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St. John the Baptist 2024 Holy Week Schedule
April 24, 2024

Join Ian Kretzmann in his journey to run the Boston Marathon and support Boston Medical Center with a Fundraising Trivia Night at Trident!
February 04, 2023

St. John of Damascus School of Byzantine Music
February 04, 2023

Assembly of Canonical Orthodox Bishops - Statement on the Sacredness of Human Life and its Untimely Termination
June 29, 2022
We, the members of the Assembly of Canonical Orthodox Bishops of the United States of America, promote and uphold the sacred and inviolable essence of human life. The continued challenges of our time prompt us to publish a more comprehensive statement of the Orthodox Church’s regard for human life and, in particular, the termination of human life. Prepared by our Committee for Church and Society, and affirmed by the Assembly as a whole, this statement seeks to succinctly articulate Orthodox Christian teaching for the faithful and to continue the Church’s tradition as a beacon and witness to life as freely given by our good and loving Creator. Read more »

February 05, 2022

Metropolitan Methodios's Christmas Message and Christmas Homily
December 30, 2021
Read Metropolitan Methodios's Christmas Message and Christmas Homily Read more »

December 10, 2021
Please support St. John the Baptist Philoptochos’ newest outreach ministry SOCK DROP for the most vulnerable in our city of Boston. With your help and the partnership with Friends of Boston’s Homeless, we will be able to provide warm socks to the many men and women living in shelters. Please see the details and links below for more information. Read more »

Resources and Ideas for Stewardship Ministry
September 11, 2021
Read Rev. Dr. John Chryssavgis's article, "Stewardship as Creation Care." Read more »

Letter on Behalf of Metropolitan Methodios Regarding the Kabul Airport Attacks and the COVID-19 Delta Variant
August 28, 2021
Read Fr. Ted's Barbas letter on behalf of Metropolitan Methodios regarding the Kabul Airport attacks and the COVID-19 Delta variant. Read more »

Greek Fires - Donate TODAY
August 13, 2021
Donate TODAY and help the victims of the fires in Greece. Read more »

Personal Hygiene Easter Outreach Project
April 05, 2021
Help the kids in The Home for Little Wanderers residential programs with maintaining hygiene and basic self-care. Read more »

Young Adult Service Project
April 05, 2021
Join us as we create Art Therapy Kits for school aged kids at The Home for Little Wanderers. Read more »

Cardinal Sean O'Malley Visits Metropolitan Methodios on Theophany
January 09, 2021
For the first time ever, His Eminence Metropolitan Methodios received His Eminence Cardinal Sean O'Malley of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Boston Read more »

Annual Giving Tree a huge success!
December 22, 2020
On Sunday December 20th, 2020 the St. John the Baptist community in Boston received well over 100 unique gifts for the Home for Little Wanderers from our generous parishioners. Read more »