Welcome Home

Welcome Home

Welcome Home

A special welcome from our Pastor.

Enjoy the video.

Welcoming All People
to our
In the Heart of
Venango County.

Forming Disciples

Changing Lives.

Fr. John Miller, III

Please enjoy this welcome video from our Pastor.

Fr. Ian McElrath

Welcome Fr. Mac to the Oil City Community.

Contact Information

Office Hours

9:00am – 4:00pm Monday –  Friday

Phone: 814-677-3020


Deb Lineman

Business Office & Cemetery

Kim Fornof

Faith Formation Coordinator

Evelyn Wheeler

Mass Times & Confession

Saturday Anticipated

4:00pm (St. Joseph)
5:40pm (St. Stephen)


8:00am (St. Stephen)
9:45am (St. Joseph)

Weekdays and Holy Days

See Bulletin.


Saturday at 3:00pm-3:40pm (St. Joseph) 

Eucharistic Adoration

Tuesdays, Noon-1pm (St. Stephen). See Bulletin.



Contact the office or click here to register for baptismal preparation.


Contact the office at least 6 months prior to schedule the wedding date and begin preparation.

Anointing of the Sick

Notify the office when someone is seriously ill, hospitalized, homebound, or in need of a priest.
After hours, call 814-677-3020, use emergency extension number 7.

Sponsor Form

For Baptism and Confirmation.
Contact the office for more information or click here to download and print.

We are Here to Serve You

Rev. John L. Miller, III, Pastor
Rev. Ian McElrath, Parochial Vicar
Msgr. Andrew Karg, Retired Clergy

Deacon John (Tim) Wren
Deacon Joe Petrone

Faith Formation Coordinator
Evelyn Wheeler  | evelyn.wheeler@oilcitycatholic.com

Prayer Chain Coordinators
Mary Smith 814-676-9758  |  Rita Anderton 814-676-1641 ritaanderton@yahoo.com

Saint Stephen School
Mrs. Marge Hadjuk, Principal
814-677-3035 |  School Website

Venango Catholic High School
Mr. Brian Slider, M.A., Acting Headmaster
814-677-3098  |  School Website

Catholic Rural Ministry
Sister Marian Wehler, OSB and Sister Tina Geiger, RSM
814-677-2032  |  Ministry Website

St. Stephen Church

St. Stephen School

St. Joseph Church