ALLELUIA! HE IS RISEN!
Please pick up an Easter Gift of Holy Water to bless yourself, your family and your home. Holy Water Bottles are available in the Main Church.
All Masses during the Easter Season will be celebrated in the Main Church.
EASTER SEASON MASS AND CONFESSION SCHEDULE
Monday - Friday: 7:00 AM
Saturday (Vigil): 4:00 PM; Preceded by Confessions in the Church from 3:00 - 3:40 PM
Sunday: 9:00 AM; 11:00 AM; 6:00 PM
The Rectory Chapel will remain open weekdays for private prayer from 9:00 AM until 4:00 PM;
With Adoration on Fridays in the Chapel.
CONFIRMATION FOR ADULTS - Join us Beginning April 27, 2021
Are you and Adult Catholic that has been Baptized and received Holy Communion in the Catholic Church? If you have not received Confirmation, the Third Sacrament of Initiation as Catholics, we are offering a four-session preparation that will conclude with Confirmation within the 11:00 AM Mass on Pentecost Sunday, May 23, 2021.
Those interested must be at least 16 years of age, and have received the sacraments of Baptism and Holy Communion in the Catholic Church. Contact Kristi at firstname.lastname@example.org if interested. Sessions are held Tuesday Evenings in McKenna Hall (next to the Rectory) from 7-8:30 PM and begin on April 27 (May 4, 10 & 17).
St. John the Baptist Parish Celebrates 190 Years!
Save the Date of April 30, 2022 when we can celebrate!
The parish was officially founded on April 4, 1831 by Jerome and Eulalia Keating, through their charity and piety. Due to the pandemic the parish will celebrate in a year from now when we can safely gather, Save the Date of April 30, 2022! Click here for a brief history of St. John the Baptist. Please keep our parish in your continued prayers!
Archdiocese Announces Observance of the Year of Saint Joseph - Dec. 8, 2020- Dec. 8, 2021
Please wear a mask, sanitize, and social distance when attending any Liturgical Celebrations. 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. 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. All Visitors must wear a mask and social distance. Feel free to call 215.482.4600 or email us at email@example.com.
Pastoral Plan Progress Report 2020-21
FROM THE SJB ARCHIVE:
Keeping the Faith at St. John's
Papal Beer Blessing