We are a parish of the consolidated churches of St. Casimir's,
 St. John the Baptist, St. John the Evangelist and St. Joseph's

Pittston, PA

  Our Mission:

 We are a Eucharistic Community, a people diverse in background united together as Catholic Christians around the altar of the Lord. We are nurtured by the Sacraments and sustained by prayer. Our mission is to fulfill our Baptismal promises by proclaiming the message of the Gospel in our lives by our commitment to faithfully love and serve the Lord and one another.

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Parish Offices:

 35 William Street,
  Pittston, PA 18640


 Pastor:
 Msgr. John J. Bendik

 Assistant:
 Rev. Peter Tomczak

 Deacons:
 Rev. Mr. James G. Cortegerone
 Rev. Mr. David Marx


 Director Of Religious Formation
 Youth And Family Ministry
 Sister Kieran Williams IHM

 Director of Music Ministry
 Charles Stevens


CARE AND CONCERN MINISTRIES
IN SETON

Free Health Clinic

570-954-0645
Wednesdays..................................:5:00PM
Founded - November 7, 2007

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Food Pantry

570-654-9923
Wednesdays....................................9:30AM
Founded - October 16, 2008

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Kids Clothes Closet

Wednesday..........................9:00 - 11:00AM

                                            5:00 -   7:00PM

Founded - April 1, 2009

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Free Pediatric Clinic

570-855-6035
First & Third Thursdays.....................4:30PM
Founded - July 25, 2010

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HOLY FATHER'S PRAYER INTENTIONS
AUGUST 2014
 Monthly prayer intentions from Pope Francais are:

 Mentally disabled: That the mentally disabled may
                               receive the love and help they
                               need for a dignified life.

 Service to the poor:  That Christians, inspired by the
                                Word of God, may serve the
                                poor and suffering.


   
   

Website was last updated on August 29, 2014.
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This Week in the Parish

08.31.14
 Bishop Joseph C. Bambera
Pope Francis
Monsignor John Bendik
Meetings

       9/6  8:30 p.m.
        Parish Finance Council
        Meeting Parish Dining Room

       
9/8  7:00 p.m.
       Liturgy Commission Meeting
        Parish Dining Room

       
9/9  7:00 p.m.
       Parish Pastoral Council Meeting
        Parish Dining Room

       
9/9  7:00 p.m.
       Healing Hearts Bereavement
        Ministry-Parish Office


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HOW ARE WE DOING?

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you attempt to live the life
of a faithful Christian? 
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can serve you in the best
of ways.

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PARISH OFFICE CLOSED FOR LABOR DAY

The Parish Office will be closed next Monday, September 1st in observance
 of Labor Day.  If you have
an emergency or are in need
 of a priest, please call the Parish Office and leave a message; one of the priests
 will return your call as soon
as possible.