Encountering the Heart of Christ in the Heart of Boston

St. Francis Chapel is a spiritual refuge for visitors, travelers, residents and workers in the heart of historic Back Bay Boston. The Oblates of the Virgin Mary offer daily Mass, Confession and Eucharistic Adoration.

35 Years of Service

2018 marks the 35th year of the Oblates of the Virgin Mary

at St. Francis Chapel.

Marian Saints of Mercy

First-class relics of St. John Paul II, St. Maximillian Kolbe

and St. Faustina are on permanent display at the chapel.


Schedule of Masses, Confessions, Devotions and Eucharistic Adoration at the Chapel.

Light a Candle

Light a Candle

Make a donation to support our ministries, and we’ll light a candle in honor of your loved one.

Holy Hour for Life, January 15 - 22

Join us for a daily Holy Hour for Life from January 15th to the 22nd in conjunction with the national observance of a Day of Prayer and Penance for the Legal Protection of Unborn Children on January 22 . We will have prayers, readings, meditation and Benediction. Monday to Friday — 3:30 PM, Saturday and Sunday — 2:30 PM.


Holy Hour for Life