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Parish Staff

Rev. Edmond M. Derosier, Pastor - 978-425-4588
Senior Deacon Raymond Gagnon - 978-425-9271
Julie M Murray, Executive Assistant to the Pastor - 978-772-2414
Donna Vaira, Faith Formation Coordinator - 978-772-7474
Sally Nappila, Business Manager - 978-425-4588
Betsy Diskin, Office Manager - 978-772-2414

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Mass Schedule

Saturday, 4:00 PM at St. Anthony, Shirley
8:00 AM at St. Mary, Ayer
Sunday, 9:45 AM at St. Mary, Ayer
Sunday, 11:15 AM at St. Anthony, Shirley
Daily Masses, 8:30 AM at St Anthony on Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday


Baptisms: Will be celebrated on the first Sunday of the month at St. Anthony's and the third Sunday of the month at St. Mary's. Contact the

Reconciliation: To request the Sacrament of Reconciliation, please see Fr. Derosier before or after Mass, or call 978-425-4855 to make an appointment.

Marriage: Please call Fr. Derosier at 978-425-4588 at least six months in advance.

Faith Formation: Please contact Donna Vaira at 978-772-7474, or Email:

Rite of Christian Initiation for Adult (RCIA) Call 978- 772-2414, or Email:

St. Mary: Contact
St Anthony: Contact

St. Mary Parish  
31  Shirley Street  
Ayer, MA  
Ph: 978-772-2414
Fax: 978-772-0727  

Office Hours: Mon, Tue, Thu, Fri 9-4

St. Anthony of Padua Parish
14 Phoenix Street; PO Box 595
Shirley, MA 01464
Ph: 978-425-4588

Fax: 978-425-2033

Office Hours: Mon - Thurs, 9-4





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