St. John the Baptist Catholic Church

Pastor:  Fr. Stan Konieczny

Mailing address: 10 South Lincoln, Smithton, IL   62285  Church Address:  115 Stoerger St, Smithton, IL  62285 

Parish Office Address:  109 Stoerger St., Smithton, IL 62285

School Address:  101 Stoerger St, Smithton, IL  62285

Parish Phone: 618-234-2068   

St. John's Grade School Phone:  618-235-0581

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Partnered with St. Michael the Archangel Catholic Church, Paderborn, IL

As of March 2, 2022, masks are optional at Mass and all liturgical celebrations.

Link to visit the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops- Daily Readings:

Regular Mass schedules:

Mass Times:  Saturday Vigil Mass:  4:30 pm  

                               Sunday:  8:00 am  & 10:00 am

 Regular Mass Schedule: Tuesday 3:00 pm  Wednesday 8:00 am  Thursday 6:30 pm  Friday 2:30 pm     No Mass on Monday


 Confession: 4:00 pm Saturdays, or by appointment (call or email parish office)

  Eucharistic Adoration:  Noon - 3:00 pm Tuesdays

Mother of Perpetual Help Devotion:  Thursday evening following 6:30 pm Mass

Rosary:  2:00 pm Fridays

Times are subject to change.

Special Lenten  Confession times:  

Thursday March 2, 2023      9:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Saturday March 11, 2023   11:00 am - noon

Thursday March 30, 2023     9:00 pm -10:00 pm

Stations of the Cross:

Every Friday during Lent at 6:30 pm  thru Friday March 31, 2023  (in church)

Special St. Joseph Mass:

Monday March 20, 2023  8:00 am