57 Rue De Montbrillant 1202 Geneva, Switzerland   Parish Priest: Fr Paul C Friel

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Theology on Tap

We happily invite you to our monthly Christian Conversation event, Theology-on-Tap, this Friday, 3 May in the John XXIII Parish Centre. Our speaker is Fr. Phillip Scott, a priest originally from Peru who founded the "Family of Jesus" community. He will speak on the topic of  "Intentionally Living as a Favorite Son or Daughter in the Father's House". Please see  poster for more information. As always, we'll gather for beers & snacks at 19:00 and the talk will begin promptly at 19:30. If you are able to help out with food or behind "the bar", kindly send Emily a message at youth@johnxxiii.ch! There is no cost to attend, but we always welcome donations. 😉 In Holy Hops, Emily Toole St. John XXIII...

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Living Stations of the Cross

The youth presented a beautiful rendition of the Stations of the Cross on Friday, 23 March at 19:30. They used shadow figures to present an artistic depiction of each station, with reflections by our parishioners read aloud in accompaniment of each station. The congregation sang several songs together and listened to several others as meditations. Altogether, this was a lovely event to conclude our Lenten journey. The youth took up a collection and raised CHF 450 towards their trip to World Youth Day in January of 2019. Many thanks to those who donated to support our young people. May God bless your Triduum and may you have a most joyful Easter! [ngg_images gallery_ids="39" display_type="photocrati-nextgen_basic_thumbnails"]

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Seder Meal

All are invited to participate in a Seder Meal on Mar 18 (Sun) at 12:30 in the parish house. Invite friends and join us for a traditional Passover Seder meal as we walk through the story of Exodus, learn a Hebrew song and explain the significance of each Hebrew item. We will enjoy a hearty meal. Ticket prices are: CHF20 for adults CHF10 for children ages 6-12 Free meal for children under 6 Contact youth@johnxxiii.ch for tickets and to get involved.

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