Announcement regarding weekday & weekend masses and confessions
We're happy to announce that our churches are now opened on weekdays and weekends with the following mass and confession schedule:
St. Margaret Mary: Mass on Mondays thru Thursdays at 8am, Saturdays at 4pm, and Sundays at 11am. Confessions on Wednesdays at 6-7pm.
St. Francis of Assisi: Mass on Sundays at 9am. Confessions on Mondays thru Thursdays at 8:30am temporarily cancelled.
Due to state sanitizing requirements and time constraints, there will be no 7:30 am Mass at St. Francis of Assisi until further notice. There will be a limit of 100 socially distanced parishioners at St. Margaret Mary church and 66 socially distanced parishioners at St. Francis of Assisi church. The wearing of a mask is required.
Refer to the videos below for additional details and guidelines to follow if you are considering attending mass in person.
You can also click HERE for more information about returning from the Arch Diocese of Hartford.
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Out of concern for the health and wellbeing of our parish family, the following St. Junípero Serra Parish events have been cancelled:
Shelter Sandwich Making: Our monthly sandwich making for ImmaCare (formerly Immaculate Shelter) has been temporarily suspended due to the Covid pandemic. The shelter Outreach Coordinator is taking bags that include healthy snacks, fruit drinks, protein bars, etc out to the homeless until our ministry resumes. The church continues to financially support our providing those food items and we are delivering them the second Monday of each month. If you would like to donate any items please leave them in the vestibule at St. Francis Church and label "sandwich making". If you have any questions please contact Sally Alubicki at 860-989-5398.
Bingo on Tuesdays and Fridays will be closed for the foreseeable future
Simple Suppers, “Sunday’s Coming!”, and Stations of the Cross
Divine Mercy Cenacle Meetings
A television Mass is broadcast seven days a week at 10:00 AM on WCCT-TV (WB20) and WCTX-TV (MyTV9). It can also be viewed Saturday and Sunday at 5:00 AM on WCCT-TV. The Mass from ORTV can also be found streaming live at these times on http://www.ortv.org/streaming/streaming.htm.
Archbishop's Annual Appeal 2020
St. Junípero Serra supports the Starfish Program in Ecuador
Parish Priorities 2019 through 2021
Establish an Integrated Ministry of Youth
Create a Children's and Youth Engaged Mass and Worship Experience
Augment our Liturgical Ministries: Ushers, Readers, Servers, Eucharistic Ministries
Create a Faith Formation Steering Advisory Committee
Develop and Implement a Communications Position on the Parish Staff