Eucharistic Adoration

As part of our Lenten devotions, St. Francis Parish will be offering Eucharistic Adoration on 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

Ash Wednesday - March 6, 2019 Serving from 4:00 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...]

“THE MASS” Study

For Lent 2019 we will be continuing Bishop Barron's study of THE MASS video series. The Mass is a call from God and a response from us, his people, the church of how we are intimately joined with the Body, Blood, Soul and Divinity of Jesus through the Holy Eucharist.  The dates for our Lenten studies on Tuesdays at 7:00-8:30 pm are:  March 12, March 19 and March 26.  To register contact John … [Read more...]

Boy Scout Soup Supper – Saturday, January 26th

St. Francis Cub Scout Pack 22 and Boy Scout Troop 22 is having a soup supper on Saturday, January 26 from 4-7 p.m. in the St. Francis Parish Hall.  The Scouts will be serving a choice of three soups -- chicken noodle, chili, and hot spicy chili soup.  In addition, there will be grilled cheese sandwiches, corn bread, drinks, and homemade pie for dessert.  Din-in tickets are available at the door … [Read more...]

Christmas Mass Times & News Year’s Day Mass Times

Christmas Mass Times Christmas Eve - 4:00 p.m., 6:00 p.m., 8:00 p.m., and 10:00 p.m. Christmas Day - 8:00 a.m. and 10:00 a.m. New Year's Day Mass Times December 31 - 5:30 p.m. January 1 - 8:00 a.m. and 10:00 a.m. … [Read more...]

Sacrament of Reconciliation – December 18 & 19

The Sacrament of Reconciliation during the Advent Season will be offered on December 18 and 19 from 3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. and from 6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. … [Read more...]

Solemnity of the Immaculate Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary – Holy Day of Obligation Mass Times

Saturday, December 8, is the Solemnity of the Immaculate Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary. It is a Holy Day of Obligation even when it falls on a Saturday or Monday. Masses are Friday, December 7 at 5:30 p.m., and on Saturday, December 8 at 6:30 and 8:00 a.m. (In case you're wondering, you CAN NOT fulfill this obligation by attending the 4:30 p.m. Mass on Saturday -- that is a Sunday … [Read more...]

Parish Historical Enrichment – Tues. November 13th

The Pastoral Council is hosting a Parish Enrichment in St. Francis Church.  We are blessed to have Professor Emeritus Dave Costigan of Quincy University lead us.  There will be a brief history of our beautiful church, but most of the evening will be dedicated to the religious statues, paintings and artifacts within our church. The date is Tuesday, November 13 from 7:00-8:00 p.m.  There will be … [Read more...]

Revelation: The Kingdom Yet to Come – A Study From Jeff Cavins & Thomas Smith

Beginning January 2019 Revelation: The Kingdom Yet to Come is an intriguing study that shows how the kingdom established by Christ in his Church is intimately connected with the kingdom of heaven. Here you will discover what the mysterious figures and images of Revelation mean. You will see how Revelation is more than an apocalyptic vision of the "end times." It is a revelation of God as our … [Read more...]

“The Mass” Study – Beginning Advent 2018 (Date Updated)

For ADVENT 2018 and LENT 2019 it is good for us to continue our adult formation by studying THE MASS using Bishop Barron’s video series.  The Mass brings us out of the sinful world and into the heavenly kingdom.  The Mass is a call from God and a response from us his people, the Church and most importantly, how we are intimately joined with the Body, Blood, Soul, and Divinity of Jesus through the … [Read more...]