St. John the Baptist Catholic Church

We are a Catholic faith community called to serve the Kingdom of God proclaiming the words of Jesus through worship, evangelization, fellowship and service.

320 S. Depot Street
PO Box 276
Somonauk, IL 60552
Phone 815-498-2010

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Online Giving
Our Parish welcomes you and invites you to consider an active role in one or more of our many ministries.  MINISTRY HANDBOOK
To register as a member of our parish, click the "member"option from the list at left, or call or stop by the parish office. 

The Immaculate Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary is on Sunday, December 8.  It is not obligatory this year.  There will be the usual Sunday and Monday morning Mass at 7AM.

Christmas Concert with Fox Valley Children's Choir on Sunday, December 15th at 2PM in the church.

There will be a Penance Service on Monday, December 16th, 7PM with 
4 priests in church. Additional Confessions can be heard on Tuesdays 5-6PM, Saturdays 4-4:45PM, Saturday, December 21 at 9AM and Monday, December 23 at 7PM. 

Christmas Masses are:
December 24, 4PM
December 24, 11PM
December 25, 9AM

New Years Masses are:
December 31, 11:00PM
January 1, 10:00AM

Mass Times
Saturday 5:00 PM

Sunday 8 and 10:30 AM

Weekday Tue 6:30 PM

Weekdays M, W, Th, F 7:00 AM


Sacrament of Reconciliation

Tue. 5:00 PM, Sat. 4:00 PM or by appointment



Tuesdays 5-6 PM and
First Fridays 7:30 AM-

9:00 PM with
Benediction 9PM

Office Hours 

M-TH 8:00 AM-2:00 PM