Mass Times



9:30 am, 11:30 am, 7:00 pm

Monday - Friday

12:10 pm

Ordinary Form Latin Mass

First Friday of the month, 7:00 pm

Ash Wednesday, March 2

Mass with Ashes: 9:00am, 12:10pm, 5:10pm

Confessions: 9:45am - 11:45am, 1:00pm - 5:00pm

Ashes are available all day

Homilies and Reflections

Scroll down for our Snow/Inclement Weather Policy

Hours of Operation

Monday - Saturday: 10 am - 6 pm

Sunday: 9 am - 8 pm 

Confession Schedule

Monday - Friday: 30 min. before and after 12:10 Mass (On occasion, the Priest on duty may be able to stay longer or may have to depart earlier than planned.)

Thursday: 5-6 pm

Sunday: 6-7 pm

The sacrament of reconciliation may also be celebrated by appointment, if you would like to schedule a meeting with a priest, please call or email the Shrine: 339-201-1184

Eucharistic Adoration 

Thursday: 5-6 pm

Sunday: 6-7 pm


Mass cards are available.  Please call or email the Shrine to reserve a Mass intention.

Offertory donations now accepted on Venmo.

Low-Gluten Hosts Available
We have low-gluten hosts, as authorized by the U.S. Bishops Conference, available for those persons who suffer from celiac disease or wheat allergies. Please, inform the priest of your special need well before Mass begins.


Validated parking is offered on Sundays at two nearby garages at a discounted rate of $9 for all day parking with a validation ticket or sticker.

To take advantage of this special rate, please ask a Shrine employee for a chaser ticket or validation sticker after Mass. 

Snow/Inclement Weather Policy

Weekdays (Monday - Friday):  if Boston Public Schools are CLOSED the Shrine will be CLOSED.
If Boston Public Schools have a delayed opening, the Shrine will open at 11 a.m. 
Closures due to severe weather on Saturdays or school vacations  will be announced via the Shrine website, social media, and Flocknotes.  Please be sure to follow the Shrine social media pages: Instagram, Facebook, or Twitter (@SeaportShrine) and sign up for Flocknotes for the most current updates about unscheduled closings.
If there is inclement weather on a Sunday, the Shrine will remain OPEN, unless the state or city declares a weather emergency.

Scheduled Closings

The Shrine is generally CLOSED for Federal Holidays, the Shrine is closed for the days listed below:

  • New Year's Day (January 1) Open, January 1 is Observed as a Holy Day of Obligation, please check our Holy Day of Obligation Schedule.
  • Martin Luther King Jr. Day (Third Monday in January)
  • President's Day (Third Monday in February)
  • Memorial Day (Last Monday in May).
  • Independence Day (July 4).
  • Labor Day (First Monday in September).
  • Columbus Day (Second Monday in October).
  • Veterans Day (November 11).
  • Thanksgiving Day (Fourth Thursday in November).
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