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Events

Church of the Blessed Sacrament

World Day of Prayer for the Sick

January 23, 2020

February 9—All, especially the sick, the frail, and the handicapped, are invited to celebrate the Feast of our Lady of Lourdes and World Day of Prayer for the Sick. The Sacrament of the Sick will be offered. Refreshments will follow. Welcome begins at 11:15 a.m. Followed by Mass at 11:30. Blessed Sacrament Church, 275 Union…

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Fairfield University, Catholic Studies

January 23, 2020

The 2020 Bellarmine Lecture will be offered on Wednesday, February 19, at 7:30 pm, by Rev. William Clark, S.J. of the Religious Studies Faculty at The College of the Holy Cross. The topic will be “Going to Church: Can Catholic Parishes Rise Again?” The event will be held at the New Dolan School of Business…

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A Matter of Balance Course

January 23, 2020

Thursdays, 10 a.m. – 12 noon, January 30 through March 26 (no class on March 12). Do you have concerns about falling? Many older adults restrict their activities out of fear of falling. “A Matter of Balance” is an award-winning program designed to manage falls and increase activity levels. This program emphasizes practical strategies to…

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Mercy Learning Center

Educate a Woman..Educate a Family!

January 23, 2020

Mercy Learning Center (637 Park Avenue, Bridgeport) provides basic literacy and life-skills training to low-income women in the Greater Bridgeport area. Tutors are needed. Experience is not necessary to be a tutor. The tutor training date is Friday, January 24; 9:00 to 3:00; lunch is provided. Contact Lynn Gabriel, Tutor Coordinator at 203-334-6699 or at…

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Prayer

Centering Prayer Invitation

January 23, 2020

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. Develop a contemplative meditation practice by exploring centering prayer with St. Anthony’s Centering Prayer Group; Wednesdays, 9:00-11:00 a.m. Contact the parish office (203-259-0358 or office@stanthonyffld.org).

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St. Thomas Aquinas School

January 23, 2020

Families are invited to tour St. Thomas Aquinas School (1719 Post Road, Fairfield) on Sunday, January 26, 10 a.m. to noon. It is fully accredited by New England Association of Schools and Colleges. For more information contact Barbara Turner, Director of Admissions at 203-255-0556 ext. 225 or at Barbara.turner@stasonline.net.

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St. Anthony’s Adult Choir

January 23, 2020

Love to sing?  See Frank Macari after Mass to talk about joining the choir. Practice is on Thursday evenings at 7:30.

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Youth Group Meeting on January 27th

January 23, 2020

Monday, January 27, 2020; 7 p.m.—8:30 p.m. Church Meeting Room Topic: Lights, Camera, Action! 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 o Hhpaisan@optonline.net.

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Prayer

Centering Prayer Invitation

January 15, 2020

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. Develop a contemplative meditation practice by exploring centering prayer with St. Anthony’s Centering Prayer Group; Wednesdays, 9:00-11:00 a.m. Contact the parish office (203-259-0358 or office@stanthonyffld.org).

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St. Louis Jesuits

Coming Home Concert with St. Louis Jesuits (Tim Manion, Roc O’Connor, S.J., and Dan Schutte)

January 15, 2020

February 16, 2020, 4:00 p.m. Tim, Roc, and Dan will offer a taste of their Coming Home concert—a sold-out performance presented in St. Louis. The Fairfield concert will be presented in partnership with St. Anthony of Padua Church to support Fairfield University’s Murphy Center for Ignatian Spirituality. The choir and musicians from St. Anthony’s under…

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Mercy Learning Center

Educate a Woman..Educate a Family!

January 15, 2020

Mercy Learning Center (637 Park Avenue, Bridgeport) provides basic literacy and life-skills training to low-income women in the Greater Bridgeport area. Tutors are needed. Experience is not necessary to be a tutor. The tutor training date is Friday, January 24; 9:00 to 3:00; lunch is provided. Contact Lynn Gabriel, Tutor Coordinator at 203-334-6699 or at…

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Caring for the Patient as well as the Caregiver

January 15, 2020

The Family Caregivers Support Group presents Carol Galloway, PT, MSPT at a special free event on Wednesday, January 15, from 10:15 – 11:15 am. Carol is the Director of Physical Therapy and Sports Medicine Rehabilitation Associates of Fairfield and Shelton. This support group is supported by a generous grant from SWCAA (Southwest Area Agency on…

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