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St. Barnabas Church

Welcome to St. Barnabas Parish!

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Know that you are always welcome … and we look forward to being with you!



Advent Mission - Father John Thomas Lane, SSS, a Blessed Sacrament priest, will be with us December 8th through the 12th to lead us in an Advent Mission with a theme of "Living a Eucharistic Life".  Click Here for the flyer outlining the full schedule and with more details.  Join us!

Willow Tree Nativity Raffle - Through a very generous donation from the Portsmouth Shop, a beautiful 19 piece nativity will be raffled off on the last night of the parish Advent Mission.  Tickets are free, but only available at Masses the weekend of December 8/9, and at each of the mission events.  


Christmas Mass Schedule  

Monday - December 24th - Christmas Vigil - 4pm with Children's Pageant. 

There will also be a 6:30pm and 10pm Mass.

Tuesday - December 25th - Christmas Day - Mass will be celebrated at 10am.




Our Mission

The mission of Saint Barnabas Parish is to foster an environment in which Jesus Christ becomes vital to our everyday living.

We celebrate our union with Jesus Christ through worship, education, outreach, and evangelization.

With the time, talents, and treasures of the members of our parish community we serve our brothers and sisters in Christ through the traditions and teachings of our Roman Catholic faith.

Parish Office

1697 East Main Road, Portsmouth, RI  02871


Office Hours:  

Monday thru Thursday                                        9:00am. to 3:00pm.

and Sunday - 9am to 12pm


Contact Numbers:

Parish Office:  401-683-1343

Faith Formation Office:  401-683-3147

Parish Fax:  401-683-5065

Mass Times


Saturday - 5:00 PM
Sunday - 8:00 AM and 10:30 AM


Monday thru Friday - 9:00 AM

Ongoing Special Liturgies:

Mass for Recovery - (Quarterly) - Sunday - Jan. 27th - 5PM

Youth and Family Mass:  Sunday,            Jan. 13th - 5PM 


Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament

Wednesday from 9:30am to 12:30pm                     in the Church


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