Welcome to St. John the Baptist Parish & School in Edgar, Wisconsin.

A change in daily Masses:
When school is closed, 8:15 am Mass will still take place.  Please note that sidewalks and parking lot may not be shoveled and/or salted.


Mass Times

Week Days: 8:15 am
Saturday: 4:00 pm
Sunday: 9:00 am

Confession Times
Saturday: 3-3:30pm
Sunday: 8:30am-8:50am
Contact & Location Information
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Be sure to check our community page at Formed.org!  There are very good selections for Lenten prayer and devotions, a documentary on becoming Catholic, as well as a very thought-provoking e-book of Biblical historical fiction for ages 8 and up.

To view Bishop William Patrick Callahan’s Easter Message, click here.


St. John the Baptist School Employment Opportunities
(1)  St. John School is seeking to hire an elementary/middle school teacher for the 2019-2020 school year.  To view the job posting for more information and to apply, click here.

(2)  St. John School is also seeking to hire an individual or individuals who enjoy caring for children for the Extended Care program (mornings and afternoons) beginning with the 2019-2020 school year.  The hours for the position are generally 6:30 am – 7:45 am and from 3pm – 5pm (or when the last student is picked up) two to five days per week when school is held.
For more information or to apply, contact St. John Parish at 715-352-3011.


Click here for the list of winners of the 2019 Spring Raffle.

Safe Haven 


Relevant Radio and the Memorare Prayer for the safety of all unborn children


Upcoming events at the parish and school and near by:

Sunday, April 28, 2019: Divine Mercy Sunday
St. John’s Parish will have Adoration, the Chaplet, and Benediction following the 9 am Mass for Divine Mercy Sunday. All are welcome.

Saturday, May 4, 2019: First Holy Communion Mass will be on the first Saturday in May this year @ 4 pm.
Due to this change, there will be no First Saturday devotions for May.

Sunday, May 12, 2019: Senior Recognition Mass @ 9 AM

Saturday, May 18th: There will be a pilgrimage to the National Shrine of Our Lady of Good Help near Green Bay. A day of prayer, this pilgrimage will include Mass at 11:00 AM and praying of the Rosary at 1:00 PM at the outdoor shrine of Our Lady of Fatima, weather permitting. Pilgrims will also have the opportunity to visit the apparition site. The cost is $25.00 per person. There will be a chartered motor coach transporting the pilgrims to and from the shrine. There will be several pick-up and drop-off sites between Medford and Hatley for everyone’s convenience. To reserve a seat on the bus, please mail check payable to Knights of Columbus Council 16280 to John Krautkramer at 12706 Rocking Horse Rd, Marathon, WI 54448. Please include your preferred pick-up/drop-off site on the “Menu” line of your check. Please feel free to contact John Krautkramer at 262-758-0652 (e-mail: jpkrautkramer@yahoo.com) or Bob Plant at 715-443-3562 for additional details and/or if you have any questions.  Click here to view the itinerary for the pilgrimage.



4th Annual Summer Camp, June 10-14, 2019                         
St. John the Baptist Parish is very happy and
excited to offer Summer Camp 2019 for students
entering Grades K-8 this fall.  The camp will be
led by Sister Mary Consolata, OP, and Sister Rosie from the
Dominican Sisters of Mary, Mother of the Eucharist
Information letter is available 
by clicking here.
For Summer Camp registration form, click here.


Holy Land Pilgrimage
Join Father Jim Trempe and Father Woody Pace on a once-in-a-lifetime pilgrimage to the Holy Land, November 5-15, 2019. Walk where Jesus walked. Trip includes flights, from Chicago, all breakfasts & dinners, all tours and taxes, full-time tour guide, 4-star hotel. Fully Catholic with daily Mass & MORE. $3,599 based on double occupancy. For more details contact Julie Studinski 715-340-4846 or email julieastud@gmail.com
Click here to view the brochure for this pilgrimage.


SCRIP Program

Current SCRIP form –SCRIPorderform.14January-24 March

SCRIP is available at the following locations and times:

  • Parish Office from 9 am – 4 pm Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday
    and 9 am – 7:45 pm on Wednesday.

  • Berg Sales from 4 pm – 6 pm Monday – Friday
    It will be there whenever the Parish Office is closed and Berg Sales is open.

  • After the 4 pm Saturday and 9 am Sunday weekend Masses at St. John the Baptist Parish

  • If you have any questions call the parish office at 715-352-3011.

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