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Entries for April 2016

$5/person, $20/family.  Menu includes Blueberry pancakes, chocolate chip pancakes, bacon, sausage, juice, coffee and tea.

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Altar Server training is open to all children 3rd grade and older.  April 28th 4:30 pm and May 3rd 4:30 pm.  Please contact Cynde Yaconielllo at 860-872-0200 X 320 to sign up or for more information.

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Pastor's Page - April

Posted on April 18, 2016 in: Pastor's Thoughts

Pastor's Page - April
Dear Parishioners, The month of April finds us immersed in the beautiful season of Easter.  Easter defines, directs and motivates us into living lives worthy of being called Christian.  How blessed we are to have our Catholic roots deeply rooted in such dynamic and alive parishes.   As I mentioned in my Easter homily, it was very evident that the Risen Christ was in our midst during our Easter Triduum and Easter Sunday worship.  Thank you to everyone who attended our services and to the many who helped make our liturgies so powerful and moving.&n...

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What is "cath-comm"?

Posted on April 17, 2016 in: General News

cath-comm.org” is the new domain name for our  clergy’s email addresses, designating Father Rick,  Father Bill, Deacon Ron and Deacon Mike as clergy for the “Catholic Community of St. Bernard and St. Matthew”.    Their emails for @saintbernardchurch.org and @stmatthewct.org are still valid emails, but if you email them to the old email address, their response will come from @cath-comm.org; therefore, you may want to update your spam filter to accept all email from @cath-comm.org.  

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The New St. Matthew mobile app is now available! The Church you love is now available on your mobile device! With the new St. Matthew Church app, you can catch up on messages you've missed, find out what's going on at the Church this week, make donations, and receive important alerts.  Download it today! 

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St. Matthew is forming a NEW Building Committee responsible for working cooperatively on identifying short and long term parish needs including repairs and improvements, cost estimates, and establishing priorities for submittal to the Finance Council for budgeting.  If you’re interested in being involved in the future of St. Matthew, come and join us by calling the Parish Secretary, Denise, at 860-872-0200 X 360 and plan on attending our initial meeting on Tuesday, April 19th at 7:00 PM, St. Matthew Hall.

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Women's Guild Come and Experience International Folk & Line Dance Presented By: Pauline Kavanagh, Choreographer & Instructor of International Folk Dance Date: Wednesday, April 13th Time: 6:00 PM in the St. Matthew’s Church Hall Bring your Dancing Shoes! Refreshments will be provided and a meeting will follow

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Bulletin Editor New Combined Bulletin Catholic Community of St. Bernard & St. Matthew Works under the direction of the Pastor or Business Manager of the Catholic Community of St. Bernard & St. Matthew responsible for providing written parish communication via a combined bulletin in coordination with St. Bernard and St. Matthew websites. Weekly bulletin preparation, including drafting new content as well as editing content provided by staff, ministries, and outside agencies.  Transfer of weekly bulletin to the printer and uploading to the parish websites.  Fosters communication and works collaborat...

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