News & Events

Bible Basics

Are you someone who grew up at a time when Catholics didn't read the Bible? Or, are you just out of practice? Bible Basics might be a good fit for Read More...
September 13, 2019

Novena to St. Emily de Rodat

The Novena to St. Emily de Rodat begins September 10th. Will you join us in prayer. Click here for more information and a copy of the Read More...
September 09, 2019

Happy Birthday, Father Presta!

June 30 - the day when God chose to send James Presta to the world. The people of St. Emily Parish send happy birthday wishes and prayers to our Read More...
June 30, 2019

FINAL Queen of Hearts!

St. Emily Parish will hold its FINAL Queen of Hearts drawing for the summer. Purchase tickets now for your chance to win. The Queen will be on Read More...
June 11, 2019

Congratulations, Father Ryan McMillin!

St. Emily Parish congratulates Father Ryan McMillin on his ordination to the priesthood, Saturday, May 18, 2019. Click here for a video link, photos Read More...
May 20, 2019

Ryan McMillin Ordination

Deacon Ryan McMillin will be ordained to the Order of the Priesthood on Saturday, May 18. Please keep him in your prayers. Ryan asked the Read More...
May 15, 2019

Cardinal Cupich Easter Message

Cardinal Cupich sends greetings to all the faithful of the Archdiocese of Chicago. Click here for more from the Cardinal as well as a video with a Read More...
April 24, 2019

Totus Tuus Coming to St. Emily

Coming this summer to St. Emily and St. Alphonsus Liguori Parishes -Totus Tuus! This one-week summer Catholic youth program, named after Pope John Read More...
March 24, 2019

Sr. Sylvia Golubski - Rest in Peace

St. Emily Parish is sad to share the news of the passing of Sister Sylvia Golubski. Sister Sylvia was assigned to St. Emily School three Read More...
February 20, 2019

Saint Joseph's Table

Come, celebrate a wonderful tradition with us! Saint Joseph’s Table Sunday, March 10, 2019 12:00-3:00 PM St. Emily School Gymnasium Click here Read More...
February 19, 2019

LENT 2019

Lent 2019 is upon us and St. Emily Parish has a variety of prayer opportunities and activities to help you journey through these grace-filled days. Read More...
February 19, 2019

Extreme Cold Closure

The parish offices, school and religious education program will be closed January 30-31 due to the extreme cold. We apologize for any inconvenience Read More...
January 29, 2019

Perfect New Year's Resolution!

Looking for the perfect New Year's Resolution? Why not consider making the recitation of the rosary a regular part of your life? St. Emily can help. Read More...
January 04, 2019

Pastor's Annual Report - December 2018

Father Presta, our Pastor, shared his annual report this past weekend (December 1-2). The report is available on the parish website if you would like Read More...
December 03, 2018

Queen of Hearts Pot Continues to Grow

Don't miss your opportunity to cash in on big winnings in the St. Emily Queen of Hearts raffle! This week's drawing is Tuesday, November 6th in Hajdu Read More...
November 05, 2018

Queen of Hearts

You've got to play to win! Don't miss your opportunity to cash in on big winnings in the St. Emily Queen of Hearts raffle! Drawings are every Read More...
October 29, 2018

Pet Blessing

Thursday, October 4th is the feast of St. Francis of Assisi. Do you have a special furry, feathered and/or scaly friend you would like blessed? Come Read More...
October 02, 2018

Life and Mission of St. Emily

Were you able to join us for mass on the Feast of St. Emily de Rodat (September 19th)? If not, you missed a presentation by St. Emily School's sixth Read More...
September 24, 2018

St. Emily Feastival Photos

Check out the fun time had by all who joined us for St. Emily Feastival 2018. If you missed it this year, we hope to see you next Read More...
September 18, 2018

Kids Choir is Back!

The Kids Choir begins Wednesday, October 3rd. Do you love to sing, spending time with friends and, maybe, making new friends? If your answer is YES, Read More...
September 12, 2018