Blue Hills Collaborative

The Catholic Parishes of Most Precious Blood, St. Anne, and St. Pius X

Welcome!

The Blue Hills Collaborative of the Archdiocese of Boston, includes and supports the parishes of:

- Most Precious Blood, Hyde Park
​- St. Anne, Dedham/Readville 
- St. Pius X, Hyde Park/Milton


Our Mission: "We, the faith community of the Blue Hills Collaborative, are committed to reflecting God’s unconditional love for all."


Parish News
 

An Interim Priest Has Been Assigned

The Blue Hills Collaborative will welcome Rev. Michael J. Bova Conti as the interim priest for our three parishes, as the Archdiocese continues its search for a new pastor. Read more

Isn't Life Grand

The Isn't Life Grand drawing will be held at the collaborative center on the first Monday of the month at 11:00 a.m. starting October 7th. All are welcome.

MOST PRECIOUS BLOOD CHOIR

The MPB Choir sings at the 9:00 a.m. Mass on alternate Sundays. We are always looking for new members. Please join if you love to sing! We rehearse most Wednesdays at 7 pm. Please call Dave Jenkins (617)640-0977) if you have questions.

RITE OF CHRISTIAN INITIATION OF ADULTS

RCIA - Rite of Christian Initiation for Adults is a process through which adults, after hearing the mystery of Christ proclaimed, freely seek the living God. If you, a friend, or relative may be interested, please call Father Charles at 617-364-9501.

CHRISTMAS CONCERT AT ST. ANNE CHURCH - 12/22/2019

Please join us Sun, Dec 22, at 2:00 pm. You are invited by musicians from our three parishes to celebrate the joyous season of Christmas with beautiful carols and holiday songs.

Christmas Flower Envelopes - 12/01/2019

Starting December 1st, you may remember your loved ones by using the Christmas Flower envelopes. Please PRINT CLEARLY the name(s) you want to include. We hope to publish those names in the bulletin,but need your help to ensure correct spelling. Thank you.

PARENTS' NIGHT OUT! - 12/14/2019

Need more time to shop or just a night to yourself? The Confirmation Class is hosting it's annual Night Out from 5:00 -- 8:30 pm. Children in grades K - 6 are invited to dinner & a movie. $5.00 in advance or $10.00 at the door. Details: Alyssa or Sheila.

COOKIE WALK - 12/15/2019

FILL A ZIP-LOCK BAG OF YOUR FAVORITE HOMEMADE COOKIES FOR $5.00 ON SUNDAY MORNING FROM 10:00 am -- 1:00 pm AT THE COLLABORATIVE. PROCEEDS SUPPORT OUR YOUTH PROGRAM.

Help for Grieving Parents

The death of a child is very different from any other death one can experience. Dramatically and irrevocably, the lives of parents immediately and drastically change forever. Read more

Offering Envelopes

We are grateful for your donations. Help us to serve you better by... Read more

ANNUAL WITNESS TO LIFE PILGRIMAGE 2020 - 01/23/2020

PLEASE SAVE THE DATES: JANUARY 23 -- 25, 2020, for annual Witness to Life in Washington D.C. Highlights will include: Life is Very Good Rally; Mass with Cardinal Sean O'Malley; and the March for Life. More details to follow.

Readville Senior Bowling League

If you to exercise and bowling is your thing, please join our league. It runs from September through the Spring. All averages are acceptable - you do NOT need to be a pro. If interested, please call Elaine Loewen at 617-364-3663.

Perpetual Adoration

St. Mary of the Assumption Parish in Dedham is delighted to offer Perpetual Adoration in St. Joseph Chapel located at 25 Avery St. 168 hours of Eucharist Adoration—52 weeks a year. For more info call 781-326-0550 or https://adorationpro.org/maryma

Young Adults Group

If you are between the ages of 18-35 and looking for a community in which to pray and share fellowship, consider joining our Young Adults Group. Read more

Holy Eucharist

If you would like to receive the Eucharist at home or at a care facility, please call Fr. Charles at x16 or Anna Cote, Director of Ministries at x15.

We Are Always Privileged

We welcome new families into our 3 parishes in the Blue Hills Collaborative. There are no obligations and we would be privileged to have you. To register, please call the Collaborative offices at 857-342-9500 or click here. Read more

Online Giving

There are many advantages to using Online Giving and it's a very simple process - you can do it with or without a computer. Click here to see the advantages of Online Giving and for simple instructions on how to use it. Read more

Speakers Wanted!!

We are looking for people who would be available to speak about a topic of choice -- genealogy, history of Hyde Park, heritage, etc. We'd like to have one speaker a month. You don't have to be an expert, just a willingness to share. Pl contact Anna Cote.

 

 

 

Religious Ed

Event Calendar

Parish Ministries
This Week's
"In The Spotlight"

Isn't Life Grand!

Maps and Directions

 

 

Upcoming Events
 

Dec 11

AA Meeting at MPB (early bird)

Wednesday, 6:30 AM

AA Meeting at MPB (early bird)
Time: Wednesday, 6:30 AM
Location: Most Precious Blood Lower Church Hall - 25 Maple Street Hyde Park MA 02136
  AA early bird meeting in MPB Parish Hall. (Please enter thru Chapel door on Oak Street.)
Dec 11

Charismatic Group

Wednesday, 6:45 PM

Charismatic Group
Time: Wednesday, 6:45 PM
Location: Most Precious Blood Lower Church Hall - 25 Maple Street Hyde Park MA 02136
  Charismatic Group - Haitian Creole
Dec 12

Readville Seniors' Christmas Party

Thursday, 11:30 AM

Readville Seniors' Christmas Party
Time: Thursday, 11:30 AM
Location: Blue Hills Collaborative Offices - 20 Como Road Readville MA 02136
  After a brief meeting at 11:30, the Readville Seniors will celebrate their Christmas Party, followed by BINGO game.
Dec 12

AA and ALANON Meeting at St. Pius

Thursday, 7:30 PM

AA and ALANON Meeting at St. Pius
Time: Thursday, 7:30 PM
Location: St. Pius X Parish - 101 Wolcott Road Milton MA 02186
  AA/ALANON Meetings at St. Pius
Dec 13

Eucharistic Vigil

Friday, 7:00 PM

Eucharistic Vigil
Time: Friday, 7:00 PM
Location: St. Pius X Parish - 101 Wolcott Road Milton MA 02186
  Mass and Adoration with Father Richard Clancy
Dec 14

Parents' Night Out

Saturday, 5:00 PM

Parents' Night Out
Time: Saturday, 5:00 PM
Location: Blue Hills Collaborative Offices - 20 Como Road Readville MA 02136
  Drop your kids (ages K - Gr 5) after 4:00 Mass and go have dinner or do some Christmas shopping. Kids will enjoy pizza, snacks & dessert while doing crafts and watching a movie. Pick up at 8:30 p.m. Cost is $5.00 in advance or $10.00 at the door.
Dec 15

Faith Formation K-8 (Group-1)

Sunday, 9:00 AM

Faith Formation K-8 (Group-1)
Time: Sunday, 9:00 AM
Location: Blue Hills Collaborative Offices - 20 Como Road Readville MA 02136
  Faith Formation for kids in Grades K - 8
Dec 15

Children's Liturgy of the Word at MPB

Sunday, 9:00 AM

Children's Liturgy of the Word at MPB
Time: Sunday, 9:00 AM
Location: Most Precious Blood Parish - 25 Maple Street Hyde Park MA 02136
  Children's Liturgy of the Word occurs on certain Sundays of the school year during the 9:00 Mass at Most Precious Blood
Dec 15

COOKIE WALK

Sunday, 10:00 AM

COOKIE WALK
Time: Sunday, 10:00 AM
Location: Blue Hills Collaborative Offices - 20 Como Road Readville MA 02136
  At the Blue Hills Collaborative. Come fill a zip-lock bag for $5.00. Proceeds will go to our Youth programs. Walk through many cookie-filled tables while filling your bag with delicious homemade cookies.
Dec 15

Faith Formation K-8 (Group 2)

Sunday, 10:00 AM

Faith Formation K-8 (Group 2)
Time: Sunday, 10:00 AM
Location: Blue Hills Collaborative Offices - 20 Como Road Readville MA 02136
  Faith formation classes on Sunday mornings from 10 - 11:15 am for Gr K - 8.
Dec 15

Children's Liturgy of the Word at St. Pius

Sunday, 10:30 AM

Children's Liturgy of the Word at St. Pius
Time: Sunday, 10:30 AM
Location: St. Pius X Parish - 101 Wolcott Road Milton MA 02186
  Children's Liturgy of the Word occurs on certain Sundays during the school year during the 10:30 a.m. Mass at St. Pius.
Dec 15

Hospitality - St. Pius X

Sunday, 11:20 AM

Hospitality - St. Pius X
Time: Sunday, 11:20 AM
Location: St. Pius X Parish - 101 Wolcott Road Milton MA 02186
  Following the 10:30 AM Mass.
Dec 15

Faith Formation Confirmation Prep (Grades 9+ teens)

Sunday, 12:30 PM

Faith Formation Confirmation Prep (Grades 9+ teens)
Time: Sunday, 12:30 PM
Location: Blue Hills Collaborative Offices - 20 Como Road Readville MA 02136
  Confirmation Prep is a two-year faith-in-action program for teens in Gr 9+, with Confirmation being celebrated in Spring of second year.
Dec 15

Baptism - St. Anne

Sunday, 1:00 PM

Baptism - St. Anne
Time: Sunday, 1:00 PM
Location: St. Anne Parish - 90 W. Milton Street Readville MA 02136
  No Description Available
Dec 15

Faith Formation K-8 (Creole)

Sunday, 3:15 PM

Faith Formation K-8 (Creole)
Time: Sunday, 3:15 PM
Location: Most Precious Blood Rectory, lower level - 43 Maple Street Hyde Park MA 02136
  Faith formation for children and teens in Kindergarten -- Gr 8 on Sunday afternoons from 3:15 -- 4:30 pm in the lower level of MPB Rectory. (before the 5:00 Haitian Mass).
 

Welcome!

To visitors to our parishes, to those who have recently moved into the area, and to those who feel comfortable and nourished here—welcome to all. And, regardless of your status in the Church, your marital state, your ethnicity, your prior religious experience, your personal history, background or sexual orientation, please know that you are accepted and respected at the parishes of the Blue Hills Collaborative. We are an intentionally inclusive community welcoming all of the many people who make up our diverse neighborhoods. We are dedicated to service, action, and compassion. Because our lives are nourished by the Eucharist, we strive to build vibrant parish communities that develop and strengthen our faith and worship.

If you have not done so already, please take a moment to introduce yourself to our priests and register as a member of one of our parishes.

 


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