For our Advent & Christmas Schedule
We are low on the following items:
Beans - navy, black,
red, baked, etc
(in small containers)
St. Vincent de Paul needs your help
Remember, you may
make a donation of unused household items and gently-worn clothing
to St. Vincent de Paul at the White Elephant Store located at
484 Blackwell Rd, Warrenton, VA 20186 (540) 349-0666. Income
from the sale of these items directly benefits our ministry. Thank
you for thinking of us as you clear out closets and storage spaces!
Volunteers Needed: We welcome any and all who
are interested in growing in faith and love of Our Lord through
service to those in need. No prior experience required! Contact Jim
Gannon for details. 540-522-4449 or
Please pray for the poor and suffering.
www.facebook.com/SVDPstjohnswarrenton or 540-270-6774
St. John's Adult Parish Reading Group
All adult Parishioners are welcome!
Mark your calendars:
our next two meetings leading up to Lent will be on
Fridays, January 12
in the school library
Notice will be sent soon about the book we will read for those meetings.
Join others for a morning of
Mark your calendars!
All parish 3rd & 4th graders are invited to an on campus
Saturday, January 13th
in St. John’s Trinity Hall & church 9:30am - 12pm
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Become deeper in
companionship with Christ through
"where the Word of God is so read and meditated that it becomes
prayer" (Catechism, 1177)
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St. John's ongoing Bible Studies
Implementing the Church's
mission of social justice in the Diocese of Arlington in ways that
strengthen individuals, families, and communities.
here to visit Arlington
Catholic Charities to read how you can help those in need.
Also, please follow our
blog at www.arlingtoncatholiccharities.com
Arlington Diocese Office of Vocations presents
"To know your vocation: ask God in
prayer; ask one's spiritual director; ask oneself, knowing one's own
St. Gianna Molla
Click on the logos to visit the Diocesan Vocational
"Quo Vadis" means "Where are you going?"
its members are young men in high school who desire to grow in
faithful discipleship and personal holiness to be better able to
discover their own vocation invitation from our Lord, whatever that
''FIAT'' is a Latin word for 'Let it be done'.
It was Mary's response to the angel Gabriel when she was asked to
become the mother of Jesus. 'Let it be done unto me according to
Your Will' refers to Mary's 'Yes' to God. The members of FIAT are
young women in high school who desire to grow in faithful
discipleship by modeling their personal holiness on that of our
Lady. By doing so they hope to be better able to discover their own
vocation invitation from our Lord, whatever that might be and make
their own "fiat" or "yes" to Him.
is an excellent and easy way to support the parish
while reducing the administrative costs of envelopes and saving our
wonderful staff and volunteer’s precious time.
To enroll in the Faith Direct program you may pick up
an enrollment form in the parish office or enroll online at
using our church code
for your generosity!
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For Information about Applying for Papal Blessing
Parchments Click Here
Bishop Loverde's Letter on the HHS
Bishop Paul S. Loverde,
Bishop of the Arlington Diocese, commented on the decision by the
Obama Administration to mandate sterilization and contraceptive
coverage, including abortifacients, in health insurance plans
offered by religious institutions. Please read Bishop Loverde's
How can I help?
Pro Life Web Sites
Priests For Life:
The Miracle of Life:
Description of the Development of
the Fetus by Week Throughout Pregnancy:
Culture of Life:
Catholics Come Home
is an evangelization website dedicated to
answering your questions about the Catholic Faith.
If you used to be Catholic and would like to
If you are not Catholic and would like to learn more.
If you are Catholic and would like to grow in your faith and help
others to come home.
Do you have a used laptop that you can donate to Catholic
schools in Haiti? St John's Young Adults
are collecting working, used laptops to be wiped, re-imaged,
equipped with learning applications and shipped to schools that have
no means to get their own. Drop off your laptop at the office during
business hours or contact Ken Galvin at:
firstname.lastname@example.org to make other drop off arrangements.
Catholic Near East Welfare Association
Catholic Near East Welfare Association (CNEWA), an agency of
the Holy See, was established by Pope Pius XI in 1926 and supports
the churches of the East. For additional info please click