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We will be having 2 bake sales to help raise funds for the shipping of all our boxes. We are looking for groups, ministries and parishioners to help with baking items and leaving them at church before the masses. You will be helping boxes of “Joy” reach needy children for Christmas. Please mark the price on your item. Also please come and buy a delicious treat and help a very worthy project be successful. Our goal is 150 boxes for Our Lady Queen of Peace Parish! First Bake Sale held at St. Mary on Saturday October 12th after 4:00 p.m. mass, and Sunday October 13th after the 10:30 a.m. mass. Please drop off i...

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Anniversary Mass

Posted on October 03, 2019 in: General News

All couples married 25 & 50 years or celebrating any significant anniversary year are invited to attend a Silver and Gold Jubilee Anniversary Mass at the Cathedral of St. Patrick in Norwich on Sunday, October 27, 2019 at 2 P.M. Come and renew your commitment to live your marriage in holiness in a Pontifical Mass celebrated by Bishop Michael R. Cote. Family and friends are invited to share in this special testimony and witness to love and marriage. Dessert and beverages will be served following the Mass in the Cathedral Hall. Register through your parish by Friday, October 11th. For more information, call Mary-Jo McLaug...

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Polish Dinner

Posted on October 03, 2019 in: General News

The St. Jude Council will be hosting a Polish Dinner on Saturday, October 26th, at 5:15 PM in the St. Mary Church Hall. The cost for the dinner is $12.00 for adults, $6.00 for children 12 and under, and includes potato and cheese pierogis, kielbasa and sauerkraut, stuffed cabbage, red bliss potatoes, salad, rye bread and butter, dessert, and coffee, tea, or lemonade. Tickets can be purchased at the door.

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“Faith Sparks”

Posted on October 03, 2019 in: General News

“Faith Sparks”
“Faith Sparks” in the 4 County Catholic newspaper. This past month’s column talks about everyday blessings. “In a world where there is so much going on, we often forget to take time to recognize and acknowledge the many blessings in our lives.” To read this article and find prayers for your children, workday, and mealtime, visit: NorwichDiocese.org/FaithSparks

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All Souls Day Memorial Candles

Posted on October 03, 2019 in: General News

All Souls Day Memorial Candles
St. Mary and St. Thomas Aquinas will again be offering Memorial candles to be lit for one week during the first week of November in remembrance of our departed loved ones. If you would like to purchase a candle your loved ones name will be placed on the candle. The candles are $10 and will remain lit in the church for the entire week. Please contact Eileen at St. Mary or Joyce at St. Thomas to purchase the candles.

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Attention

Posted on October 03, 2019 in: General News

Eucharistic Ministers and Lectors for St. Mary; there will be a meeting on Friday October 25th, at 7 p.m. at St. Mary Church.

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