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Saint John the Evangelist Parish - Greece, NY


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The Pastor and staff invite you and the people of St. John the Evangelist Church to joyfully celebrate the Eucharist, faithfully teach Catholic tradition, and enthusiastically form Catholic spirituality, so that together we may go forth in love to serve the Lord and each other. 

Welcome Newcomers and Visitors
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Words of reflection from the  heart of Fr. Peter. 
 
As Christmas draws near, let us give thanks to God for our lives
in family and in our community of faith.  
Among the blessings received is that we are grateful
for the warm friendship we receive from each other in prayer.

Word of Reflection
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Dynamic Catholic - Best Advent Ever

Focus
Jesus wants you to meet him in a whole new way this advent

Act
Schedule a time and place to watch the BEST ADVENT EVER program videos every day.
Daily Reflections and Videos
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Pray
Jesus, help me to encounter you each day this Advent and Christmas


Advent, 2018 
A Season of Anticipation— Prepare our Hearts for the Lord 



WEEKDAY MASS—Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Friday
at 8:15 am.  Communion Service on Thursdays at 8:15 am.. 
 
INDIVIDUAL CONFESSIONS—Saturdays
from 2:45 pm until 3:30 pm 
  
FAMILY COFFEE HOUR WITH SANTA—December 16
Hosted by our Music Ministry in the Parish Center following the 10 am Mass.   
 
CHURCH DECORATING—Friday, December 21
Gather in Church at 5 pm—All are welcome! 
 
CHRISTMAS EVE—Monday, December 24
4:00 pm Mass with Children’s Pageant and Children’s Choir 7:00 pm Mass 11:45 pm  Choir and Carol-along  Midnight Mass 
 
CHRISTMAS DAY—Tuesday, December 25
8:00 am Mass 10:00 am Mass
 
NEW YEAR’S EVE—Monday, December 31
8:15 am Morning Mass 6:30 pm  Mass of Anticipation  for the Solemnity of Mary, the  Holy Mother of God along with thanksgiving for the blessings of 2018 
 
NEW YEAR’S DAY—Tuesday, January 1
The Solemnity of Mary, the Holy Mother of God—Holy Day of  Obligation Mass at 9:00 am 


Angel Tree
Acts of Love During the Advent Season


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Over 350 gifts were distributed to many agencies
in Rochester NY through the Giving Tree Project

 


Lector/Minister
and Altar Server 

Schedule



Church main entrance is off Duxbury Rd.
Directions
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updated December 14, 2018


Ho, Ho, Ho!
Family Coffee Hour with Santa is just around the corner

Our Music Ministry is hosting this fun family event on
December 16, 2018 in the Parish Center after the 10:00 am Children’s Mass


Toddlers to Teenagers can visit Santa and  receive a little gift.  
We look forward to seeing you there!
Peace, Music Ministry


Looking for a Gift
for a fellow parishioner, family member, or yourself!

St. John's will be selling the following after
Masses on December 14th and 15th


 

Donate a Poinsettias
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COMMENTS, SUGGESTIONS, CONCERNS… 
 
St. John’s has a Comment Box located in the vestibule of church
on the table by the center doors.   

 
If you have a comment, suggestion, or a concern, please write down this information
and deposit it into the Comment Box. It will be provided to the Pastor for his  review.


LOST AND FOUND  HERE AT ST. JOHN’S

PLEASE  , MAKE IT A HABIT
to check around your seat and floor area
to be sure you have all your belongings.


If something appears to be of value (i.e. jewelry, wallet, etc.)
please be sure to turn it in immediately
to the priest, deacon , or a Parish Office Staff Member
for safe keeping and proper handling until the rightful owner is identified.  
Ushers are able to assist in getting an item of value turned in. 
 
For the not-so-valuable items (gloves, toys, etc.) 
Please kindly leave these items on the table in the vestibule
by the center doors where they can easily be reclaimed by their owner.

Anyone who believes they may have lost an item of value, in church, please contact the Parish Office at the Rectory (585)225-8980.


  

Designed for boys in Kindergarten - 5th grade, Cub Scouting combines outdoor activities, sports, academics and more in a fun and exciting, year-round program that helps  teach honesty, respect, leadership, responsibility, good citizenship and so much more.

Young boys grow up fast
- encourage your son to join Cub Scouting
- the time you invest in him today will make a difference in the person he becomes tomorrow! 

Any adults that would like to help guide and shape our leaders of tomorrow are also welcome to join! 

 

For more information contact Amy Duprey at 225-8316;  Pack 238, Committee Chair or email Pack238.scouts@gmail.com

Meets every Thursday in the Parish Center
Grades K -5 

Contact Amy or Tim Duprey 585-225-8316 or Pack238.Scouts@gmail.com
for additional details

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Preparing for Baptism

Following are a few documents that will help parents and godparents prepare for Baptizing their child
  
Welcome to St. John's for your child's Baptism


The Role of the Godparent - A Call To Integrity


What the Catholic Church teaches about the role of Godparents
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Masses


Celebration of the Eucharist

Saturday: 4:00pm
Sunday:
8:00am, 10:00am(choir) Monday-Wednesday, Friday: 8:15am

Communion Service 

Thursday: 8:15 am

Confessions

Saturdays: 2:45pm-3:45pm

Parish Office Hours
Monday-Wednesday and Friday 9-Noon and 1:30-5:00 PM
Thursday 9-Noon


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From the Desk of Fr. Peter
December 16, 2018

"Advent is a time to listen to God"

Growing In Faith

 

 

Dec 18

Children's Choir Rehearsal

Tuesday, 4:30 PM

Children's Choir Rehearsal
Time: Tuesday, 4:30 PM
Location: St. John the Evangelist Church - 2400 West Ridge Road Rochester NY 14626
  Children's Choir Rehearsal in churh
Dec 19

Adult Choir Rehearsal

Wednesday, 6:30 PM

Adult Choir Rehearsal
Time: Wednesday, 6:30 PM
Location: St. John the Evangelist Church - 2400 West Ridge Road Rochester NY 14626
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Dec 20

Communion Service

Thursday, 8:15 AM

Communion Service
Time: Thursday, 8:15 AM
Location: St. John the Evangelist Church - 2400 West Ridge Road Rochester NY 14626
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Dec 20

Cub Scouts

Thursday, 6:30 PM

Cub Scouts
Time: Thursday, 6:30 PM
Location: Parish Center - 2400 West Ridge Road Rochesster NY 14626
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Dec 21

Church Decorating

Friday, 5:00 PM

Church Decorating
Time: Friday, 5:00 PM
Location: St. John the Evangelist Church - 2400 West Ridge Road Rochester NY 14626
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Dec 21

Circle of Hope

Friday, 7:00 PM

Circle of Hope
Time: Friday, 7:00 PM
Location: Parish Center - 2400 West Ridge Road Rochesster NY 14626
  Circle of Hope Widow & Widowers Social & Support Group
Dec 22

Confession

Saturday, 2:45 PM

Confession
Time: Saturday, 2:45 PM
Location: St. John the Evangelist Church - 2400 West Ridge Road Rochester NY 14626
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Dec 22

Saturday Mass

Saturday, 4:00 PM

Saturday Mass
Time: Saturday, 4:00 PM
Location: St. John the Evangelist Church - 2400 West Ridge Road Rochester NY 14626
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