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Gift Card Sale

Posted on February 01, 2023 in: General News

Gift Card Sale
February 4th & 5th after all Masses at Both Churches Pick up: February 11th & 12th Visit www.raiseright.com/brands to see all the gift cards available for purchase. Proceeds help support our parish Haiti Mission. Any questions, email: giftcards@cath-comm.org  

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Ministry Meetings

Posted on January 31, 2023 in: General News

Ministry Meetings
St. Bernard Women’s Guild Meeting Tuesday, February 7th - 6:00pm in th eSt. Bernard Church Hall Bring your favorite pie for dessert and fellowship To sign up for dessert send an email to: St.BernardWomen’sGuild@cath-comm.org   Frosty Village Bazaar Wrap up/P...

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Youth of the Year Award

Posted on January 30, 2023 in: General News

Youth of the Year Award
The Knights of Columbus councils 4122 and 6626 are seeking nominations for the Youth of the Year Award. Individuals 18 years old and younger will be considered for this award. Strong applicants who are involved with their parish community and their community are encouraged to apply. Applicants have ...

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Welcome Fr. Steve!

Posted on January 26, 2023 in: General News

Welcome Fr. Steve!
Fr. Steve Gulino will be joining our parish family as a Parochial Vicar, effective February 2nd. Many of you have already met him when he filled in for us at Mass over the past few months. He is very excited and happy to be assigned to us. Fr Larry will also continue being our Parochial Vicar&nbs...

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BSP Youth Ministry - Clairvaux House Dinner & Living Stations of the Cross
Living Stations of the Cross The BSP Youth Ministry will present Living Stations of the Cross on Good Friday, April 7th at 7pm. Teens in grades 7-12 are invited to participate. There are many ways that you can help with the presentation. We need actors, readers, lighting people and more. This ...

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First Friday Eucharist Adoration

Posted on January 23, 2023 in: General News

First Friday Eucharist Adoration
Please join us for our next First Friday Adoration Friday, February 3rd 3:00pm - 7:00pm St. Bernard Church We will gather to adore our Lord Jesus in the Blessed Sacrament. This is a great opportunity for peaceful reflection, personal prayer or just relaxing in Jesus’ presence,...

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Small Christian Communities

Posted on January 22, 2023 in: General News

Small Christian Communities
Small Christian Communities (SCC) are small groups of parishioners who gather regularly for prayer and reflection.  These groups are called Small Christian Communities because they come together to reflect on the scriptures for a coming Sunday Mass using a process which connects our faith life ...

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K of C Council #6626 Breakfast & St. Matthew Women's Guild Bake Sale
The Knights of Columbus Council #6626  will host a breakfast Sunday, February 5th after both Masses in the St. Matthew Church Hall Menu Items: Scrambled Eggs Bacon Breakfast Potatoes Toast Coffee/Tea Juice Price:  $7 per person / $5 Children (under 12...

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Palms to Ashes

Posted on January 20, 2023 in: General News

Palms to Ashes
If you have blessed palms at home, please bring them to either St. Bernard or St. Matthew by Monday, February 20th so they may be burned for Ash Wednesday (February 22nd). At St. Bernard containers will be left in the vestibules At St. Matthew a container will be left at the entrance to the ...

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Vacation Bible School 2023

Posted on January 19, 2023 in: General News

Vacation Bible School 2023
Save the Date July 17th—21st St. Matthew Campus Mark your calendars for Vacation Bible School 2023. We hope to see many new and returning faces for another week of faith and fun.  

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Baptism Preparation Classes

Posted on January 15, 2023 in: General News

Baptism Preparation Classes
Classes for registered parents who wish to have their child(ren) baptized are scheduled for: Wednesday, February 8 Wednesday, March 8 Wednesday, April 5 Wednesday, May 10 Wednesday, June 14 Wednesday, August 9 Wednesday, September 13 Wednesday, October 11 Wednesd...

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Catechism Chats

Posted on January 14, 2023 in: General News

Catechism Chats
Click here to find out more about this new opportunity   

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Fr. Rick's 25 Years of Priesthood  Celebration
Save the Date Friday, June 9, 2023 St. Bernard Church Hall Open House 4:00-6:00 (Sponsored by Pastoral Council)  

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Blessed Sacrament Parish Lenten Retreat
Save these evenings:  March 5 & 6 More information coming soon!

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Blessed Sacrament Parish Young Adult Ministry Book Club
We invite young adults to join us for our first book club as we read Made for Love by Fr. Michael Schmitz. This book covers the teachings of the Catholic Church on same-sex attraction and how we can approach this issue with true compassion. Gather with us to discuss Fr. Mike’s message and shar...

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Online Giving & Text Giving

Posted on January 05, 2023 in: General News

Online Giving & Text Giving
Did you know—you can support Blessed Sacrament Parish by donating online or on your cellphone. To use our text to give option, text the word “give” to 860-300-3737. You will be sent a link to our online giving portal where you can complete your donation. To sign up for a one ...

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Knights of Columbus Assembly 2190 - UConn Basketball Tickets Sale
Mon. 2/27 7:00 pm UConn Women vs. Xavier at Gampel Pavilion Sec 211 $20/ticket Wed. 3/1 7:00 pm UConn Men vs. DEPAUL at XL Center Sec 200s $25/ticket $40 Special pricing if you purchase tickets for BOTH games 30 tickets a...

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Our Bulletin is Available Online

Posted on December 24, 2022 in: General News

Our Bulletin is Available Online
You can view our bulletin on our website (click here). Or you can sign up to have our publisher email our bulletin to you. To sign up: Click here to go to our parishes section on our bulletin publisher’s website Click on the Subscribe button (in the Recent Publications section) Enter...

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Mass & Sanctuary Lamp Intentions

Posted on December 15, 2022 in: General News

Mass & Sanctuary Lamp Intentions
In addition to Mass Intentions, both of our Churches have a Sanctuary Lamp that is available to memorialize a loved one or for a special intention. When requested, the intention will be printed in the bulletin and the lamp will burn for a week. To reserve a Mass or Sanctuary Lamp, call: For St...

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Reflections from the Marketplace

Posted on December 09, 2022 in: General News

Reflections from the Marketplace
Check out Deacon Ron’s reflection about the upcoming weekend scripture readings. They are posted weekly on our website. Click here to read themhttps://blessedsacramentct.org/Spirituality/Personal-Prayer/Praying-at-home

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Children’s Missalettes Available
A parishioner has donated copies of the booklet "The Mass for Children" to our parish for use in the pews during Mass. Please feel free to use a copy for your child to look at during Mass, and kindly return the book before leaving Church. We hope our parish children can enjoy followi...

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Blessed Sacrament Catholic Parish Prayer Network
To request prayers or join the Prayer Network, email: prayer@cath-comm.org or call the parish office at (860) 875-0753 Ext 1.  

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