SS. John & Bernard Parish

To grow as a Catholic community, united by the Holy Spirit, living our faith in Jesus Christ and sharing God's truth and love with all people

SS. John & Bernard Parish
580 Columbus Avenue
Benton Harbor, MI 49022
Parish Office: (269) 925-2425

St. Bernard’s Hall: (269) 925-9644
Fax: (269) 925-4678

Pastor and Moderator in solidum:

Fr. Thomas McNally
Phone: (269) 983-1575 

Pastor in solidum: Fr. James Adams


Phone: (269) 925-2425

Weekend Liturgies:
(St. Bernard's) 5:00 p.m.

(St. John's) 9:00 a.m.
(St. Bernard's) 11:00 a.m.

Sunday Radio Broadcast:
(WSJM, AM 1400) 10:00 a.m.

The Reconciliation:
(St. John's) Friday 8:30-9:00 a.m. 

(St. Bernard's) Saturday 3:30-4:30 p.m.

Adoration and Exposition Times:
There are opportunities for you to spend some quiet time adoring and honoring the Eucharistic Presence of Christ.
(St. Bernard's) Monday 7:00 a.m. - 5:15 p.m.
(St. John's) Friday 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Friday begins with the celebration of Mass at 8:00 a.m. and ends with a Litany and Benediction. There is also Confession at 8:30 a.m. 

Perpetual Eucharistic Adoration is held at the Sacred Heart Chapel in St. Joseph, MI. 
Click Here for more information.

Lector - Servers - Extraordinary Ministers of the Eucharist Schedules can now be found on the

Calendar of Events page. If you wish to sign-up for any times, please call Wendy at (269) 925-2425 or email

Click Here to download the Bishop's letter to the Faithful of Saint Joseph, Benton Harbor and Watervliet

St. John's Church

Columbus at Catalpa
600 Columbus Avenue

Benton Harbor, MI 49022

St. Bernard's Church

Delaware at Ogden
555 East Delaware Avenue

Benton Harbor, MI 49022

To schedule a Mass intention:
Call the parish office

Prayer Line:
To request prayers, call: (269) 927-1810

A Stephen Ministry Parish     


New parishioners, please register by calling the Parish Office,
visiting the office, or clicking on a link below.

Click Here to download the New Parishioner Census printable form that you can print and fill out and mail to the parish office at

580 Columbus Ave. Benton Harbor, MI 49022. 

Please note, we have coloring pages for children who have not made their First Holy Communion.
At St. Bernard’s they are in a basket in front of the cry room.

At St. John’s they are in a basket in the vestibule near the center doors.

MAKING A REPORT OF SEXUAL MISCONDUCT: A report of sexual misconduct may be initiated at the Diocese of Kalamazoo’s Sexual Misconduct and Reporting Line: 877-802-0115.  A caller will be requested to provide his or her name and telephone number.  All calls regarding sexual misconduct will be returned usually within one hour.  This toll-free number has been established as a part of the Diocese’s efforts to protect children, young people and other vulnerable people in our schools, parishes and ministries.  This line is for reporting suspected sexual misconduct or child abuse with Diocesan institutions and ministries only.  Other concerns about Diocesan schools, parishes and ministries should be reported to the appropriate Diocesan school or parish.

Click Here to download Bishop Bradley's Statement in support of refugees.  

Click Here to download Bishop Bradley's Statement on Parkland, FL School Shooting

Click Here to download the Diocese Statement Regarding Father Brian Stanley

Click Here to download Bishop Bradley's letter to SS. John & Bernard Parish regarding Fr. Stanley

St. John's Church (Click for Directions)                     St. Bernard's Church (Click for Directions)

Welcome to the official website of SS. John and Bernard Parish, 
part of the Diocese of Kalamazoo, located in Benton Harbor, Michigan.

First Station:
Jesus is condemned
to death