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Christmas Eve- Saturday, December 24, 2016

4:00 pm in the church(once the church is full, you will be directed to Providence Catholic High School for  4:15 pm Mass

4:15 pm at Providence Catholic High School in the gym

6:00 pm in the church

Midnight in the Church

Christmas Day- Sunday December 25, 2016

7:00 am in the Church

9:00 am in the Church

11:00 am in the Church


 Opportunities for the Sacrament of Reconciliation during


  • Saturday, December 10     3:30-4:30 pm
  • Wednesday, December 14 6:30-7:00 pm ( First Reconciliation takes place at 6pm on December 14.  You are welcome to join the children, and come when you wish.
  • Saturday, December 17      3:30-4:30 pm
  • Wednesday, December 21 9:15-9:45 am
  • Wednesday December 21 7:00 pm- ADVENT PARISH RECONCILIATION SERVICE -This will be the last opportunity to receive the Sacrament of Reconciliation prior to Christmas



Exciting Opportunities to Serve
our Brothers and Sisters in Need
and Grow Closer to the Lord

Join us at Mass this weekend and pick up a copy of our Parish Bulletin for more information on the exciting things happening in our Parish.




If you are an adult, who is considering becoming Catholic, we would love to assist you in your faith journey through an exciting and deeply enriching  process in the Catholic Church called the Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults - commonly referred to as RCIA.

We are willing to meet with you to discuss any questions you might have.

Click here for contact information.



Mass Schedule

Saturday Evening: 5:00 pm
Sunday: 7:00am, 9:00am, 11:00am, 7:00pm
Monday thru Saturday: 7:30am
Wednesday: 8:30 am,

St. Jude School Mass during school year: Thursday: 9:30am 

Sacrament of Reconciliation (Confession)

Saturday: 3:30pm - 4:30pm

September thru May: Wednesday: 6:30pm - 7:00pm  

December 10
Saturday 4:30 PM
A St. Vincent de Paul truck will be parked in the front lot. Please bring your bagged donations to Mass with you! Sponsored by Faith Formation
Front parking lot of Church
December 10
Saturday 6:00 PM
Last year, we were able to greet parishioners and visitors alike with a Christmas card at all of our Christmas Masses. We are collecting unused Christmas cards and asking for your help in signing them. Christmas Card Signing Event will take place after all the Masses on the weekend of December 10/11
Church Narthex
December 13
Tuesday 6:00 PM
All Men are invited to an Open House On Tuesday, December 13th at Beggars's Pizza in New Lenox with free food and chances to win up to $250 in cash prizes ($5/ chance with /100 squares available. Dinner/ Game starts at 6:00pm
Beggars Pizza- New Lenox
December 15
Thursday 9:30 AM
The St. Jude Student Council would like to invite ALL seniors of our parish to join us on Thursday, December 15 for Mass at 9:30 am, followed by a delicious Brunch in our gym. Please join us.
Call the School Office at 815/485-2549 to make a reservation
December 17
Saturday 9:00 AM
Breakfast with Santa sponsored by the Knights of Columbus.
Adults $8/ Seniors over 60 & children 2-10 : $6, Family of 4\;$25 each additional child $2. pancakes, French toast, scrambled eggs, hash browns, sausage, ham, biscuits and gravy, fruit, coffee, tea, juice and milk.
Please bring your own camera.
Franciscan Hall