St. Elizabeth Seton
We are a spirit-filled Catholic Community of faith-centered people dedicated to the growth of God's Kingdom and the living of the Gospel. We proclaim the Good News of Salvation to all by living a life of faith and loving concern for all our sisters and brothers.
First Friday Adoration
Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament will be held in the church this Friday following daily mass which begins at 8:30am. You are invited and most welcome to come and spend time in the holy presence of our Lord. Adoration will end with Vespers and Benediction at 4:00pm. Stop in briefly or spend and hour or two. All are welcome.
The Annual Memorial Mass
ANNUAL MEMORIAL MASS: Saturday, March 6th at 9:30 a.m. SNOW DATE: Saturday, March 13th at 9:30 a.m.
All parishioners are invited to participate in this spiritual moving service. You may click here to make your reservation to attend.
Bishop Caggiano released a Pastoral Exhortation 'Let Us Enter the Upper Room with the Lord' this past Ash Wednesday. Click here to read his message of diocesan renewal and to view your invitation to meet in the Upper Room; A Place to be Fed, A Place to Listen, and A Place to Recommit to Mission. In his message he also reflects on St. Joseph as "A Righteous Man" and invites us to partake in a diocesan consecration. Please take a few minutes to reflect on his message as you begin your Lenten journey.
Diocesan Novena to Saint Joseph
On March 19th, Bishop Caggiano will consecrate the Diocese of Bridgeport to the patronage of Saint Joseph, the Patron of the Universal Church, at a Pontifical Mass at St. Augustine's Cathedral in Bridgeport at 7:00pm. We will be offering a Mass simultaneously at St. Elizabeth Seton Church and invite everyone to attend. To prepare for the consecration, you are cordially invited to participate in a special Novena to Saint Joseph that will seek his intercession upon our diocese during this celebratory year. The Novena will begin on Wednesday, March 10th and end on March 18th, and will take place at 7:00pm every evening via Zoom. You will be able to access the novena through the diocesan website. Everyone is encouraged to participate in this diocesan-wide devotion to the Patron of the Universal Church during the Year to Saint Joseph.
Sacrament Of Reconciliation
During the Lenten Season, confessions will be heard on Saturdays from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. in our Church. During Holy Week, confessions will be heard on Monday, March 29th , Tuesday, March 30th , and Wednesday, March 31st from 7:30 to 9 p.m. in our Church, and on Holy Saturday, April 3rd from 9 a.m. to 12 noon in our Church.
Stations of the Cross
STATIONS OF THE CROSS: Lenten Fridays at 7:30 p.m. Join us for special portrayals of the Stations of the Cross from different perspectives presented by various parish ministries and organizations.
March 5 -7:30 p.m. - Eucharistic Ministers of Mercy-Fr. Alphonse - Sign-up
March 12 -7:30 p.m. - Teen Stations-Fr. Prince (Confirmation Candidates via YouTube) - Sign-up
March 19 - No Stations-Consecration of the Diocese to St. Joseph Mass - Sign-up
March 22 Week - Children's Stations -Religious Education via YouTube
March 26 -7:30 p.m. - Readers and PAC-Fr. Alphonse - Sign-up
April 2 -12 Noon - Parishioners-Fr. Prince - Sign-up
April 2 -7:30 p.m. - Middle School Youth Group-Fr. Prince - Sign-up
Annual Catholic Appeal
This week you will receive information by mail about our 2021, Arise Annual Catholic Appeal and how your support assists the ministries and programs our parishes cannot provide to the community on their own. Our parish goal for 2021 is $90,500. We cannot do it without you, and I am immensely grateful for your support of works of Faith and Ministry; Education and Catechesis; and Charity and Pastoral Services the Appeal provides to all people in the Diocese of Bridgeport.
Latest from Flocknotes
You can view weekly parish announcements and past Flocknotes under the Parish tab on the top of this home page.
Scroll through this week's Flocknote for our Mass Schedule, Gospel Reflection, Christmas Announcements and more. Mass Schedule/Intentions this We ek Please note: Masses require a reservation. If you are unable to join us in...
- Please remain 6 feet social distance from the parishioner in front of you. If you are arriving with your family, only one member needs to sign in, the rest may take their seats.
- Take a clean pen from the canister
- Add your name and contact information to the sign in sheet
- Place the pen in the used canister for disinfecting after the mass
- Take your seat in the church
You may reserve your space using one of the links below.
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- Contribute using direct withdrawal (ACH)
- Functional. You receive reminders & notifications about transactions
- Stabilize Contributions. Regularly scheduled gifts occur automatically.
- Allows parish to efficiently manage monthly expenses based on consistent support.
Live Streamed Mass
Live Stream Videos
While attendance at Mass will be limited due COVID-19, we will be live streaming Masses. These can be followed live on facebook and will be posted on this website following the livestream. All videos will be on our VIDEO page. In addition PLEASE consider continuing your weekly giving to our parish by signing up with Online Giving. It is easy to do and to manage!
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If you are not already a parishioner here at St. Elizabeth Seton, we invite you to join our parish family. Anyone wishing to join the parish should complete a Parish census form which can be downloaded here... or picked up from the table in the back of the church. Then call the office to make an appointment to be personally welcomed by our Pastor, Father Joseph A. Prince. One must be an active, registered parishioner to receive an eligibility certificate to act as a sponsor for Baptism or Confirmation. Please notify the office if you move and/or change your telephone number. If you are using the downloaded form - be sure to save it and print it out.