Saint John Nepomuk Chapel
Est. 1854

Welcome to Saint John Nepomuk, the oldest Czech Roman Catholic church in the New World.

Welcome to Saint John Nepomuk Chapel, the oldest Czech church in the New World.  Founded in 1854, Saint John’s has been serving Catholics in the historic Soulard area of Saint Louis for 162 years.  Today we embrace our Czech heritage but our church is attended by people of all backgrounds from all over the Metropolitan Saint Louis Area.

Please join us for the holy sacrifice of the mass Saturday afternoon at 4:30 or Sunday morning at 9:30.  All masses are celebrated in English with Czech hymns on Sunday morning.  


Happy Thanksgiving
What a blessed day of the year!  Please take time out from the turkey and the football games to give thanks to the Lord for all He's given you this year, both blessings and challenges.  We look forward to seeing you here at Saint John's during the holiday season.

Advent begins on December 2.

If you'd like to tour our historic chapel, please contact the rectory at 314.231.0141.  

This just in:  SJN has been listed on the web site 150+ Fun Things to Do in Saint Louis.  Check it out!

Click here to read Jennifer Brinker's Saint Louis Review article on SJN, the oldest Czech Church in the New World.

Click here to see Katherine Hessle's report on Fox 2 News.

Click here to see pictures of the event.

The next Mass Mob, #11, will be at Saint Luke the Evangelist's at 10:30 on March 19.

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