Holy Cross Gala 2016

Gala Deutsch

Feb. 13th – Feb. 21st 

Purchase your tickets for $100 per person in the narthex after Masses or at the parish office during the week.

Ticket prices will increase to $125 per person beginning Feb. 22nd.

To register ONLINE click on the link below.


Light of the World Parish Retreat

St. Paul tells us to live as children of the light, producing every kind of goodness & learning what is pleasing to the Lord. Come let the Light of the World open your eyes to His great love for you and discover the marvelous plans He has – just for you!

It makes no difference where you are on your faith journey – whether just beginning or traveling the path for a while.

God always has more for those open to receiving it. All are welcome – even if you have already attended.

Saturday, Feb. 27                  8:00 AM – 8:00 PM
Sunday, Feb. 28                     8:00 AM – 7:00 PM
Monday, Feb. 29                    6:30 PM – 9:30 PM

Sign up at our display in the narthex or contact Cindy or Paul Augustine:
Phone:  (630) 406-6541                     Email:  cindyaugustine@comcast.net

Regulations for Fast and Abstinence

In the United States, Ash Wednesday and Good Friday are days of fast and abstinence. All other Fridays of Lent are days of abstinence only.

FAST: All adults are bound by the law of fast from the beginning of their nineteenth year up to the beginning of their sixtieth year.

Application: The law of fast allows only one full meal and two lighter meals in the course of a day, and prohibits eating between meals.

Exceptions: Women who are pregnant and persons who are sick are not bound by the law of fast.

ABSTINENCE: All persons who have completed their fourteenth year are bound by the law of abstinence.

Application: The law of abstinence forbids the eating of meat and food prepared with meat or meat by-products.

Doors of Mercy Study Registration Form


Doors of Mercy 8-Week Adult Formation Study

Groups are meeting on

Sunday mornings from 11:00 AM – 12:30 PM

Wednesday mornings from 8:45 – 10:15 AM

Thursday evenings from 7:00 – 8:30 PM

Don't Miss Out! Begins the week of February 7th.  

Click the link below to register.

Doors of Mercy Registration