Sunday, 08 July 2018 17:31

Diocesan Datebook

Rate this item
(0 votes)

Sunday, Sept. 16

BETHALTO — K. of C. Buffet Chicken Dinner, Our Lady Queen of Peace Church, 132 Butcher, 11:30 a.m.-2 p.m. Adults $10, children (6-10) $5. Adult carry-outs available, public welcome and handicap accessible.

DECATUR — Mass, HSHS St. Mary’s Hospital Chapel, 5 p.m.

EFFINGHAM — Catholic Charities Spaghetti Lunch, K. of C. hall, 10:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. Food sponsored by Joe’s Pizza and Pasta, adults $8, children $6. Carry-out and drive-thru available. Tickets available at Catholic Charities, Joe’s Pizza and Pasta, Catholic Charities advisory board members or staff and purchased at the door. For information, (217) 857-1458. All proceeds to support the mission and ministries of Catholic Charities.

SPRINGFIELD — Late evening Mass at St. Katharine Drexel, (Sacred Heart Church) 8 p.m.

Monday, Sept. 17

PITTSFIELD — RCIA/Adult Education classes, St. Mary’s Church, 7 p.m. Presenter, Father Mark Schulte, pastor. This class will take place every Monday from now until Easter. All are welcome, please bring a friend.

Tuesday, Sept. 18

EFFINGHAM — Eat at Mom’s Breastfeeding Class, St. Anthony’s Memorial Hospital auditorium, 6:30 p.m. Pre-registration required (217) 347-1529.

SPRINGFIELD — Grief Support Group for those who have lost a loved one, HSHS St. John’s Hospital, 4:30-6 p.m. For information, (217) 544-6464, ext. 55675.

SPRINGFIELD — Survivors of Suicide Group for those who have lost a loved one to suicide, HSHS St. John’s Hospital, 6:45-8 p.m. For information, (217) 544-6464, ext. 55675.

Wednesday, Sept. 19

BETHALTO — K. of C. and American Red Cross Blood Drive, Senior Citizens Center, 100 E. Central St., 4-8 p.m.

DECATUR — Intercessory Prayer, Sisters of Christ, 1 p.m. Contact Pat Mulvany (217) 521-9196.

GRANITE CITY — Exposition and Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament, Holy Family Church, 8:30 a.m.-7 p.m., Chaplet of Divine Mercy at 3 p.m., Mother of Perpetual Help Devotions and Benediction, 7 p.m.

SPRINGFIELD — Legion of Mary, Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, for both men and women, 6 p.m.

Thursday, Sept. 20

DECATUR — Mass, HSHS St. Mary’s Hospital Chapel, 11:30 a.m.-noon.

SPRINGFIELD — Legion of Mary, Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, rosary, 6:30 a.m.

SPRINGFIELD — Catholic Mass, Memorial Medical Center, noon (217) 788-3585.

SPRINGFIELD — Eucharistic Adoration, Little Flower Church, 7:30 a.m.-4 p.m. Contact Rachel (217) 529-1606.

SPRINGFIELD — Eucharistic Adoration, St. Joseph Church, 1345 N. 6th St., 5:15-6:15 p.m.

Friday, Sept. 21

JACKSONVILLE — 12-Hour Adoration, Our Saviour Church, Holy Cross Chapel, 9 a.m.-9 p.m. Rosary for priests, 11 a.m., Chaplet of Divine Mercy, 3 p.m.

SPRINGFIELD — Legion of Mary, Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, rosary, 6:30 a.m.

Saturday, Sept. 22

CHARLESTON — St. Hedwig’s Oktoberfest, Newman Catholic Center, Mass 5 p.m., German dinner, beer, games and music 6-10 p.m. Proceeds to benefit St. Hedwig Haus of Hospitality.

SPRINGFIELD — HOPE (Helping Other People Excel) is collecting old unused paint cans, Blessed Sacrament Parish parking lot, 8:30-11:30 a.m. Latex paint only. Donation, $5 per can and tax deductible. 501©3 letters available. Monies collected to help support a medical clinic for women and young girls in Nicaragua.

Sunday, Sept. 23

DECATUR — Mass, HSHS St. Mary’s Hospital Chapel, 5 p.m.-noon.

SPRINGFIELD – Late evening Mass at St. Katharine Drexel, (Sacred Heart Church) 8 p.m.

Monday, Sept. 24

ALTAMONT – HSHS St. Anthony’s Memorial Hospital home care, blood pressure screenings, Municipal Building, 11-11:30 a.m.

Tuesday, Sept. 25

DECATUR — Mass, HSHS St. Mary’s Hospital Chapel, 11:30 a.m.-noon.

NEWTON — HSHS St. Anthony’s Memorial Hospital home care, blood pressure screenings, Jasper County Senior Center, 10:30-11:30 a.m.

QUINCY — Card Party, St. Rose of Lima Parish Hall, 715 Chestnut. Doors open at 11 a.m., lunch served at noon, $6. Door prizes and raffles. Reservations not required, but to reserve a table call (217) 316-6737.

SPRINGFIELD — Catholic Mass, Memorial Medical Center, noon (217) 788-3585.

SPRINGFIELD — Legion of Mary, Christ the King Parish library, 9 a.m.

SPRINGFIELD — Grief Support Group for those who have lost a loved one, HSHS St. John’s Hospital, 4:30-6 p.m. For information, (217) 544-6464, ext. 55675.

Wednesday, Sept. 26

CARLINVILLE — 90th Annual SDCCW Convention, Ss. Mary and Joseph Church. Registration and continental breakfast, 8 a.m. Convention 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Deadline to register Sept. 16 to Joyce Knodle, (217) 825-5150 or email . Rooms have been reserved at Magnuson Grand Hotel, no later than Sept. 17 to get convention rate. Convention presenter, Patty Schneier from the St. Louis Archdiocese.

DECATUR — Intercessory Prayer, Sisters of Christ, 1 p.m. Contact Pat Mulvany (217) 521-9196.

EFFINGHAM — HSHS St. Anthony’s Memorial Hospital’s Women’s Services, Breastfeeding Support Group, Women’s Wellness Center, 900 W. Temple, Suite 108, 5 p.m. For information, contact Ashley Davis (217) 347-1638.

GRANITE CITY — Exposition and Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament, Holy Family Church, 8:30 a.m.-7 p.m., Chaplet of Divine Mercy at 3 p.m., Mother of Perpetual Help Devotions and Benediction, 7 p.m.

Thursday, Sept. 27

DECATUR — Mass, HSHS St. Mary’s Hospital Chapel, 11:30 a.m.-noon.

EFFINGHAM — HSHS St. Anthony’s Memorial Hospital Women’s Services, Breast Cancer Support Group, Women’s Wellness Center, 900 W. Temple, Suite 108, 5:30 p.m.

SPRINGFIELD — Legion of Mary, Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, rosary, 6:30 a.m.

SPRINGFIELD — Eucharistic Adoration, Little Flower Church, 7:30 a.m.-4 p.m. Contact Rachel (217) 529-1606.

SPRINGFIELD — Catholic Mass, Memorial Medical Center, noon (217) 788-3585.

SPRINGFIELD — Eucharistic Adoration, St. Joseph Church, 1345 N. 6th St., 5:15-6:15 p.m.

Friday, Sept. 28

SPRINGFIELD — Legion of Mary, Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, rosary, 6:30 a.m.

VANDALIA — Our Sorrowful Mother’s Ministry, 318 N. 8th St. “Spiritual Warfare” retreat begins Friday at 4 p.m. through Sunday, Sept. 30 after 9 a.m. Mass. Facilitator, Father Ricardo Pineda, CPM. To register online osmm.org or call Marianne at (618) 292-8039.

Saturday, Sept. 29

CHATHAM — Art and Craft Fair, St. Joseph the Worker Church, Craft Fair (inside) 8:30 a.m.-3 p.m. Touch-a-Truck (outside) 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Food and drink also available for purchase. For information contact Mel (217) 725-8413.

TEUTOPOLIS — Catholic Charities Fall Fun Run, Community Park. Registration 7 a.m. at the pavilion, one mile run/walk $10, 5K walk $20, 5K run $20. For information or to register early (217) 857-1458.

Sunday, Sept. 30

DECATUR — Mass, HSHS St. Mary’s Hospital Chapel, 5 p.m.

SPRINGFIELD – Late evening Mass at St. Katharine Drexel, (Sacred Heart Church) 8 p.m.

Friday, Oct. 26

SAINT-MARY-OF-THE-WOODS, Ind. — “Come and See Weekend Retreat” with the Sisters of Providence. Retreat is free and for single Catholic women ages 18-42 considering religious life. Weekend continues through Sunday, Oct. 28. For information or to register go to ComeandSee.SistersofProvidence.org or email Jason Moon at or call (812) 535-2810.

Ongoing

DECATUR — Perpetual Eucharistic Adoration, HSHS St. Mary’s Hospital chapel, (217) 877-6716.

DECATUR — Legion of Mary, St. Patrick Church, every Friday at 9:45 a.m. For information, (217) 864-3187.

DECATUR — First Saturday of the month Mass, St. Mary’s Hospital chapel, 10 a.m.

EDWARDSVILLE — Rosary recited on the 13th of each month through Oct. 13, Calvary Cemetery, Shrine of Our Lady of Fatima, 2 p.m. Bring a lawn chair, if raining, meet in the cemetery chapel. Sponsored by St. Mary and St. Mark Parish, (618) 452-5180.

EFFINGHAM — Perpetual Eucharistic Adoration, HSHS St. Anthony’s Memorial Hospital chapel, (217) 343-3748.

HIGHLAND — Perpetual Eucharistic Adoration, HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital chapel, (618) 654-9642.

Read 266 times
More in this category: « Diocesan Datebook