Sunday Vigil Mass
Saturday at 4:30 PM
8:00 AM, 10:00 AM, 11:30 AM (Polish) and 5:30 PM
Monday: Novena with Mass at 7:00 PM
Tuesday: Morning Mass at 7:00 AM in English
Wednesday: Novena with Mass at 7:00 PM in Polish
Thursday: Morning Mass at 7:00 AM in English
Friday: Morning Mass at 7:00 AM in English
Saturday: Morning Mass at 8:00 AM in English
First Friday: 7:00 AM Mass in English followed by
the Litany to Sacred Heart of Jesus; 7:00 PM Mass in Polish
St. Mary-St. Michael School is accepting registration for the 2014-2015 school year. There are openings in all grades, Pre-K through Grade 8.
The Pre-K Program is a multi-age program for children ages 3 and 4. The Program may be full day or half day. To be eligible for full-day Kindergarten, children must be 5 years of age by January 1, 2015. Please call the school office (203-735-6471) to schedule an appointment to tour the school.
There will be an Ice Cream Social for all new students and their families on Wednesday,
August 13 at 6:00 pm in the All Purpose Room.
Back To School Night for all parents is scheduled for Monday, August 18, at 6:30 p.m. in the All Purpose Room.
The first day of school is Wed., August 27. It is a full day of school.
REST IN PEACE
FUNERAL & COMMITTAL SERVICES
Please pray for the repose of the soul of Dawid Jesionka recently buried from our church.
May his soul and all the souls of the faithful departed rest in peace.
ANNIVERSARY SUNDAY CELEBRATION
On Sunday, October 19, at 2:00 p.m. in the Cathedral of St. Joseph, Hartford the Archdiocese of Hartford will honor married couples who are observing their 25th, 50th, 60th, or other special wedding anniversaries in 2014. Archbishop Blair will be the main celebrant. Mass will include the renewal of marriage vows, followed by a simple reception and an opportunity for a photo with Archbishop Blair. Family members and friends are encouraged to attend. Please call the Parish Office to respond to this invitation.
THE ARCHBISHOPS ANNUAL APPEAL
gratefully accepts donations all through the year. This fund provides many programs and services throughout the Archdiocese all year round from the precious life-to-be to our senior citizens. Donations may be sent directly to the Archdiocese of Hartford, 134 Farmington Ave., Hartford, CT 06105 – Attention: Archbishop’s Appeal.
ST. VINCENT DE PAUL FOOD BANK AND THRIFT STORE
- St. Vincent dePaul Shop is closed during the month of August. It will reopen on September 4 at
ASSUMPTION SCHOOL 12TH ANNUAL GOLF CLASSIC
Sunday, October. 5, 1:00 p.m., at Fairview Farm Golf Course in Harwinton, CT. Call Willie Wiacek (203-888-9858) or Bob Davis (203-736-6664) for information and to register.
POLISH COOKING WORKSHOP SPONSORED BY THE POLISH FALCONS NEST #208
- will be held on Saturday, October 18, 2014 in the Church Hall, (time to be determined). This is open to the public and all parishioners and friends are invited to attend. Seating is limited and will be on a first-come, first-serve basis. A nominal fee will be charged and all ingredients will be supplied (you will make it and then enjoy eating it). Registration and additional information will be forthcoming.
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MONDAYS – MASS AND NOVENA
Mass and Miraculous Medal Novena is celebrated at 7:00 p.m. every Monday evening. Recitation of the Rosary begins at 6:45 p.m. All are invited to this beautiful devotion to the Blessed Mother.
Divine Mercy Devotion
The Divine Mercy Devotion will be held Sunday, August 21, 2014 at 3:00 PM. All are invited to attend this beautiful devotion. If you have never attended because you aren't sure how to recite this devotion, there are booklets available to help you through it. All you need to bring is your Rosary Beads.
COMING UP THIS MONTH
August 24: Free-will offering in the second collection to help defray cost of air-conditioning the church.
Monday, September 1: Labor Day. There will be no Novena or Mass (morning or evening) on Labor Day. Please pray your Novena privately. Miraculous Medal Novena and Mass will resume on Monday, September 8.
Sunday, Sept. 21 – Divine Mercy Devotion.
Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sept. 25-26-27 – Forty Hours Eucharistic Devotion with the Solemn Closing of Forty Hours on Sunday, September 28 at 4:30 p.m.
Friday, September 26, 6:00 p.m. Sacrament of the Sick (Healing Mass).
Sunday, September 28, Babies Blessings Mass at either the 10:00 a.m. or 11:30 a.m. Mass.
PARISH OFFICE – SUMMER HOURS
The Parish Office will be open as follows during the months of July and August:
Monday & Tuesday: 9:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Wednesday & Thursday: 9:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
Saint Michael Parish • 75 Derby Avenue • Derby, Connecticut 06418
Rev. Marek Sadowski, CM, Pastor • 203-734-0005