1900 West Main Street - Russellville, AR 72801
Telephone: 479-967-3699    Fax: 479-967-6215   Emergency: 479-968-0505
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Parish Information
Weekend Mass Schedule
Saturday Mass -
5:00 p.m. - English

Sunday Mass -
7:00 a.m. - Spanish

10:00 a.m. - English

Weekdays, Consult Bulletin for times

Sacrament of Reconciliation -
Saturday - 8:00 AM and 3:30 PM
See bulletin for more announcements

April 24th - Catholic Ladies Luncheon
Reservations required.  See bulletin for details

April 29th - Athenas Concert
.  See bulletin

May 5th and 6th - Eucharistic Adoration

Save the Date:
June 1st - June 3rd, St. John Yard sale
see bulletin for details

June 10th and 11th - St. Leo the Great alumni weekend.  See bulletin for details

June 12 - 16 Vacation Bible School - See bulletin

Saints and Readings of the Week...
Weekly Events
Bingo - Tuesday  6:30 PM

Rosary in the Chapel -  Wednesday
6:30 PM

RCIA - see bulletin for information

Rev. Jack E. Sidler

Associate Pastor for Hispanic Ministry
Rev. Mauricio Carrasco

Hispanic Ministry
Sr. Mayela Baez Briones, MCSC
Sr. Maria Magdalena Esparza de Lira, MCSC
Sr. Maria Teresa de Loera Lopez, MCSC
Norma Cano - Secretary-Hispanic Ministry
Monday: St. Fidelis of Sigmaringen
Tuesday: St. Mark
Friday: Ss. Peter Chanel and
Louis Grignion de Montfort
Saturday: St. Catherine of Siena

Monday: Acts 4:23-31; Jn 3:1-8
Tuesday: 1 Pt 5:5-14; Mk 16:15-20
Wednesday: Acts 5:17-26; Jn 3:16-21
Thursday: Acts 5:27-33; Jn 3:31-36
Friday: Acts 5:34-42; Jn 6:1-15
Saturday: Acts 6:1-7; Jn 6:16-21
Sunday: Acts 2:14, 22-33; 1 Pt 1:17-21
Lk 24:13-35

                                        We pray the Rosary on Wednesday evening at 6:30 PM.
        Members of the Knights of Columbus Council 6398 direct the Rosary in the Saint John Chapel

Catholic tradition tells us that the Rosary was given by the Blessed Virgin Mary in 1214 to Saint Dominic
(Santo Domingo de Guzman), the founder of the Order of Preachers or Dominicans. The word rosary comes from rosarium, meaning a garland of roses. This prayer is a mantra like recitation of Our Father's and Hail Mary's that is used as a vehicle for meditating on the mysteries of Our Lord's life.
From the institutionalization of the rosary by Pope Pius V in 1569 until 2002, the rosary contained fifteen mysteries each consisting of the recitation of one Our Father, ten Hail Mary's, and a Glory be. The mysteries were divided into three categories: Glorious, Joyful, and Sorrowful.
In 2002 Pope John Paul II added five optional mysteries under the heading Luminous to the rosary.

St. John is seeking Extraordinary Eucharistic Ministers to the Sick and Shut-Ins. 
If interested contact the Parish Office.

HARVEST HOUSEOur Food Pantry is in need of canned meat, canned vegetables, canned soup, cereal, Mac and Cheese, Raman noodles, cereal, shelf milk, jelly, canned or packaged fruit, spaghetti, spaghetti sauce,dry beans, peanut butter, canned chicken, ham and sausages, bread, and toiletries.

Tuesday Morning Study Group - Meets each Tuesday from 9:00 - 10:30 AM in the Adult Catechetical Center *
The text of our study is "the Church of Mercy.
Contact Christi Lynn for more information: 474-967-3699

Catholicism Faith Formation for Adults - Sunday 8:30 - 9:40 AM in the Adult Center. Contact office for more information*

Sacramental Dates for 2017
4/21 and 4/22/2017 - Confirmation Retreat for 9th and 10th graders - See bulletin for more details
- First Holy Communion Retreat - 9 AM - 12/30 PM, Parish Hall
- First Holy Communion 10:00 AM  Sunday Mass in the church
- Confirmation Mass for 10 graders at 7 PM. Mass and reception

YOUTH NIGHT - Youth Night is the name of our weekly gathered youth ministry program for JH and HS school youth.
 It is held on Wednesday nights during the school year.  See the weekly bulletin for more information.*

* Consult the weekly bulletin for time or date changes for any group meeting weekly

Apr 23 Faith Formation 8:30AM
Apr 23 Divine Mercy Chaplet(after 10AM Mass)
Apr 24 Choir Practice-S 6:00PM
Apr 24 RCIA 6:30PM
Apr 25 Adult Faith Formation Study 9:00AM
Apr 25 Bingo 6:30PM
Apr 26 KC Rosary in the Chapel 6:30PM
Apr 27 Charismatic Vocal Prayer in
Chapel 6:30PM
Apr 27 Choir Practice (E) 7:00PM
Apr 28 Choir Practice (S) 6:00PM

Apr 30 School Spring Program
May 07 First Holy Communion
May 09 Confirmation
Jun 01 St. John Yard Sale

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