SACRAMENTS OF INITIATION
Celebration of Entrance into Christ’s Church
You must be a registered parishioner.
At least one Godparent must be a practicing Catholic.
Parents must register for a Baptism class before your baby is baptized.
Celebration of Sharing Fully at Christ’s Altar of Sacrifice & Communion with Jesus and His Church.
This Sacrament is normally celebrated in 2nd Grade and is a 2 year program.
The Holy Mass
Saturday: Vigil: 4:30pm
Sunday: 7:30am, 9:30am, 11:00am, & 12:30pm (Polish)
Monday through Friday: 8:30am
Celebration of the Gifts of the Holy Spirit
This Sacrament is normally celebrated in 8th Grade and is a 2 year program.
Celebration of the Rites of Christian Initiation of Adults.
This process is for adults who would like to join the Roman Catholic Church and have never been Baptized, or were Baptized in another Christian denomination.
There is also a process for children (RCIC) and teens (RCIT). RCIA/RCIT contact – Ms. Mary Sue Kegl at Parish office.
SACRAMENTS OF HEALING
ANOINTING OF THE SICK
Celebration of God’s Restorative Love & Forgiveness
The Sacrament offers strength to the living.
If someone becomes seriously ill, please call the Parish Rectory.
Ministers of Care are available to bring Holy Communion and/ or visit with the sick and homebound.
Celebrating God’s Forgiveness through Personal Confession
Saturday Afternoon: 3:30 p. m. or Call for an appointment.
8:45am-9:00am Sunday during Advent & Lent
SACRAMENTS OF COMMITMENT
Celebration of God’s Blessings on the Loving Union between Man and Woman.
Please call the Parish Rectory several months in advance.
Pre-Cana for engaged couples is required by the Archdiocese, a simple ten step process.
Register on-line at www.marriageandfamilyministries.org
Couples inventory required on-line.
Celebration of Ordained Service to the Church.
The three degrees of the Sacrament of Holy Orders are Bishop, Priest and Deacon.
All three are conferred by the Sacramental Act called “ordination”, The Laying on of Hands.
Parish Contact – Fr. Ed Cronin, Fr. Joe Mol and Fr. Jan Wachala
Archdiocese of Chicago Vocation Director
Fr. Francis Bitterman (312) 534-8298 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org