149 South Pine Creek Road, Fairfield, CT

Archive for April 2012

The Power to Reunite and Reconcile

Dear Parishioners, When you walk into a wake wearing a Roman collar, there’s something you have to get used to, something they don’t warn you about in the seminary. I mean the people who, as soon as they see you, desperately try to evacuate the area like it’s a hot Haz-Mat Zone. Sometimes. you can…

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The Value Of Belonging

Dear Parishioners, I don’t know about you, but I am still floating! Our parish’s celebrations of the Sacred Triduum – Holy Thursday, Good Friday, and the Easter Vigil – as well as the Masses on Easter Sunday, have left me in awe…they were beautifully celebrated and received. The details were attended to, the congregation was…

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Notre Dame High School Spring Open House

On Sunday, April 29 at 2pm, Notre Dame High School in Fairfield will host a Spring Open House for prospective stu- dents (6th, 7th, or 8th grade students or transfer students) and their families. Current 7th grade students are invited to “shadow” a Notre Dame freshman for a day (April 30-May 24). Current 7th graders…

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Special Thanks to All Holy Week Volunteers

Dear Parishioners, If you’ve ever looked at the inside workings of a wristwatch, you know how tiny some of the springs and gears are. Yet, if even one of them is missing or broken or not doing its job, the watch as a whole cannot function. That’s what it was like around here last week…

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Decorating Volunteers Needed

Ever notice how beautiful the church looks during the weeks of the Easter season (now through June 3)? Maintaining an atmosphere that enhances the celebration of the Resurrection is a big job. It requires time, attention, and many ideas. We are looking to expand this committee. All those interested (first-timers and veterans) are invited to…

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Jewelry for the picnic

It’s that time of year again, to collect old/new/broken jewelry for the annual picnic, and we need whatever you might have to give. Please enclose your name and phone number with your donation so anything valuable can be returned to you. To donate, either call Mary Anne Sulik at 203-877-6573 for a pickup or drop…

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