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.

Schedule for Lent and Holy Week

Schedule of Masses, Confessions and Missions.

35 Years of Service

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

at Saint 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.

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.

Lift High the Cross


Join us for prayer and meditation every Wednesday in Lent, beginning on February 21.

There will be Mass at 4:45 pm, a rosary at 5:15 pm, vespers at 5:45 pm and a talk by a guest speaker at 6 pm (approximately one hour) followed by Q & A.