Busy Weekend Set for Diocese of Bridgeport

Two Synod consultation sessions, a training session for the new diocesan mobile app, and a reflection on the “Lord’s Prayer” are all on tap for this weekend.

Tonight, 7:30pm at St. Luke Parish in Westport, Bishop Caggiano, Bishop of Bridgeport, will offer a reflection on the Lord’s Prayer at St. Luke Church in Westport. The Bishop’s talk will be preceded by a wine-and-cheese reception at 7:00pm in the community room of the parish.

The program is free and all are welcome. St. Luke Church is at 49 Turkey Hill Road North in Westport. For more information, call (203) 227-7245.

On Saturday morning (January 10), more than fifty parish representative appointed by their pastor will meet at the Catholic Center at 9:00am – 11:00am to be introduced to the new diocesan mobile app and learn how to upload parish information into the system. The new app, designed by Deacon Patrick Toole, is an exciting developmental in social media and digital communications for the diocese.

Saturday afternoon (January 10) will see the convening of a Youth Synod Consultation Session with Bishop Caggiano from 2:00pm – 4:00pm at Trinity Catholic High School in Stamford. All persons must have a ticket to enter at the door! This is a youth session, only adults who are chaperoning may attend.

The next Synod consultation session with the Spanish language community in the Diocese will take place on Sunday, January 11, from 3:00pm – 5:00pm at St. Mary Parish Hall in Norwalk. Bishop Caggiano and the Synod Commission will meet in the to listen to, and consult with, the Hispanic Community regarding the challenges facing our Diocese. Special thanks to Mr. John Rodriguez of the Synod Commission for helping to coordinate the session.