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!


Programs This Evening Cancelled Due to Weather

Due to the forecast of snow and ice starting at suppertime, it seems the wisest thing to do do is to cancel tonight’s "Evening for Women" gathering. Marian Movement  (Rosary) is also cancelled. So sorry Mother Nature is out doing her performances. Mother Nature wins again!

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Our Lenten Program - C21 Engage: Mind ~ Heart ~ Life

ENGAGE: a faith formation program for adults is offered by the Church in the 21st Century Center (C21) at Boston College. Drawing upon the best resources available in the Boston College community, this initiative provides dynamic programming and strategies to nurture an adult’s faith.  We are delighted to be able to offer this wonderful program to our Parish.

Similar to our successful ARISE Program, ENGAGE is designed to build Catholic community by sharing Religious and Spiritual experiences and ...

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Introducing Our 2015 Parish Lenten Gift:
St. Francis House - A House of Grace

A few weeks ago several members of our Service Commission, including 3 high schoolers visited St. Francis House for an extensive meeting and tour with Executive Director and Director of Development. They were “blown away by the size and scope of this amazing day shelter.” Here are just some of their thoughts:
Reflecting back on my visit to St. Francis House, I believe that, for me, the experience of seeing, first hand, the prominent issues of poverty and homelessness in our own ...

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Saint John School Open House - Wednesday, March 11

Pre-School through Grade 6: We invite you to visit Saint John School on Wednesday March 11, 2015 from 8:00-9:30am or 6:30-8:00pm to tour the school, meet teachers, visit classrooms, and speak to our Principal and parents. Come and see how Saint John School sets a standard of excellence for academic achievement and life long impact. Saint John School is a wonderful academic choice for a bright future. Our school is a place where a spirit of faith is celebrated in a ...

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March 1: News from Religious Education

This Week: Sunday, March 1
Grades 1 – 6 Class 10:00 – 10:45 a.m.
Grades 7, 8 Class 6:00 – 7:00 p.m.
Friends for Good 7:00 – 8:00 p.m.
Grades 9, 10 Friends for Good 6:00 – 7:00 p.m. Class 7:00 – 8:00 p.m.
Wednesday, March 4
Grades 1 – 6 Class 3:30 – 4:45 p.m.

Next Week: Sunday, March 8
Grade 1 Mass 9:00 a.m.
Grades 1 – 6 Class 10:00 – 10:45 a.m.

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Attention Young Actors - Help Perform the Passion Play on Palm Sunday!

Seeking Actors/Actresses in Grade 3 and older to help "perform" the Passion Play at the 9:00 AM Family Mass on Palm Sunday, March 29.
Attendance at one rehearsal Saturday March 28, from 9:00 AM- 12:00 is required/mandatory.  Confirmation candidates earn 5 hours of community service credit.

Please contact Maria Wardwell (781-237-2148 or maria.wardwell@stjohnwellesley.org) or Chrissy Harding (781-416-7362 or cctharding@aol.com) for information and registration.

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