Sacraments

Sacrament of Baptism
Parents should call the Parish office (St. Mary 203-729-2279 or St. Hedwig 203-729-2490) soon after the birth of their child to begin preparation process for the celebration of the sacrament.

Sponsor Certificate
We can issue Sponsor Certificates for Baptism and Confirmation to registered parishioners only. In addition person requesting a Sponsor Certificate needs to be practicing their faith and have received all three Sacraments of Initiation (Baptism, Communion, and Confirmation).

Sacrament of Reconciliation
Saturdays 3:00PM at St. Mary Church, St. Hedwig by appointment.

Sacrament of Matrimony
Archdiocesan policy requires a six-month preparation program. Couples should call the office at least six months prior for the engaged couples conference.

Pastoral Care of the Sick and Homebound
Please contact the rectory if a parishioner is in the hospital and desires a visit from a priest or deacon. Parishioners who are homebound or in local nursing homes who would desire ministry should notify the office so that arrangements can be made.