Welcome to Church of the Ascension

Greetings, and welcome to the online presence of Church of the Ascension, located in Johnstown, Ohio. I welcome you to our website and invite you to look around.

If you have questions, please feel to reach out to me personally, and I will do all I can to help you in your query: frsmith@johnstownascension.org

Our doors are open! We hope to see you soon!

May God Bless You,
Fr. Stephen Smith
Pastor

Mass Schedule

Saturday 4:00 pm

Sunday 8:30 am, 11:00 am

 Tuesday 6:30 pm

Wednesday, Thursday, Friday 8:00 am

1st Saturdays 8:00 am

Reconciliation 

Tuesday 5-6 pm
Saturday
2:30-3:15 pm (except 1st Saturdays)
8:30-9:30 am (1st Saturdys)
or by appointment 

Adoration

Tuesday 5-6pm
1st Saturdays 8:30-9:30 am

Mission Statement

Church of the Ascension is a community of faith, which welcomes all who seek Christ in the scriptures, in the sacraments, and in one another. We invite all to continue growing in their Catholic faith through the celebration of the sacraments and lives of service as we all strive to be missionary disciples of Jesus Christ and his Gospel.

Announcements
Nominations now open for Catholic man of the year
Nominations now open for Catholic man of the year

The Catholic Men’s Luncheon Club is accepting nominations for the Diocese of Columbus 2022 Catholic Man of the Year. The annual award will be presented on Frid...

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Bring joy to a child's heart with a gift
Bring joy to a child's heart with a gift

The American Legion Post 254 is collecting GIFTS FOR KIDS for children in the Johnstown and Northridge school district. Please drop off your donations of unwrapped new or...

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Still have questions after the parish consultation?
Still have questions after the parish consultation?

Thank you to everyone who attended a Real Presence, Real Future session. Many of us who attended still had unanswered questions afterwards. Here are some of the most comm...

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Join our very own Fr. Smith on a pilgrimage to France!
Join our very own Fr. Smith on a pilgrimage to France!

Spend 12 days and 11 nights, July 26 through August 6, 2022, visiting shrines in France with our very own Father Stephen Smith and Deacon Stephen Petrill of St. Joan of A...

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Support the Employment Ministry
Support the Employment Ministry

Our parish and diocese is blessed to have some amazing ministries! Have you heard about the Stewardship Employment Ministry (SEM)?  They are a 501c3, non-profit enti...

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Bishop’s Annual Appeal
Bishop’s Annual Appeal

We can do it! We aren’t too far from meeting our Bishops Annual Appeal goal of $36,851.20! But this is more than just a goal. Did you know these funds are critic...

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