Saint Francis Chapel, located inside the Prudential Center mall in the Back Bay section of Boston, offers daily masses, confessions and adoration of the Blessed Sacrament. Check out the Saint Francis schedule below to see when each is offered, as well as the Chapel’s hours.


Ash Wednesday, February 26

Ashes will be distributed during Masses:

8:00 am, 11:00 am, 12:05 pm, 1:00 pm, 4:00 pm, 5:10 pm, 6:15 pm (en español)

The Lanterian, Week of February 23, 2020


St. Francis Chapel Mass Times

We celebrate Mass every day.

Sunday

8:00 am, 9:15 am, 10:30 am, 11:45 am
1:15 pm en español
4:00 pm, 5:30 pm


Monday – Friday

8:00 am, 12:05 pm, 4:45 pm

Saturday

9:00 am, 12:00 pm

Saturday Evening Vigil Masses:
4:00 pm, 5:30 pm
7:00 pm en español


Confessions

The Oblates of the Virgin Mary (OMV) priests are available for confessions in St. Francis Chapel at the following times:

Monday – Friday

11:15 – 11:45 am
12:45 – 4:15 pm

Saturday

9:45 – 11:45 am
12:45 – 3:30 pm

Sunday

By request


Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament

Sunday

2:30 – 3:30 pm

Monday – Friday

8:30 – 11:45 am
12:30 – 4:30 pm

Saturday

9:30 – 11:30 am
12:30 – 3:30 pm

You can also sign up for a time to pray during Perpetual Eucharistic Adoration at St. Clement Eucharistic Shrine, which is dedicated to adoring the blessed sacrament 24/7.


Chapel Hours

Sunday

7:30 am – 6:30 pm

Monday – Friday

7:30 am – 6:00 pm

Saturday

8:30 am – 8:00 pm


Holidays and Holy Days

We have various Mass schedules for Holy Days of Obligation and other special days on the Catholic calendar which will be posted at the top of the page throughout the year.

St. Francis Chapel is open from 8:30 am—12:30 pm with Masses at 9:00 am and 12:00 noon on the following civic holidays:

  • July 4
  • Labor Day
  • Thanksgiving

For all other civic holidays, we use the regular chapel schedule.

Do you have questions about the St. Francis schedule? You can contact the Chapel for more information about our holy day mass schedules and special events.