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  • 04/26/2017 12:00pm Confirmation Enrollment Meeting... View Message
  • 04/22/2017 10:00am This weekend Fr. Michael Goodavish from Food For The Poor will be with us. He will be speaking about a... View Message
  • 04/21/2017 03:00pm SPRING CLEANING IN THE CHURCH TOMORROW (April 22) BEGINNING AT 8 AM UNTIL NOON. COME AND HELP MAKE OUR CHURCH... View Message
  • 04/12/2017 03:00pm Tomorrow begins the holiest time in the Catholic Church. We will celebrate the Lord's Supper at 7:30 pm Thursday evening... View Message
  • 04/08/2017 10:00am Palm Sunday is this weekend! Where did those 40 days of Lent go? Remember all masses begin in the Parish... 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

April 27, 2017
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  • School Mass

    May 3, 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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May 10, 2017
  • School Mass

    May 10, 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

    May 10, 2017 @ 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm

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May 17, 2017
  • School Mass

    May 17, 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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May 24, 2017
  • School Mass

    May 24, 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

    May 24, 2017 @ 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm

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