WEEKEND MASS TIMES: 4:30pm (Sat.) 7:00am 8:30am 11:00am 2:00pm (Spanish) 5:00pm
News & Events
Papal Letter: Mercy and Misery
Download the Papal Letter, “Misericordia et Misera,” by clicking here.
The Year of Mercy has drawn to a close, but Pope Francis urges us to continue our merciful acts and attitudes toward ourselves and others. To conclude the year, Pope Francis issued a Papal Letter entitled “Misericordia et Misera,” or “Mercy and Misery.” We encourage you to download it (for free) here and read through it this Advent season, as we continue to prepare our hearts for the coming of the Lord.
Advent Reconciliation & Adoration: Wednesday, December 7
On Wednesday, December 7, beginning 7:00pm there will be priests available to hear confessions during the Reservoir Adoration hour in the church. Adoration will end with benediction at 8:00pm, but priests will remain as long as needed to administer reconciliation. Please come for any or all of this hour of adoration, music, and prayer before the Blessed Sacrament.
Solemnity of the Immaculate Conception: Thursday, December 8
Thursday, December 8, is the Solemnity of the Immaculate Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary, a holy day of obligation. St. John will offer an anticipatory Mass on Wednesday evening and three Masses on Thursday (the St. John School Mass will also be held at the usual time). Mass times are:
Wednesday, December 7: 5:15pm
Thursday, December 8: 7:00am, 12:10pm, 7:00pm
Unbound: Become a Sponsor
This weekend a representative will be here to speak with St. John Parish about Unbound, an international nonprofit founded by lay Catholics grounded in the Gospel call to put the needs of the marginalized and vulnerable first. We invite you to learn more by clicking here, and consider becoming a sponsor!
Weekend Mass Times
Daily Mass Times
Monday–Thursday: 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Friday: 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Saint John the Evangelist
(Simon Parish Center)
1229 Vermont St.
Lawrence, KS 66044
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