Parish Updates Regarding COVID-19

Mass Cancellation

Spiritual Act of Communion

Mass Cancellation

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Extension of Closures and Cancellations in the Archdiocese of Hartford

March 24, 2020

In light of continued uncertainty regarding the extent and duration of the coronavirus in the state of Connecticut and throughout the Archdiocese of Hartford, the cancellation of public Masses and liturgies in the churches of the Archdiocese (the counties of Hartford, Litchfield, and New Haven) that was originally mandated through April 3, 2020, will now extend through April 30, 2020. This includes the liturgies of Holy Week and Easter. Parishes will be advised in the coming days regarding what spiritual opportunities can be offered to their people during this most holy season of the liturgical year.

Priests will continue to celebrate a daily Mass alone with no congregation, remembering in prayer all who are affected by the pandemic, and parishes should continue to make provision for their churches to be open at some time so that individuals can still come and pray.

With regards to archdiocesan and parish schools, the Archdiocese of Hartford will continue to follow the decisions made by the state of Connecticut for its public schools, which currently remain closed.

Please know that any and all decisions made by the Archdiocese regarding closures and cancellations are based on the current understanding of the severity of the situation surrounding the pandemic at any given point and may be altered (modified, extended, or revoked) when deemed necessary. Further direction and updates from the Archdiocese  can be found at www.archdioceseofhartford.org/coronavirus

Donations

Spiritual Act of Communion

Mass Cancellation

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 Per the diocese, during this time parishioners who are absent from Mass are urged to make alternate provision for their weekly contributions since parishes depend on them for operation. Sign up for Online Giving or make a one-time donation. 

 

1. Click the image above

2. Select the "Make a Donation" button that works best for you

3. Follow the onscreen prompts to select the type of donation and amount to give

4. Fill in your financial and personal information and click the submit button

Spiritual Act of Communion

Spiritual Act of Communion

Spiritual Act of Communion

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My Jesus, I believe that You are in the Blessed Sacrament. I love You above all things, and long for You in my soul. Since I cannot now receive You sacramentally, come at least spiritually into my heart. As though You have already come, I embrace You and unite myself entirely to You; never permit me to be separated from You. Amen

Confessions

STations of the Cross

Spiritual Act of Communion

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 Confessions will be heard, with necessary precautions, on Mondays at 6:00 PM

Rosary

STations of the Cross

STations of the Cross

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Rosary will be streamed daily on our Facebook page. Click the image above to go to our Facebook page.

12:30 pm Spanish

STations of the Cross

STations of the Cross

STations of the Cross

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 Stations of the Cross will be streamed on Fridays on our Facebook page. Click the image above to go to our Facebook page.

6:30 pm Spanish

7:00 pm English

Stay Connected with Us

FaceBook

myParish App

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myParish App

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Join the app and stay up to date with information from our Parish 

How to Watch Mass from Home

Office of Radio & Television

Eternal World Television Network

Eternal World Television Network

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 The television Mass is broadcast seven days a week at 10:00 AM on WCCT-TV (WB20) and WCTX-TV (MyTV9). It can also be seen Saturday and Sunday at 5:00 AM on WCCT-TV. The Mass can also be found streaming live at these times on http://www.ortv.org/streaming/streaming.htm

Eternal World Television Network

Eternal World Television Network

Eternal World Television Network

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The Eternal Word Television Network (EWTN) is available from many local cable providers. The daily Mass is televised at 12:00 AM, 8:00 AM, 12:00 PM, and 7:00 PM. The Mass can also be found streaming live at these times on www.ewtn.com. Various prayers and devotions are offered at different hours of the day.

Salt and Light

Eternal World Television Network

Salt and Light

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The daily Mass can be found streaming on https://saltandlighttv.org/live in English at 6:30 AM, 9:30 AM, 11:00 AM, 3:00 PM, and 10:30 PM.

Catholic TV

Bishop Barron's Chapel

Salt and Light

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The daily Mass can be found streaming on www.catholictv.org/watch-live at the following times: 9:30 AM, 12:30 PM, 7:00 PM, and 11:30 PM.

Bishop Barron's Chapel

Bishop Barron's Chapel

Bishop Barron's Chapel

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Whether you live alone or with family, you will still be gathering with Catholics around the world to worship God, keep his day holy, and receive the grace of an act of spiritual communion (a prayer for this will be provided on screen).

We will continue to offer online Masses for the foreseeable future—not only on Sundays, but every day of the week—so please join us each day, or as often as you can.

 Let us all draw closer to the Lord in this time, and continue to pray for everyone affected by the virus. Although we may be temporarily physically isolated from one another, we are still one in the Body of Christ. Mary, health of the sick, pray for us!