Calendar

Sep
15
Sat
Feast of the Holy Cross @ St. Margaret's Chapel
Sep 15 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm

On Saturday, September 15th join us for the Feast of the Holy Cross. Choral Eucharist will be at 2pm with lively hymns for everyone followed by an ice cream social. Children are welcome.

Oct
28
Sun
Contemplation & Candlelight with Vox Equalis @ St. Margaret's Chapel
Oct 28 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Please join us for Contemplation & Candlelight on October 28th at 7pm. Please note we will be using part of the Litany for an End to Gun Violence written by the Rt. Rev. Stephen T. Lane Episcopal Bishop of Maine, alt. in this service as well as prayers to honor those who lost their lives in the Tree of Life Synagogue massacre.

Nov
11
Sun
Remembrance Day Evensong @ St. Margaret's Chapel
Nov 11 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Please join us for this service of prayer and song. We’ll be led by the women of the Schola. As always, we welcome all. Join us.

Nov
22
Thu
St. Margaret’s Thanksgiving Day Service @ Society of St. Margaret
Nov 22 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am

Please join us for our 9am Thanksgiving Day service. This one-hour service will conclude with coffee and cookies on the porch.

Dec
4
Tue
Retreat Week at St. Margaret’s Convent Dec. 2018 @ Society of St. Margaret
Dec 4 @ 1:00 pm – Dec 8 @ 4:00 pm
The Sisters of St. Margaret offer hospitality and holy space to individuals and groups at our Duxbury campus. There are several acres to walk around and enjoy the smell of the fresh salt air, and visitors are also welcome to visit our lovely private beach. These retreat weeks offer days of silent prayer supported by the Eucharist and Daily Office; guidance is available if requested in advance. In order to preserve the atmosphere of silence, the rooms do not have televisions or telephones. Our meals are nutritious and delicious and are served buffet style in the Refectory. Retreat weeks are $400 room and board. Space is available for both women and men. Registration and deposit required.
 
To book a private or group retreat or learn more, please call 781-934-9477 x501 or email convent@ssmbos.org
 
2019 Retreat weeks occur:
March 12-15
April 23-26
Dec
25
Tue
Christmas at the Convent @ Sisters of St. Margaret
Dec 25 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Come join in our celebration welcoming the Christ child. This festive Eucharist will be followed by a reception on the chapel porch. We hope you can join us.

Jan
1
Tue
Holy Name Day Eucharist @ Society of St. Margaret
Jan 1 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Please join us as we celebrate the Feast of the Holy Name of Jesus at 11 am on January 1st, 2019. A light luncheon will follow the Choral Eucharist. As always, we welcome all.

Feb
2
Sat
Quiet Morning at the Convent @ Society of St. Margaret
Feb 2 @ 9:30 am – 1:00 pm

Come and spend some quiet time with the God who loves you. The morning begins with coffee and a presentation followed by time for prayer and quiet, or a walk around our grounds. An optional wrap-up discussion, a celebration of the Eucharist and lunch will end the day.

Feb
3
Sun
Presentation Evensong with the Blessing of Candles @ Society of St. Margaret
Feb 3 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Please join us for this service celebrating the Presentation of the child Jesus in the temple, and the revelation to Simeon and Anna that the Light of the World has come. This Feast is also known as Candlemas, and at this Evensong we will offer the traditional blessing of candles from which this feast day gets its name.

Feb
10
Sun
Epiphany Hymn Festival @ Society of St. Margaret
Feb 10 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Epiphany has been described as the path of light in the winter. So, in this cold and dark we will sing hymns about light and miracles. This fun, interactive afternoon will benefit the music program at St. Margaret’s Convent. We provide the hymnals, you come and request your favorites. Free with a good-will offering. Refreshments on the Chapel porch will follow.