UPDATES as of 4-2-2020

“Let’s Seal the Doorpost” article in the Palm Sunday Bulletin. The correct link is: Let’s Seal the Doorpost

EXTENDED TO MAY 3, 2020 ALL PARISH ACTIVITIES, MEETINGS AND MASSES HAVE BEEN CANCELLED. Click here to read the Messages from Fr Johns for details
Scroll Down to see a list of CANCELLATIONS

Palm Sunday Mass will be live-streamed at 4:00 pm on April 4th and 10:00 am on April 5th
The Diocese of Cleveland gave the OK for us to distribute blessed palms in the parking lot after the Masses. The plan is to distribute blessed palms on Saturday, April 4, from 5:30 to 7:00 pm (weather permitting) and on Sunday, April 5, from 11:30 am to 1:00 pm (weather permitting). In addition, we will have a small bottle of holy water available for you if you wish to do a blessing of Easter baskets at your home on Holy Saturday or Easter Sunday. We will also have a prayer of blessing available for you to use when you sprinkle holy water on your basket at home.

We have been busy connecting via Vianney Voice Emails and text messages,¬† videos posted to the Saint John Vianney Pastor’s Page on Facebook where you can watch many different videos produced to help us stay connected to the parish and our faith. If you did not watch the live-stream broadcast you still can watch just click the link to the pastors page and select from the posted videos to watch the recordings at your convenience.
Mass is live-streamed M-F at 8 am and Saturday at 4 pm and Sunday at 10 am.
Pray the Rosary Tuesday & Thursday following the Mass around 8:30 am There is also a recording of Deacon Greg praying a special rosary on Saturday afternoon
Stations of the Cross on Friday with Deacon Greg
Visits with the Vicars where Fr Morris and Fr Dober spend some time discussing various topics Friday 3-27 they talked about Stations of the Cross. On Monday at 10 am they will be back to talk about making a Spiritual Communion.
Religion lessons for the Children of the parish are also there
Scroll down the page to see more videos that were made earlier
Early on Fr Johns made an appeal for donations to the St Vincent DePaul Food Pantry via a video. How to make contributions to the parish while we are apart – There is a video by Fr Johns and Jerry Straub on how to make your weekly contributions during this time apart. Jerry demonstrates how to set up an Online Giving account.

May 3, 2020. Click here to read the Messages from Fr Johns for details


4-2-2020 Confirmation in April and First Communions Postponed until a later date
50+ Club May 4th tour to Historic Houses of Worship has been Cancelled

3-26-2020 Easter Basket Blessing at the church has been Cancelled
3-24-2020 Baptism Class on April 5th has been Cancelled – Call one of the parish priests for information regarding on-line Baptism Class for Parents or attend the June 7th session
Retreats at the Trappist Monastery in April and May have been Cancelled.
3-18-2020 Friendship by Candlelight on April 17th CANCELLED
Young Adults Trivia Night March 26th CANCELLED
Shoe Collection – March 28th-29th CANCELLED
Coping With Grief and Bereavement Meetings are being postponed until further notice.
3-17-2020 Jr. High Youth Group is cancelling its meetings until further notice.
Communal Penance Service at St Bede’s on April 1st CANCELLED
3-16-2020 All Daily & Weekend Masses at St. John Vianney Parish are cancelled at least through April 12, Easter Sunday
The parish’s remaining Lenten Series sessions have been cancelled.
3-12-2020 All the remaining Fish Fries have been cancelled for the safety of all our guests and volunteers. We pray you have good health and we hope to see you next year.
PSR classes cancelled from Sunday, March 15th – April 3rd.
The Women’s Prayer Group March 22nd has been cancelled. If you would like to pray the Chaplet of Divine Mercy Click here to go directly to the Chaplet page
All Saints School of St John Vianney
will be closed from March 16 – April 3.
What a Week for Jesus scheduled for April 7th in the church has been cancelled.
Looking ahead, the Easter Egg Hunt and Breakfast with the Easter Bunny have been cancelled.
Mission Circle Bake Sale and Easter Dinner to the Home-bound have been cancelled.
50+ Club Tours to Jesus Christ Superstar at Playhouse Square and Kentucky tour have been CANCELLED.

Please check  back for additional cancellations.

Diocese of Cleveland website