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  • 02/28/2017 01:00pm Ash Wednesday Masses will be March 1... View Message
  • 02/25/2017 09:00am There is still time to register for next weekend's the Men's Renewal of the Heart Retreat. This is for men... View Message
  • 02/25/2017 09:00am Open House and Pancake Breakfast ... View Message
  • 02/24/2017 01:00pm Lent & Easter Brought to Your Phone:... View Message
  • 02/24/2017 10:00am All area men and women are invited to join us for the next Northwest Ohio Men’s Fellowship Breakfast on Saturday... View Message
510 Jackson Ave
Defiance, OH 43512
Phone: (419)782-7121
Fax: (419)782-5813
Email: stjohn@stjohndefiance.org

Welcome

Welcome to our parish. Come experience Jesus in our midst and grow as his disciples. You are an important member of the Body of Christ; join us in sharing him with the world. Please feel free to contact us at anytime. God bless

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Mass Times

Sunday
8:30am, 10:00am, 11:30am

Saturday
5:00pm

Reconciliation

Saturday
4:00pm - 4:45pm

Thursday
5:45pm - 6:15pm

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Parish News

  • Men’s Fellowship Breakfast

    All area men and women are invited to join us for the next Northwest Ohio Men’s Fellowship Breakfast on Saturday February 25th  at St. John’s Catholic Church Defiance.  Special guest speaker Tyler Giesige a Senior at Tinora High School will share about faith, family and football as he courageously battled and overcame Leukemia.  Tinora Rams … Continue reading "Men’s Fellowship Breakfast"Read More »
  • SECOND HOUR CANCELLATION POLICY

    Second Hour Weather Policy is that if Defiance Schools are cancelled Second Hour will be cancelled unless due to fog.                                          If it is a fog cancellation Second Hour will still be held.  So we will see you tonight at our regular time!  Read More »
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Upcoming Events

March 28, 2017
March 29, 2017
  • School Mass

    March 29, 2017 @ 9:30 am - 10:15 am
    Holy Cross Catholic School of Defiance, 1745 S Clinton St, Defiance, OH 43512, USA

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March 30, 2017
March 31, 2017
April 1, 2017
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April 3, 2017
  • Mission at St. Mary's

    April 3, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
    St. Mary's

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April 4, 2017
April 5, 2017
  • School Mass

    April 5, 2017 @ 9:30 am - 10:15 am
    Holy Cross Catholic School of Defiance, 1745 S Clinton St, Defiance, OH 43512, USA

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  • Mission at St. Mary's

    April 5, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
    St. Mary's

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April 6, 2017
April 7, 2017
April 8, 2017
April 9, 2017
April 11, 2017
April 12, 2017
  • School Mass

    April 12, 2017 @ 9:30 am - 10:15 am
    Holy Cross Catholic School of Defiance, 1745 S Clinton St, Defiance, OH 43512, USA

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  • Prayer Shawl Ministry

    April 12, 2017 @ 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm

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  • Second Hour High School

    April 12, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
    St John"s School, Defiance, OH, United States

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  • Second Hour at HCCS & St. Mary's

    April 12, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

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April 13, 2017
April 14, 2017
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April 18, 2017
April 19, 2017
  • School Mass

    April 19, 2017 @ 9:30 am - 10:15 am
    Holy Cross Catholic School of Defiance, 1745 S Clinton St, Defiance, OH 43512, USA

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  • Second Hour High School

    April 19, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
    St John"s School, Defiance, OH, United States

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  • Second Hour at HCCS & St. Mary's

    April 19, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

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  • Second Hour Jr. Hi.

    April 19, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
    St. John Parish Life Center

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April 25, 2017
April 26, 2017
  • Father Eric's vacation

    April 26, 2017

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  • School Mass

    April 26, 2017 @ 9:30 am - 10:15 am
    Holy Cross Catholic School of Defiance, 1745 S Clinton St, Defiance, OH 43512, USA

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  • Prayer Shawl Ministry

    April 26, 2017 @ 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm

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  • Second Hour High School

    April 26, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
    St John"s School, Defiance, OH, United States

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April 27, 2017
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