Magazine of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Hartford Connecticut

Holy Family Retreat is the online edition of The Catholic Transcript, the magazine of the Archdiocese of Hartford. Archbishop Leonard P. Blair  is its publisher. The Catholic Transcript positions itself as a unique publication that brings news and information with a distinctly Catholic perspective. It operates according to the highest standards of professional journalism, seeking to serve the Church in truth as it informs, educates, inspires and supports the faith journey of the contemporary Catholic.

The Web site is designed to complement the magazine, providing timely information about the Church in Hartford, New Haven and Litchfield Counties as well as the nation and the world. The Catholic Transcript presents Catholic teaching in an orthodox and balanced manner. It is a member of the Catholic Press Association and New England Newspaper & Press Association and has won prestigious awards from each, as well as from the Connecticut Chapter of the Society for Professional Journalists. It publishes 10 times a year. 

Office location: 467 Bloomfield Ave., Bloomfield CT 06002

Call us at 860-286-2828; toll free 1-800-726-2381; Fax 860-726-0000

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Publisher: Archbishop Leonard P. Blair

Executive Editor: Roberta W. Tuttle, ext. 1,

Business Manager: Jane LaChapelle, ext. 3,

Advertising Liaison: Nancy Strini, 860-559-7391 or 

Reporter: Shelley Wolf, ext. 4,

Reporter: Mary Chalupsky,

Graphic Artist: Leslie DiVenere, ext. 5,



Catholic Transcript Magazine

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