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Click the link below to view Sunday Mass,
and Download the liturgy guide above within the Church Bulletin.
Thank you for your support during this difficult time. To those
parishioners who are not experiencing financial hardship, I ask you to kindly remember the needs of the parish and to continue financial support as you are able. You can mail or drop off
donations to the parish or take advantage of electronic / online giving by clicking here: OSVonlinegiving.com/1842 This will take you to our secure website.
This was introduced a few years go for Sunday, Holy Day, Special Offerings and the Friends of St. John the Baptist Campaign. If you have not entertained this option of making regular contributions, now is a good time to do so.
Naturally, your sacrificial offering is welcomed by the parish in whatever form or means it may come. Be assured we will continue to be the best stewards of your offering putting it to use to fulfill the mission of the parish and the Church.
Pastoral Plan Progress Report 2020-21
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For the safety of all, please wear a mask, sanitize, and social distance when attending any Liturgical Celebrations.
Until further notice, the obligation to attend Sunday Mass is suspended. We will continue to stream the mass at facebook.com/sjbmanayunk if you are unable to attend Mass in-person. Please join us virtually to keep holy the Lord's Day and Holy Days of Obligation.
The Sunday Bulletin contains the Liturgy Guide, please pick one up as we are not using missals at this time.
For everyone's safety, please receive Communion in the hand, and remove your mask after bowing.
Funerals, weddings, and baptisms may continue to be held as planned, not exceeding the current designated capacity of the church and with social distancing with each family that lives in the same household seated together. Baptisms may be scheduled if all baptismal preparation and paperwork is submitted and complete.
The parish office is open Monday-Friday from 9AM - 4PM for contactless service and in-person when necessary. All Visitors must wear a mask and social distance. Feel free to call 215.482.4600 or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
SAFE REQUIREMENTS FOR VOLUNTEERS
If you are a volunteer in any capacity at St. John the Baptist Parish, you must be compliant with the required trainings and background checks of the Office of Child and Youth Protection of the Archdiocese of Philadelphia and complete part A below prior to volunteering. Once a clearance is obtained by clicking the link below, print the certificate and submit to the parish office to the attention of the Safe Environment Coordinator. Clearances must be renewed every 5 years.
A. CHECKS AND CLEARANCES
1. PA State Police Criminal Record Check
· Can be obtained online at https://epatch.state.pa.us/Home.jsp
2. PA Department Human Services Child Abuse History Clearance
· Can also be obtained online at https://www.compass.state.pa.us/CWIS
3. Disclosure Statement for Volunteers if you have lived in PA for 10 Consecutive years: https://childyouthprotection.org/docs/disclosure%20statement%20volunteers.pdf
- OR -
Federal Criminal Background Check (if you have not lived in PA for 10 years:
Go to https://uenroll.identogo.com/ to schedule an appointment for the background check.
B. REQUIRED TRAININGS (Part I & II)
You must set up a profile with a valid e-mail address and password to register / complete both trainings. Please keep this profile handy for Part II of the training once you attend and complete the Part I training.
PART I: Protecting God's Children
A key component of the Safe Environment Program is a “classroom” style presentation known as Part I Training, “Protecting God’s Children”. Register here:
PART II: Mandated Reporting
This online portion may be accessed using your login from the Virtus Training Registration:
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Saturday Vigil: 4:00 PM &
Sunday: 9:00 & 11:00 AM; &
6:00 PM Mass
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Confessions: 3-3:40 PM Saturday
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ALL SAINTS RECTORY CHAPEL
Weekday Mass at 7:00 AM
Adoration of the Most Blessed Sacrament
Fridays until 4:00 PM
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Mass for Increased Devotion to St. John Paul II each First Saturday
8:00 AM Confessions; 8:30 AM Mass
Novena to St. John Paul II after Mass
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PARISH MISSION STATEMENT
Saint John the Baptist is a multiethnic Roman Catholic Parish rooted in the teachings of Jesus Christ. Founded in 1831, the Parish has a rich history of providing spirituality, education, and worship in the Manayunk, Roxborough, and Wissahickon neighborhoods of Philadelphia. As a Christian community we are united in our mission to share the Gospel, the Sacraments, and love and serve God by caring for one another. We welcome all people to become part of our vibrant and growing community. (Ratified January 31, 2016 by Parish Assembly)
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