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If you need additional information, please call us at 314.353.1255 and we will be happy to assist you.

From Fr. Mitch

Perseverance in Faith

In today’s first reading (Wednesday of the Fifth Week of Lent, Dn. 3:14-20, 91-92, 95), Shadrach, Meshach and Abednego are cast into the white hot furnace by order of King Nebuchadnezzar, during the Babylonian exile. Other than the time of slavery in Egypt and the Holocaust of WWII, the Babylonian exile is the most hear …

COVID-19 and the Mission Statement of St. John the Baptist Church

Today we have this message from Thom Pancella, our parish Facebook administrator: If you were around a few years ago when, “We come together to worship God, serve our neighbors, and make disciples” became our parish mission statement, you may recall that those seemingly simple phrases took quite a while to craft. Fr. Carl suggested …


We come together to worship God, serve our neighbors, and make new disciples.

Our Parish is a community of approximately 700 families. Our boundaries encompass areas from Arsenal on the north, Grand on the east, Kingshighway on the west and Bates on the South including neighborhoods of Tower Grove South, Dutchtown West, Newport Heights, Holly Hills and Bevo.

Worship & Formation

Saturday(Vigil) 4:00 PM
Sunday 7:00 AM & 10:00 AM
Monday 6:30 AM
Tuesday 6:30 AM
Wednesday 6:30 AM
Thursday 6:30 AM
Friday 6:30 AM
Saturday 8:00 AM

Complete Mass and Adoration times are available from the top menu.


Reverend Mitch Doyen – Pastor  mitchelldoyen@archstl.org

Reverend John Mayer – Retired Priest in Residence

PHONE: 314.353.1255
FAX: 314.752.3154
EMAIL: rectory@sjbstl.org

4200 Delor Street
St. Louis MO 63116

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