Sacred Heart Church - Southbury, Connecticut, U.S.A.

He Is Risen!

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Mission Statement

The Risen Christ

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 Mercy in the City: How to Feed the Hungry, Give Drink to the Thirsty, Visit the Imprisoned, and Keep Your Day Job, by Kerry Weber.

New Additions to the Scrapbook Page

Check out our Scrapbook page for an audio recording of the Taizé Prayer Service conducted at Sacred Heart; the Memorial Mass for Fr. Mark Flynn; Workshop on Understanding Depression and Anxiety; 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; 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.
Click Here 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.

Divine Mercy Sunday
April 27, 2014

There will be a Divine Mercy Prayer Service beginning at 2:00 PM at Sacred Heart on Divine Mercy Sunday, April 27th. All are invited!! Please join us for this outpouring of our Lord's great mercy. Healing prayer will take place immediately following the service. Contact Bobbie Calabrese (203-405-6078) or Mary Korsu at the church business office (203-264-5071)

Wellness Through Effective Communication

Sacred Heart Faith Community invites you to a free workshop on Wellness Through Effective Communication to be held on Monday April 28 at 6:30 – 7:30 PM in the social hall. If you find communication with loved ones frustrating, if you can't seem to get your point across effectively, if you find yourself misunderstood often, then join us! Presenters are Richard Beauvais, PhD and his wife, Phyllis Beauvais, PhD., co-founders of Wellspring in Bethlehem, CT.

Mustard Seed Scholarship Applications

The Mustard Seed Scholarship Committee is now accepting applications for our 2014 Scholarships. Applicants should review our Application Instructions carefully, and then download the Application Form which must be completed along with an essay. All forms must be received before April 30, 2014 in order to be considered for this year's scholarship awards - no exceptions.

Career Transitions

The Career Transitions group meets monthly to help those considering retirement or looking for a new job. Please join us in an atmosphere of encouragement and support to network, share experiences and learn about the tools and skills available to help in your transition.Individual meetings can be arranged between the monthly meetings. Over the past months the group has had successful placements. For more information contact Paul Butler at 203-304-1820 or or Peter Fitzpatrick at 516-287-0441 or

Attention Eucharistic Ministers

If you missed the recent presentation on the new Eucharistic Minister Guidelines, or would like to review them again, Click Here to be brought to the Eucharistic Ministers Guidelines and Station Assignment page

For additional information on the R.O.C. Mass, contact Ami Conlan in the Faith Formation Office at 203-264-5065

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