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  • 01/23/2019 08:44am Due to school cancellation and weather, Second Hour is cancelled for this evening. See you next week! View Message
  • 01/22/2019 04:00pm The school Mass at Holy Cross is cancelled tomorrow morning (Jan. 23). They do not have heat in the chapel.... View Message
  • 01/18/2019 09:00am Whenever a county/city within the Diocese of Toledo is placed under a Level 3 Snow Emergency, during which all roadways... View Message
  • 12/22/2018 10:00am Just a reminder that there will not be an 11:30 am Mass on Sunday. View Message
  • 12/11/2018 11:53am Today is Tuesday, Dec. 11, one day past our turn in date of Giving Tree Gifts. We are still 17... View Message
510 Jackson Ave
Defiance, OH 43512
Phone: (419)782-7121
Fax: (419)782-5813
Email: stjohn@stjohndefiance.org

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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

  • Weather Policy of the Diocese of Toledo

    Whenever a county/city within the Diocese of Toledo is placed under a Level 3 Snow Emergency, during which all roadways are closed to non-emergency personnel, the Catholic Churches within that geographic region will cancel the scheduled Saturday Vigil, Sunday, or Holy Day Masses. Roman Catholics in that, therefore, are dispensed from the obligation to attend … Continue reading "Weather Policy of the Diocese of Toledo"Read More »
  • Bishop Thomas’ Christmas Message

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