The St. John-St. Paul Collaborative is continuing the discussion of how adult faith enrichment can be offered within the Collaborative in ways which are greater than our parishes can accomplish individually. The energy and commitment of our community through this process has been palpable, and has contributed to a rich and rewarding discussion concerning our collective vision of adult faith enrichment within the St. John-St. Paul Collaborative! By drawing on the ideas and talents of parishioners from both parishes, we stand stronger as we seek to formulate programs which will nurture and inspire us all as Catholics.
Faith Enrichment News and Updates
is the Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults
. It the process by which adults enter full communion with our Church, through the sacraments of Initiation: Baptism, Confirmation, and Eucharist (Communion). RCIA can help you along your faith journey if:
- You want to join the Church, and have never been baptized.
- You have been baptized in another Christian faith tradition, but want to join the Catholic Church.
- You have been baptized in the Catholic Church, but never had your First Communion or Confirmation.
If you think RCIA might be for you, contact either parish office by phone, or ...Read More
ST. JOHN—ST. PAUL COLLABORATIVE CONTEMPORARY CATHOLIC ISSUES SERIES
Please join us on Monday, September 23
at St. John the Evangelist Churc
h for an evening with Dr. Phyllis Zagano
. Phyllis Zagano is an internationally acclaimed Catholic scholar and lecturer on contemporary spirituality and women's issues in the Church. Her award-winning books include Holy Saturday: An Argument for the Restoration of the Female Diaconate in the Catholic Church
(First Place, 2001 Catholic Press Association and 2002 College Theology Society), Women & Catholicism: Gender, Communion, and Authority
(Second Place, 2012 Catholic Press Association) and Women Deacons? Essays with Answers
(First Place, ...Read More