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Posted on 02/26/2018 04:49 AM (St. John Fisher Church | News)
Don't Forget! The Parish Penance Service is scheduled for Monday, March 12, at 7:00 p.m. in the Church. Several priests will be on hand to hear Confession. If you can't make it on Monday, Father McDermott hears Confession on Saturday afternoon from 3:00 - 3:45 p.m., prior to the 4 p.m. Mass, or by appointment.
Posted on 02/21/2018 04:12 AM (St. John Fisher Church | News)
MAKE PLANS TO ATTEND THE ST. PATRICK'S DAY BEEF-AND-BEER! Join friends old and new to celebrate St. Patrick's Day on Saturday, March 17th from 7 to 11 p.m. at the St. John Fisher Parish Center. Tickets go on sale the weekend of Feb. 24/25, and are $25 per person. No one under 21 years of age permitted. Admission includes beer, wine, mixers for you to BYOB, dinner and dancing! Seating is limited and must be purchased in advance. A 50/50 raffle will be held, along with a fabulous Basket Bonanza Raffle. Tickets for the raffles will be sold after Masses in March and during the Beef and Beer. For additional information, contact the parish office at 610-485-0441 or Hal Etsell (K of C) 610-485-8219. Click here to make reservations: St. Patrick's Beef-and-Beer
DURING LENT -- A six week series for Adults will be held at 7:00 p.m. on Thursday evenings beginning February 15. "Conversion: Following the Call of Christ," featuring Bishop Robert Barron on DVD, will showcase six stories of conversion from the Gospels. In his energetic style, Bishop Barron explains how conversion is not just a one-time event, but a life-long process. Following the video, we will have a guided discussion to encourage a deeper understanding and reflection of the evening's presentation. Please join us in the Parish Center.
THE STATIONS OF THE CROSS will be held each Friday of Len at 7:00 p.m., beginning on February 16, in the Church. We hope you will join us for this solemn prayer.
Posted on 01/23/2018 03:31 AM (St. John Fisher Church | News)
CATHOLIC SCHOOLS WEEK begins January 28! Holy Family Regional School is holding an Open House on Sunday, January 28, from 10 a.m. until noon. Please stop by the school at 3265 Concord Road, Aston, to check out the fun creative and educational projects the children have been working on!
AMERICAN RED CROSS BLOOD DRIVE: The spring blood drive at St. John Fisher is scheduled for Monday, February 5, from 2 - 7 p.m. To register for a time to give blood, please sign up in the Church Hall after Mass on Sunday or contact Mary Lou, 610-485-3292.
SAVE THE DATE: The Art of Silhouette - a Family Fun Night at St. John Fisher Parish, Friday, February 9, 6:30 -8:30 p.m., in the Parish Center. Create a silhouette of your child, then help them accent their individuality, person interests and faith with a collage technique. A donation of $5 for each adult and $2 per child for refreshments and supplies is suggested.
ASH WEDNESDAY is February 14, 2018, on the Feast of St. Valentine. Masses at St. John Fisher will be held at 9:00 a.m., 4:30 p.m., and 7:00 p.m. in the Church. There will be no 7:30 a.m. Mass in the Chapel on Ash Wednesday. While not a Holy Day of Obligation, all are encouraged to attend Mass and receive ashes as a symbol of our humanity during this season of prayer, penance, sacrifice and good works.
FIRST RECONCILIATION 2018: The Sacrament of Reconciliation will be administered on Monday, January 29, at 7pm. All candidates and their families are asked to be in church by 6:45pm.
Posted on 01/9/2018 03:31 AM (St. John Fisher Church | News)
Both session of PREP Classes will be held on Jan. 9. The parking lot and sidewalks have been cleared and salted, and the sunshine and wind today have dried much of the paved surfaces around the buildings. Please plan to have your children here on time. Thank you!
Posted on 01/3/2018 03:32 AM (St. John Fisher Church | News)
SUPERMATCH tickets are now on sale! Play along with the Super Bowl by purchasing a $5 Supermatch Ticket! Each ticket has two number for each quarter played, one for the NFC team and one for the AFC team. At the end of each quarter, if each team's score ends with the numbers on your game card, you are a winner? The more quarters with a match, the more you win! Tickets will be sold after Mass in the Church Hall, or at the Parish Office, until February 3.