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Blessing of Easter Food at Sacred Heart Parish April 19th, 2022 - DANBURY – Blessings were bestowed on Easter food baskets at Sacred Heart of Jesus Church honoring an…

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Let’s reconcile – with God and with one another March 29th, 2022 - Then let us celebrate with a feast, because this son of mine was dead, and has come…

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Preparing for the CT March for Life March 8th, 2022 - BRIDGEPORT — More and more Catholics are beginning to stand against abortion as the Supreme Court considers…

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Racial Justice: A Lenten Challenge February 22nd, 2022 - Early in the month of February, Bishop Caggiano wrote a post on Facebook reflecting on a talk…

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Fruits of the Synod on Synodality February 3rd, 2022 - An elderly parishioner eloquently read Saint Paul’s letter to the Corinthians (long version) this past Sunday with…

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A Voice of Comfort January 25th, 2022 - Though usually healthy and active, I recently found myself in the hospital with an unexplained medical condition…

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Finding Jesus in “Ordinary Time” January 12th, 2022 - Msgr. Thomas Powers, Vicar General of the Diocese of Bridgeport, and pastor of St. John Parish, Darien,…

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The Gift of St. Nicholas December 17th, 2021 - Everyone has their favorite Christmas decoration—from the heirloom ornament to the old-fashioned Santa to the treasured Nativity…

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Prayer is Our Best Tool September 13th, 2021 - After the morning rosary, my first thoughts were fixed on 9/11/01, twenty years ago to the day.…

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A celebration of an outstanding legacy September 7th, 2021 - Editor’s Note: On Friday, August 27, Bishop Frank J. Caggiano hosted a reception at his Trumbull residence…

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St. Dominic, Founder of the Order of Preachers August 12th, 2021 - The 6th of August commemorated the 800th anniversary of the passing into heavenly glory of one of…

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Praying for fallen-away Catholics July 19th, 2021 - All of us know many people who, either through passive neglect or through an active, intentional decision,…

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The Main Ingredients July 1st, 2021 - “I want to bake something,” my 14-year-old said on a recent rainy evening. As the baker in…

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A Reflection on the Sacrament of Reconciliation June 1st, 2021 - Introduction For several years, the Diocese of Bridgeport has sponsored Reconciliation Monday.[1]  Held at the beginning of…

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Review: Finding Sanctuary by Jennifer Hubbard May 19th, 2021 - Jennifer Hubbard is an award-winning journalist and regular contributor to the Catholic monthly, Magnificat. Before the birth…

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This year we are all being called March 26th, 2021 - I couldn’t find zeppole di San Giuseppe anywhere on the feast of my patron, St. Joseph. My…

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St. Joseph: Model of Spiritual Fatherhood March 16th, 2021 - One of the most challenging things about discerning priesthood is often the discernment of the life that…

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A Lenten Challenge to ‘Love thy neighbor’ March 10th, 2021 - (Below, Kelly Weldon, director of Foundations in Faith and a member of the diocesan ad hoc committee…

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The Return February 26th, 2021 - Guess what came back?” my husband said after work the other day. Hmm, I thought. The mouse…

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A young martyr with a lesson for modern times February 18th, 2021 - My father once gave me some wisdom from Alcoholics Anonymous that I’ve remembered all my life…although I…

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May We Appreciate the Passage of Time January 6th, 2021 - The texts came chiming in from friends one after another as early as 3:00 pm on New…

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Home for the Holidays November 24th, 2020 - Growing up in the ‘70s and ‘80s, I knew the holiday season was upon us when my…

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The power of the ‘chosen family’ November 17th, 2020 - Jesus Himself said “no prophet is accepted in his own town” (Luke 4:24). I have begun to…

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What happens when we slow down? October 19th, 2020 - The pandemic has forced us to slow down. For many, this has been a challenge, especially when…

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God’s in the backseat September 2nd, 2020 - Summer just isn’t summer in my family without at least one road trip. The bikes strapped precariously…

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