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  • 02/07/2017 03:35pm Due to illness at HCCS, the school will be closed tomorrow for cleaning. This means that there will not be... View Message
  • 01/31/2017 06:00pm Tomorrow night at the Adult session of Second Hour Father Eric will be our speaker on Prayer Tech Support. Parents... View Message
  • 01/18/2017 01:13pm If anyone would like poinsettas we have them in the atrium. Help yourself! Free for the taking. Whatever is in... View Message
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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

  • 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 »
  • Hooray! Second Hour is on its way!

    As the school year is beginning, we are excited to get back to Second Hour also!  We hope that you will be receiving your mailing very soon with all the information.  Until then, click here for a sneak peek: Second Hour Mailing 2016 Please keep your eyes peeled for the mailing in your mail box … Continue reading "Hooray! Second Hour is on its way!"Read More »
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Upcoming Events

February 22, 2017
  • School Mass

    February 22, 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

    February 22, 2017 @ 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm

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  • Second Hour High School

    February 22, 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

    February 22, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

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March 1, 2017
  • Ash Wed. School Mass

    March 1, 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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  • Ash Wednesday Mass

    March 1, 2017 @ 5:15 pm - 6:15 pm

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  • Ash Wednesday Mass

    March 1, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

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March 8, 2017
  • School Mass

    March 8, 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

    March 8, 2017 @ 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm

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  • Second Hour High School

    March 8, 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

    March 8, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

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March 15, 2017
  • School Mass - Fr. Stites

    March 15, 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

    March 15, 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

    March 15, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

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  • Second Hour Jr. Hi.

    March 15, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
    St. John Parish Life Center

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