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

022 733 04 83    office@johnxxiii.ch


Update on Mass Restrictions

To enter Church for weekend Mass, you MUST be in possession of a COVID Passport, this can be obtained via the APP on your phone or by having a printed certificate. NB, this is applicable for everyone from 16 years and upwards. The COVID Certificate is available to anyone who is either Vaccinated, Recovered from COVID or who has tested Negative (PCR). For those who do not have a certificate on their phone or have been vaccinated outside the Canton of Geneva, you can apply in the official website of Geneva. https://www.ge.ch/en/covid-19-certificate/covid-certificates-e-demarches-application-form Reservations are no longer required to attend Masses. However, there are occupancy limits for Mass attendance 250 at St Nicolas de Flue and 400 at Notre Dame ( Sunday Eve), and social distancing is still required. All...

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Fr Peter Henry

  The Funeral Mass will be livestreamed on June 29 at 18:00 Swiss time from St. Margaret Mary Catholic Church, Winter Park, https://stmargaretmary.org/funeral-mass-fr-peter-henry/ Interment will be held in Ireland.

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Catechism Registration

Next year we will be implementing a new Catechesis Programme at the parish. We hope to be able to welcome back all the children in person. To facilitate this change and to have a better picture of what restrictions may still be in place in the Autumn we are delaying registration until mid-August. Classes will begin at the start of October and run until the end of May. Registration for all classes will be as usual through our online registration.   Online Registration is now closed.   Please contact Anna Berkeley at dre@johnxxiii.ch for further information. Fees must be paid in good time i.e. within one week after registration. Fees can be payed to the Parish Staff at the Parish Office during Office...

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Annual General Assembly

Annual general assembly This year, our Annual General Assembly (AGA) will take place on June 20 (Sunday) after 11h30 Mass in the Church. Find below the Draft Agenda. Please contact the Parish Office (office@johnxxiii.ch) for any proposed amendments no later than June 14 (Mon). The 2020 accounts & budgets are available in the Parish Office and here. (Statutes Art 8. Sec 5). For the draft agenda, we have 2 open positions, HR & Safeguarding. Interested parishioners must declare their candidacy to the Parish Office no later than June 18 (Fri). The declaration must be accompanied by:  (1) a written endorsement by at least 2 members of the parish; (2) a short statement indicating experience and/or qualifications as well as motivations;...

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