St. John the Baptist Church Accessible

Canonsburg, Pennsylvania

St. John the Baptist Church

Founded 1918

Diocese: Archdiocese of Western Pennsylvania

Deanery: Southwest Deanery


601 Boone Ave
Canonsburg, Pennsylvania 15317-1410

Office: 724-745-8216

Church: 724-745-9776

Parish Contacts

V. Rev. Joseph Oleynik
Home: 724-745-8216
Fax: 724-745-8216
Protodn. John Oleynik
143 Fawn Valley Dr
McMurray, PA 15317
Home: 724-941-5645
Rev. Dn. Theodosius Onest
625 Alpine Dr
Canonsburg, PA 15317
Home: 724-809-3491

Lay Leadership

Mrs. Annice Oleynik
Choir Director
Mrs. Pamela Onest
Church School Coordinator
Mrs. Helene Emerick
Youth Coordinator
282 Thompsonville Rd
Mc Murray, PA 15317
Home: 724-941-4293
Rev. Dn. Theodosius Onest
Young Adult/Campus Coordinator


General Location
St John’s Church is located in Canonsburg, Washington County, Pennsylvania.  She is located less than 2 miles from exit 43 (Houston) on Interstate 79.  This is approximately 7 miles north of the junction of Interstates 79 and 70 in Washington County.

From Interstate 79
Take exit 43 Houston.  At the stop sign, turn left.  A few hundred yards down the road (Rt 519) turn right at the second street.  This is Boone Ave.  It turns up a hill.  Pass Canon-McMillan High School and cross over Interstate 79.  The parish is on the left a few hundred feet beyond the entrance to Canonsburg General Hospital.

From Route 19
Exit to Rt 519 North.  Follow signs into Canonsburg (Rt 980).  As the street begins to descend the hill into Canonsburg, turn left onto Boone Ave and go up a small hill.

Schedule of Services

6:00 PM Great Vespers.
Saturday Evening

9:30 AM Divine Liturgy.
Sunday Morning

7:00 PM Great Vespers.
Eves of Great Feasts

9:00 AM Divine Liturgy.
Mornings of Great Feasts

Confessions are held one-half hour before Vespers, following all services or if privately scheduled.