Mother Church of the Catholic Diocese of Joliet

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Applications to Adopt-A-Bed
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Easter Holiday Parish Office Hours

Holy Thursday, April 18                 8:30am—4:30pm
Good Friday, April 19                   8:30am—12:00pm
Holy Saturday,  April 20                9:00am-12:00pm
Easter Sunday, April 21                 CLOSED
Easter Monday, April 22                 CLOSED









Holy Thursday, April 18
7:00pm     Mass of the Lord's Supper
                 
Most. Rev. R. Daniel Conlon presiding

Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament until Midnight
Friday of the Passion of the Lord (Good Friday), April 19
8:00am      Morning Prayer
3:00pm      Reading of the Lord's Passion, Veneration of the Cross, Holy Communion                         Most. Rev. R. Daniel Conlon presiding
6:00pm      Stations of the Cross

Holy Saturday, April 20
8:00am      Morning Prayer
11:00am    Blessing of the Easter Baskets
8:00pm      Easter Vigil Mass
                  Most. Rev. R. Daniel Conlon presiding

Easter Sunday of the Resurrection of the Lord, April 21
7:30am     Rev.  Benedict Zele
9:00am     Rev.  William Dewan
10:30am   Rev. Nepi Willemsen
12:00pm   Rev. Nepi Willemsen

There is no 7:00pm Mass

Monday within the Octave of Easter, April 22
8:00am Mass (There is no 6:30am Mass )
Sacrament of Reconciliation—Every Saturday at 4:00pm


RISE TO GREATNESS

Cathedral of Saint Raymond School

To book a campus tour, visit straymond.net/school
or call us at 815.722.6653.

Before and After School Care available.


Ohio native Connor Flanagan is a recording artist known for his authentic stage presence and unique musical presentation. A special CONCERT with Connor, sponsored by FOLLOW Youth Ministry will be held on Sunday, May 5 at St. Paul the Apostle, 130 Woodlawn Ave. in Joliet. Doors open at 6:00pm. Concert at 6:30pm.

Committed to writing music that resonates with the human experience, Connor’s storytelling abilities, paired with his Hip-Hop vibe, are what set him apart and allow him to connect with people from all walks of life. Connor is one of the many incredible artists who performs each summer at the Steubenville Conferences across the country.

Cost is only $5. All ages welcome. Invite your family and friends.

Contact Jeremy Hylka, Director of Youth Ministry, for more info at youth@followym.com


EXTREME Abortion Bills
Introduced in Illinois Legislature! House Bill 2467 & Senate Bill 1594 Repeals Illinois Parental Notification of Abortion Act.  House Bill 2495 and Senate Bill 1942 repeals current state ban or partial-birth abortions, defines abortion as a fundamental right, removes abortion clinics from regulations for serious medical procedures and removes the requirement that only doctors can perform abortions. Stay updated at www.icatholic.org and sign up for I-CAN at: www.ilcatholic.org/take-action/join-i-can.  


2019 Catholic Ministries Annual Appeal-Signs of Hope
The CMAA supports 30 ministries that benefit every parish, the appeal not only funds many of the operations of the Diocese, it funds services that are of great help to the ministries here at St. Raymond!  The CMAA funds helps support our Grade School, Religious Education Classes, Youth Ministry, Marriage Prep, RCIA, Development and Stewardship, Pro-Life, Justice & Peace, Men's Groups... Our parish goal for the 2019 CMAA is $94.300 and 70% of any amount we raise over goal will be returned to us for our use. This is a great opportunity for St. Raymond! Please prayerfully consider your support of the 2019 Catholic Ministries Annual Appeal. 

Catholic Sports Camps are faith-filled experiences during the summer where leaders are built, sports are played, and faith is strengthened. Registration for the camps is now open. The camps' mission is to teach children (ages 6-17) sports through the leadership and teachings of the Catholic Church.
Visit www.catholicsportscamps.org for more information. 
Baseball • Basketball • Cross Country • Football • Golf • Hockey • Volleyball 


Parish Office Hours
Monday-Thursday           8:30-4:30pm
Friday                              8:30-3:00pm
Saturday                         9:00am-12:00pm
Sunday                            CLOSED 


 

 

MASS SCHEDULE

Sunday Masses

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

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

Sacrament of Reconciliation
Saturdays at 4:00pm
(or by appointment)

Holy Days of Obligation

Vigil 7:00pm  Holy Day 6:00pm


Eucharistic Adoration
Second Tuesday of the Month
3:00pm to 7:00pm

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



 



DIRECTIONS


SCAM ALERT!!!
Cyber crime has hit St. Raymond and is hitting dioceses nationwide. If/when you receive an email from Fr. Bill Dewan or Rev. William Dewan with a @gmail account as the sender requesting you to purchase a gift card,  please delete it! It is a scam! This email scam is also using other priests’ names in the diocese asking for money or gift cards. All are being sent from an @gmail account. Parishioners can and should contact the parish office to verify the legitimacy of any suspicious request they may receive or may have received. 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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