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Posted by mike myers on 3/16/18
During Lent, our thoughts often turn to the Sacrament of Reconciliation, a sacrament that, for too many of us, we revisit only once per year as we do our Easter Duty. In our March Men's Group we will be sharing about another sacrament whose grace is with us every ... Read More »
Posted by mike myers on 3/10/18
Thank you to all that supported our Lenten Baked Shrimp Dinner on February 16. It was a great evening and we were able to raise $2,350 our Life Teen ministry.
Our Life Teen Mass for Sunday, March 18 has been postponed, but we will still hold a Life Teen ... Read More »
Posted by mike myers on 3/02/18
The Council of Catholic Women will meet on TUESDAY, March 6 at 7:00 PM in the Church Hall. All women of the parish are welcome to attend.
We will have a business meeting followed by a SPRING social.
Posted by mike myers on 2/18/18
Interspersed with our Lenten Simple Suppers, this year we begin a new Lenten Tradition with our Parish’s first Lenten Fish Fry on Friday March 9 at the Church Hall.
Our Fish and Chips Baskets include 3 Beer Battered Cod Strips & Hand Cut French Fries, Lemon & Tarter Sauce, ... Read More »
The Watertown/Oakville Clergy Association announce the schedule for our 2018 Lent Ecumenical Services - Soup, Socks and Soul
Posted by mike myers on 2/07/18
The theme for this year’s services is: “That we all may be one” (Christ’s example of making connections). Worship will be on Wednesday evenings during Lent at 7:30 pm. The Host church will provide a Soup and Bread supper for participants at 6:30pm. Instead of a regular collection, participants ... Read More »
Posted by mike myers on 2/05/18
On Tuesday, February 20th, the St. John Men’s Group will hold its monthly meeting with a special guest. Deacon Ernie Scrivani, Director of Pastoral Planning for the Archdiocese of Hartford, will speak on the topic of ‘missionary discipleship,’ and its implications for Catholics of the 21st century and beyond. ... Read More »
Posted by mike myers on 1/29/18
There will be a special Super Bowl Life Teen Life Night on Saturday, February 3 at 6:15 PM in Fr. Filip Hall at St. John Church. All Teens are invited to attend and join in the fun and festive events of the evening.
Posted by mike myers on 1/20/18
Mark your calendars for our Lenten Book Club, to be held on Thursdays from February 15 through March 22. There will be an afternoon session from 1 to 2 PM and an evening session from 7 to 8 PM. There will be 2 options for each session - depending ... Read More »
Posted by mike myers on 1/11/18
Happy New Year to all of you and may it be a year in which we all grow stronger in our Faith and in the relationships we have with one another! This month we’ll have three parts to our regular meeting and all are focused on building our own ... Read More »
Posted by mike myers on 1/02/18
Does your New Year’s resolution include being more involved in parish life? At St. John the Evangelist Parish, there are many different types of ministries looking for new members.
For those who wish to serve during Mass there are Lectors, Extraordinary Ministers of Communion, and Altar Servers, as well ... Read More »