The continuation of Jesus’ ministry
Come Sing With Us
The SJR Music Ministry comprises several different musical groups
Groups include: The 9:00 Choir, The 11:00 Choir, Children’s Choir, Handbell Choir, Resurrection Choir, Reverent Sound
Become a Video Tech
We produce high-quality respectful video coverage of Masses
for those who are unable to attend Mass in the church building
to enhance the live, in-church experience for those who are on-site for each Mass
to record selected Masses and special events
The TIthing Committee has a budget each fiscal year to make contributions on behalf of the parish to worthy organizations.
Priority shall be given to organizations directly meeting basic, human, life-sustaining needs.
MANY MORE MINISTRIES
Saint's Place is a volunteer organization, that provides household goods, clothing & education to legal refugees who settle in the Rochester, NY area to escape violence, discrimination, and poverty.
As a Stephen Minister you will have received 50 hours of in-depth training in ways to emotionally & spiritually help someone, you will be available for others during their difficult times.
HOME Visitations: Bring Holy Communion, comfort & well-wishes of the St. John of Rochester parish family? HOSPITAL Visitations: Do you have the time to visit SJR parishioners at Strong, Highland, Unity or Rochester General Hospital for one day each week?
RCIA is the Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults seeking their Initiation Sacraments of Baptism, First Eucharist and/or Confirmation. Share your faith and help to mentor these individuals, consider becoming part of the RCIA Team or serve as a Sponsor for an RCIA candidate.
Have you ever thought about the elderly and needy in our community and thought you'd like to do more than bring food to the donation room? If yes, there is an opportunity for you to consider joining the Repair Ministry.