St. Katharine Drexel’s joyful spirit invites us to a deeper appreciation of Christ’s love for us and our need to respond as one of His disciples, fostering a welcoming, caring, and faithful Catholic community.

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Welcome to St. Katharine Drexel-Sugar Grove, Ill. We hope you find our website an informative and engaging tool to assist you in growing in your faith. Take some time and explore the different links and pages of this site for all the various ministries and areas of SKD. Websites and social media are ever-growing, ever-changing mediums so visit us often to see updates and exciting news!

We value your presence in our faith community and strive to serve all our members in the best way we can. God’s Blessings to you all!

Did you miss it???

Our Religious Education students created a beautiful Nativity story as a gift to you all, premiering at the 3pm Christmas Eve Mass, we want to continue to share this video with you all!

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Eucharistic Adoration — We are holding Eucharistic Adoration on Wednesdays from 8am-6pm. Please enter the parish office entrance no later than 5pm to be screened and directed to a pew.

Adjusted Weekend Mass Times — In order to allow more time to sanitize the church after each Mass, we have temporarily adjusted our weekend Mass schedule.

Saturdays – 4:30pm
Sundays – 7:00am, 9:15am, 11:30am

Parish Reopening Plan — We continue to follow the plan created for safely returning back to Mass and our online sign up to limit ourselves to no more than 90 parishioners per Mass. PLEASE take the time to read through our reopening plan so you know what to expect if you decide to sign up to attend Mass.
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The issue of systemic racism in our country is an upsetting tragedy that is still occurring. Our faith tells us that all persons are equal in the eyes of God. Jesus often had to remind his own apostles to not judge others. This is the gospel message that we as Catholics are challenged to live. If you want to read more about what the Catholic faith says about Human Life and Dignity and Racism, please visit the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops webpage:

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