Welcome to St. John the Baptist Catholic Church
On this site, you will find the current Mass times as well as other information about St. John the Baptist Roman Catholic Church parish in Clinton, IL. We welcome you to join us for the Mass, and invite you to participate in the life of the parish family. We exist in order to continue the mission of Jesus and to extend the Father's Kingdom under the guidance of the Holy Spirit.
We are livestreaming
our weekend Masses!
Weekend Mass Schedule
Saturday 4:00 PM
Sunday 8:30 AM
Weekday Mass Schedule
Monday 8:00 AM
Wednesday 8:00 AM
Baptism Parents must be registered members and attend a class prior to scheduling the Baptism. Contact the Parish Office for further details.
Marriage Couples planning a marriage need to have a personal interview with the Pastor at least 6 months prior to the date of the wedding.
Confessions will be heard Saturday at 3:30pm or by appointment.
Monday and Wednesday
9:30 am to 3:30 pm
Outreach Ministry Hours: Monday & Wednesday
9:30 am - 2:30 pm
Emergency cell 309-838-3661
E-mail: [email protected]
Religious education - Sue Neuschwanger
Parish Secretary - Debbie Askins
Bulletin Secretary - Kathie Summers
Parish Trustees - Francis Jackson and Becky Wisher
PPC President - Bill Spencer
Please pray for the following:
Nursing Homes: Sue Thompson
Prayers for the sick:
Kay Bailey, Connie Brown, Phyllis Fehr, Roy Harrold, Bev Hartsock, Mary Hirsch, Linda Kilgarriff, Patty Lecomte, Steve Lighthall, Mike Mannix, Tina Mannix, Joni Mollet, Fran Runyen, Bill Sargent, Cale Wayne, Angie Walden, Rita Williams, Brett Willits, Florence Workman, Charles M. Yeagle
Bloodmobile - 11:30am—5:30pm
Holy Day Mass Schedule for The Immaculate Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary
Tuesday, December 7th
5:00pm St. Patrick Wapella
Wednesday, December 8th
7:00am at St. Patrick Wapella
This is a Holy Day of Obligation. Mass attendance is required.
No Masses at St. John Clinton or Sacred Heart Farmer City
Just a reminder that St. John’s will soon begin collecing food donations
for this year’s Christmas Food Baskets. We need to collect 500 cans of
fruit. If you prefer, we can do the shopping for you. Envelopes for monetary dona8ons will be available soon. Thank you in advance for your generosity in helping those in our community who are in need to enjoy a Christmas meal.
The Catholic Men’s Group has begun making plans for their Annual
Wreath Sale. Contact Francis Jackson if you have any questions.
Classic Wreath - $30.00
Victorian Wreath - $35.00
Wintergreen Wreath - $35.00
Classic Spray - $30.00
Victorian Spray - $35.00
Centerpiece - $35.00
St. John’s will soon be collecting food donations for this year’s Christmas Food Baskets. We
need to collect 500 cans of fruit. If you prefer, we can do the shopping for you. Envelopes for monetary donations will be available.
Please consider a subscription to the Catholic Post newspaper for all things going on in the Catholic community
Readings for the week of December 5, 2021
- Sunday: Bar 5:1-9 / Ps 126:1-2, 2-3, 4-5, 6  / Phil 1:4-6, 8-11 / Lk 3:1-6
- Monday: Is 35:1-10 / Ps 85:9ab and 10, 11-12, 13-14 [cf. Is 35:4f] / Lk 5:17-26
- Tuesday: Is 40:1-11 / Ps 96:1-2, 3 and 10ac, 11-12, 13 [cf. Is 40:10ab] / Mt 18:12-14
- Wednesday: Gn 3:9-15, 20 / Ps 98:1, 2-3ab, 3cd-4  / Eph 1:3-6, 11-12 / Lk 1:26-38
- Thursday: Is 41:13-20 / Ps 145:1 and 9, 10-11, 12-13ab  / Mt 11:11-15
- Friday: Is 48:17-19 / Ps 1:1-2, 3, 4 and 6 [cf. Jn 8:12] / Mt 11:16-19
- Saturday: Sir 48:1-4, 9-11 / Ps 80:2ac and 3b, 15-16, 18-19  / Mt 17:9a, 10-13
- Next Sunday: Zep 3:14-18a / Is12:2-3, 4, 5-6  / Phil 4:4-7 / Lk 3:10-18