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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
Distinguished Speaker Series - Sunday, October 26, 2014
Nationally acclaimed author and presenter
Ginger Katz, Founder of the "Courage to
Speak" organization and author of "Sunny's
Story", a reflection on substance abuse and
it's affects on our children, is our second guest
on our Disitiguished Speaker Series, Sunday,
October 26, 2014.
St. Catherine's Welcomes Fr. Mark D'Silva
2014-15 Concert Series
For more information about our Concert Series, please click here.
Fr. Mark D'Silva has joined St. Catherine
of Siena parish! Please say hello to him
after Mass and welcome him to his new
Click here to learn more about Fr. Mark.
Please join us immediately following the 10:30 a.m. Mass for light refreshment in the
Lucey Parish Hall for Ginger's powerful presentation geared especially for families with
Selections from Antonio Vivaldi's "The Four Seasons", Handel's "Messiah", and
exquisite arrangements of your favorite carols of the season. Conductor Mark
Kaczmarczyk leads our Festival Choir and orchestra in an intimate evening celebrating
the sights and sounds of the winter landscape.
Winter Portrait Concert
Saturday, December 6
St. Catherine of Siena Church
Click here to order tickets online or
call the rectory at 203-637-3661 for
Vivaldi: "Winter", from "The Four Seasons"
Maria Conti, violin soloist
Handel: "And the glory of the Lord", "Rejoice greatly", "For unto us a child is born"
Corelli: Concerto Grosso (Christmas Concerto) for string orchestra
Scheidt: In dulci jubilo
Biebl: Ave Maria
Foster: "The Prayer"
Rutter: What Sweeter Music, The First Noel, I Saw Three Ships, arr. Mack Wilberg
All Souls Mass
Please join us Sunday, November 2, at the 10:30 a.m. Mass, when the names of
those who have died during the past year will be read. We will visit St. Mary's
cemetery to bless graves at 1:30 p.m. starting at the Mauseoleum.
We invite all families who have registered as
parishioners during the past year to a
Newcomer’s Welcome Dinner.
Friday, November 7
Lucey Parish Hall
New Parishioner Dinner
Please RSVP, by November 3, by contacting Lisa at 203-637-3661 ext. 310 or email
We hope to see you there!
The 2015 books for Lectors have arrived. All Lectors should visit the Sacristy to pick
up their new books. Please note that the books are grouped in alphabetical order and
each person should take their assigned book.
The rectory is open from 8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m., Monday thru Friday. If you need to
schedule a different time to pick it up, please call the rectory at 203-637-3661.