Author Archives: Nancy Nicolaou

Remember to Reserve a Seat for Mass

Friends, We are looking forward to seeing one another at St. Paul’s soon.  Like many other parishes, we have a new procedure in place that you would follow to allow for your participation at Mass.  (Please remember that those over 65 years old and those who have any underlying medical concerns are advised not to come to Mass at this time.  If you are sick in any way, you cannot come to Mass.) Social distancing requires the cordoning of pews and seats; with these new limits, we can welcome 120 people to each Mass. So that we might do this […]

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Call for Essential Mass Volunteers

Friends and St. Paul’s Parishioners, We need your help! One of the things that has been made abundantly clear as we proceed to the great moment of inviting people back into the church for public Mass is the call for a large and committed corps of volunteers.  Without this help, it must be emphasized, we cannot have public Masses. And so, we are reaching out to you.  We are most in need of people to serve as ushers at Mass (before, during and after), and to a crew of people who will clean the church and bathrooms after every Mass.  […]

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St. Paul’s Food Pantry: Updated Information as of Friday, April 24

The food pantry remains open on Saturday mornings for anyone in need of assistance. During the COVID-19 crisis, volunteers are distributing prepacked bags of fresh produce, bread, and nonperishable items. All are welcome to come and pick up a bag between 10:00 and 12:00 on Saturdays in the courtyard outside the church. Bags are free and you do not need to be a Cambridge resident or show ID.

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“90 Days Now For Your Parish” Initiative

Greetings from St. Paul’s in Harvard Square, good friends, I hope and pray that you are well.  The kind of life we face in these days has brought a lot of changes.  You know that in your own life.  For us here, it’s been a beehive of activity — a different kind of activity, but full days and nights nonetheless.  I’m happy to report that we have been re-doubling our efforts at the parish and the Choir School and at the Harvard Catholic Center to be sure that we continue to serve all of you in ways familiar and new. We’ve […]

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Holy Week Music Blog

Mr. Adach is offering rich musical resources and reflections on his blog to assist in following the Holy Week liturgies. He will be updating it as Holy Week progresses, so check back daily! Easter Sunday, April 12 Holy Saturday, April 11 Good Friday, April 10 Holy Thursday, April 9 Wednesday, April 8

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