St. John the Baptist Catholic Church & School
835 2nd Ave NW New Brighton, MN 55112
Phone: 651-633-8333  |  Fax: 651-633-7404
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Join us for our Parish Picnic on June 23
after the 4:30pm Mass

Welcome to St. John's

Bearing witness to Jesus Christ who is the Way, the Truth and the Life: GO. MAKE. TEACH.


The Sunday evening Mass time has changed to the
6:15 PM through Labor Day weekend. 
The Wednesday morning Mass time is now 8:30 AM. 

Schedule of Events
Car Show Registration

DQ DAY for St. John's Mission Trip ALL DAY  MONDAY, JUNE 18
This Saturday, Sunday and Monday (6/16 - 6/18) we are having a fundraiser for our HS Mission Trip to Montana. You can help support our trip in 2 ways. First, on Saturday or Sunday, take the attached flyer to the Dairy Queen on Old Hwy 8 in New Brighton and buy your Dad or Grad an ice cream cake. The Mission Trip will get a $7 donation for every cake sold this weekend!  Second, our group will get a percentage of EVERY purchase made at this DQ on Monday.  

For more details about the trip click here. Thank you for your support of this amazing opportunity for our kids!

Attention Middle Schoolers! 
Join us this summer for Middle School Youth Group!  We will have fun games and exciting activities for our youth on Wednesday afternoons from 1-3pm throughout the summer!  The dates are June 20, 27, July 11, 18, and August 1, and 8.  Father Paul and our summer deacon, Deacon Joe, will lead the fun-filled time.  Students going into grades 6-8th are welcome and older students are welcome to come help facilitate the activities.  We will play various games including kickball, soccer, capture the flag.  We will also have a snack and time for discussion on engaging topics related to our faith. We will finish our time together with prayer.  Click here for the registration form

St. John the Baptist 
50th Anniversary of the Church Edifice
Golf Tournament
4 person ‘Best Ball’

When: Saturday, June 23, 2018
Time: Start 8am-Noon First Sign Up will be first in the lineup!
Where: Brightwood Hills Golf Course 1975 Silver Lake Rd NW, New Brighton 55112 PH (612) 638-2150
Cost: $25 per Person / $100 per Team
Due on or before June 16th, 2018
Includes a picnic lunch at the course.

For registration form click here

Totus Tuus coming this summer! 

Totus Tuus is coming back this year and it’s going to be better than ever! The team of four Catholic young adults will be here at St. John’s over the week of July 22-27. There will be two sessions per day – one day session for elementary children (entering grades 1-6) from 9:00am to 2:30pm and one for youth (entering grades 7-12) in the evening from 7:30- 9:00pm. This year’s curriculum focus is on The Creed and they will also be teaching the Luminous Mysteries. Find out more and sign up now – registrations are in the kiosk in the plaza or click here. Be sure to order your t-shirt too!

Sunday-Thursday, June 24 -28, 2018, bring your friends, your family, your neighbors and together let’s reach out to help others near and far! We will pray together and play together. 

Sign up for one or all of the activities – minimal cost – all ages welcome! Complete the registration form here (or pick one up at the kiosk in the plaza) 


Click here for the registration form

We are excited to announce that our parish has subscribed to a dynamic new online platform called FORMED. Every parishioner will have 24/7 access to the best Catholic content on any device, including your computer, smartphone and tablet with internet access FREE OF CHARGE to ALL Parishioners.With FORMED you’ll find video programs that explain the Catholic faith, explore the deepest meaning of marriage, receive Bible studies on a variety of topics, including inspiring audio talks. It truly is the Catholic faith – on demand.

Here’s how easy it is to get FORMED: Go to (the parish code is already inserted). Set up a username – whatever username you’ll remember – and a password. Now you are all set to use all the great programs on anytime by simply logging in.

Seeds of hope for the parishioners
of Ngujini, Tanzania!

Because of your generosity, St. John the Baptist Church is now complete!
To view the project progresses, click

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Saturday Evening 4:30 PM
Sunday 8:30 and 10:30 AM, 5:30 PM
(Nursery available at 8:30 & 10:30 AM Mass)

Summer Schedule:
 Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day weekend 
Sunday Evening Mass 6:15 PM

Monday & Tuesday 8:30 AM
Wednesday 8:30 AM & 5:30 PM
Thursday & Friday 8:30 AM

Please check the parish calendar for current Mass times for Holy Days

Please visit Jesus in our Perpetual Adoration Chapel!

M-F - 8:00 - 8:20 AM
Wednesday - 5:00 - 5:20 PM
Saturday 3:30 - 4:15 PM

Guide to Confessions

M-F  8:00 AM

Monday        8:00 am - 7:00 pm
Tue.-Thurs.  8:00 am - 8:00 pm
Friday           8:00 am - 7:00 pm
Administrative offices close at 1 pm
Saturday       9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sunday         8:00 am - 1:00 pm

Parish Library Hours

Sat. 5:30 PM; Sun. 9:30 & 11:30 AM

Prayer Line
Call with your prayer requests.
All requests are confidential.
651-633-1618 or 651-636-5251

Victim/Survivor Assistance
If you or someone you know has been abused, exploited or harassed by a clergy member, religious brother or sister or lay employee or volunteer of a parish, or Catholic school, your first call should be to law enforcement.

You are also encouraged to contact the archdiocese's Victim/Survivor Assistance Program at 651.291.4497 for confidential, compassionate assistance from an independent and professional local care provider, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Children and Youth


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