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Saturday Confessions 3:00pm followed by
the Vigil Mass at 4:00pm
Sunday: 8:30 & 10:00AM
Weekdays: Wed & Thursday 8:00am
St. Bridget Church:
Saturday Vigil Mass at 5:30PM.
Confessions following the Vigil Mass at 6:30pm
Sunday: 7:00 &11:30am
Weekdays: Wed. 7:00 am & Fri. 8:00am
CONSECRATION TO ST. JOSEPH
Parishioners of St. John Paul II Parish are invited to participate in a 33 day journey to consecrate oneself to St. Joseph, using the book by Father Donald Calloway. Deacon Dan and Kathy D'Amelio will lead parishioners through the consecration on Tuesday evenings at St. Bridget's Marian Hall, beginning on February 14th and ending on March 14th, with the final consecration to be held on the Feast of St. Joseph, Sunday, March 19th. Sign up sheets are available at the entrances to the church. Please indicate if you need a copy of the book or if you will purchase it on your own. Books can be purchased through the Marians of the Immaculate Conception at https://shopmercy.org/consecration-to-st-joseph-the-wonders-of-our-spiritual-father.html Please Join us to embrace a deeper relationship with our spiritual father.
Enjoy this short inspirational video about the National Eucharistic Revival by clicking on this youtube link...
For more resources to deepen your understanding on the Eucharist:
The parish MAILING ADDRESS for all correspondence is St. John Paul II Parish, 47 West High St. East Hampton, CT 06424. Including letters directed to our pastor. The PO Box in Moodus is closed and there is no U.S. Mail receptacle at the St. Bridget Church location.
At Our Parish
St. Bridget's Ladies Guild Bake Sale: After all Masses at St. Bridget's Jan. 21 & 22. This bake sale is a fundraiser for the Valentine Bags of Love. Each year in February, the Ladies Guild puts together a bag of toiletries and other items that the Food Bank doesn't provide. The Ladies Guild often donates over 50 bags of items to give to the food bank. They collect items throughout the year, Each month a different item. Bars of Soap will be collected in February. There is a bin on the stage in Marian Hall for these donations.
Spaghetti Dinner at St. Patrick's hosted by the Belltown Knights of Columbus: Friday, January 27, 2023 from 4:30 pm to 7:30 pm in the Parish Center. -(reschedule date is Feb. 3rd in case of bad weather) Dinner: Spaghetti/Meatball, Salad, Bread & Dessert. $13/meal, $12 for senior citizens. Kids 5 and under -Free. Prizes and Musical entertainment will be part of the evening. Please bring a non-perishable food item for the food bank.
St. Joseph Service for the Repose of the Soul of Pope Benedict XVI on the 1 Month Anniversary of his death: Tuesday, January 31, 2023 at 7:00 pm in St. Patrick Church, East Hampton
Spaghetti Dinner at St. Bridget's Hosted by the Moodus Knights of Columbus: Saturday, February 11, 2023 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm in Marian Hall - $11 per person/ $1 soda/water. Dinner: Spaghetti/Meatball, Salad, Bread & Dessert served with Juice and Coffee. (eat in or take out)
Marian Devotions: The Legion of Mary, Our Lady of Grace Praesidium meets every Tuesday at 4:00 pm in Columbus Hall at St. Patrick Church. The 13th of the Month Devotion request of Mary "Rosa Mystica" takes place in St. Bridget Church on the 13th of every Month at 4:00 pm to Pray for priests, religious and vocations.
The SJPII Book Club: We are currently reading "The Personal Librarian" by Marie Benedict & Victoria Christopher Murray. The discussion will take place on January 25, 2023 at 7pm in the Parish Center Library.
Called together by God to experience Jesus and His word, in the sacraments of the Church and in each other, we are committed to love God and to embrace all God's people as witnesses of God's mercy.
FAITH FORMATION WEBSITE
Click here for quick access to the St. Patrick/St.Bridget Faith Formation website
47 West High St. East Hampton for both St. Bridget's and St. Patrick's.
MONDAY thru FRIDAY 8:00 am - Noon and 12:30pm - 4:00 pm
February 20, 2023 - President's Day
April 7, 2023 - Good Friday
April 10, 2023 - Monday after Easter
May 18, 2023 - Holy Day of Obligation, The Ascension of Our Lord
May 29, 2023 - Memorial Day
July 4, 2023 - Independance Day
August 15, 2023 Holy Day of Obligation The Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary
Sept. 4, 2023 - Labor Day
Oct. 9, 2023 Columbus Day
Nov. 1, 2023 All Saints Day
Nov. 10, 2023 Veterans Day
Nov. 22, 2023 office closes at noon day before thanksgiving
Nov 23, 2023 - Thanksgiving
Nov. 24, 2023 - day after Thanksgiving
Dec. 8, 2023 - Holy Day of Obligation, The Solemnity of Immaculate Conception
Dec. 25, 2023 Christmas
Dec. 26, 2023 through Jan. 2, 2024 Christmas Holiday Week
- Rev. Darius Dudzik, Pastor
- Deacon Dan D'Amelio, Permanent Deacon
- Mrs. Dani Annino, Director of Faith Formation
- Mrs. Molly Bickford, Director of Confirmation & Youth Ministries
- Mrs. Lori Lechowicz, Office Admin.
- Mrs. Marlene Hale, Office Admin.
- John P. Higgins, Director of Music and Organist
- Mr. Dion Roccapriore, St. Patrick - Sexton
01/26/23 9:30 am
Readings for the Memorial of Saints Timothy and Titus, bishops
Reading I 2 Tm 1:1-8Read More
01/25/23 9:30 am
Reading 1 Acts 22:3-16
01/24/23 9:30 am
Readings for the Memorial of Saint Francis de Sales, bishop and doctor of the Church
Reading 1 Heb 10:1-10Read More