Sweepstakes! Tickets will be sold following weekend Masses.
For information please contact Bill Muench 508-259-3382 /

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.  

Outreach to the Peruvian Amazon

Teaching the Corporal Works OF MeRCY through support of Dr. Mark Harding

Since Spring of 2017, St. Cecilia Religious Education program has provided support for the work of parishioner (Dr.) Mark Harding.  Mark is working to improve water quality, healthcare, and economic life for the people of the Peruvian Amazon near Iquitos.  This Spring, the stucents of our Religious Education program donated their Lenten sacrifices to this work.  Their generosity is inspiring other parishioners to help out also.  To learn about Dr. Harding's work, please CICK HERE.  If you wish to support these efforts, please see the Religious Education Office.





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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