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GOD'S MERCY LEADS US: 2016 Diocesan Stewardship Appeal

Every year at the end of April, the Diocese of Rockford announces the Diocesan Appeal. This year’s theme of the appeal is God’s Mercy Leads Us. This theme was chosen because we are celebrating the Jubilee Year of God’s Mercy. As the Holy Father Francis tells us, we are not only the receivers of God’s mercy, but we should be the apostles of this beautiful gift from God. We should be merciful towards others and share the good news of God’s mercy with everyone... MORE...

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Music & Liturgy Dept.
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PDF Photo Gallery: Blessing of the Animals

PARISH OFFICE SUMMER HOURS: Mondays - Thursdays 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM; Fridays 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM; Saturdays and Sundays 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM.


THANK YOU FATHER ANDRZEJ! Next weekend, you will have the opportunity to say goodbye to Father Andrzej. On Sunday, June 26th, Father Andrzej will be available to meet with you after each Mass in McDonnell Hall. All are invited.


ANNUAL CELEBRATION OF THE FEAST OF MOTHER OF PERPETUAL HELP! Our Parish Filipino Community will again hold the Annual Celebration of the Feast of Mother of Perpetual Help next Sunday, June 26th at 5:00 PM here in our church. The celebration starts with a procession of the miraculous image, rosary, novena and followed by Holy Mass. You are all invited to join in this beautiful Marian celebration.


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.


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.



SAVE THE DATE: Parish Women's Retreat

November 10-11, 2016
WHERE: Cardinal Stritch Retreat House in Mundelein, IL

“What are the difficult obstacles we place in our relationship with God?”

During this retreat we will see how God’s grace continues to draw us into a deeper relationship of love. Enjoy this moment away to enter more deeply into the spirit of this great saint of the Church with Msgr. John Canary. MORE DETAILS COMING SOON!


Parish School Registration Continues!

Our Great School

You may register at the Parish School office and registration is on a first-come, first-served basis. Please feel free to call the school office at (847) 658-5313 if you have questions or would like a tour of our preschool. We hope you will consider having your family become part of the Saint Margaret Mary School community. Click here for the new School web site!
PDF Click here for a PDF of Our Pre-School Brochure
PDF Click here for a PDF of Full School Brochure


Click here for our Parish Mission and Vision Statement

Saint Margaret Mary is part of the Rockford Diocese.

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