Join Deacon Vince and Nell Motto on a pilgrimage to the Holy Land. Place your feet on the ground where Jesus walked. The life of Christ will live more vividly in your imagination, touching your life in profound ways. Date: January 7 - 14, 2014, Cost Starting at $2,798.00. Tour Host: Deacon Vince and Nell Motto, please contact DeconVince@cox.net
Who will herald Christ in our world? Consider becoming a priest, brother or sister. Call Fr. Anthony Smith, Director of Vocations, at Saint Thomas Seminary, telephone 860-761-7456 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org or visit the web at www.vocationshartford.org .
Meals On Wheels is in desperately need of volunteers to deliver noon meals for our seniors in Enfield. Their is a mileage stipend of forty cents per mile. Please contact Patti Magnuson for more information at 860-763-0400. Thank you.
Spiritual Adoption Campaign will begin Monday, March 25th, The Feast of the Annunciation, and will continue until Christmas day. If you have not signed up, pledge cards will be added to the "Tree of Life" in the vestibule. Remember to pray for your spritually adopted unborn baby.
Holy Family is a Roman Catholic Church dedicated to give witness to and celebrate the presence of the Risen Christ in the life of each person by:
Forming a holy family of all parish members, developing and nurturing their spiritual, emotional and charitable growth
Reaching out to the young and old, the poor, the weak and the troubled: Good
Serving one another's needs through love and concern
Rectory Phone 860-741-2101
ADORATION OF THE
BLESSED SACRAMENT every Friday - 9:30AM to 3:30 PM,
Benediction usually follows.
2013 National Night Of Prayer For Life
Uniting the Feast of The Immaculate Conception with the feast of Saint Juan Diego
to honor Our Blessed Mother and to pray through Her intercession for the establishment of a culture of life, protection for the Church from persecution
and ask Our Lord to REVIVE OUR LAND.
Holy Family Church
9:00pm Monday, December 9th to 1:00am Tuesday, December 10th
We will be joining parishes throughout the nation in adoration of the
Blessed Sacrament, the Rosary, prayers and hymns in honor of
Our Lady to honor to end abortion and restore God's blessing of life and
Religious Liberty in America.
Set up carpools to help those who cannot drive at night and come with your friends.
Bishop Leonard P. Blair
to be installed as Archbishop
on December 16th at 2:00pm
The Mass of Installation will be broadcasted live on EWTN, Catholic TV,
Fox 61, WCCT-TV/Channel 20, as well as our Catholic radio station, WJMJ/88.9 FM, beginning at 2:00pm.
The Mass will also be streamed live at: archdioceseofhartford.org
We hope that you will be able to join us for this historic broadcast event.
For Sanctuary Decorations
Those wishing to give a poinsettia in memory of a loved one may use the envelopes found on the bulletin tables or use a personal one.
Please include the name of the deceased AND your name.
Tired of secular Christmas Cards?
1st Way of Life will be selling religious cards this weekend and next weekend.
December 1st and December 8th;
All proceeds help 1st Way Life. Stop By the Hall after Mass.
Please join us and pray the Rosary at Holy Family Daily after the 8:00AM Mass and/or every Tuesday evening at 7:00 PM. Please use the entrance on the north side of the Church. Pray for world peace! Pray for Vocations to the Priesthood, Religious Life and Permanent Diconate! Pray for the end of abortion! Pray together as one family!
Pray the Rosary every Tuesday evening at 7:00PM, pray without ceasing. Pray for peace, pray for vocations, pray for an end to abortion. please use the entrance on the North side of the Church. Please join us and pray the Rosary daily after the 8:00AM Mass. All are welcome!
MARY'S WAY OF THE CROSS: Join us and pray the Rosary at Holy Family every Tuesday evening at 7:00PM. Pray the Rosary. Please use the entrance on the North side of the Church. Pray for vocations, Pray for the end to abortion Pray for an end to abortion, Pray as one Holy Family! Join us and Pray the Rosary daily after the 8:00AM Mass.
The Saint Nicholas project begins this weekend. Parishioners may pick up one or more tags and directions in the Hall after all weekend Masses and proved gift card(s) for a family in need. Sponsored by the Confirmation Program to help support the work of our St. Vincent de Paul Society. This annual effort brightens Christmas for more than 100 people each year.
Saint Nicholas Project: The Saint Nicholas Project continues this weekend. Parishioners may pick up one or more tags and directions in the Hall after all weekend masses and provide gift card for a family in need. sponsored by the Confirmation program to help support the work of our St. Vincent de Paul Society. This annual effort brightens Christmas for more than 100 families.
BREAKFAST WITH SAINT NICHOLAS - Sunday December 15th, after the 9:00am and 10:15am Masses, tickets will be on sale the weekend of November 30th and December 1st. Cost $5.00, breakfast. Pancakes, bacon, sausage, coffee, tea and juice. Pictures with St. Nick. Questions? Call Pat Keck 860-749-3175. Proceeds will go to St. Vincent de Paul and the 1st Way Life Center.
Holy Family Folk Group: Is looking for new members. If you or someone you know might be interested. contact Dennis Duclos at 860-745-7677. The Folk group will have practices on December 18th from 7:00pm to 9:00pm in Room one, in addition to 10:00am Sunday practices. The Folk Group will be participating in the Christmas tree celebration on December 20th at 7:00pm.
BINGO - Come, play Bingo, in the Hall at Holy Family Church, 23 Simon Road, Enfield. You may be a WINNER! Come and be with us next Wednesday, December 11th, at 7:00PM, for Bingo. Plenty of free parking. BINGO is looking for part time team members call Keith Dean at 860-593-1462.
The Exposition and Adoration Of The Blessed Sacrament, Friday, 13th, from 9:30am to 3:00pm. Advent is a season of preparation and penance before the birth day of Christ. Make this Advent special by spending an hour in Adoration before the Blessed Sacrament on Friday between 9:30am and 3:00pm. Christ is waiting for you!
The next Pre-Baptism class for Parents is scheduled for January 5th, at 11:30am , in Classrooms 4 & 5, located in the Parish Hall, and are found, facing the stage, to the left. Parents, please call, 860-741-2101 (the rectory), and register your child before attending the class. God Parents are not required to attend the class, but are most welcome to come.