The Christ Initiative

One Catholic Community, Two Locations

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Location We're at Two Locations:

St. Agnes Parish in Middleton

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St. Rose of Lima Parish in Topsfield

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Registration for Religious Education


Registration for the 2017 to 2018 Religious Education Program is now open.

Please see the following address for details:

Contact Deborah Charewicz, our Director of Religious Education, at or call the Parish Office at (978)-774-1958 if you have any questions or concerns.





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Office Hours

Sunday, 9:30 AM to 12:30 PM
(St. Rose of Lima Parish Office) 

Monday - Thursday, 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM
(St. Agnes Parish Office)