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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 website & church! Praise God for our return to publicly celebrated Mass. Jesus invites us to trust Him & unite our lives to His sacrifice. We miss you & hope you consider coming back to join us. May God bless you on your faith journey.

Mass Times

Sunday
8 am and 10 am (Live streaming 10 am)

Saturday
5:00 pm

Tuesday & Thursday
6:30 pm

Friday
9:00 am

Reconciliation

Sunday
9:15 to 9:45 am

Tuesday & Thursday
5:45 to 6:15 pm

Friday
8:15 to 8:45 am

Saturday
4:00 to 4:45 pm

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Parish News

  •  Y.E.S. – Youth Elect Service Project– Youth REGISTRATION

    Incoming 8th grade students through graduating seniors are encouraged to join us for the YES service retreat. This 3-day rewarding experience is located at the YMCA and Defiance high school sports complex  beginning June 13, and closes with 4:00 p.m. Mass on Saturday, June 15th at St Mary’s Catholic Church. To register, follow this link … Continue reading " Y.E.S. – Youth Elect Service Project– Youth REGISTRATION"Read More »
  • YES – Youth Elect Service Project

     Team Leaders Needed   We’d love for you to join our adult team leaders for the Y.E.S. weekend June 13-15th.  Adult team leaders need to be current college freshmen, up to retirees. Please follow this link to  register by May 20. https://forms.gle/Fvhe8hL1pVQh8mzLA  Contact Renee Kelch with any questions at 419.236.4006. Please answer His call today because the opportunities are … Continue reading "YES – Youth Elect Service Project"Read More »
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