Sacred Heart Parish is a faith filled family and vibrant Catholic community of believers in Jesus Christ. We are the visible presence of Jesus Christ through:
- Creating a welcoming, joyful, and compassionate atmosphere for all;
- Empowering the gifts of one another;
- Supporting one another on our journey of faith;
- Sharing God’s unconditional love;
- Providing opportunities for spiritual growth through ministry and worship, in particular, the Eucharist;
- Advocating responsibility for the poor and oppressed
QuickLinks to our most popular pages
New Book Review in the Book Nook
Be sure to read the new review of "99 Blessings", by Brother David Steindl-Rast.
New Additions to the Scrapbook Page
Check out our Scrapbook page
for a recording of Fr. Donnelly's presentation on Pope Francis; photos of a K of C membership drive & food drive; photos and audio recordings of the 2013 Youth trip to Haiti; 2013 PV Volunteers; 2013 HomeFront Project; and more.
Sandy Hook Resource Page
Click here to be brought to a resource page for support about the Sandy Hook Elementary School shootings
How to Report an Incident of Abuse
If you or someone you know has been a victim of sexual abuse, assault, molestation or exploitation as a minor (under the age of 18 years) by a person working for the Roman Catholic Church within the Archdiocese of Hartford (such as a priest, deacon, sister, brother, lay officer, lay employee, lay volunteer, etc.) click here to review the procedure for reporting the incident
Mustard Seed Grants - 2013
For additional information on those organizations that received grants from the Sacred Heart Mustard Seed Fund this year, click here.
We are grateful for your continuing support of your church. Online Giving allows you to make contributions to your church without writing checks or worrying about cash donations. This site lets you set up automatic contributions and change the timing or the amount of your gift at any time. You may make pledges and manage your contributions to the pledge amount, and you may make one-time donations to special causes.
to be brought to the Online Giving site, to sign up for this service, or to make any changes to your current Online Giving account.
Funerals This Week
Click here to listen to Fr. Joe's presentation on Pope Francis
Mafalda “Miki” Koptiuch
Saturday, December 14th 9:00 AM to 10:45 AM in the Daily Chapel of Sacred Heart Church
Funeral Mass Saturday, December 14th ~ 11:00 AM
Committal will take place at a later date
Advent in Two Minutes
Not sure about the relationship between Advent and Christmas? You thought they were the same thing? Check out Busted Halo’s® two-minute video that describes why we celebrate Advent and wait to celebrate Christmas.
Fr. Donnelly's Presentation
Mustard Seed Scholarship Reflections
Read through some inspiring essays from our 2012 Mustard Seed Scholarship recipients on our Mustard Seed Reflections page.
Pope Francis Interview
Click here to read the recent interview with Pope Francis published in "America" magazine
G.I.F.T. 2013 - 2014
Click anywhere on the picture to be brought to the G.I.F.T. 2013 - 2014 Information and Registration page. Note that the registration deadline is June 1st. Between June 2 and August 15, 2013 there is a $50.00 late fee, and after August 15 only new resident registrations will be accepted.
For additional information on the new R.O.C. Mass, contact Ami Conlan in the Faith Formation Office at 203-264-5065
Attention Eucharistic Ministers
If you did not attend the meeting on the weekend of Feb. 23 or 24, please review these guidelines, protocol and diagram before you serve. Changes go into effect the weekend of March 2-3. If you have any questions, please contact Sr. Pat or Fr. Joe before your scheduled Mass. Thank you.
to view the guidelines, protocol and station diagram