What's happening this week

  • VIRTUAL ROSARY

    Come Pray the Rosary

    On Sunday evenings at 7:30 p.m., we continue to virtually to pray the Glorious Mysteries of the Holy Rosary of the Most Blessed Virgin Mary.  We are utilizing the Zoom conferencing platform and you can join using your computer, iPad, or calling the number provided on your phone.   We are available beginning at 7:20 p.m. for check in and conversation.  The rosary begins promptly at 7:30 p.m. 

    Join us on this link: https://us02web.zoom.us/ j/2505349106

    Or by phone:  312 626 6799
    Meeting ID: 250 534 9106

    If you are not familiar with Zoom, check out this video:  https://www.youtube. com/watch?v=9isp3qPeQ0E

  • FOOD PANTRY - CATHOLIC CHARITIES

    STOCK THE PANTRY!!

    Catholic Charities (CC) has seen an 300% increase in the use of the food pantry since the pandemic. St. Mary is helping to stock their shelves.  Donations will be collected every other week and delivered the Wednesday following the collection week.  Donations will be collected in bins behind the Parish Office at 40 E. Burlington.  (use the drive through for easy drop off).

    Gift cards should be placed in the Office mailbox and clearly marked for Catholic Charities food drive. 

    The most requested items:  Canned vegetables, canned soup, dry cereal, oatmeal, peanut butter, jelly, pasta, pasta sauce, rice, flour/corn flour, cooking oil, tuna and canned fruit and fruit juice, or gift cards (no money at this time).  

    Use the Sign up Genius to volunteer (recommended) or feel free to leave any non-perishables items. Here is the link to the signupgenius, click the tab for the week you want to donate and or help deliver the items collected.

    https://www.signupgenius.com/tabs/93D7EDC04AFCAE4C71-catholic1


  • TOTUS TUUS SUMMER YOUTH CAMP 2021

    June 27 to July 2, 2021 -  St. Mary Church

    Register for a week long summer camp. It is open to  students entering 1st grade through 12th grade.

    DAY PROGRAM: GRADES 1-6      -       EVENING PROGRAM: GRADES 7-12 

    TOTUS TUUS means "Totally Yours" and it is a week long camp/youth group experience for students entering 1st grade through 12th grade. Students entering grades 1-6 will meet during the day and play games while exploring their faith in a fun environment. Students entering grades 7-12 will explore their faith on a deeper level and have fun sharing different ideas about faith with their peers.

    The TOTUS TUUS program aims to inspire young people to long for holiness, develop a deep desire for conversion and personally renew their faith with a stronger prayer life.

    All camp levels are directed by a team of college  students that will engage students at their level.

    Spaces are limited. Please register early!

    For inquiries and reservations, please call the Office of Faith Formation at 708-447-6812. Please visit https://vocations.archchicago.org/events/totus-tuus/parent-information-registration to register or to learn more details.