Sacred Heart Church - Southbury, Connecticut, U.S.A.

Parish Information

Church And All Parish Offices

910 Main Street South
Southbury, CT 06488
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Our parish office is conveniently located in the administrative wing of our parish center. If you need to schedule an event or inquire further about our parish, contact Mary Korsu, our Parish Office Manager, at 203-264-5071. Additional detailed information can be found on the parish web site at
Our Pastoral Team & Staff

Father Joe Donnelly, Pastor
Sister Pat Torre, DW, Pastoral Associate for Pastoral Care Ministry
Ami Conlan, Pastoral Associate for Faith Formation

Other gifted members of the parish staff who serve the parish mission are:
Patricia Richards, Director of Music
Mary Korsu, Parish Office Manager
Karen Kirk, Information and Communication Manager
Mark Bentivoglio, Custodian
Jennifer Enger, Bookkeeper

Faith Formation Staff

Deborah McGrath, lesson design grades 1-8
Fran Walsh, coordinator grades 9-10
Jay Szymansky, Administrative Assistant

Parish Office Hours

Monday-Friday 9:00 A.M. - 4:30 P.M.
203-264-5071 (voice) / 203-264-9562 (fax)

Faith Formation Office Hours

Mon. - Thurs. 9:00 A.M. - 4:30 P.M. (closed Friday)
203-264-5065 (voice) / 203-264-4271 (fax)

Parish Membership

New members are most welcome and are invited to join our parish family by completing a Registration packet which is available in the atrium or at the Parish Office.

Parish Library Hours

Available after 9 A.M. - 11 A.M. Masses on Sundays and during Religious Education office hours.

Music on the Web Site
Blest are They, For the Beauty of the Earth, and The Love of the Lord are used with permission from arranger Jeanne Cotter, and her publisher, GIA Publications. All performances by Patty Richards.

Pastoral Team

Sr. Pat Torre, DW; Fr. Joseph Donnelly; Ami Conlan
Schedule Of Masses

Weekday Masses:
Monday - Friday - 8:30 A.M.

Saturday Evening:
5:00 P. M. Vigil

7:30 A. M., 9:00 A. M., 11:00 A. M.

Holy Day Of Obligation:
8:30 A. M., 12 Noon & 7:00 P.M.
Please check current bulletin to confirm Mass times.


Baptism is arranged by calling the parish office. There is a preparation meeting for parents scheduled six times a year. Please do not make any plans until you have contacted the Parish Office @ 203-264-5071.

Reconciliation (confession) is available each Saturday from 3:30- 4:15PM, in Advent and Lent at Communal celebrations, or by appointment with Father Joe.

Marriage is arranged by calling the parish office at least six months in advance. Couples meet with Father Joe for an initial pastoral conversation before a wedding date can be set. Please do not make other plans until a date has been confirmed with the parish.

For the Sick, including pastoral home visits, Eucharist or the Anointing of the Sick can be arranged by calling the parish office. We also inquire at the Waterbury and Danbury Hospitals about parishioners who are patients there and try to visit them. Please remember to tell the hospital upon admission that you wish a visit by your parish. If you are at another hospital or care facility and would like a pastoral visit, please call the parish office.

Holy Orders: Information may be obtained from Father Joe or the Archdiocesan Office of Vocations (860-286-7670) or at