Holy Name Pancake & Sausage Breakfast – Sunday, October 30th

Sunday Oct. 30th will be the annual Holy Name Pancake and Sausage Breakfast. We will serve from 7:30 till noon in Solanus Hall. It is all you can eat so please plan to attend for good food and fellowship! Also raffle tickets are stapled in the bulletin to win gift certificates to The Butcher Block. Please support our Troop 22 Boy Scouts by purchasing tickets. … [Read more...]

Liturgy Planning Committee October Meeting Summary

The LPC committee just finished planning the blessing of the Animals which was held Oct 4. Thanks to all who came out. The Anointing mass, Memorial Mass and All Saints day masses were planned, with receptions to follow. We briefly touch on Thanksgiving, Advent and giving tree planning, it will be here before we know it. The flower committee will be making cones and saddles again this year. Look … [Read more...]

Weekly School Newsletter – October 21, 2016

Grandparents’ Day: will be held on Thursday, Oct. 27th. The day will start with Mass at 8:30 a.m. Please meet your grandchild in the Church. If you are unable to bring a grandparent, a special person may be invited instead. 
After Mass, the students will split up and go to the Parish Hall or the Game Room. School will dismiss at 11:30 a.m. that day. Safety Reminder to Parents Please do not use … [Read more...]

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 As Catholics our Faith is meant to be put into … [Read more...]

St. Francis Parish Newsletter – October 2016

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

Pastoral Council October Meeting Summary

The Pastoral council met on Tues. Oct 11th. We opened with prayer and reflection for our church leaders. Spiritual renewal centered on PRAYER being one of the four signs of a dynamic catholic. Old business centered on the ongoing quest to develop a youth group. We have several HS students willing to help; consequently we are seeking adult leaders. We will also set up a program to celebrate … [Read more...]

St. Francis School Newsletter – October 14, 2016

Trash Bag Sales As of Monday, October 17th, we will no longer provide trash bag sales from the school office. Instead, all sales for the trash bags will be handled at the Parish Office. Customers may purchase trash bags there Monday through Friday from 8:30-4:30. There is a handicapped door entrance to the Parish Office that can be accessed by using the Elm Street Entrance. You must enter the … [Read more...]

Join Us for “Catholicism – The Pivotal Players”

Bishop Robert Barron's Catholicism - The Pivotal Players For Advent 2016 we are presenting Bishop Barron's "Pivotal Players" to the Catholic Churches in Quincy. St. Francis of Assisi will be Nov. 15 and Nov. 29. St. Thomas Aquinas Dec. 6 and Dec. 13. For Lent 2017 we have St. Catherine of Sienna March 7, 14, and Blessed John Henry Newman March 21 and March 28. For Advent 2017 we have G. K. … [Read more...]

Fall Bazaar – Saturday, November 12th

Saturday, Nov. 12, 9am-2pm; FREE Admission! Raffles include 50/50 and two $100 Cash prizes + numerous Gift Certificates from local businesses. Basket Booth, vendors, homemade cookies and dessert in our famous Cookie Shoppe. Rolls and Coffee for breakfast, & Sandwiches and Chips for lunch will be available. For space call Jen Arens at 430-5752. … [Read more...]

2016 Public Square Rosary Crusade

What: The Holy Rosary Where: St. Francis Solanus School grounds at 18th & College, Quincy, IL When: Saturday, October 15th, 2016 Time: 12:00 Noon For more information, contact: Mike Holbrook at 653- 5555 or David Klingele at 222-8652. Thank You … [Read more...]