Catholic Transcript Magazine of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Hartford Connecticut

As we celebrate the 175th Anniversary of the Archdiocese, we look back… on July 15, 1872 when the first baptism was recorded at St. Peter's Church, New Britain. The child's name was, Joseph Graff.
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ontheweb1Christopher Columbus, holding aloft the cross of evangelization, emerges from the mist during his spring cleaning in the outdoor courtyard of the Knights of Columbus Museum in New Haven recently. Maintenance workers powerwashed the 9-foot-tall bronze statue of "Columbus the Evangelizer" created in 2000 by Stanley Bleifeld, the noted Connecticut sculptor. In his depiciton of the famous explorer, Mr. Bleifeld chose to portray the faith brought by Columbus in bringing the news of salvation to all of mankind. (Photo by Mary Chalupsky)