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IMPORTANT NEWS AND EVENTS

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Holy Thursday, April 17

Holy Thursday, April 17

7:30pm Mass of the Lord's Supper
Followed by Adoration until 10:00pm

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Holy Week

Holy Week

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 16
6:30pm - 8:00pm The Light is On For You
Sacrament of Reconciliation in the Chapel
HOLY THURSDAY, APRIL 17
7:30pm Mass of the Lord's Supper
Followed by Adoration until 10:00pm
GOOD FRIDAY, APRIL 18
12:00pm Walk with the Cross
Led by Religious Education Cluster Families - everyone welcome!
3:00pm Stations of the Cross
7:30pm The Lord's Passion
HOLY SATURDAY, APRIL 19
10:00am - 12:00pm Sacrament of Reconciliation
7:30pm Mass of the Easter Vigil
EASTER ...

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Bishop Nestor with displaced families at the archdiocesan compound.

Our Parish Lenten Gift
Supporting Bishop Nestor and the Diocese of Bossangoa, Central African Republic

With our Parish Lenten Gift,  the St. John's community will collectively make an impact on the Central African Republic, where tens of thousands of innocent men, women, and children are suffering from hunger, disease and lack of security after being displaced from their homes by warring rebels and local militia groups.  In solidarity with Bishop Nestor, we will collect funds to help the people of the Diocese of Bossangoa restart their lives. We at St. John's have this opportunity to alleviate great suffering through our unique relationship with ...

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FAITH MATTERS: “The Son of Man”

FAITH MATTERS: The Son of Man

Jesus’ favorite term for Himself was “The Son of Man" - How does this impact Evangelii Gaudium?

“The Son of Man” is how Jesus most often refers to himself in the Gospels, 30 times in Matthew, 14 times in Mark, 25 times in Luke and 12 times in John. However the phrase (including the definite article), never appears as such in the Old Testament. So what did Jesus mean when He used this phrase to describe Himself? And what are ...

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April 13: Upcoming Events from the AFFC

April 13: Upcoming Events from the AFFC

During the season of Lent, we will be reflecting on Pope Francis' Apostolic Exhortation Evangelii Gaudium. What does the pope have to say to us about the Gospel, evangelization, education, joy, and love? This beautiful statement of what it means to be the Church in the 21st century is a treasure trove of wisdom. Please visit FAITH MATTERS to find our reflections on this theme as well as links to a lot ...

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May 3-4: Annual Baby Shower for Crisis Pregnancy

May 3-4: Annual Baby Shower for Crisis Pregnancy

On May 3-4, St John’s Parish will host a Baby Shower for Pregnancy Help Boston, a program that offers new baby clothes, a counseling staff, and help with locating jobs and housing for families facing financial crisis. Watch for a list of most needed items in upcoming bulletins and on the parish website, and read more about our outreach on the Visitation and Outreach page.

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