Holy Day Mass Schedule
All Saints Holy Day
Thursday, November 1st
12:10 & 6:00 pm Masses
Friday, November 2nd
12:10 pm Mass
Materials Related to the Recent Abuse Scandal
Recent news reports have caused us to focus on the past abuses and their prevention in the future. Below are several documents that deal with recent revelations, actions that were taken since 2002, and proposals for further action. Below are several documents pertaining to our Archdiocese, the Catholic Church in America, and the Church worldwide.
Letters from Archbishop Blair and the Archdiocese of Hartford:
Letter from Archbishop Leonard P. Blair, dated August 22nd
Letter from Kathleen D. Nowosadko, Director of Safe Environment and Victim Assistance
Letter from Archbishop Blair, dated August 14th, in English
Archbishop Blair’s televised interviews:
Fox 61: Hartford Archdiocese speaks out after Pope claims: ‘We abandoned the little ones’
WFSB: Archbishop of Hartford speaks out after Pennsylvania abuse allegations
Other important materials to share with your friends, family, and parishioners:
Pope Francis’ Letter to the People of God
Statement from Cardinal DiNardo, President of USCCB
Holding on to Hope: A Reflection on Clerical Abuse in the Church by Fr. Matt Gworek
On September 19, the Administrative Committee of the USCCB released a statement including action steps that will be taken to address sexual abuse problems in the Church. Archbishop Blair has offered his support for these and forthcoming initiatives to help heal the wounds inflicted and to prevent future instances of abuse.
We pray for guidance and healing at this tumultuous time.
Eagle Scout Project
Original Plan for the Eagle Scout Project- to clean up the Mary Garden with new plants, walkway, & benches.
The prospective eagle scout oversees, fundraising, organization of labor, purchasing of product, & implementation of final concept.
Eagle Scout project is underway and almost complete.
Benches are on order.
It's beautiful. Great Job!
Reflections on Scripture
Posted in Up Coming Events on 09/27/18
POPE NAMES FR. JUAN MIGUEL BETANCOURT TORRES AUXILIARY BISHOP FOR ARCHDIOCESE OF HARTFORD
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Posted in Up Coming Events on 09/26/18
Our Lady of Fatima Craft Fair Date: Saturday, November 10 Time: 9:00am to 3:00pm ... Read More »
Posted in Up Coming Events on 09/17/18
The 19th Annual Respect Life Conference @ Holy Angels Campus, 585 Main St., S. ... Read More »
Weekdays - Monday & Tuesday 8:00 am (in the Chapel),
Wednesday 12:10 pm & Thursday 8:00 am (in the Church)
Holy Day- 12:10 p.m. and 6:00 p.m.
Adoration - Second Thursday of each month 3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Sacrament of Baptism - 2nd Sunday of the month following the 10:30 a.m. Mass by appointment
Sacrament of Reconciliation (confessions)
Saturdays: 2:30 p.m. - 3:30 pm
Father will be present for the entire hour
Religious Education Office Hours:
M-F 9am-2pm and by appointment