Welcome to St. John the Baptist's website! Here, we share information, news, and inspiration as part of the New Evangelization in our historic parish – which has been ministering to the people of the Suncook Valley for over 140 years. Part of the Diocese of Manchester, NH, we serve parishioners from Allenstown, Pembroke, and Epsom, as well as Deerfield, Hooksett, Bow, Concord, and beyond. New families are welcome! See Mass Times below.
If eternity has no beginning and no end, then Eternal Life has already begun. The kingdom of God is truly at hand! We each ask ourselves, "How is my immortal soul?" Believing in Jesus Christ and faithful to the Teachings of his Catholic Church, we strive to lovingly serve God and neighbor – and ask the Lord's forgiveness for the times that we fail to love. Christ, who is Love Incarnate, gives himself perpetually to us in the Eucharist and mercifully offers us redemption, the way to eternal joy with him. If you’ve never been to our church, or if you haven’t been in a while, we hope that you come and participate with us in the Sacred Liturgy of the Mass.
Our boiler has been fixed and we are warm again! But… We still need to pay for it. Thank you to all those who have already donated and please consider contributing if you haven't already. You can safely and easily donate online by clicking HERE.
We invite you to browse through our website to learn some history (including photos) get the latest news from the Vatican, or read the Scripture for today. Discover our liturgical ministries, social organizations, and local charities that we help – and consider getting involved. Let us richly live our lives of faith.
Christmas Mass Schedule
December 24, 4 PM
Midnight Mass (at midnight! Choir concert before.)
December 25, 10 AM
For the latest news from our parish, including
upcoming Knights of Columbus Suppers (always delicious)
Religious Education notifications,
local happenings of interest,
fundraisers and parish events,
please see our weekly online BULLETIN!
Bulletins are available to read by clicking under the "publications" menu item and going to "bulletins", typing CatholicSuncook.org/publications in your web browser, or clicking HERE.
Thank you! And may God bless you in every season.
SUNDAY at 10 AM;
TUESDAY & THURSDAY at 8:30 AM
with Rosary at 8 AM,
FRIDAY at 7:30 AM with Rosary at 7 AM. On First Fridays the Mass is followed by Eucharistic Adoration hour.
LATIN MASS on the 1st Sunday of each month at 11:30 AM.
HOLY DAYS, see our Bulletins under "Publications" menu tab
CONFESSION: Saturday at 3 PM.
Our church is wheelchair accessible.
For EMERGENCIES ONLY, when office is closed, please call 387-0685
St. JB Online
Like us on Facebook! http://www.Facebook.com/SJBSuncook
Most of our photographs are courtesy of Dan Chase, a volunteering parishioner. If you have old pictures or photos of current events, news items, or updates that you would like to share here, or on Facebook, send them to STJBOnline@gmail.com. (Don't forget the "t" in St !) All other questions regarding Masses or other particular information from the office should be directed to 485-3113 or by email StJohntheBaptist@Comcast.net. Thank you!
We are looking for volunteers to help us with the Facebook page. You don't even need to be computer savvy – just eager to learn and willing to do what you can for this ministry work. Please contact STJBOnline@Gmail.com if you have any questions or if you're interested in lending a hand – thank you!
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