Monthly Newspaper • DIOCESE OF BRIDGEPORT

Articles By: John Grosso

“Who do you say that I am?”

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In an age when most people see Christianity as a religion filled with complex rules and doctrines that are not easily reconciled with modern, secular society, Saint John Henry Newman offers us this reflection:

“May God the Father give us a heart and understanding to realize, as Read More ››

Statement on Fr. Jaime Marin-Cardona

Diocesan Statement on Fr. Jaime Marin-Cardona

On Monday, January 6th Fr. Jaime Marin-Cardona was arraigned in Danbury on charges related to allegations of abuse of a juvenile. Fr. Marin-Cardona is being held on a bond.

On Friday, January 3rd, in cooperation with the Diocese of Bridgeport, Father Jaime Marin-Cardona, Read More ››

CRS brings Christ’s light

This Monday, I traveled to the headquarters of Catholic Relief Services in Baltimore to continue my orientation work and to meet the staff. It gave me an opportunity to thank everyone at CRS for the extraordinary work that they do on behalf of the poor, marginalized, Read More ››

Advent Lessons and Carols

TRUMBULL—The Parish of Saint Catherine of Siena (220 Shelton Road, Trumbull) will host a service of Advent Lessons and Carols on Sunday, December 15 at 4:00pm.

Lessons and Carols is a service of Scripture and song that dates to the late 19th century.  In this service, we listen to Read More ››

Praying for our Families

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Tuesday is the first time that the Feast of Our Lady of Loreto is being celebrated throughout the whole church, being elevated to the rank of a Memorial on the Church’s universal calendar. Pope Francis made this decision earlier this year and it expresses his great Read More ››

A Name No Longer Forgotten

The dried leaves of mid-November swirled around the gravestones of a rural cemetery as late-day clouds threatened a storm. In a far corner, near centuries’ old oaks, 25 members of my family gathered around a flat rectangular stone, greeting each other, embracing, and making a few Read More ››