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November Men's Group Meeting - Thursday 11/19

Posted by mike myers on 11/14/15

On Thursday, November 19, Father Jim Sullivan will be speaking to the Men’s Group about the real meaning of Thanksgiving in our lives. What are we thankful for and where might we look to our Faith to find ways to be more thankful and to spread that thankfulness?

As we approach our time ... Read More »

Many Thanks for Pumpkin Patch Support!

Posted by mike myers on 11/01/15

We offer many thanks to John Lynch, our coordinator of the Pumpkin Patch, and to the many volunteers who stepped forward to unload the pumpkin truck, turn the pumpkins daily, assist with sales and provide baked goods for sale. Your efforts beautified our church lawn and united us in raising money for our parish.

HomeFront Program accepting applications

Posted by mike myers on 11/01/15

As part of a 28-year tradition, the HomeFront program responds to the colder, oncoming New England weather with an announcementthat free home repair assistance is available to low income homeowners in our communities. Fueled by a mission of keeping deserving neighbors in their homes with an improved quality of life, the HomeFront staff ... Read More »

Pumpkins are here and the Pumpkin Patch is open!

Posted by mike myers on 10/14/15

A fund raiser for St. John the Evangelist Church held on our front lawnPumpkins of various sizes and pricesOther Autumn decorations and Fall Treats for saleOpen DailyMonday-Friday: 1:00 PM - 6:30 PMSaturday: 9:00 AM - 6:15 PMSunday: 8:30 AM - 6:15 PM

 

CT Catholic Men's Conference

Posted by mike myers on 9/16/15

The Connecticut Catholic Men's Conference will be held on Saturday, October 24, 2015. at Goodwin College in East Hartford, CT from 8:30 a.m. – 5 p.m. 7th Annual Connecticut Catholic Men’s Conference Saturday, October 24, 2015  8 AM to 5 PM Goodwin College, 1 Riverside Dr., East Hartford   Our Theme is “Family Man” A ... Read More »

Archdiocese of Hartford Sightings and Celebrations

Posted by mike myers on 9/12/15

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Men's Group September Meeting

Posted by mike myers on 8/30/15

At our September meeting (September 17th), Father Anthony Smith, our pastor will join us for an evening's discussion about the parish, our experiences and about how we see God working here at St. John's .  It will be a great chance to spend time with Father Anthony as he becomes ... Read More »

Second Annual Lourdes in a Day Pilgrimage Saturday, September 12, 2015 at Archdiocesan Center at St. Thomas Seminary,467 Bloomfield Ave., Bloomfield CT

Posted by mike myers on 8/26/15

  Mass celebrated by Archbishop Leonard Blair at 11a.m.

This Holy Day will feature reconciliation, music and song, Mass with  Anointing of the Sick, lunch, talks for the infirmed and caregivers,

Benediction, and a Mass celebrated by Archbishop Leonard Blair and Fr. Robert Dunn, chaplain of the Order of Malta ... Read More »

Extraordinary Ministers of Holy Communion Training Session

Posted by mike myers on 8/09/15

Training Sessions for Extraordinary Ministers of Holy Communion will be held on Sunday August 23, 2014 at Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Church, Waterbury.The session will begin at 2 PM and last approximately 3 hours.Please speak with Father Anthony, if you are interested in becoming a Eucharistic Minister. Advance registration is required.

Men's Group August Meeting

Posted by mike myers on 8/05/15

Our Men's Group speaker this month will be Father Bill Considine SMM from The Shrine of Lourdes in Litchfield. Father Bill has been the Director there for almost 10 years.He will be talking to us about  EXPECTATIONS: This month's Sunday gospels, the True Bread from heaven and what WE expect from ... Read More »