SERVING OXFORD, LAFAYETTE, AND THE UNIVERSITY OF MISSISSIPPI SINCE 1943

Sunday Bulletin

This Month

HOLY WEEK AND EASTER SCHEDULE:

The Triduum schedule is as follows:

Holy Thursday (April 18): Confessions from 4:00pm until 5:00pm. Mass of Our Lord's Supper at 7:00pm with Vigil to follow until 10:00pm in the Annex. Confessions in the Annex following Mass til the conclusion of the Vigil.

Good Friday (April 19): Confessions 10:00am- 12:00pm and from 3:00pm until 4:00pm. Commemoration of Our Lord's Passion at 5:30pm. This is a day for fasting and abstinence that may include Holy Saturday until the Vigil Mass on Saturday.

Holy Saturday (April 20): Swieconka ("blessing of Easter food and baskets") at 10:00am. Confessions at 5:00pm until 7:00pm.

The Easter Vigil Mass is celebrated Saturday evening with the Rites of Christian Initiation at 8:00pm with a reception to follow.

Easter Sunday (April 21): Masses at 8:30am and 11:00am. There is no afternoon Mass on Easter.

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FINANCE COUNCIL ELECTION RESULTS: Our newest Finance Council members are: Suzanne Atkins, Molly Cutcliffe and George Read. Thanks to all the parishioners who were nominated. The Finance Council is headed by Campbell Helveston and meets monthly during the year.

LEBANESE DINNER!: Our second annual Lebanese Dinner will be on May 3 from 5:30pm until 6:30pm at the Parish Center. Tickets are on sale now! Contact Kaleel Rahaim for more information (krahaim @yahoo.com).

LA DULCE VITA! 2019 Drawdown celebrates ITALY!: The 2019 Drawdown will be held on May 17 at the Oxford Conference Center. The musical group, THE DANTONES will provide entertainment and we will have the usual assortment of premium prestige silent auction items, food by Grit, drinks and the chance to win $10,000.00. All proceeds go to the Clayton Stevens Trust. Tickets on sale now ! Contact Sparky Reardon (sparky@olemiss.edu) to get your ticket!

FOOTBALL PARKING AVAILABLE!:There are spots available for parking during the 2019 Ole Miss Football season. Your guaranteed parking space ensures that you can arrive for a game anytime without worry. For information, contact Basil Richmond 662-816-0252.

 

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Mass Times

Sunday Mass
  • 8:30am, 11:00am, & 5:00pm
  • Nursery is provided during the Sunday Masses
Daily Mass
  • Tues., Thurs. 8:30AM
  • Mon, Wed., Fri. 12:10PM
First Fridays
  • 6:45am Mass w/ Adoration until 12:00pm
  • Confessions: 11:00am-12:00pm
  • 12:10pm Mass
Sacrament of Reconciliation
  • Sunday 7:45am, 10:30am, & 4:15pm
  • Friday 11:00am, by appointment

Contact Information

St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church
  • 403 University Avenue
    Oxford, MS 38655
  • 416 South 5th Street
    Oxford, MS 38655
  • Phone: (662) 234-6073
  • Fax: (662) 234-6079
  • Monday-Thursday: 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
    Friday: 8:30 AM - 12:00 PM