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Welcome to SJBWelcome to Saint John the Baptist Roman Catholic parish in the diocese of Orange. Our parish is staffed by six Norbertine priests assigned by the abbey of Saint Michael in Orange. The Norbertines of Saint Michael’s follow the nine hundred-year-old traditions of the Canons Regular of Prémontré, founded by Saint Norbert. Their primary work, as a Religious Order, is the reverent public chanting of the choir office. In addition to this, the priests serve in the parish church and its grammar school.

There are three main language groups (English, Spanish, Vietnamese) ministered to within the parish through Masses, adoration of the Blessed Sacrament, prayer groupsvolunteer opportunities and social events. Our primary goal is to make ourselves, together with our parishioners, saints. If that is your goal also, come join us!

Fiat Mihi Sisterhood Meeting — Wednesday, Jan. 25 
There will be a weekly meeting from 7:00–8:30 p.m. in room 5-A at St. John the Baptist! All females ages 10+ are more than welcome. Feel free to message us if you have any questions, we hope to see you there!
The Brotherhood of ST. DISMAS Meeting — Thursday, Jan. 26
There will be a weekly meeting from 7:00–8:30 p.m. in room 7A at St. John the Baptist! All men are welcome to attend. For more information, please call Mike at 714-469-4044.
Pancake Breakfast THE KNIGHTS OF COLUMBUSSJB Pancake Breakfast
The Knights of Columbus 4th Sunday Pancake Breakfast will be on Sunday, January 22 in the church hall after the 8:00, 9:30 and 11:00 AM Masses. Choose between Pancakes at $6 or French Toast or Waffles at $7 also included in "Full Service" is sausages, scrambled eggs, OJ and coffee. Proceeds support the Knight's donations to scholarships & vocations.
Praying the Rosary
The Knights of Columbus invites you to join them in saying the rosary in the church at 4:20pm on Sunday Feb. 12 The Knights will be holding this rosary service every 2nd Sunday of the month. All are welcome
Mardi Gras Casino Night
On Saturday, February 25th 6:00–11:00 SJB Hall. Please come check out our SJB Casino Night! Casino games, music, dinner, drinks and more! 
sjb-download-appDownload our Parish App!
St John the Baptist now has available an app to download for iPhone and Android smart phones. Stay connected with our parish throughout the week with instant notifications, an easy-to-access event calendar, and message-sharing via Facebook or Twitter. Additional features include prayers, daily readings, reminders to silence your phone before Mass, and much more. Get the app here.

proud-to-be-catholicPastoral Services Appeal 2016
Please help our parish achieve its fundraising quota to help us serve thousands of people throughout our diocese.  You can see where the donations are going and also make your donation HERE.