Super Bowl Pregame Tailgate Party

Sunday, February 12th, 2023 3:00 p.m.—5:00 p.m. $50 ticket lets you enjoy: food and refreshments / a chance at the drawing for $1,000 cash / a chance at $200 per quarter / $50 reverse score every quarter / $25 automatically for doubles / pre-game activities (only 100 tickets sold) A donation at the door lets you enjoy the food, refreshments and pre-game activities. See a Men’s Club member in the narthex after our weekend Masses, or contact Steve Huettemann at 815-252-8142 or Dave Reid at 630-918-1308 for raffle tickets. Donations to the Men’s Club Super Bowl Pregame Tailgate Party are appreciated. The Men’s Club supports our parish and our people. … Read More

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Bishop Hicks’ Monthly Column

January 2023 – Peace be with you Recently, while visiting a parish, I noticed a “peace pole” on the property, surrounded by beautiful landscaping and benches. The pole had four sides, with each side displaying an inscription about peace. The expressions of peace moved from the general to the specific:                 Peace on Earth                Peace for our Nation                Peace within our Church                Peace in our Hearts As I contemplated that simple yet beautiful peace pole, I realized that peace is something we all long for, and yet can seem so unattainable. St. Augustine captured the unreachable nature of peace when he… Read More

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