St Joan of Arc Catholic Church

768 Asbury Road .  Candler . NC   28715

Phone: 828.670.0051  

Fax: 828.670-0052

Serving the Communities of

West Asheville, Candler, Enka and Beyond!


ENGLISH:  Click Here

ESPANOL: Click Here

 MAIN OFFICE : (828) 670-0051


FR. DEAN CESA AT (828) 670-0053

“Valuing our Church as a community of faith that is welcoming and affirming, 

we strive to live and spread our  Catholic faith so as to grow and unify 

the Saint Joan of Arc Parish through prayer, worship and service.”


“Al valorar nuestra Iglesia como una comunidad de fe que es acogedora y afirmativa, 

nos esforzamos  por vivir y difundir nuestra fe católica para hacer crecer y unificar la parroquia 

de Santa Juana de Arco a través de la oración, la adoración y el servicio”. 

Please standby for updates and information about re-starting our Children's Liturgy.

We are now back to our normal schedule: 4 pm confessions on Saturday, 5 pm mass in English on Saturday, 10 am

mass on Sunday in English and noon mass in Spanish. You will no longer be receiving calls from the office inviting

you to come to mass. 

We will no longer require social distancing or face coverings. 

Please do not attend Mass if you are feeling unwell, or are exhibiting any flu like symptoms.

Sacraments have resumed but must be scheduled through office.

Father Dean is now available for

Confession at normal time on Saturdays at 4:00 with no appointment required.

We will update here when weekly Bible Study has resumed.

Ways to Give

By Mail to:   Diocese of Charlotte   1123 South Church Street, Charlotte, NC 28203

(704) 370-6299

Donate to the DSA


By  Mail to:    St Joan of Arc  768 Asbury Rd., Candler, NC 28715

(828) 670-0051

Donate to SJA Candler


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Make your commitment to Christ visible to Him and to His People.

Be a part of something bigger, living your life to serve and meet others in your community.

"Remember to keep holy the Sabbath day" - Exodus 20:8

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