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Sainte Anne Parish - Salem, MA 01970

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Greetings and Welcome!  

Sainte Anne Parish is a faith community in the Roman Catholic tradition.  We see ourselves as a local expression of the Universal Church, the People of God, the Body of Christ.  Through God's grace we seek to be welcoming and loving.  Our life centers on the weekend celebration of the Eucharist.  We meet Jesus Christ in the Eucharist and are then challenged to bring His love to others.  You are most welcome to visit our parish and if  you wish to become a member.  Our Masses for the Lord's Day are on Saturday at 4:00p.m. and on Sunday at 8:30a.m. and 11:00a.m.  Ste. Anne is the closest Catholic church to Salem State University.  We welcome students, faculty, and workers at the University to share in our life of faith.  You are also wlecome and invited to take part in any of our parish activities.  May the Lord bless and keep you and your loved ones.  

Father John G Kiley, Administrator

      The Ministry of Exorcisms - Father Gary Thomas   

In the fall of 2005 I had the opportunity to spend a three month sabatical in the city of Rome with priests from our country and other English speaking countries.  One of those priests was Fr. Gary Thomas.  At the time he was in the beginning stages of becoming an exorcist.  It was a pleasure to know him.  He eventually wrote a book about his experiences in Rome and the book became a movie, the Rite.  His talk will help you to become aware of the spiritual battle we are all involved in, whether we realize it or not.  It will help you to continue or to begin to take the steps necessary to protect yourself from the work of the Evil One and his minions.  Fr. John                                             Title of Talk // The Ministry of Exorcisms in the Roman Catholic Tradition of the 21st Century (Click picture to view)                                                                   

Video from Bishop Robert Barron of a question and answer session he recently held building on the USCCB's recently released statement (click below to view the video)


Please watch this short video from Bishop Robert Barron as he reflects on the topic "Why remain Catholic? (with so much scandal)                                                



What is the "New Evangelization"?

This presentation given by Fr. John at St. Ann Church in Gloucester in September 2013 is now available on this website under "Teachings". 


Parish Renewal - Fr. James Mallon Video

(Click anywhere in the picture to watch the video)

Other videos in this series by Father Mallon may be found in the Teachings tab



     Ste. Anne Chapel

The chapel of Ste. Anne Church is open each day for quiet prayer and reflection from 8:00a.m. until 5:00p.m.  (On Saturdays the chapel closes after the 4:00p.m. Mass.)  Enter through the courtyard on Jefferson Avenue.  Come and spend time in prayer with Jesus.         



Benedict XVI - A Love Affair with the Truth! 

Watch Benedict XVI - A Love Affair with the Truth.  During his years as our Holy Father Pope Benedict XVI often did not have good press.  The impression that many people had of him was far from the truth.  In this Video you will see much that was not reported by the mainstream media and will gain perhaps a different impression of this wonderful and holy man.  You will find this video on the Formed Website listed as Rome Reports under Documentaries.  Information on Formed is below. 



Don't miss this captivating presentation by Dr. Scott Hahn entitled: "Understanding the Lord's Prayer?"  It will give you a new and renewed appreciation of the beauty and meaning of this prayer we pray so often.  Be sure to listen on Formed.  Getting on the website is explaned below.  Also listen to the challenging presentation by Fr. Larry Richards entitled - "Confession".  



Go to www.formed.org and enter our parish password (FT2T74)   FORMED is an unprecedented partnership of apostolates such as Augustine Institute, Lighthouse Catholic Media, Ignatius Press, Word on Fire, St. Paul Center, and the Marian Fathers. FORMED is the revolutionary digital platform that gives our parish unprecedented access to video-based study programs, feature films, audio presentations, and eBooks from the Church’s foremost presenters.  How can you take advantage of FORMED? Go to https://formed.org; Click “Register” on the lower right and follow the directions; enter our parish code (FT2T74) and then your e-mail, and click “GO ”.  Fill out the subscription form, click agree to terms and click “Enter”.  Check your e-mail to verify your subscription; and explore.  Best of all it is free.   

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Mass Schedule

Weekend Masses
Saturday 4:00p.m.
Sunday 8:30a.m. and 11:00a.m.
Cameroon Community Mass 1:00p.m.

 On the Second Sunday of the Month 

Daily Masses 
Monday thru Thursday 9:00a.m.
First Friday of the Month 9:00a.m.
Holy Day Masses 
As Announced
Sacrament of Reconciliation - Confession
Saturday 3:15p.m. - 3:45p.m. in the Chapel or at other times by appointment or request
Rosary and Eucharistic  Adoration
Tuesday 6:30p.m.in the Chapel
Fourth Sunday of the month 12:15p.m.
Contact the parish to arrange for a Baptism. 
 Baptism Preparation for Parents and Godparents
Second Wednesday of the month 7:00p.m. at the rectory
Please contact the parish at least six months in advance.

  Anointing of the Sick
Available on request - please contact the parish - also monthly after one of the weekend Masses.



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