Fr. Leo G. Gagnon Called to His Rest.

On May 28, 2015, the Reverend Leo G. Gagnon was called to his rest and to the glory of the Resurrection promised by the Lord. He was 71 years old. Read More »

Solemnity of the Most Holy Trinity.

The Solemnity of the Most Holy Trinity will be celebrated on Sunday, May 31st, the Sunday following Pentecost. This is the day in the Church when we celebrate the mystery of the three Persons of God-Father, Son, and Holy Spirit. Read More »

A Friend to the Poor.

Cleo Castonguay of Saint Vincent de Paul in Exeter is a constant witness to God’s grace when aiding the needy. He shares with us the experience of expanding SVdP Exeter to meet the needs of others and the memories he has of the work to which he has dedicated his life. Read More »

Transitional Diaconate Ordination.

You are cordially invited to attend the ordination of Michael Sartori to the Sacred Order of the Diaconate through the laying on of hands and the invocation of the Holy Spirit by Bishop Libasci on Saturday, May 30th at 10 am at Saint Joseph Cathedral in Manchester. Read More »

Special Collection for Victims of Nepal Earthquake.

Bishop Peter A. Libasci is asking Catholic parishes across New Hampshire to take up a special free will offering the weekend of May 30-31 to support recovery efforts in Nepal following last month’s devastating earthquake. Read More »

Catholic Lawyers Guild Seeking Nominations.

The Catholic Lawyers Guild of NH and the Diocese of Manchester are seeking to recognize excellence in the fields of law and law enforcement. Read More »

Year of Consecrated Life.

Throughout the Year of Consecrated Life, we will feature consecrated men and women who serve in the Diocese of Manchester. We asked them to tell us about their life and work. In this month's feature, learn about Sr. Claudette Blais, a Discalced Carmelite nun in Concord. Read More »

Three Beliefs: A Guide for NH Catholics on End-of-Life Decisions.

Three Beliefs is a guide prepared by the Diocese to assist Catholics in forming their consciences about end-of-life healthcare decisions. The guide contains a NH Advance Directive form and answers frequently asked questions about end-of-life treatment and care from a Catholic perspective. Read More »

World Meeting of Families.

Sign up for our pilgrimage to the World Meeting of Families which will be held in Philadelphia from September 22 to 27, 2015 and centered around the theme “Love Is Our Mission: The Family Fully Alive”. Pope Francis will celebrate a public Mass on the final day. Read More »


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Transitional Diaconate Ordination

5/30/2015 - 10:00AM -

Bishop Libasci will ordain Mr. Michael Sartori to the transitional diaconate at St. Joseph Cathedral in Manchester.

Confirmation Mass - St. Anne Parish, Hampstead

5/31/2015 - 3:00PM -

Bishop Libasci will preside at the Confirmation Mass at St. Anne Church in Hampstead, NH.(Bishop's schedule is subject to change.)

How to Relate to the Trinity - Enfield

5/31/2015 - 2:00PM - 3:00PM

Fr. Eugene Barrette, M.S., former Superior General of the Missionaries of Our Lady of La Salette, who has long been fascinated by how we relate

1st Tuesday Adoration - Manchester

6/2/2015 - 7:00PM - 8:00PM

Join Deacon Bob Potvin for an hour of Worship & Prayer to Our Lord. "If we really loved the good God, we shouldmake it our

First Friday Mass Adoration & Confession - Manchester

6/5/2015 - 7:30AM - 12:00PM

7:00 AM Holy Mass - 7:30 Exposition Of The Blessed Sacrament, Rosary & Confession10:30 AM Rosary for Life11:30 AM Chaplet Of Divine Mercy11:50 AM Benediction"If

Life in the Spirit Seminar

4/17/2015 - 7:30PM - 9:15PM

The Rivier Prayer Community of Nashua will present a "Life in the Spirit Seminar" at Rivier University, Memorial Hall (rear entrance) on Friday nights from

Engaged Couple Seminar - Souhegan Deanery

6/6/2015 - 9:00AM - 5:00PM

Engaged Couple Seminars help couples prepare for marriage by opening doors of self–awareness. Fundamental communication styles and preferences are named, discussed, and woven throughout a

Eucharistic Weekend Celebration

6/5/2015 -

SOLEMNITYOF CORPUS CHRISTI FRIDAY JUNE 5@ 7:00 PM FIRST FRIDAY MASSCandlelight, high altar. Following MassEUCHARISTIC PROCESSIONOF HEALING & HOPE The procession will movethrough the Church

Mass at St. Joseph Cathedral

6/7/2015 - 10:30AM - 11:30AM

Bishop Libasci will be the homilist at the 10:30 a.m. Mass at St. Joseph Cathedral.(Bishop's schedule is subject to change.)

Saint Joseph Cathedral Tour

6/7/2015 - 1:00PM - 3:00PM

Saint Joseph Cathedral Historic TourSunday, May 3; Sunday June 7 and Sunday July 5, 2015Begins at 1:00 PM – ends at 3:00 PMFree and open

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