We welcome you to the Catholic Parish of Boothwyn, Linwood, Marcus Hook and Trainer. Our newly merged parish in the Archdiocese of Philadelphia is committed to spread the Good News of Jesus Christ, our Saviour. Thank you for visiting our website and we hope that you will join us at Eucharist and our many parish missions.
HOLY WEEK SCHEDULE
There are no weekday Masses on Holy Thursday, Good Friday and Easter Saturday.
HOLY TRIDUUM – All Services in Church
Holy Thursday, April 17
Mass of the Lord’s Supper at 7:00pm.
Adoration will follow the evening Mass until 10:00pm
Good Friday, April 18
Veneration of Cross, Passion and Holy Communion at 3:00pm.
Poor Man’s Supper at 5:45pm in the Church Hall.
Stations of the Cross at 7:00pm.
Easter Vigil, Saturday, April 19
The Easter Vigil begins at 8:00pm with the Lighting of the Easter Fire.
The Sacraments of Initiation for the Elect will also be celebrated during Mass.
Easter Sunday, April 20
Regular Sunday Mass schedule with Masses at 8:00, 9:30 and 11:30am
Click here for a printable version of the Lent and Holy Week schedule:
LENTEN SCHEDULE 2014
QUOTE OF THE WEEK
How beautiful it is to stand before the Crucifix,
simply to be under the Lord’s gaze, so full of love.
– Pope Francis (on Twitter)
St. John Fisher Mission Statement
We the people of St. John Fisher Parish, united in Baptism, seek to grow in faith by:
- Worshiping God through prayer and meaningful liturgical experiences.
- Fostering Christian community through active participation of parish members.
- Actively proclaiming the Good News in word and deed.
- Teaching the Christian message to all.
- Following the example of Jesus by giving loving service to those in need.
We recognize that our mission will only be accomplished through the power of the Holy Spirit expressed in the gifts and talents of our community.
SAINT JOHN FISHER PARISH
The Catholic Parish of Boothywn, Linwood, Marcus Hook and Trainer