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St. Joseph High School Family Fest Oct. 28th

October 21, 2012

St. Joseph High School Family Fest—will be held Sunday, October 28, from 1-5pm. Music, dancing and entertainment for the whole family! Activities and games for the entire family. Admission is $7 for adults; $5 for children 12 and under; 4 and under are free. Register at www.sjcadets.org or 203-378-9378 x444.

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THANK YOU!!!!!!

October 20, 2012

To Kathy Carbonella, Chair, and to all who contributed in any way to the “Broadway in the Basement” evening last Saturday – from the cleaning and preparation of the stage, to the creation and schlepping of sauces, to the handling of reservations, to the managing of the lights, sound system and talent…and to anyone who…

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St. Augustine Medal Recipient

October 20, 2012

Each year the diocese holds a special ceremony at the Cathedral at which volunteers from each of the parishes are honored with the St. Augustine Medal of Honor, in recognition of their service to their particular parish. This year, we are so pleased to report that Tom Meyers is our recipient. Tom is an integral…

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Bake Sale on Oct. 20th & 21st

October 13, 2012

Baked goods will be available for purchase following all Masses on October 20-21. The sales will support three of our high school parishioners who are traveling to Guyana to build a community center with Builders Beyond Borders . This year Builders Beyond Borders is partnering with Food For the Poor to help the community of…

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Open A Window

October 13, 2012

Dear Parishioners, If you were at the 10am Mass last Sunday, you heard Eleanor’s wonderful comments on Pope John XXIII and the opening of the Second Vatican Council, the 50th Anniversary of which was celebrated last Thursday. She mentioned how the Pope spoke about “opening a window” to let some fresh air into the Church,…

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Music for an Autumn Afternoon Oct. 28th

October 13, 2012

Old Friends Music for an Autumn Afternoon featuring the St. Anthony’s Quartet, musicians playing flute, viola, violin and cello, who have enhanced our liturgies during Christmas and Holy Week for many years. Please join us for an hour-long concert of classical favorites on Sunday, October 28 at 5pm in the church. A wine and cheese…

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Concert Oct. 26th to Benefit Caroline House

October 13, 2012

Vanessa Perez, international concert pianist, will play to benefit the students of Caroline House. The concert will take place at St. Luke’s Church in Westport on Friday, October 26 at 7:30pm. Tickets are $65 for the concert and dessert reception. All tickets can be purchased at the Caroline House website www.thecarolinehouse.org or by calling Caroline…

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The Rites of Christian Initiation (RCIA)

October 13, 2012

The Rites of Christian Initiation for Adults (RCIA) is the process through which a person becomes a member of the Catholic Church. The beginning of the process consists of a series of informal meetings at which someone can “inquire” a bit more about our faith. The RCIA process is specifically for those who have not…

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Men's Group Meets Nov. 5th

October 7, 2012

Join us on Monday, November 5, for a discussion group meeting in the rectory at 7:30pm. We will be discussing the Introduction and Chapter 1 of the book Falling Upward: A Spirituality for the Two and Halves of Life by Richard Rohr. Please pick up a copy in the sacristy. All gentlemen are welcome!

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This Church Rocks!

October 7, 2012

Dear Parishioners, Someone handed me a note after Mass early last summer and I’ve been keeping it to share with you this weekend. It’s a note that I treasure and I think you will too. I saved it until now because this is our unofficial “Welcome Back Sunday,” when Religious Education classes begin again, families…

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Golf Tournament

October 6, 2012

The 8th Annual St. Anthony’s Golf Tournament, held last week, was a great success. The wonderful weather and sense of community helped to make the day a perfect one. We are pleased to note that we made a net profit of $28,000 and so are able to donate $7,000 (25%) to the good works being…

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Seasonal Music Series on Oct. 28th

October 6, 2012

Our autumnal music offering features our very own St. Anthony’s Quartet, who have enhanced our liturgies during Christmas and Holy Week. Please join us for an hour-long concert of classical favorites on Sunday, October 28 at 5:00pm in the church. The featured instruments include the flute, viola, violin and cello. A wine and cheese reception…

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