Communio

…bearing with one another in love, making every effort to maintain the unity of the Spirit in the bond of peace.

Category: Archdiocese of Hartford

Saints Peter and Paul

The annual liturgical observance of the solemnity of Saints Peter and Paul is an exceptional day for the Christian Church, especially the Catholic and Orthodox Churches. These saints represent for us the founders of the Church in Rome (but in reality the church universal–the church to the nations). Martyrs both; Peter and Paul knew Jesus Christ in […]

Congrats to the newly ordained

In recent days several dioceses and religious orders have ordained men to the priesthood. The priest is to “understand … imitate … and conform” his life to the Cross of Jesus. The bishop exhorts the man to be ordained to see that he believes what he reads, that he teaches what he believes and practices […]

St Gianna Center, New Haven blessed today by Hartford Archbishop

The brand NEW Saint Gianna Center of New Haven, CT was officially and blessed today, a beautiful spring day. More than a 100 people gathered on the corner of Whitney Avenue and Trumbull Street for the dedication followed by a reception at St Mary’s Church. The Archbishop of Harford, The Most Reverend Henry J. Mansell, […]

Advent Holy Hour for the Year of Faith, preached by Archbishop Daniel Cronin, East Haven, CT, December 6

The Most Reverend Daniel A. Cronin, Archbishop Emeritus of Hartford, is coming to East Haven on Thursday, December 6, 2012 to preside and preach during an Advent Evening of Reflection, with a focus upon the “Year of Faith.”   The presentation begins at 7:00 PM and takes place at Our Lady of Pompeii Church, 355 Foxon Road, in East Haven.  […]

Christian faith through lens of the Creed presented at the Monastery of the Glorious Cross, Branford, CT

In the Year of Faith please join Father David Borino and Benedictine Sister Zita Wenker for a discussion “Christian faith through lens of the Creed” on Saturday, December 1, 10:30 to 2:00pm. The discussion will be held at the Monastery of the Glorious Cross, 61 Burban Drive, Branford, CT 06405.  The day includes Mid-day prayer and […]

Archbishop of Hartford Henry Mansell blogs, tweets

Today, as you know the Church begins a Year of Faith. We also observe today the 50th anniversary of the Second Vatican Council. Not least in the list of initiatives is the inauguration of a blog written by Archbishop Henry J. Mansell, the archbishop of Hartford.  You may read the blog here. He also tweets here. […]