Bishop Robert Barron’s PRIEST, PROPHET, KING

ADVENT will be upon us in four weeks. This is our time to reflect upon the coming of the presence of God. HOW WELL DO WE KNOW JESUS the Anointed One – the ultimate priest, prophet and king foreshadowed throughout the Hebrew Scriptures?  We will explore our relationship with Jesus Christ through Fr. Robert Barron’s new DVD-based Study Program: Priest, Prophet, King. We want to better … [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 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...]