Whoever You Are, You Are Loved By Him & Welcomed Here…

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Click here for Msgr. Walter’s Sept. 7th Statement on Abuse Crisis


Walking With Purpose Women’s Scripture Study
Join us for “Opening Your Heart” offered mornings and evenings, beginning: Tuesday, Oct. 2 at 9:30am OR Wednesday, Oct. 3 at 7:30pm.
Click HERE to Register and learn more about Opening Your Heart!


2018-19 RCIA (Rite of Christian Initiation for Adults)
Are you, or do you know of someone interested in learning more about Jesus Christ and the Catholic Church?
Or are you a Catholic adult (18 yrs +) who never received the sacrament of Confirmation? For more information, please contact Fr. Sunil: 203-838-3788, ext. 114. Click HERE FOR RCIA 2018-2019 Application.


ONLINE GIVING
We are grateful for your support and offer Online Giving, a secure and convenient way to give. Click on the green “Welcome to Online Giving” button below to create a new account or log in to an existing one.


St. Matthew Recreation Center & Renovations
July 22 Update From Msgr. Walter:
 Planning & Zoning approved the motion for the Rec Center to move forward. Next steps: Construction Drawings; we plan to break ground in late fall. Construction should take 9-12 months.  Online Pledges and Giving is now available. Thank you for your prayers and support!

Click here for Brochure

Click Here for Online Pledge and Giving

Click Here for Preliminary Case for Support


Anyone over the age of 18 who offers to Volunteer at any event at the Church is required by the Diocese to have a background check and complete the training program BEFORE THEY CAN VOLUNTEER. You will need to REGISTER ONLINE BEFORE taking a one-time Safe Environments Training Class. 
Questions or need assistance? Can’t attend either of these classes? Please be in touch with Erma Moore, our Virtus Coordinator: 203-838-3788, ext. 107 or email: ErmaMoore@gmail.com.

 

Celebrate the Great Sacrament of Reconciliation
Saturdays: 3:15-4pm, First Tuesdays, and by appointment.

Msgr. Walter: “Confession is a Celebration of God’s goodness to all of us. We come to Confession not necessarily because we are bad. We come because GOD IS GOOD!


This week’s bulletin, October 21, 2018, features photos from Confirmation Night & photos from the early part of Msgr.’s Pilgrimage to the Holy Land….also, take a look at Fr. Flores’ beautiful  letter to Parishioners on the last page: “I guess what I am trying to say is that you not only saved my parish, but my priesthood.

Congratulations, to our 2018 Confirmation Class! Read about their journey in the October 14 bulletin!


Our 2018 St. Matthew Service Award Honorees are featured in this week’s bulletin: October 7, 2018.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Catch up on the latest News at St. Matthew, September 30, 2018

St. Matthew News for September 23, 2018.


Stay connected with what’s happening on Catechetical Sunday: September 16, 2018


Catch up on the latest news, “Be strong, fear not! Here is your God…He comes to save you.” Sept. 9, 2018


Here’s our Carnival edition! Sept. 2, 2018


 Memorializing a Loved One

Flowers

Consider donating the Sanctuary flowers in honor of someone you love.  The Offering is $150.00.  Your loved one’s name will appear in the bulletin during the week of the gift.Candle

Consider lighting the Sanctuary Candle in Memory of your loved one.  The candle will burn for one week near the Tabernacle.  Our beeswax Sanctuary Candle burns 24/7.  The Offering for the candle is $25.00.  Your loved one’s name will appear in the bulletin during the week of the gift.


 

Annual Parish Picnic, Sunday, Sept. 24 1-5PM

Stop by your Community of Faith for Fellowship, Food & Fun! Pony Rides…Train Rides for the Whole Family…Extra-large Obstacle Course…Bouncy-Bouncy for Kids…Face painting…Horseshoes, Bocce, Volleyball..Great Food and more…