Browsing the 2019 archive of What's Happening

Paul, Apostle of Christ - Movie Screening - March 27

Posted by mike myers on 3/18/19

The St. John Pro-Life Ministry will be showing the movie Paul, Apostle of Christ in the Faith Formation Center Conference Room on Wednesday, March 27 from 7 to 9 PM.

 Starring James Faulkner as Saint Paul and Jim Caviezel (who portrayed Jesus in the 2004 film The Passion of ... Read More »

Men's Group - March 19th 8:00 PM

Posted by mike myers on 3/13/19

Please consider this as a "special invitation" to come to the March Men's Group on Tuesday, March 19th at 8:00 pm in the Church itself.  This is a special time and place to accommodate a few other activities occurring that night.  We'll still hold our regular meeting but just half an hour later than ... Read More »

Introduction to Partial Fasting Program Wednesday, March 13 7 PM – Faith Formation Center

Posted by mike myers on 3/07/19

Our spiritual committee will be sharing on the Biblical tradition of the partial, or “Daniel,” Fast of simple plant-based foods, to provide basic sustenance. Our program will briefly share the history, methods, meaning, and how-to. An optional 2 Day Fasting Kit will provide you with starter meal replacements and a simple-to-prepare supper. To ... Read More »

Our Lenten Observances

Posted by mike myers on 3/02/19

Here is a listing and schedule for the Lenten Observances at St. John the Evangelist Parish

 Confessions

For your convenience, the Sacrament of Reconciliation will be offered every Lenten Monday in every parish in the Archdiocese of Hartford.  At St. John’s they will be from 6:00 to 7:30 PM.

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Life Teen Mass and Life Night - March 10

Posted by mike myers on 3/02/19

Come to the 5:00 PM LifeTeen Mass on Sunday, March 10.  The Life Night following the Mass is entitled “Jesus Is a Friend of Mine”.  Food will be served!  All teens are welcome.

 After all Masses next weekend, tickets will be on sale for the Friday, March 22 Baked ... Read More »

Council of Catholic Women - March 4

Posted by mike myers on 2/23/19

The Council of Catholic Women will hold its next meeting on Monday, March 4, at 7 PM in Fr Filip Hall.  There will be a brief business meeting followed by a presentation by Diane and Mike Rokosky about their time spent this summer at the SSND Mission Awareness Program ... Read More »

World Day of Prayer - March 2

Posted by mike myers on 2/23/19

World Day of Prayer began in the 19th century when Christian women of the United States and Canada initiated a variety of cooperative activities in support of women’s involvement in mission at home and in other parts of the world. 

Today, women from around the world gather annually on ... Read More »

Novena to the Holy Spirit February 21- March 1

Posted by mike myers on 2/10/19

We are offering an opportunity to all parishioners to grow in our Faith as a community here at St. John's. We will be holding  a novena in honor of the Holy Spirit starting on Thursday, February 21.

The novena in honor of the Holy Spirit is the oldest of ... Read More »

Life Teen News

Posted by mike myers on 2/01/19

The next Life Teen Mass will be held on February 10.  It will be following by a Life Night in Fr. Filip Hall.  The theme will be Surfer Jesus.  Join us for a joy filled evening!

 Steubenville NYC sign ups are taking place now.  The dates are July 19-21, ... Read More »

Men's Group - February 12th 7:30 PM - CANCELLED

Posted by mike myers on 2/01/19

Beginning in February, by request, we will move our regular Men's Group meetings to the second Tuesday of the month going forward.  We will meet on February 12th at our normal time of 7:30 in the Church Hall.  We're very fortunate to have our pastor,  Father Anthony as our speaker that night.  ... Read More »