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Saint Ann Parish Neponset 

243 Neponset Avenue

Dorchester, Mass. 02122

Phone: 617-825-6180 


Mass Schedule

Saint Ann's Collaborative Parish

Saint Brendan Parish 

589 Gallivan Blvd

Dorchester, Mass. 02124


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    Mass Schedule


Beginning Monday January 4, 

the St. Ann & St. Brendan

parish offices will be staffed as follows, 

with parish business for both parishes being conducted in the following locations:

Mondays: Saint Brendan site

Tuesdays: Saint Brendan site

Wednesdays: Saint Brendan AND Saint Ann sites

Thursdays: Saint Ann site

Fridays: Saint Ann site




243 Neponset Ave, Boston, MA 02122
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History of Saint Ann Parish



Saint Ann Pray for Us

You were favored by God and called to be the

Mother of the Most Holy Virgin Mary.

You are thus blessed to be Grandmother of our Savior Jesus Christ.

By your intimacy with your most pure daughter and her divine Son,

protect this parish and family dedicated to

your saintly protection and intercession.

In your kindness, obtain for us the grace to love as a child of God.

Watch over our family.

Secure for us the strength of faith. Guide us to

perform faithfully all of our daily duties.

With God’s Mercy and the Divine Assistance help us in our time of need

and teach us to persevere in the love of Jesus and Mary.


Our Patron, St Ann

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Our patron,

 St. Brendan the Navigator,

once prayed as he was traveling, 

"Lord, help me,

for your sea is so big and my boat is so small."

  May Our Lord,

through this Parish Community,

help you navigate this big sea of life and guide you safely Home.

Our Patron, St Brendan

Sisters of Our Lady of Mercy


Please join us as Fr. Putnam celebrates the 10AM Mass at St. Brendan Parish on Sunday, August 30th . Fr. Rich has celebrated Mass at St. Brendan’s and at The Keystone building for the last eight years. He grew up here, attended Boston State Teachers College, and taught at Don Bosco High School. His Salesian Order has recently called him back to New York to work on retreats after his years of service at the Boys & Girls Club in East Boston. Please join us in our parish hall for a very special farewell breakfast event following the 10AM Mass for this dedicated priest. We wish Fr. Rich the very best. Everyone is welcome to attend. Hope to see you Sunday, August 30th .

        Feast of Corpus Christi Procession


Message from the Pastor

Dear Parishioners, 

Last Sunday St. Ann Parish welcomed Bishop Peter Uglietto for the dedication of the lower church. It was encouraging to see so many people packed into the beautifully renovated space! Numerous parishioners generously donated their time, talent, and treasure to make the celebration possible. I am so grateful to everyone who participated in the beautification of the church grounds on July 18th. Special thanks are also owed to Esther Mannion and Marianne Curley for spending almost all of the Saturday before the dedication cleaning every nook and cranny of the lower church. We likewise thank Scott Maginnis for hand-crafting the beautiful wooden frame for the newly installed image of Our Lord with the children. Paula Skalinski, Linda Damatin, and Sheila McCarthy did a wonderful job setting up and coordinating the reception after the dedication. 

In other news, our Thursday evening Mass will be moving to St. Brendan’s from the beginning of August until Labor Day. The Mass will be at 7pm and will be preceded by confessions beginning at 6:15pm. There will be no daily Mass at St. Ann on Thursdays during this period. Our normal schedule will resume after Labor Day, though we will seriously consider continuing to offer an evening Mass during the week if there is enough interest. Your input on the matter would be very helpful. 

Blessings, Fr. Tom

 Saint Ann Neponset   

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