Browsing What's Happening

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


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.

... Read More »

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 »

Life Teen Life Night

Posted by mike myers on 1/11/19

There will be a Life Teen Mass on Sunday January 13 at 5:00 PM. It will be followed by  Holy Hour with music.

All are welcome to attend Mass and stay for some inspirational music with Eucharistic Adoration immediately following.

AT the conclusion of Adoration, Life Teen members will ... Read More »

Internet Safety Presentation - 6:30 PM January 3 at St. John School

Posted by mike myers on 12/30/18

Are your children cyber-safe and cyber-smart?  Do you have questions about keeping your child 'internet-safe'?

Please consider attending the upcoming Internet Safety Presentation by Detective Mark Conway of the Watertown Police Department at St. John School.    Detective Conway is a member of the ICAC investigative unit - Internet Crimes Against ... Read More »