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  • St. Richard Catholic Church
  • Moses Rock in Memorial Garden
  • Resurrected Jesus in Memorial Garden
  • Our Memorial Garden
  • Weeping Rachel


 Serving Swanton, Delta, Whitehouse and surrounding communities since 1893

Parish Mission Statement:
Saint Richard Catholic Church is a Eucharistic Community that strives to follow Jesus Christ by using our gifts and blessings to reach out to those with any need and live our faith in love and service.


Saint Richard Catholic Church & School

Message from the Pastoral Leader…

Welcome to our Website!

Saint Richard Catholic Church is a community of believers in Swanton, Ohio. This community was formed back in 1893 and continues today to be an active parish. We number slightly over 650 families and serve the communities of Swanton, Delta and Whitehouse and beyond.

God’s House, Our Home

It is not to late to make your pledge for our Capital Campaign! Consider a generous financial gift.

Check out our Campaign Website on the link below. You will find all the information on our needs, plans and how you can participate.

Our current Pledged amount is $797, 820.00

Finally, please keep the campaign in your prayers. Today we turn the page and begin a new chapter for St. Richard. Soon the work will begin and our Parish Pride will shine even brighter.

May God bless our Parish family today and in the years ahead!

Deacon Jerry

Coming Activities and Events



Our Capital Campaign "God's House, Our Home" 

Check out our Campaign Website link below


FALL FEST 2016...
SUNDAY September 11, 2016

Plan on joining us for the Food, Fun and Fellowship!


Become a disciple of Jesus Christ. Come and see.What it means to be a Catholic Christian. Can  you answer "Yes" to these questions?




On-Line Giving

“Donate Online!”

St. Richard Church has made Online Giving available for our weekly offerings, as well as other parish collections including St. Vincent De Paul, PSR Registration and Memorials. Donating is simple, safe, and secure and take less than five minutes.

You’ll be able to give to any of our collections and view complete financial records at any time. Set up a one-time or recurring donation by following these three easy steps:

        1. Click on the Online Giving link.

2. Select the collection you wish to donate to and click to make a donation.

3. Enter your payment information.

That’s it. You can return at any time to edit your donation or to view your financial records.

Frequently Asked Questions:



Mass Times

Saturday 5:00 pm

Sunday 8:00 am, 10:30 am

Wednesday-Friday 8:30 am except first & second Wednesday - 10am at Nursing Homes

Office Hours

You can stop in or call...

Monday thru Friday... 8:30am - 4:30pm