Charismatic Mass and Prayer for Healing


 A charismatic Mass followed by prayer for healing will be held on Monday, August 8, 2016, at 7pm at St. Katharine Drexel Church. Mass will be concelebrated by Fr. Bob Jones, Pastor of St. Katharine Drexel Church, and Fr. Chris Kuhn, Pastor of St. Mary Church, Elgin, and Associate Spiritual Director of Catholic Charismatic Renewal Services in the Diocese of Rockford. For complete details see the Bulletin.

A Catholic View on End of Life Issues

 On Tuesday, August 9th at 7:00pm, Fr. Ken Wasilewski, Ethicist for the Diocese of Rockford will share information on where the Catholic Church stands on end of life issues and why we do what we do.

Some of the topics to be discussed will include: Death and Redemptive Suffering ♦ Human Dignity ♦ Euthanasia and Assisted Suicide ♦ Ordinary vs Extraordinary Medical Treatments ♦ Nutrition and Hydration ♦ Advance Directives

Please join us for this powerful information session.

Food - Fellowship - Fun

Join us for an evening of food, fellowship and entertainment following the 4:30 pm Mass on Saturday, August 13th. See the bulletin for complete details. This is the third and final event planned for this summer. Smokey's BBQ of Yorkville will be on hand to provide the food for the evening. Many people had a great time at our two previous dinners this summer, so please come and join in the fun.

The Presence Mercy Medical Center calendar of events for the month of August is available by clicking on the link below.