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Operation Hope Dinners

November 1, 2019

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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ONLY A SHORT TIME LEFT….

November 1, 2019

….to reserve your space for acclaimed Catholic leader Chris Lowney’s presentation of “EVERYONE LEADS: How to Revitalize the Catholic Church.” The program will take place in the Parish Hall from 9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. on Saturday, November 16. Please register this week by calling the parish office at 203-259-0358 or by emailing: Office@stanthonyffld.org. Admission…

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Annual Catholic Relief Services Fair Trade Sale!

November 1, 2019

Members of our parish will host the annual CRS Fair Trade Crafts sale in the church hall on the weekend of November 30/December 1 after each Mass. The sale of these beautiful crafts helps sustain the artisans, many of whom are refugees from developing countries.  This is a great opportunity to purchase some thoughtful and…

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Sister Simone Campbell Presents “Power in the Church”

November 1, 2019

Fairfield University’s Center for Catholic Studies Presents—Power in the Church by Sister Simone Campbell, Executive Director of NETWORK. Wednesday, November 6, 2019; 7:30 p.m.; Dolan School of Business Event Hall, Room L01. The event is free and open to the public

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Prayer Shawl Ministry to Meet on November 9th

November 1, 2019

All who knit or crochet or would like to learn are invited to meet and create shawls for the ill or bereaved. Meetings are on the second Saturday of the month (November 9) in the Community Room in the school  

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Sister Helen Prejean to Present November 7th

November 1, 2019

Sister Helen Prejean known around the world for her tireless work against the death penalty will present on Thursday, November 7, at 7:00 p.m. at SHU University Commons. Open to the public.

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Let’s All Chip In

November 1, 2019

Dear Parishioners, As you all know by now, the parish has been engaged in a capital campaign, We Stand With Christ. The results have been astounding! 281 families have contributed thus far, and we are approaching our goal. We are so grateful to all who have made donations! The participation rate, however, is lagging behind…

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Men’s Discussion Group Meets on October 11th

November 1, 2019

PLEASE NOTE: The men’s group now meets on the second Monday of the month at 7:30 p.m. (November 11th). Meetings take place in the Community Room in the school building. The discussion of Henri Nouwen’s book will continue. All men are welcome. .

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Fr. Michael Callaghan, C.O.

October 29, 2019

Last Saturday evening, October 19, Fr. Michael Callaghan of the Brooklyn Oratory, was installed as the pastor of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary Parish in Brooklyn. The installation was celebrated by The Most Reverend James Massa, an Auxiliary Bishop of the Diocese of Brooklyn. You remember that Fr. Michael was such a wonderful…

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Awakening the Brain

October 29, 2019

Awakening the Brain, by Charlotte A. Tomaino, Ph.D. The author offers a unique perspective as a clinical neuropsychologist and a person of deep spirituality. The book explores increasing our consciousness of how the brain works so we become more open to receiving grace and intentionally create the lives we want. We will meet on November…

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Save the Date! Nov. 16th

October 29, 2019

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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Centering Prayer Invitation

October 29, 2019

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. If you have an interest in developing a contemplative meditation practice, you are invited to explore centering prayer with St. Anthony’s Centering Prayer Group on Wednesdays,…

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