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Remembering Our Deceased Loved Ones on All Souls Day

Posted by Amanda Bertrand (communications coordinator) on 11/08/22

We had a wonderful turnout for our All Souls Mass on November 2nd, when we read the names listed of those who had a funeral Mass here at St. Anthony's over the last year.  Each year we are given the opportunity to remember and if need be, to say ... Read More »

Congratulations, Trudy Higgins!

Posted by Amanda Bertrand (communications coordinator) on 11/08/22

Trudy Higgins, a parishioner here at St. Anthony Church, is 1 of 4 people receiving the St. Gianna Beretta Molla Award on November 9th at the Annual Archdiocesan Respect Life Mass!

What is the St. Gianna Beretta Molla Award?

The award is presented to people who demonstrate a strong ... Read More »

Volunteers Needed 11/26 to Decorate the Church for Advent!

Posted by Amanda Bertrand (communications coordinator) on 11/08/22

Volunteers are needed to help decorate the Church for the Advent Season as we start to prepare for the celebration of the Birth of Christ!

The Advent season is a time of preparation for our hearts and minds for the anniversary of the Lord's birth on Christmas. It is ... Read More »

Collection for the Archdiocese for Military Services - 11/5 and 11/6!

Posted by Amanda Bertrand (communications coordinator) on 10/25/22

The 2nd collection next weekend, 11/5 and 11/6, is for the Archdiocese for the Military Services. This collection takes place every 3 years and unlike a traditional diocese, the AMS has no geographical boundaries, no parishes or parish registries, and receives no financial support from the U.S. Military or ... Read More »

60th Anniversary Celebration - Thank You's!

Posted by Amanda Bertrand (communications coordinator) on 10/22/22

Our 60th Anniversary dedication of the parish was a beautiful celebration. We have many volunteers to thank. Our Altar servers, sacristans, and usher ministries, for always serving and making the celebration of our Masses run smoothly. Leann Fallon, Heather Fontaine, Sue Maloney, Annette Murphy, and Carol Muzzey for the planning, prepping, serving, and ... Read More »

Think, Pray, Vote

Posted by Amanda Bertrand (communications coordinator) on 10/22/22

The Connecticut Catholic Public Affairs Conference, with the support of the Bishops, has initiated a campaign called "Think Pray Vote" to provide Catholics guidance as they make their decisions during this election season. See the photo below for more details: 

40 Days for Life: Peaceful Prayer Vigil

Posted by Amanda Bertrand (communications coordinator) on 10/17/22

We had a wonderful turnout on October 12 for the peaceful Prayer Vigil held during the 40 Days For Life.  Twenty-one of our parishioners prayed from 9:00 am until 4:30 pm in front of Planned Parenthood on Watertown Avenue in Waterbury. We were joined by others from St. Patrick’s ... Read More »

Thanksgiving Worship Night 11/20

Posted by Amanda Bertrand (communications coordinator) on 10/17/22

Our Parish has been invited to a night of Thanksgiving Worship, hosted by The Cross of Christ Lutheran Church in Waterbury. Please consider joining members from local churches and organizations for this special evening!

A letter from our Music Director 10/17/2022

Posted by Amanda Bertrand (communications coordinator) on 10/17/22

Dear Saint Anthony Parish Family,I would like to extend my sincerest gratitude to all who were able to make the musical performance on Saturday’s Anniversary Mass a musical success. I would like to thank the Saint Anthony’s Choir, my colleagues at the Waterbury Arts Magnet School, the choir from ... Read More »

Living Rosary 10/25

Posted by Amanda Bertrand (communications coordinator) on 10/17/22

The Rosary is more than prayers said in repetition. It is a meditation on the life of Christ and his mother. The Living Rosary brings this beautiful prayer to life by involving everyone — body and soul. The Rosary, when prayed together as believers, has proven to be most ... Read More »