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Celebrate the Sacrament of Reconciliation
Deanery Day of Reconciliation Friday, March 8th from 7am-7pm at St. Bernard Church  You are invited to come celebrate the sacrament of reconciliation on this special day.priests from the Vernon Deanery will be available from 7am through 7pm to hear confessions. We hope you will be able to...

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Friday Stations of the Cross

Posted on February 28, 2024 in: General News

Friday Stations of the Cross
Starting Friday, February 16th Prayerful meditation through the Stations of the Cross is our beautiful tradition during Fridays in Lent. Come, pray, and meditate on the sacrifice Christ made for us. St. Matthew Church St. Bernard Church 9:30am 7:00pm ...

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Easter Gift Card Collection

Posted on February 26, 2024 in: General News

Easter Gift Card Collection
The weekend of March 9th and 10th our Justice & Peace Ministry will be collecting gift cards for Vernon Social Services, Tolland Human Services, & Manchester Office of CT Dept of Children & Families (for families in Vernon & Tolland) with distribution to families in Tolland and Verno...

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St. Bernard Women's Guild Layette Collection & Meeting
Annual Layette Collection for Catholic Charities Donations needed for infants and toddlers: diapers sizes 4, 5, 6; clothing for newborn-2 years; baby formula; baby wipes, shampoos & lotions. Please place donations in labeled boxes in the St. Bernard Church Hall by March 5th. For mo...

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St. Matthew Women's Guild Meeting & Events
Easter Chocolate Lambs Sale March 9th & 10th and March 16th & 17th After All Masses at St. Matthew Church The St. Matthew Women's Guild will be selling Milk Chocolate, Dark Chocolate, and White Chocolate Lambs $5 each Proceeds will go toward our "T...

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Knights of Columbus Council #6626 Friday Lenten Dinner
Every Friday in Lent - March 1st Menu 5:00pm-7:00pm in the St. Matthew Parish Hall Eat-in or take-out Please Note: If ordering after 7:00pm on Friday, your order will be for the next Friday Lenten Dinner. &nb...

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Knights of Columbus Council 4122 - St. Patrick's Day Corned Beef Dinner
Sunday, March 17th Pick up Times:  1:00pm-3:00pm St. Bernard Church Hall Dine-in or Take-out Click here to order by March 13th Dinners are $20/person, including a generous portion of butcher cured corned beef, cabbage, potatoes, carrots, and dessert (provided by BSP Youth Ministr...

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Living Our Faith - Small Christian Communities
Please check out the newest video in our Living Our Faith series on Small Christian Communities here at Blessed Sacrament Parish. Clcik here to watch the video If you have ideas or suggestions for videos, please send them via email to:  spirituality@cath-comm.org  

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Operation Rice Bowl - Our Lenten Program: For Lent For Life
Lent is a time of opportunity for us to strengthen our faith through prayer, fasting, and almsgiving.  These practices bring us closer to God and demonstrate our solidarity with those in need at home and around the world.  This Lent make your sacrifices become opportunities to feed the hun...

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Lenten Event Schedule

Posted on February 09, 2024 in: General News

Lenten Event Schedule
Save These Dates for Our Lenten Events Weekly Events Stations of the Cross Fridays in Lent 9:30am at St. Matthew 7:00pm at St. Bernard A recorded version of the Stations of the Cross will be available on our website ...

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Save the Dates for our Parish Mission - Three Nights with Jesus
Topics:  Sunday, April 21st Sharing a Meal with Jesus Monday, April 22nd Celebrating the Love of Jesus Tuesday, April 23rd Healed by Jesus  

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Sacraments for Teens

Posted on January 23, 2024 in: General News

Sacraments for Teens
A Spring session of Sacraments for Teens will be starting in March. This program is open to teens in grades 7 through 12 who are new to the Catholic Faith or have been away from the faith and would now like to receive their Sacraments. Interested parents and teens, click here to complete the...

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Baptism Preparation Classes - 2024

Posted on December 23, 2023 in: General News

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: March 13 April 10 May 8 June 12 July - No Class August 14 September 11 October 9 November 13 December 11 Call Cheryl at 860-872-02...

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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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Online Giving & Text Giving

Posted on June 27, 2023 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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Notice from St. Bernard Cemetery
Please be aware that items not in conformance with St. Bernard Cemetery rules may be removed. These items include all artificial flowers (March 1st thru November 1st), statuettes, and garden shop figurines of any kind. In addition, LED lights, solar lights & candles are not allowed at any tim...

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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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