St. John Nepomucene :: Ennis, TX

Christ Renews His Parish

Christ Renews His Parish

Christ Renews His Parish or CRHP (pronounced “Chirp”), is a spiritual renewal experience which brings adult parishioners together in small groups in order to deepen their relationship with Jesus Christ and each other. Since its beginning in 1969 in Parma, Ohio, Christ Renews His Parish has proven to be an effective instrument for spiritual growth in hundreds of parishes across the country. St. John started... [Read more...]

Retreat Registrations

Steubenville Lonestar present by Life Teen  registration: This is the second annual Steubenville Lonestar Conference happening in our backyard at the Irving Convention Center June 23-25, 2017. This is a great chance to join 5,000 other Texas Catholic teenagers in worship of the Lord and grow in relationship with Him.   CLICK HERE for simple online registration for Steubenville Lonestar!   The... [Read more...]

Corpus Christi: The Most Holy Body and Blood of Jesus Christ

Corpus Christi: The Most Holy Body and Blood of Jesus Christ

The Solemnity of the Most Holy Body and Blood of Jesus Christ celebrates the wonderful gift that we have in the Eucharist.  Each year, in a tradition dating back to the 1200’s in Europe, we process through the streets of town with the Blessed Sacrament.  Those who live along the route and parish organizations are invited to set up altars.  As the procession proceeds along the route, the priest stops... [Read more...]

Holy Week Schedule

Holy Week Schedule

Here is the schedule for Holy Week and the Easter Triduum. Masses are listed in bold. Confession times are listed in italics. Monday of Holy Week 6:00 am Confessions FJ 6:30 am Mass After 6:30 am Mass Confessions FJ 12:05 pm Mass 12:30 pm – 1:00 pm Confessions FJ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm Confessions FJ 6:30 pm Mass (English) Tuesday of Holy Week 6:30 am Mass 12:05 pm Mass 12:30 pm – 1:00 pm Confessions FJ Wednesday... [Read more...]

Healing the Whole Person Retreat

Healing the Whole Person Retreat

Throughout the years, we have held many events that have brought people closer to God and brought them healing in their lives.  Through Christ Renews His Parish retreats, parish missions (especially the Unbound mission with Fr. Isaac and Br. Malachy and Deacon Poyo’s mission and follow-up small groups), the Frank Kelly healing night, and other events, many in our parish have experienced tremendous healing.  Now... [Read more...]

RCIA (Rite of Christian Initiation for Adults)

RCIA (Rite of Christian Initiation for Adults)

    RCIA (Rite of Christian Initiation for Adults) is the process by which adults become Catholic. If you or anyone you know is not a fully initiated Catholic and wishes to learn more about the Catholic Faith, RCIA is what you are looking for. In the RCIA process, we learn about the basic teachings of the Catholic Faith. This process is designed to lead to initiation into the Catholic Church through the sacraments... [Read more...]

RCIA Class Project

RCIA Class Project

As part of their formation in the Faith, in showing the love of Christ to others, and in learning about how the Church works here on earth, our current RCIA candidates and catechumens (those adults seeking to enter the Catholic Church or to complete their sacraments) have chosen to work to raise funds to help build two village chapels in Bolivia for Catholics who have no place to hold Mass and worship.  Please consider... [Read more...]

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