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The Light is On for You during the Third Week of Advent
December 12 - 16, 2016.

Listing by county below. Click here to view a listing by parish.


Androscoggin County

Auburn - Sacred Heart Church, 8 Sacred Heart Place - Tuesday and Wednesday, December 13 & 14, 6 to 7 p.m.

Auburn - St. Philip Church, 2365 Turner Road - Monday, December 12, at 6 p.m.

Lewiston - Holy Family Church, 607 Sabattus Street - Penance Service on Sunday at 2 p.m.

Mechanic Falls - Our Lady of Ransom Church, 117 Elm Street – Friday, December 16, 6 to 7 p.m.

Aroostook County

Benedicta - St. Benedict Church, 1063 Benedicta Road - Monday, December 12, Mass at 5:30 p.m. followed by reconciliation from 6 to 7 p.m.

Caribou - Holy Rosary Church, 34 Vaughn Street – Penitential services will be held Monday and Tuesday, December 19 & 20, 6 to 7 p.m.

Fort Kent - St. Louis Church, 26 East Main Street - Sunday, December 18, 2 to 3 p.m.; Monday, December 19, 6 to 8:30 p.m.; Tuesday, December 20, 3 to 6 p.m.; Wednesday, December 21, 6 to 8:30 p.m.; Thursday, December 22, 3 to 6 p.m.

Presque Isle - Nativity of the Blessed Mary Church, 331 Main Street - Penitential services will be held Wednesday and Thursday, December 21 & 22, 6 to 7 p.m.

Van Buren - St. Bruno-St. Remi Church, 174 Main Street - Thursday, December 15, 6:30 to 7 p.m. (During eucharistic adoration); Satruday, December 17, 3:30 to 3:55 p.m.

Cumberland County

Bridgton - St. Joseph Church, 225 South High Street  – Wednesday, December 14, 6 to 7 p.m.

Brunswick - St. Charles Borromeo Church, 132 McKeen Street - Sunday, December 11, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m.

Brunswick - St. John the Baptist Church, 39 Pleasant Street - Tuesday, December 13, 6 to 7 p.m.

Falmouth – Holy Martyrs of North America Church, 266 Foreside Road – Thursday at 6 p.m.

Freeport – St. Jude Church, 134 Main Street, Freeport – Wednesday at 6 p.m.

Gorham - St. Anne Church, 299 Main Street - Wednesday, December 14, Mass of Reconciliation at 9 a.m. followed by confessions from 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.; Thursday, December 15, 6 to 7 p.m.

Gray – St. Gregory Church, 24 North Raymond Road – Monday at 6 p.m.

Portland - St. Peter Church, 72 Federal Street - Monday-Friday, December 12-16, 6 to 7 p.m.

Portland - St. Pius X Church,492 Ocean Avenue, Portland – Reconciliation service and the Sacrament of Reconciliation on Tuesday, December 13, at 6:30 p.m.; Sacrament of Reconciliation on Wednesday, December 14, and Thursday, December 15, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m.

South Portland - Church of the Holy Cross, 124 Cottage Road -  Tuesday, December 13, 6 to 7 p.m.; Wednesday, December 14, 2 to 3 p.m.; and Thursday, December 15, 4 to 5 p.m.

Westbrook - St. Hyacinth Church, 268 Brown Street - Monday, December 12, Noon to 1 p.m.; Our Lady of Guadalupe Reconciliation Mass at 5:15 p.m. followed by confessions from 6 to 7 p.m.

Windham - Our Lady of Perpetual Help Church, 919 Roosevelt Trail - Tuesday, December 13, Mass of Reconciliation at 8 a.m. followed by confessions from 8:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m.; Wednesday, December 14, 6 to 7 p.m.

Yarmouth – Sacred Heart Church, 326 Main Street – Tuesday at 6 p.m.

Hancock County

Bar Harbor - Holy Redeemer Church. 56 Mount Desert Street - Monday, December 12, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. and Friday, December 16, 1 to 2 p.m.

Bucksport - St. Vincent de Paul Church, 60 Franklin Street – Thursday, December 15, Noon to 1 p.m. and 6 to 7 p.m.

Castine – Our Lady of Holy Hope Church, 137 Perkins Street – Friday, December 16, following 8:30 a.m. Mass and 11 a.m. to noom

Ellsworth - St. Joseph Church, 231 Main Street - Tuesday, December 13, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. and Thursday, December 15, 3 to 4 p.m.

Manset (Southwest Harbor) - St. Peter Church, 5 Ocean House Hill Road - Tuesday, December 13, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m.

Stonington - St. Mary Star of the Sea Church, 8 Granite Street – Wednesday, December 14, following 8:30 a.m. Mass and 11 a.m. to noon

Kennebec County

Augusta - St. Mary of the Assumption Church, 41 Western Avenue – Wednesday, December 14, 6 to 7 p.m.

Gardiner - St. Joseph Church, 110 School Street  – Thursday, December 15, 6 to 7 p.m.

Waterville - Notre Dame Church, 116 Silver Street - Tuesday, December 13, 1 to 2 p.m. and Thursday, December 15, 1 to 2 p.m.

Winslow - St. John the Baptist Church, 26 Monument Street - Wednesday, December 14, 6 to 7 p.m. and Friday, December 16, 7 a.m. to 7:45 a.m.

Winthrop - St. Francis Xavier Church, 130 U.S. Route 133 – Monday, December 12, 6 to 7 p.m.

Lincoln County

Newcastle - St. Patrick Church, 380 Academy Hill Road - Wednesday, December 14, 6 to 7 p.m.

Whitefield - St. Denis Church, 298 Grand Army Road - Tuesday, December 13, 6 to 7 p.m.

Oxford County

Bethel - Our Lady of the Snows Church, Route 26 - Wednesday, December 14, 5 to 6 p.m.

Fryeburg - St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Church, 857 Main Street – Thursday, December 15, 6 to 7 p.m.

Norway - St. Catherine of Sienna Church, 32 Paris Street – Monday, December 12, 6 to 7 p.m.

Rumford - St. Athanasius & St. John Church, 126 Maine Avenue - Thursday & Friday, December 15 & 16, 6 to 7 p.m.

Penobscot County

Bangor - St. John Church, 207 York Street – Wednesday, December 14, 6 to 7 p.m.

Bangor - St. Mary Church, 768 Ohio Street – Monday, December 12, 6 to 7 p.m.

Bradley - St. Ann Church, 84 Main Street – Monday, December 12, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m.

Brewer - St. Teresa Church, 425 South Main Street – Wednesday, December 14, 6 to 7 p.m

East Millinocket - St. Peter Church, 58 Cedar Street - Tuesday, December 13, Mass at 5:30 p.m. followed by reconciliation from 6 to 7 p.m.

Hampden - St. Matthew Church, 70 Western Avenue – Friday, December 16, 6 to 7 p.m.

Howland - St. Leo the Great Church, 16 River Road - Thursday, December 15, at 6 p.m.

Lincoln - St. Mary of Lourdes Church, 142 Main Street - Tuesday, December 13, at 6 p.m.

Millinocket - St. Martin of Tours Church, 19 Colby Street - Friday, December 16, Mass at 5:30 p.m. followed by reconciliation from 6 to 7 p.m.

Old Town - Holy Family Church, 429 Main Street – Thursday, December 15, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. and Friday, December 16, 8:30 to 9:30 a.m.

Orono - Our Lady of Wisdom Church, 83 College Avenue – Tuesday, December 13, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m.

Piscataquis County

Greenville - Holy Family Church, 145 Pritham Avenue – Thursday, December 15, 6 to 7 p.m.; Friday, December 16, 9 to 10 a.m.; and Saturday, December 17, 1:;30 to 3:45 p.m.

Sagadahoc County

Bath - St. Mary Church, 144 Lincoln Street - Monday, December 12, 6 to 7 p.m.

Somerset County

Jackman - St. Faustina Church, 370 Main Street – Sunday, December 11, 10:15 to 10:45 a.m.; Monday, December 12, 9 to 10 a.m.; Tuesday, December 13, 6 to 7 p.m.

Skowhegan - Notre Dame de Lourdes Church, 273 Water Street - Sunday, December 11, penitential service at 4 p.m.

Waldo County

Winterport - St. Gabriel Church, 435 South Main Street – Friday, December 16, 6 to 7 p.m.

Washington County

Baileyville - St. James the Greater Church, 5 Hillside Street - Wednesday, December 14, 6 to 7 p.m.

Calais - Immaculate Conception Church, 31 Calais Avenue - Monday, December 12, 10 a.m. to 11 a.m.; Tuesday, December 13, 6 to 7 p.m.; Thursday, December 15, 2:30 to 4:30 p.m.

Cherryfield - St. Michael Church, 5 Elm Street - Wednesday, December 14, 5 to 6:30 p.m. and Friday, December 16, 9:30 to 10:30 a.m.

Eastport - St. Joseph Church, 51 Washington Street - Saturday, December 17, 2 to 3:30 p.m.

Lubec - Sacred Heart Church, 12 Hamilton Street – Sunday, December 11, 5 to 6:30 p.m.; Wednesday, December 14, 9:30 to 10:30 a.m.

Machias - Holy Name of Jesus Church, 10 Free Street – Tuesday, December 13, and Thursday, December 15, 5 to 6:30 p.m.

Peter Dnaa Point - St. Ann Church, Peter Dana Point Road - Sunday, December 11, 1 to 2 p.m.

Pleasant Point - Elderly Center, next to St. Ann Church - Friday, December 16, noon to 1 p.m.

York County

Biddeford - St. Joseph Church, 178 Elm Street – Wednesday, December 14, 6 to 7 p.m.

Kennebunk - St. Martha Church, 34 Portland Road - Tuesday and Wednesday, December 13 & 14, 6 to 7 p.m.

Kittery - St. Raphael Church, 6 Whipple Road – Monday, December 12, beginning at 1 p.m. and Tuesday, December 13, at 7 p.m.

Limerick - St. Matthew Church, 19 Dora Lane - Monday - Wednesday, December 12-14, 5:30 to 6:30 p.m.; Thursday, December 15, 2 to 3 p.m.

Lyman - St. Philip Church, 404 Goodwins Mills Road – Tuesday, December 13, 6 to 7 p.m.Old Orchard Beach - St. Margaret Church, 6 Saco Avenue - Tuesday, December 13, 6 to 7 p.m.

Saco - Most Holy Trinity Church, 271 Main Street – Monday, December 13, 6 to 7 p.m.

South Berwick - Our Lady of the Angels Church, 160 Agamenticus Road - Monday, December 12, beginning at 7 p.m. and Wednesday, December 14, beginning at 1 p.m.

Wells - St. Mary Church, 236 Eldridge Road - Thursday, December 15, 6 to 7 p.m.

York - St. Christopher Church, 4 Barrell Lane - Tuesday, December 13, beginning at 1 p.m. and Wednesday, December 14, beginning at 7 p.m.

Old Orchard Beach - St. Margaret Church, 6 Saco Avenue - Tuesday, December 13, 6 to 7 p.m.