God Bless Our Confirmandi!
Bishop Robert P. Maginnis conferred the Sacrament of Confirmation on 79 youths and two adults at St. John Chrysostom on April 21. May the gifts and joy of the Holy Spirit be with all our Confirmandi always!
A Very Special First Eucharist
Seven children from our Adaptive PREP celebrated their First Holy Communion surrounded by family and friends at a service April 12. The children, from left, are Dominique Bottino, Lara Bruno, Christopher McGowan, Gavin Feehery, Michael Brady and Nora Deskis. Not pictured: Chloe Zarko.
Welcome and Congratulations!
Prepared by our RCIA program, seven adults received the Sacrament of Confirmation at the Easter Vigil Mass on March 26. Congratulations from the entire St. John's family. May you always walk in the light of the new fire of Easter!
Memorial to the Lost
SJC concluded its two-week display of the Memorial to the Lost with a prayer service April 16 in memory of all of those who have lost their lives to gun violence. For more information, visit www.heedinggodscall.org.
'I am the resurrection and the life; whoever believes in me, even if he dies, will live.'
Celebrate Mass with a joyful heart!
Rouse the Spirit with our new contemporary worship band. Join us at the 5 p.m. Vigil Mass on April 30.
2015 Loyola Press Open Door Award
'In recognition of the Parish's commitment to helping people with disabilities fully engage and serve in parish life' (National Catholic Partnership on Disability).
Thank you, St. Katharine Drexel Gospel Choir, for worshipping with us and welcoming our choir on Valentine's Day. We love our Sister Parish!
Congrats, Region 30 Champs!
Our high school Varsity boys made it to the third round of the Archdiocese playoffs and finished the season with a 16-4 record. Click to learn more.
Hope & Joy at the Hope Cafe
Our parishioners served up fabulous fare, fellowship, faith and fun at CityTeam's Hope Cafe on Jan. 9. Thank you, CityTeam!
'It Will Be a Holy Year of Mercy'
Pope Francis has opened the doors to his Jubilee Year of Mercy. Follow the events of this extraordinary year here.