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Weekly Parish News for the Weekend of July 17th, 2020

Posted by mike myers on 7/17/20

Emergency Summer Food Drive: Our Spring food collection was an overwhelming success! We would like to continue our support to our community  through another drive, being held this weekend. You can bring your donations to the large tent on the church parking lot. See the home page for for wanted ... Read More »

Weekly Parish News for the Weekend of July 10

Posted by mike myers on 7/10/20

Weekend Masses: Open for public attendance this weekend at Sat 5pm  & Sun 7:30am, 9am, 11am - please allow extra time to be seated by our volunteers. 

Sunday Mass Volunteers: If you are interested in helping at weekend Masses with seating, counting, and sanitizing pews, you can find more information ... Read More »

Parish News for the Weekend of July 3

Posted by mike myers on 7/03/20

Weekend Masses: Open for public attendance this weekend at Sat 5pm  & Sun 7:30am, 9am, 11am - please allow extra time to be seated by our volunteers. Full guidelines are on the main web page, here a few highlights: - Obligation to attend Sunday Mass is dispensed until September ... Read More »

Weekly Parish News for the Weekend of June 26

Posted by mike myers on 6/26/20

Things are starting to pick up. Take a quick look...   Soup Kitchen Saturday: Tomorrow at 9 a.m. Please help St John the Evangelist honor our commitment to feeding the hungry. 2lb meatloaves or canned veggies can be dropped of at the church parking lot at 9 a.m.    Sunday ... Read More »

Weekly Parish News for the Weekend of June 19th 2020

Posted by mike myers on 6/20/20

Sunday Mass: Live streamed on our Facebook page at 8:30am. You can always rewatch the Mass, once the live feed has ended.   Weekday Mass: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, & Friday at 12:10pm. Please wear a mask. A staff member will seat you. Things have gone very smoothly this past week ... Read More »

Parish Life News - June 7

Posted by mike myers on 6/06/20

Weekday Masses begin this Week. Please see the information posted on our home page about the safety procedures that will be in place. Schedule: Monday: 8:30am and 12:10pm at St John the Evangelist 4pm and 7pm at St Mary Magdalen   Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday: 12:10pm at St John ... Read More »

Weekly Parish News for Pentecost Weekend

Posted by mike myers on 5/29/20

This Weekend the Church celebrates its birthday, Pentecost, the outpouring of the Holy  Spirit   Sunday's Mass will livestream at 830 a.m.. As always, it is available immediately after the stream ends to replay. www.facebook.com/stjohnwatertown/live   Full Guidelines for the Opening of Public Masses can be found here. https://archdioceseofhartford.org/guidelines-for-opening-churches-for-public-worship-in-the-archdiocese-of-hartford/    Specific applications of ... Read More »

Parish News May 15

Posted by mike myers on 5/17/20

Sunday Mass: Live Streamed at 8:30 from out Facebook Page   C4C Young Adults: C4C Young Adult Ministry continues to meet weekly via Zoom. There have been many new members lately, and we encourage you (or your son / daughter at least 18 years or older) to check it out.  ... Read More »

Parish Life News May 8

Posted by mike myers on 5/09/20

Mother's Day is Sunday. Saint John the Evangelist will be honoring/remembering mothers of our community by displaying names in front of the altar on Sunday and the coming week. A large sign is being placed on the front lawn of the church honoring mothers of the community.    Sunday ... Read More »

First Weekend of May Activities

Posted by mike myers on 5/01/20

Food Drive: Saint John the Evangelist will be collecting food for the WATERTOWN Food Bank. See the attached flyer for items needed. Parish staff or volunteers will be at the tent near the garage of the Faith Formation Center. Friday 2-6, Sat 9-6, Sun 10-12.    Sunday Mass: Streamed live ... Read More »