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2021 Diocese of Bridgeport Annual Catholic Appeal

March 16, 2021

2021 Diocese of Bridgeport Annual Catholic Appeal—is now underway. Named “Arise,” based on Lord’s words to Lazarus, the bishop invites us all to “arise from the darkness” of the pandemic and “seek new life” in Christ. The appeal will provide funds for works of charity, formation in faith, education and catechesis. There are pamphlets explaining…

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Dear Parishioners – 3.14.21

March 16, 2021

Dear Parishioners, As we enter the fourth week of Lent, I am struck by a few thoughts: one could say we have been living in the season of Lent for the past year; we are halfway through Lent, and perhaps we haven’t found a way of preparing that fits our needs/schedules, etc.; and the weather today (Tuesday) is just lovely, spring-like, and brings to mind that we will actually be celebrating Holy Week and Easter this year, unlike last. If you are looking for something to help you prepare for the coming celebrations, check out the diocesan website where Bishop Frank, always looking forward, has introduced “A Call to Renewal.” This website contains materials for spiritual and pastoral renewal, along with the Bishop’s Pastoral Exhortation,…

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St. Anthony of Padua ZOOM Youth Group Meeting on Monday, March 22nd @ 7pm

March 16, 2021

St. Anthony of Padua ZOOM Youth Group High School Youth Group Zoom meeting— March 22, at 7 p.m. Topic: What do we know? High School teens need a permission slip signed by a parent/guardian (available on the back porch of the rectory) with an approved email address in order to attend the meetings (twice a…

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Just a word… Fourth Sunday of Lent…

March 16, 2021

Just a word… Fourth Sunday of Lent… March 14, 2021… On this Laetare Sunday, the Fourth Sunday of Lent, we are meant to take a break from the somberness that accompanies Lent and rejoice in the truth of our faith. Using the vehicle of a discourse from Jesus to Nicodemus, the one who visits Jesus…

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Taize Third Week of Lent 2021

March 11, 2021

Our parish has traditionally prayed Taizé each Friday evening during the Season of Lent. Through the wonders of technology, Taizé is back! Taizé will be posted each of the remaining weeks of Lent.

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Just a word… Third Sunday of Lent…

March 6, 2021

Just a word…Third Sunday of Lent…March 7, 2021 Our readings today take us from the giving of the 10 commandments to the cleansing of the money-changers from the temple, giving us much food for thought. However, today, as we move toward the year anniversary of the virus that has changed our lives and our world,…

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Taize Second Week of Lent 2021

March 5, 2021

Our parish has traditionally prayed Taizé each Friday evening during the Season of Lent. Through the wonders of technology, Taizé is back! Taizé will be posted each of the remaining weeks of Lent.

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St. Anthony of Padua ZOOM Youth Group Meeting on Monday, March 8th @ 7pm

February 28, 2021

St. Anthony of Padua ZOOM Youth Group High School Youth Group Zoom meeting— March 8, at 7 p.m. Topic: Words to Remember! High School teens need a permission slip signed by a parent/guardian (available on the back porch of the rectory) with an approved email address in order to attend the meetings (twice a month).…

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Bulletin – February 28, 2021

February 28, 2021

Click here to view the February 28, 2021 Bulletin

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Just a word… Second Sunday in Lent…

February 28, 2021

Just a word… Second Sunday of Lent… February 28, 2021 Who wouldn’t want to rush by that troublesome first reading and move right onto the top of the mountain with Peter, James and John? To see the light and beauty of God, to say how good it is that we are here? Wouldn’t we all want to be in the place where…

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Taize First Week of Lent 2021

February 26, 2021

Our parish has traditionally prayed Taizé each Friday evening during the Season of Lent. Good News!!!! Through the wonders of technology, Taizé is back! Log onto the parish website – www.stanthonyffld.org– and by Friday, February 26, you will find what you have been missing! Taizé will be posted each of the remaining weeks of Lent.

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Awakening the Dreamer Workshop

February 22, 2021

“Living our vocation to be protectors of God’s handiwork is essential to a life of virtue.” Pope Francis St. Anthony’s Social Justice Committee invites you to the Awakening the Dreamer Workshop presented via ZOOM over the course of two consecutive Wednesday evenings in Lent, February 24th and March 3rd (with a possible third on March…

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