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Faith-Based Organizations Participating
 
2011 Participants  
Faith communities and schools are listed in alphabetical order by town.
An * denotes organizations and churches where services are open to the public.  Please contact individual churches for details.

First Congregational Church of Barkhamsted
St Michael's R.C. Church, Beacon Falls
Berlin Congregational Church, Berlin
Christian Community Church of Bridgeport, Bridgeport
First Baptist Church, Bridgeport
Messiah Baptist Church, Bridgeport
Bristol Baptist church, Bristol
The First Congregational Church UCC, Bristol
North Canaan Congregational Church, Canaan
St. Joseph Church, Canaan
Church of the Epiphany, Cheshire
Cornerstone Church, Cheshire
First Congregational Church of Danbury, UCC, Cheshire*
St. Bridget Church, Cheshire
Colebrook Congregational Church, Colebrook
Collinsville Congregational Church, Collinsville
St. Peter's Evangelical Lutheran Church, Cornwall
Danbury Lighthouse Ministries, Danbury
First Congregational Church, Danbury
Holy Trinity Orthodox Church, Danbury
Western Connecticut State University, Newman Center, Danbury
St. Alban's Episcopal Church, Danielson
First Church of Christ, Congregational, East Haddam
St Patrick's R.C. Church, East Hampton*
Holy Family Church, Enfield
Church of Christ, Farmington
St. James Episcopal Church, Farmington
First Church of Christ, Congregational, Glastonbury
South Congregational Church, Granby
Phillips Metropolitan CME Church, Hartford
Riverfront Family Church, Hartford
Harwinton Congregational Church, Harwinton

Gilhead Congregational Church, Hebron
St. George's Episcopal Church, Middlebury
Church of The Rock, New Haven*
Dixwell Avenue United Church of Christ, New Haven
First Congregational Church, New Milford
Newtown Congregational Church, Newtown
St. John's Episcopal Church, North Haven
St. Joseph's Church, Norwalk
St. Paul's Episcopal Church, Plainfield
St. Anthony R.C. Church, Prospect
Rocky Hill Congregational Church, Rocky Hill
St. Elizabeth Seton Church, Rocky Hill
Roxbury Congregational Church, Roxbury
Sacred Heart Church, Southbury
The United Church of Christ, Southbury
First Baptist Church of Southington
St. Bridget Church, Stamford
St. Mary's Church, Stamford
First United Methodist Church, Torrington
Sacred Heart Church, Torrington
St. Francis of Assisi Church, Torrington
St. Mary R.C. Church, Torrington
St. Peter R.C. Church, Torrington
Calvary Church, Trumbull
Yalesville United Methodist Church, Wallingford
First Congregational Church, Waterbury
St. John's Episcopal Church, Waterbury
St. Leo the Great, Waterbury
Sts. Peter & Paul Church, Waterbury
United Muslim Mosque, Waterbury
First Church of Christ, Woodbridge
Woodbury United Methodist Church, Woodbury

2010 Participants  
Faith communities and schools are listed in alphabetical order by town.
An * denotes organizations and churches where services are open to the public.  Please contact individual churches for details.

Denotes service open to the public.  Please contact individual churches for details.

  • on television: on November 7th the Archdiocese of Hartford, Office of Radio and Television will air a televised Mass dedicated to Bells of Hope and National Adoption Month and featuring the vocal talents of a CT foster youth.
  • Avon Congregational Church, Avon
  • St. Matthew Lutheran Church, Avon
  • Beacon Falls Congregational Church, Beacon Falls
  • Berlin Congregational Church, Berlin*
  • Bethany Covenant Church, Berlin
  • First Congregational Church of Bethel, UCC
  • St. Thomas’ Episcopal Church, Bethel
  • First Church of Bethlehem
  • Gethsemane Missionary Baptist Church, Bloomfield
  • St. Mary Church, Branford
  • United Methodist Church of Branford
  • Golden Hill United Methodist Church, Bridgeport
  • Mount Aery Baptist Church, Bridgeport
  • St. George Catholic Church, Bridgeport
  • St.Mary R.C. Church (Sherman St), Bridgeport
  • The Unitarian Universalist Church of Greater Bridgeport
  • St. Mark’s Episcopal Church, Bridgewater
  • Bridgewater Congregational Church, Bridgewater
  • Bristol Baptist Church, Bristol *
  • Christian Fellowship Center, Bristol
  • First Congregational Church, Bristol
  • St. Joseph Catholic Church, Bristol
  • The Congregational Church of Brookfield
  • St. Joseph R.C. Church, Brookfield
  • St. Joseph Church, Canaan
  • Cheshire Lutheran Church, Cheshire
  • Cornerstone Church, Cheshire
  • Fellowship of Life Church, Cheshire
  • First Congregational Church, Cheshire*
  • St. Bridget R.C. Church, Cheshire
  • St. Peter’s Episcopal Church, Cheshire
  • United Methodist Church of Clinton
  • Colebrook Congregational Church, Colebrook
  • Collinsville Congregational Church, Collinsville
  • St. Bridget R.C. Church, Cornwall Bridge
  • St. Peter’s Evangelical Lutheran Church, Cornwall
  • St. Mary Church, Coventry
  • St. John’s Church, Cromwell
  • Church of St. Peter, Danbury
  • St. Joseph Parish, Danbury
  • First Congregational Church of Danbury
  • St. James Episcopal Church, Danbury
  • Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Danbury
  •  Western Connecticut State University, Danbury
  • St. Alban’s Episcopal Church, Danielson
  • Notre Dame Church, Durham
  • North Canaan Congregational Church, East Canaan
  • First Church of Christ, Congregational, East Haddam
  • First Church in Hartland Congregational, UCC, East Hartland
  • Our Lady of Pompeii, East Haven
  • Fairfield University, Fairfield
  • Our Lady of Assumption R.C. Church, Fairfield
  • Sacred Heart University, Fairfield
  • First Church of Christ, Congregational, 1652, Farmington*
  • St. Patrick Parish, Farmington
  • First Church of Christ, Congregational, UCC, Glastonbury
  • South Congregational Church, Granby
  • Second Congregational Church, Greenwich
  • Groton Bible Chapel, Groton
  • Whitneyville United Church of Christ, Hamden
  • Spring Glen Church, United Church of Christ, Hamden
  • Asylum Hill Congregational Church, Hartford
  • Church of the Good Shepherd/Parroquia del Buen Pastor (Episcopal), Hartford
  • First Presbyterian Church of Hartford
  • Holy Trinity R.C. Church, Hartford
  • House of Restoration Church, Hartford*
  • Our Lady of Sorrows Church, Hartford
  • Phillips Metropolitan CME Church, Hartford*
  • Riverfront Family Church, Hartford
  • Sacred Heart Church, Hartford
  • St. George Greek Orthodox Cathedral, Hartford
  • Harwinton Congregational Church, Harwinton
  • Gilead Congregational Church, Hebron
  • Newent Congregational Church, Lisbon*
  • Church of the Assumption, Manchester
  • First Baptist Church of Manchester
  • Manchester Church of the Nazarene, Manchester
  • St. James Church, Manchester
  • Center Congregational Church, Meriden
  • Faith Center Church, Meriden
  • La Iglesia de Dios, Inc, Meriden
  • Meriden Hills Baptist Church, Meriden
  • Mount Sinai Ministries, Meriden
  • Mount Hebron Baptist Church, Meriden
  • Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church, Meriden
  • The Church of New Life, Middlebury
  • St. Mary of Czestochowa, Middletown
  • Zion First Baptist Church, Middletown
  • Christ the Redeemer Church, Milford
  • Woodmont United Church of Christ, Milford
  • St. Peter’s Episcopal Church, Monroe
  • Mystic Congregational Church, Mystic*
  • First Lutheran Church of the Restoration, New Britain
  • Holy Resurrection Armenian Church, New Britain
  • The First Church of Christ in New Haven, Center Church on-the-Green, New Haven *
  • New Freedom Baptist Church, New Haven
  • New Light Holy Church, New Haven
  • St. Mary’s Church, New Haven
  • Trinity Episcopal Church (on the Green), New Haven
  • Church of the Holy Spirit, Newington
  • Niantic Community Church, Niantic
  • Faith Church, New Milford
  • First Congregational Church, New Milford
  • New Milford United Methodist Church, New Milford
  • St. Francis Xavier, New Milford
  • Newtown Bible Church, Newtown
  • Newtown Congregational Church, Newtown
  • Trinity Episcopal Church, Newtown
  • Niantic Baptist Church, Niantic
  • North Haven Congregational Church, North Haven
  • St. John's Episcopal Church, North Haven
  • Little Zion Church of Christ, Norwalk
  • Macedonia Church, Norwalk
  • First Congregational Church of Old Greenwich
  • St. Barbara Greek Orthodox Church, Orange
  • United Congregational Church of Westerly, Pawcatuck*
  • St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, Plainfield
  • Faith Living Church, Plantsville
  • St. Mary Church, Portland
  • Bethel Baptist Church, Prospect
  • Prospect Congregational Church, UCC, Prospect
  • St. Anthony R.C. Church, Prospect
  • St. Stephen's Episcopal Church, Ridgefield
  • St. Elizabeth Seton Church, Rocky Hill
  • The Roxbury Congregational Church, Roxbury
  • St. Bernard R.C. Church, Sharon
  • First Church of Christ, Simsbury
  • Simsbury United Methodist Church, Simsbury
  • Somers Congregational, United Church of Christ, Somers
  • United Church of Christ, Southbury
  • First Baptist Church, Southington
  • Immaculate Conception Church, Southington
  • St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, Southington
  • Zion Evangelical Lutheran Church, Southington
  • Stratford Baptist Church, Stratford*
  • Terryville Congregational Church, Terryville
  • Covenant of Joy Christian Church, Thomaston
  • First Congregational Church of Thomaston
  • Center Congregational Church, Torrington
  • First Congregational Church of Torrington*
  • Sacred Heart Church, Torrington
  • St. Francis of Assisi Church, Torrington
  • St. Mary Church, Torrington
  • St. Peter Church, Torrington
  • St. Mary Star of the Sea, Unionville
  • First Congregational Church of Wallingford
  • Salem Covenant Church, Washington Depot
  • The Basilica of Immaculate Conception, Waterbury
  • The Bible Church, Waterbury
  • Bunker Hill Congregational Church, Waterbury
  • Christ CME Church, Waterbury
  • First Congregational Church of Waterbury
  • The Shrine of St. Anne, Waterbury
  • First Church of Christ, Congregational, West Hartford
  • Universalist Church, West Hartford
  • Saugatuck Congregational Church, Westport
  • Church of the Incarnation, Wethersfield
  • Corpus Christi Church, Wethersfield
  • St. Mary Parish, Willimantic
  • The First Church in Windsor*
  • East Woodstock Congregational Church, Woodstock
  • Our Lady of Fatima Church, Yalesville
2009 Participants  

Churches and schools participating
in Bells of Hope 2009:
(in alphabetical order by town)

Bells to ring at 6 pm.
Candlelight vigils also at 6 pm noted by ** asterisk.

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Beacon Falls Congregational Church, Beacon Falls
First Church of Bethlehem
Berlin Congregational Church,
Berlin Church of Christ Congregational, Branford
First Baptist Church of Branford
St. Mary's Church of Branford
United Methodist Church of Branford
St. Mary R.C. Church (Sherman St), Bridgeport
Bristol Baptist Church, Bristol**
Christian Fellowship Center, Bristol
North Canton Community United Methodist Church, Canton
Cheshire Lutheran Church, Cheshire
First Congregational Church of Cheshire**
St. Bridget Church, Cheshire
St. Peter's Episcopal Church, Cheshire
Clinton United Methodist Church, Clinton
Colebrook Congregational Church, Colebrook
St. James' Episcopal Church, Danbury
Western CT State University, Danbury
East Canaan Congregational Church, East Canaan
East Granby Congregational Church, East Granby
First Church of Christ, Congregational, East Haddam
St. Clare Church, East Haven
Calvary Presbyterian Church (prayers during
Enfield Holy Family Church, Enfield
The First Baptist Church in Essex
Fairfield University, Fairfield
Our Lady of Assumption,
Fairfield Sacred Heart University, Fairfield**
Miss Porter's School (bell ringing on 11/2), Farmington
St. James Episcopal Church, Farmington
Gaylordsville United Methodist Church, Gaylordsville
First Church of Christ, Congregational, Glastonbury
South Congregational Church, Granby
Second Congregational Church, Greenwich
North Guilford Congregational Church, Guilford
First Congregational Church of Haddam
The Spring Glen Church, Hamden
Asylum Hill Congregational Church, Hartford
Church of the Good Shepherd, Hartford
Emanuel Lutheran Church, Hartford
Gilead Congregational Church, UCC, Hebron
St. Andrew's Episcopal Church, Kent
Newent Congregational Church, Lisbon**
First Congregational Church of Litchfield
North Madison Congregational Church, Madison
St. Margaret Church, Madison
Trinity Covenant Church, (written info only) Manchester
Bible Way Church of Meriden
Center Congregational Church, Meriden
Meriden Hills Baptist Church (prayers), Meriden
Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church, Meriden
St. Mary Church (5 Sherman Pl), Meriden
St. Rose of Lima, Meriden
Middlefield Federated Church, Middlefield
First Baptist Church, Middletown

Wesleyan University, Middletown
Christ the Redeemer R.C. Church, Milford
Mystic Congregational Church, Mystic
The Congregational Church of Naugatuck, UCC, Naugatuck
First Lutheran Church of the Reformation, New Britain
Church of St. Mary, New Haven
Church of St. Michael, New Haven
St. Thomas More: The Catholic Chapel and Center at Yale University, New Haven
United Church on the Green, New Haven
Primera Iglesia Bautista Hispana de New London
St. John's Episcopal Church, New Milford
Newtown United Methodist Church, Newtown
North Haven Congregational Church, North Haven
St. John's Episcopal Church, North Haven
New Preston Congregational Church, New Preston
First Congregational Church of Greenwich, Old Greenwich
Saint John Church of Old Saybrook
Plymouth Congregational Church, Plymouth
St. Anthony Roman Catholic Church, Prospect
First Church of Christ, Congregational, Redding
St. Stephen's Episcopal Church, Ridgefield
Rocky Hill Congregational Church, Rocky Hill
Roxbury Congregational Church, Roxbury
Congregational Church of Salisbury
First Baptist Church of Shelton
First United Methodist Church of Shelton**
Huntington United Methodist Church, Shelton
St. Paul's Episcopal Church, Shelton
Shelton Congregational Church, Shelton
Westminster School, Simsbury
Sacred Heart Church (prayers during Mass), Southbury
Immaculate Conception Church, Southington
Our Savior Lutheran Church (prayers during services), South Windsor
St. Peter's Episcopal Church, South Windsor
St. John's Lutheran Church, Stamford
Christ Episcopal Church, Stratford
First Congregational Church of Thomaston
St. Peter's - Trinity Church Episcopal, Thomaston
Center Congregational Church, Torrington
First United Methodist Church, Torrington
Sacred Heart Church, Torrington
St. Francis of Assisi Church, Torrington
St. Mary Church, Torrington
St. Peter Church, Torrington
Nichols United Methodist Church, Trumbull
Trumbull Congregational Church, Trumbull
Choate Rosemary Hall, Wallingford
Most Holy Trinity Church, Wallingford
St. John's Episcopal Church, Waterbury
Bunker Hill Congregational Church, Waterbury**
First Congregational Church of Waterbury
Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church, Waterbury
First Congregational Church of Watertown
The Universalist Church, West Hartford
Saugatuck Congregational Church, Westport
First Church of Christ, Wethersfield
Winchester Center Congregational Church, Winchester Center
First Church in Windsor, UCC, Windsor
Grace Episcopal Church, Windsor
St. Maria Goretti Church, Wolcott
First Church of Christ, Woodbridge**
Woodbury United Methodist Church, Woodbury
East Woodstock Congregational Church, Woodstock

 


 

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