Holy Hour for the Canonization of Fr. Michael McGivney
Wednesday, February 22
You are invited to a Holy Hour to be held at Holy Angels Church and sponsored by the Knights of Columbus. The Holy Hour will include Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament, Rosary, Benediction and prayers for the canonization of their founder, Fr. Michael McGivney.
Ash Wednesday and the start of the Lenten Season
Wednesay, March 1
8:00 a.m. and 7:00 p.m.
We invite you deepen your Lenten journey by participating in the following events:
Lenten Stations of the Cross Stations of the Cross will be held every Friday during Lent at a different Meriden Parish at 7:00 p.m.
March 3 Holy Angels Church
March 10 St. Joseph
March 17 St. Stanislaus
March 24 St. Laurent
March 31 St. Mary
April 7 Our Lady of Mt. Carmel
Every Friday – 12:00 p.m. Saint Mary Church. Every Friday – 7:00 p.m. Saint Rose of Lima Bi-lingual Stations of the Cross
Good Friday, April 14 – 12:00 p.m. Saint Rose of Lima Outdoor Way of the Cross
2017 Lenten Video Series
Every Sunday during Lent at 2:00 p.m.
Sponsored by Greater Meriden Council of Catholic Women, and hosted by Holy Angels Church, will be held on Sundays at 2:00 p.m. at the Parish Center. All are welcome to attend. Refreshments will be available. The 2017 Lenten Video Series: Bishop Robert Barron’s “Catholicism - The Pivotal Players”, a multi-part series that illumines a handful of saints, artists, mystics, and scholars who not only shaped the life of the Church but changed the course of civilization.
March 5 St. Francis - The Reformer
March 12 St. Thomas Aquinas - The Theologian
March 19 St. Catherine of Siena - The Mystic
March 26 Bl. John Henry Newman - The Convert
April 2 G.K. Chesteron - The Evangelist
April 9 Michelangelo - The Artist
Click for full movie descriptions
Lenten Confessions Every Catholic Church in the Archdiocese of Hartford will be open on Mondays from 6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. for Lenten Confessions.
Corned Beef Dinner
Sunday, March 12
4:00 - 6:00 p.m.
Holy Angels Social Committee presents the Annual Corned Beef Dinner. An Irish meal of corned beef, cabbage, potatoes, carrots, and rye bread. Beer and wine for purchase. Entertainment provided by Connecticut's Bristol Old Tyme Fiddlers Club.
Ticket prices: Senior Adults (70+) $10, Adults $12, Children $5 for a meal of chicken fingers and fries. You may also purchase a “Family package” of tickets for $30. This will include 2 parents and their immediate children. Tickets are available in the Parish Office and will be sold following Masses the weekend before and at the door.
Knights of Columbus Council 2 Scholarship
Deadline April 5
The Silver Knights will again be offering Scholarships to students entering the 9th grade at a Catholic high school. Applications are available at public school guidance offices, both Catholic schools, and a printable copy is linked below. For more information, contact Sir John Dalton, Committee Chairman, at 203.686.1834.
Knights of Columbus Scholarship
Ways to SAVE and HELP our Parish
Stop & Shop Gift Cards
Purchase Stop & Shop gift cards in the vestibule
and Holy Angels will receive 5% from each card sold.
Amazon Smile - All you have to do is go to www.smile.amazon.com to set up your account by choosing Holy Angels Church Corp as your charitable organization then shop as you normally would. It’s fast and easy, your account stays the same and you’ll earn .5% for Holy Angels.
GoodSearch and GoodShop - If you’re ordering items online or searching for information, start at Goodshop and Goodsearch and you’ll be earning a donation. Go to www.goodsearch.com, set up an account and choose to support Holy Angels Parish. It adds up fast! Sign up, and start searching, shopping, and earning.
Collections: Individual donations for our new hymnal, Gather Comprehensive II.
See Committees section of website for on-going Community Action events.
Participate in Electronic Giving, new at Holy Angels Parish!
Complete a printable Authorization Form to be submitted to our Parish Office.
If you have questions, see the FAQ's sheet or call the Parish Office.