Saint John the Evangelist
Correspondance Address: The Priest's House, Saint Wulstan's, Church Lane, Wolstanton, Newcastle-under-Lyme, Staffordshire, ST5 0EH
While the church is located in Chesterton at the corner of London Road and Loomer Road, it is administered from Saint Wulstan's at the above address
The church of Saint John the Evangelist is the polygonal building just below the roundabout, surrounded by pleasant lawns and trees. The rectangular building to the left of the church is the community hall.
Parking is available alongside the Community Hall.
We have two people serving as Sacristans at Saint John's, Sandra Hollings who has been the principal sacristan at St John’s for many years, and Christine Wynne who provides excellent assistance. Sandra is also your first port of call over enquiries for altar servers.
Sandra Hollings (left) & Christine Wayne (right)
Our money experts Ann Scully and Phil Lamb handle the Sunday collections, counting, offertory envelopes and gift aid. They can assist you with enquiries over planned giving, gift aiding your Sunday offering and if you would like to join the counting team after Mass on a Sunday, these are the people to contact.
Ann Scully (left) & Phil Lamb (right)
Our parish representative for CAFOD is Kathy Winter. She also co-ordinates the collection and issuing of the APF Red Mission Boxes. If would like a Mission Box, then please contact Kathy.
Parish music and coordination of the Readers Rota are both handled by Tony Jenkins, who is our resident musician, arranging the hymns for Sunday Mass.
If you have a Mass Intention for a loved one coming up and would like a favourite hymn to be played, just let him know. He is also the first port of call for those who need some advice for hymn choices for funerals at Saint John's.
He is also the person to contact if you would like to join the reading team. We have a good number of readers who help to deliver the Sunday Liturgy.
Our friendly post-Mass Sunday Coffee Mornings are coordinated Pat Parsons. If you have a special day coming up and would like to celebrate something after Sunday Mass, then see Pat who will be happy to help you arrange it.
Pat is also our resident florist who arranges the flowers in church throughout the year.
Year Cycle: A Weekday Cycle: 2
Status: Memoria Dedication: Bede the Venerable (Doctor).
Also on this Day: Mary Magdalen de Pazzi (Virgin), Gregory Vll (Pope) & Vincent of Lerins
There are often alterations to these, so please check on the newsletter page
|1000||Wolstanton||Christian Meditation - Email: firstname.lastname@example.org for details|
|1930||Chesterton||Christian Meditation - Email: email@example.com for details|
|1730||Wolstanton||Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament|
|1830||Wolstanton||SVP (in the cloister, near the sacristy, in church)|
|0930||Chesterton||Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament|
|1900||Wolstanton||Lectio Divina - Email: firstname.lastname@example.org for details|
|1200||Wolstanton||This will be the time for any baptisms - Contact Fr. Dominic|
|1800||Wolstanton||Mass (Vigil Mass for Sunday)|
|Wolstanton||Before Saturday Evening Mass at 17:30 & any time by arrangement.|
|Chesterton||Before Sunday morning Mass & as requested by arrangement|
|Parish Telephone Number|
|Fr Dominic Chukka|