Thursday, May 24, 2018 at 1:01 PM
Sacred Heart Parking Lots will be closed for Sealcoating & striping from Sun. May 27 6pm to Wed. May 30 8am. Sacred Heart morning daily Masses will be held at Sts. Martha & Mary's in Lakeville.

Newcomers

Thank you for your interest in our collaborative of churches. Whether you’re just visiting us for a brief time, looking for a new church home, are returning to the practice of your Catholic faith or are interested in finding out more about the Catholic Church, we’re happy to have you here.

A parish is a community of believers and a spiritual family that is supportive and loving. It can be a place to grow spiritually, to put your faith in action, and to use our gifts of time and talent as disciples of Christ. We look forward to answering any questions you may have. In the meantime, please look through the resources we’ve made available on each of our sites.

Cranberry Catholic Collaborative
Sts Martha and Mary Parish (Lakeville)
Sacred Heart Parish (Middleborough)
St. Rose of Lima Family (Rochester)
 

 

 

Becoming a Catholic...

The Catholic Church is unlike any other organization on earth. In fact, it is more accurate to call the Church an “organism” – a living body: Christ’s body.

Why be Catholic?

To become Catholic is to become part of His body – a process that begins with Baptism and continues forever. Being Catholic in today’s world provides great challenges and opportunities for personal growth and self-awareness, and also a solid foundation for a life of community and relationship with God.

Eight Good Reasons for Being Catholic

Becoming CatholicSelected from AmericanCatholic.org, here are eight great reasons to be Catholic.

  1. An optimistic view of creation
  2. A universal vision
  3. A holistic outlook
  4. Personal growth
  5. Social transformation
  6. A communal spirit
  7. A profound sense of history
  8. A respect for human knowledge

Take a moment to read more in-depth information about these eight good reasons on the American Catholic website. Click here to read on.


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