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Lenten Mass & Confession Schedule (in Church)

Daily Masses (Note: *Monday Novena Mass Time Changed to 6pm during Lent.)
Monday-Friday: 8am; 12:10pm
Monday Novena (Miraculous Medal): 6pm

Confessions during Lent
Saturday: 3:15pm-4pm
Sunday: 4:15pm-5pm
First Tuesday of the month: 7pm-8pm
Reconciliation Monday of Holy Week, March 26: 3pm-9pm

Stations of the Cross
Friday: 7pm

Palm Sunday of the Lord’s Passion,  March 25 
(Palms will be distributed at all Masses)
Saturday: 4:00PM

Sunday: 7:30AM, 9:00AM, 10:30AM, 12NOON & 5:00PM

Daily Masses during Holy Week
Monday: 8:00AM,  12:10PM, (No 6pm Novena)
8:00AM & 12:10PM
  8:00AM & 12:10PM

Monday, March 26 – Reconciliation Monday
3pm-9PM (6 hours)

Wednesday, March 28 –  Chrism Mass at St. Augustine Cathedral

Holy Thursday, March 29
No Morning Mass
7:30PM – Evening Mass of the Lord’s Supper
9PM-Midnight – Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament in the Chapel 

Good Friday of the Passion  of the Lord, March 30
12Noon – Outdoor Stations of the Cross
3:00PM – Solemn Liturgy with Holy Communion
7:30PM – Solemn Liturgy with Holy Communion

Holy Saturday Easter Vigil, March 31
2PM – Blessing of Food in Church
7:30PM – The Easter Vigil Mass  

The Resurrection of the Lord
6AM Sunrise Mass at the Grotto
7:30AM; 9AM; 10:30AM; 12Noon Masses (no 5pm Mass)

12:10PM Mass Only. The Parish Office will be closed.

Teen Transcribed Bible
Click here for information about the history-making Teen Transcribed Bible.
Please register here by April 2nd to be a part of this amazing project!


Proposed Parish Recreation & Activity Center
 Msgr. Walter recently shared his vision for the proposed Recreation Center & Enhancements to the Church, Chapel & Parish Center and answered questions from Parishioners at a well-attended Town Hall Meeting. 

Keep up-to-date with the latest Parish News, March 11, 2018

Stay connected with our Parish News, March 4, 2018.

Stay connected with our Parish NEWS, February 25, 2015

Here’s the latest NEWS from St. Matthew Church, February 18, 2018.




Parish Office Hours
Monday-Thursday 9am-4pm;
Friday 9am-1pm.

Protecting God’s Children
All Parish Volunteers over the age of 18 are 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? Contact Erma Moore, our Virtus Coordinator:


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Recreation Center & Enhancements to the Church, Chapel & Parish
Exciting Times on the Horizon at St. Matthew!! Msgr. Walter will hold a Town Hall Meeting to share his vision and answer your questions about St. Matthew proposed Recreation Center & Enhancements to the Church, Chapel & Parish Center  on Sunday, Feb. 25 at 1PM in the Great Room. Come One, Come All!


Keep up with our latest Feb. 11, 2018  NEWS, including our Ash Wednesday Bus Schedule.

Our February 4, 2018 NEWS, including Lenten Opportunities and additional Mass & Reconciliation times (p,5).

Our January 28, 2018 ST. MATTHEW NEWS…


Keep current with St. Matthew NEWS: January 21, 2018

ST. MATTHEW NEWS: January 14, 2018


Helping Our Neighbors

From Msgr. Walter… To anyone who was displaced by the massive fire on Richards Avenue, you have a welcome home at St. Matthew. Whatever you need, call us. 203-838-3788, ext. 101. If you know someone in need, please let them know we’re here to help ease their burden. Want to help those effected by the devastating fire? Contact me. You and I will work together. Because that’s what the Church does.
In His Love,
Msgr. Walter

Memorializing a Loved One


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.


Labor Day Mass

Labor Day Mass will be celebrated at 9:00 am on Monday, September 4th – please join us! There will be no regular 6:30PM Novena Mass because of the holiday. Our Parish Office will be closed Monday.