A Roman Catholic presence in the Shenandoah Valley since 1932

Mass of Atonement

Click on the above graphic to see video of the Mass of Atonement.


 From Tragedy to Hope

Read Bishop Barry C. Knestout's Pastoral Letter to the Clergy and Laity "From Tragedy to Hope," laying out his commitment and calling for steps to be taken within the local Church in response to the present crisis.

VIRTUS online registration

Register for VIRTUS training at St. John rescheduled to Saturday 29 September at 9:00 AM.


A NEW ECUMENICAL MINISTRY (open to all) to those grieving the loss of a spouse, family member, or close friend gathers on Monday evenings, 6:30-8:30 PM in the O'Brien Family Room (enter through the door on 11th Street, on the side of the church). Click on the Grief Share icon above for details.

Letter from Building Committee Chair

Read the most recent letter from the Building Committee Chair.


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

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

A Funeral Mass for Katalin Boda Jahoda will take place on Wednesday 19 September at 11:00 AM.

First Friday Mass on 5 October takes place at 12:00 PM, followed by lunch. All are welcome.


SACRAMENT OF RECONCILIATION: Saturdays 4:00-4:40 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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If you have recently moved to the area, come see what we are all about, and if you may consider joining our church family.

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.