​​​​As Catholic Christians, we are committed to knowing, loving and serving God 
by obeying His commandments and serving our brothers and sisters with love and respect.​



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Children's Religious Education (CRE)

Welcome and registration day for the Sacraments of Baptism, Reconciliation and The Holy Eucharist for kids Pre-K to 8th grade will be on September 11th after the 9:30 am Family Mass at the Community Center. Click here to download the registration form

Resumes: September 11th

Classes: Sundays after the 9:30 am Mass to 12:00 pm at St. John's School

Program Director: Lynne Evans (510) 501-4894 or email


Youth Ministry & Confirmation Program

Registration day for teens ages 13 - 17 who are interested in our faith community programs and in receiving the Sacrament of the Rite of Confirmation will be on Sunday, August 21st after every Mass in the Fr. John Maxwell Conference Room. This is the perfect time to obtain information about the program from ministry staff and meet teens that participate in the program. Click here to download the registration form


Resumes: September 14th

Classes: Wednesdays from 7:00 pm to 8:30 pm at the Community Center 

Program Director: Gina DeLaTorre (510) 815-0050 or email

St. John The Baptist Catholic Church in El Cerrito

Classes resume for Pre-School to 8th Grade on Wednesday, August 24. Back To School Night follows the next day, August 25th at 6pm.

For more information visit www.stjohnec.org


St. John the Baptist Church

11150 San Pablo Ave. El Cerrito, CA 94530 | Phone: 510 232-5659 | Email: stjohns@sjtbc.us

St. John's School - Classes Resume on August 24

Children & Youth Faith Formation Classes Registrations Now Open

Upcoming Services & Events

Parish News

Monday, August 15th

 7:30 pm - Feast of the Assumption


Sunday, August 21st
All Masses - Youth Ministry & Confirmation Program Registration Day


Wednesday, August 24th

​7:00 pm - Youth Ministry & Confirmation Program Information Night


Wednesday, September 7th
4:00 pm - Youth Choir Rehearsals Resume


Sunday, September 11th
10:30 am - CRE Welcome & Registration Day
12:00 pm - Youth Ministry & Confirmation Potluck


Sunday, October 16th

10:30 am - Parish & School Festival