Sacraments

Baptism
A child is usually baptized within six months to a year of his/her birth.  Please contact the parish secretary to arrange for a Baptism at: (203) 758-2659 or Contact Mrs. Ryan.  A Baptism preparation class is required for the parents before Baptism.  For Baptism of older children, further classes may be required.

 

First Reconciliation & First Communion
Religious education classes begin at age 5-6.  First grade is a prerequisite for First Reconciliation and First Communion.  Please contact the Director of Religious Education at (203) 758-1346 or Contact Director of Religious Education
Confirmation
Information on Confirmation requirements and classes can be obtained from the Director of Religious Education at (203) 758-1346 or Contact Director of Religious Education
Marriage
Please contact the Pastor at (203) 758-2659 to make these arrangements at least six months to a year prior to the wedding date.  Wedding plan commitments should not be set until the couple meets with the Pastor.  Couples must attend a Diocesan sponsored Marriage Preparation workshop, which can be arranged by calling (203) 758-2659 or use the Contact Father Dennis form.

 

The website of the Family Life Office of the Archdiocese of Hartford contains the common marriage preparation policy and a schedule of Engaged Couples’ meetings:  www.hartfordflo.org

 

Reconciliation
The Sacrament of Reconciliation, or Confession, is celebrated Saturday afternoons at 4:00 p.m. in the church, immediately before the Vigil Mass (4:30 p.m.).  Arrangements can be made anytime by appointment.   Please feel welcome to call the Pastor at (203) 758-2659 or use the Contact Father Dennis form.

 

Anointing of the Sick
Please contact the Parish Office if you wish to receive this Sacrament or wish to receive Holy Communion at home:  (203) 758-2659.
Regular visits are made (weekly) to area hospitals, but due to privacy laws, patient information cannot be shared.  If you or a loved one is hospitalized, please call the parish office at (203) 758-2659 or use the Contact Father Dennis form.

 

Holy Orders
Please contact the Pastor at (203) 758-2659 or use the Contact Father Dennis form.

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