Parish Religious Education Program (PREP)


In fulfilling our mission, PREP is offered to families within our parish community for
Levels Pre-K & K, 1-6, and Youth Group (Post-Confirmation).  PREP meets Sunday Mornings beginning with the 9AM Mass,  with all students must be ready to assemble in church
as soon as mass ends or no later than 9:45.  Class ends at 11:30 AM.  

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Saint John the Baptist PREP Program


An original Baptismal Certficate must be submitted with Registration.  Contact the parish
of your child's Baptism, or call the Rectory at 215-482-4600 if Baptized from St. John's,
St. Mary's, or St. Josaphat.  
If your child is not Baptized, or your family is not registered in the parish, please submit a Parish Registration along with the PREP Registration.  Also, any new families registerering a student for a Sacramental Year
(First Communion / Invitation Year) must contact us at


$100 First Child, $50 second child, $25 third and subsequent;
Checks Payable to St. John the Baptist.


PreK, K, Level 1, Level 2 (Sacramental), Levels 3,4,5, Level 6 (Invitation Year),
Level 7 & 8 (Confirmation / Youth Group)


CONTACT; 215.482.4600

Catechesis begins at Home!  Regular home lessons and review through the online component of the text are essential to support your child in their faith journey
and refresh and reinforce our faith as adults!  Visit and Bookmark:






 Weekdays in Rectory

All Saints' Rectory Chapel

7:00 AM Monday - Friday
Friday Adoration until 4:00 PM;

Weekend Masses in Church

Saturday Vigil Mass: 4:00 PM

Sunday:  9:00 & 11:00 AM; 6:00 PM


Holy Days of Obligation in Church

6:00 PM Vigil Mass

7:00 AM; 12:05 PM; & 7:00 PM Holy Day


First Saturday At St. Josaphat Church

for Increased Devotion to St. John Paul II 

Confessions:  8:00 AM

Mass & Novena:  8:30 AM


Sacrament of Reconciliation
Saturday 3-3:40 PM


Saint John the Baptist is a multiethnic Roman Catholic Parish rooted in the teachings of Jesus Christ.  Founded in 1831, the Parish has a rich history of providing spirituality, education, and worship in the Manayunk, Roxborough, and Wissahickon neighborhoods of Philadelphia.  As a Christian community we are united in our mission to share the Gospel, the Sacraments, and love and serve God by caring for one another.  We welcome all people to become part of our vibrant and growing community.  (Ratified January 31, 2016 by Parish Assembly)



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