St. John Fisher Roman Catholic Church

30 Jones Hollow Road, Marlborough, CT 06447

This ministry primarily addresses the faith formation of our children and youth, while also providing regular spiritual programming for adults. We are blessed with wonderful families and catechists that make this a rich and dynamic program.  In these pages you will find information regarding our focus and mission across all grade levels, as well as class calendars, downloadable forms, upcoming events, and much more!

The program is composed of the following:

If you have any questions or concerns that cannot be answered in these pages, please do not hesitate to contact the parish for more information.

Many thanks to everyone who donated items for the Confirmation retreat dinner on Saturday, September 16th.
Thanks to your generosity the 10th grade class enjoyed a wonderful taco dinner. Special thanks to the Teen Emmaus team for creating a beautiful space for the 10th grade to gather for their retreat.
We greatly appreciate the support of the parish as these young men and women take the final steps toward Confirmation.

A huge thank you to all the families, children and volunteers who  made  our St. John Fisher Bible Camp a big success! Our parish is blessed  to have such a wonderful, devoted group of teens who made every day fun: Tylor, Lea, Denise, Aiden, Jacob, Rosie, Teresa, Jenna, Caroline, Ellie, Marybeth & Shannon.

Also, thanks to Jonathan and David for their musical support and the Dursin, Farrington, Visco and Meyer families for all their help!

VBC 2017Your child will travel “across the USA” to enter a world of amazing adventures! National Parks will be this year’s theme for Vacation Bible camp and I hope many of the children join us on this spectacular adventure right here at St John Fisher Church!

This will be an opportunity for kids to explore not only the incredible sights of our own country, but also a way to discover a living spiritual relationship with Jesus!

The camp will run August 7-10th at SJF Hall and grounds. Registration forms are available at church exits and by clicking here!

Registration Open Now for Children entering Grades 1-9
Registration forms due by May 31
Completed Forms can be mailed to church, dropped off at church office or placed in offertory basket in an envelope marked Faith Formation. Forms can be obtained here: Click Here to download the 2017-2018 Registration form
Questions, please contact Theresa Brysgel at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

Please join us for the May Crowning Ceremony taking place at the 10:30 mass on Sunday May 7 th . This is a very special tradition in which our statue of Mary the Blessed Mother is honored by being crowned with a wreath of flowers by the First Holy Communion students. Following mass there will be a special reception to honor our Holy Communion community. All parishioners are welcome to attend!

Girl Pray 02Thank you to our 3rd grade faith formation classes along with their Catechists for hosting a beautiful Mass last Sunday.

 

Congratulations to the 2nd Grade Faith Formation children in receiving the Sacrament of Reconciliation for the first time last Saturday! It was a beautiful celebration of God's Mercy and Grace in community with their families and Catechists. We look forward to their First Holy Communion in May!

May is Faith Formation Registration Month for all children entering grades 1-9 in the fall.

Registration forms can be downloaded here.

For more information contact Teresa Brysgel at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Hands Pray 02Please keep our 10th grade Confirmation Community in your prayers this week as they receive God’s mercy and healing in the Sacrament of Reconciliation.

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A successful collection. See how full the truck and a van was loaded, plus a second pick up was needed [Login to view all the photographs in the picture gallery].  The pictures do not include all of the confirmation students that helped - others left earlier.

Confirmation Community Collection: April 25, 2015 11:00 am - 3:00 pm

Organizations benefiting from the collection:

A Hand Up, Inc (household items to help furnish apartments for people transitioning from shelters to independent living)
The Cromwell Home for Children (used books levels 3rd grade to high school for children in crisis and their families)
The Catholic Worker House (used bicycles)
The Food Pantry at St. Michael's Church (paper and plastic grocery bags)
House of Bread  (collectibles, costume jewelry and small household items and decorations for the Thrift Shop)block

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