2015 Diocesan Appeal
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We welcome you home and you are always invited to celebrate with us.

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PDF Photo Gallery: Blessing of the Animals

The Parish Office Hours during the Summer are Mondays-Thursdays 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM; Fridays 9:00 AM until 12:00 Noon; Saturdays 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM and Sundays 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM.


ALGONQUIN FOUNDER'S DAY. Next Saturday, July 25th, Algonquin will celebrate Founder’s Day and their annual Parade. Watch for our own Saint Margaret Mary Float and Father Peter as the Grand Marshall! Our Parish Offices will be closed on Saturday. We will have 8:30 AM Morning Mass but Morning Confessions will not be heard. We will have our regular Saturday afternoon Confession and Mass Schedule. Happy Founder’s Day Algonquin!


COLLECTING SCHOOL SUPPLIES. We will be collecting School Supplies for those children in need. You are asked to donate any type of new school supplies. We could use boxes of Kleenex, small bottles of Hand Sanitizers& Zip Lock bags. Please have your donations of supplies or gift cards back to us by Tuesday, August 4th. PLEASE help us to sort and deliver the supplies on Wednesday, August 5th at 9 AM.


FIRST FRIDAY EUCHARISTIC ADORATION. First Friday Masses are at 7:00 AM and 9:15 AM. There is Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament from 10:00 AM to 5:30 PM with closing prayers and Benediction. Come and receive the graces promised from the source of ultimate love. Click here for more information and to signup for First Friday Adoration.


ALTAR SERVER APPRECIATION POOL PARTY. Attention all Altar Servers! Our Annual KC Altar Server Appreciation Pool Party will be held on Saturday, August 8th at the Lions-Armstrong Memorial Pool. Dinner and social hour will be served at 5:30 PM. We have the pool and splash-pad all to ourselves with the pool opening at 6:30–8:30 PM.


FOOD PANTRY WEEKEND. Saint Margaret Mary Church marks the 2nd Sunday of the month as Food Pantry Sunday. Help the Food Pantry by bringing in non-perishable items, when you come to Mass on the weekend of July 11-12th, and please help those who are in need.


GRIEF SUPPORT GROUP. You are not alone. You don’t have to grieve in secret just because everyone else wants you to get back to your normal life. We meet every 2nd Thursday of the month at 7:30 PM in the Ministry Center. If you have questions, please contact Deacon Don Miller at 847-915-8474.


MASS FOR FAMILIES WITH SPECIAL NEEDS CHILDREN. Families who have children with disabilities have unique challenges in our world. The Lord invites all his children to come to Him. Let us come together in prayer with our special intentions at Holy Mass at 7:00 PM at Saint Margaret Mary.

Our Great School

Parish School Registration for 2015-16 Continues...

Saint Margaret Mary School is now accepting registrations for the 2015-16 school year for all grade levels preschool-8th grade. If you are interested in giving your children the gift of a Catholic education, please call our school at (847) 658-5313 and ask to
speak to the principal, Mrs. Amy Johnson or click here for email. All Grade levels have openings for the 2015-16 School year. We would love to have your family become a part of our school community! Click here for the school web site.
PDF Click here for a PDF Brochure




MANY ROADS, ONE PATH: 2015 Diocesan Stewardship Appeal

There is One Path that will lead the world to salvation! That Path is Jesus Christ. Please prayerfully consider what you can give to help strengthen and grow our Catholic Faith in the Diocese of Rockford. Click here for more information and ways to give.


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Saint Margaret Mary is part of the Rockford Diocese.

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