Your generosity supports the mission and ministries of SS. Isidore and Maria Parish. You can give in several ways: In-person: Place your donation in the kiosk at the entrance of St. Paul Church. You may also drop your donation in the mailbox on the wall outside the parish office, also at St. Paul Church. Online: Make your donation safely and securely here. Mail: Send donations to SS. Isidore and Maria Parish, 2577 Main Street, Glastonbury, CT 06033 Your gifts help us to spread the love of Christ in our community, and beyond. Thank you for your generosity. [...]
All are welcome to join their fellow parishioners on Zoom for another Evening of Reflection, on Monday, November 23 at 7:00 p.m. This free session is an opportunity to come together in fellowship and prayer as we prepare our hearts for Advent. The evening’s focus is to renew our awareness of God’s presence in our lives before the busyness of the holiday season takes over. The time we spend together will help ensure that this Advent is a time for rekindling our faith and rejoicing in the upcoming birth of our Savior, Jesus Christ. Saint Teresa of Calcutta asks, [...]
Learn what staff and volunteers at SS. Isidore and Maria Parish do to disinfect and clean St. Paul Church each day, and after each service.
Beginning Oct. 7th, Our Lady of Calvary will resume holding in-person retreats and classes. These will be half-day, day-long or evening events, held at their Farmington retreat center with COVID-19 protocols and health screenings in place. For more information on both in-person and virtual offerings, please visit their website.
During these trying days, especially when many feel isolated and alone, it’s important to have various ways to connect spiritually with our parish family.That's why we are inviting you to join your parish community on Zoom for An Evening of Reflection on Tuesday, Oct. 13, 2020 at 7 PM. It will be led by Tammy Hewitt, parish director of evangelization and discipleship. This evening will be an opportunity to put aside our stressors and distractions as we spend time together in prayer and reflection. The session will be one-hour maximum and while any thoughts or comments will be welcomed, there is absolutely [...]
September 2020 With the fall season upon us, I truly hope that this letter finds you well. As we know all know, 2020 has brought unprecedented challenges to every aspect of our lives. We continue to meet these challenges using our faith and creative resources, which allow us to negotiate what each day brings. While change is a part of our lives, we also need the stability and focus that our traditions and institutions provide. The changing seasons also remind us to take the opportunity, every day, to savor all of the beauties God places before us and [...]
As of Saturday, September 26, 2020, the time for Exposition and Adoration of the Holy Eucharist at St. Paul Church will change. It will now take place each Saturday from 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. Please feel free to participate in adoration at St. Paul Church during that time. Standard social distancing protocols remain in place. Please wear a mask. Exposition and Adoration of the Holy Eucharist will also be lived-streamed each Saturday from 2 p.m. to 3 p.m.
For many years, volunteers from SS. Isidore and Maria Parish have worked to support ImmaCare Inc., a Hartford-based organization performing homeless outreach and support for some of our poorest neighbors. As ImmaCare's mission continues in these times of economic unpredictability, the need for volunteers to continue this partnership is crucial to ImmaCare's continued success - and ultimately the success of the clients they serve. Volunteers from our parish are needed to assist with the following: Group Meals for Delivery to ImmaCare: Coordinated by George Jachimowski, groups of volunteer parishioners are encouraged to create meals in the kitchen at St. [...]
SS. Isidore and Maria Parish will hold the annual pet blessing on Saturday, Oct. 3, 2020 at 11:30 AM at the gazebo outside of St. Paul Church. This event is RAIN or SHINE! Pets of all sizes, shapes and species are welcome. All animals must be leashed, crated or caged, and under the control of their owners at all times. Owners: standard social distancing rules with other humans applies. Please wear masks! Due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, the annual pet adoption event held in partnership with our neighbors at St. James Episcopal Church in Glastonbury has been POSTPONED until Oct. 2021. [...]