Parish at a Glance


Saint John the Evangelist Parish
Reverend Paul Ring, Pastor
Staff Directory

Rectory Office Hours
Monday - Friday: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
or by appointment
Summer Rectory Hours: 8:30 am – 4:30 pm
Phone: (508) 378-4207
Fax: (508) 378-7317


210 Central Street
East Bridgewater, MA 02333-1998

Mass Schedule
Saturday Vigil: 4:00 pm
Sunday Mass: 8:00, 10:30 am
Daily Mass:
celebrated in our chapel at 9:00 am Monday through Friday.
Seasonal Schedule

New Parishoners
Please introduce yourselves at the rectory. We hope you will become an active part of our parish family.
Download our New Family/Member Registration Form

Mass Schedule for Saint Ann's Church, West Bridgewater
Daily Mass (9:00 a.m. M,T,TH,F) Saturday at 4:00 p.m. Sunday Masses at 8:30 & 10:30. A warm welcome has been extended to members of St. John to visit whenever convenient.

Survey Information

The Disciple Maker Index survey may be found at for you to complete in lieu of using the paper survey.

LOOP Life of Our Parish

Lenten Information

Lenten Parish Resource
Find out what's going on in the collaborative this Lent!

Masses will be at both churches at 9 AM and 7 PM
Ashes will be distributed at Mass.

The Collaborative Lenten Mission will be held from March 12th - 14h.
Father Thomas Carzon, OVM, who conducted the Advent Mission, will preside.
Please check the current bulletin LOOP pages for specifics.

During Lent, a diocesan program to encourage
parishioners to go to confession called "The Light is on For You" will be held at both parishes, when possible, on the following Wednesdays from 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.: March 8, 22, 29, April 5, and 12.

Will be held each Friday In Lent at 7 pm (except on Good Friday) at Saint Ann's

FASTING:Catholics over 18 and up to the beginning of their 60th year are bound to the obligation of fasting. Ash Wednesday (March 1, ) and Good Friday (April 14) are the days of fasting. On these days, only one full meal is allowed. Two other meatless meals, sufficient to maintain strength, may be taken according to each one's needs; but, eating between meals is not per-mitted. Liquids including milk and fruit juices be-tween meals are allowed.

ABSTINENCE:Catholics over 14 years of age are bound to the obli-gation of abstinence. Abstinence is to be observed on Ash Wednesday, March 1 and on all Fridays of Lent. On days of abstinence, meat may not be taken at all.

Important Dates

Religious Education Calendar

  • Rosary after daily masses
    St John's - 2nd and 3rd Wednesday of the month from 7-8 pm in the Church.
    St. Ann's - First Friday of the month following the 9:00 am Mass, concluding with Benediction at 10:30 am
  • Divine Mercy every Thursday after daily mass.

Religious Education

Calling all Volunteers for the Religious Education Program We are in need of teachers for all grades As well as helpers for those teachers Please see Lorraine if you can help out this year! Classes meet Tues, Weds, Thurs, & Sat. PLEASE CALL MRS. HOPGOOD AT 508-378-1521 OR VISIT THE RELIGIOUS EDUCATION OFFICE.

Collaboration News

View our bulletin for current event information.


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Catholic Appeal


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Parish Notes

Bible Study Group
Opening up Scripture on a regular basis is so important for the growth in our faith life. Bible Study will be resuming on Monday evenings in the Religious Education office starting 9/14/15 at 7 PM. We will be studying "The Acts of the Apostles". All are welcome! If you are interested in attending send an email to: so the study materials may be ordered.

St. Vincent de Paul
We welcome cash donations or checks made out to the “St. Vincent de Paul”. Donations may be placed in the collection boxes at the doors of the church. Thank you for your generosity! ST. VINCENT de PAUL HOTLINE: 508-378-3760

Saint John's is looking to create a team of greeters. The greeters would welcome our parishioners at church each week making them feel wecome and part of a greater community. We need people for each door at each Mass. Please call the Rectory if you would like to be part of this important team. 508-378-4207

Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults is an outreach to baptized Catholics who were not raised in the faith, did not receive First Communion and or Confirmation and would like to return to the Catholic faith. It is also designed for non-Catholics who seek communion with the Catholic Church. Classes for this program will be held beginning in the fall. Please call the Rectory (508-378-4207) if you are interested.