Rev. James R. Gould,
Rev. Mark E. Moretti, Parochial Vicar
Rev. Henry Rivera,
If you have not yet registered with our parish and would like to do
so, please fill out our
completely, and bring it into our Parish Office. When you move away from our
parish, please contact the parish office and let us know.
News & Events
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Inclement Weather Policy and Cancellations
2015-16 RE Registration
Classes begin in 4 weeks!
St. John’s RE Family registrations
are available at the parish office.
Please register by August 1st to avoid late
fees. Classes are filling up.
Classes are filling up, so register soon!
These classes are now closed:
Grades 2, 4, 6 and 8
All students in grades 1-12 who are not attending a Catholic
school should be enrolled in RE classes. RE classes begin on
August 23rd, 24th and 25th.
click here for details
Coming back in May - the return of
warm weather means the return of
Chill at the Grill
St. Cecelia Window
recently received a colorized rendition for the St. Cecelia Stain
Glass window in honor of the parish choirs
Please click on the image below to get a peek
All adult Parishioners
St. John's "YEAR OF FAITH" Discussion Group
Our next meeting will
in Mercy Hall
August 28th 7pm
Please join us as Father Gould will lead our next discussion. We
have started a new book, Life of Christ, by Archbishop
Fulton J. Sheen.
It's not too late to join us.
This book is a gem!
Father Benedict Groeschel has said
this book brings “the narrative of the Gospel alive to the
individual reader. This is popular theology at its very best.”
For further information and a copy of
the book, email
Year of Consecrated Life
for Events and Resources
All across the world, the Church is celebrating the
Year of Consecrated Life. By declaration of Pope Francis, the Year of
Consecrated Life began on the first Sunday of Advent in 2014 and will
continue through the World Day for Consecrated Life on February 2, 2016.
Pope Francis has written that the Year of Consecrated Life has three aims:
to look to the past with gratitude, live the present with passion, and
embrace the future with hope.
Implementing the Church's
mission of social justice in the Diocese of Arlington in ways that
strengthen individuals, families, and communities.
here to visit Arlington
Catholic Charities to read how you can help those in need.
Also, please follow our
blog at www.arlingtoncatholiccharities.com
is an excellent and easy way to support the parish
while reducing the administrative costs of envelopes and saving our
wonderful staff and volunteer’s precious time.
To enroll in the Faith Direct program you may pick up
an enrollment form in the parish office or enroll online at
using our church code
for your generosity!
For Information about Applying for Papal Blessing
Parchments Click Here
Bishop Loverde's Letter on the HHS
Bishop Paul S.
Loverde, Bishop of the Arlington Diocese, commented on the decision
by the Obama Administration to mandate sterilization and
contraceptive coverage, including abortifacients, in health
insurance plans offered by religious institutions. Please read
Bishop Loverde's entire
How can I help?
Pro Life Web Sites
Human Life International:
Priests For Life:
The Miracle of Life:
Description of the Development of
the Fetus by Week Throughout Pregnancy:
Culture of Life:
Catholics Come Home
is an evangelization website dedicated to
answering your questions about the Catholic Faith.
If you used to be Catholic and would like to
If you are not Catholic and would like to learn more.
If you are Catholic and would like to grow in your faith and help
others to come home.
Catholic Near East Welfare Association
Thank you to all who contributed generously to the
Catholic Near East Welfare Association (CNEWA). This agency of the Holy See was established by
Pope Pius XI in 1926 and supports the churches of the East.
For additional info please click here: