Cathedral of Saint Raymond Nonnatus

Mother Church of the Diocese of Joliet

   

CATHEDRAL NEWS


Summer Parish Office Hours
Monday-Thursday 8:30am-4:30pm | Friday 8:30am-12:00pm l Saturday 9:00am-12:00pm


Catholic Charities' Back to School Fair Needs Your Help!
St. Raymond is collecting 8 count washable markers.  
We will, of course, accept any school supplies you may donate. We are also requesting donations of any new or "like new" books appropriate for children from pre-school through 12th grade. Cash donations are also accepted and appreciated. 
Collection boxes will be at all church entrances the weekend of June 25-26. 


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Totus Tuus Summer Catechetical Youth Program
Cathedral of St. Raymond Commons
June 26 - July 1, 2016
Please visit our Totus Tuus page HERE


Registration for the 2016-2017 Religious Education school year is now open for all new and current students.
Online Registration Form Available HERE.

New this year.  Religious Education Tuition can now be paid online. You will be redirected to our new secure online giving provided through Our Sunday Visitor (OSV). You may pay in full or by payments. All outstanding balances for current students need to be paid in full prior to registering. For further information visit straymond.net/RE or call 815.722.6653 ext. 212


Diocesan Wedding Anniversary Mass 
Sunday, August 28, 2016 at 2:00pm at the Cathedral.  
Couples who are celebrating their 25th and 50th wedding anniversaries this year and would like to attend the Annual Diocesan Wedding Anniversary Mass are asked to contact the Parish Office.  


Father Brad Baker is very pleased to announce that a new principal has been named for St. Raymond School. Effective July 1, Ms. Marjorie Hill will assume the leadership of our nearly 100-year-old grade school.
Read the full announcement here.


Congratulations CCW Woman of the Year!
Kathy DelRose, Cathedral of St. Raymond Parish, Joliet
Kathy has been a parishioner of St. Raymond for more than 40 years, she serves as a Eucharistic Minister, a Pastoral Care Minister to our homebound, and is president of our St. Vincent de Paul Society. She assists the Thursday morning coffee team, bakes for parish events and delivers flowers to the homebound during Easter and Christmas. She is a longtime member of a small Christian community faith sharing group. She is married to Rudolph “Skip,” and has two children and five grandchildren.


2016 Catholic Ministries Annual Appeal

Please Participate! Your Gift Makes a Difference!  A gift to the CMAA will touch the lives of many in our diocese in a positive way. Together, the gifts of many enable our diocese to deliver needed education, ministry and services to those who need it most. Our parish goal is $ 86,284.00 and with your financial support, we can exceed this goal. When we exceed our goal in paid pledges, we will receive 65% of the amount over goal for use in our parish. To give you a more personal understanding of the work your gift will help us accomplish, please click on the video above called “Giving Thanks” that captures how your support helps the work of our diocese. View Video


Our NEW Online Giving is an easy, safe and convenient way to make offertory contributions to Saint Raymond Parish.  With our new Online Giving website, your donations can be made automatically from your checking, savings, or credit card account(s) into the parish bank account.  This new program offers significant improvements and greater flexibility over our previous ACH/Credit Card program. You can chose your donation dates, types and frequencies, as well as enter multiple payment methods.  Click the logo to the left to access our Online Giving frequently asked questions and learn more about the benefits for you and the benefits for St. Raymond.


The Opening of the Holy Door to begin the Holy Year of Mercy was celebrated here at the Cathedral on Saturday, December 12 at the 5:00pm Mass.  Prior to the beginning of Mass, Bishop Conlon opened the Cathedral's Holy Door, our local way of joining with Pope Francis as he opened the Holy Door in Rome.  Let us honor this Holy Year in joyful celebration of God's extravagant love and mercy.  To learn more about the Jubilee of Mercy and the Opening of the Holy Door, visit the Jubilee of Mercy website HERE.


 
 

CATHEDRAL
MASS SCHEDULE

Sunday Masses

Saturday
5:00pm
Sunday
7:30am | 9:00am | 11:00am
7:00pm

Weekday Masses

Monday-Friday
6:30am | 8:00am
Saturday
8:00am


Holy Days of Obligation

Vigil 7:00pm
Holy Day 6:00pm


Sacrament of Reconciliation
Saturday
4:00pm to 4:45pm

Eucharistic Adoration
Second Tuesday of the Month
(unless otherwise noted)
3:00pm to 7:00pm

Saint Peregrine Devotion
Third Monday of the Month
7:00pm



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