Upcoming Parish Events & More
Click-Now Playing- New as of September 26..
On Forming and Being Intentional Disciples- 11 insightful minutes!
Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults (RCIA) begins October 9
First session is October 9, 7 PM to 9 PM in Muldoon Room.
Is there someone you should invite? Have you been thinking about joining the Catholic faith? Catholic, but have not received all the Sacraments? This is a program for those inquiring about the faith, know they want to join the Catholic Church, or for those who are Catholic but have not received all the sacraments, such as Reconciliation, Holy Communion, Confirmation. Contact Dcn. Greg for more info. firstname.lastname@example.org or 630-232-0124 x. 110
Annual Memorial Cross Display
Set Up: Saturday, Oct. 4, 8:40 AM
Mass at 8 AM, then, join us on the front lawn at St. Peter to help erect this beautiful, heartbreaking, tribute to the 3,560 babies aborted each day in the US. Bring work gloves, hammer/mallet.
Pet Blessing on Feast of St. Francis
Saturday, Oct. 4, Noon near the main entrance of church.
Bring your pet to be blessed by Fr. Slawek.
National Life Chain Sunday
October 5, 2:30-3:30 PM
Meet at corner of Rt. 64 and Rt. 25, St. Charles. With our St. Pat's parishioners we will pray silently with signs on the roadside.
The Communion of Saints
Monday, Oct. 6, 9 AM -10 AM; repeated 7 PM - 8 PM, in Seton Hall
The Communion of Saints ... they're everywhere! Join parishioner and RCIA team member, Jim Schulz to lean how they can help you.
Parish Monthly Dinner Oktoberfest Theme
A tribute to our beloved Fr. Mike Chernetzki
Sunday, Oct. 9, 6 PM $12/family; $6/individual
Apple pie baking contest and a pie auction. And a good meal too! Get ready to bake your favorite apple pie and be judged by a prestigious (well as prestigious as we could talk into judging) group of hungry judges. Why bake a pie for auction? Because the money will go to a beautiful, semi-circular bench across the sidewalk from our JPII memorial and will be dedicated to Fr. Mike in memoriam.
Worldwide 40 Days for Life
Our Day: Wednesday, October 15
Pick any hour from 7 AM -7 PM. Offer private prayers outside of the largest abortion mills in our nation, Planned Parenthood, Aurora, 3051 E. New York St. Your prayerful presence could make a difference to a woman thinking of abortion that day.
St. Peter Community Food Pantry Gala! For the Whole Family
Saturday, November 1, 5:30 PM, McLoughlin Hall
Come join the fun, food, prizes, raffle, games for the kids
A fundraiser to feed the hungry among us. Adutls $5; children $2.
Parish Retreat:GOD IS!
Saturday, Nov. 8, 8 AM ending with Mass at 4:30 PM.
We will be taking registrations in early October. A repeat of last winter's retreat. If you didn't attend, mark your calendar! Ninety-six per cent of the retreat-goers gave it very positive reviews. Don’t miss an incredible opportunity to super-charge your life! Come and hear why God is relevant and the only true source of joy. Come and learn how incredible you are and how much God loves you. Come and hear the Good News of Salvation shared personally and dynamically.
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Our parish is focused on deepening our prayer & faith life in 2014. Using short video's, the topic will change every few weeks. So watch, learn, pray and tell your friends to tune in and join in the journey. Playing now ...
New Movie as of Sept. 26: Forming & Being Intentional Disciples - 11 insightful minutes