9633 East State Route 37 | Sunbury, Ohio 43074 | Phone: 740.965.1358


Upcoming Events and News

Fr. Riccardo visits St. John Neumann

Friday night he spoke on Discipleship - Listen here: - Part 1 and Part 2

Saturday morning's talk on Evangelization




World Marriage Day Dinner Dance  February 14, 2015

Join other couples for an elegant evening of food, fellowship, dancing, and fun to celebrate the Sacrament of Marriage.  Tickets are $85 per couple and will be sold after all the Masses beginning January 24th.  You can also register online.  For more information, click here

Sharing the Blessings of Our Faith - Long Range Plan

The Long Range Planning Committee has completed their work to provide the parish with guidance on how to meet the parish's needs in the areas of spiritual growth, outreach to the poor, and giving & endowments.  The results of the parish wide survey, the long range plan, and an executive summary of the plan can be found on the "Long Range Plan" page.


NEW!!  Employment Opportunities at SJN

St. John Neumann parish has two part-time positions open.  The first is for an Adult Faith Formation Director.  This position will oversee the adult faith formation activities at SJN including Bible Studies, speakers, Alpha, and other spiritual growth opportunities.  Click here for more information about the Adult Faith Formation Director position.

The second opening is for an RCIA/RCIC Director.  This position will be responsible for all aspects of the RCIA/RCIC programs including curriculum selection, recruiting catechists, assistants, and sponsors, and coordinating the Rites, Sacraments and Easter Vigil liturgy.  Click here for more information about the RCIA/RCIC Director position.

 2015 World Meeting of Families Pilgrimage

The World Meeting of Families will be held in Philadelphia from September 22nd through 27th. Pope Francis will be at the meeting. The meeting’s theme is Love is Our Mission: The Family Fully Alive and its goal is to strengthen the sacred bonds of the family unit across the globe.

The World Meeting of Families consists of two events: The World Family Congress (September 22nd – 25th) and the Closing Events of the World Meeting of Families (September 26th – 27th). The closing events include the Festival of Families, an intercultural celebration of family life around the world on Saturday, the 26th, and a Papal Mass on Sunday, 27th. Information about each these events can be found at www.worldmeeting2015.org

St. John Neumann is working with Canterbury Pilgrimages & Tours, Inc. to offer a pilgrimage to the weekend closing events for our youth and adults. Our pilgrimage will be from Friday September 25th through Sunday September 27th.  We will have two opportunities to gather with other pilgrims to welcome and pray with Pope Francis. The total cost of the trip is $575 per person and all forms and money are to be sent to Canterbury Pilgrimages & Tours, Inc. Your spot is reserved once you mail Canterbury your form and a $250 deposit. The flier and form can be found here.  Answers to Frequently Asked Questions can be found here.