St. John the Baptist R.C. Church


Our Mission

St. John the Baptist is a Roman Catholic parish founded by St. John Neumann where God is loved and present in the liturgy, the sacraments and the community, faith is enriched through our teaching and experiencing the gospel, all are welcome in the spirit openness, and generosity, and charity is extended through our ministry to all.

Ladies of Charity

Our Ladies of Charity organization completed their Summer Project for the Fresh Start Program and it is beautiful. This lovely item will be donated to a family in need of a home and furnishings. Lovely job ladies!

Rev. Michael Parker, Pastor

Hello and welcome to the St. John the Baptist website.  We invite you to join our parish community and ministries.  For more information, please call the rectory office at 873-1122.  Like us on facebook for all the latest news from the parish.


Fr. Michael, Fr. Dawid, Sr.Jolene
and the staff of St. John’s

Public Square Rosary

On Saturday, October 10th, honoring the 98th Anniversary of Our Lady's Appearance at Fatima, a PublicRosary was said in front of our church. Blessed Mother Pray for us and our nation.

We Are Called to Share Our Time and Talents...Which Would You Be Willing to Share?

If you're looking to get involved in the parish, there are plenty of opportunities to volunteer within our wonderful community. Perhaps you'd like to join one of our many ministries and parish organizations? Or would you prefer to participate in the Mass? Helping hands are always needed.

Please click here for information regarding altar serving, Eucharistic ministry, choir, and ushering.

You may also Navigate the above tab labeled "Ministries/Organizations" for Parish Ministry Information.

St. John Neumann Museum

The St. John Neumann Shrine Museum is now open to the public.The museum will be open the first Sunday of each month from October 2015 through May 2016 from 12:45-2:00 pm. Anyone wishing to see the recently renovated archives room can enter through the Chapel door. 


Mass Times

Monday-Friday: 8:00am and 12:00pm
Saturday: 8:30am
Saturday Vigil: 4:00pm and 7:00pm
Sunday: 8:00am, 10:00am, and 12:00pm

Confessions: Tuesdays at 4:00pm
Adoration: Mon-Fri 2-4pm (Chapel)

Contact Us

St. John the Baptist R.C. Church
1085 Englewood Avenue
Buffalo, NY 14223

Phone: 716-873-1122
Fax: 716-873-3305


Our Staff

Office Hours

Monday-Friday: 8:30am-7:00pm
Saturday: 9:00am-12:00pm
Sunday: closed