Welcome to the Good Shepherd Parish!

We are One Parish Worshipping at Two Sites

 

"We, the Roman Catholic community of Good Shepherd Parish, strive to be a living sign of Christ's love in and for the world. In response to our Baptismal call, nourished by the Eucharist and guided by the values of the Second Vatican Council, we seek to continue the mission of Jesus Christ by welcoming, supporting and guiding all through prayer, sacramental celebration, service and education."

 


St Ann Church

134 Cochituate Rd, Wayland, MA 01778


St Zepherin Church

99 Main Street, Wayland, MA 01778

 

 

Shayla DeGeorge and Sean Morgan and will appear this coming week on The CatholicTV Network.  They will discuss their experiences earlier this summer in Guatemala with NPHUSA.org.  



Tune in LIVE on Friday, July 27th at 10:30am with encore presentations on Friday 7:30pm, Saturday 4:30am and 5:30pm and next Monday 12am.

The episode will also be available at Catholictv.com/shows/this-is-the-day


 

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your help is needed …

 

Help us to spread THE WORD!

  • Conrad Restaurant Sudbury * Tuesday, July 31st 7:00PM
  • Complimentary appetizers and cash bar.  RSVP to the office 508-650-3545.
  • Come with your Catholic questions and the opportunity to chat with Fr. Dave about Faith.

End of Life Issues/ Making Funeral Arrangements/ Liturgy Planning for a Funeral

 

Please click the link below to see the mini presentation by Fr. Dave O'Leary, Cindy Bryant and Jody Pongratz.

bit.ly/GSLife


 Summer Mass Schedule
 

Memorial Day Weekend, May 27 thru Labor Day Weekend, September 2

· Saturday 4 pm St Ann Church
· Sunday 8:30 am St Zepherin Church
· Sunday 10:30 am St Ann Church
There will be no 5 pm Mass until September

 


Children’s Liturgy of the Word Leader’s
Needed for the 10:30 Mass
 

Help our young children to develop an appreciation for God’s Word and learn how we worship together in the Mass. This ministry allows you to commit to only the weekends that work for your schedule.

There are easy to follow guides for each week and training is provided.  Image result for childrens liturgy of the word clipartPlease consider how you can take part in this vital part our children’s faith formation program.  Contact Sue Muldoon for more information.  Smuldoon@goodshepherdwayland.org

 


Attention Lectors and Eucharistic Ministers
 

The schedule for July through Labor Day was sent out the week of June 3. If for some reason you did not receive a copy, please contact Sister Roberta.


Vigil Lamp Candles
 

A vigil candle is kept by the tabernacle at all times.  The candle burns for one week.  If you would like to dedicate a candle in memory or honor of a family member or loved one, please contact theRelated image office.  The suggested offering is $10.00.  The name of the person will be placed in the bulletin and the candle will burn for one week, Friday through to the following Friday.  Please call or email MaryAnn at 508-650-3545 mmalovrh@goodshepherdwayland.org


Summer Fitness Series
 

All skill levels, especially beginners, welcome!

All middle school and high school students are invited to join us for the following beginner level fitness class.  There is no fee for this event, just an RSVP!  Think athletics and fitness have nothing to do
with our faith?  Think again.

                                                          UPCOMING EVENT

                                                                   Zumba
                                                         Wednesday, August 1
                                                    12:00-1:30pm, St. Ann Hall     
                                                     Yoga Class begins at Noon
                                                              RSVP by July 30

We will conclude with healthy snacks and a time to hang out and discuss how sports can help us know Jesus!  Please RSVP via email to Laura Tringali  ltringali@goodshepherdwayland.org


Parmenter Foundation
 

We are very pleased to announce that the Parmenter Foundation’s food pantry will now be located at Good Shepherd Parish at Saint Ann Church! They had lost their location and had to cancel their May food distribution.  But after some discussions with their Executive Director, the food pantry will be collecting and giving out food at Saint Ann’s Church.

Food collected at Saint Zepherin Church will still be given to “A Place to Turn” in Natick and St. Matthew’s parish in Dorchester.

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Don't Forget to Sign Up for Online Giving!

 

Our parish has been using an Online Giving system that is strengthening stewardship as well as making it easier for members to support our parish. We currently have 164 families signed up through various Online Giving sources.  They include WeShare, Charitable Giving Funds and electronic fund transfers through your bank.

There are many benefits for the parish and for parishioners that choose to give online. Some of the benefits for the parishioner include: no need to write checks; you can give even if you are unable to attend services; and your contribution amount can easily be adjusted.

The benefits for the parish include: more consistent giving with recurring contributions; electronic donation summaries for record keeping; reaches a wider demographic of givers; and accommodates all special parish collections and missions.

Getting started is easy. Just visit our website at www.GoodShepherdWayland.org and click on the Automatic Giving Instructions under the DONATE tab or click on the WeShare icon on our homepage.  Please feel free to contact Jackie Fagone, Business Manager at 508-650-3545 in our parish office if you have any questions or need assistance.  She will walk you through how to set up your account and add a source of funds. We hope you enjoy our safe, secure way to manage your giving.Image result for online giving clipart


 

Boston Sock Exchange

 

For more information, please contact Paula Morgan at dpsmorgan@mac.com  
The next trip into Boston will take place on August 4th. 
Please click here for July's article.

 


 

The Good Shepherd App is here!!!
 

Search in either the iTunes Store or the Google Play Store for
Good Shepherd Wayland.

Additionally, below are the QR codes for the Good Shepherd App. The first is a link to the iTunes app store and the second is a link to the Google Play store.

Stephen Ministry
 
When We Need God’s Love Most
 
When do we need God’s love most? Of course we need that love every second of our
 
lives. But at times God’s love is especially precious to us, times when we lose a loved
 
one or when life becomes so confusing that we do not know where to turn. At times like
 
these, it is very important to have someone who cares. Our parish has trained 10 Stephen
 
Ministers, lay people who offer a ministry of Christian caring within our parish and
 
beyond. 
 
To find out more about Stephen Ministry or to receive a Stephen Minister’s care, call
 
Kathleen Fantoni 508.843.0490 or Marcia Anderson 774.270.1114 or Sister Roberta
 
508.650.3545 or at 
rrzeznik@goodshepherdwayland.org
Stephen Ministry
 
When We Need God’s Love Most
 
When do we need God’s love most? Of course we need that love every second of our
 
lives. But at times God’s love is especially precious to us, times when we lose a loved
 
one or when life becomes so confusing that we do not know where to turn. At times like
 
these, it is very important to have someone who cares. Our parish has trained 10 Stephen
 
Ministers, lay people who offer a ministry of Christian caring within our parish and
 
beyond. 
 
To find out more about Stephen Ministry or to receive a Stephen Minister’s care, call
 
Kathleen Fantoni 508.843.0490 or Marcia Anderson 774.270.1114 or Sister Roberta
 
508.650.3545 or at 
rrzeznik@goodshepherdwayland.org
Stephen Ministry
 
When We Need God’s Love Most
 
When do we need God’s love most? Of course we need that love every second of our
 
lives. But at times God’s love is especially precious to us, times when we lose a loved
 
one or when life becomes so confusing that we do not know where to turn. At times like
 
these, it is very important to have someone who cares. Our parish has trained 10 Stephen
 
Ministers, lay people who offer a ministry of Christian caring within our parish and
 
beyond. 
 
To find out more about Stephen Ministry or to receive a Stephen Minister’s care, call
 
Kathleen Fantoni 508.843.0490 or Marcia Anderson 774.270.1114 or Sister Roberta
 
508.650.3545 or at 
rrzeznik@goodshepherdwayland.or

EXTEND THE INVITATION
 

“Come and see” was the invitation Jesus offered to a few men of Galilee who were interested in knowing more about him – who he was, where he lived, what his teachings were about? This same invitation we extend to adults who have not been baptized or who have been baptized in another faith tradition but are interested in the Catholic faith or adults who have not received First Holy Communion or Confirmation. Please share this invitation with family members, neighbors or friends. Questions? Contact Sister Roberta at rrzeznik@goodshepherdwayland.org or 508.650.3545.


View our NEW Parish Handbook                                                                                          Christian Service, Faith Formation, & Liturgical Ministries Trifolds

 

 
  • Masses

Weekday Mass at 9:00am

Monday and Tuesday
Saint Ann Church

Wednesday through Friday
Saint Zepherin Church

Weekend Masses:

Saturday Vigil
4:00pm at Saint Ann Church

Sunday Morning and Evening
8:30am at Saint Zepherin Church
10:30am at Saint Ann Church
5:00pm at Saint Zepherin Church
(Sept-May)

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2017 Good Shepherd Parish Annual Report

July 22, 2018
Bulletin


Fr. Dave's Blog:  
Civility



Contact Us

Good Shepherd Parish

Pastoral Center and Main Office
99 Main Street
Wayland, MA 01778

St. Ann Church
134 Cochituate Road
Wayland, MA 01778

St. Zepherin Church
99 Main Street
Wayland, MA 01778

P: 508-650-3545
F: 508-655-6948
Email Us

 

 

 

 

 



 
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Weekend Masses
Sat at 4 pm St Ann
Sunday
8:30am St Zepherin 
10:30am  St Ann 
*5:00pm St Zepherin 
*resumes September 9, 2018