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Blood Drive

Posted on December 30, 2020 in: General News

Blood Drive
Blood Drive at St. Mary Church Monday, January 11, 2021 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. The American Red Cross now faces a severe blood shortage due to an unprecedented number of blood drive cancellations during this coronavirus outbreak. Go to redcross.org, put in the zip code 06238Coventry, then choose St. Mary and make your appointment today. Walkins will be accepted also. Donating blood is a safe process and people should not hesitate to give or receive blood. Right now, eligible and healthy donors are strongly urged to make an appointment to give soon.

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First Friday for January 1st, 2021

Posted on December 30, 2020 in: General News

First Friday for January 1st, 2021
Just a reminder that First Friday will be held in the church at St. Mary’s on Friday, January 1, 2021. Let’s start off 2021 with prayers, petitions and thanksgiving to God for a great New Year!

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Catholic Charities

Posted on December 17, 2020 in: General News

Catholic Charities
Catholic Charities are in need of Toys for Birth to 12 years old and gift cards for Teens. (If anyone will be giving gift cards to please leave them with Eileen or Joyce. There will be boxes at both churches to collect the toys in but please do not leave the gift cards in the boxes; hand them to Eileen at St. Mary or Joyce at St. Thomas. The Mission of Catholic Charities is to provide service to people in need, to advocate for justice in social structures, and to call the entire church and other people of good will to do the same. Any questions? Contact Susan Palmer at: ...

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Delivering Cheer Drive-By

Posted on December 09, 2020 in: General News

Delivering Cheer Drive-By
Come! Join the fun from the safety for your car. On December 19th, (snow date, Dec. 20th, leaving after 10:30 a.m. Mass), Our Lady Queen Of Peace parishioners will form a motorcade at St. Mary Church at 10:45a.m. leaving at 11a.m. to head over to Orchard Hill Estates and bring Christmas cheer to the residents; honking our horns and waving to the residents. You can make a poster, decorate your car or just come and join in the fun! If you need more information, call Judy at 860-742-8412 (if no answer, leave a message and I’ll get back to you).

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Penance Service

Posted on December 09, 2020 in: General News

Penance Service
There will be an Advent Penance service on Tuesday, December 15th at 7 p.m. at St. Thomas. The service will also be streamed live.

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Into The Breach Virtual Mini-Retreat
Into The Breach Virtual Mini-Retreat Family Monday, December 28th, 2020 8:00 p.m. The Into The Breach Virtual MiniRetreat is a short spiritual retreat you can do from the comfort of your home. A series of 12 sessions on the 4th Monday of each month at 8 p.m. and will last for about one hour. Pre-registration is required so we know who to send the email invitation to. Inspired by the Apostolic Exhortation for Catholic men written by Bishop Olmsted of Phoenix, the Knights of Columbus produced a video series which seeks to answer the question of what it means to be a man...

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Give the Gift of Membership this Season
Invite a Catholic man to become a Knights of Columbus. Free Online Membership for new online membership application submitted the entire month of December. (regular dues are $30/year.) Visit: kofc.org/joinus and enter code MCGIVNEY2020 Enter Preferred Council of #4313 for Coventry or #14209 for UConn. Questions? Contact David Imhof at: imhofd@aol.com or 860-604-4710

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Upcoming Programs at Holy Family Passionist Retreat Center
Due to the pandemic, retreats are being offered online via Zoom. There are a variety of programs to choose from: Saturday retreats, which are in place of the traditional weekend; Evenings of Reflection; online Masses; and a Christmas Concert. In the past three years, seventeen women from our parish have enjoyed the weekend retreat, and this year our retreat date is Saturday, January 9, 2021, from 9 am to 12:30 pm, although you can attend on any other Saturday when a women’s retreat is offered. The theme is “Together We Rise”, and for those who have not ...

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