March Newsletter

WEEKLY MASS SCHEDULESaturday (Vigil Mass) 5:00pmSunday Masses: 7:30am, 9:00
& 10:30Weekday Masses (M-F) 7:00amSaturday Morning Mass – 8:00amRosary is
prayed Monday – Saturday before the Mass.Eucharistic Adoration – Saturdays
8:30am – 9:30am_____________________________________________TOWN-WIDE STATIONS
OF THE CROSS DURING LENTFriday, March 4th – Hoy Trinity Church – 7:00pmFriday,
March 11th – Church of the Resurrection – 7:00pmFriday, March 18th – Our Lady of
Fatima – 7:00pmFriday, March 25th – Saints Peter & Paul – 7:00pmFriday,
April 1st – Our Lady of Fatima – 7:00pmFriday, April 8th – Church of the
Resurrection – LIVING STATIONS –
7:30pm____________________________________________LIVING STATIONS OF THE
CROSSFriday, April 8th at 7:30pm.You are invited to join us for an one-hour long
presentation of our Lord’s Passion, Death & Resurrection. The Living
Stations will be re-enacted by members of our parish family and the music will
be provided by our Music Ministry. Please be advised that special effect
lighting will be used throughout the
OF RECONCILIATION (CONFESSIONS)During Lent confessions will be heard on
Saturdays from 4:00pm – 4:45pm and also on Mondays from 12:00pm –
1:00pm.​​​____________________________________________​​FRIED DOUGH
DRIVE-THROUGHBack by popular demand will be our Fried Dough Drive-through. The
event will take place on Friday, March 25th beginning at 5:00pm until supplies
last. $5.00 a piece.We have added a second fryer to spead up the process. Thank
you for your support!​​_____________________________________________​FAITH
FORMATION SCHEDULE – MarchGrades 1, 2 , 5 & 6Monday, March 7Monday, March
14Monday, March 21 Monday, March 28Grades 3 & 4Tuesday, March 1Tuesday,
March 8Tuesday, March 15Tuesday, March 22 Tuesday, March 29Grades 7 &
8Sunday, March 6th – 6:00pm – 7:00pmConfirmation ClassFriday, March 25th – Fried
Dough Drive-throughMore information to followHomeschool ProgramSecond quarter
packets were due back on March 13.___________________________________MEN’S
LEAGUE MONTHLY MEETINGThe Men’s League monthly meeting will take place on
Tuesday, March 1st beginning at 6:30pm. A Corned Beef dinner will be
served.___________________________________CHILDREN’S LITURGY OF THE WORDThe
Children’s Liturgy of the Word continues to take place each Sunday at the 9:00
Mass. We encourage you to bring your children so they can participate. The
children are taken downstairs at the beginning of Mass and listen to the
Scripture Readings in an age-appropriate manner. They will also participate in
activities and learn music. All children are
invited.___________________________________KNIGHTS OF COLUMBUSThe Knight of
Columbus is an international Order if Catholic men who are called to lead with
faith, protect our families, serve others and defend values in a busy changing
world. Our local council Pinta # 5 will be holding a membership drive at
Saturday 5pm and Sunday 7:30 AM, 9:00 & 10:30 Masses on March 19th and 20th
Whether you become an individual member or a member of our council you will find
that Knights of Columbus membership brings Catholic men together in a powerful
way. If you would like to join today simply go to and use
promo code mcgivney2020 to have the 1st year of dues are free! Also don’t
forget to enter council # 5 too.___________________________________MOVING
FORWARD AFTER A LOSSA group has been formed for those who are alone and would
like to move forward after suffering a loss. Both men and women are welcome to
join and bring your thoughts and ideas of how this group can help you. For more
information call Francine Madar at (203)
269-5342____________________________________HAMDEN SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA CONCERTThe
Hamden Symphony will be holding their Spring Concert in our church on Sunday,
March 20th at 4:00pm. All are invited to attend. Tickets will be available at
the door. $15.00 for adults and $10.00 for seniors and
students.​____________________________________PARISH CARNIVAL – SAVE THE
DATEThe carnival will take place Wednesday, April 27th through Saturday, April
30th.More Information will be coming out
soon.​​​_____________________________________​​HOLY WEEK SCHEDULE –
2022​Palm Sunday – April 10th Masses: 5:00pm (Saturday vigil)7:30am, 9:00
& 10:30​Holy Thursday – April 14thMass of the Lord’s Supper –
7:00pm​Good Friday – April 15thService the Lord’s Passion and Death –
3:00pm​Holy Saturday – April 16thThe Great Easter Vigil Mass – 8:00pm(No
5:00pm Mass on Holy Saturday)​Easter Sunday – April 17thMasses: 7:30am, 9:00
& 10:30​​Sacrament of ReconciliationGood Friday – 11:00am – 12:00pmHoly
Saturday – 11:00am – 12:00pm(No confessions at 4:00pm on Holy Saturday)​