ARE YOU INTERESTED IN BECOMING CATHOLIC?

We’ll have an inquiry meeting on Sunday morning, August 28th between the Masses (approximately 9:40 a.m.) in the Michigan Room #101 of the Parish Center. Email Melissa Carnall our Pastoral Associate at mcarnall@oldstmarys.com if you are interested and/or thinking about it!

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Already Catholic? Want to share your faith? Consider being a sponsor for an inquirer into the faith! Contact Melissa Carnall, mcarnall@oldstmarys.com, if you are interested.

JOIN US IN PRAYING TO END VIOLENCE

It seems that violence is all around us in many different forms:  in our community, in our country, and all around the world.  There is something that each of us can do to help:  PRAY!  Pray to end gun violence, domestic violence, economic violence, environmental violence.  And join with parishioners of both Old St. Mary’s and Old St. Patrick’s in

An Anti-Violence Vigil on Wednesday, August 31, 2016 from 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at Old St. Patrick’s Church 700 W. Adams (at Desplaines)

“Where two or three are gathered in my name, I am there among them.” —- Matthew 18:20

Parking is available at Old St. Pat’s in the Lot on the west side of Desplaines, between Madison and Monroe. A volunteer will be in the lot to distribute parking passes. There will also be carpooling from Old St. Mary’s parking lot at 6 p.m.

ACCEPTING REGISTRATIONS FOR RELIGIOUS EDUCATION CLASSES

Old St. Mary’s is accepting registrations for Religious Education classes for 2016-2017.  The program is open to all children in kindergarten through eighth grade (or  older if they have not been confirmed). The general enrollment fee is $300 for one child and $150 for each additional child in the same family.  Sacrament Fees are $40 which covers both First Reconciliation and First  Communion. Sacrament fee for  children preparing for Confirmation is $80.

Enrollment forms are available in the Church (Commons area) or can be completed and submitted here on our website.  Just click the title FAMILY RELIGIOUS EDUCATION below to go to our Religious Education information and Registration page on our website. Payment can also be made through our website.

Family Religious Education