Mass Times

M-F:   12:15pm
Sat:     9am
(Sunday Vigil)
Sun:   8am
 There will not be a               9:30 pm Mass on           Sundays until further                    notice.

...and More

Adoration is celebrated every Wednesday after our daily 12:15 pm Mass.
Confessions - By Appointment: 
Contact Fr. Gary
Contact Fr. Rob

Building Info

Newman Cafe

St. John Newman

Monday to Thursday - 8am to 9pm
Friday - 8am to 5pm
Saturday - 8am to 6pm
Sunday - 7am to 9pm
Masks are required when in our Center.
Hand sanitizer is available throughout the Center.
A cleaning protocol takes place several times throughout the day.
Newman Cafe is closed until further notice...this includes the ping pong section.
Continuous info on our patron saint...this website/Events

RCIA classes

beginning soon.

Interested in receiving the Sacraments or being fully initated into the Catholic the office at 413-549-0300 for more info.

Newman Masks & Gaiters...

be safe, be fashionable, &               be Newman!

$5.00 each -- pick up

$8.00 each - mailed

Order yours now by calling Ginny at #105, email, PM Newman thru Facebook

Newman's Annual Prayer Walk...

but this year it's virtual

3 years ago Newman began an important ritual .... praying for the students, faculty & staff of UMass Amherst for a wonderful, peace filled and productive academic year.


Well, not even a pandemic can keep Newman from praying...


Sunday, October 4th 

11:30 am to 12:30 pm

Join with other Newmanites, from the safety of your home, in prayer for all that is wonderful & holy for our beautiful campus and all who make it so!

More information to follow on some suggestions for your hour of prayer for UMass Amherst!

Newman is privileged to have a new Center on the campus of UMass Amherst

View of the new Center site...Thatcher & N. Pleasant Sts.

Over the next year Newman will continue to update this website with Center updates...stand by for more interesting & exciting news as our plans unfold.

Newman Community Meeting Zoom Link:

click on the blue text will see a screen pop up & connect you to our meeting.

VIRGINIA WEBB is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting.

Topic: Newman Community Meeting (Redevelopment of Newman)
Time: Sep 29, 2020 07:00 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada)


Join Zoom Meeting:


Meeting ID: 858 9345 4145

Passcode: nU6i87

The Newman Catholic Center, located on the UMass Amherst campus, serves the students, faculty, and staff
of the University and the Five College area through events, worship, prayer, community service, and special happenings.

Newman Catholic Center

472 N. Pleasant St.

Amherst, MA 01002


Mission Statement: Empowered by the Spirit and inspired by John Henry Newman's motto: "Heart speaks to Heart" we explore, believe and reach out inclusively to make Jesus Christ present to all who share their journey with us.