MASS TIMES

WEEKDAY (Monday - Friday):
8:00 am
No Mass on Thursdays.

WEEKEND
Saturday Vigil: 4:00 pm
Sunday: 9:00 am

ST. EDWARD THE CONFESSOR, STAFFORD

The Parish Family of St. Edward The Confessor, a Roman Catholic faith community, strives to be the living expression of Christian faith in our worship and in our community by welcoming all who seek to enrich their relationship with our one true God – Father, Son and Holy Spirit.

 

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WELCOME

 
FROM THE PASTOR'S DESK

SCAM - If you are contacted to obtain gift cards to benefit cancer patients in the hospital and use Father Peter's name, PLEASE DO NOT COMPLY.   This is a scam going throughout our Parish and the Norwich Diocese.

BAPTISM - This weekend we welcome Esther Aurelia Mikulski, daughter of Michael Mikulski and Jamie Lobe, into the church through the Sacrament of Baptism.  We extend congratulations and prayers to Esther and her family at this joyful occasion.

EUCHARISTIC ADORATION - Join us for Eucharistic Adoration on Sunday evenings from 6:00-7:00 p.m. starting on Sunday, June 30, 2019.  We invite you to come and spend some quiet time with the Lord each Sunday to prepare you for the coming week.  Also please mark your calendars so that you can attend a special Holy Hour for Vocations with Bishop Cote here at St. Edward Church on Thursday, August 8, from 6:00 - 7:00 p.m.

We are pleased to announce that an additional Holy Hour has been added on Tuesday mornings from 9:00 a.m. to noon.

FUNDRAISING EVENTS

 

 

 

STAFF - (see Office Contacts and Hours for administrative information)

OFFICE CONTACTS AND HOURS

ST. EDWARD CHURCH
Phone - 860-684-2705
Monday thru Friday - 8:00 to 1:00 and 2:00 to 4:00
Email: stedwardparish@stedward-stafford.org

The Church Office will close on Fridays at 12:00 noon during the summer. Regular hours will resume after Labor Day.

ANNOUNCEMENTS

 


STAFFORD'S 300TH ANNIVERSARY - St. Edward Church will be joining the Stafford 300 parade on September 21st.  If you are interested in being a part of this event, please contact Pat Saunders at plsaunders7082@sbcglobal.net

ST. CLARE FRATERNITY - The St. Clare Fraternity of the Secular Franciscans invites you to join us to celebrate the life of St. Clare on Saturday, August 10, 2019 in St. Edward Church beginning at 5:15 p.m.  Dinner hosted by the fraternity will follow in St. Edward Hall.  We hope you can join us for this joyous evening of song, prayer and community.  All are welcome!!!!

RCIA - The RCIA (Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults) Program will begin in mid-September. RCIA is for those who are unbaptized, or who are baptized (in any Christian denomination) but who have not received the sacraments of Communion and/or Confirmation.  The RCIA process is designed to assist those who seek to know Jesus and enter the way of faith.

If  you or someone you know is interested in RCIA, please contact Corinne Lorenzet (corlor@cox.net or 860-684-2666) or call the Parish Office.  A member of the parish RCIA team will contact you with future information.

FAITH FORMATION - Parents/Guardians, please remember to complete and send in the Faith Formation registration forms for your children for the 2019-2020 Faith Formation year.  We need to have a form for every student registered.  If you have to copy the form, please feel free!  The deadline for registration is August 1, 2019 for the regular registration fee.  If the registration is sent in after that date, please include the $25 late fee.  Have a great summer!

BIBLE STUDY - The Bible Study meets on Thursdays at 6:30 in the Parish Hall.  We watch videos and then review questions from a workbook.  Everyone is welcome, even if  you just want to drop in and see what we are studying.  Contact Andrea Broer at: andrea@lincon.com

ALTAR SERVERS -  We are looking for young people, grade 3 or above and who have made their First Communion to volunteer to perform this very important ministry.  Training will be offered at a number of different times.  Please call the Parish Office at 860-684-2705 to sign up your child and select a day of training.  Thank you!

CHILDREN'S LITURGY PROGRAM - If your child is interested in participating in the Children's Mass which is held the 1st Sunday of every month, please contact Melanie Frye at 860-643-8195. 

DIOCESE OF NORWICH

 

 

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