Parish News

Parish News

February 24, 2017

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 Head Football Coach Kenny Krouse will share a spirit filled introduction of Tyler.  High School students are encouraged to come hear Tyler’s story of faith.  Parents please bring your children to hear Tyler’s message.  We will share great insights, music and breakfast.  This breakfast event is an occasion for us to recognize each other as brothers amd sistes in Christ.  Coffee & Donuts 7:30am – Breakfast & Program 8:00am.  For more information please call George Westrick 419-784-3975

 

November 16, 2016

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!

 

August 18, 2016

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 and don’t forget to get your registration form and fee back ASAP!

Also we are still looking for volunteers to coach classes of all levels – reach out to any Second Hour staff member to help our families grow in faith and love!

August 12, 2016

RCIA

Do you know anyone interested in joining the Catholic Church? People are starting to inquire. Classes will be held on Thursday nights at 7:00 in the St. Luke Room beginning September 22. To register, call 782-7121 or email jelliott@stjohndefiance.org.

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April 2017

Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
1
  • First Saturday Mass & Reconciliation
  • Reconciliation
  • Mass
2
  • Mass
  • K of C Breakfast
  • Mass
  • Youth Mass
  • Mission at St. Mary's
3
  • Mission at St. Mary's
4
  • Tuesday Morning Bible Study
  • Mission at St. Mary's
  • Youth Choir Practice
5
  • School Mass
  • Mission at St. Mary's
6
7
8
  • Reconciliation
  • Palm Sunday Mass
9
  • Palm Sunday Mass
  • Palm Sunday Mass
  • Palm Sunday Mass
10
11
  • Youth Choir Practice
12
  • School Mass
13
  • Holy Thursday Mass
  • Adoration
14
  • Good Friday Service
  • Outdoor Stations beginning at St. Mary's
  • K of C Fish Fry
  • Stations of the Cross
15
16
17
18
  • Tuesday Morning Bible Study
  • Mass
  • Youth Choir Practice
19
  • School Mass
  • Second Hour High School
  • Second Hour at HCCS & St. Mary's
  • Second Hour Jr. Hi.
20
21
22
23
24
25
  • Father Eric's vacation
  • Catholic Book Club
  • Youth Choir Practice
26
  • Father Eric's vacation
  • School Mass
  • Prayer Shawl Ministry
  • Second Hour High School
  • Second Hour at HCCS & St. Mary's
  • Second Hour Jr. Hi.
27
28
29
30