Staff Member: Reverend Stuart Pinette
Reverend Stuart Pinette
Fr Stu was born and raised in Litchfield county in the town of New Milford. His mom and dad live in Granby and he enjoys spending time with them and nurturing their close relationship.
This year he celebrated his 27th year of ordination. He has served several roles at various churches / parishes within the Archdiocese of Hartford including St Marianne Cope Parish, Broad Brook; Saint Elizabeth Seton Church, Rocky Hill; Mary Magdalen Church, Oakville; Saint Bernadette Church, New Haven; St Michael’s Church, Hartford; and Blessed Sacrament Church, Hamden.
He received a B.A. in History from the University of Hartford, an M.A. in Politics & Philosophy from the University of Oxford, and a Master of Divinity as well as a Licentiate in Systematic Theology (Ecclesiology) from St. Mary’s Seminary & University.
Fr Stu loves working with members and families of all ages, especially young ones who are striving to know Jesus in a deeper way in their busy lives. He believes the invitation we all have: to grow closer to the Lord as we worship, learn, and serve in His name, reaching out to others to join us on the walk of faith. Fr Stu enjoys collaborating with dedicated parish members in building community in exciting ways together.