HISTORY

May 31, 1960
St. John Fisher Parish was established to include all of Churchill Borough and parts of Wilkins Township.
June 8, 1960
Father William J. Erkens was appointed first Pastor.
June 12, 1960
The first Mass in the parish was celebrated in Fierst’s Tavern on the Greensburg Pike. For the next three years, Masses were celebrated at the Blackridge Civic Center.
April 6, 1963
The cornerstone was placed in the interior wall of the Church near the sanctuary.
May 31, 1963
St. John Fisher Church was dedicated by Bishop Wright.