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Preparing for Advent

Posted by Lisa Reed

We are pleased to provide for our families an Advent brochure to help prepare for Advent, titled Prepare the Way! Advent Prayers and Customs. Celebrating Advent involves spending time in spiritual preparation for the coming of Jesus Christ at Christmas, which typically involves a season of prayer, fasting, and ... Read More »

Christmas Flowers in Memoriam

Posted by Lisa Reed

Christmas Flowers in Memoriam Remember your loved ones during this Christmas season in a very special way by making a Christmas Flower donation in their name. A memorial list will be displayed in our parish bulletin during the Christmas season. Please use the envelope provided in your envelope packet ... Read More »

Seminarian Christmas Gift Card Program

Posted by Lisa Reed

We are very pleased to participate this year in the Seminarian Christmas Gift Card Program, a lay initiative to provide seminarians with a Christmas card containing a gift card along with words of encouragement. There are 24 envelopes, each one containing a seminarian’s name in the church vestibule in ... Read More »

2019 Saint Augustine Medal Recipient

Posted by Lisa Reed

Saint Augustine Medal Honorees are recognized for their volunteer service to parishes, schools and charities throughout Fairfield County. Addressing the medal award recipients, Bishop Caggiano stated: “You have been a force of unity and acceptance...you have been the agent to give life abundantly...I am very grateful, in light of ... Read More »

Veterans Day 2019

Posted by Lisa Reed

VETERANS DAY, 2019, a day when we proudly have the privilege and honor to say "thank you" to all who have served in the Armed Forces of the United States of America. The actual day of celebration and remembrance is at the 11th hour of the 11th day of ... Read More »

Book of Remembrance

Posted by Lisa Reed

A Book of Remembrance with the names of all whose funerals were held here during the past year (November 1, 2018 to November 1, 2019) will be placed in our sanctuary during the month of November. Please remember the souls of our faithful departed in your prayers.

Happy Halloween!! Safety tips from the Parish Nurse's Corner

Posted by Lisa Reed

Halloween Safety tips from the Parish Nurse's Corner

1. Young children should be accompanied by an adult.

2. Older kids should carry a cell phone and go in a group.

3.Plan a safe route and stick to it.

4.Set a curfew and explain the consequences of disregarding it.

5.Instruct ... Read More »

From The Pastor. Sick and Homebound Visitation Hospital Visitations

Posted by Lisa Reed

Sick and Homebound Visitation Hospital Visitations We are a parish family. The priests, deacon and laity who bring Holy Communion are delighted to share with you the Body of Christ. If one of the priests visits, he can also share Sacramental Absolution and the Sacrament of the Anointing of ... Read More »

Off the Streets

Posted by Lisa Reed

The Greater Bridgeport area chapter of Off the Streets (OTS), begun by Deacon Kevin Moore is presently looking for an individual(s) to administer the chapter. OTS helps homeless people get into apartments by providing security deposits and some basic furniture and living needs. The administrator oversees committee operations, coordinates ... Read More »

Annual Great Thanksgiving Project

Posted by Lisa Reed

Every year the Bridgeport Rescue Mission gives away full Thanksgiving meals to people in need in Fairfield County. Their annual Great Thanksgiving Project has helped more than 3,200 children and families with a delicious holiday meal. Our parish has committed to collecting 500 cans (CANS ONLY, NO GLASS) of ... Read More »