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Archive for August 2019

15th  Annual Golf Tournament

Our annual golf tournament will be held on Monday, September 30, at the Whitney Farms Country Club in Monroe The cost is $175.00 per golfer and includes the use of the putting green and driving range (beginning at 9 a.m.), golf and cart, lunch, cocktails, and dinner. Registration brochures are available at the entrances to…

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Shepherds Mentoring Program

Mentoring

Shepherds, an 18-year-old Fairfield County non-profit that provides tuition support and adult mentors to underserved, at-risk Bridgeport area high school students, is looking for adult mentors for ten young men and women entering Kolbe Cathedral High School this September. Please see the flyers provided in the back of the Church, or feel free to contact…

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Malta House Request for Furniture & Gardening Help

Pregnant Woman

Malta House is the only home for pregnant women above the age of 18 in Fairfield County, and one of a limited number of programs for young homeless mothers and their babies. Donations of furniture are needed. Contact Jasmine Noel at Jnoel@maltahouse.org. Also, there is a need for gardening help. Contact Natalie Schanne at Nschanne@maltahouse.org.

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Caroline House Mission

Caroline House

Caroline House works to enable women and children to reach the fullness of their potential through education in English language and life skills. CH offers classes, tutoring, on-site preschool, and placement testing. Classes begin in September. Please direct people in need of these services to www.thecarolinehouse.org or call 203-334-0640.

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Centering Prayer Invitation

Prayer

Centering Prayer is a simple and powerful way to access a deeper relationship with God which expands one’s receptivity to the presence and activity of God in one’s life. In response to an interest in Centering Prayer identified by participants at the last Women’s Day of Reflection, St. Anthony’s has provided the opportunity for those…

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Gearing Up

Religious Education

Dear Parishioners, As we face the waning days of summer, there are a few housekeeping items to consider. The first concerns our annual picnic, held on July 14. We have not received all the invoices yet, but it appears that we were able to raise in excess of $30,000! What a tribute that is to…

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Social Justice & Charitable Works Fair

Social Justice

During the past three years, many groups and agencies have contacted St. Anthony’s looking for volunteers to address various issues of social justice and/or participate in charitable works. Likewise, many parishioners have been searching for meaningful ways to live their faith. The Conference of Catholic Bishops calls this impulse to serve others “the two feet…

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Educate a Woman..Educate a Family!

Mercy Learning Center

The Mercy Learning Center (637 Park Avenue, Bridgeport) seeks volunteer tutors to teach English Language Learners as well as adult basic reading and math. Groups are small. Tutors and students meet twice a week for two-hour sessions. A one-day training session is required. Teaching experience is not necessary. Upcoming training sessions are scheduled for Monday,…

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15th  Annual Golf Tournament

Our annual golf tournament will be held on Monday, September 30, at the Whitney Farms Country Club in Monroe The cost is $175.00 per golfer and includes the use of the putting green and driving range (beginning at 9 a.m.), golf and cart, lunch, cocktails, and dinner. Registration brochures are available at the entrances to…

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The Religious Life

The Dominican Sisters of Peace invite single Catholic women, ages 18 to 45 to their “Come and See” retreat, September 13-15.  For more information, go to https://oppeace.org/

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Offertory gifts

 If you and your family would like to bring up the bread and wine in the offertory procession during Mass, just let one of the ushers know before Mass begins. This may be a special way to participate especially if a loved one is being remembered at a particular Mass.

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Support the hungry

The Hunger Site

Support the hungry – help the poor and the hungry by clicking everyday on the following: thehungersite.greatergood.com

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