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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

January 23, 2017
January 24, 2017
January 25, 2017
  • School Mass

    January 25, 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

    January 25, 2017 @ 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm

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  • Second Hour High School

    January 25, 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

    January 25, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

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January 26, 2017
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January 31, 2017
February 1, 2017
  • School Mass

    February 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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  • Second Hour High School

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

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  • Second Hour Jr. Hi.

    February 1, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
    St. John Parish Life Center

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February 2, 2017
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February 5, 2017
February 6, 2017
February 7, 2017
February 8, 2017
  • School Mass

    February 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

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

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  • Second Hour High School

    February 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

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

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February 9, 2017
February 10, 2017
February 11, 2017
February 12, 2017
February 14, 2017
February 15, 2017
  • School Mass

    February 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

    February 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

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

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  • Second Hour Jr. Hi.

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

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February 21, 2017
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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