Sunday, September 23 -
FIRST PREP SESSION
Begins with 9AM Mass; PREP Ends at 11:30
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SAFE ENVIRONMENT PROGRAM REQUIREMENTS
Visit the Office of Child and Youth Protection here for full requirements for volunteers:
Links to the required background checks for volunteers are here:
1. PA State Police Criminal Record Check
2. PA Department Human Services Child Abuse History Clearance
3. Federal Criminal Background Check (if you have not lived in PA for 10 years)
If you are a member for any of the following volunteer groups at St. John the Baptist Parish, you must be compliant with the training and background check certification requirements of this mandated Archdiocese of Philadelphia (AOP) program:
PREP School Staff Parish Pastoral Council
Extraordinary Ministers Lectors
Guitar Group Vocalists/Organist
A key component of the Safe Environment Program is a “classroom” style presentation known as Part I Training, “Protecting God’s Children”. This training is conducted at various locations throughout the Archdiocese by a facilitator from the Archdiocese’s Office of Child and Youth Protection.
To register for the Protecting God's Children Training, please visit the following link:
Finally, you may find additional information regarding SEP at our parish website, or, at the Archdiocese of Philadelphia website under Office of Child and Youth Protection. Or, you may contact our SEP coordinator, Pat Heron, at: firstname.lastname@example.org.
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Friends of St. John the Baptist
Our parish lottery increases by $1,000 per week. In the event there is no jackpot winner(s) a consolation prize(s) is awarded in the amount of $700. When there is more than one winner prizes are divided. All Prizes must be claimed within one week. Tickets are sold before and after masses and at the Rectory and must be purchased in person. No tickets are sold online or over the phone. Tickets are $1 each and have two chances to win. Winning numbers are available on our Lottery Hotline by calling 215.482.8728 Friday Mornings at 10 AM. Good Luck!
SUPPORT OUR PARISH THROUGH YOUR EMPLOYER'S UNITED WAY CAMPAIGN
If your employer participates in the United Way’s Annual Fund and would
like to make your United Way contribution to directly benefit St. John the
Baptist Parish, you may choose the “Donor Choice” option on your
contribution form. Our Donor Choice # is 3179, and your contribution is
much needed and greatly appreciated. Go to www.unitedforimpact.org for more
information. Thank you for your support.
SJB IN THE NEWS
Keeping the Faith at St. John's
Papal Beer Blessing
Weekdays in Rectory
All Saints' Rectory Chapel
7:00 AM Monday - Friday
Friday Adoration until 4:00 PM;
Weekend Masses in Church
Saturday Vigil Mass: 4:00 PM
Sunday: 9:00 & 11:00 AM; 6:00 PM*
*Sunday 6PM Summer Mass to be held at St. Josaphat Church, 124 Cotton Street, through September 2.
Holy Days of Obligation in Church
6:00 PM Vigil Mass
7:00 AM; 12:05 PM; & 7:00 PM Holy Day
First Saturday At St. Josaphat Church
124 Cotton St., Phila., PA 19127
for Increased Devotion to St. John Paul II
Confessions: 8:00 AM
Mass & Novena: 8:30 AM
Sacrament of Reconciliation
Saturday 3-3:40 PM
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)