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Abortion: out of sight, out of mind

February 02, 2016

Making a Difference
By Tony Magliano

Due to the blizzard that hit the mid-Atlantic, my bus never made it to the 43rd March for Life in Washington, D.C. But thousands of others were able to brave the snow and wind to witness to the dignity of unborn human life, and to protest the gravely immoral practice of legal abortion in the United States.

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Knights of Columbus ‘40 Bucks for Lent’ Campaign to Help Persecuted Middle Eastern Christians | February 11, 2016

NEW HAVEN—The Knights of Columbus is asking those considering a Lenten sacrifice to give “40 Bucks for Lent” and use the hashtag #40BucksForLent to help Middle Eastern Christians and other religious minorities suffering religious persecution there.

Ash Wednesday | February 10, 2016

BRIDGEPORT—Today we celebrate the beginning of Lent- a penitential time for each of us to prepare for the celebration of the Lord’s Paschal Mystery- His Suffering, Death and Resurrection.

Pope on Ash Wednesday: Mercy Involves Generosity | February 10, 2016

VATICAN CITY—For Pope Francis, mercy is something that ought to be expressed in concrete acts of service and in sharing one’s goods with the poor, which was a key tradition during jubilee years throughout Scripture.

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on the start of Lent

Immaculate Sophomores thank Religious Women | February 09, 2016

DANBURY—On Tuesday, February 2, the Catholic Church closed the “Year of Consecrated Life.” The students in Miss Gina Donnarummo’s religion classes watched the documentary “For Love Alone” which describes the life of various religious communities of women sharing what it means to be a bride of Christ.

Paul Chu Interviews Danielle Rose | February 06, 2016

In this interview Paul Chu of the Sacred Beauty Project, who helped bring Catholic Underground to the Diocese of Bridgeport, speaks with Catholic singer/songwriter Danielle Rose about her music ministry, her commitment to women and children across the globe, and her own spiritual journey.

Danielle Rose to Perform at Catholic Underground | February 06, 2016

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Listen to Danielle's song "Pursue Me"

BRIDGEPORT—Catholic recording artist Danielle Rose will perform at the next CATHOLIC UNDERGROUND evening set for Saturday, Feb. 13, 7:30 pm at Saint Ann Parish, Bridgeport.

Uplift the World | February 05, 2016

CONVIVIO, a worldwide high school congress, was introduced to the U.S. in 2010 by the Diocese of Bridgeport.

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the State of the Diocese address

Teens to Fast 30 Hours to Fight Hunger | February 04, 2016

NORWALK—St. Philip Parish will again be participating in World Vision’s 30 Hour Famine during the weekend of February 27-28.

Christian Music Pioneer and TV Host John Michael Talbot coming to Monroe | February 04, 2016

MONROE—Christian music legend, best-selling author and host of The Church Channel’s popular TV show “All Things Are Possible”, John Michael Talbot, is coming to St. Jude Church for three special evenings, April 25, 26 & 27, 2016.

St Joseph High School Students Sign National Letters of Intent | February 03, 2016

TRUMBULL—St Joseph High School located at 2320 Huntington Tpke. Trumbull, Connecticut is pleased to announce senior student athletes who signed National Letters of Intent on Wednesday, February 3, 2016 at a press conference.

National Catholic Schools Week! | February 03, 2016

BRIDGEPORT—National Catholic Schools Week is the annual celebration of Catholic education in the United States. It starts the last Sunday in January and runs all week, which in 2016 is January 31-February 6.

Read Bishop Frank on Catholic Education

CAPP holds educators breakfast in March | February 01, 2016

FAIRFIELD—Thomas W. Burnford will be the keynote speaker at Sacred Heart University’s Eighth Annual Centesimus Annus Pro Pontifice (CAPP) Educators’ Communion Breakfast on Sunday, March 13. His talk is titled “Why I Send My Kids to Catholic School.”