logo for St. Benedict and Christ the Divine Mercy parishes

" 'Amen, I say to you, whatever you did for one of the least brothers of mine, you did for me.’ "  Matthew 25:40

Contact Us Bulletin Advertisers St. Benedict Bulletin Christ the Divine Mercy Bulletin Catholic TV The Presence Radio Catholic News Agency
   Home Worship Services Ministries Faith Resources Cluster St. Martin's Thrift Store Liturgy of the Hours

Cluster 5

Michael David Noyes Mass 11-25
Marcel E. J. Babineau

We offer our prayers and condolences to the families and friends of all our faithful departed. May their souls rest in the peace of Our Lord Jesus Christ.

Diocese-wide job openings

Thrift Store open house & sale: Dec. 6

Christmas ornaments clipart

112 Maine Ave, Millinocket, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

The store has many Christmas items, and during the open house all Christmas decor will be half price. bag of groceries clipart There will also be a drawing for two separate $25 gift certificates to local grocery stores.

Money raised by the store helps to support St. Martin's Food Pantry. And we encourage our shoppers to bring and donate non-perishable food items to the food pantry. Thank you!

Dec. 1: Fr. Joel retires—welcome Fr. Bruce Siket

After over 40 years as a priest, Fr. Joel Cyr will retire this year. The parishioners of Christ the Divine Mercy and St. Benedict Parishes wish him a truly grace-filled retirement, with every heavenly blessing and joy, and thank him for the work he did while with us. BIO reprinted from the Lincoln News

Fr. Bruce M. Siket, our new pastor, is a Madison native who graduated from the University of Maine at Orono in 1976. He was ordained to the priesthood seven years ago on May 20, 2007.  Father, we warmly welcome you, and pray that our beloved Lord will give you great graces as you enter your new ministry with us.

Cluster Events

November 23:
Sunday, Solemnity of Our Lord Jesus Christ, King of the Universe
November 27:
Thanksgiving Holiday - 9:00 A.M. Mass at St. Benedict's
November 30:
First Sunday of Advent

Middle & High School Youth Ministry - at St. Benedict's
December 6
Thrift Store Open House & Sale - St. Martin's, 10 - 3
December 13-14
Deadlines to drop-off gifts:
- Youth Ministry Shaw House Christmas Stocking Project
- Toys for Tots, St. Martin's
- Angel Tree, St. Martin's

Harvest Magazine cover, Nov-Dec 2014

Harvest Magazine

November - December 2014