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Entries for August 2018

Registration Process: Registrations will be done exclusively by Parish Giving via email. The registration email will be sent by Parish Giving on September 5th.  If you are new to our Church/Religious Education program or have changed your email/contact information, please contact LeeAnn at 860-872-0200 x 309 or faithformation...

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All Church offices will be closed on Monday, September 3rd for the Labor Day Holiday. 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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We are looking for: 1 person to join a Tuesday team that works once a month 2 people to join the 3rd Wednesday of each month team. Hours are 4:45pm - 6:00pm. Jobs include setting up, serving the meal, clean-up, wiping tables, sweeping and mopping. The soup kitchen is located around the corner from St. Bernard. We welcome memb...

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During the month of May, 2018, the St. Bernard Cemetery Committee conducted a survey of the four Catholic parishes in Vernon, Tolland, and Ellington (St. Bernard, St. Joseph, St. Luke and St. Matthew) for the purpose of gathering information to assist us in determining a long term plan to upgrade the St. Bernard cemetery property, extend ...

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My Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ, We are, as one family in Christ, heartsick over what we have learned in recent days and weeks from the Pennsylvania grand jury report and the accusations against Archbishop Theodore McCarrick.  These revelations have reopened the pain and sorrow of a spiritual crisis sadly not yet fully erad...

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Pastor's Page
Dear Parishioners, I love the energy I sense as we enter the season of summer.  People are outdoors planting, mowing, building, walking, vacationing and just enjoying the beauty that the season offers.   The sights, sounds and smells of summer invigorates us and it’s evident in the many smiling faces that we encoun...

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There will be a slight change in the 2018-2019 school year. Wednesday - Grades 7-10 will meet 6-7pm. Updated Information Needed! Attention all families who will have children in grades K-10 during next school year (2018-19): We will be using a new registration program for Religious Education classes. It is VERY importa...

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Going on Vacation? Use the website www.masstimes.org to find the location and Mass times of the Church nearest your destination.  
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St. Matthew & St. Bernard Churches are working with local organizations to collect school supplies for low income kids. We are in need of the following items: 1 & 2 inch ring binders             Notebooks               # 2 pencils       ...

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Gift cards will be available for pick up after all Masses weekend. Next gift card sale will be September 8th & 9th.
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Rev. Paul Leon Varuvel, will be speaking at all the Masses at St. Matthew on behalf of the diocese of Kuzhithurai, which is located on the southernmost point of India in the State of Tamil Nadu. Though the diocese is small in territory, it is densely populated. There are about 850,000 people in an area of just 350 square miles. Catho...

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Our community will celebrate Mass as follows:   8:00am at St. Bernard    7:00pm at St. Matthew
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