How to Make a Rosary class

St. Francis Xavier successfully held its first How to Make a Rosary class hosted by the Legion of Mary! Rosaries created during the event will be donated. Thanks to all those who attended!  


A Message From The Bishop Of Joliet

Inspired by the Mother of Mercy, I invite every parish and chapel in the Diocese of Joliet to use this upcoming September 15, the Memorial of Our Lady of Sorrows, to pray for an outpouring of God’s love and mercy upon all of us, especially those who experienced abuse. I recommend that Mass or other…


The great Shrines of France

Interested in knowing more about and Journeying to The great Shrines of France? Join the tour to Paris* Chartes *St Theresa of Lisieux* St Malo* The Chateaux of the Loire Valley and spectacular Mont St Michel Hosted by my good Friend Fr. Jim O’Brien ( I am thinking of travelling) May 16 to 27 2017…


The End of Summerfest Needs Your Help

We are looking for donations for the Kids Zone (toys, pencils, candy, etc).Also if anyone can donate items for raffle baskets, it would be greatly appreciated. Volunteers are also needed. If you would like to help out stop by the Knights table and leave your name and phone number on the sign up sheet.  


Help Wanted

We are looking for volunteers to join our friendly group of manna sellers. If you can stay after Mass an additional 15 to 20 minutes, we would love to have your help. Please call Marilyn #815-353-8736

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Full-time Maintenance/Senior Custodian Needed

Sacred Heart Parish in Lombard is seeking to hire a full-time Maintenance/Senior Custodian. This position is under the general direction of the Parish Office Manager and the School Principal, works in cooperation with the entire parish staff and as a member of the team responsible for the safety, cleanliness, and efficient operation of the buildings…


Independent Trucker Position Needed

A man who attends daily mass here at St Francis Xavier is looking for work. He is an independent trucker who has his own truck. If you know of anyone hiring please contact the church office.


Catholic Volunteer Network

Sr Connie Bach, PHJC will speak to us as part of the Diocesan Missionary Cooperation Plan. Catholic Volunteer Network is the official U.S. Catholic network of more than 200 lay volunteer mission programs that send missioners to over 100 countries. Sr Bach is a Co– Director of PHJC Volunteer Program ,Catholic Volunteer Network member. This…


We Need Your Help

The Care of the Altar Linens. In every family household, we all have jobs, responsibilities, or chores to do to keep things in order. We too, just like at home, need helpers to take care of a few tasks here at the church. We need someone to oversee the Care of the Altar Linens. This…


Dinner Dance was a great success!

Thank you everyone for all your support and generous contributions with Parish Dinner Dance! It was a great success and we were able to raise $18,300 for the Parish!