Special Events

FORGIVEN: Transforming the Power of Confession is a series which explores the grace and healing offered in Confession and shows the depth and abundance of God’s love through this sacrament of mercy. This 5-week study is a video-based program which explores scriptures and the Rite itself, inviting each of us to experience His immense love in the Sacrament of Reconciliation. Videos are about 30 minutes with discussion to follow. Study books are available if you desire to go into more depth, but are not required as some handouts will be provided. Join Sandy Pollock on Mondays at 1:00 pm or 7:00 pm from February 4th to March 4th. Sessions will be held in Mary Hall.

To sign up, for further questions, or to order a study guidebook, email Sandy at ssmcjones@gmail.com or call the parish office at 815-385-0024.

** Spend this time to prepare for Lent through the beautiful sacrament of reconciliation which heals our brokenness with God. **


From the Augustine Institute, an all new Lectio series that will help you uncover the gifts of sacred scripture and sacred tradition.  Discover the ancient church practice of Lectio Divina.  A means of praying with scripture that is both accessible and life-changing.  Learn the secret to opening your hearts and minds to Scripture as the means to hear God and respond in conversation.  Each session will take place in Mary Hall & last 1 hour and 15 minutes long, and the study goes for (6) six weeks.  March 11 – April 15, and will be offered twice per day; 1pm & 7pm.  The study book costs $25.. Please call the Parish Office  – 815-385-0024 or call/text Samantha at 815-236-5805 to sign up.

5th Annual Women’s Day of Reflection for the McHenry Deanery CCW

Save the date! Saturday, March 23rd, at the Church of Holy Apostles, 5211 W. Bull Valley Road, McHenry, IL. Our guest speaker will be Msgr. Martin Heinz, pastor of St. Joseph Church, Richmond, IL. Watch this site for more details for this event and to sign up!