Be Christ Inspired - Joyfully Live Our Call

From the Desk of Fr. Pat!

From the Desk of Fr. Pat!

Welcome to Advent

Posted by Amy Jo Schmit on 12/05/22

Reconciliation during Advent will be every Saturday at 10:30 am at our St. Peter Church site with the exception of December 24. There will be no communal penance service this Advent, but there will be one additional Reconciliation opportunity on December 21 at 6:30 pm, also at our St. ... Read More »

LOA Capital Campaign

Posted by Amy Jo Schmit on 10/19/22

We kicked off the ‘public’ phase of our Love One Another Capital Campaign last weekend. As I reported at the Masses, we are at 35% of our goal of just over 1.7 million (that’s approximately $603,000) from 50 of our most generous supporters. We have a long way to ... Read More »

The Combined Collections

Posted by Amy Jo Schmit on 9/30/22

Catholic Global Ministries will be held next week, October 8-9, 2022, supporting five causes important to Catholics aroundthe world: Catholic Relief Services supports charitable organizations that provide international relief and promote solidarity efforts. Catholic Home Missions Appeal supports missions in Appalachia and the Deep South, the Southwest, the mountain ... Read More »

Love One Another

Posted by Amy Jo Schmit on 9/22/22

St. John XXIII is embarking on the Love One Another campaign. This is an opportunity for our faith community to invest in needs of our parish and support important Catholic ministries for the poor and those in need, St. Francis de Sales Seminary, Catholic schools, and other vital ministries.

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Augusts Events

Posted by Amy Jo Schmit on 8/04/22

Thursday, August 11, we are hosting Cardinal Jean-Claude Hollerich of Luxembourg for our morning Mass. For that Thursday only, we will move the Thursday Mass to our St. Mary Church site and the Mass will begin at the usual time 8:30 am. There will be NO Mass at our ... Read More »

2022 Archdiocese of Milwaukee Catholic Stewardship Appeal

Posted by Amy Jo Schmit on 2/04/22

The 2022 Catholic Stewardship Appeal kicks off this weekend! Here at St. John XXIII parish, it is evident that we recognize and are thankful for God’s gifts to us as individuals and as a parish by the generosity we continue to exhibit toward the CSA. As a parish, we ... Read More »

Update on the Virus:

Posted by Amy Jo Schmit on 1/12/22

With the uptick in the number of cases of Covid infection, the Archdiocese reminds us to continue to be cautious when gathering in groups. We will continue to reserve sections in our church sites with every other pew blocked off so people can be separated. If you sit in ... Read More »

Season’s Greetings St. John XXIII Parishioners/Parish Families!

Posted by Amy Jo Schmit on 12/03/21

As this calendar year draws to a close, it’s time to kick off our 2022 Financial Stewardship Campaign.  In the spirit of our recently celebrated Thanksgiving holiday, we’d like to express our deep appreciation for the support you’ve provided to St. John XXIII, be it financial or otherwise.  Indeed, ... Read More »

Blessed Easter!

Posted by Amy Jo Schmit on 4/01/21

Be Christ Inspired - Joyfully Live Our Call

I pray for the refreshment that the promise of Easter brings all of us: promise of new life, promise of forgiveness, promise of healing, and the call to joyfully share that Good News.

We have gone through a year of pandemic, ... Read More »

Lent in a Pandemic 2021

Posted by Amy Jo Schmit on 2/17/21

Be Christ Inspired—Joyfully Live Our Call

We began our Lenten journey a bit differently than past Lents...with the sprinkling of ashes and limited numbers of people who could be at Mass. We will have to work hard at keeping focused on our fasting, praying, and alms-giving these 6 weeks. ... Read More »


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