Saint John XXIII Parish celebrates Mass daily in the Extraordinary form of the Roman Rite – that is, the Traditional Latin (or Tridentine) Mass. Father James W. Dolan is Pastor of the parish.
Check the “About Us” page for the location of St. Boniface Church, home of Saint John XXIII Parish.
Questions? Call Please call Father Dolan at 412-434-1651, or send an email to LatinMassQuestions@gmail.com, which can be passed along to Fr. Dolan.
St. John XXIII Parish is hosting a Christmas luncheon for registered parishioners on Sunday, January 15 from 12:30 to 3 in Norbert Hall. The cost is $5 per person. Children 12 and under are free. Please fill out the form on the bottom of the flyer that is in the church vestibule. Fr. Dolan also has some flyers in the sacristy.
Please sign up by January 11th. Any questions, please email Mary Lou Aul or Peggy Wrabley.
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Courtesy Greg Gribble
On New Year’s Eve, Saturday Dec. 31, there will be a social with refreshments and finger foods starting at 9:30 PM in the Archives Room, ending before 11 PM. Mini Turkey and Ham sandwiches will be provided. If you will be attending, please brink a drink or snack to share (pop, chips etc.). Please email Greg Gribble with what you’ll be bringing.
The Blessed Sacrament will be exposed starting at 11 PM for an hour of adoration.
At Midnight, Low Mass for the Octave Day of the Nativity will be celebrated.
The Schola Cantorum of Saint John XXIII Parish has released a second album, Resurrexit Sicut Dixit (He is Risen as He Said), featuring music for Lent and Easter. The album is available wherever digital music is sold (Amazon, iTunes, Spotify, etc.) in CD format from Amazon, and will be available in CD format for sale at the parish for $10.00 starting Sunday, December 11, 2016, while supplies last.
A gala Christmas concert by Maestro Hector Olivera will be performed on Sunday, December 18, 2016 at 3:00 PM in Saint Boniface Church.
Works of Bach, Franck, Widor and music for the Christmas season will be performed. The concert is free and open to the public and is sponsored in part by Gerrero and Kirk Classic Organs of Pittsburgh and the Allen Organ Company.
From Father Dolan: “Our outdoor Christmas Scene will be erected on Saturday, Dec. 17 at 10 AM. We can use some able bodied people to help set it up. Bring some tools, gloves and hats at 10 AM so that we can complete our yearly project in due time. Thanks in advance for giving of your time and abilities.”