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

Communal Penance Service, Confessions (8 priests available in English, 3 en Español), Thursday 21 December: 7:00 PM
Christmas Eve, Vigil Mass on Sunday, 24 December: 5:00 PM
Christmas Midnight Mass on Monday, 25 December: 12:00 AM; Lessons & Carols beginning 11:30 PM
Christmas Day Mass on Monday, 25 December: 10:00 AM

SACRAMENT OF RECONCILIATION: Saturday 4:00 PM, or by appointment.


bishop knestout 

Most Reverend Barry C. Knestout is named the 13th Bishop of Richmond

Details for Installation Mass on 12 January 2018. Online lottery is open for seat tickets.



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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.