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Life Teen News

Posted by mike myers on 11/06/21

Our next Life Night will be held on Sunday, November 7 from 6:15-8:00 PM in the church hall.  Come hungry and bring a friend!

Council of Catholic Women - November 8

Posted by mike myers on 11/06/21

The Council of Catholic Women will hold their next meeting on Monday November 8 at 7 pm in the Church hall.  We will be celebrating with a THANKS FOR GIVING TEA PARTY.  Bring your favorite tea or coffee cup and enjoy fall desserts.  If you wish to donate to ... Read More »

Annual Memorial Mass of Remembrance

Posted by mike myers on 10/23/21

Each year around All Souls’ Day, St. John Parish has a Mass of Remembrance for those whose Funeral Mass took place in our church during the previous year.  As their names are read, a candle with their name and date of death is lit.  After the service, the family/friends ... Read More »

Life Teen News

Posted by mike myers on 10/16/21

Our next Life Teen event will begin with a Life Teen Mass held on Sunday, October 24, at 5:00 PM at St. John the Evangelist Church.  All are welcome to attend!

The Mass will be followed by a Life Night, from 6:15-8:00 PM in the church hall.  All Teens ... Read More »

40 Days for Life

Posted by mike myers on 10/16/21

The Archdiocese of Hartford Respect Life Ministry is sponsoring a 40 Days for Life Prayer Vigil at Planned Parenthood, 1030 New Britain Avenue, West Hartford, Connecticut.

40 Days for Life is an ecumenical, internationally coordinated 40-day peaceful Pro-Life campaign to end abortion.  The visible, public centerpiece of 40 Days ... Read More »

Carolyn’s Place Baby Bottle Boomerang!

Posted by mike myers on 10/09/21

This weekend Carolyn’s Place members and members from our parish Respect Life ministry will be handing out baby bottles to all families, as we kick-off a Baby Bottle Boomerang event to support Carolyn’s Place Pregnancy Care Center. 

Carolyn’s Place is a Catholic ministry that was founded by St. John ... Read More »

Help the Homeless

Posted by mike myers on 10/09/21

The Council of Catholic Women will sponsor a SOCK, MITTEN, HAT and SCARF DRIVE for the HOMELESS on the weekend of November 13 and 14 to benefit the Brian O’Connell Homeless Project. 

Please remember the homeless while you shop or while you knit or crochet. They need our help ... Read More »

Life Teen

Posted by mike myers on 10/04/21

Our next Life Night will be held on Sunday, October 10 from 6:15-8:00 PM in the church hall.  Come hungry and bring a friend!

The Life Teen Service Committee will meet at 5:50 before the Life Night to plan new activities. Join us!

Council of Catholic Women

Posted by mike myers on 10/02/21

The next meeting of the Council of Catholic Women will be a Craft Night on Monday, October 4 at 7:00 PM, downstairs in Fr. Filip Hall at St. John the Evangelist Church. 

The Food Bank has a special need in October for baking supplies, flour, sugar, condiments, snacks for ... Read More »

40 Days for Life - September 22 through October 31, 2021

Posted by mike myers on 9/18/21

The Respect Life Ministry of the Archdiocese of Hartford is sponsoring a 40 Days for Life Prayer Vigil at a new location.

 The site this year is on the sidewalk outside of:

Planned Parenthood

 1030 New Britain Avenue

West Hartford, Connecticut

 

This year’s fall campaign runs from September 22 ... Read More »