March 2020 archive of COVID-19 Blog Entries

March 2020 archive of COVID-19 Blog Entries

Homily for Tuesday of the Fifth Week of Lent

Posted by Rev. James T. Gregory on 3/31/20

The readings for today's homily can be found here.

The Moon, Venus and Peepers

Posted by Rev. James T. Gregory on 3/30/20

This video was taken of the early evening sky looking west over the Manville Glacial Kettle on Friday, March 27, 2020. One can see the planet Venus in the center of the shot and the Moon at 9% waxing crescent slightly below it. One can also hear the spring ... Read More »

Popes' Special Urbi et Orbi Blessing

Posted by Rev. James T. Gregory on 3/29/20

Pope’s special Urbi et Orbi blessing: ‘God turns everything to our good’ Pope Francis delivers an extraordinary blessing “To the City and to the World” on Friday to pray for an end to the Covid-19 coronavirus pandemic. In his meditation, the Pope reflects on Jesus’ words to His disciples: ... Read More »

A Hymn Ave Maria

Posted by Rev. James T. Gregory on 3/25/20

A Homily for the Annunciation of the Lord

Posted by Rev. James T. Gregory on 3/25/20

The scripture readings for the Solemnity of the Annunciation can be found here.

Closures Extended through April 30

Posted by Rev. James T. Gregory on 3/24/20

In light of continued uncertainty regarding the extent and duration of the coronavirus in the state of Connecticut and throughout the Archdiocese of Hartford, the cancellation of public Masses and liturgies in the churches of the Archdiocese (the counties of Hartford, Litchfield, and New Haven) that was originally mandated ... Read More »

A Hymn Blessed Are They

Posted by Rev. James T. Gregory on 3/24/20

A Homily for John 5:1-16

Posted by Rev. James T. Gregory on 3/24/20

Stay Healthy. Stay Holy.

Posted by Rev. James T. Gregory on 3/23/20

These are the links mentioned in the video message: cdc.gov/coronavirus ct.gov/coronavirus archdioceseofhartford/coronavirus Jesus Heals the Man Born Blind Jesus Raises Lazarus The office phone is (203) 263-2008 with these extensions: Mary in the Main Office 10    Father Jim 12     Carol Moriarty 11     Donald Banks 17 Parish Facebook

Alpha

Posted by Rev. James T. Gregory on 3/23/20

We are disappointed to have to postpone our upcoming Alpha sessions. In the hope that the spread of the Covid-19 virus will dissipate, we are tentatively planning to continue running Alpha beginning Wednesday, April 15 and ending June 17.  As we move closer to April 15, we will either ... Read More »

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