Returning to Mass... SLOW AND STEADY
Mass Schedule (updated 9/10/20)
Although registration is not required to attend Mass, there will be a sign in sheet at the door.
Please bring your own pen and properly wear your mask at all times.
Saturday 4 p.m. -- St. Gerard
Saturday 4 p.m. -- St. John*
Sunday 10 a.m. & 5 p.m. -- St. Gerard
Sunday 8:30 a.m. & 10:30 a.m. -- St. John
Monday 9 a.m. -- St. Gerard
Tuesday 9 a.m. -- St. Gerard
Wednesday 9:00 a.m. -- St. John
Thursday 9 a.m. -- St. John
Friday 9:00 a.m. -- St. John
For the safety others, please stay home if you are exhibiting any COVID-19 symptoms.
Dispensation from the obligation to attend Mass and receiving communion is still in place. If you choose to watch this Mass live from home or at a later time, please see the Mass instructions on our homepage.
Holy Days of Obligation
In addition to every Sunday, the days to be observed as holy days of obligation in the Latin rite arch/dioceses of the United States of America include the following solemnities:
Holy Days of Obligation 2021
Open for Prayer
Both churches are now open for prayer. To keep parishioners safe, we ask that you continue to wear your mask, sit in the designated areas, and use the cleaning stations before you leave.
St. Gerard— Monday-Thursday 10 a.m - 2 p.m.
St. John— Monday-Friday 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Sacraments & Occasions
SACRAMENT OF RECONCILIATION
St. Gerard—Tuesday 9:45 a.m. - 10:45 a.m.
St. John—Saturday 11:00 a.m.-noon
SACRAMENT OF MARRIAGE Arrangements should be made six months in advance. Please contact the Parish office directly.
SACRAMENT OF BAPTISM
St. Gerard—2nd Sunday of the month at 11:30 a.m. & noon (some exceptions may apply)
St. John--2020: November 8, December 20;
2021: January 17, February 7, March 14, April 11, May 2, June 6, July 11, August 1, September 12 (call for times 781-828-3420 x300)
EXPOSITION OF THE BLESSED SACRAMENT
St. Gerard—Tuesday 9:30 a.m. until noon
St. Gerard—Monday & Tuesday at 8:30 a.m. before Mass & Monday evening at 7:30
St. John—Wednesday through Friday at 8:30 a.m. before Mass.
MASS & PRAYER MEETING
St. Gerard--First and Last Tuesday of the month at 7:30 p.m.
Inclement Weather and Daily Mass
For the safety of all, if the Canton Public Schools are cancelled due to weather related issues, there will be no 9:00am Mass.
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