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Social Justice Ministry Meeting in Waterbury - September 19

Posted by mike myers on 9/08/18

Join the Office for Catholic Social Justice Ministry for a parish social ministry focus group.

The focus group is an opportunity for those interested or actively involved in parish social ministry to gather to hear how parish social ministry is going in their parishes, to discuss challenges, and to ... Read More »

Parish Ministry Fair - September 9

Posted by mike myers on 8/31/18

 Our Annual Parish Ministry Fair will be held on Sunday, September 9 following all Sunday Masses, including the 5 PM. Weather permitting, we will again be setting up on the side lawn of the church.Join us and see what activities and events your parish has for you to enjoy.

CCW Guest Speaker - Tracey O’Shaughnessy - September 10

Posted by mike myers on 8/31/18

The Council of Catholic Women is pleased to announce that Tracey O'Shaughnessy will be the guest speaker at their meeting on Monday, September 10, 2018.

She will speak on "One's Personal Story and How Women Today Can Make A Difference In Society".

Tracey is an award-winning columnist and art ... Read More »

Parish Listening Meeting for the Archdiocesan Synod

Posted by mike myers on 8/13/18

On Thursday August 23 at 6 PM in the Church Hall there will be a Listening Meeting held to gather information for the coming Archdiocesan Synod. A series of questions will be presented. As each question is stated, each individual will have a chance to comment. Comments will be ... Read More »

Reserve your tickets for the Radio City Christmas Spectacular Presenting The Rockettes!.

Posted by mike myers on 8/03/18

  Our parish trip will be held on Sunday, November 11, 2018. Departure from St. John Church parking lot will be at 7 AM. The show begins at 11 AM. Tour NYC on your own after the show, boarding the bus to leave NYC at 4 PM, heading back ... Read More »

St. John’s BBQ Rib Feast! Saturday, August 25, 6:00-8:00 PM

Posted by mike myers on 8/03/18

  $22 - 1.5lb Baby Back Rib Meal $5 - Kid’s Chicken Tenders Dinner includes corn on the cob, steak fries, corn bread, salad, and desserts. Beverages served for Dine-In Meal Eat in or order Curbside Take Out TICKETS ON SALE AFTER MASSES NEXT WEEKEND! (Help is needed for ... Read More »

New Beginnings

Posted by mike myers on 6/24/18

“New Beginnings” is an Ecumenical Program designed to provide children in need with new school clothes.

Each child is provided with: 3 Shirts 2 Pairs of Pants 1 Fall Jacket 1 Package of underwear 1 Package of socks 1 $25.00 gift certificate (toward the purchase of a pair of shoes)

Working closely with the Social Services office, children are selected to participate in “New Beginnings” on the basis of need. The clothing is collected from the participating congregations, boxed and delivered to the Social Service office in August. Privacy and confidentiality are strictly ... Read More »

Crossroads4Christ

Posted by mike myers on 6/24/18

Crossroads4Christ, our new young adult ministry, continues to meet on Monday evenings at the Faith Formation Center Meeting Room, 9 Academy Hill. Gatherings begin promptly at 6:30 PM and flow into adoration from 7:30 to 8 PM. All young adults, ages 18-32 are welcome!

Men's Group Meeting - Tuesday June 19

Posted by mike myers on 6/14/18

In June, we have an opportunity to hear about a way that a parish in Maryland brought about a reversal of a trend that the Church, in general, has been experiencing... almost everywhere.

One in three Catholics is no longer connected to the Church.   Mass attendance has steadily fallen ... Read More »

Council of Catholic Women

Posted by mike myers on 6/02/18

The Council of Catholic Women will hold their year end installation banquet on Monday, June 4, 6 PM at the Sunset Grille in Watertown.