Image

  • St. Jude relic to visit St. Aloysius Parish

    St. Jude relic to visit St. Aloysius Parish

    St. Jude Thaddeus, Apostle of the Lord and preacher of the Good News, is the patron of hope and of difficult situations. This Lent, through the intercession of St. Jude, all are welcome to join the parishioners of St. Aloysius Parish in Springfield as they pray for God’s grace in letting go of what keeps us spiritually “stuck” in the quagmire of life’s difficulties.

    Read More
  • SDCCW to hold Lenten retreat

    All women are invited to attend the 2020 Springfield Diocesan Council of Catholic Women (SDCCW) Lenten retreat March 24-25 at Villa Maria Catholic Life Center on Lake Springfield. Father Brian Alford, pastor of St. Jude Parish in Rochester and vocation director for the Diocese of Springfield in Illinois, will serve as retreat master.

    Read More
  • SDCCW scholarship competition opened

    The Springfield Diocesan Council of Catholic Women (SDCCW) is offering four 0 scholarships to recognize outstanding Catholic female high school seniors. Applicants will be judged on how they exemplify the SDCCW’s mission values of leadership, faith and service.

    Read More
  • Lent begins Feb. 26

    Lent begins Feb. 26

    Journey with us at dio.org/lent

    Lent is the 40-day, penitential season of preparation for Easter. It begins on Ash Wednesday (Feb. 26) and ends with the paschal triduum Holy Thursday (April 9), Good Friday (April 10) and Holy Saturday (April 11).

    Read More
  • Hey Father - What is the Catholic Church’s teaching on evolution?

    What is the Catholic Church’s teaching on evolution?

    — Stan in Liberty

    Read More
  • Bishop Paprocki's Public Schedule

    Bishop Paprocki's public schedule for the weeks of February 23 and March 1.

    Read More
  • Diocesan Datebook

    Daily events occuring throughout the Diocese

    Read More
  • 1