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Father’s Day Candle Offering

Posted by mike myers on 5/25/16

As Father’s Day approaches,  we remember fathers who have died  and honor those who are living  with a red candle remembrance. A donation of $10 per candle will enable you to remember your fatheras we light a special red candle labeled with his name.Over the Father’s Day weekend, June ... Read More »

Our Fathers Ride for the Roof

Posted by mike myers on 5/15/16

Fr. Anthony Smith, pastor of St. John the Evangelist Church  and St. John the Evangelist School  will join "Our Fathers Ride”  for the second year in a bicycle pilgrimage of prayer to the Notre-Dame Basilica in Montreal Canada. The goal of the ride is to raise awareness and money for Catholic ... Read More »

Day of Reflection - "Has Anyone Seen My Faith?" - June 9th

Posted by mike myers on 4/26/16

  Seats are limited - Please call the Parish Office to register. Brief description of the talk:

We will discuss the "Why" of our faith...When we stay in the "What" of our faith we can lose our momentum and sometimes our joy. For example; for years I commuted 200 miles ... Read More »

Vacation Bible Camp Registration Open!

Posted by mike myers on 4/14/16

This Year’s Vacation Bible Camp is called “Barnyard Round Up” and it will run from 9am to noon on Monday June 27-Friday July 1, in the Fr. Cooney Parish Center at St. John School.

The cost is $25 per camper with a maximum of $60 per family. Please fill ... Read More »

Altar Server Training - April 14

Posted by mike myers on 4/08/16

Father Anthony will hold another Altar Server Training Session beginning at 5:30 PM on Thursday, April 14 in the church. This session is for all new and current Altar Servers who did not attend the March 12 training session. Please call the Parish Office at 860-274-8836 to confirm that you will attend.

April 7 - The Image of Our Lady of Fatima will be at St. Mary Magdalen Church, in Oakville

Posted by mike myers on 4/06/16

OnThursday, April 7, the Image of Our Lady of Fatima will be at St. Mary Magdalen Church, in Oakville. To honor Our Lady, Fr. Santiago will offer a special Mass at 10am at St. Mary Magdalen Church. The Rosary will be prayed before Mass, at 9:30 am.All are invited ... Read More »

Holy Hour and Chaplet of Divine Mercy - April 3 at 3:00 P.M.

Posted by mike myers on 4/02/16

The 2nd Sunday of Easter is celebrated as Divine Mercy Sunday. At St. John the Evangelist Church, a Holy Hour with exposition of the Blessed Sacrament and a Chaplet of Divine Mercy will begin at 3:00 PM on Sunday April 3. Please join us for this very special devotion. More information on the ... Read More »

Altar Server Training - April 14

Posted by mike myers on 4/02/16

Father Anthony will hold another Altar Server Training Session beginning at 5:30 PM on Thursday, April 14 in the church. This session is for all new and current Altar Servers who did not attend the March 12 training session. Please call the Parish Office at 860-274-8836 to confirm that you will attend.

Meat Loaf for St. Vincent de Paul Soup Kitchen - Saturday March 26

Posted by mike myers on 3/22/16

To make sure it does not get overlooked due to Holy Week, this is a reminder of this weekend’s obligation to provide the noon meal for the St. Vincent de Paul Soup Kitchen.

Yes, this is the 4th Saturday of the month and it is our parish’s turn. So ... Read More »

Holy Week Schedule

Posted by mike myers on 3/19/16

ConfessionsMonday 3/21 6:00 - 7:00 PM  RehearsalsMonday 3/21 7:00 PM Youth Choir RehearsalMonday 3/21 8:00 PM Adult Choir Rehearsal Masses & ServicesThursday 3/24 7:30 PM Mass of the Lord’s SupperFriday 3/25 3:00 PM Service of the Lord’s PassionSaturday 3/26 10:00 AM Blessing of FoodSaturday 3/26 8:00 PM Night Watch ... Read More »