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.
St Elizabeth Seton Annual Fish Fry hosted by the Men’s Club
Come join us at the 9th annual St Elizabeth Seton fish fry hosted by the Men’s Club on February 19th in McKeon Hall @ 6:30PM. The evening will start at 6PM with Stations of the Cross in the church followed by the Fish Fry in McKeon Hall.
Ash Wednesday - February 10
Ashes will be distributed at all Masses on Wednesday, February 10. The times are as follows: 8:30 A.M., 12:00 P.M. and 7:30 P.M. In addition, 4:30 p.m. – Mass with Distribution of Ashes for Religious Education children and their families.
Ash Wednesday and Good Friday are the only days of strict fast and abstinence. For the maintenance of the practice of penance, abstinence is observed on the other Fridays of Lent. The obligation to abstain from meat binds Catholics 14 years of age and older. The obligation to fast, limiting oneself to one full meal and two lighter meals in the course of a day, binds Catholics from age of 21 to 59.
Sacrament Of Reconciliation
During the Lenten Season of The Year of Mercy, confessions will be heard on Tuesdays at St. Joseph’s in Brookfield from 7 to 8:30 p.m. and on Thursdays from 7 to 8:30 p.m. at Sacred Heart in Danbury. On Saturdays, confessions will be heard from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. in our Church. All Religious Education students will celebrate the Sacrament on Monday, February 29th at 4:45 p.m. in Church. During Holy Week, confessions will be heard on Monday, March 21st, Tuesday, March 22nd, and Wednesday, March 23rd from 7:30 to 9 p.m., and on Holy Saturday, March 26th from 9 a.m. to 12 noon.
The Annual Memorial Mass
The Annual Memorial Mass will be celebrated Saturday March 5th 2016 at 9:30AM.
All parishioners are invited to participate in this spiritual moving service.
Stations of the Cross
Lenten Fridays at 7:30 p.m. except for 2/19/16 at 6:00 p.m.
Join us for special portrayals of the Stations of the Cross from different perspectives presented by various parish ministries and organizations.
Annual Catholic APPEAL
2016 ANNUAL Catholic APPEAL
The 2016 Annual Catholic Appeal will be starting soon. Please take a minute to view this appeal from Bishop Caggiano. Download the flyer...
In addition to the weekly offerings, collections are taken for special causes, our parish emergency fund and Holy Days. Most are a second collection on Sunday. A few are for Holy Days which occur during the week. Remember, you can schedule your offerings to be electronically transferred! See Online Giving...