Welcome to St. John the Baptist Parish - it is good to have you with us! The parish staff is here to be of service to you. If we can help you in any way, please do not hesitate to contact us.
We hope you will feel at home and experience a sense of belonging if you choose to worship with us. We hope, too, that you will grow in your faith while you are a part of our parish family.
We wish you and your family God's blessings. We are happy to welcome you to our parish community!
LENTEN HAPPENINGS - CHECK BACK HERE FOR UPDATES: Friday - Fish Dinner @ 4:30-7 p.m. in Center; Confession @ 6-6:45 p.m., Evening Prayer @ 6:45 p.m. and Stations @ 7 p.m. in Church; Confession also @ 3:45-4:30 p.m. Saturday.
+ Click here for the 2017 Men's Club Scholarship Application: SCHOLARAPP
+ Click here for the 2017 Lenten Calendar: LENTCALENDAR
Click on the Bulletin Link at bottom for details on these and other events.
Stewards of God's Grace Capital Campaign
CAPITAL CAMPAIGN KICKOFF!
This weekend we kicked off our Capital Campaign! Letters from the Bishop have been mailed and a Parish Ambassador will be contacting you soon. Please click here for a brief (5 minute) audio explaining the kickoff: CampaignAudio
HOW THE CAPITAL CAMPAIGN ADDRESSES OUR PARISH'S NEEDS
In case you missed the Capital Campaign video at church this weekend, please click here to see how the Capital Campaign addresses our Parish's needs: CampaignStJB
You can read more about our parish's campaign targets here: CampaignObjectives
Also, please click here to see how the Capital Campaign addresses our Diocesan-wide needs: CampaignDiocese
You can read the Diocesan case study here to learn more about how the Diocesan Portion serves all parishes, including ours, and the mission of the Catholic church in SW Indiana: CaseStudy
CAPITAL CAMPAIGN Q & A
Please click on these links below for Q & A's on the Campaign:
PAST POSTS ABOUT THE CAMPAIGN
We at St. John the Baptist are Inspired & Growing as we launch our Steward's of God's Grace Capital Campaign! On January 19, Bishop Thompson visited our parish and presented the purpose of the campaign and Diocesan needs. For the full video, click here: GodsGrace.
For your convenience, you can see highlights from the Bishop's message by clicking the links below:
- Why are we holding this campaign (who is it for)? CAMPAIGNPURPOSE
- Why is it a shared campaign? SHAREDCAMPAIGN
- Learn more about the 4 Diocesan needs: 1) SEMINARIANS&PRIESTS; 2) CATHOLIC EDUCATION&FAITHFORMATION 3) SOCIAL OUTREACH & SOCIAL ENTERPRISE PROGRAM; and 4) DIOCESANFACILITYIMPROVEMENTS.
We will continue to share information about the Campaign here, in the church bulletin, in emails and on Facebook. Please watch for updates. If you have any questions, call the Parish Office at (812) 490-1000. God bless you!
Tuesday: 7:00 a.m.
Wednesday: 7:00 a.m.
Thursday: 6:10 p.m. (during Lent)
Friday: 7:00 a.m.
Saturday: 7:00 a.m., 5:00 p.m.
Sunday: 7:00 a.m., 8:45 a.m., 11:00 a.m., 5:30 p.m.
The Parish Office is the gray building facing Frame Road (on the left as you enter the main drive into St. John the Baptist Parish).
For information or assistance, please call (812) 490-1000.
The school is open from 7:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. during the school year. During the summer, please call (812) 490-2000 for office hours. The school is the red brick building located north of the church and parish office.
Photos Around the Parish
Saturday, 4:00-4:30 p.m., or by appointment;
Communal Services announced.
Contact Parish Office;
Parent Preparation Session expected.
Contact Parish Office (490-1000)
Contact Parish Office (490-1000) at least six months prior to anticipated wedding date.
Anointing of the Sick:
Anytime by request prior to surgery or medical emergency; Communal Anointing announced.