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Entries for July 2018

St. Bernard Preschool - Faith-Based, Quality Education at Affordable Prices We serve children aged 3-5 years old. Children must turn three by December 31, 2018 and be potty trained to be eligible. We strive to provide our children with: Individualized curriculum for each student to ensure optimal learning experiences Play-ba...

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To prepare for your child's Baptism, you must pre-register by calling the Parish Office at 860-875-0753.  The next Baptism Preparation Meeting is scheduled for Tuesday, August 14th at 7:30pm in the in the Parish Center (22 School St.) 

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We have renewed our Catholic Community subscription to FORMED.ORG for all parishioners of St. Bernard and St. Matthew.  There is a great amount of new content and you can now use an iPhone App to access your account after you register (Android App coming soon).  To register for your account, click here. For detailed instructi...

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Please consider supporting the Catholic Community of St. Bernard & St. Matthew by using our EFT option for one-time and recurring donations. It is a simple and secure process and makes it easier for all our parishioners to support the stewardship mission.  No more envelopes or last-minute check writing! Parishioners who use th...

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Going on Vacation? Use the website www.masstimes.org to find the location and Mass times of the Church nearest your destination.  
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We are looking for your once loved Legos, games, puzzles, dolls, cars & trucks and preschool items. Get the kiddos to work cleaning out their toy chests and put those toys they no longer want aside for our bazaar. Questions contact Kathy Lillis at (860) 875-8376  

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St. Matthew & St. Bernard Churches are working with local organizations to collect school supplies for low income kids. We are in need of the following items: 1 & 2 inch ring binders             Notebooks               # 2 pencils        ...

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Following Christ takes more than simply believing in him or doing what he asks of us. Jesus wants you to be more than just a believer – he wants you to be his disciple and friend.  Follow Me:  Meeting Jesus in the Gospel of John is a guide to a personal encounter with Christ. You are invited to experience the joy of a rene...

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Altar Server Appreciation Party South Windsor Swim & Tennis Club Monday, July 30th 4:00pm—7:00pm As a way to show our appreciation for your dedicated service to our two parishes, all Altar Servers from St. Bernard & St. Matthew are invited to our Appreciation Swim Party & Cookout.  Please keep a look out...

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Pastor's Page
Dear Parishioners, I love the energy I sense as we enter the season of summer.  People are outdoors planting, mowing, building, walking, vacationing and just enjoying the beauty that the season offers.   The sights, sounds and smells of summer invigorates us and it’s evident in the many smiling faces that we encoun...

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From 4:00pm - Closing (9:00pm) at Camille’s Wood Fired Pizza, 23 Fieldstone Commons, Tolland A portion of the proceeds from all sales will be divided between the St. Matthew twinning program and the Fr. Joseph Network in Haiti. Come! Eat pizza and help our Haitian community at the same time!

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The practice of requesting a Mass to be offered for a loved one – living or deceased – is a beautiful and wonderful part of our Catholic tradition.  Due to the increased number of Mass requests and the desire to allow as many parishioners and friends as possible to schedule Masses, the following guidelines will apply star...

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Additional parking is available at the two School Street parking lots on either side of the parking garage behind the Church. These lots are open 24/7. We are asking St. Bernard families to please park in these lots first to allow easier access in the Church parking lot for our elderly and handicapped guests.

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August 20th - August 24th 9:00am - 11:30am St. Bernard Church Hall This year's theme:  “Hero Central...Discover Your Strength in God”  Pre-registration ends on July 10th. To pre-register or if you have questions, please call or email Kimberly at: (860) 875-0753 Ext 119 kimberly@saintberna...

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July in the Sky Fireworks July 10th  (Rain date July 11th) Join us at St. Bernard to view the fireworks at the best spot in Rockville. Bring your blankets and chairs. Hot dogs, hamburgers, popcorn, soda, ice cream for sale to support St. Bernard Preschool.  

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LPi, the company we use to print our bulletins, is sponsoring a contest to find the Best Bulletin! Winners will be chosen by the public. Anyone and everyone can vote for their favorite bulletin! The Catholic Community of St. Bernard & St. Matthew submitted bulletins in the following categoreis (names are shown as they are listed on...

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