Praying at Home – St John The Baptist Parish Ferntree Gully

Latest Covid-19 Update – Mass resumes tomorrow

Dear Parishioners, Great News! With the easing of the snap lockdown, we will be able to offer Mass tomorrow, 18th February, 2021 at 9.15am. Ashes will be distributed at this Mass. There is no need to book to attend, but Face Masks will be compulsory. There is a change to how Ashes are distributed in […]


The Sacrament of Reconciliation will be offered at St John the Baptist Parish on: Saturday 19th December at 5.15pm prior to Mass at 6pm Tuesday 22nd December – after the 7pm Mass Wednesday 23rd December – after 9.15pm Mass

St John’s Zoom Masses – no longer provided following the 24th November, 20 guideline changes.

Now that the Covid-19 guidelines have changed, as of Tuesday 24th November, 2020 we will no longer be providing Zoom Mass. We look forward to welcoming 110 parishioners to each Mass, in accordance with the 1.4sq.m density quotient. Infants under 12 months are not included in the Cap.

Prayer to the Virgin Mary for Protection from Coronavirus

Covid-19 Prayer

Dear Lord, we lift to You our concern for people who are more likely than others to become severely ill from COVID-19 — the elderly and people with chronic health conditions. God, as more people get sick, healthcare workers and first responders are working longer hours with fewer supplies and with more risk of contracting […]

St Johns’ Family Prayer

We, Your family, Thank You for our gifts of youth, maturity, experience and wonder.   May we always appreciate the special atmosphere at St. John’s.   Help us to be open to the needs of each other, and keep us united as a family of love and care.   Send Your Spirit and enrich us […]