Welcome to St. John Catholic Church, Logan, Ohio

Are You Interested in Learning More About the Catholic Faith? - come and see with our weekly inquiry discussions known as the "RCIA" - we cover a wide variety of questions and topics in a friendly environment - no obligation - Tuesdays at 7:00 in the Church Social Hall. For more information, contact Marie Auflick at 385-2549.

Welcome to the St. John the Evangelist Church family and to our Website. Here you will find information about parish ministries, groups, activities, and organizations. You may wish to participate in one or many of the groups. Contact the leader directly or call or send an e-mail to the parish office, and we will put you in touch with the appropriate person. We hope that this Web site will strengthen the already vibrant St. John Community and lead to new friendships and closer associations.

Yours in Christ
Father Stephen Krile

Masses for the Week:

Sat October 6 - St. Bruno; Blessed Marie-Rose Durocher

 » 5:00 PM Poor Souls in Purgatory (4th Degree Knights of Columbus)

Sun October 7 - 27th Sunday of Ordinary Time

 » 8:00 AM John & Donna Kuhn (Your Girls)

 » 10:00 AM People of the Parish

Mon October 8 -

 » 8:00 AM Chapel Open

Tue October 7 - St. Denis & Companions; St. John Leonardi

 » 8:00 AM Rene Ucker (Regina Walls, Nancy Shaner, Fred Primmer)

Wed October 10 -

 » 10:00 AM Walter Brewer (Marie Auflick)

Thu October 11 - St. John XXIII

 » 8:00 AM Patricia Shanley (Howie Sheets)

Fri October 12 -

 » 8:00 AM Fr. Larry Nolan

Sat October 13 -

 » 5:00 PM Dorothy Stivison (Rod & Sharon Elder)

Sun October 14 - 28th Sunday of Ordinary Time

 » 8:00 AM Walter & Margaret Saving (The Saving Family)

 » 10:00 AM People of the Parish


Weekly Announcements

PSR Classes are now in session. Grades K thru 6 meet each Sunday at 9:00 a.m. in the School. Grades 7 & 8 meet at the same time in the School Hall. Children not attending Catholic school should be attending this religious education program. Please contact Brenda Messmer for more information.

The PTA Spaghetti Dinner Fundraiser will take place Saturday, October 27, from 4:00 - 7:30 p.m. in the Church Hall. Please join us for a great meal and fellowship.

Knights Breakfast: The Knights will serve their monthly breakfast today following both the 8:00 and 10:00 a.m. Masses. Please join us for a great breakfast and some fellowship.

Attention Servers: We are in need of more servers for 8:00 a.m. Masses. If any of you (especially those from 10:00 a.m. Mass) would be interested in switching your serving preference to 8:00 a.m. or in serving at 8:00 a.m. occasionally, please contact the church office. We appreciate all you do for our parish!

Fall Church Cleaning will take place Saturday, November 3. It will start at 8:30 a.m. and is normally finished around 11:30 a.m. Please consider helping out, as many hands make light work. Thank you!

Box Tops for Education: If you have Box Tops you are saving for our school, please turn them in by the end of this month. The submission deadline for us to mail them in is November 1st.

Public Rosary in Logan: On Saturday, Oct. 13, at noon at the gazebo in Worthington Park, our church will host a public rosary for our country and in honor of 101 years of the Fatima Apparition. Please call Joe Maroon for more information. Bring your own chair.

Bricks by Donation: Due to renovation of our parish parking areas, we have some historical bricks which are no longer needed. If you would like to purchase one or more, we are asking that you donate $5 for each brick. Proceeds from the sale of the bricks will go toward future maintenance needs.

Adult Ed Classes are being held each Wednesday at 7:00 p.m. in the Church Hall.  Our current topic is "The Bible and the Virgin Mary".  All are welcome to join us anytime.

Kroger Community Rewards: To sign up for Kroger Community Rewards which benefit our 5th & 6th grade students who are going to Washington DC, please go to www.krogercommunityrewards.com. Log in or register your Kroger Plus card number. Click on Community Rewards and enter code HY645 (St. John School PTA). The school receives money every time you shop.

Public Rosary in Lancaster: On Saturday, October 13, at noon at the gazebo in Lancaster, St. Mark Church will host a public rosary for our country and in honor of 101 years of the Fatima Apparition. Please call 614-837-8352 for more info. Bring your own chair.

St. Bernadette Celebration: For the Feast of St. Michael the Archangel, at 9:00 a.m. this Saturday, Sept. 29, St. Bernadette Church in Lancaster will celebrate a Solemn High Latin Mass according the 1962 Missal (Tridentine Mass), as offered before the liturgical reforms following the Second Vatican Council. It will be complete with Deacon and Subdeacon and accompanied by traditional Gregorian Chant. All are welcome to come and experience this rare and beautiful form of worship.

Series on the Mass: St. Mary of the Assumption Church in Lancaster will be offering Bishop Robert Barron’s newest Series on the Mass this September to November every other Tuesday evening in the Spirit Center. All are welcome to register and attend.

Homeschooling News: Lancaster Catholic Schoolhouse offers a Catholic-based core curriculum including science lab and art classes! They also offer Catechesis of the Good Shepherd, a Diocesan-approved religious education program. For more info., contact Holly Vail at 614-352-6357.


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2018: Holy Days of Obligation

All Sundays are obligatory to participate in the celebration of the Mass

  • Thursday, May 10, 2018, Ascension of Jesus
  • Wednesday, August 15, 2018, Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary
  • Thursday, November 1, 2018 , All Saints' Day
  • Saturday, December 8, 2018, Feast of the Immaculate Conception
  • Tuesday, December 25, 2018, Christmas

Mass Intentions

Please be reminded that any parishioner is welcome to ask that Masses be celebrated for deceased or living loved ones, Catholic or non-Catholic, or for anniversaries of important occasions. Intentions can be made for Sunday and weekday Masses, and are published in the Bulletin and read out loud in the General Intercessions of Sunday Masses. The suggested donation, set by the Bishops of Ohio, is $10.00. Such donations, of course, are not for "purchasing" the graces of God, but for the temporal support of the priest. Masses will be scheduled for specific dates on a first-come first-served basis. To schedule a Mass Intention, please contact Marian Gall during office hours at 385-2549, or place a note in the collection basket.

351 North Market St. Logan, OH 43138