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Third Friday Adoration - June

Posted on June 13, 2024 in: General News

Third Friday Adoration - June
We gather on the first & third Friday of each month to adore our Lord Jesus in the Blessed Sacrament. This is a great opportunity for peaceful reflection, personal prayer or just relaxing in Jesus’ presence, speaking, and listening to him. Our next Adorations are scheduled for: Third...

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Haiti Mission Meeting

Posted on June 12, 2024 in: General News

Haiti Mission Meeting
Thursday, June 20th at 4:30pm in Classroom 10 St. Matthew Parish Center Questions:  Sue @ (860) 371-1111  

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Prayer Service for Fr. White

Posted on June 11, 2024 in: General News

Prayer Service for Fr. White
Tuesday, June 25th at 6:00pm Fr. White’s Grave Site in the St. Bernard Cemetery Please join our Clergy and the Perpetual Care Committee in remembering St. Bernard's former pastor, Father John White. We look forward to seeing you there!  

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Offices Closed - June 19th

Posted on June 10, 2024 in: General News

Offices Closed - June 19th
All Church offices will be closed on Wednesday, June 19th in observance of Juneteenth. If you need assistance, please leave a message and someone will get back to you. St. Bernard Church—(860) 875-0753 Ext. 1 St. Matthew Church—(860) 872-0200 Ext. 2  

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Independence Day Mass

Posted on June 09, 2024 in: General News

Independence Day Mass
Thursday, July 4th at 9:00am St. Bernard Cemetery Our community will celebrate a special Mass on July 4th at St. Bernard Cemetery for all those buried in our cemetery and for all deceased members of our area parishes. Plan to arrive early and bring your lawn chairs. Please note the location...

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July in the Sky Fireworks- Come Watch with Us!
Tuesday, July 9th ( Rain Date:  July 11th) Join us at St. Bernard Church to view the fireworks at the best spot in Rockville. Bring your blankets and chairs. Hot dogs, hamburgers, and other refreshments for sale. We will fire up the grill at 5:00pm. We hope you can join us!

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Blessed Sacrament Parish Bible Study - Fall 2024 - Registration Opens June 8th
Ephesians: Discover Your Inheritance Paul’s letter to the Ephesians reveals the amazing inheritance we have been given in the Church.  We invite you to uncover the amazing gifts God has given you by joining us for Ephesians: Discover Your Inheritance. You will not only discover your un...

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VBS:  K-6 & Grades 6-8 Registration and Teen Volunteer Sign ups
Attention Families with Kids in Grades K-6 VBS 2024:  Feasting on Faith - Registration is now OPEN! July 15th-19th from 9am to Noon in the St. Bernard Parish Center Click here to register Attention Families with Kids in Grades 6-8 Come experience FAITH IN ACTION! A...

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All Workshops Now Scheduled

Posted on June 04, 2024 in: General News

All Workshops Now Scheduled
We are having workshops for members of these ministries from both of our parishes (Blessed Sacrament & St. Maurice) on the following dates: Lectors:  Monday, June 10th at 6:30pm at St. Maurice Church in Bolton Music Ministry:  Wednesday, July 10th at 6:00pm at St. Bernard Churc...

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Great Service Opportunity For Teens In Grades 7-12!
Teens in grades 7-12 are needed to be group leaders for Vacation Bible School July 15th-19th! You can volunteer for one day, two days or all the days! It’s up to you! Click here to sign up to be part of the VBS Staff!  

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Letter from Fr. Rick

Posted on June 01, 2024 in: General News

Letter from Fr. Rick
Dear Parish Family, On behalf of my family, I wanted to share a sincere thank you to all of you for the many acts of kindness and love you extended to us during the passing of my dad. We were all very humbled and moved by the prayers and support we received from you. My dad always instilled in us...

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Early Bulletin Submission Deadline
Requests for announcements to be included in the July 6/7 bulletin must be submitted by noon on Monday, June 24th to be considered. Email requests to:  bulletin@cath-comm.org  

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Living Our Faith Series

Posted on May 21, 2024 in: General News

Living Our Faith Series
Please check out the newest video in our Living Our Faith series. This episode presents powerful and inspirational thoughts on praying the Rosary – to honor the Blessed Virgin Mary during the month of May. Click here to watch the video If you have ideas or suggestions for video...

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Faith Formation - Help Wanted
As we wrap up one Faith Formation year we look ahead to the next. For our program to be a success we need many hands to help along the way. If you have been wondering how you can serve the Lord and our parish, please consider becoming a catechist or an aide for our upcoming Faith Formation Year. ...

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Online Giving & Text Giving

Posted on May 11, 2024 in: General News

Online Giving & Text Giving
Did you know—you can support Blessed Sacrament Parish by donating online or on your cellphone. To use our text to give option, text the word “give” to 860-300-3737. You will be sent a link to our online giving portal where you can complete your donation. To sign up for a one ...

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Reflections on the Sunday Readings
Check out Deacon Ron's reflections on the weekly Sunday on our website. Click here to go to his reflections  

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Baptism Preparation Classes - 2024
Classes for registered parents who wish to have their child(ren) baptized are scheduled on the following Wednesdays at 7:00pm: July - No Class August 14 September 11 October 9 November 13 December 11 Call Cheryl at 860-872-0200, Ext. 2 to pre-register. Baptisms are ...

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Would you like to be a gift bearer at Mass?
If you would, before Mass begins, please let the ushers know and they will give you instructions.

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Mattie’s Togs Thrift Shop

Posted on December 21, 2023 in: General News

Mattie’s Togs Thrift Shop
Located on the Dunn Hill side of St. Matthew Church, Tolland In addition to infant clothing and children’s clothing sizes up to 18 - 20, we have Winter and Summer shoes, hats and mittens and even Baptismal and 1st Communion dresses. Fill a bag for $5. Open on Saturdays 9-1. Bring a Friend. ...

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Mass & Sanctuary Lamp Intentions

Posted on August 11, 2023 in: General News

Mass & Sanctuary Lamp Intentions
In addition to Mass Intentions, both of our Churches have a Sanctuary Lamp that is available to memorialize a loved one or for a special intention. When requested, the intention will be printed in the bulletin and the lamp will burn for a week. To reserve a Mass or Sanctuary Lamp, call: For St...

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Children's Missalettes Available

Posted on August 10, 2023 in: General News

Children's Missalettes Available
A parishioner has donated copies of the booklet "The Mass for Children" to our parish for use in the pews during Mass. Please feel free to use a copy for your child to look at during Mass, and kindly return the book before leaving Church. We hope our parish children can enjoy followi...

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Our Bulletin is Available Online

Posted on December 24, 2022 in: General News

Our Bulletin is Available Online
You can view our bulletin on our website (click here). Or you can sign up to have our publisher email our bulletin to you. To sign up: Click here to go to our parishes section on our bulletin publisher’s website Click on the Subscribe button (in the Recent Publications section) Enter...

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Blessed Sacrament Catholic Parish Prayer Network
To request prayers or join the Prayer Network, email: prayer@cath-comm.org or call the parish office at (860) 875-0753 Ext 1.  

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