WATERBURY, Conn. (WTNH) — A First Responder mass was held on Sunday morning at 10 a.m. in recognition of the tragic events of 9-11.

Mass was at the Basilica of the Immaculate Conception (Immaculate Church). The sermon was delivered by Fr James Sullivan.

Flag raised outside Waterbury church Basilica of the Immaculate Conception on Sept. 11, 2022, during First Responder mass. (PHOTO): News 8

Members of the Waterbury Police and Fire Department filed in and were seated up front. A display inside the church showed firefighter gear, a fire hat, and uniforms.