Saint John the Evangelist Parish - Greece, NY


Happyt 4th of Jult

Lee Greenwood and the Singing Sergeants
God Bless the USA

Parish Office Closed on July 3rd

St. John The Evangelist Church
 We have reopen - Join Us for Mass on July 4-5 

Mass times are Saturday at 4 pm and Sunday at 8 am and 10 am

Fr Peter

Important items to be Aware of Now that our Church is Re-Opened

  • If you are sick/not feeling well, please DO NOT come to Church.
  • Everyone must wear a mask while in Church.
  • Use of hand sanitizer is necessary as you enter Church.
  • Please be seated socially distanced as guided by the Ushers
  • No contact for sign of peace and no hand holding during The Lord’s Prayer (even between family members).
  • Use of personal hand sanitizer before going up for Holy Communion is recommended.
  • Ushers will guide parishioners in a socially distanced line for Holy Communion.
  • At the conclusion of Mass, after the Final Blessing,  the Ushers will dismiss people starting from the back pews to the front pews.
  • We cannot have people congregate in Church following Mass as the Volunteers need to get underway with sanitizing the Church.
  • For those unable to come to Church yet, and instead, are viewing Mass on our Facebook page or TV, please know we remain spiritually connected. 
  • Please know how important everyone’s financial support of our parish is and we ask that you contribute according to your household’s ability.
  • For those unable to come to Church, you can mail in your contribution or drop it through the mail slot in the front door of the Parish Office.
  • Confessions are by Appointment Only. Please call the Parish Office.

Mt 11:28

Mass Online
Join Us on Facebook if you can not
attend Mass on Sunday July 5th
for Live Streaming of Mass
at 10:00AM on Facebook

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Deeper Understanding of the Scripture
"Come to Me ..."

Understanding the Scripture

Why we do that
"Why do priests kiss the altar at the start of Mass?"
Why we do that

Refer to this weeks Bulletin for Readings

Pray for our country

Fr Peter
From The Desk of Fr. Peter
"The Usual and the Unusual?
(click to read)


There will be a Daily Mass
on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday
and Friday at 8:15AM. 

Communion Service on Thursday has been suspended.

Communion Service Suspended

Confession will be by appointment only. Contact the Parish Office for further informtion or to schedule an appointment.


Sanitize the church

Volunteers Needed for
Leader of the Communion Service,

Communion Ministers and Lectors

If you think you might be interested in serving as a
Leader of the Communion Service, a Communion Minister
or a Lector, we ask that you contact the
Parish Office at the Rectory (225-8980) for more information

Bishop Matano will celebrate Mass for the 14th Sunday in Ordinary Time at 11 a.m. Sunday, July 5, 2020, via the Catholic Courier on YouTube. Link: https://www.youtube.com/user/CatholicCourier


and Altar Server 

June 28th - Sept 2020

Weekly Bulletins

Church main entrance is off Duxbury Rd.
click on map for

  Church Calendar
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Prayer Request
Prayer Request
We accept online giving
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Parish Funerals
Parish Funerals

Parish Baptisms

Parish Weddings
Parish Weddings

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Parish Contact List
Parish Life Contact List

DOR Notice Feb. 28, 2020

DOR Chapter 11 Reorganization

DOR Safe Environment


Visit Our Photo Gallery
Photo Gallery

updated May 16, 2020

Photos and Videos may be taken at church services and events and posted on our Facebook and Web Site pages.

What are you thankful for?

Thank You from Fr. Peter

Consider Mailing In or Drop Off your Weekly Contribution,
so we can continue to meet the finanacial obligations
of the the Parish.

Prayer Intentions
Submit a Prayer Request
(click here)

Donate Online
Are you tired of using old-fashioned envelopes? Would you like to make sure your weekly donation helps your parish even if you're away? We can now accept donations through your Credit or Debit Card! You can also donate electronically from your checking or savings account! Easy online account setup!

Contact the Parish Office
for details or assistance with Online Giving

Click on the above logo to sign-up, change your contribution,
or make a one time donation.

Safety and Security

Safety and Security Procedures
at St. John's

(click to view

Abuse Hotline

DOR Notice Feb 28 2020


Link to Fatima Prayer Ministry Page
Fatima Prayer Ministry

Link to K of C Council 2892 Page
K of C
Council 3892

Link to Cub Scout Pac 239 Page
Cub Scouts
Pac 238

Think of St John when you do Spring Cleaning
Donate your old clothing, shoes, sneakers and more

St Pauly Textile Donations Shed

 Comment and Suggestion Box
St. John’s has a Comment Box located in the vestibule of church
on the table by the center doors.   

If you have a comment, suggestion, or a concern, please write down this information
and deposit it into the Comment Box. It will be provided to the Pastor for his  review.


to check around your seat and floor area
to be sure you have all your belongings.

Lost and Found
If something appears to be of value (i.e. jewelry, wallet, etc.)
please be sure to turn it in immediately
to the priest, deacon , or a Parish Office Staff Member
for safe keeping and proper handling until the rightful owner is identified.  
Ushers are able to assist in getting an item of value turned in. 
For the not-so-valuable items (gloves, toys, etc.) 
Please kindly leave these items on the table in the vestibule
by the center doors where they can easily be reclaimed by their owner.

Anyone who believes they may have lost an item of value, in church, please contact the Parish Office at the Rectory (585)225-8980.

Sign up for Faith Formation

Preparing for Baptism

Preparing for Baptism

Following are a few documents that will help parents and godparents prepare for Baptizing their child
Welcome to St. John's for your child's Baptism

The Role of the Godparent - A Call To Integrity

What the Catholic Church teaches about the role of Godparents
(click on the above link to view document)


St John the Evangelist Greece

Follow us on Twitter
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Link to St John the Evangelist Greece Facebook Page  Link to St John the Evangelist Greece Twitter Page
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St. Bernard's School of Theology and Ministry

Link to St. Bernard's School of Theology and Ministry Facebook Page  Link to St. Bernard's School of Theology and Ministry Twitter Page
click on link

Building the Domestic Church Booklet Series free for parishioners


DOR Safe Environment
click on link to view DOR's Policy


Link to 
DOR Bar Date Memo
click on link to view DOR's notice




Celebration of the Eucharist

Saturday: 4:00pm
8:00am, 10:00am(choir) Monday-Wednesday, Friday: 8:15am

Communion Service 

Thursday: 8:15 am


By Appointment
Contact the Parish Office

Parish Office Hours
Monday-Wednesday and Friday 9-Noon and 1:30-5:00 PM
Thursday 9-Noon

From the Desk of Fr. Peter
Click to Read 
From the Desk of Fr. Peter
July 5, 2020

"The Usual and the Unusual?"


A Message from Bishop Matano
A Message from
Bishop Matano

(click to read)

Protecting Our
DOR Safe Environment

(click on link to view DOR's Policy)

DOR Notice Feb. 28 2020
(click on link to view DOR's Policy)

Catholic Courier
(click on link to view)




Online Giving

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