St. John the Apostle Catholic Church

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Coronavirus Precautions  will be taken at our Parish beginning February 1 & 2, 2020.

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The Annual St. Pat’s and St. Joe’s Dance

Hosted by the Father John Barrett
Knights of Columbus Council #8365

March 7, 2020

  7:00 p.m. to Midnight

St. Alexander Parish Hall

     Admission Cost:  $10/person

Beverages, Corned Beef Sandwiches and Italian Beef Sandwiches will be available for purchase.

Corned Beef sandwiches to go between
6:00 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. The sandwiches
will be sold on a Carryout Basis.

Continuous dancing all evening long including some of our Irish and Italian favorites.  Special performance by The Mayer School of Irish Dance and Bagpipes & Drums of the Emerald Society

We will also have Sky High Balloon Guy for the kids!

Eastern DuPage Deanery Events

A Life's Journey

When:  Mon, February 24, 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Where:  Visitation Catholic Church, 779 S York St, Elmhurst

Please join us for a presentation by Linda Couri, a former Planned Parenthood worker who is now at The University of Saint Mary of the Lake/Mundelein Seminary. Linda will deliver a powerful presentation about her life’s journey. Presentation to be held at Visitation Parish Center from 7:00 – 8:30 p.m. in the Hospitality Room.

Unlocking the Keys to Your Faith

When:  Tue, March 10, 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Where:  St. Alexis Catholic Church, 400 W Wood Ave, Bensenville (in the church)

Please join us for a presentation by Fr. Larry Brunette, covering all seven sacraments: presenting a quick, but comprehensive overview of what each sacrament is for, who it is for, its effects, and how the Rite is administered.

Liturgical Enrichment Day

When:  Sat, March 21, 8:00 am – 12:00 pm

Where:  Ascension of Our Lord Catholic Church, 1S314 Summit Ave, Oakbrook Terrace

Liturgical Enrichment Day is for all liturgical ministers and interested parishioners.  8:00 am Mass followed by a keynote presentation by Rev. Brad Zamora, Director of Liturgy at St. Mary of the Lake Seminary. Breakout sessions will follow. 

St. Peregrine Presentation & Healing Prayers

When:  Thu, April 30, 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Where:  Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, 132 Arthur St, Elmhurst

Father Chris Krymski O.S.M. from Our Lady of Sorrows Basilica, location of the National Shrine of St. Peregrine, will be with us in the Church. All cancer patients along with all who know someone who is struggling with cancer are encouraged to attend. The presentation will be followed with time for prayerful healing.

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2020 Catholic Ministries Annual Appeal

Be Kind and Merciful

Our Parish Goal: $22,500

Gifts to the Appeal play a vital role in funding the ministries, services, and programs provided through our Diocese.  

CMAA donation envelopes are available at the back of church or gifts can also be made by credit card through the Diocese at

Marian Grotto

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Information and how to donate!