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St. John Parish October Festival - October 12 from 5:00-9:00

Posted by mike myers on 10/06/18

Our October Festival will be held on Friday October 12, from 5-9 PM, in the church parking lot. Our events team has been hard at work planning this evening and it is sure to be a great night.

Here is a little more about the evening. Musical Guest Marty ... Read More »

Respect Life Sunday - Pancake Breakfast

Posted by mike myers on 9/30/18

 Respect Life Sunday is October 7th. Once again the Pro Life Ministry invites you to breakfast after all morning Masses.

The menu will include pancakes, scrambled eggs, sausage, juice, pastries, coffee and tea. A Free Will Offering will be accepted to off set costs and to support pro life activities!

The Archdiocese of Hartford will be joining the National Now International Forty Days for Life campaign. The campaign runs from September 26th till November 4th. This consists of prayer, fasting and a peaceful prayer vigil at the Hartford GYN center at 1 Main St., to end abortion. St John’s Parish will participate on October 6 with Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament after the 5 PM Mass from 6 to 7 PM. We are also scheduled to participate in Hartford at the prayer vigil on Sunday October 7 from noon till 6 PM. If you can participate for an hour or more please call Ginny Wawrzyniak 860-987-8152 for details, or email [email protected] Come join us! Thank ... Read More »

Council of Catholic Women - October 1

Posted by mike myers on 9/30/18

The Council of Catholic Women will have its Fall meeting on Monday, October 1 in Fr Filip Hall at 7 PM. We welcome Deacon Victor Mitchell to speak to us, so that he can meet us and we can get to know him better. A social will follow with ... Read More »

Pro-Life Ministry

Posted by mike myers on 9/14/18

On Wednesday, September 19 at 7 PM, our Pro-Life Ministry will meet in the Faith Formation Conference Room. After praying the Rosary, we will discuss plans for our October 7 Pro-Life Pancake Breakfast and for our participation in the 40 Days for Life Vigil in Hartford, also on October ... Read More »


Posted by mike myers on 9/12/18

Rev. Robert Turner, pastor of the St. Ambrose Parish (St. Monica, Northford and St. Augustine, North Branford) will host “The ABCs of Annulment” on Friday October 5th, from 7-9- pm in the St. Monica Church Hall, 1326 Middletown Ave, Northford.  Members of the Annulment Team will review the changes in the ... Read More »

Men's Group Meeting - September 18

Posted by mike myers on 9/12/18

We will be holding our September Men's Group meeting  on Tuesday, September 18th at 7:30 pm  in the Church Hall   

We have the great pleasure of having Father Terry Kristofak come to talk with us.   Father Terry is a Passionist priest working on the Retreat team at Holy Family Retreat ... Read More »

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 »