Music News

Attention Young Singers! Christmas Youth Choir Sign-Up and First Rehearsal November 4

Our 18th Annual Christmas Youth Choir sign-up and first rehearsal will take place Sunday, November 4 from 10:50-11:50am. All students in grade 1-8 are invited to participate. High School (grade 9-12) Assistants are also welcome (counts towards confirmation community service credit!) Seven rehearsals will take place on the following dates and times (which do not ...
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Family Mass Music Starts Up Again on Sunday, September 9

Children and adults blend voice and instruments to praise the Lord and enrich our Sunday 9:00am Family Mass with upbeat, child-friendly, hand-clapping hymns. During the school year, we rehearse each Sunday morning at 8:00am in the Music Office on the lower level of the church to prepare for that day’s ...
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Our Collaborative Outdoor Mass – Sunday, September 30 at 11:00am

Special Collaborative Mass Schedule on the Weekend of September 29-30 Masses at St. John: Saturday 5:oopm Vigil Mass Sunday 7:30am Mass at St. John Masses at St. Paul: Saturday 4:oopm Vigil Mass Sunday 7:30am Mass Collaborative Outdoor Mass: Sunday 11:00am at the Wellesley High School Football Field Please Note: There ...
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A New Staff Position: Coordinator of Music, Liturgy and Pastoral Care

I am thrilled to announce that Kelly Meraw has been named Coordinator of Music, Liturgy and Pastoral Care for St. John the Evangelist Parish. As with all of the leadership positions within the collaborative, Kelly’s ministry will be a collaborative position but with her main focus on the St. John ...
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Attention Young Actors – Help “Perform” the Passion Play on Palm Sunday!

Seeking Actors/Actresses in Grade 3 and older to help "perform" the Passion Play at the 9:00am Family Mass on Palm Sunday, March 25. Attendance at one rehearsal on Saturday, March 24 from 9:00am- 12:00pm is required/mandatory. Confirmation candidates earn 5 hours of community service credit. Please contact Maria Wardwell (781-237-2148 or ...
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Attention Young Singers! Easter Choir Rehearsals Begin March 4!

Children in grades 1-8 are invited to participate in the St. John’s Easter Youth Choir. High School Assistants are welcome. There are 4 rehearsals: 3/4, 3/11, 3/18, and 3/25 at 10:50-11:50am in the Chapel. The children will sing at the 9:00am Family Mass on Easter Sunday, April 1. Sign up ...
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Attention Young Singers! Christmas Youth Choir Rehearsals Will Begin October 29

Our 17th Annual Christmas Youth Choir sign-up and first rehearsal will take place Sunday, October 29 from 10:50-11:50am. All students in grade 1-8 are invited to participate. High School (grade 9-12) Assistants are also welcome (counts towards confirmation community service credit!) Seven rehearsals will take place on the following dates: October 29: ...
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Parish Choir News – First Rehearsal on Sunday, October 1

The Parish Choir of St. John's Music will hold its first rehearsal Sunday, October 1 at 9:30am in the Music Office adjacent to Powers Hall. We welcome and encourage singers of high school age and up to join with us. No audition is required only your willingness to participate in ...
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Diana Doyle to Perform at CatholicTV Telethon

On Friday, September 15 and Saturday, September 16, the CatholicTV Network will hold its 26th Telethon, featuring a musical performance by St. John cantor, Diana Doyle, with Todd Gordon. Doyle and Gordon’s performance will air on Friday, September 15 at 1pm ET (time subject to change). CatholicTV is available on cableCatholicTVLIVE.comRoku, Apple TV, or your mobile device. The ...
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Music Changes at St. John

With the recent departure of Chris Holownia, we are left with a vacancy at both the Sunday 9:00am Family Mass as well as the Sunday 5:00pm Mass.  In the short-term we will have Larry Carson, St. John Music Director, play at the Sunday 9am Mass on September 3.  Anne Mears ...
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