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Archive for September 2019

Religious Education Classes Begin October 6th

Religious Education

St. Anthony’s Religious Education classes begin on Sunday, October 6. Gr. 1-5 meet 8:45 to 9:45 and older grades meet 11:00 to 12:00. Classes for the 2019 Confirmation can- didates also begin that day, 11:00 to 12:00

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Save the Date! Nov. 16th

Nationally renowned and award-winning Catholic author Chris Lowney will offer a program at St. Anthony’s on Saturday, November 16, 9:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. in the Parish Hall. Drawing on decades of leadership experience, this former Jesuit seminarian-turned- international-business-executive will examine the challenges facing the global Catholic Church and will outline strategies that clerical and…

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lgnatian Spirituality For Today

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lgnatian Spirituality For Today– The program  is based on the life and teachings of St. Ignatius of Loyola and includes lectures, faith sharing, and a week of directed prayer. Begins on October 5; concludes in March. A donation of $150 is re- quested. Space is limited to 24. For more information or to register, contact…

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Open House at Fairfield Prep

Fairfield Prep Open House

Sunday, October 6, 2019, 2:00—4:00 p.m. Fairfield Prep invites seventh- and eighth- grade boys and their families to the Open House to meet faculty, administrators, and students to learn more about what Fairfield Prep has to offer. For directions to Prep and to create your online Prep Admissions Account, visit www.fairfieldprep.org and click on Admissions.

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Centering Prayer Invitation

Prayer

Centering Prayer is a simple and powerful way to access a deeper relation- ship with God which expands one’s receptivity to the presence and activity of God in one’s life. If you have an interest in developing a contemplative meditation practice as part of your spiritual development, you are invited to join and explore centering…

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Lauralton Hall Open House October 6, 2019

Sunday, October 6, 1:00— 3:00 p.m.; 200 High Street, Milford, CT. Talk with students; ask faculty about curriculum/course offerings; observe play rehearsal and view student artwork; learn about clubs and organizations including LH’s engineering team—twice the winner of the Sikorsky STEM Challenge (the only all-girl team in the competition). View details: www.Lauraltonhall.org/visit.

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Two Fairfield University Center for Catholic Studies Presentations

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Fairfield U Center for Catholic Studies Presents: The Anne Drummey O’Callaghan Lecture on Women in the Church: “Carriers of Catholicism: Agents of a Future Church,” presented by Tricia Bruce, U of Notre Dame; Wednesday, October 2, 2019; 5:00 p.m. in the new Dolan School of Business Event Hall, Room L01. Also ~~~~ “Sexuality and Prayer:…

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Youth Group Meeting on October 7th

Youth Group meeting! Monday, October 7, 2019 Topic: Reasons to Join 7:00 – 8:30 p.m. in the Church Meeting Room All high school youth are welcome; Pizza and refreshments will be served. The evening will include opportunities for creativity, fun, great discussion, and good works. RSVP to Hhpai- san@optonline.net.

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Becoming More Aware

Dear Parishioners, Last weekend the parish hosted The Social Justice and Charitable Works Fair in the parish hall following all the Masses. Representatives of many organizations with which our parishioners are associated came together to raise awareness about local and global needs and concerns. One of the issues highlighted by the fair was that of…

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Operation Hope Dinners

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Operation Hope is grateful for St. Anthony’s continued support (our parish provides dinner on the last Thursday of each month). If you are interested in providing a meal/part of a meal, please contact Joann DeMaso at Jnd6@optonline.net for more information.

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Secular Franciscan Profession

Come and see…if you are being called to a vocation as a Secular Franciscan! Please join the Holy Spirit Fraternity on Saturdays (Oct. 19; Nov. 16; and Dec. 14) for Mass at 9:30 a.m. in the church followed by a gathering in the church hall. There is a brochure on the Secular Franciscans in the…

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