20 Feb 2019 0 Comment

The Vault Project

WHAT YOU SEE: WHAT YOU DON'T: Every corner of New York has underground surprises and we have one that is over one hundred years old.  Who among us really gives a though to what’s beneath our feet as we walk up to 76th...
19 Feb 2019 0 Comment

St.Jean Baptiste High School

St. Jean Baptiste High School Your support of St. Jean Baptiste High School has always had a profound impact on the lives of our students. What you may not realize is the ripple effect you have had on countless others by way of your...
24 Jan 2019 0 Comment

THE SIDEWALK VAULT

We’ve run the same bulletin article about the situation with our sidewalk vault throughout the holidays so that we could give an opportunity to share the information with the many visitors who come to St. Jean’s over Christmas and...
11 Jan 2019 0 Comment

Saint Marguerite Bourgeoys

This Saturday, January 12 the Church celebrates the feast day of St. Marguerite Bourgeoys, the Foundress of the Congregation de Notre Dame of Montreal. The Sisters of her community live and serve here at St. Jeans. We thank God for the...
29 Dec 2018 0 Comment

2018 CHILDREN’S PAGEANT

2018 Children’s Pageant Piano Introduction: William Bousquette. Narrators: Michaelangelo Windley, Grace Lorch, Luke Papadakis, Ben Braunmiller, Stephen Papadakis, Daniel Trotter, Nico Warren, Christopher Papadakis.  RESPONSORIALS:...
8 Dec 2018 0 Comment

ST. JEAN BAPTISTE HIGH SCHOOL

Former St. Jean Baptiste Student Receives Highly Prestigious International Schwarzman Prize (NEW YORK, NY–December 4, 2018) – Hunter College President Jennifer J. Raab today announced that former St. Jean Baptise student Joy Nuga...
8 Nov 2018 0 Comment

CHILDREN’S SUNDAY MASS

Four families and a few adult guests joined us for our first children’s Mass last Sunday. Anthony was our youngest attendee. He’s in pre-K. Tyler, Peter and Christine are in the second, third and fourth grade. The Mass began...
4 Nov 2018 0 Comment

THE ENGINEERING REPORT ON THE 76TH STREET SIDEWALK VAULT

For several weeks during the summer we reported on projects that had been completed in the church, community center, rectory and school this year. We also reported a situation of great concern: the repair of the 76th street sidewalk vault....
13 Oct 2018 0 Comment

6th annual New York Catholic Youth Day

October 5, 2018 Feast of St. Maria Faustina Kowalska Dear friends in the Lord: One of the most courageous people in the Bible was our Blessed Mother. An angel appeared to her when she was a teenager and asked her to bear a child,...
28 Sep 2018 0 Comment

Au Revoir Fr. Norman!

Au Revoir Fr. Norman! Father Norman Pelletier, s.s.s. who has served as the local superior of the Blessed Sacrament Community at St. Jean Baptiste parish for the last three years has accepted a temporary assignment for the next few...