Sunday Oct 3, 2021
Sunday Oct 3, 2021 2:00 PM to 3:30 PM
The Right to Life of Decatur invites you to join them to stand in the life chain. The life chain is part of a nationwide event held each year. Last year several hundred people stood together in our area, while others stood in life chains in over a thousand other cities and Canada. Signs will be distributed from St. Patrick Church basement beginning at 2:00. Please pick up your sign and stand on Franklin or Eldorado Street for one hour to help make this highly visible testimony to life a success.
Saturday Oct 9, 2021
EPIC Youth Group
Saturday Oct 9, 2021 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
All Junior High students are invited to join us for the EPIC Junior High Youth group campfire at Spitler Woods. We will have hot dogs, s'mores, games, music, and lots of fun. We hope to see you there! For more information, please contact Deena at 217 855-9845 or Ivy at 217 412-5188.
Sunday Oct 10, 2021
St. Patrick Church Tour
Sunday Oct 10, 2021 3:00 PM to 4:30 PM
This church tour will include picture slides of the building of our churches, a walking tour of each church, and ‘tour guide’ information of specifics in the churches, including the sanctuary, windows, sacristy, and sacramentals. St. Patrick Church – Sunday October 10 at 3pm. St. James Church – Sunday October 24 at 3pm. Each event with slides and tour will last about 1.5 hours.
Tuesday Oct 12, 2021
Dealing with Loss
Tuesday Oct 12, 2021 5:30 PM to 6:30 PM
Those who have experienced the loss of a loved one often find healing and support by sharing with others who have similar experiences. Our parish is hosting this grief session at the parish house at St. James. Anyone is welcome to attend. For more information, contact Donna at (217) 422-4534.
Saturday Oct 16, 2021
Saturday Oct 16, 2021 12:00 PM to 12:30 PM
The Legion of Mary will hold this nationwide rosary rally on the front steps of St. Patrick Church. The rally is to pray for the end to abortion and for sinners. You are welcome to bring a chair to sit while praying. For questions, please call Tim (217) 454-7967.
Sunday Oct 24, 2021
St. James Church Tour
Sunday Oct 24, 2021 3:00 PM to 4:30 PM
This church tour will include picture slides of the building of our church, a walking tour of the church, and ‘tour guide’ information of specifics in the church, including the sanctuary, windows, sacristy, and sacramentals. The event will last about 1.5 hours.
Tuesday Oct 26, 2021
Finance Council meeting
Tuesday Oct 26, 2021 4:30 PM to 5:30 PM