Welcome to St. John the Evangelist Parish, a vibrant Catholic Community of faith! To those who call this Parish your spiritual home, we welcome you and your participation in all aspects of our Parish life. To those who are visiting our Parish or searching for a new spiritual home, we welcome you and invite you to join us. Wherever you find yourself on life’s journey, know you are always welcome!


September 1: Religious Education Update

Wednesday classes for Grades 1 - 4 are still over capacity so we are unable to open those at this time unless there are new volunteers to teach. Please contact Linda Messore to volunteer.  The new Grade 5 and Grade 6 curriculum is such that we can accommodate more students so those Wednesday classes are open to registrations again. We are also looking for volunteers to teach or team teach Grades 8 and 10 on Sunday evenings. Please contact Jane Leonard if you’re able ...

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Thank You!!!

As I come to the end of my stay here in St. Paul’s and St. John’s Wellesley Collaborative, I thank God for the gift of every one of you, you have been so hospitable to me. I have got the chance to visit new places, meet new people and do new things (play golf and Red Sox etc.). I want to thank the Fathers for their wonderful fraternal support and warm welcome into the rectory community. To everyone, I appreciate your ...

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Pope Francis to visit the United States this September

Pope Francis will spend six days in the United States in September, with stops in three U.S. cities: Washington, New York, and Philadelphia. Tickets for public events will primarily be released through parishes in these cities, as well as through other local Catholic institutions, with the exception of events in Philadelphia at the World Meeting of Families 2015 (more details on their Papal Visit page.)  Please check the USCCB's Papal Visit 2015 page for the latest ...

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Attention Altar Servers: Summer Servers Needed

We are in need of altar servers to volunteer to serve at all Masses this summer.  Sign up is easy, just go to www.stjohnwellesley.org/altarservers or call the Rectory at (781) 235-0045.

Training for new altar servers will be held in the fall. Any child who has made his or her First Communion is eligible to serve. More information will be coming in September.  If your child may be interested in becoming an altar server, please let us know so we can ...

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