e-Vangelist for May 19th

Class on Hinduism continues Sunday with our own Gerry Larson teaching on the third largest religion in the world. Join us during the 9 a.m. Christian Formation hour in the Bishop’s Room. The series will conclude with a third session Sunday, June 4 in the Multipurpose Room when Swami Dhyanayogananda, monk and director of the […]

Apr 30, 2017 – New Vicar of St. John’s: Letters From Tim England And Fr. Chris

Dear People of St. John’s Church and School: Greetings in the name of our Lord. Earlier today during Fr. John’s last Sunday with us, we announced the name of our new vicar, the Rev. Christopher Potter, to the congregation. Fr. Christopher’s congregation was also informed of his new position this morning. He is shown here […]

Farewell Gift for Father John

Bishop Vestments

As Father John begins preparing for his new role as Bishop Coadjutor of the Diocese of Los Angeles, many have asked what they might do in the way of a good-bye gift. Since each new bishop requires specialized vestments, along with other items – chasubles in the four main liturgical colors, cassock, alb, rochet, crozier, […]

“St. John’s e-Vangelist” for Jan. 14, 2017

St John's Holy Land Pilgrims

January 14, 2017 My sisters and brothers in Christ: We worship on the Second Sunday after the Epiphany at 8 and 10 a.m., when, from John’s gospel’s unique perspective, we’ll revisit our LORD and John the Baptist’s meeting at the Jordan River (where your latest batch of St. John’s pilgrims will visit not long after […]

January 2017 Women’s Events (and then Some)

January Happenings (& Then Some)“The New Year, like an Infant Heir to the Whole World, was waited for, with welcomes, presents, and rejoicings.” ~Charles DickensYes, January has arrived, urging me to pack away my Christmas finery and don my 2017 “get back to work” attitude. But I find myself still awaiting the Epiphany, or the […]

St. John’s e-Vangelist: Upcoming Events, Dec. 30, 2016

Just a brief note of greeting from St John Chrysostom Church on this fifth day of Christmas. Owing to the timing of the New Year’s holiday, we’ll worship just once this weekend: A “said” service on Sunday, Jan. 1 at 10 a.m. to mark the Holy Name of our LORD Jesus Christ. Also, please note […]

“St. John’s e-Vangelist” for Nov. 30: Kate’s Service — Convention Agenda And Bishop Election — “A Charlie Brown Christmas” And “Arrival” — Advent Community Outreach

My sisters and brothers in Christ: On Sunday, Dec. 4 (the 2nd Sunday of Advent), we worship at 8 and 10 a.m., when we’ll hear John the Baptist prophesy the coming of Christ and sternly call the era’s religious authorities to repent. Knowing what we do about the aversion to criticism displayed by many who […]