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

Quick Links

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.
Join us for a powerful 8-part series,
Who Am I To Judge? where we will answer the question: How do we talk about morality in a world that no longer believes in truth? 
Mondays, beginning February 25, 7pm-8:30pm for eight weeks
Wednesdays, beginning February 27,
8:30am-10am for eight weeks
Call Judy Kreczmer 815 353-6562 or the parish office. You can also take the course online at:

Mardi Gras, Saturday, March 2nd in the Parish Center 6:00pm-10:00pm
Dinner, Black Tie Jazz Trio, Raffles,
Door Prizes, Games.  
$20 per person/$120 Table of 8

Corned Beef and Cabbage Dinner
Saturday, March 16, dine in or carryout, 4:30pm-7:00pm. $15 per adult, $7 kids 6-12 years

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