Rev. Miroslaw Stachurski, Pastor

203 East Avenue East Norwalk, CT 06855

NEW FEATURE:  CHILDREN'S BULLETIN                                                       Go to the Bulletin tab on the menu bar for a printable PDF                     children's bulletin

Religious Education online learning continues due to the COVID-19.  Please check for Zoom class schedules sent home via email for grades 3 - Confirmation.  Please send all homework to Michelle AND Lisa.
Click here for Religious Ed Formation Homework

If you have any questions please email:
Michelle O'Mara (
stthomasnorwalkreled@gmail.com )
or Lisa Castorina (
stthomas.lisa@gmail.com)


Dearest Parishioners, 
Please note that we are here praying for you
and your families in these challenging times.

The church will be open for Eucharistic Adoration/Private Prayer           with the following schedule:

Good Friday 9:00am - 2:00pm and 4:00pm - 8:00pm                                      Monday thru Saturday 9:00am - 5:00pm 
Sunday 10:30am - 5:00pm

UPDATED SCHEDULE FOR HOLY WEEK AND EASTER 2020

• Palms will not be distributed during Palm Sunday.  The tentative date for distribution of palms by all parishes is May 31st, Pentecost Sunday.

• There will be DRIVE BY CONFESSIONS in the parking lot behind the Church offered on Tuesday, April 7, and on Wednesday, April 8,                        between 11AM and 1PM and also between 5PM and 7PM.

• We will either LIVE STREAM or VIDEOTAPE our Holy Week services        and Easter Morning Mass and post it for your convenience on our social            media. We hope you will be able to tune in and pray together.

You support the Parish by using our Online Giving Program.  Click      the picture below to get started with the easy set up.

To view previous videos, please go to Fr. Mirek's Corner on the menu bar then                         Homilies & Reflections.

Father Mirek’s Reflection for the 9:00 am Family Mass on 3-29-2020.

Part One of the Our Father Lenten Presentation

 
 
Part Two of the Our Father Lenten Presentation
 
Part Three of the Our Father Lenten Presentation
 
Part Four of the Our Father Lenten Presentation
 
 

 

 

 

 

Sunday Mass is being celebrated by Bishop Caggiano or Monsignor Thomas Powers, Vicar General,  will be available on our Diocesan Website (www.bridgeportdiocese.org) or on diocesan social media channels (www.bridgeportdiocese.org/dobsocial/home).  

 

Fr. Ralph's Reflection on the Holy Family amid COVID-19

 
20 Minutes of Adoration/Reflection With the Lord
 
Pray The Sorrowful Mysteries of the Rosary with Fr. Ralph
Pray The Joyful Mysteries of the Rosary with Fr. Ralph
We invite you to join us for the Stations of the Cross with Father Ralph.  Let us walk together on this Way of the Cross together as a faith family to pray for all those in need. Father Ralph is using the "Way of the Cross" booklet by Saint Alphonsus Liguori.
Please pray the Divine Mercy Chaplet for the end of the Coronavirus and for all those in need.  For insturctions as a printable PDF, click HERE.

Effective immediately, all Masses are to be celebrated privately by our priests.

Masses will be said for scheduled intentions.   

Rectory Offices are closed per Diocesan Directives (Click here for Bishop Caggiano's letter )
If you need to reach Fr. Mirek or Fr. Ralph please email stthomasnorwalk@optonline.net 
or call (203) 866-3141 ext 12 or 19 


Religious Formation Offices are closed
If you have any questions or concerns,
please email Michelle O'Mara DRE at stthomasnorwalkreled@gmail.com
and Lisa Castorina at stthomas.lisa@gmail.com 

 

 

 

We encourage you to pray the Rosary in your home with your family or come to the church and pray privately before our Lord in adoration.

 

 

 

Amazon Smile:

 

St. Thomas has joined Amazon Smile! Amazon Smile is a way to shop on Amazon for all of your favorites while supporting our church at the same time!

 

There is no additional cost for you to join. When shopping, products will be marked "Eligible for Amazon Smile donation" on their product detail pages. This means that Amazon will donate a portion of the purchase price to our Parish.

 

To get started go to http://smile.amazon.com/ and search for St. Thomas The Apostle Roman Catholic Church Corporation in Norwalk, CT. Once you choose to support us, all of your eligible purchases will contribute to our Parish! Now you can feel good about your purchases knowing they are helping St. Thomas!

 

 


 

Are you tired of using old-fashioned envelopes? Would you like to make sure your weekly donation helps your parish even if you're away? We can now accept your donation through your Credit or Debit Card! You can also donate electronically from your checking or savings account! Easy online account setup!

Please click here for more information.

 

 


 

 

   

 

 

 
 
 

 

 

Click here for Fr. Ralph's Video Corner

Click here for Miss Margie & Miss Beth's Music Corner

St. Vincent de Paul Food Pantry is closed until further notice.  They are not accepting any donations at this time.



                       


Go to stthomasnorwalk.formed.org   to set up your free account & download the app from your app store.


March Formed Newsletter
Click here to view Formed Newsletter

 


Click on the picture for Ministry Schedule.

 

Click on the picture for Norwalk Senior Center Links.

 





 

There are many opportunities to walk with Jesus during Lent.

Click on the link to celebrate Lent at home.  

 




 

Click here for True Presence


 




 

Click here for Forgiven 

 



Religious Formation 
 (203) 866-1189

Michelle O'Mara
Director of Religious Formation

        stthomasnorwalkreled@gmail.com

(if the above email doesn't work,
please copy and paste into your email)

 

Religious Formation Class Hours

Classes are suspended untill further notice

 Lisa Castorina
Secretary
of Religious Formation

  stthomas.lisa@gmail.com
(if the above email doesn't work,
please copy and paste into your email)

 

 

Religious Formation Office Hours 

offices are closed
untill further notice... 

Click here for Religious Ed Formation Calendar  

Click here for Religious Ed Formation Homework and Lessons 

          

       
 

Click here for Rise Youth Group Ministry information

All youth group meetings are suspended untill further notice

OTHER EVENTS
OF INTEREST

CLICK ON "Other Events of
Interest" for more information
on the following events:  
    

  • All Saints Catholic School

  • St. Aloysius School

  • Regina Caeli School

  • Bishop's Radio Show  

  • Birthright

  • Loaves & Fishes
  • SHU Journey

 

Click on the picture for annual Catholic Appeal.

 

SCHEDULE OF LITURGICAL NORMS FORMATION WORKSHOPS