Monthly Archives: June 2015

07/05/2015: Reception for Deacon Marc

Thank you, Deacon Marc, for your dedicated service to God and to our parish. We wish you all the best as you leave here to begin your new assignment at St. Ann’s in North Oxford. May God continue to bless you in your ministry. With gratitude, love, and prayers, Your Good Shepherd Parish Family. There will be a reception in the church hall next Sunday, July 5, after the 10 AM Mass to wish Deacon Marc well. Everyone is invited to join us—please come!

Good Shepherd Awards Scholarships

Congratulations to this year’s recipients of the Mario Henry Forget Memorial Scholarship. This scholarship is given to those graduates of our parish who have remained in active ministry here at Good Shepherd through their senior year of high school. Mario was an altar server and an active youth leader in our Vacation Bible School. In 2003 Mario died as the result of a tragic accident. This scholarship was established in 2013 to honor his memory and to assist in some small way those graduates who have been faithful to serving our parish community. This year’s recipients include from left to right:

Domanic Guertin
Patrick Berthelette
Anna Dubois
Danny Haynes
Trevor Gardiner (Pictured below)
Michael Bates (Not present)



07/18/2015: Women’s Ministry Beach Theme Event

Details to follow.

06/17/2015: Rosary Makers Meet

The Rosary Makers Group will meet in the St. John Paul II Room of the Parish Center on Wednesday, June 17 from 6:30 to 8:30 PM. This will be our last meeting until we resume in the fall.

06/20/2015: Ordination of Deacons Andres Araque, Carlos Ruiz, and Daniel Moreno

Next Saturday, Deacons Andres Araque, Carlos Ruiz, and Daniel Moreno will be ordained as priests for the Worcester Diocese. Deacons Andres & Carlos served summer internships at Good Shepherd, and Deacon Daniel has been assigned here as Associate Pastor beginning in August. Please join us for this joyful celebration in giving thanks to God and in praying for these eight men as they are blessed in their vocations to the priesthood. Reservations will be taken in the Mary Chapel after masses for anyone wishing to take the bus to St. Paul’s Cathedral next Saturday. You may also call Joyce at the rectory (234-7726) during regular office hours. The cost for the bus is $10 per person. Please arrive at Good Shepherd no later than 8:30 AM so that we can leave at 8:45.

07/11/2015: Knights of Columbus Golf Tournament

The 11th Annual K. of C. Mumford Council #365 Golf Tournament will take place on Saturday, July 11 at Shining Rock Golf Club (91 Clubhouse Lane in Northbridge). The cost is $500 per foursome or $125 per golfer. The registration deadline is July 5. For more information or to sponsor, please contact Russ Trottier at 617-780-1927 or; Don Bruneau at 508-341-4478 or

06/19/2015: Children’s Movie Night

Children’s Movie Night will be held on June 19th at 6:00 PM in the Youth Ministry Center. We will be watching price of Egypt.