PLEASE JOIN US FOR OUR 2ND ANNUAL CELEBRATION OF THE BIRTHDAY OF ST. JOHN THE BAPTIST.
Saturday, June 24, 2017
Immediately following the 5:00 pm Mass
Blessing of the Bonfire outside our Pastoral Center. The birthday celebration of St. John the Baptist is sometimes called “summer Christmas”.
On the eve of the feast, great bonfires were once lighted as a symbol of “the burning and brilliant” light for St. John who pointed out Christ in this world of darkness.
Zechariah’s Prophesy (Luke 1:76-77), “You, my child, will be called a prophet of the Most High God.
You will go ahead of the Lord to prepare His road for Him, to tell His people that they will be saved by having their sins forgiven”.
Ice Cream Social featuring Honey Sunday’s & “Locust” Candy Why Honey Sundaes?
(Matthew 3:4) John’s clothes were made of camel’s hair and he had a leather belt around his waist. His food was locusts and wild honey”.
Join us on the second Tuesday of every month between 4:30pm - 6:30pm in the St. John the Baptist Pastoral Center 201 Hubbard Street Ludlow for a Spaghetti Dinner
Vacation Bible School - Mr. Peabody & Sherman & the Way Back Machine
Please join us for our annual parish picnic.