Home/Stay Informed/All Diocesan Articles

All Diocesan Articles

 

 
'Happy Hour for Couples' Will Enrich Relationships
Couples, are you looking for a unique date night idea that will enrich both your relationship and your spiritual lives? Grab your favorite beverage and join other couples for an uplifting Couples’ Happy Hour that will inspire you and offer different perspectives about romance, relationships an...

Read More

Marriage Encounter
Why Don't Our Adult Children Go To Church?  A Virtual Program
Catholic Family Services and the Office of Faith Events is sponsoring a virtual workshop with Deacon Dennis Dolan and Catholic Family Services Coordinator, Mary- Jo McLaughlin on October 5, from 7- 8:30 PM.  The evening will offer thoughts, insights and hope for parents burdened with the kno...

Read More

Mass, Catholic, youth, faith
Awakening: How is the Holy Spirit at work in your life?
A new program beginning next month hopes to awaken participants to the presence of the Holy Spirit in their lives. Called “Awakening: How is the Holy Spirit at Work in Your Life?” the program seeks to help participants deepen their faith lives, rediscover God’s unconditional lov...

Read More

Norwich, Catholic, faith
The Importance of the Eucharistic Revival - Hope & Faith Video Series
This week on the Hope and Faith Series, Andrea Hoisl, Director of the Office of Faith Events, speaks about why the Eucharistic Revival is important. View previous videos or more articles on Faith by visiting NorwichDiocese.org/FaithSparks    

Read More

40 Days for Life: Praying to Save Babies
Once again we begin the 40 Days For Life Campaign, across our Diocese, America, and around the World, to peacefully pray for the end of abortion.  Following the Supreme Court override of Roe vs. Wade back in June, some abortion advocates throughout the country began protests, attacked some e...

Read More

Norwich, Catholic
St. John School: Where Everybody is Somebody
My dear friends, this month we focus the spotlight on another one of the outstanding educational institutions in the diocese, St. John School, Old Saybrook. St. John Catholic School was founded in 1964-1972 and re-established in 1994. In 1999 a new wing was added to the school and the science lab...

Read More

schools

Calendar of Events

Posted on September 16, 2022 in: Around the Diocese

Calendar of Events
  Brothers in Christ   Brothers in Christ: A Men’s Virtual Faith Group Meets monthly on the second Thursday of the month. Join this gathering of men who will share faith, personal experiences, and discussion. If you are interested in developing fellowship and discipleship wi...

Read More

Coming Sept. 28: Unbound, A Practical Guide to Deliverance
“Is something missing in your life, and you can’t seem to figure out what it is?"   UNBOUND   A Practical Guide to Deliverance! DO you want to be FREE of… anxiety- fear- anger- unforgiveness- jealousy? September 27, 2022 7- 8:30 PM St. Sebastian Chu...

Read More

Sept. 19 is Deadline to Register for Anniversary Mass
The September 19 deadline for registering for the 2022 Silver and Golden Jubilee Anniversary Mass is fast approaching. This is a firm date, so please register soon if you plan to attend. The Mass, which will take place October 16 at the Cathedral of St. Patrick in Norwich, is open to all couples ...

Read More

40 Days For Life to Start September 28
This year, the 40 Days for Life Campaign runs from Wednesday, September 28 through Sunday, November 6. We hope you will join us again in praying and fasting during this peaceful prayer vigil for life throughout these 40 days.  The Norwich 40 Days For Life Campaign will begin with a Vigil Mas...

Read More

Pro-Life
Page 1 of 96First   Previous   [1]  2  3  4  5  6  7  8  9  10  Next   Last   
An error has occurred. Error: All Diocesan Articles Master Module is currently unavailable.

Most Viewed Articles of the Last 30 Days

Calendar of Events

Posted on September 16, 2022 in: Around the Diocese

5824

Calendar of Events
  Brothers in Christ   Brothers in Christ: A Men’s Virtual Faith Group Meets monthly on the second Thursday of the month. Join this gathering of men who will share faith, personal experiences, and discussion. If you are interested in developing fellowship and discipleship with other men devoted to Christ, register by emailing Liza Roach at lroach@norwichdiocese.net or call 860-848-2237 ext. 305.      Virtual Program Explores Mary’s Seven Sorrows  The Catholic Family Services office is offering a virtual seven-week...

Read More

Sept. 19 is Deadline to Register for Anniversary Mass
The September 19 deadline for registering for the 2022 Silver and Golden Jubilee Anniversary Mass is fast approaching. This is a firm date, so please register soon if you plan to attend. The Mass, which will take place October 16 at the Cathedral of St. Patrick in Norwich, is open to all couples married 25 & 50 years or celebrating any significant anniversary year. Bishop Michael Cote will celebrate this annual Mass which honors the enduring love of married couples.  To register, send the following information:  husband and wife’s name, address, te...

Read More

Let His Love Shine Through What You Do - Colleen Puscas
Music, especially Liturgical music, has always been a passion for Colleen Puscas. Some 30 years ago, she was the director of liturgy and music at Christ the Teacher Parish/Newman Center at Northern Illinois University. Then her husband, Michael, had a job opportunity in Connecticut, so she and her family moved to Colchester. One Sunday morning, after moving there, the family was running late preparing their four children for church, so they ended up attending a later Mass, 11 a.m. at St. Andrew Church. That was the first time Colleen heard the choir sing for Mass, and al...

Read More

advent

'Happy Hour for Couples' Will Enrich Relationships

Posted on September 22, 2022 in: Events

598

'Happy Hour for Couples' Will Enrich Relationships
Couples, are you looking for a unique date night idea that will enrich both your relationship and your spiritual lives? Grab your favorite beverage and join other couples for an uplifting Couples’ Happy Hour that will inspire you and offer different perspectives about romance, relationships and family life.  The Diocesan Catholic Family Services Office is sponsoring a virtual Couples’ Happy Hour the second Friday every other month beginning September 9 from 7-8:30 p.m.. Each evening will include a presentation on topics relevant to today’s couples,...

Read More

Marriage Encounter
Bishop's Column-I Was a Stranger and You Welcomed Me
September 2022 Four County Catholic I Was a Stranger and You Welcomed Me My dear brothers and sisters in Christ, Maintaining the dignity of life through its entire earthly journey is one of the essential callings of our beliefs. At the core, it defines our Catholic faith and who we are –– sons and daughters of a loving God. A recent development in our diocese serves as a wonderful example of the dignity of life and the biblical teaching of hospitality. What is hospitality? Going beyond the secular understanding of hospitality, which is to extend k...

Read More

Bishop

Diakonia - Prison Ministry

Posted on September 08, 2022 in: Vocations

483

Diakonia - Prison Ministry
Prison Ministry Having been a high school religion teacher for 18 years, I was in diaconal formation when my second high school was closed and I was jobless. At a retreat for deacon candidates and lay ministers on Ender’s Island, I was mulling over where I would do my six-week ministry rotation. I believed that deacons needed to go where no one else would go and where the need was great. One of the lay ministers I had met was a deputy warden at JB Gates. So I asked him about doing something at his institution. After teaching a class called, “How to M...

Read More

Our Advertisers Support Our Ministries

Please Support Our Advertisers

 
Signup for Weekly Newsletter


    Recently Added Galleries
    Click to view album: Mass of Ordination  for Fr. Jacob Ramos
    Click to view album: Mass of Ordination for Father Lawrence Barile
    Click to view album: Palm Sunday
    Click to view album: Blessing of the Fleet
    Latest Articles
    'Happy Hour for Couples' Will Enrich Relationships
    Why Don't Our Adult Children Go To Church? A Virtual Program
    Awakening: How is the Holy Spirit at work in your life?
    The Importance of the Eucharistic Revival - Hope & Faith Video Series
    40 Days for Life: Praying to Save Babies

    Roman Catholic Diocese of Norwich
    201 Broadway
    Norwich, CT 06360-4328
    Phone: 860-887-9294