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Cathedral Confession Schedule

Sundays 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Wednesdays 11:30 am – 12:00 pm
Saturdays 2:30 pm – 3:45 pm

The priest will need time to prepare to celebrate Mass after each of these scheduled times, which will make any last-minute arrivals difficult to accommodate. Please plan to arrive early and be considerate of the posted times. Thank you.

 

Welcome Fr. Michael Casey to the Cathedral Parish


Fr. Shanley is happy to announce that Fr. Michael Casey will be our new Parochial Vicar at the Cathedral of St. Joseph. His start date is this Monday, March 13th. Fr. Casey is excited to begin his time of ministry at the Cathedral and greatly looks forward to meeting and working with all who worship here. Please take the time to welcome him to our parish family!
Fr. Casey was born and raised in Waterbury, CT. He studied at St. Charles Seminary in Philadelphia for four years and was then sent to the North American College in Rome, where he completed his priestly formation. Fr. Casey was ordained a priest on May 11, 2013 and the following year remained in Rome to complete a license in moral theology. Since his return home from Rome, he has served at St. James Parish in Manchester and most recently at the Basilica of the Immaculate Conception in: Next Sunday, March 19th at 3 pm, please join us at the Cathedral of St. Joseph for the 2017 Archdiocesan St. Waterbury. Fr. Casey has also served this past year as chaplain to Sacred Heart High School in Waterbury.

 

 

Cathedral of St. Joseph
2017 Lenten Activities

Sacrament of Reconciliation
Every Sunday from 10:00-10:30 am except for April 9th & 16th when there will not be Confession
Lenten Confession with Eucharistic Adoration every Monday from 6-7 pm during Lent
Every Wednesday from 11:30 am-12 pm
Every Saturday from 2:30-3:45 pm except for April 15th when Confession will be from 10-11 am

Stations of the Cross
Every Friday from 7-8 pm during Lent
Live Stations of the Cross on Saturday, April 8th at 5 pm
Ecumenical Stations of the Cross on Friday, April 14th at 12:30 pm
Stations of the Cross on Friday, April 14th at 7pm

Lenten Mission
Thursday, March 9th at 7 pm presented by
Rev. Michael Casey, Parochial Vicar, Basilica of the Immaculate Conception
Thursday, March 16th at 7 pm presented by Rev. Michael Ruminski, Administrator, Our Lady of Hope
Thursday, March 23rd at 7 pm presented by Rev. Ryan Lerner, Chancellor, Archdiocese of Hartford

Lenten Organ Music Meditations
Saturday, March 4th at 2:30 pm presented by
Lorraine Mihaliak, Organ Scholar, Cathedral
of St. Joseph
Saturday, March 11th at 2:30 pm presented by Ezequiel Menéndez, Organist & Director of Music, Cathedral of St. Joseph
Saturday, March 18th at 2:30 pm presented by Loreto Aramendi, San Sebastian, Spain
Saturday, March 25th at 2:30 pm presented by
Jeremiah Mead, Madison, CT
Saturday, April 1st at 2:30 pm presented by
Ezequiel Menéndez, Organist & Director of Music, Cathedral of St. Joseph

Cathedral of St. Joseph
2017 Holy Week


Saturday, April 8th
Daily Mass at 9 am
Confession from 2:30-3:45 pm

Palm Sunday of the Passion of the Lord
Vigil Mass at 4 pm
Palm Sunday, April 9th
Palm Sunday of the Passion of the Lord
Masses at 7:30 am & 10 am
There will not be Confession.
The Mass at 10 am will be televised.

Monday, April 10th
Daily Masses at 7:30 am & 12:10 pm
Lenten Confession with Eucharistic
Adoration from 6-7 pm

Tuesday, April 11th
Daily Mass at 7:30 am
Chrism Mass at 11 am
There will not be a Daily Mass at 12:10 pm.

Wednesday, April 12th
Daily Masses at 7:30 am & 12:10 pm
Confession from 11:30 am-12 pm

Holy Thursday, April 13th
Mass of the Lord's Passion at 7 pm
The Church will remain open until 10 pm.

Good Friday, April 14th
Ecumenical Stations of the Cross at 12:30 pm
Solemn Liturgy of the Lord's Passion at 3 pm

Holy Saturday, April 15th
Confession from 10-11 am
Easter Vigil Mass at 8 pm
There will not be a Daily Mass at 9 am.

Easter Sunday, April 16th
Easter Sunday of the Resurrection of the Lord Masses at 7:30 am & 10 am
There will not be Confession.
The Mass at 10 am will be televised.

Spring Adult Confirmation Tuesday, April 25, 2017 at 7 pm

Spring Adult Confirmation Classes for baptized Roman Catholics who are over 18 and have made their First Communion will be held at the following locations:
1. St. Mark the Evangelist - 467 South Quaker Lane in West Hartford
Tuesdays 7‐9 pm on Mar. 14, 21, 28; Apr. 4, 11, 18
2. Sacred Heart - 13 Wolcott Street in Waterbury
Wednesdays 7-9 pm on Mar. 15, 22, 29; Apr. 5, 12, 19
3. Old Saint Peter School - 28 St. John Place, Torrington
Sundays 10 am-12 pm on Mar. 12, 19, 26, Apr. 2, 9, 16
4. Saint Bridget - 175 Main Street in Cheshire
Wednesdays from 7-9 pm on Mar. 8, 15, 22, 29; Apr. 5, 12
Registration forms are available at the Rectory Office or online at catholicedaohct.org. If you have any questions, please contact Nicole Perone, Archdiocesan Director of Adult Faith Formation, at 860-242-5573 or email Nicole.Perone@aohct.org. The Sacrament of Confirmation is scheduled to be celebrated at the Cathedral of St. Joseph on April 25th at 7 pm.

 

Alive in Christ: Sunday, April 30th from 1-8 pm

All high school students are invited to join us for an exciting one-day Catholic Youth Rally with engaging worship, speakers, music, & faith-filled fellowship with teens from around the Archdiocese of Hartford on Sunday, April 30, 2017 from 1-8 pm at the Cathedral of St. Joseph. Tickets are $25. For registration forms & details, please see your parish youth minister or visit hartfordpriest.com. Forms and payment are due by April 18, 2017.





 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
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