The weekly Masses in Spanish in Waterville will return on Sunday, March 14, after having been temporarily suspended in early February. The Masses will be held at 12:15 p.m. Sundays at Notre Dame Church, 116 Silver St. in Waterville. Masses also will return at 8 a.m. Sundays at St. Teresa Church, 425 South Main St. in Brewer, according to a news release from Dave Guthro, communications director, Roman Catholic Diocese of Portland.

Masses in Spanish also will continue to be available at 12:30 p.m. every Sunday at Sacred Heart Church, 65 Mellen St. in Portland; at 6 p.m. every Saturday at the Basilica of Ss. Peter & Paul, 122 Ash St. in Lewiston, and livestreamed at; and at 5 p.m. on the second and fourth Sunday of each month at Holy Family Church, 66 North Ave., Sanford. Sanford Masses are live-streamed as well.

Funded largely by the annual Catholic Appeal, the Office of Hispanic Ministry assists the Hispanic community living and working in Maine by offering sacramental preparation, including marriage and baptismal preparation; faith formation for adults and children; education on social service support in the state; and help to individuals and families in becoming more involved in parish life. Sacred Heart/St. Dominic Parish is the home for Hispanic Ministry for the Greater Portland area. The parish’s food pantry distributes close to 3,000 pounds of food each week.

If you or someone you know might benefit from the services of the Office of Hispanic Ministry, call Fr. Michael Sevigny, OFM Cap., at 207-777-1200 or José Lopéz at 207-653-5609. You can also visit the office’s Facebook page.