• Attention all Eucharistic Ministers, Lectors and Altar Servers: Ministry Schedule for September – December 2017 is now available.

  • A link to the on-line schedule was emailed out to everyone last week and is also available to view here on the parish web-site under the tab Parish Forms & Ministry Schedules . Paper copies are available upon request in the parish office.
    Questions, please contact Liz Connelly at 203 245.7301 ex 104 or liz.connelly@stmargaretchurch.com.

  • Stories of an Outstanding Cat

  • Fr. Michael Sequeira of Clinton has recently published a book called “Stories of an Outstanding Cat” with 45 stories about his cat, Roman Catholic. The stories, written with a lot of humor, contain a great message on God, prayer and compassion for all pets and animals.
    The book can be a precious gift for children, teens and adults of all ages. Each story is beautifully illustrated by an active member of our parish, Dianne Coyle.
    Fr. Michael who helps us occasionally with weekday Masses will be selling his book in the Church Hall after all Masses on the week-end of August 19th & 20th. The price is $14.99 plus tax. You can get the book directly from him by calling 860.304.4588 or punchamar@snet.net.

  • Passion & Purpose in Marriage: Are you ready to take your relationship to a whole new level?

  • The Dynamic Catholic returns to St. George Church on Saturday, September 9th from 9:00am – 1:30pm to present “Passion and Purpose in Marriage” by Dr. Allen Hunt. This event is for engaged and married couples wishing to discover key ingredients to a healthy and happy marriage.
    Click here to purchase tickets online .
    Help is needed for this event. Please contact Bob and Pam Mongillo at 203 533-5884, robkm75@live.com or Carmen Murphy at 203 421-6705 or carmengmur-phy@outlook.com if you are interested in helping or have questions about this event.

    Tickets will be available for purchase on a buy-one-get-one -free basis, the week-end of the August 19th & 20th in the Church Hall.

  • Liturgical Music Volunteer Opportunities

  • The Saint Margaret Church choirs will resume singing in September. Rehearsals will begin the week of September 10, 2017. If you enjoy singing, please join us!! New members are always welcome! For more information, please click here

  • Columbus Day Essay contest Sponsored by the Knights of Columbus Sacred Heart Council of St. Margaret

  • Christopher Columbus is the patron of the Knights of Columbus because of his impact on the world as a Catholic. In the spirit of Columbus; all students in our parish (and our parish school) are invited to submit an essay of 100 words or less expressing how they will make our world a better place.
    • All entries must be mailed to or dropped off at the parish office (24 Academy Street, Madison) by Friday, September 22nd.
    • Winners will be announced on October 7th at the KofC Columbus day dinner at St. Margaret’s Parish Hall.

    For questions about the Columbus Essay Contest, please contact Frank Connelly, connelf@comcast.net.
    Inquiries can also be sent through the Knights of Columbus Sacred Heart Council at kofc5780@gmail.com

  • Lector Training: Tuesday, August 29th, 6:30pm – 8:00pm in the Church

  • Open to parishioners who have interest in reading scriptural passages and leading the congregation in prayers at weekend and weekday Masses.

  • Availability Forms for the upcoming September – December 2017 Ministry Schedule are now available. Please complete and submit by Monday, August 14th, 2017.

  • Please click here to submit the Availability form on-line
    • Reminder that it is most important that ALL Eucharistic Ministers, Lectors and Altar Servers who are wanting to serve complete this form.
    o This allows us to know your availability/preferences and helps to minimize the need for finding replacements.
    • The new schedule will be created and made available by Tuesday, August 22, 2017.
    • Paper copies of the Availability Form are available in the Sacristy and in the Parish Office. Please submit all paper copies of this form by August 14th to Liz Connelly

  • Raffle! Take a Chance – Give a Chance ! Grand Prize 2017 Corvette!

  • Sponsored by The Hartford Bishop;s Foundation, Inc. to benefit Catholic Education. The proceeds from this raffle will help Sr. Mary Grace Walsh and her team advance their plans for the recruitment of new students and families for Catholic Schools, professional development of teachers and administrators, salary augmentation through the Seat of Honor Program and act as a springboard for additional funds for students with financial need.
    The drawing will be held Saturday, Nov 18th, 2017. Lucky tickets ($10 each) are available for purchase at the Parish Office.

  • Learn more about our parish elementary school

    Our Lady of Mercy School is an award winning, Catholic, coed elementary school (grades PK3- grade 8) located in Madison. The school offers a challenging and comprehensive course of study based on the Catholic faith. The curriculum integrates STREAM learning, and technology with the use of ipads, chromebooks, coding, robotics and more. To learn more about our programs please call 203 245-4393 or email admissions@olmschool.com and schedule a tour. Our main campus is located on 149 Neck Road in Madison, and the Early Childhood Center is located on 39 Academy Street in Madison. Check us out at www.olmschool.com and on our Facebook page. Begin your blue ribbon journey here!

  • Results of the 2017 Parish Council Elections

  • We are pleased to announce the following parishioners received the most votes in the recent election, held this past weekend, and now will be new members of our
    St. Margaret Parish Council:

    Patrick Caruso
    Kevin Dolan
    Michele Flynn
    Beth Lazor
    Justin Murphy
    Bob McKenna

    Please click here to lean more about each the newly elected-

  • St. Margaret’s Women’s Fellowship is having their annual membership drive.

    Membership is open to all women of St. Margaret Parish, as well as area parishes. The purpose of the Fellowship is to promote the spiritual welfare of women through religious, service, educational and social activities. A one-year membership (July 1, 2017-June 30, 2018) is $15 which supports programming,
    charitable donations and our scholarship fund. It also entitles you to a discounted ticket at several events during the year! Membership forms are available at stmargaretchurch.com website under “Women’s Fellowship” or call Maryann Francischelli for further information, 203-318-8417.