Our Diocesan Seminarians will be recognized at a dinner on Friday, June 5 in the Parish Center. A social hour will begin at 6:30 p.m. followed by dinner at 7:00 p.m. Cost is $20 per person. The evening is sure to be enjoyable with entertainment and surprises. Dinner tickets can be purchased from Don Martin or the church office starting May 18. Dinner and Raffle tickets will be available after all Masses on May 23/24 and May 30/31. Mark your calendars and join us to meet, welcome and support our future Diocesan Priests. Check the bulletin for more information.
Upcoming Spring Events
May is always a busy month, especially at St. John’s. This year First Holy Communion will be celebrated May 10 at the 9:30 am Mass, and Confirmation is scheduled for May 29 at 7:00 pm. We will begin the first weekend of May with three meaningful events:
Jubilee Celebration ~ On Friday, May 1, we will honor the sisters of our parish. Mass will begin at 6 pm followed by a dinner reception in the Parish Center. A special tribute will be paid to Sr. Pauline for 70 years and Sr. Therese for 60 years of religious life. Cost is $5 per adult(no children, please). Reservations & payment must be made in advance at the parish life table after Masses April 25/26, or call the church office. See the bulletin for more information.
Join us on Saturday, May 2 for a Day of Reflection on Mary, our Mother to be held in the Parish Center from 10 am – 2 pm. Lunch will be served followed by Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament and the Rosary. Please sign up at the parish life table after Masses or call the church office by Thursday, April 30. There is no charge.
Don’t forget to join us for coffee and donuts in the Parish Center on Sunday, May 3 after the 9:30 am Mass. We would like to welcome our new Catholics who joined our parish family on the Easter Vigil.
Be sure to mark your calendars for VBS: June 22 – June 26, 9am – 12 Noon. Registration is now open for kids and volunteers! This year’s theme is Everest, Conquering Challenges with God’s Mighty Power.
Registration is ONLINE ONLY! For more information, visit this website:
Everyone is invited to the 80th Birthday Celebration & 20th Episcopal Ordination Anniversary for
Bishop J. Kevin Boland
Sunday, April 26, 2015
Mass at 5:30 p.m.
Cathedral of St. John the Baptist, 222 East Harris St., Savannah, GA 31401
Party immediately following, Savannah Station, 601 Cohen St.
No gifts please…
The Easter Triduum Schedule is as follows:
Holy Thursday: 7:00 p.m. – Mass of the Lord’s Supper
Good Friday: 3:00 p.m. – Stations of the Cross
7:00 p.m. – Celebration of the Lord’s Passion
Easter Vigil: Saturday at 8:00 p.m.
Easter Sunday: 7:30 a.m. ~ 9:30 a.m. ~ 12:00 noon
>>> NO confessions on Easter Vigil (Saturday)
Please note the Church Office will be closed on Good Friday and Easter Monday.