Category Archives: Sacred Liturgy

Annual St. Gregory Purgatorial Society High Mass of Requiem

The annual St. Gregory Purgatorial Society High Mass of Requiem will be offered this Thursday evening, November 10, at 7:30 p.m. at St. Stanislaus Church for members and friends of the Society as well as those enrolled in the Saint Gregory Purgatorial Society .  The Reverend Robert  L. Turner, Pastor of St. Ambrose Parish, North Branford, will be the celebrant.  This beautiful Mass of the Dead offered in the traditional rite is one of the most edifying experiences to be had by a faithful Christian. We urge our members and friends to attend and to enroll departed family members and friends in the Purgatorial Society for 2022-23. Please click the ”Purgatorial Society” button to the left for further information and access to the enrollment form.

Mass for the Feast of All Saints

The Feast All Saints will be observed in a celebration of Low Mass at St. Stanislaus Church, State Street at Eld Street in New Haven, on Tuesday, 1 November, at 5:30 pm. The Reverend Peter Lenox, Episcopal Vicar for Liturgy and Worship, Diocese of Bridgeport, will be the celebrant.

Thanks to our Clergy and Servers

On the occasion of the last scheduled High Mass of this season, the Officers of the St. Gregory Society offer heartfelt thanks to those serving as our Sacred Ministers and Servers at the Altar for their inestimable contribution to the worship of God in the New Haven community.

Elevation of the Chalice
Solemn Mass of Corpus Christi, 19 June 2022
at St. Stanislaus Church, New Haven

The Reverend Peter Lenox, Celebrant
The Reverend Robert L. Turner, Deacon
Mr. William V. Riccio, Jr., Subdeacon
Mr. Michael Nazarro, Master of Ceremonies
Mr. Anthony Carpanzano, Acolyte


The Reverend Richard G. Cipolla
Pastor Emeritus, St. Mary’s Church, Norwalk

The Reverend Michael Vian Clark
Priest of the Diocese of Bridgeport

The Reverend Canon Joel Estrada
Pastor and Rector, St. Patrick Parish and Oratory, Waterbury

The Reverend Peter Langevin
Chancellor of the Diocese of Norwich

The Reverend Peter Lenox
Episcopal Vicar for Liturgy and Worship, Bridgeport

The Reverend Matthew Mauriello
Canon of Orvieto

The Reverend Dennis M. Perkins
Pastor, St. Michael the Archangel Church, Pawcatuck

The Reverend Jan Pikulski
Retired Priest, Diocese of Bridgeport

The Reverend Robert L. Turner
Pastor, St. Ambrose Parish, North Branford


William V. Riccio, Jr.
Master of Ceremonies

Michael D. Nazarro
Assistant Master of Ceremonies

Anthony Carpanzano
James D. Onofrio
Brother Stephen Sheehy, OSB
Paul A. Zalonski, KHS