St John the Evangelist Parish is a welcoming community of brothers and sisters in Christ that grows in love and unity, nurtures faith, serves, and gives with generosity.

Nourished by the Eucharist, empowered by the Word, and led by the Holy Spirit,
we share the transforming love of Jesus with others, in the tradition of our patron, St John the Evangelist.

About us

Parish Leadership Staff Parish Leadership Team The role of St John the Evangelist’s Parish Leadership Team (PLT) is to support our Parish Priest, Fr John, as we work towards the achievement of our Parish Vision. This involves working closely with our ministries and initiating programs within our parish so that, as a worshipping community, we […]

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Hello… Welcome to Saint John the Evangelist Catholic Church. Thank you for taking the time to find us. We love our church – it is made of beautiful people who care for each other and who are on a journey… a journey about getting to know Jesus. In Jesus we find friendship and belonging. He is

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Our Parish History

History & Information The current area of the St John the Evangelist Parish is 13.3km2 with a perimeter of 20km. The parish includes the suburbs of Campbelltown, Bradbury and Leumeah. The first Mass was celebrated in Campbelltown by pioneer priest Fr John Joseph Therry in 1822. Beginnings Fr John Joseph Therry arrived in Sydney with

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Parish Giving

There are many ways that you can help enable the liturgical, sacramental, pastoral and charitable works of your parish. One way is to contribute to parish planned giving via the two collections at Sunday Mass. As we move more and more into a cashless society, many parishioners prefer to contribute to parish planned electronically. If you

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Parish Renewal Program 2022

ST JOHN THE EVANGELIST CATHOLIC PARISH RENEWAL PROGRAM THANK YOU for your response to our Parish Commitment Weekend – the final weekend of our Parish Renewal Program. A special THANK YOU to all the parishioners who have already returned their completed pledge commitments and Groups & Ministries responses – either at Mass or to the

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In Thanksgiving for 200 years

200 yearsof Catholic Life at St John’s Our Parish celebrated the 200th anniversary of its first Mass in 2022.Historian Jeff McGill paints a brief portrait of those two centuries. The first Mass: Sunday 1 September 1822 “Wintry, wet, and stormy” is how early Campbelltown historian J.P. McGuanne described the first day of spring in 1822.

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