• The Redemptorists

    Stewards of the Basilica since its founding over 140 years ago.

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  • Light a Candle

    Submit a prayer intention and we’ll light a candle at Our Lady’s Shrine for you.

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  • Catholic Appeal 2017

    Support the central ministries of the Archdiocese and the resources our parish receives.

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  • Shrine Enrollment

    Perpetually remember a family member or friend through our Mass enrollment society.

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  • Get Involved

    Be a part of the parish and volunteer in one of our many parish groups.

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  • News & Events

    Our weekly bulletin is digital and available for download.

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Become a part of our mission

We are Boston’s Basilica. A Community of Faith.

The Basilica is a diverse community that strives to nurture a strong, open, and inclusive congregation. Our communal worship is the heart of the parish, the center of our life, our first school of spirituality, and the source from which our power flows. We reach out to the needy, near and far, through personal service and tithing of ordinary parish income. Our doors are open to welcome and support all cultures and people who are in need of spiritual, emotional, or physical healing. We seek to stand in solidarity with the poor and to work for social justice and peace.






Spreading the Message

The Perpetual Help Novena. On-Air and Online.

As part of our outreach ministries extending beyond Boston, the Novena to Our Lady of Perpetual Help broadcasts each week in English and Spanish on America’s Catholic Television Network, CatholicTV and now on demand via YouTube.

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Mass Requests

It is a time honored Catholic tradition to have Masses said in honor of a particular person and to provide Mass Cards to comfort relatives, friends and loved ones.

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Mission Grammar School

Founded in 1889, Mission Grammar provides an environment to nurture scholars in the Catholic tradition. Our school offers a full range of vigorous coursework.

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Parishioner Registration

If you currently attend Mass on a regular basis or have recently moved to Boston and want the Basilica to be your spiritual home, sign up today to become a parishioner.

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