St. Thomas the Apostle Church is a caring, welcoming,
through the spirit of warmth and joy.
Souper Bowl of Caring - Jan. 31 -Feb. 1
Jan. 31-Feb. 1, 2015 (Super Bowl Weekend)
Fundraiser for the Seymour-Oxford Food Bank and our Teen Ministry(G.O.O.F.).
Donate one quart sized baggie filled with one ingredient needed for vegetable soup. Baggies with instructions are available in the church vestibule.
The more vegetables donated, the more soup we can make and sell! Drop off your donation at church on Saturday Jan. 31 between 9am-Noon. Our teens will cook the soup Saturday afternoon at the Colonial Tavern and it will be sold after all Masses on Jan. 31& Feb. 1.
Volunteers are needed to:
-Collect vegetable donations on Jan. 31, 9am-Noon (at church)
-Cook the soup on Jan. 31, 11am-3pm *meet at Colonial Tavern
-Package the soup on Jan. 31, 1-3pm (at Colonial Tavern)
-Sell soup after Masses on Jan. 31-Feb.1 (at church)
THE SUNDAY BREAKFAST HAS BEEN RESCHEDULED DUE TO THE POSSIBILITY OF INCLEMENT WEATHER.
THE RESCHEDULE DATE IS FEBRUARY 22. WATCH FOR TICKETS TO BE AVAILABLE IN FEBRUARY.
TICKETS PURCHASED FOR THE JANUARY DATE WILL BE HONORED AT THE FEBRUARY EVENT.
MOST - Scholarship Opportunity
The Men of St. Thomas (M.O.S.T.) are offering a $500 scholarship to a high school senior who attends St. Thomas the Apostle Church in Oxford, CT. The scholarship will be awarded to the applicant who has demonstrated the most outstanding combination of scholarship, community service, church service, and school citizenship. To qualify for this scholarship, student applicants must plan to continue their education at an accredited institution in the fall of 2015 and submit an application to the St. Thomas Parish Office by Sunday, March 15, 2015. Application forms are available in the church vestibule or click here to obtain an application.
If the Oxford school district cancels or delays classes
Mass will be cancelled.
Updates on school closings or delays can be found on
WTNH Channel 8 or WFSB Channel 3.
1st & 3rd Saturday: 3-3:45 PM Winter (winter hours begin 1st Sunday in Nov.), 4-4:45 PM Summer (summer hours begin 2nd Sunday in March) 2nd Saturday: Following the Vigil Mass (see summer and winter hours above) 4th Wednesday: 11:30 AM-12:00 Noon
Patron saint of architects, blind people; construction workers; Ceylon; East Indies; India; Pakistan; Sri Lanka; geometricians; masons; stone masons; stonecutters; surveyors; theologians; and against doubt.