Our Lady of Victory
600 Jones Hill Road
West Haven, CT 06516

Weekend Masses:
8:00, 11:00 AM

Weekday Masses:
Regular Schedule

Mon. Wed. Fri.
7:30 AM

Rectory Office Hours:

Mon. - Fri.
  9:00 AM - 8:00PM
203-932-3315 fax



OLOV School
203-932-6456 fax



Liturgy, Prayer and Activities for Lent 2014

Stations of the Cross every Friday
7:00 pm (SJV)

Thursday Lenten Soup Supper Schedule
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Sacrament of Reconciliation (Confession)
Mondays 6:00-7:00PM
March 10, 17, 24 & 31 at OLOV
April 7 & 14 at both parishes (OLOV & SJV)
Saturdays 2:30-4:00PM (SJV)

Living Stations of the Cross—Friday, April 11
9:00AM in OLOV Hall—Presented by the students of
Our Lady of Victory School

Palm Sunday—April 13
Regular Saturday and Sunday Mass schedules

Triduum (Holy Week) April 17-19

Holy Thursday—April 17
Mass of the Lord’s Supper, 7:00PM (SJV)
Altar of Repose after Mass until midnight (SJV)

Good Friday—April 18
Passion of the Lord, 3:00PM (OLOV)
Tenebrae: A Service of Shadows, 7:30PM (SJV)
Presented by the teens of our parishes

Holy Saturday—April 19
Blessing of Food at Noon (OLOV)

Easter Vigil, 8:00PM (OLOV)
Easter Sunday Masses—April 20

8:00AM (OLOV); 9:30AM (SJV); 11:00AM (OLOV)

Soup Supper Program:

for Soup Supper 6:45PM for Speaker
All in Our Lady of Victory Hall

This year, we are connecting the upcoming Gospels for each week with the Spiritual Works of Mercy. We will look at how Jesus does what he does in the Scripture passage and then how we, through the Spiritual Works of Mercy, are to act in a like manner.

April 3rd Jn. 11:1-45—Lazarus Pray for the living and the dead With Linda Smith—Catholic Educator

April 10th Mt. 21:1-11—The Passion of Jesus Forgiving offenses With Mark Warner—Parish Volunteer

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click here to go to the Parish Ministry handbook with list of Ministries
Listen to our Choir


click here to go to the Beacon on the Hill page
Beacon on the Hill

Open Tuesday - Thursday
- Social Ministry
Clothes Closet - Diaper Bank - Food Pantry


EPIC Teen Ministry


Rev. Joseph Cronin, Pastor


Deacon Paul Sabo

Pastoral Associates:

Sister Ellen McNulty
(Full Time)
RCIA; Home Bound Ministry; Bereavement

Music Ministry:

Eduardo Perez, Director at OLOV and SJV
Jaclyn Chiarelli, Asst. Director

Our Lady of Victory School:

Ardell Bartolotta, Principal
Renee Mastracchio, Business Manager
Lucy Adante, Office Manager

Office of Religious Education:

LoriAnn Ruizi, Director

Office Staff:

Pat Smith, Office Manager
Ann Talevi, Business Manager
Lucy Adante, Evening Receptionist
Betty Pergolotti, Data Entry

Beacon on the Hill:

Rose Ann Gulisan and Karen McAndrew
Beacon Co-Directors

Anita Pagogna, Clothes Closet Manager
Robert DeFonce, Food Pantry Manager
Barbara Messina & Marianne Hartnack,
Diaper Bank Managers
Valerie Kilmartin & Claire Sullivan,
Durable Medical Equipment


Skip Roy, OLOV Custodian
Ben Spangenberg, OLOV Custodian
Ernie Conte, SJV Custodian


Frank Gentilesco & Connie Hubbard: OLOV
Harry Brown & Ann Talevi: SJV

Web Master:
Tony Fusco


contact Sister Ellen or LoriAnn Ruiz

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CONFESSIONS : Saturday 3:00-4:00 p.m. at SJV Beginning January 1st:

BAPTISM: Contact either Parish office for all information and to make arrangements. Pre-Baptismal Preparation Class is required. Baptismal Prep classes take place every first Sunday of the month (except on holidays) at SJV after the 9:30 Mass. Next Baptism Class in on July 8th, after the 9:30 Mass.

MARRIAGE: Please call the OLOV Rectory to arrange for both Churches. Participation in a Pre-Marriage Preparation Class is required; call the Parish
Office for more information.

SACRAMENT OF THE SICK: Should you or someone in your family need Anointing of the Sick, please call the rectory office to make an appointment with one of the priests.

HOMEBOUND VISITS: Please contact us at either rectory if you, a family member, or a friend are not able to come to Church. We have people to visit at home and Eucharistic Ministers to bring you Communion. Call if you have any questions.


Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults is for the unbaptized, those of another Christian denomination who wish to become Catholic, and baptized Catholics who have not been instructed in the faith and wish to complete their initiation sacraments.

Contact: Sister Ellen (934-6357)



St. John Vianney
300 Capt. Thomas Blvd.
West Haven, CT 06516

Weekend Masses:
Saturday Vigil Mass:

4:30 PM


9:30 AM

Weekday Masses:
Regular Schedule

Tues. & Saturday
7:30 AM

Faith Formation Calendar
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