Posts by Danielle

Parish Re-Opening!

Posted on Jun 10, 2021 in news | Comments Off on Parish Re-Opening!

The Archdiocese of Chicago is lifting the vast majority of the COVID-19 restrictions and protocols that we have been following for the past year. These new guidelines begin on Friday, June 11. Click here for more information.

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Ordinations

Posted on May 5, 2021 in news | Comments Off on Ordinations

Have you ever attended an Ordination? Here is your chance! The Archdiocese of Chicago will be streaming the ceremony for those men being Ordained to the Permanent Diaconate as well as the ceremony for the Transitional Deacons being Ordained to the Priesthood. Click here for more information and find out how these Ordinations touch the community of St. Emily.

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Divine Mercy Celebration

Posted on Apr 2, 2021 in news | Comments Off on Divine Mercy Celebration

We hope you will join us for our Divine Mercy celebration on Sunday, April 11, 2021. It is a wonderful opportunity to gather with other parishioners to praise God for the extravagant mercy he lavishes upon us. Click here for more information about the celebration as well as the history of Divine Mercy Sunday.

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Solemnity of St. Joseph Dispensation

Posted on Mar 17, 2021 in news | Comments Off on Solemnity of St. Joseph Dispensation

Since the Solemnity (Solemn Feast Day) of Saint Joseph, March 19, falls on a Friday this Lent, the law of abstinence from meat and meat products does not apply on Friday, March 19 this year (per Canon 1251). Thank you, St. Joseph! Start planning your menu now. But, remember to add St. Joseph to your prayers. Click here for a prayer suggestion from the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB).

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Triduum Morning Prayer

Posted on Mar 15, 2021 in news | Comments Off on Triduum Morning Prayer

There are no morning Masses celebrated on the three days of the Triduum – Holy Thursday, Good Friday, Holy Saturday. At St. Emily, we participate in a structured Morning Prayer, part of the Liturgy of the Hours, also known as the Divine Office, the daily prayer of the Church. You are invited to join us in church for the prayer or participate virtually through our 8:30 stream via Facebook or YouTube. Click here for more information.

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