ST. John the Baptist Parish News & Events

Parish news & events

Save-the-Date for these events:

Saturday, February 29, 2020 Women's Lenten Morning of Reflection

Friday, March 13, 2020 Lenten Fish Fry

Tuesday, March 17, 2020 Fr. Dosh Speaker Series Presents: George Weigel

Thursday, May 14, 2020 St. John's Concert Series - Season Finale


Women's Lenten Morning of Reflection
Saturday, February 29th 8:45am-1:00pm

Looking for a great way to start this Lenten Season? Join us for our Morning of Reflection "Standing with Mary at the Foot of the Cross." Our featured speaker is Fr. James Kubicki from Relevant Radio. This mini-retreat will begin at 8:45 am and finish with closing Mass at 12 pm. Women of all ages are welcome.

Cost is $20 per person by February 15th and $25 after that date. *Groups of 10 or more are $15 per person. Register HERE.

This event is organized by Archdiocesan Council of Catholic Women of the West Deanery and hosted by St. John the Baptist Catholic Church in Excelsior.


Lenten Fish Fry
Friday, March 13th 4:30-7:00 pm
School Gym

Enjoy a menu of Beer-Battered Atlantic Cod - Roasted Vegetables - Garden Green Salad - Meatless Baked Beans - Fresh Vegetables. *Gluten-Free Fish also available

Prices:
Adult (12+): $12
Seniors (65+): $10
Child (3-12yrs): $8
2 and under: free
Family max: $50

Please join us for this Middle School Spring Odyssey Trip fundraiser!

Take-out option and pre-sale available
https://membership.faithdirect.net/givenow/MN855


Fr. Dosh Speaker Series
Speaker: George Weigel
Evangelization in the 21st Century
Tuesday, March 17th 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

George Weigel, Distinguished Senior Fellow of the Ethics and Public Policy Center, is a Catholic theologian and one of America’s leading public intellectuals. He is one of the most acclaimed speakers and authors in the Catholic Church today.

The evenings consist of:
6:00-7:00 pm Reception and light appetizers in the Gathering Place
7:00-8:00 pm Speaker presentation in the Church
8:00-8:30 pm Adoration in the Church (Confessions available)
8:30-9:00 pm Fellowship and Q & A in the Gathering Place

*No registration required

For more information, go to our Speaker Series Tab here.