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

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Advent Dinner

Early in the season of Advent a special community dinner is organised to celebrate the preparation for the coming of Jesus Christ at Christmas. Talented Parishioners and sometimes outside groups are invited to provide a bit of entertainment while the Parish community shares a meal, laughter and Christmas carols together. 2019 [slideshow id=48] 2018 [slideshow id=43] 2017 [slideshow id=37] 2016 [slideshow id=18]

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Sister Lisa Gamble

Many of you know Lisa, one of our parishioners. She worked as a surgeon in Geneva before entering the convent with the Salesian Sister.  As our Parish’s only religious, we would like to encourage her in her apostolate.  A second collection will be taken during all the Christmas Masses to support the needs of her mission. Sr Lisa is currently in Rome completing a course on Faith & Mission, because of the dire situation in Democratic Republic  of Congo, she won’t be returning in the meantime, however,  she has nominated a project in Venezuela for our Christmas Day appeal, which we fully endorse The situation in Venezuela is extremely difficult; people are starving - they desperately need hope, a sign that...

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Advent Wreath

Come along and be creative, make your own Advent Wreath or make some for the Advent Wreath Sale on November 24 (Sunday). Come and spend a few hours in our wreath workshop in B7 open on: Friday, Nov 22 from 12:00-20:00 Saturday, Nov 23 from 10:00-15:00

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Advent Dinner

Please join us for a night of delicious African food and an evening of entertainment on December 6 (Friday) 18:30 - 22:00.  Please contact the parish office (email: web@johnxxiii.ch) for anyone willing to help out in any way (serving, washing up, and children's Christmas party).  Note that tickets are limited and are on a first come first serve basis. Please click here for the poster. Adults    CHF 25 Children CHF 10 ( AGE 6-12) Children under 6 FREE Tickets on sale after the masses or reserve in the parish office.

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Stewardship Campaign

Did you receive an email, have you opened it? Please make a pledge to support the Parish, it’s vitally important with our fiscal planning. You can also take a pledge brochure at the back of the church. Thanks a million, for your generous support.

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Christmas and New Year’s Masses

[su_table] Dec 24 (Tuesday) 16:30 Christmas Carols followed by the Christmas Vigil Mass at 17:00 20:30 Carols followed by 21:00 Christmas Vigil Mass Dec 25 (Wednesday) 11:00 Christmas Mass Dec 26 (Thursday) 12:00 noon St Étienne Dec 27 (Friday) 12:45 St John Apostle Dec 28 (Saturday) 18:30 Les Saints Innocents Dec 29 (Sunday) 10:00, 11:30 Holy Family No 8:30 Mass 19:00 Notre Dame Dec 30 (Monday) No Mass Dec 31 (Tuesday) 12:45 Jan 1 (Wednesday) 12:00 noon The Holy Mother of God [/su_table]

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