Jeff Cavins Seminar At St. Francis – October 14-15

On October 14-15, 2016, Jeff Cavins will be St. Francis Solanus Church for a seminar “Walking Toward Eternity: Making Choices For Today.” Sponsored by the following parishes: Blessed Sacrament, St. Anthony, St. Brigid, St. Edward, St. Francis Solanus, St. Joseph and St. Peter. To register online go to : www.regonline.com/WTEQuincyIL101516 and stay tuned for more information next … [Read more...]

New Dates added for the 2016 Pictorial Directory Sign up

Due to the low sign up we are adding 8 more dates to accommodate more family’s busy schedules. Call the parish office to make your appointment time for you! All sessions are taking place in North Solanus Hall in the Parish Center. We currently only have 675 families signed up. Our goal is to have at least 1000 families photographed. Our parish has about 1600 active families. It would be great … [Read more...]

St. Francis Parish to Offer Dave Ramsey’s Financial Peace University Class!

Dave Ramsey’s Financial Peace University Class at St. Francis will begin on Sunday, September 11th.  The class will meet for nine straight Sunday evenings from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. in the new parish center.  ALL PARISHIONERS ARE WELCOME! This isn’t your typical “money class.”  FPU is practical, entertaining, and fun!  Whether you’re struggling to make ends meet or you’re a millionaire, FPU has … [Read more...]

PSR Registration

Our Parish School of Religion (PSR) for children who attend the public schools grades 1-8 will begin on September 12 from 6:00 – 7:15 pm. Registration packets are available at the parish office or you can call and one will be mailed to you Please have your registrations turned in by September 1. We are looking forward to a great faith filled year. … [Read more...]

Parish Grounds Cleanup – Tuesday 8/9 – 6 to 8 p.m.

Holy Name Society is sponsoring an outside clean-up of the Parish Grounds. Come out and help spruce up our beautiful church and school property. Volunteering to help is a great way to exercise our stewardship skills. All are welcome and encouraged; for school parents, confirmation students, and high schoolers this is great opportunity to get some volunteer hours in the books. Weather permit ting … [Read more...]

St. Francis Parish Newsletter – August 2016

View the August 2016 edition of our St. Francis Parish Newsletter (PDF) … [Read more...]

Are You a Parishioner?

We encounter quite a few people who believe that they are parishioners, but who are not actually in our files.  One of the telling signs is receiving the beautiful monthly newsletter that we send out.  Every registered parishioner should be receiving it.  The same is true of receiving church envelopes.  If you do not get these you may not be registered. Young adults, whether you live with your … [Read more...]

Couple’s Prayer Group – August 4th

This Thursday, August 4th, at 6:00 PM we will have our Couple's Prayer Group in the Parish Center. All are welcome! Please bring a side dish. Contact Emily Wellman at 257-3536 to RSVP or with any questions! Hope to see you there! … [Read more...]

First Corinthians Bible Study – Register Today

First Corinthians The Church and the Christian Community Taught by Tim Gray, Renowned Catholic Bible Teacher! The conflicts of the early Christians in Corinth are in many ways similar to our struggles today as Christians. With divisions, immorality, persecution, and other trials of the faithful, the message of St. Paul to the Corinthians is a much needed message for our own … [Read more...]

Divorce and Beyond Workshop

The “Divorce and Beyond” Workshop is designed to help and support women and men beyond the pain of divorce. We are truly divorced only when we finally let go of our marriage, mourn our loss, and adjust ourselves to our new life. Registration and $20.00 donation for materials is required. People of all faiths and beliefs are welcome. Meetings are at St. Francis Solanus Church, 17th& College, … [Read more...]