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HOUSE RENTAL. The Sacred Heart Church of Georgetown, CT Annex building is available for rent as a residence or as an office. Built in 1891, the Annex is 1649 square feet, has 4 bedrooms and 1½ bathrooms. Interested parties would be subject to Diocesan requirements, including VIRTUS and should contact David Palumbo for further details at phone: (203) 544-8345

 

 


                                                   

LOOKING FOR THE PERFECT RELIGIOUS GIFT FOR FIRST COMMUNION/CONFIRMATION OR ANOTHER EVENT?

 

Patrick Baker & Sons has launched a new program that allows our church to earn rebates.  When you purchase online (www.Churchgoods.com) and apply the FATIMA code you will give our church a credit.  Patrick Baker & Sons has been in business for over 50 years and has a wide variety of religious goods.  You may remember their former store in Fairfield.  Please take advantage of this opportunity and allow OLF to benefit as well.  When buying on the web, under the retail tab, select the products you would like to purchase, proceed to checkout and in the church code box enter our ID (FATIMA) and our church will receive a rebate.  Thanks for considering this option. 


                                                

DO YOU OR SOMEONE YOU KNOW HAVE AN AUTO, SUV or VAN in good driving condition that can be donated?  

The Sisters of Life are in Urgent need of reliable vehicles as they travel all over New York, to CT, and other locations throughout the Northeast in order to carry out their mission work and evangelization efforts. For more info, go to:

http://www.sistersoflife.org/donations/donate-items-for-the-community

or contact Sr. Mary Karen at 845-357-3547 or email localsuperior.annunciation@sistersoflife.org

 

 


                                             



 

 


Fairfield County Hospice House Opens

(The first residential home for individuals receiving home hospice care in the State of CT)

1 Den Road  StamfordCT  06902

Stamford, CT – On January 11, 2018, the Fairfield County Hospice House opened it's door to residents.  Dedicated to filling a need for those receiving home hospice care in Fairfield County and surrounding communities,  the House provides 24-hour private assisted living services for individuals receiving home hospice care from an accredited hospice agency and offers people a place to find meaning and joy in their final days. This new 10,000 square foot home is located in a residential neighborhood at One Den Road in Stamford, easily accessible to the Merritt Parkway and north and south corridors to Interstate 95.

For more information about Fairfield County Hospice House programs, services and volunteering opportunities please visit their website at fchospicehouse.org or call Terry Robustelli, Executive Director at 203-921-5111, Ext. 7.

FCHH will serve lower Fairfield County Connecticut – DarienGreenwichFairfieldNew CanaanNorwalkWiltonRidgefieldStamford, Weston, Westport  – and surrounding communities


 



 

 


 

                                  

 

 

 

 


 



 


 Lance Galassi  Community Relations Advisor can be reached at:  203-914-6625. 


 


 

 

 

 

 


 
 


PROJECT RACHEL HEALING MINISTRY - come begin your healing journey and experience God's love and mercy!  For those suffering from a past abortion.  Offering opportuniteis for Entering Canaan Days of Prayer and Healing and ongoing support with Monthly Gatherings.  For more info, call the confidential phone line at 203-416-1619 or email projectrachel@diobpt.org. 


 

$25,000 Tuition Raffle for ANY SCHOOL

 

Fairfield College Prep School is proud to again present our $25,000 Tuition Raffle.  The prize can be used for any K-12 schools, colleges or universities or pay back of college loans.  The prize is to be paid idrectly to any K-12 schools, colleges or universities or the financial institution that holds your school loans.  Schools must be located and accredited in the US.  Only 1,000 tickets will be available at $100 per ticket. (500 tickets must be sold for the raffle to proceed.  If fewer than 500 tickets are sold, the raffle will be canceled and the ticket purchasers will receive a full refund.)  Proceeds from the raffle will benefit the Scholarship Fund at Fairfield Prep.  The drawing will be held at the Spring Event on Saturday, May 5, 2018 promptly at 10:15 pm in the Student Life Center, Fairfield Prep.  Winning Ticket holder does not need to be present to win.  For more info, please contact the Development Office at 203-254-4237 or development@fairfieldprep.org.  GOOD LUCK TO ALL! 


 



 


 

WORLDWIDE MARRIAGE ENCOUNTER


“The kingdom of God is at hand.” As we begin Lent, let us try to bring the kingdom of God to our marriages by attending a Worldwide Marriage Encounter Weekend.  For more information, call Pat & Mary-Jo McLaughlin at 860-315-2127 or visit them at https://wwmectw.org/.

 The next WWME Weekends are:

July 6-8 and Nov 2-4 both in MANCHESTER, CT    

 


Thursday Morning Bible Study at St. Francis of Assisi -Weston

The Bible Study Timeline

October 5th - April 5    - 9:15-11:30 am Religious Ed Classrooms 203-204

The Bible Timeline is a Catholic Bible study that can help anyone to make sense of scripture and experience the life-changing power of God’s Word. This study takes you on a journey through the entire Bible and deep into each period of salvation history, where you will discover the amazing story woven throughout all of Scripture. The Bible Timeline has helped hundreds of thousands of people to understand the Bible and deepen their relationship with Christ, and it will help you, too.

The study will include a series of twenty-four videos presented by Jeff Cavins. Each video will be preceded by a lively group discussion.

Please Email Jennifer Garvey jlgarvey4@gmail.com to order materials and to sign up!  (cost of materials $37)

   


The Saint Cecilia Society announces a special devotional concert series for 2018, dedicated to the Mysteries of the Rosary.  Join us in praying the rosary, assisted by some of the great musical treasures of the Church.

These concert-meditations will be free of charge and open to the public. (Donations will be gratefully accepted, with proceeds benefiting the sacred music program at St. Mary’s.). 

The Sorrowful Mysteries ~ Sunday, March 18 at 3:00 p.m.
Elizabeth Weaver, soprano, and Charles Weaver, lute
16th- and 17th-century Italian arias and cantatas on the subject of the Passion

The Glorious Mysteries ~ Sunday, May 6 at 3:00 p.m.

Leah Gale Nelson, baroque violin, with Dongsok Shin (organ) and Daniel Swenberg (theorbo)

The virtuosic Mystery Sonatas of Heinrich Ignaz Franz von Biber (1644–1704)

The concerts will be followed by light receptions in the Parish Hall and those on Feb. 4 and May 6, at 5 pm, will feature Solemn Vespers.  Please consider joining us!


 

HOLY FAMILY RETREATS COMING UP FOR MEN AND WOMEN

at the Holy Family Passionist Retreat Center, West Hartford, CT  860-760-9705

Men's Retreat Date      Feb 23 to Feb 25, 2018   NOTE: DATE WAS CHANGED!!!

Women's Retreat Dates:   ALL in 2018:     March 2-4;  APr 20-22;  June 1-3

For more info call Brian Lawlor at 203-856-5317 or Mary Ann Lawlor at 203-856-1966


 




 


 

Lauralton Hall Denim & Diamonds Gala

Saturday, April 7, 2018   7:00pm-11:00pm

Fairfield Theater Company, 70 Sanford Street, Fairfield CT

EARLY BIRD TICKETS $100 PER PERSON BEFORE 3/1, $150 PER PERSON THEREAFTER

To purchase tickets visit:

https://bidpal.net/lhdenimanddiamonds

All Proceeds Benefiting Lauralton Hall Scholarship Fund


MALTA HOUSE GALA MAY 12, 2018


 

 

 

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