Welcome to St. John the Evangelist Parish, a vibrant Catholic Community of faith! To those who call this Parish your spiritual home, we welcome you and your participation in all aspects of our Parish life. To those who are visiting our Parish or searching for a new spiritual home, we welcome you and invite you to join us. Wherever you find yourself on life’s journey, know you are always welcome!


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Important Announcement: 7:00 AM Daily Mass in Upper Church This Week

Tuesday, July 29 through Friday, August 1, the 7:00 AM Daily Mass will be celebrated in the Upper Church due to renovations taking place in the lower level.  For your safety, please use the Glen Road entrance when entering and exiting the church during this time.  Thank you.

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Collaborative Question: What Does the Future Hold in Terms of Priests?

The St. John and St. Paul Collaborative will be formally launched in the summer of 2015.  Following is a recently asked question and answer about the new Collaborative:

QUESTION: 2s) What really does the future hold in terms of priests? I have not seen any projections for several years, but I strongly suspect the Archdiocese is heading toward a very serious crisis within the next decade, with not enough priests to respond to even the current level of demand for the ...

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July 2014: News from Religious Education

Registration: Religious Education registration packets for the 2014/2015 school year were mailed to all families. If you have not received a packet in the mail, it is available for download on the Religious Education page. Please remember to include the $25 per child late fee when registering.

Confirmation: The Parish’s Confirmation preparation is a two year program beginning in grade 9. Except for those enrolled in Catholic schools, all students must complete the two year program prior to ...

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Give Us This Day - Free Daily Prayer Periodical

St. John’s has received free copies of the August, 2014 issue of Give Us This Day. This daily prayer periodical for Catholics is issued monthly by Liturgical Press. Give Us This Day gives the reader:

- a practical approach to daily prayer;
- prayers and readings for daily Mass;
- daily prayer, Morning and Evening; and
- a reflection on the Scriptures for each day.

Please feel free to take a copy of Give Us This Day ...

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Glen Road Parking Alert

The Wellesley Police Department has recently been enforcing the parking ban on Glen Road and have been issuing parking tickets. Please adhere to the ‘No Parking’ signs that are posted along Glen Road. If you have any questions, please contact the Wellesley Police Department.

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