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Congratulations to the Recipients of the 2019 St. John Paul II Fund Grant Awards

Announcing the St. John Paul II Fund Grant Recipients for 2019   Basilica of St. John the Evangelist Christ the King Church Holy Name of Jesus Parish Our Lady of Parish Church St. Aloysius Church St. Andrew Church St. Emery Church St. Joseph Parish St. Luke’s Church St. Margaret Mary Alacoque Church St. Matthew Parish Read More ››

The Holy Spirit takes Flight at the Foundations in Faith Board Meeting

Numerous Grants and Awards totaling $425,000 for Pastoral Care Approved by the Foundations in Faith Board of Trustees   BRIDGEPORT—On May 23, the board of trustee meeting began and closed with a prayer. The feeling of gratitude for the donors, priests, parish staff and the Catholic community who are all striving to grow closer to Read More ››

St. John Paul II Fund 2018 Report – We Are Off to a Great Start!

St. John Paul II Fund For Religious Education & Youth Ministry Report on 2018 Grants The Call: In February of 2018 the St. John Paul II Fund was launched to seek applications from parishes and diocesan organizations to find innovative approaches to invigorating religious education and youth ministry. Bishop Caggiano emphasized the importance of “thinking Read More ››

St. John Paul II Fund Announces 2019 Grant Information

The Diocese of Bridgeport has announced the application process for the second year of the Saint John Paul II Fund for Religious Education and Youth Ministry. St. John Paul II Fund for Faith Formation and Youth Ministry Grant: Responding to Bishop Caggiano’s invitation to lifelong formation, in February 2018, parishes were invited to reimagine faith Read More ››

Quick Wins In Faith Formation

BRIDGEPORT—“We’re not watering down formation by using digital methods,” said Rose-Talbot Babey, director of parish engagement for the Diocese of Bridgeport. “The expectation is still high.” The Office of Faith Formation for the Diocese of Bridgeport hosted a “Quick Wins for Faith Formation” session on October 26, 9 am-3 pm at the Catholic Center, which Read More ››