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Entries for January 2019

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Watch the Super Bowl, Have Pizza, Help Others On Super Bowl Sunday, February 3rd, you can enjoy the game, eat great pizza, and help an important mission at the same time! Any time that day, when you purchase pizza at either Willington Pizza or Willington Pizza, Too (take out or eat in), 15% of your purchase will go to the Annunciati...

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In honor of the Feast of St. Blaise (February 3rd) we will bless throats after each Mass at both St. Bernard and St. Matthew this weekend. Through this blessing we pray for the intercession of St. Blaise to protect us from illnesses of the throat and all other illnesses. We pray that both our spiritual and physical bodies will be made ...

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Pastor's Page - January
Dear Parish family, On behalf of the clergy and staff of our two parishes, I would like to take this opportunity to wish you and your families a very blessed and happy New Year.  I pray 2019 is a great year for all of you.  New beginnings are truly a blessing and we thank God for every opportunity we receive to be transformed...

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The practice of requesting a Mass to be offered for a loved one – living or deceased – is a beautiful and wonderful part of our Catholic tradition.  Due to the increased number of Mass requests and the desire to allow as many parishioners and friends as possible to schedule Masses, the following guidelines will apply. ...

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DIY Paint and Wine Night For Adults to Benefit St. Bernard Preschool Saturday, February  2nd  7-9 pm in St. Bernard’s Church Hall ALL TALENT LEVELS WELCOME. NO PRIOR EXPERIENCE NEEDED! Join us for a fun night out including wine, appetizers, raffle prizes and more! Our instructor, Jess, will lead us in t...

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Registration has started for the 2019/2020 school year! Our 3 year olds meet on Tuesday and Thursday from 8:45 am until 11:45 am Our 4 year olds meet on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays from 8:45 am until 11:45 am We are an accredited Music Together Preschool. Both classes receive a 30 minute structured music class once a week...

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Monday, January 21st at 7:00pm - Room #1 Everyone is welcome to join us! And it's not too early to start thinking about the Frosty Village Bazaar 2019! Do you sew, knit/crochet, or craft?  Consider making a few items for the Bazaar. Yarn and fabric are available; call Liz at 860-871-8928 if you are able to help out. ...

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All Church offices will be closed Monday, January 21st in observance of Martin Luther King, Jr. day. If you need assistance, please leave a message and someone will get back to you. St. Matthew  - (860) 872-0200 St. Bernard - (860) 875-0753  

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A group from St. Matthew/St. Bernard will again be visiting our neighbors in Haiti January 23 - 29, 2019.  If you have been curious about our twinned parish of St. Pierre, Ganthier, and would like to learn more, why not come and see for yourself the work that is being done there.  You just might loose your heart to the beautiful...

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All knitters and crocheters are cordially invited to join the Prayer Shawl Ministry which meets on the second Thursday of each month in the St. Bernard Church Hall. The next meeting is: Thursday, January 10th 9:30am—11:30am in the St. Bernard Church Hall Join us for an enjoyable morning of knitting and fellowship. For...

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