Browsing the June 2020 archive of Blog

Best Wishes Father Gaffney

Posted by joan smith on 6/26/20

As you know Father Gaffney will be leaving us as of July 1st. Father we would like to thank you for your leadership, kindness, and inspirational ponderings especially during these difficult times. Father, we wish all the best on your new assignment as pastor at St. Bernard’s parish. God ... Read More »

Good luck and Farewell to Father Gaffney

Posted by joan smith on 6/19/20

On May 20th, Bishop Tobin announced the transfer of Father Gaffney from Administrator pro tem, St. Timothy and St. Rita Parishes to pastor at St. Bernard Church in Wickford as of July 1st .


This weekend , June 27/28, will be Father’s last weekend here at St. Timothy’s. ... Read More »

Polly Venditti Memorial Scholarship

Posted by joan smith on 6/19/20

Polly Venditti Memorial Scholarship  

  Polly Venditti passed away on January 29, 2016.  Polly was a longtime member of St. Timothy’s and was actively involved at the parish until a month before her passing.

  To honor her memory, we have established the Polly Venditti Memorial Scholarship.  A $500 award ... Read More »

We are open - Guidelines

Posted by joan smith on 6/05/20

From the Diocese of Providence:

Catholics will continue to be dispensed from Sunday and Holy Day Masses.                 Access to Mass will be limited.                                                                                                 Hand hygiene and masks are key. (Masks must be worn)                                                                                          Pews will be sectioned off.                                                                                                        Singing will be limited                                                                                                                    Parishioners will receive Holy Communion in a safe ... Read More »

Congratulations, Graduates!

Posted by joan smith on 6/05/20

Congratulations, Graduates!

The parish offers its sincere congratulations to all our parishioners who are graduating---from every level of education! The traditional ceremonies have had to be curtailed this year with the social distancing necessary during the pandemic. Different, creative styles of graduation events have been planned by colleges, high ... Read More »