Welcome to St John of God
We are a bi-lingual Parish (Portuguese & English) of over 1,200 families in Somerset, MA. You can learn much about the Parish from this web site, but even better please come to visit us. All are welcome. If you have already visited the Parish and want to register, instructions are found under the "About" drop down menu above. Once again welcome.
Stations of the Cross
Stations will be celebrated the Fridays of Lent at 6pm. (Starting on Feb 16).
Lenten Friday Kitchen
The Knights of Columbus will be serving Fish’ n Chips and More on the Fridays of Lent from 4-6:30pm. In addition to Fish’ n Chips they will have Chowder & Clam Cakes, Baked Fish, and 1 other item each week. It is best to pre-order by calling the rectory at 508-678-5513. After 2:30pm on Friday please call the kitchen at (774) 955-0898.
Holy Ghost Supper
The next will take place on Saturday, Feb. 24, from 6:00 to 11pm, with take out from 5 to 6pm. The meal will consist of Carne de Porco a Alentejana (pork & little necks) & Bacalhau a Gomes de Sá. Tickets are available from the Mordomos, the usual sellers, or the rectory Music will be by DJ Aires Ferreira.
Member Portal/Update Contact Information
Information on the member portal is found under the "about" Drop-Down menu.
Our Mass Schedule
Saturday Vigil: 4pm (Penance 3:15-3:45pm)
Sunday: 7:30, 8:45 (Port.), 11am; 5:15pm
Monday: 6:30m (Novena & Rosary 6:00pm)
Tuesday - Friday: 8am
996 Brayton Av, Somerset MA (Click For Directions)
Contact the Parish Office
Faith Formation Contact Information
Grades 1-5, Deb Vieira:
Grades 6-9, Deb Jezak:
Grade 10, Tom Kerrigan:
Click here to view Daily Gospel & Reflection. Also posted daily on Parish Facebook page. There is a video below that explains the Sunday readings from Cardinal Tagle of the Philippines.
Click Here for Lenten Reflection for Teens
(Password protected. Contact Tom, Deb, or Fr Fred for Password)
Click here to read and hear about the Saint of the day Franciscan Media.com. They also have a Saint of the Day app.
Video Reflection On the Sunday Readings