Diocesan Administration Office Closed Friday, December 19th.

Because the diocesan staff will be attending an Advent Day of Reflection on Friday, December 19th, the diocesan administration office will be closed for the day.

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 Cissy van Loon, a Secular Discalced Carmelite from Plymouth, NH. Read More »

Las Posadas.

A nine-day preparation for celebrating the Nativity of Our Lord, Posadas is a reenactment of looking for lodging for Joseph and Mary as they journeyed to Bethlehem. Learn more about Las Posadas and find daily readings and activities for celebrating this tradition. Read More »

O Antiphons.

The “O Antiphons” refer to the seven antiphons that are recited or chanted preceding the Magnificat during Vespers of the Liturgy of the Hours in the Octave before Christmas. Learn more about the O Antiphons. Read More »

Third Week of Advent.

Visit our Advent Web pages to view resources to enrich your Advent experience including a radio retreat, an interactive advent calendar, a weekly advent audio reflection, daily prayer and reflections, and this week's featured article: Praying the Rosary. Read More »

Our Lady of the Cedars Parish, Manchester.

This month, Parable takes a look at Our Lady of the Cedars, a Melkite Greek-Catholic parish. Begun by Lebanese immigrants in 1930 it was established formally as a parish in 1955. Read More »


Do you feel lost, alone or bored in your marriage? Are you constantly fighting? Does talking about it only make it worse? Retrouvaille is a program to help couples heal and renew their marriages. The next Retrouvaille weekend in New England will be held on January 9-11. Read More »

World Youth Day Krakow 2016.

The deadline to register for World Youth Day Krakow 2016 is January 15th so don't delay! Click on the link for a proposed itinerary, reservation information, and more. Read More »

Thinking About Remarriage.

Thinking About Remarriage is a daylong program for couples who are thinking about remarriage or who are engaged to be married. This program helps couples take an in-depth look at and discuss major issues related to remarriage. Sign up for our January 10th program. Read More »

New Audio Recording: Pray the Rosary with Bishop Libasci.

We’ve posted audio files of Bishop Libasci leading a recitation of the Rosary so you may pray along with the Bishop. Read More »


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Christmas Mass at St. Joseph Cathedral

12/25/2014 - 10:30AM - 11:30AM

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

Free Christmas Day Dinner for Salem, NH area communities

12/25/2014 - 12:00PM - 3:00PM

Free Christmas Day Dinner for Salem area community - 5th Annual sponsored by Sts Mary & Joseph Parish, Salem Knights of Columbus and Salem Christmas Fund 

Midnight Mass at St. Joseph Cathedral

12/25/2014 -

Bishop Libasci will celebrate Midnight Mass at St. Joseph Cathedral.(Bishop's schedule is subject to change.)

Mass at St. Joseph Cathedral

1/1/2015 - 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.)

First Friday Mass, Confession & Adoration

1/2/2015 - 7:00AM - 12:00PM

7:00 AM - Holy Mass- 7:30 Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament- Rosary & Confessions.10:30 Rosary for life11:30 Chaplet Of Divine Mercy11:50 Benediction

To Jesus Through Mary Holy Hour

1/2/2015 - 7:00PM - 8:30PM

Start the year off right!Join us for an evening of praise and worship dedicated to the Blessed Mother and her Son.

Mass at Sacred Heart Church - Lebanon

1/3/2015 - 4:30PM -

Bishop Libasci will celebrate Mass at Sacred Heart Church in Lebanon, NH.(Bishop's schedule is subject to change.)

Mass - St. Elizabeth Seton Church, Bedford

1/4/2015 - 12:00PM - 1:00PM

Bishop Libasci will celebrate Mass at St. Elizabeth Seton Church in Bedford for the Feast of St. Elizabeth Seton.

Saint Joseph Cathedral Tour

1/4/2015 - 1:00PM - 3:00PM

Join Monsignor Anthony R. Frontiero in the gathering space of the Cathedral inside the front doors on Pine Street.A ramp access entrance is located on

First Tuesday Holy Hour (Manchester)

1/6/2015 - 7:00PM - 8:00PM

Join Deacon Bob Potvin and spend 1 hour with the Lord..God's love for us is poured out in the sacrament of the Eucharist, where Christ

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