Twenty-eighth Sunday in Ordinary Time

Announcements from our bulletin of October 15, 2017

Next week is World Mission Sunday! Each year, the entire Church is engaged to support young mission dioceses in Africa, Asia, the Pacific Islands, and parts of Latin America and Europe, where priests, religious and lay leaders serve the poorest of the poor. Let us join in prayers and also in giving generously in next week’s collection, for all of the missionary efforts throughout the world.

Learn more! The call to mission has something for every loving heart. How are you being called to mission.

For more information contact the Mission Office at -305-762-1236 or

Catechesis through Scripture: Reading through the Bible Historically.

It is important for the modern Catholic to understand that, when we read the Bible, reading a book of history. History becomes very important to the Christian, for it is within actual human events that God revealed himself.

Come let’s follow salvation history! By the end of the study you will have completed a Bible timeline to take home. You will have connected the dots from Adam and Eve to Jesus!

Join us Wednesdays at 9:15am to 10:45am Starting October 25 in room AE-103.

For more information or questions, call or text Tessie Lobon 305-586-0144.

Meet Saturday, October 28, 2017 9:00 a.m. Room 101 of the Adult Education Bldg.

Come and pray for our children.

For information contact Rosa Duarte - 305-588-0905.

Essay Contest open to all Eighth Grade and High School Senior Children and Grandchildren of Men's Club Members Two Eighth Graders to receive $250. 00 Two High School Seniors to receive $500.00 each.

Could your child or grandchild use these funds to offset the cost of higher education?

For more information, please call Dan Lamey, president of the Men’s Club at 305 878-0530.

South Dade Pregnancy Help Center All services are free and confidential.

305-273-8507 /

Project Rachel /Rachel’s Vineyard

954-981-2984 office / 1-888-456-4673 Hot Line

Post Abortion healing Ministry.

Our next outings will be on Saturday, October 21 and Sunday, October 22.

We are in need of volunteers and hot food for both Saturday AND Sunday. This means rice or pasta dishes with chicken or beef, ex. spaghetti with meat, arroz con pollo and other casserole dishes with meat. Meatballs from the frozen food section are easy to cook and can be added to other dishes. Please bring these in a disposable aluminum pan.

Hamburger soup, snacks, hard boiled eggs (cooked for at least 10 minutes), canned sodas, cases of individual water bottles, and individually wrapped sandwiches, i.e. ham & cheese, turkey & cheese, or PB & J sandwiches are always welcomed.

Please bring your food donations between 2:00 and 3:00pm to the church pavilion which is located between the school and Resurrection Hall.

The group departs for the Miami Rescue Mission at 3:30pm Come and share in this wonderful experience. Children must be at least 12 years of age and must be accompanied by a parent. God bless you.

SJN feeds the homeless the 3rd complete weekend of every month. For more info, please contact Amanda La Gra at 305-936-6281 or contact Alicia Speight Thank you.

Knights of Columbus Council 13369 In Service to One, In Service to All You are cordially invited to our “Open House” Wednesday, October 18th at 7:30pm in Rooms E & F

An opportunity to learn about becoming a Knight of Columbus

  • Becoming a Knight can transform your life. As a Knight, you have the opportunity to support our parish, give back to our community, and grow in faith.
  • We are a band of brothers, a network of men in communities around the world dedicated to doing good in the service of God and our neighbors.
  • Come, join us and find the support to live out our Catholic faith more fully.
  • Our brotherhood enables us to accomplish things together that we could not accomplish alone.

Meeting will be on Wednesday, October 18th from 7:30pm, Room AE-201.

“Jesus I Trust In You”.

Tis the reason for the season …..:

The Children’s Christmas Pageant is seeking young adults and children for this year’s pageant which will take place on Sunday, December 17th in the SJN school field. You can register after every Mass this weekend and next. Please stop by our table and see what it is all about. No experience necessary. All are welcome!

We will begin registration for this year’s Children’s Christmas Pageant on Saturday, October 7th, after all Masses. Please stop by our table and sign up to be a part of this beautiful event. All are welcome!

Please mark your calendars for Sunday, December 17th at 6:00pm to join us as the parish children re-enact the birth of our Lord. If you need further in-formation or would like to help us with your time, talent, or treasure, please contact Damis & Pete Gon-zalez at 305-975-3295 or

Proximo Retiro de SERAFINES de AGAPE “La Luz” será el 21 y 22 de Octubre.

Este retiro es para niños de 11 a 13 años de edad. Los Serafines se reúnen todos los jueves a las 8:00pm en Resurrection Hall.

Para mas información llamar a Brenda Sequeira al 786-362-4943 o Tati Barriga al 786-303-4705.

Octubre 27,28 y 29 del 2017

Cuando fue la ultima vez que se dio un regalo que duro toda la vida?
El retiro de Emaús es este regalo. Este es el momento de renovar y profundizar su relación con el Señor, abrir su corazón y encontrar paz y gozo interior

Este retiro se llevara a cabo en el Youth Center El costo será $ 120 Inscríbete después de misa.

Para mas información llamar a Lili Merjech 305-710-2715.

Msgr. Bryan O. Walsh Columbiettes Invites you to our 6th Annual Western Hoedown Night of Fun! Saturday, October 28th, 2017 from 7:00pm – 10:00pm.

Singles, Families & Friends are Welcome!

Learn to Line Dance with a Real Instructor Country Dinner, Refreshments & Dessert St. John Neumann Catholic Church Resurrection Hall Adults $15 / Youth & Kids $10 / 5 and under Free Raffle, 50/50 & Photo Booth.

For Tickets call Kate Pierson 305-773-5319.

You are invited to share with us a unique and special experience. You can come alone or accompanied by someone who has been special to you during your life. (a spouse, family member, friend).

This workshop combines modern psychology and Christian spirituality to:

  1. Enrich the relationships you have with significant others,
  2. Help you get to know and accept yourself and others better,
  3. Shows you the path for personal growth and
  4. Gives you practical tools to enable you to truly enjoy the life you live.
  • Where? St John Neumann 12105 SW 107 Ave. (Rooms E-F).
  • When?
    In English – Saturday, October 28th from 8:30am – 5:45pm.
    En Español – Sábado, Noviembre 11th from 8:30am – 5:45pm.
  • Investment: $20.00 donation per person.

To register please e-mail, call us or text us with your information at: or 786-316-3336.

This workshop qualifies for parents of St John Neumann PPI Continuing Education Points.

Reservations Required. Space Limited.

El tiempo de Dios es perfecto y este es tu momento.

Noviembre 3, 4 y 5.

Para mas información llamar a Alfredo Salazar 786-344-8826: Carlos Moya 786-541-8860; Hector Trujillo 305-763-4820.

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Noviembre 10,11 y 12. para jóvenes de 14 a 18 años de edad.

Para mas información llamar a Danny o Gretys al 786-853-6271.

The Archdiocese of Miami and the Servants of the Pierced Hearts of Jesus and Mary invite you to the events that will be taking place each 13th of the month from May to October, 2017.

We will make memory of each one of Her apparitions so that we may respond with love to each of her Maternal calls.

  • October 13, 2017 from 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm : Our lady of Guadalupe Parish.

For more information visit: or

For the least of Them : October 20 & 21, 2017

Click here to download the flyer

If you want to join our Parish Family

Please attend one of our orientation meetings which are held one Sunday a month at 9:30am, Rooms E&F.

For dates please call the Parish Office or speak to someone at the Information Booth in the Loggia after Masses on Sundays. Everyone interested in joining is welcome to the meeting! We have coffee, donuts and juice for the little ones - and you will be out in time for the 11:00am Mass.

CURRENT PARISHIONERS, please inform us of any name, address or phone changes; this will assist in keeping your records up to date. Thank You!!

Less than 250 tickets left for Matthew Kelly “Living with Passion and Purpose” Event

Friday, January 26, 2018 at 7:00pm.

Don’t miss out. Get your tickets in the parish office or online or call 859-980-7900.

Get the most out of Sunday Mass!

Today’s Readings:

  • 1st Reading Isaiah 25:6-10a:
  • 2nd Reading Philippians 4:12-14, 19-20:
  • Gospel Matthew 22:1-14 .

The search for peace is an openended task, a responsibility that never ends and that demands the commitment of everyone.