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, 6:30pm

Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, 8:00am

1st Saturdays, 8:00am

Reconciliation 

Saturday
2:30-3:15pm
Tuesday
5-6pm
or by appointment 

Adoration

Tuesday
5-6pm

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
Sponsor our Knights as they walk a mile in her shoes!
Sponsor our Knights as they walk a mile in her shoes!

The Knights of Columbus (Ascension council) will be participating as a team in the 2nd Annual Walk A Mile In Her Shoes event October 16th, 9-11 a.m., Downtown Newark at t...

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Pray with us for an end to abortion
Pray with us for an end to abortion

Church of the Ascension will be participating in the 40 Days for Life campaign this Fall.  40DFL is a coordinated, national campaign to bring continuous prayer to lo...

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Register now to be part of the future of our Parish!
Register now to be part of the future of our Parish!

Please register for a Real Presence, Real Future Parish Consultation Zoom Session to learn more about future plans for Church of the Ascension and for the Diocese of...

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Join us for Euchre!
Join us for Euchre!

Starting the first Sunday in October and continuing every 1st and 3rd Sunday evening of the month through the 3rd Sunday in April, the Social Committee holds progressive ...

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Nominate Ascension for this donation!
Nominate Ascension for this donation!

Edify is CatholicVote initiative spreading the truths of the faith and the foundational values of America. And they're giving away a generous donation to the Parish w...

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Want to become Catholic? Or want to learn more about your faith?
Want to become Catholic? Or want to learn more about your faith?

Rite of Christian initiation for Adults, or RCIA, begins in September!  For non-Catholics, RCIA is how they become Catholic and it prepares them to celebrate the ...

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