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St. John Events Team Meeting - April 24

Posted by mike myers on 4/21/19

The St. John Events Team will meet on Wednesday, April 24 to plan various spring and summer activities in the parish.  They will meet at 6:30 PM, downstairs in Fr. Filip Hall.  All are welcome to join them.

 

Fr. Anthony to Present at April 10 Ecumenical Lenten Service

Posted by mike myers on 4/06/19

The April 10 Ecumenical Lenten Service will be held at Union Congregational Church in Oakville. It will begin with a simple soup supper at 6:30 PM, followed by a worship service at 7:30 PM.  The Lenten service will include a freewill offering to benefit the Watertown/Oakville Ecumenical Council’s Fuel Bank.

 With an overall theme of “Lenten Prayer”, Fr. Anthony Smith will be the presenter, with a talk about “The Prodigal ... Read More »

Men's Group - April 9 7:30 PM

Posted by mike myers on 4/03/19

We will be holding our April Men's Group on April 9th at 7:30.pm-9:00 pm in the Church Hall of St. John's. 

As Lent draws to a close, we’ll be talking about staying strong in our Faith all the way to the finish line.  In Hebrews 12, we are encouraged ... Read More »

Ecumenical Lenten Service - St John the Evangelist April 3

Posted by mike myers on 3/29/19

This week’s Ecumenical Lenten Service will be held at St. John the Evangelist Church. It will begin with a simple soup supper at 6:30 PM, in Fr. Filip Hall, followed by a worship service at 7:30 PM, in the church.  The Lenten service will include a freewill offering to ... Read More »

Council of Catholic Women - April 2

Posted by mike myers on 3/29/19

The Council of Catholic Women will hold a Baby Shower for Carolyn’s Place at its April meeting on TUESDAY, April 2 at 7PM in Fr Filip Hall.  Members are asked to bring an unwrapped baby gift.  Ellen Cavallo, Director Of Carolyn’s Place, will speak and then judge a baby ... Read More »

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 »