Wednesday Lenten Program in Progress, “Seeking and Acquiring the Virtues” … Join us on Wednesday evenings during Lent for study and discussion on the Christian Virtues. Virtue has been defined as a habitual and firm disposition to do good. But what are the virtues that a Christian should seek? Where do we learn about them? How do we go about acquiring them? Join us February 28, and March 7, 14, and 21. Stations at 6:00, dinner at 6:30, and formation at 7:00.

Diocesan Altar Guild Meeting, Sat, March 3rd … The Diocesan Altar Guild annual meeting will be held here at St. John’s on Sat, March 3rd from 10am-2pm. Speaker: The Rev. Dwight Duncan. Topic: “Ecclesiastical Fol-de-Rol: the Odor of Sanctity”.  Cost $15 includes lunch. 

New Beginnings Youth Retreat, March 2-4 … New Beginnings will be held March 2nd– 4th at St. Peter and Paul in Arlington This retreat is open to 6th– 8th graders. The weekend starts at 8pm (check in is 7:00-7:45) on Friday and ends with mass starting at 11:00 am on Sunday. It is $50.00 to attend. Forms are available at under “events”. Registration is due by Monday, Feb 26th.  E-mail mmr392@ with questions and registration forms.