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New hours for Eucharistic Adoration - March 20

Posted by mike myers on 3/20/20

Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament will be limited to 2:00-5:00 PM today, followed by benediction.

There will not be any Stations of the Cross.

Our Lenten Observances

Posted by mike myers on 2/28/20


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 7:00 to 8:00 PM. Eucharistic Adoration

Our Monday Holy Hour continues during Lent, from 7:15 PM to 8:15 PM.  On ... Read More »

Life Teen News

Posted by mike myers on 2/01/20

Our next LifeTeen Life Night will be held on Sunday, February 9 at 6:15 PM in Fr. Filip Hall at St. John Church.  All teens are invited to attend!

Life Teen News

Posted by mike myers on 12/21/19

On Sunday, December 29 Life Teen will meet for a Life Teen Mass at 5:00 PM , followed by their Christmas party.


Christmas Volunteers Needed

Posted by mike myers on 12/08/19

Click here for online Volunteer Sign Ups for Christmas Eve Decorating and other tasks for both adults and youth  Christmas Eve Set Ups  Youth and Adult Christmas Eve Parking Lot  Help  

Life Teen News

Posted by mike myers on 12/08/19

On Sunday, December 8 Life Teen will be meet for a Life Night, and on December 29 for a Life Teen Mass and Christmas party.

Life Teen’s 8th Annual Christmas Cookie Bake Sale will take place on December 14 & 15,  following all Masses. 

All proceeds benefit the St. ... Read More »

Our Parish Advent Mission - December 5th 7 PM to 9 PM

Posted by mike myers on 11/24/19

 The word “adventus”, in Latin means “Coming”.  During Advent, we not only celebrate Jesus’ coming into the world two thousand years ago but it is also a time to anticipate His coming again.  As Catholics, our Faith tells us that we will see Jesus again - - every one ... Read More »

Volunteer Sign-Ups

Posted by mike myers on 11/15/19

Lending a hand is now easier than ever, Volunteer Sign Up Opportunities via these links:   Thanksgiving Food Drive Collector - Collect Donations Prior to Weekend Masses on 11/23 and 11/24   Thanksgiving and OCC Donations Delivery

Parish News - Save the Date!

Posted by mike myers on 10/26/19

Sunday November 17 - A Healing Service & Anointing of the Sick following the 11 AM Mass 

 Friday, November 29 - A Christmas Parade!

Watertown’s Santa Parade, Day After Thanksgiving, 3:45 PM, Ride our St. John Float, pulled by a John Deere Tractor 


Pro-Life Ministry

Posted by mike myers on 10/19/19

St. John the Evangelist Pro-Life Ministry members will be participating in the 40 Days For Life Campaign in the Archdiocese of Hartford in our parish. 

 The campaign consists of:

Saturday, October 26  - Eucharistic Adoration, following our Vigil Mass, from 6 PM to 8PM at St. John Church.

Sunday, ... Read More »