Activities Committee

Volunteers who coordinate social activities and gatherings of parishioners during the year.

Cursillo Group

Regular meetings of the group occur on the third Thursday of each month during September through May.  Monthly community luncheons occur on the fourth Friday of each month.

Music Ministry

Join together in song, under the talented direction of our choir director. Sing at 11:30am Sunday Mass. Contact the choir director at or cal 978-532-0272.

Holy Face Prayer Group

Unite as a community praying the devotion to the Holy Face of Jesus.  Prayers are conducted in Portuguese on Wednesday evenings in the Church.

Pro-Life Rosary

Unite as a community praying the Rosary for the sanctity of all life from conception until natural death. Rosary is prayed before each Mass.

Eucharistic Adoration

Fridays from 5pm to 6pm. The Blessed Sacrament is exposed and adored and we pray before the Lord Jesus present in the Monstrance.

Offertory Counters

A group that counts the funds collected at Mass each week. Each group volunteers about once a month.

Portuguese School

The Portuguese School of Peabody meets on Monday and Tuesday evenings in the Church classrooms.  The group is an independent, non-profit organization dedicated to promoting the learning of the Portuguese language as well as the history, geography, culture, customs, and traditions of Portugal and its people.  


Volunteers who assist people to their seat if necessary. They also take up the collection.

Altar Server

Boys from grade 3 and above who assist the priest at the liturgy.

Extraordinary Ministers of Communion

Extraordinary Ministers of Communion who serve the Body and Blood of Christ at Mass and to the sick and homebound.

Flowers and Grounds

Volunteers who care for and beautify the grounds and church.


Reader who proclaims the Scriptures at Mass and other services.

Liturgical Linen Service

Responsible for the preparation and care of the altar linens. This includes the washing and ironing of purificators, corporals, and altar linens.

Outreach to Homebound and Elderly

Volunteer Extraordinary Ministers of Communion who bring the Eucharist to registered parishioners who are homebound.  Also, each month volunteers participate as we celebrate Mass at local nursing homes.

Parish Knitting Group

Group who make knit items to sell at the bazaar. They meet Monday afternoons in the church classroom.

Paten Holders

We are reminded of the real, true and substantial presence of Christ in even the smallest particle of the consecrated host.  Assisting at the Liturgy, holders of the Communion Paten help ensure that not even a small particle drop.

If interested in any of these ministries, please contact the office at 978-532-0272.



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