A Roman Catholic presence in the Shenandoah Valley since 1932


WEEKEND Mass Schedule: Saturday Vigil @ 5:00 PM; Sunday @ 8:30 & 11:30 AM

WEEKDAY Mass Schedule: Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday @ 9:00 AM

Funeral Mass for Kathryn Arlene "Kay" Depa on Monday, 26 March @ 11:00 AM.



PALM SUNDAY MASSES (5:00 PM Saturday 24 March / 8:30 & 11:30 AM Sunday 25 March). Remember that all masses begin 15 minutes early with the Blessing of Palms.

Ecumenical Blessing of Palms: 10:00 AM Sunday 25 March--Grace Evangelical Lutheran Church, 500 S Wayne Avenue

Mass: Tuesday, 27 March & Wednesday, 28 March @ 9:00 AM

Mass of the Last Supper: Holy Thursday, 28 March @ 7:00 PM

Eucharistic Adoration in the Cafeteria from 8:30 PM-12:00 Midnight

Community Way of the Cross: Good Friday, 29 March @ 3:00 PM--in front of the church

Celebration of the Passion: Good Friday, 29 March @ 7:00 PM

The Great Vigil of Easter: Holy Saturday, 30 March @ 8:00 PM--Cafeteria

Please note: The Vigil Mass is NOT a regular Saturday Vigil Mass--THIS IS THE GREAT VIGIL OF EASTER


WAY OF THE CROSS: Tuesdays @ 6:30 PM & Fridays after 9:00 AM mass


FRIDAY LENTEN SUPPER & FAITH FORMATION: 6:00 PM, Cafeteria. Please sign up.


SACRAMENT OF RECONCILIATION: Friday, 23 March, 7:00-8:00 PM;

Saturdays, 3:00-4:40 PM; 24 March (Palm Sunday Weekend), 3:00-4:20 PM;

or by appointment.


INCLEMENT WEATHER POLICY: When Waynesboro City Schools are closed, the Parish Office is closed & ALL church activities cancelled. 



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St. John the Evangelist Church

St. John the Evangelist Catholic

Mass Times

Confessions: 4:00--4:40PM or by appointment
Saturday Vigil: 5:00PM
Sunday: 8:30AM & 11:30AM
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday: 9:00AM
Mass times may change due to funerals. Call the office.
Holy Day: 9:00AM & 7:00PM

Office Hours

Monday through Friday from 9:00AM--3:00PM.

If Waynesboro City Schools are closed due to inclement weather, the Parish Office is closed. All church activities are also cancelled.