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Youth and Vocation Ministry

“The awakening of vocations is one of the characteristic missions of the Congregation… By their prayer and the testimony of their lives, the religious and the communities are responsible for the awakening of vocations.” (Rule of Life #133-134) “Our religious consecration at the Assumption, inspired by love of Christ and… Read More »Youth and Vocation Ministry

St. Anne Parish at Shrine

Parish and Shrine Ministry

The Augustinians of the Assumption run St. Anne’s Shrine and St. Patrick’s Parish in Sturbridge, MA. The shrine and parish were handed over to the Assumptionists by Bishop John Wright after a tornado hit Worcester County in 1953. It continues to provide a spiritual home for Catholics in the Sturbridge… Read More »Parish and Shrine Ministry

Migrant Ministry

Migrant Ministry

Driven by our love for Jesus Christ and in response to the needs of the time, we, the Assumptionists of the North American Province, have discerned a call of the Spirit to found a community completely dedicated to the material and spiritual care of migrants at the U.S.-Mexico Border. We… Read More »Migrant Ministry

Congratulations to the Assumption University Class of 2022!

Higher Education/Campus Ministry

The Augustinians of the Assumption founded Assumption University in Worcester, MA in 1904, and it is still sponsored by the Assumptionists today. https://www.assumption.edu/mission https://www.assumption.edu/student-experience/spiritual-life  

Catholic Publishing

The Augustinians of the Assumption sponsors Bayard Publishing, a Catholic Publishing company that publishes Catholic Digest, Living Faith, Living with Christ, Pflaum Gospel Weeklies, and Catechist. They also publish books, booklets, digital products, and a popular newspaper in France, La Croix. Visit Bayard’s website: https://www.bayardinc.com/