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Msgr. Kevin Wallin sentenced to 65 months  HARTFORD–An emotional outpouring of love and promises to help saved Msgr. Kevin Wallin from a decade behind bars for discarding his religious responsibilities for the addictive lure of crystal methamphetamine.  “You are indeed a very blessed person,” Senior U. S. District Judge Alfred Covello told the 63-year old […] [Read More]
Knight of Columbus at Palm Sunday 2014

K of C to hold Stations of the Cross in Bpt Sunday

BRIDGEPORT-The Knights of Columbus CT State Council will conduct their 2nd Annual Outdoor Stations of the Cross and Benediction at ST Margaret Shrine, 2523 Park Avenue, Sunday at 2 p.m. The Celebrant will be Monsignor Peter Cullen, the Knights of Columbus CT State Chaplain. More than 400 people attended the event last year. [Read More]
Pamela Walton

Author Pamela Walton at the Milford Library Monday

From a press release: Pamela Walton, author of “Light Travel : Lessons from the Field” will visit the Milford Library on Monday, April 6 at 7 PM. This is the second book is her series “Life Lessons.” Walton has been a Christian Minister for many years. She came to Connecticut as an evangelist, arriving in […] [Read More]
Kelly Aarons

Lauralton’s Kelly Aarons wins President’s Volunteer Service Award

From a press release: Milford — Kelly Aarons of Bridgeport and a student at Lauralton Hall, Class of ’16 has been honored for her exemplary volunteer service with a President’s Volunteer Service Award. This award, which recognizes Americans of all ages who have volunteered significant amounts of their time to serve their communities and their […] [Read More]

VOTF conference set for March 14

FAIRFIELD-Voice of the Faithful will conduct their 13th annual conference March 14 and feature The director of Fairfield University’s Catholic studiespro gram  Paul Lakeland will speak on “A Place of Mercy Freely Given: the Church in the Vision of Pope Francis.  The event will run from 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. In the Dolan School […] [Read More]
Archbishop Leonard P. Blair

Archbishop Blair, Cindi Bigelow to speak at FACS breakfast

From a press release: Bloomfield – Archbishop Leonard P. Blair and the Foundation for the Advancement of Catholic Schools (FACS) are hosting the annual Archbishop’s St. Patrick’s Day Breakfast on Tuesday, March 17, 2015 at the Connecticut Convention Center in Hartford. Proceeds from this event will provide support for FACS to offer scholarships and fund […] [Read More]
Categories: Hartford, Roman Catholic
St. John Paul II School, a Catholic pre-kindergarten through grade 8 school in New Britain, announces that it will be closing at the end of the 2014-15 academic year.

Hartford Archdiocese to close school in New Britain

From a press release: New Britain — St. John Paul II School, a Catholic pre-kindergarten through grade 8 school in New Britain, announces that it will be closing at the end of the 2014-15 academic year because the sponsoring parish, Holy Cross, is no longer able to sustain its school. After substantial, careful consultation with […] [Read More]

Humanists & Freethinkers list winter schedule

Here’s the latest schedule from the Humanists & Freethinkers of Fairfield County: Mon, January 12: A showing of the Oscar-nominated movie “The Last Campaign of Governor Booth Gardner”, followed by a conversation with Tim Appleton, Manager of Compassion & Choices – Connecticut about aid-in-dying. Wednesday, January 28 Book Club HFFC top choice based on suggestions […] [Read More]