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St. Catherine of Siena is the
Patron Saint of Italy and a
Doctor of the Church.
She was born Catherine
Benincasa in Siena in 1347. At
an early age, she joined the
Third Order of Saint Dominic in
which she gained a reputation
for great sanctity. Recognizing
her holiness and wisdom, many
followed her leadership in her
devotion to the poor. She
labored incessantly and with
fiery zeal for the unity of the
Church and was a devoted
champion of the Papacy.
She died in Rome in 1380 after
a remarkable life, leaving a
outstanding spiritual treatises.
Saint Catherine was canonized
Her Feast occurs on April 29.
Photo courtesy of Hugh O'Connor
Protecting God's Children
In order to volunteer in any capacity, the diocese requires all volunteers to take a
Protecting God's Children session for certification.
If you have taken the session more than five years ago, you may be due for renewal.
Synod 2014 Celebration Mass
Saturday, September 19, 2015
Webster Bank Arena at Harbor Yard, Bridgeport
Join the celebration of SYNOD 2014 and the
beginning of a new era in the Diocese of Bridgeport.
*Registration is closed but a limited number of
tickets may still be available.
Religious Education Registration
It is that time again! If you need to register for religious
education for the 2015 - 16 school year, please come to
the Faith Formation Office. Office hours are Monday
through Thursday from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Visit our Faith Formation Page for more information.
Thank you to everyone who made the 2015 Carnival of Fun a great success. We
are grateful to all of our sponsors, volunteers, the steering committee, the raffle
committee and the many wonderful people who came to enjoy themselves.
Thank you also to the many sponsors that generously supported us this year!
See list here.
We are especially grateful for the leadership of Fred Durante who works tirelessly
throughout the year to improve each year’s event.
St. Catherine of Siena Carnival of Fun
Congratulations to our 2015 raffle winners:
– Corlina Barreto, Cos Cob
*7 Night Getaway to St. Thomas, Cowpet Bay
– Anne McDonell, Albany, NY
*$500 Aux Delices Gift Card
– Angela Swift, Riverside
*Mohegan Sun Getaway
– Valeria Ries, Doylestown, PA
*Giant Mountain Bike
– Edward Schmeltz, Riverside
Women, would you like to have a
better understanding of your faith
and learn more about God? Are you
stretched and would like a way to
refuel and be refreshed while making
Walking With Purpose
Please join us for our next meeting:
Thursday September 10, 2015
7:00 p.m. - Room 209 - O’Connor Center
Topic: "Targeted Networking: Reaching the Person Who Might Hire You ”
More information here.
St. Catherine of Siena Support Circle
*New families should make an appointment with Janis Pataky for a welcome
and an introduction to the program. Call Janis at 203-637-3661 X329.
authentic connections with others? If so, we invite you to consider joining Walking
With Purpose (WWP), a Catholic bible study for women. Through personal study and
small group discussions, WWP helps link our everyday challenges to solutions given
to us through the teachings of Christ and the Church.
WWP will meet on Thursdays from 9:30 - 11:30 a.m., from early October through
late April. We do not meet during holidays or school vacations. Free childcare is
Interested in learning more? All are invited to an informational Open House in the
Parish Hall on Thursday, September 24 at 9:30 a.m. Also feel free to contact Maria
Manos, Barbara Ripp, Molly Zola or Jill Vollmer at email@example.com.
Registration will begin soon!