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“That amazing thing called community”

During Stewardship season, several parishioners share their stories of what St. Francis parish means to them. Here is one story. What St Francis Means To Me Back around the turn of the thirteenth century, maybe 1201, I think I remember dating Giovanni Bernadone, the man who was to become St...

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Award winning performer to open 2018-2019 Sounds Good Season

Don’t miss Award-winning instrumentalist/vocalist/bandleader Cynthia Sayer on Sunday, October 7, 2018 at 4:00 PM at St. Francis Church, 2810 Long Ridge Road, Stamford. Ms. Sayer is acclaimed by musicians, critics, and fans alike as one of the top 4-string jazz banjoists in the world today. Praised for her “drive and...

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The 6th Annual Miles for a Mission Road Race!

Registration is open for Miles for a Mission on Sunday, September 23rd! Click on the DETAILS button for more information, including how to register . . . . . . REGISTER HERE: http://www.runsignup.com/mfm Join us for the 6th Annual Miles for a Mission Race and Dogapalooza at 9:00 AM on...

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Easter Egg Hunt

Dozens of local children attended the annual Easter Egg Hunt on Saturday, March 31, 2018. After activities that included face painting, egg dyeing, and cupcake decorating, the group burst on to the lawn for the main event — the Egg Hunt! A great time was had by all!! Check out...

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Interfaith Seder

On March 27, The Interfaith Council of Southwestern Connecticut and Grace Farms Foundation hosted a community interfaith Seder, in which people from various denominations and faiths came together to share in historic Seder traditions at Grace Farms The Seder was led by Rabbi Joshua Hammerman of Temple Beth-El, Reverend Mark...

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Brandon Ashcraft ordained to the Diaconate

A group of St. Francis parishioners was on hand as Brandon Ashcraft was ordained to the Diaconate on March 10, 2018, at the Cathedral of St. John the Divine. This beautiful and majestic cathedral was a beautiful setting for this important step on Brandon’s path to the priesthood.

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Jane Lazgin has received the International Water Tasting Lifetime Achievement Award

Jane Lazgin, who with her partner, Richard Lee, joined St. Francis Episcopal Church five years ago, has received the International Water Tasting Lifetime Achievement Award for her accomplishments during her 40-year career with Nestle Waters North America. A North Stamford resident, Lazgin joined Great Waters of France in New York...

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Bishop Ian Douglas visits St. Francis Church

On Sunday, January 14, we welcomed Bishop Ian Douglas of the Episcopal Church in Connecticut. We enjoyed a lively hour of dialogue, during which the Bishop gave a fascinating account of the 225-year history of the Episcopal Church in Connecticut. He also shared his wisdom and vision about the future...

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