St. Leonard Catholic Church


"Lift your hearts
a little higher
and let God
be the measure
of all things."


To love, serve and reach out to our parish family and the surrounding community by living and celebrating the life of Christ


MASS TIMES (with safety measures):

Saturday at 5:30 pm and Sunday at 9:30 am

Tuesday and Thursday at 9 am

COMMUNION SERVICES (with safety measures):

Wednesday and Friday at 9 am 


First Friday of each month from 9:30 am to 2:30 pm, after the 9:00 am Communion Service.  Benediction follows at 2:30pm. Come and pray with our Lord.


Click on this link to go to YouTube to view online Masses:

Online Mass Times:

Saturday at 5:30 pm; Sunday at 9:30 am

Reconciliation - by appointment




Office Hours
Mon - Fri 9 am to 4 pm | Phone: 740-522-5270
Sacramental Emergency: 740 345-9874  #7

Our address
57 Dorsey Mill Rd.
Heath, OH 43056-1198

To Register at St. Leonard:
Fill Out Registration Form & return to the Parish Office:
St Leonard Registration Form

Thank you to all who continue to provide their offering during this time.  Donating online  is easy. Simply click below and follow the directions.

Donate Online Here

        On Sat. May 11, Father Bill Hritsko is celebrating his last Mass at Saint Leonard Catholic Church after a leave of absence. He has been a long-time pastor and friend to many in the Newark/Heath/Buckeye Lake area. Please come celebrate Mass with us this Sat. at 5:30 pm at St. Leonard in Heath. 

Father Bill will also celebrate Mass at Our Lady of Mount Carmel at Buckeye Lake Sunday at 11 am. 

There will be a reception immediately following the Masses in the  Saint Leonard Narthax and  Our Lady of Mount Carmel social hall.






St. Leonard's new Facebook page



                                    Newark Catholic Class of 1971                                                 members at Saint Leonard

Steve Schell, Tim Stypula, Fr. Don Franks,  Fr. Mark Ghiloni, Karen Dellner, Kathy Ryan, Lynne (Dolan) Rotruck, Susie (Ventura) Hannahs.

On Sunday March 3, a group of members of the 1971 Newark Catholic High School class attended Mass at St Leonard. and had a few pictures taken. It was a wonderful  impromptu reunion for these Newark Catholic Graduates.


New Side Doors for St. Leonard Social Hall Arrive












Father Bill Hritsko celebrated his 25th year of priesthood May 28th 2023 at St. Leonard church. It was memorable day of worship, music, and delicious food!

First Communion St. Leonard April 23/2023


Easter Vigil Confirmation St. Leonard April 8/2023



Newark Firefighters enjoyed our fishbake!




Volunteer Appreciation Brunch  Thanks to all who helped create a wonderful brunch Sunday February 12 for our volunteers at St Leonard!

St. Leonard Fish Fry Come join us for St. Leonard's first 2023 Lenten Fish Fry, Friday February 24th, 4:30-6:30pm. $10 adults, $5 children, extra piece of fish $2. See you there!





St. Leonard Craft Show

Thanks for all your support the craft show was a huge success!




St. Leonard Annual Feast Day Picnic

Sunday October 9 














In Loving Memory of Father Mike Gribble

Father Mike pic 2022


Father Mike Gribble was an integral part of St. Leonard and Our Lady of Mount Carmel. He touched and changed countless lives for the better during the many years of his priesthood. We will miss his wonderful smile. God bless you Father Mike!


Congratulations to our 2022 graduates!

2022 graduates


St. Joseph the Worker Day 2022

St. Leonard Confirmation May 15, 2022


St. Leonard May Crowning 2022

St. Leonard Christmas Decorating 2021


St. Leonard Masses are available for viewing on YouTube

Please watch St. Leonard's weekly Mass video recordings. The link to YouTube is listed below. Click on each weekly Mass to view.

Click on the link to the St. Leonard Facebook Page here: 

Tune in to St. Gabriel Catholic radio programs at 820 AM.

Live stream daily Mass at St. Joseph Cathedral in Columbus at 12:05 pm.

Live stream Sunday Mass at St. Joseph Cathedral in Columbus at 10:30 am. 

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