Holy Name Good Friday Fish Dinner

The Holy Name men will be serving fish and fries after The Lord’s Passion on Good Friday,  April 19. There will be a free will donation! … [Read more...]

Holy Week Schedule

Wednesday, April 17th Adoration of The Blessed Sacrament - 1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. Benediction of The Blessed Sacrament - 5:00 p.m. Mass at 5:30 p.m. Soup Supper Holy Thursday, April 18th 7:00 p.m. - Mass of the Lord's Supper 8:00 p.m. - Midnight - Prayer Vigil to Follow Mass Good Friday, April 19th 3:00 p.m. - Celebration of the Lord's Passion Saturday, April 20th 8:00 p.m. - Easter … [Read more...]

Palm Sunday Chicken Dinner

The Holy Name Men will be serving Fried Chicken, Potatoes and Gravy, Corn, Beans, Desert, and Drinks from 10:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.  All for $7.00/Adults and $4/Kids.  Proceeds to benefit St. Francis School. … [Read more...]

St. Francis School Newsletter – March 29, 2019

Lunch/ After-Care Bills All bills must be paid in full by May 1st in order to register for 2019-2020 school year. Registration will be held until paid in full. New This Year Spring Picture Day will be on Monday, April 1st at St. Francis. This is an opportunity for your child to have a full portrait with a variety of backgrounds. This is a dress up day, for example, what you may want your … [Read more...]

St. Francis School Newsletter – March 8, 2019

Buffalo Wild Wings Fundraiser Wednesday, March 20th from 4-9 p.m. Due to the overwhelming response to our BWW night on Feb. 28th, they have offered to host another fundraiser for the 8th grade. The restaurant will be better staffed and ready for our group to be there. A great big THANK YOU to all who helped support this fundraiser. Please stop by for round 2 for more wings !!! QND … [Read more...]

Bishop Paprocki: Tell lawmakers to vote no on extreme abortion bills

CATHOLIC TIMES March 3, 2019 Lex Cordis Caritas The Law of the Heart is Love Most Reverend Thomas John Paprocki Bishop of Springfield in Illinois Tell lawmakers to vote no on extreme abortion bills My dear brothers and sisters in Christ, It is not surprising that the movie, Gosnell: The Trial of America's Biggest Serial Killer, did not win any Oscar awards last Sunday night. The … [Read more...]

Eucharistic Adoration During Lent

As part of our Lenten devotions, St. Francis Parish will be offering Eucharistic Adoration on March 6 (Ash Wednesday), March 13, March 20, March 27, and April 10. Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament will be on Wednesday afternoons from 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.  We would like to have at least 3-4 people who will commit to one hour during this period of time.  To sign up online, go … [Read more...]

Holy Name Fish Fry – Ash Wednesday – 4:30 p.m. until 7:00 p.m.

Ash Wednesday - March 6, 2019 Serving from 4:30 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. Catfish and Pollock Fillets German and American Potato Sald Many other sides, Kids' Meals, Homemade Desserts and Drinks … [Read more...]

St. Francis School Newsletter – March 1, 2019

Mardi Gras is This Tuesday, March 5 The Mardi Gras Committee requests each family to send the following item according to the first letter of their last name:  A-G two liter bottle of soda or juice for snack area  H-L four cans of soda or juice for penny toss game M-R $2-$5. for raffle gift cards S-Z One dozen prepackaged snack items We have some students who require … [Read more...]

Extreme Abortion Legislation in Illinois General Assembly – Contact Your Legislators Today

Start Here To Contact Your Legislators Today Illinois Bishops Warn Against Extreme Abortion Legislation in General Assembly As Illinois faces so many pressing issues involving human life and dignity, it is incomprehensible that our elected officials have decided the pressing issue of the day is to enhance the chances that the lives of the most vulnerable and voiceless will be taken. Their … [Read more...]