WELCOME!

father mcdermott shaking handWelcome to Saint John Fisher Catholic Church! Our parish is a dynamic, faith-filled community comprised of more than 2,400 families committed to building a place of ministry and spiritual renewal for people of all ages who seek the presence of Christ in their lives. Every member of St. John Fisher is a vital part of our parish family, and together we proclaim the good news of Jesus Christ in word and deed, celebrate God’s love in prayer and sacraments, and serve those in need. Our doors are always open, welcoming those who want to know Jesus Christ in the fullness of our Catholic faith and to be part of a community overflowing with faith, hope and love. Take some time to explore our website, where you will find information on our Parish’s many organizations, activities and services. In addition, our clergy and staff are here to assist you and make you feel welcome. Do not hesitate to call, email or stop by to talk with us. We are here to serve.

Sincerely yours in Christ,
Father Robert McDermott, Pastor

Blood Drive

St. John Fisher is holding a Red Cross Blood Drive on Monday, February 8, from 2:00pm to 7:00pm in the Parish Center. If you would like to sign up to be a donor, please contact Mary Lou at 610-485-3292 to make an appointment. Save a life … donate blood!

 

Confirmation Update

Due to the blizzard, the meeting for Confirmation candidates, sponsors and parents has been rescheduled for Thursday, February 4.   Confirmation candidate interviews will be held on Monday, February 8; Thursday, February 18;  and Thursday, February 25, from 4:00pm to 6:30pm. Schedules were mailed out to families. Please contact Kathy at KAaronson@sjf71.org if you have any questions or concerns.

 Ash Wednesday Masses

Ashes will be distributed during Ash Wednesday Masses on Wednesday, February 10.  Mass times are 9:00am, 4:30pm, and 7:00pm. All Masses will be celebrated in the Church.
Year of Mercy

“We constantly need to contemplate the mystery of mercy. It is a wellspring of joy, serenity, and peace. Our salvation depends on it.”
~ Pope Francis

Pope Francis has declared an Extraordinary Jubilee Year of Mercy from Decemer 8, 2015, through November 20, 2016. Click
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Words of Wisdom

“As Christians, we cannot be self-centred, but must always be open to others and for others.”

— Pope Francis

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