St. John Fisher Roman Catholic Church

30 Jones Hollow Road, Marlborough, CT 06447

How do you know that this person is the person you should marry? How do you know that this college will be a good fit for you? How do you know that this is what you must do with your working career to be fulfilled while making a living? How do you know with certainty about anything?

In these instances and many others in our lives, "we walk by faith and not by sight." We take a "leap of faith" with no guarantees.

As far as faith in our spiritual life, we believe not in a set of doctrines, dogmas, and suppositions, but in a person. It's not so much "I believe in." as "I have faith in you: Jesus Christ and the Father and the Holy Spirit." That's why we have to get to know God rather than things about God, to experience God, to sense God's presence around us.

That is what Jesus means by the Kingdom of God. He wasn't talking about some future event after death but a living experience of the reality of God in our lives right now, to let that awareness grow little by little, almost imperceptive, until we can be at rest for awhile, confident that there is always something more something deeper and happier, eventually leading to the full experience of God: eternal life.

-Fr. Sas, June 14 Homily
The 11th Sunday in Ordinary Time


Faith Formation Registration ~ 2018-2019

Faith Formation Classes, Grades 1-9 ~ Please register before May 31 (to avoid a late fee)

Registration forms are available HERE or at both of the church entrances.

Please place your completed forms in an envelope marked Faith Formation. Envelopes may be placed in the offertory basket, brought to the church office, or mailed.

Please email Theresa Brysgel at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with any questions.


Your child will go back in time to the Wild, Wild West for a Wild Western Adventure Romp! They will enter a world of outlaws, cowboys, frontier games and even some wild animals. 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 thrilling Wild West, but also a way to discover a living spiritual relationship with Jesus and learn more about some Bible “outlaws” who chose to follow God and do what’s right. There will be Western themed games, crafts, activities, music and snacks It will be a week of ROOTIN’ TOOTIN” FUN !!!!

Date: August 6-9 Time: 9:00-noon  Where: St. John Fisher Church Hall

This camp is open to children entering grades 1-6  Cost is $25 per child


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