Daily Mass - 8:30am Saturday Vigil Mass - 4:30pm Sunday Mass - 7:30am, 9:30am, 11:30am & 6pm
WE ARE CALLED TO TREAT "EVERYONE" WITH MERCY
ST JOHN GIVING TREE - Starts this weekend. Pick a tag from Giving Tree. Register at Table, Purchase and Wrap Gift. Drop off Gifts at the Activity Center Sat. Dec 7th (4-6 pm) Sun Dec 8th (8 am -1 pm) or Weekday in the Church office. PLEASE do not leave gifts in church.
The Solemnity of the Immaculate Conception is moved to Monday, December 9th. It is a Holy Day; however, the obligation to attend Mass is dispensed this year. It is still a wonderful feast day to celebrate. We encourage you to join us on Monday, at 8:30 a.m., as we celebrate the gift of Mary’s Immaculate Conception.
AREA ADVENT PENANCE SERVICE - Confessions begin at 6:30
St. Anthony, Darrow…December 4 Holy Rosary, St. Amant...December 5 St. Mark, Gonzales … December 10 St. Michael, Convent...December 11 St. Theresa, Gonzales...December 17 St. John the Evangelist … December 18
PARISH MISSION: "One Hundred Years of Becoming Like Feathers on the Breath of God: Proclaim, Celebrate, Serve" Please do mark your calendars for our annual St. John Parish Mission to be held this year in early December. Fr. Whitney Miller will speak at all of our Masses the weekend of December 7th –8th and the evening sessions will be held at 7pm on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday, December 9th, 10th and 11th.
SUNDAY NURSERY - Contact person for Sunday Nursery is Stephanie Virgets at 225-284-8942.
RCIA AND RCIC - Are you or someone you know interested in learning more about the Catholic faith or in joining the Catholic Church? If so, RCIA (Rite of Christian Initiation for Adults) inquiry sessions will begin at 7:00 p.m. on August 21st, 201219 in the Education Building.
RCIC is for children aged 7 and up who have not been baptized or who are behind on their religious education. Sessions for children will begin on August 28th at 7:00 p.m. in the Education Building. For more information on the RCIA or the RCIC please contact Donna Perque at 225-673-8307 or by emailing her at RCIA.RCIC19@cox.net for more information