Maternity of the Blessed Virgin Mary Catholic Church

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All Saints Day

Rosary

Morning Mass

Taize Prayer

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Feast of All S...

Rosary

Morning Mass

Parish Council...

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Rosary

Morning Mass

Mass of Anoint...

Food Pantry

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Rosary

Morning Mass

Food Pantry

Children's Cho...

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Rosary

Morning Mass

Adoration

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Fishers of Men...

Reconciliation...

4:30 pm Mass

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7:30 AM Sunday...

9:00 AM Sunday...

Little People'...

11:00 AM Sunda...

8

Rosary

Morning Mass

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Rosary

Morning Mass

Baptism Semina...

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Rosary

Morning Mass

Food Pantry

Adult Choir Pr...

11

Rosary

Morning Mass

Food Pantry

Children's Cho...

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Rosary

Morning Mass

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Fishers of Men...

Reconciliation...

4:30 pm Mass

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7:30 AM Sunday...

9:00 AM Sunday...

Little People'...

11:00 AM Sunda...

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Rosary

Morning Mass

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Rosary

Morning Mass

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Rosary

Morning Mass

Food Pantry

Religious Ed

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Rosary

Morning Mass

Food Pantry

Children's Cho...

19

Rosary

Morning Mass

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Fishers of Men...

Reconciliation...

4:30 pm Mass

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Youth Ministry...

7:30 AM Sunday...

9:00 AM Sunday...

Family Mass

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Rosary

Morning Mass

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Rosary

Morning Mass

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Rosary

Morning Mass

Food Pantry

Adult Choir Pr...

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Morning Mass

Thanksgiving D...

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Rosary

Morning Mass

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Fishers of Men...

Reconciliation...

4:30 pm Mass

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First Day of A...

7:30 AM Sunday...

9:00 AM Sunday...

Little People'...

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Rosary

Morning Mass

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Rosary

Morning Mass

    

Monday Nov 1, 2021

  • All Saints Day

    Monday Nov 1, 2021 All day

    November 1 (Monday)  -  Feast of All Saints (NOT a holy day of obligation)



    • 7:30am           Regular Daily Mass

    • 6:00pm           All-Souls Remembrannce, Taize Prayer, remembering our beloved dead          

  • Rosary

    Monday Nov 1, 2021 7:00 AM to 7:30 AM

    Come join us in praying the Rosary every morning before the 7:30 am Mass Monday through Friday with the exception of Holidays.

  • Morning Mass

    Monday Nov 1, 2021 7:30 AM to 8:00 AM

    Join us for Morning Mass every weekday from 7:30 am - 8:00 am.


    Everyone is welcome!

  • Taize Prayer

    Monday Nov 1, 2021 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM

    Everyone is welcome to join us in this Taizé Prayer which is a distinctive style of meditative prayer developed by an ecumenical community of monks in rural France. This quiet, moving reflective prayer combines elements of the Church's traditional Liturgy of the Hours with elements of contemplative meditation. 

Tuesday Nov 2, 2021

  • Feast of All Souls

    Tuesday Nov 2, 2021 All day

    November 2 (Tuesday)                  Feast of All Souls                            7:30am Regular Daily Mass        

  • Rosary

    Tuesday Nov 2, 2021 7:00 AM to 7:30 AM

    Come join us in praying the Rosary every morning before the 7:30 am Mass Monday through Friday with the exception of Holidays.

  • Morning Mass

    Tuesday Nov 2, 2021 7:30 AM to 8:00 AM

    Join us for Morning Mass every weekday from 7:30 am - 8:00 am.


    Everyone is welcome!

  • Parish Council Meeting (Parish Center)

    Tuesday Nov 2, 2021 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM

    Meeting in the Parish Center

  • Pastoral Council Meeting

    Tuesday Nov 2, 2021 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM

    Parish Council meets once per month and the minutes can be found on our website.

Wednesday Nov 3, 2021

  • Rosary

    Wednesday Nov 3, 2021 7:00 AM to 7:30 AM

    Come join us in praying the Rosary every morning before the 7:30 am Mass Monday through Friday with the exception of Holidays.

  • Morning Mass

    Wednesday Nov 3, 2021 7:30 AM to 8:00 AM

    Join us for Morning Mass every weekday from 7:30 am - 8:00 am.


    Everyone is welcome!

  • Mass of Anointing

    Wednesday Nov 3, 2021 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM

    A Mass of Anointing will take place at 11:00 am.


     


    Please join us!

  • Food Pantry

    Wednesday Nov 3, 2021 4:30 PM to 6:00 PM

    Our Drive Through Food Pantry is located just outside our Parish Offices at


    308 E. Marsile St., Bourbonnais.


    Everyone in need is welcome!

  • Adult Choir Practice

    Wednesday Nov 3, 2021 6:30 PM to 7:30 PM

    If you enjoy singing, please consider joining our ADULT CHOIR.   


    We rehearse Wednesday nights, 6:30 – 7:30pm, in the church,


    and sing at various Sunday Liturgies each week,


    as well as midnight Mass for Christmas.


    For more information contact Chris Lord at [email protected]

  • Adult Christmas Choir Practice

    Wednesday Nov 3, 2021 6:30 PM to 7:30 PM

Thursday Nov 4, 2021

  • Rosary

    Thursday Nov 4, 2021 7:00 AM to 7:30 AM

    Come join us in praying the Rosary every morning before the 7:30 am Mass Monday through Friday with the exception of Holidays.

  • Morning Mass

    Thursday Nov 4, 2021 7:30 AM to 8:00 AM

    Join us for Morning Mass every weekday from 7:30 am - 8:00 am.


    Everyone is welcome!

  • Food Pantry

    Thursday Nov 4, 2021 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM

    Our Drive Through Food Pantry is located just outside the Parish offices at 


    308 E. Marsile St., Bourbonnais.


    If you would like to leave a donation of non-perishable food items


    You can drop them off in the plastic bin just outside our offices.

  • Children's Choir

    Thursday Nov 4, 2021 4:15 PM to 5:00 PM

    Children who love to sing,


    are encouraged to join our parish Children’s Choir! 


    We rehearse on Thursdays, 4:15 – 5:00pm, in the choir loft. 


    Our children will resume singing once a month at the 9:00 Mass,


    as well as the 5:00pm on Christmas Eve.


    For more information contact Chris Lord at [email protected]

  • Children's Christmas Choir Rehearsal

    Thursday Nov 4, 2021 4:15 PM to 5:00 PM

  • Handbell Practice

    Thursday Nov 4, 2021 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM

    Interested in ringing Handbells? 


    We have room in our Handbell Choir for a few more ringers. 


    Anyone, including children and adults,  


    who read music is encouraged to join our Handbell Choir. 


    We rehearse on Thursdays, 5:00 – 6:00pm, beginning Nov. 4.


    For more information contact Chris Lord at [email protected]

  • Rosary

    Thursday Nov 4, 2021 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM

    Rosary is prayed in the Church or in the Grotto weather permitting.

Friday Nov 5, 2021

  • Rosary

    Friday Nov 5, 2021 7:00 AM to 7:30 AM

    Come join us in praying the Rosary every morning before the 7:30 am Mass Monday through Friday with the exception of Holidays.

  • Morning Mass

    Friday Nov 5, 2021 7:30 AM to 8:00 AM

    Join us for Morning Mass every weekday from 7:30 am - 8:00 am.


    Everyone is welcome!

  • Adoration

    Friday Nov 5, 2021 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM

    Adoration takes place on the First Friday of every month


    in the Church from 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm.

Saturday Nov 6, 2021

  • Fishers of Men (FOM)

    Saturday Nov 6, 2021 7:00 AM to 8:00 AM

    MBVM has a small group of men called Fishers of Men(FOM).


    They meet on Saturday morning at 7AM in the parish center


    and discuss the weekend readings as well as other spiritual items. 


    Enter through the events entrance.


    MISSION: Fishers of Men equips men of all ages to be committed disciples of Jesus Christ and better husbands, fathers and men in their local community.


    VISION: Band together as brothers in Christ to "change the world" our families, our parishes and in our communities
    throughout the Joliet Diocese. Living as leaders to promote." His kingdom come, His will be done –
    right here, right now – as in Heaven."


     PURPOSE: Developing a personal relationship with Jesus Christ where He is the center of all we do. Equipping men with a spiritual confidence and initiative to continue to grow in Christ daily.


    PARTNERSHIP: Joining hands with parishes and men's groups throughout the Joliet Diocese to help and empower men to live more fully  for God, family and the greater community 


    EMPOWERMENT: Enhancing the effectiveness and efficiency of Parish men's groups and various outreach activities to help create lasting, positive change in men's lives.


    CHURCH COMMUNITY         :  Creating environments of encouragement, support, love and acceptance where men learn to value others. Supporting each other as we all become the men God is calling us to be in all aspects of life.


     


    APPROACING THE CHURCH (Many times we called this kind of thing "DID YOU KNOW" - See attached. I wrote it using info from the kickoff of this session of Fr Burke Masters.


     

  • Reconciliation/Confession

    Saturday Nov 6, 2021 3:30 PM to 4:00 PM

    Reconciliation is in the room behind the Mary altar.


    No reservations required.


    Please arrive no later than 4:00 pm.

  • 4:30 pm Mass

    Saturday Nov 6, 2021 4:30 PM to 5:30 PM

    Join us for 4:30 pm Mass every Saturday.


    Everyone is welcome!

Sunday Nov 7, 2021

  • 7:30 AM Sunday Mass

    Sunday Nov 7, 2021 7:30 AM to 8:15 AM

    This early Mass has no music.

  • 9:00 AM Sunday Mass

    Sunday Nov 7, 2021 9:00 AM to 10:00 AM

    9:00 am Mass is open to everyone!


     


    This 9:00 am Mass also has a Liturgy of the Word for Children


    ages 3 through 1st grade.


    Children willing to participate will be called to join our adult volunteers


    right before the readings.  Parents may accompany their little one's.


    A bible story and craft will be provided, and the children will be brought back to their parents


    during the "Our Father".  For Questions about the Liturgy of the Word for Children


    otherwise knows as "Little People's Church", contact Maria Pallissard at [email protected]

  • Little People's Church

    Sunday Nov 7, 2021 9:00 AM to 10:00 AM

    Little People's church is during the 9:00 am Mass.


    This program is for 3 year old's through 1st graders.


    After the opening prayer, a song will call forth the little children.


    A leader will be present to lead the little ones to the room behind the


    Mary altar.  The children will partake in a bible story and craft.


    The children will return to their parents after the Our Father in Mass.


    Parents are allowed to come back with their little one's who might be hesitant 


    to join us.


    Questions:  Contact Maria Pallissard at (815) 933-8285 ext. 326


     


     

  • 11:00 AM Sunday Mass

    Sunday Nov 7, 2021 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM

    Everyone is welcome to join us for 11:00 am Mass.

  • Harvest Sunday

    Sunday Nov 7, 2021 12:00 PM to 3:00 PM

    Harvest Sunday - Youth Pass out Flyers. For more information click here 

  • Small Group Meeting (Parish Library)

    Sunday Nov 7, 2021 6:30 PM to 7:30 PM

    Small Group Meeting discussion covering the Mass by "Be Formed" If interested in joining this group contact Julie Worby at (815) 933-8285 ext. 315.

Monday Nov 8, 2021

  • Rosary

    Monday Nov 8, 2021 7:00 AM to 7:30 AM

    Come join us in praying the Rosary every morning before the 7:30 am Mass Monday through Friday with the exception of Holidays.

  • Morning Mass

    Monday Nov 8, 2021 7:30 AM to 8:00 AM

    Join us for Morning Mass every weekday from 7:30 am - 8:00 am.


    Everyone is welcome!

Tuesday Nov 9, 2021

  • Rosary

    Tuesday Nov 9, 2021 7:00 AM to 7:30 AM

    Come join us in praying the Rosary every morning before the 7:30 am Mass Monday through Friday with the exception of Holidays.

  • Morning Mass

    Tuesday Nov 9, 2021 7:30 AM to 8:00 AM

    Join us for Morning Mass every weekday from 7:30 am - 8:00 am.


    Everyone is welcome!

  • Baptism Seminar (Parish Library)

    Tuesday Nov 9, 2021 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM

    Registration is required for the Baptism Seminar


    by calling Mary Beth at (815) 933-8286 ext. 310


    The seminar takes place in the parish library.


    Enter through the "events" door.

Wednesday Nov 10, 2021

  • Rosary

    Wednesday Nov 10, 2021 7:00 AM to 7:30 AM

    Come join us in praying the Rosary every morning before the 7:30 am Mass Monday through Friday with the exception of Holidays.

  • Morning Mass

    Wednesday Nov 10, 2021 7:30 AM to 8:00 AM

    Join us for Morning Mass every weekday from 7:30 am - 8:00 am.


    Everyone is welcome!

  • Food Pantry

    Wednesday Nov 10, 2021 4:30 PM to 6:00 PM

    Our Drive Through Food Pantry is located just outside our Parish Offices at


    308 E. Marsile St., Bourbonnais.


    Everyone in need is welcome!

  • Adult Choir Practice

    Wednesday Nov 10, 2021 6:30 PM to 7:30 PM

    If you enjoy singing, please consider joining our ADULT CHOIR.   


    We rehearse Wednesday nights, 6:30 – 7:30pm, in the church,


    and sing at various Sunday Liturgies each week,


    as well as midnight Mass for Christmas.


    For more information contact Chris Lord at [email protected]

  • Adult Christmas Choir Practice

    Wednesday Nov 10, 2021 6:30 PM to 7:30 PM

Thursday Nov 11, 2021

  • Rosary

    Thursday Nov 11, 2021 7:00 AM to 7:30 AM

    Come join us in praying the Rosary every morning before the 7:30 am Mass Monday through Friday with the exception of Holidays.

  • Morning Mass

    Thursday Nov 11, 2021 7:30 AM to 8:00 AM

    Join us for Morning Mass every weekday from 7:30 am - 8:00 am.


    Everyone is welcome!

  • Food Pantry

    Thursday Nov 11, 2021 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM

    Our Drive Through Food Pantry is located just outside the Parish offices at 


    308 E. Marsile St., Bourbonnais.


    If you would like to leave a donation of non-perishable food items


    You can drop them off in the plastic bin just outside our offices.

  • Children's Choir

    Thursday Nov 11, 2021 4:15 PM to 5:00 PM

    Children who love to sing,


    are encouraged to join our parish Children’s Choir! 


    We rehearse on Thursdays, 4:15 – 5:00pm, in the choir loft. 


    Our children will resume singing once a month at the 9:00 Mass,


    as well as the 5:00pm on Christmas Eve.


    For more information contact Chris Lord at [email protected]

  • Children's Christmas Choir Rehearsal

    Thursday Nov 11, 2021 4:15 PM to 5:00 PM

  • Handbell Practice

    Thursday Nov 11, 2021 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM

    Interested in ringing Handbells? 


    We have room in our Handbell Choir for a few more ringers. 


    Anyone, including children and adults,  


    who read music is encouraged to join our Handbell Choir. 


    We rehearse on Thursdays, 5:00 – 6:00pm, beginning Nov. 4.


    For more information contact Chris Lord at [email protected]

  • Rosary

    Thursday Nov 11, 2021 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM

    Rosary is prayed in the Church or in the Grotto weather permitting.

Friday Nov 12, 2021

  • Rosary

    Friday Nov 12, 2021 7:00 AM to 7:30 AM

    Come join us in praying the Rosary every morning before the 7:30 am Mass Monday through Friday with the exception of Holidays.

  • Morning Mass

    Friday Nov 12, 2021 7:30 AM to 8:00 AM

    Join us for Morning Mass every weekday from 7:30 am - 8:00 am.


    Everyone is welcome!

Saturday Nov 13, 2021

  • Fishers of Men (FOM)

    Saturday Nov 13, 2021 7:00 AM to 8:00 AM

    MBVM has a small group of men called Fishers of Men(FOM).


    They meet on Saturday morning at 7AM in the parish center


    and discuss the weekend readings as well as other spiritual items. 


    Enter through the events entrance.


    MISSION: Fishers of Men equips men of all ages to be committed disciples of Jesus Christ and better husbands, fathers and men in their local community.


    VISION: Band together as brothers in Christ to "change the world" our families, our parishes and in our communities
    throughout the Joliet Diocese. Living as leaders to promote." His kingdom come, His will be done –
    right here, right now – as in Heaven."


     PURPOSE: Developing a personal relationship with Jesus Christ where He is the center of all we do. Equipping men with a spiritual confidence and initiative to continue to grow in Christ daily.


    PARTNERSHIP: Joining hands with parishes and men's groups throughout the Joliet Diocese to help and empower men to live more fully  for God, family and the greater community 


    EMPOWERMENT: Enhancing the effectiveness and efficiency of Parish men's groups and various outreach activities to help create lasting, positive change in men's lives.


    CHURCH COMMUNITY         :  Creating environments of encouragement, support, love and acceptance where men learn to value others. Supporting each other as we all become the men God is calling us to be in all aspects of life.


     


    APPROACING THE CHURCH (Many times we called this kind of thing "DID YOU KNOW" - See attached. I wrote it using info from the kickoff of this session of Fr Burke Masters.


     

  • Reconciliation/Confession

    Saturday Nov 13, 2021 3:30 PM to 4:00 PM

    Reconciliation is in the room behind the Mary altar.


    No reservations required.


    Please arrive no later than 4:00 pm.

  • 4:30 pm Mass

    Saturday Nov 13, 2021 4:30 PM to 5:30 PM

    Join us for 4:30 pm Mass every Saturday.


    Everyone is welcome!

Sunday Nov 14, 2021

  • 7:30 AM Sunday Mass

    Sunday Nov 14, 2021 7:30 AM to 8:15 AM

    This early Mass has no music.

  • 9:00 AM Sunday Mass

    Sunday Nov 14, 2021 9:00 AM to 10:00 AM

    9:00 am Mass is open to everyone!


     


    This 9:00 am Mass also has a Liturgy of the Word for Children


    ages 3 through 1st grade.


    Children willing to participate will be called to join our adult volunteers


    right before the readings.  Parents may accompany their little one's.


    A bible story and craft will be provided, and the children will be brought back to their parents


    during the "Our Father".  For Questions about the Liturgy of the Word for Children


    otherwise knows as "Little People's Church", contact Maria Pallissard at [email protected]

  • Little People's Church

    Sunday Nov 14, 2021 9:00 AM to 10:00 AM

    Little People's church is during the 9:00 am Mass.


    This program is for 3 year old's through 1st graders.


    After the opening prayer, a song will call forth the little children.


    A leader will be present to lead the little ones to the room behind the


    Mary altar.  The children will partake in a bible story and craft.


    The children will return to their parents after the Our Father in Mass.


    Parents are allowed to come back with their little one's who might be hesitant 


    to join us.


    Questions:  Contact Maria Pallissard at (815) 933-8285 ext. 326


     


     

  • 11:00 AM Sunday Mass

    Sunday Nov 14, 2021 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM

    Everyone is welcome to join us for 11:00 am Mass.

  • Youth Led Liturgy (Youth Mass)

    Sunday Nov 14, 2021 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM

    This is our Youth Led Liturgy led by our Youth Ministry.


    Please join us for this special Mass

  • Harvest Sunday

    Sunday Nov 14, 2021 12:00 PM to 4:00 PM

    Harvest Sunday Food Collection.  For more information click here

  • Small Group Meeting (Parish Library)

    Sunday Nov 14, 2021 6:30 PM to 7:30 PM

    Small Group Meeting discussion covering the Mass by "Be Formed" If interested in joining this group contact Julie Worby at (815) 933-8285 ext. 315.

Monday Nov 15, 2021

  • Rosary

    Monday Nov 15, 2021 7:00 AM to 7:30 AM

    Come join us in praying the Rosary every morning before the 7:30 am Mass Monday through Friday with the exception of Holidays.

  • Morning Mass

    Monday Nov 15, 2021 7:30 AM to 8:00 AM

    Join us for Morning Mass every weekday from 7:30 am - 8:00 am.


    Everyone is welcome!

Tuesday Nov 16, 2021

  • Rosary

    Tuesday Nov 16, 2021 7:00 AM to 7:30 AM

    Come join us in praying the Rosary every morning before the 7:30 am Mass Monday through Friday with the exception of Holidays.

  • Morning Mass

    Tuesday Nov 16, 2021 7:30 AM to 8:00 AM

    Join us for Morning Mass every weekday from 7:30 am - 8:00 am.


    Everyone is welcome!

Wednesday Nov 17, 2021

  • Rosary

    Wednesday Nov 17, 2021 7:00 AM to 7:30 AM

    Come join us in praying the Rosary every morning before the 7:30 am Mass Monday through Friday with the exception of Holidays.

  • Morning Mass

    Wednesday Nov 17, 2021 7:30 AM to 8:00 AM

    Join us for Morning Mass every weekday from 7:30 am - 8:00 am.


    Everyone is welcome!

  • Food Pantry

    Wednesday Nov 17, 2021 4:30 PM to 6:00 PM

    Our Drive Through Food Pantry is located just outside our Parish Offices at


    308 E. Marsile St., Bourbonnais.


    Everyone in need is welcome!

  • Religious Ed

    Wednesday Nov 17, 2021 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM

    Religious Education classes are held in the school building.  For more information contact Maria Pallissard at (815) 933-8286 ext. 326 or [email protected]

  • Adult Choir Practice

    Wednesday Nov 17, 2021 6:30 PM to 7:30 PM

    If you enjoy singing, please consider joining our ADULT CHOIR.   


    We rehearse Wednesday nights, 6:30 – 7:30pm, in the church,


    and sing at various Sunday Liturgies each week,


    as well as midnight Mass for Christmas.


    For more information contact Chris Lord at [email protected]

  • Adult Christmas Choir Practice

    Wednesday Nov 17, 2021 6:30 PM to 7:30 PM

Thursday Nov 18, 2021

  • Rosary

    Thursday Nov 18, 2021 7:00 AM to 7:30 AM

    Come join us in praying the Rosary every morning before the 7:30 am Mass Monday through Friday with the exception of Holidays.

  • Morning Mass

    Thursday Nov 18, 2021 7:30 AM to 8:00 AM

    Join us for Morning Mass every weekday from 7:30 am - 8:00 am.


    Everyone is welcome!

  • Food Pantry

    Thursday Nov 18, 2021 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM

    Our Drive Through Food Pantry is located just outside the Parish offices at 


    308 E. Marsile St., Bourbonnais.


    If you would like to leave a donation of non-perishable food items


    You can drop them off in the plastic bin just outside our offices.

  • Children's Choir

    Thursday Nov 18, 2021 4:15 PM to 5:00 PM

    Children who love to sing,


    are encouraged to join our parish Children’s Choir! 


    We rehearse on Thursdays, 4:15 – 5:00pm, in the choir loft. 


    Our children will resume singing once a month at the 9:00 Mass,


    as well as the 5:00pm on Christmas Eve.


    For more information contact Chris Lord at [email protected]

  • Children's Christmas Choir Rehearsal

    Thursday Nov 18, 2021 4:15 PM to 5:00 PM

  • Handbell Practice

    Thursday Nov 18, 2021 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM

    Interested in ringing Handbells? 


    We have room in our Handbell Choir for a few more ringers. 


    Anyone, including children and adults,  


    who read music is encouraged to join our Handbell Choir. 


    We rehearse on Thursdays, 5:00 – 6:00pm, beginning Nov. 4.


    For more information contact Chris Lord at [email protected]

  • Rosary

    Thursday Nov 18, 2021 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM

    Rosary is prayed in the Church or in the Grotto weather permitting.

  • Finance Council Meeting

    Thursday Nov 18, 2021 6:30 PM to 8:00 PM

    Finance Council will meet in the Parish Center.

  • Knights of Columbus Meeting (Parish Center)

    Thursday Nov 18, 2021 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM

    Knights of Columbus typically meets on the 3rd Thursday of the month


    at 7:00 pm in the Parish Center.  If the Parish Center is busy


    they may meet in St. Viator Hall which is the room 


    behind the Mary Altar in Church.

Friday Nov 19, 2021

  • Rosary

    Friday Nov 19, 2021 7:00 AM to 7:30 AM

    Come join us in praying the Rosary every morning before the 7:30 am Mass Monday through Friday with the exception of Holidays.

  • Morning Mass

    Friday Nov 19, 2021 7:30 AM to 8:00 AM

    Join us for Morning Mass every weekday from 7:30 am - 8:00 am.


    Everyone is welcome!

Saturday Nov 20, 2021

  • Fishers of Men (FOM)

    Saturday Nov 20, 2021 7:00 AM to 8:00 AM

    MBVM has a small group of men called Fishers of Men(FOM).


    They meet on Saturday morning at 7AM in the parish center


    and discuss the weekend readings as well as other spiritual items. 


    Enter through the events entrance.


    MISSION: Fishers of Men equips men of all ages to be committed disciples of Jesus Christ and better husbands, fathers and men in their local community.


    VISION: Band together as brothers in Christ to "change the world" our families, our parishes and in our communities
    throughout the Joliet Diocese. Living as leaders to promote." His kingdom come, His will be done –
    right here, right now – as in Heaven."


     PURPOSE: Developing a personal relationship with Jesus Christ where He is the center of all we do. Equipping men with a spiritual confidence and initiative to continue to grow in Christ daily.


    PARTNERSHIP: Joining hands with parishes and men's groups throughout the Joliet Diocese to help and empower men to live more fully  for God, family and the greater community 


    EMPOWERMENT: Enhancing the effectiveness and efficiency of Parish men's groups and various outreach activities to help create lasting, positive change in men's lives.


    CHURCH COMMUNITY         :  Creating environments of encouragement, support, love and acceptance where men learn to value others. Supporting each other as we all become the men God is calling us to be in all aspects of life.


     


    APPROACING THE CHURCH (Many times we called this kind of thing "DID YOU KNOW" - See attached. I wrote it using info from the kickoff of this session of Fr Burke Masters.


     

  • Reconciliation/Confession

    Saturday Nov 20, 2021 3:30 PM to 4:00 PM

    Reconciliation is in the room behind the Mary altar.


    No reservations required.


    Please arrive no later than 4:00 pm.

  • 4:30 pm Mass

    Saturday Nov 20, 2021 4:30 PM to 5:30 PM

    Join us for 4:30 pm Mass every Saturday.


    Everyone is welcome!

Sunday Nov 21, 2021

  • Youth Ministry - Hero City/Laser Tag

    Sunday Nov 21, 2021 All day

    The Youth Minister is still planning this event. See our youth ministry calendar for more information

  • 7:30 AM Sunday Mass

    Sunday Nov 21, 2021 7:30 AM to 8:15 AM

    This early Mass has no music.

  • 9:00 AM Sunday Mass

    Sunday Nov 21, 2021 9:00 AM to 10:00 AM

    9:00 am Mass is open to everyone!


     


    This 9:00 am Mass also has a Liturgy of the Word for Children


    ages 3 through 1st grade.


    Children willing to participate will be called to join our adult volunteers


    right before the readings.  Parents may accompany their little one's.


    A bible story and craft will be provided, and the children will be brought back to their parents


    during the "Our Father".  For Questions about the Liturgy of the Word for Children


    otherwise knows as "Little People's Church", contact Maria Pallissard at [email protected]

  • Family Mass

    Sunday Nov 21, 2021 9:00 AM to 10:00 AM

  • Little People's Church

    Sunday Nov 21, 2021 9:00 AM to 10:00 AM

    Little People's church is during the 9:00 am Mass.


    This program is for 3 year old's through 1st graders.


    After the opening prayer, a song will call forth the little children.


    A leader will be present to lead the little ones to the room behind the


    Mary altar.  The children will partake in a bible story and craft.


    The children will return to their parents after the Our Father in Mass.


    Parents are allowed to come back with their little one's who might be hesitant 


    to join us.


    Questions:  Contact Maria Pallissard at (815) 933-8285 ext. 326


     


     

  • 11:00 AM Sunday Mass

    Sunday Nov 21, 2021 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM

    Everyone is welcome to join us for 11:00 am Mass.

  • Small Group Meeting (Parish Library)

    Sunday Nov 21, 2021 6:30 PM to 7:30 PM

    Small Group Meeting discussion covering the Mass by "Be Formed" If interested in joining this group contact Julie Worby at (815) 933-8285 ext. 315.

Monday Nov 22, 2021

  • Rosary

    Monday Nov 22, 2021 7:00 AM to 7:30 AM

    Come join us in praying the Rosary every morning before the 7:30 am Mass Monday through Friday with the exception of Holidays.

  • Morning Mass

    Monday Nov 22, 2021 7:30 AM to 8:00 AM

    Join us for Morning Mass every weekday from 7:30 am - 8:00 am.


    Everyone is welcome!

Tuesday Nov 23, 2021

  • Rosary

    Tuesday Nov 23, 2021 7:00 AM to 7:30 AM

    Come join us in praying the Rosary every morning before the 7:30 am Mass Monday through Friday with the exception of Holidays.

  • Morning Mass

    Tuesday Nov 23, 2021 7:30 AM to 8:00 AM

    Join us for Morning Mass every weekday from 7:30 am - 8:00 am.


    Everyone is welcome!

Wednesday Nov 24, 2021

  • Rosary

    Wednesday Nov 24, 2021 7:00 AM to 7:30 AM

    Come join us in praying the Rosary every morning before the 7:30 am Mass Monday through Friday with the exception of Holidays.

  • Morning Mass

    Wednesday Nov 24, 2021 7:30 AM to 8:00 AM

    Join us for Morning Mass every weekday from 7:30 am - 8:00 am.


    Everyone is welcome!

  • Food Pantry

    Wednesday Nov 24, 2021 4:30 PM to 6:00 PM

    Our Drive Through Food Pantry is located just outside our Parish Offices at


    308 E. Marsile St., Bourbonnais.


    Everyone in need is welcome!

  • Adult Choir Practice

    Wednesday Nov 24, 2021 6:30 PM to 7:30 PM

    If you enjoy singing, please consider joining our ADULT CHOIR.   


    We rehearse Wednesday nights, 6:30 – 7:30pm, in the church,


    and sing at various Sunday Liturgies each week,


    as well as midnight Mass for Christmas.


    For more information contact Chris Lord at [email protected]

  • Adult Christmas Choir Practice

    Wednesday Nov 24, 2021 6:30 PM to 7:30 PM

Thursday Nov 25, 2021

  • Morning Mass

    Thursday Nov 25, 2021 7:30 AM to 8:00 AM

    Join us for Morning Mass every weekday from 7:30 am - 8:00 am.


    Everyone is welcome!

  • Thanksgiving Day Mass

    Thursday Nov 25, 2021 9:00 AM to 10:00 AM

    November 25 (Thursday)   Thanksgiving Day (NOT a holy day of obligation)  9:00am Mass

Friday Nov 26, 2021

  • Rosary

    Friday Nov 26, 2021 7:00 AM to 7:30 AM

    Come join us in praying the Rosary every morning before the 7:30 am Mass Monday through Friday with the exception of Holidays.

  • Morning Mass

    Friday Nov 26, 2021 7:30 AM to 8:00 AM

    Join us for Morning Mass every weekday from 7:30 am - 8:00 am.


    Everyone is welcome!

Saturday Nov 27, 2021

  • Fishers of Men (FOM)

    Saturday Nov 27, 2021 7:00 AM to 8:00 AM

    MBVM has a small group of men called Fishers of Men(FOM).


    They meet on Saturday morning at 7AM in the parish center


    and discuss the weekend readings as well as other spiritual items. 


    Enter through the events entrance.


    MISSION: Fishers of Men equips men of all ages to be committed disciples of Jesus Christ and better husbands, fathers and men in their local community.


    VISION: Band together as brothers in Christ to "change the world" our families, our parishes and in our communities
    throughout the Joliet Diocese. Living as leaders to promote." His kingdom come, His will be done –
    right here, right now – as in Heaven."


     PURPOSE: Developing a personal relationship with Jesus Christ where He is the center of all we do. Equipping men with a spiritual confidence and initiative to continue to grow in Christ daily.


    PARTNERSHIP: Joining hands with parishes and men's groups throughout the Joliet Diocese to help and empower men to live more fully  for God, family and the greater community 


    EMPOWERMENT: Enhancing the effectiveness and efficiency of Parish men's groups and various outreach activities to help create lasting, positive change in men's lives.


    CHURCH COMMUNITY         :  Creating environments of encouragement, support, love and acceptance where men learn to value others. Supporting each other as we all become the men God is calling us to be in all aspects of life.


     


    APPROACING THE CHURCH (Many times we called this kind of thing "DID YOU KNOW" - See attached. I wrote it using info from the kickoff of this session of Fr Burke Masters.


     

  • Reconciliation/Confession

    Saturday Nov 27, 2021 3:30 PM to 4:00 PM

    Reconciliation is in the room behind the Mary altar.


    No reservations required.


    Please arrive no later than 4:00 pm.

  • 4:30 pm Mass

    Saturday Nov 27, 2021 4:30 PM to 5:30 PM

    Join us for 4:30 pm Mass every Saturday.


    Everyone is welcome!

Sunday Nov 28, 2021

  • First Day of Advent

    Sunday Nov 28, 2021 All day

    1st Day of Advent.

  • 7:30 AM Sunday Mass

    Sunday Nov 28, 2021 7:30 AM to 8:15 AM

    This early Mass has no music.

  • 9:00 AM Sunday Mass

    Sunday Nov 28, 2021 9:00 AM to 10:00 AM

    9:00 am Mass is open to everyone!


     


    This 9:00 am Mass also has a Liturgy of the Word for Children


    ages 3 through 1st grade.


    Children willing to participate will be called to join our adult volunteers


    right before the readings.  Parents may accompany their little one's.


    A bible story and craft will be provided, and the children will be brought back to their parents


    during the "Our Father".  For Questions about the Liturgy of the Word for Children


    otherwise knows as "Little People's Church", contact Maria Pallissard at [email protected]

  • Little People's Church

    Sunday Nov 28, 2021 9:00 AM to 10:00 AM

    Little People's church is during the 9:00 am Mass.


    This program is for 3 year old's through 1st graders.


    After the opening prayer, a song will call forth the little children.


    A leader will be present to lead the little ones to the room behind the


    Mary altar.  The children will partake in a bible story and craft.


    The children will return to their parents after the Our Father in Mass.


    Parents are allowed to come back with their little one's who might be hesitant 


    to join us.


    Questions:  Contact Maria Pallissard at (815) 933-8285 ext. 326


     


     

  • 11:00 AM Sunday Mass

    Sunday Nov 28, 2021 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM

    Everyone is welcome to join us for 11:00 am Mass.

  • Small Group Meeting (Parish Library)

    Sunday Nov 28, 2021 6:30 PM to 7:30 PM

    Small Group Meeting discussion covering the Mass by "Be Formed" If interested in joining this group contact Julie Worby at (815) 933-8285 ext. 315.

Monday Nov 29, 2021

  • Rosary

    Monday Nov 29, 2021 7:00 AM to 7:30 AM

    Come join us in praying the Rosary every morning before the 7:30 am Mass Monday through Friday with the exception of Holidays.

  • Morning Mass

    Monday Nov 29, 2021 7:30 AM to 8:00 AM

    Join us for Morning Mass every weekday from 7:30 am - 8:00 am.


    Everyone is welcome!

Tuesday Nov 30, 2021

  • Rosary

    Tuesday Nov 30, 2021 7:00 AM to 7:30 AM

    Come join us in praying the Rosary every morning before the 7:30 am Mass Monday through Friday with the exception of Holidays.

  • Morning Mass

    Tuesday Nov 30, 2021 7:30 AM to 8:00 AM

    Join us for Morning Mass every weekday from 7:30 am - 8:00 am.


    Everyone is welcome!