Basilica of Saint John the Baptist
627 McKinley Avenue NW
Canton, Ohio 44703

Welcome to the Basilica of Saint John the Baptist.  All are welcome to worship here.  If you would like more information about joining our parish, please feel free to speak with the priest after Mass or call the Rectory office.

Very Reverend John E. Sheridan, STL

Mission Statement

The mission of the Basilica of Saint John the Baptist is to give witness as a parish community to our Christian beliefs by celebrating Jesus Christ's presence in Word, Worship and Sacrament, reaching out to serve those in need and sharing the love of God through teaching, actions and living examples.rist

Mass Schedule
Weekend Masses

Saturday - 4:00 PM - Basilica
(November 1 - April 30)

Sunday - 8:30 AM Mass - Saint Peter Church
(November 1 - April 30)

Sunday - 10:30 AM Mass  - Basilica
(November 1 - April 30)

Weekday Masses
Monday - No Daily Mass
Tuesday at 9:00 AM  (Gallagher Center Chapel)
Wednesday at 8:00 AM  (Saint Peter Church)
Thursday at 9:00 AM  (Gallagher Center Chapel)
Friday at 8:30 AM  (Saint Peter Church School Mass)

Saint Peter Catholic Church is located at
726 Cleveland Avenue NW
Canton, Ohio

Office Hours:
Monday - Thursday, 9:00 AM until 2:00 PM
Closed on Friday

Food Pantry
 Wednesday, 9:30 AM until Noon

Samaritan Table
Thursday, 11:00 AM until 1:00 PM

330.454.8044 - phone
330.454.1397 - fax
627 McKinley Avenue NW
Canton, OH  44703

Messiah Sing Along
Friday, December 6, 2019
7:00 PM in the Basilica
(iPad or Tablet)

Thanksgiving and 
Christmas Day Dinners
11:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Volunteers Needed for all positions
please include your phone number and/or e-mail address


Last Updated:  November  2019