STM Flocknote July 22 - July 29
IMPORTANT INFORMATION REGARDING WEEKEND MASS ATTENDANCE
We are back to Full Capacity at Mass
Masks are optional.
During Communion all clergy and Extraordinary Ministers of Communion will wear masks.
We have an urgent need for Adorers at the following times:
Sunday 11:00 PM
Monday 2:00 AM
Tuesday 12:00 PM
Saturday 5:00 AM
Click the button below to sign up!
SIGN UP HERE
TRAVELING ST. JOSPEH
Thank you to
for bringing St. Joseph into your home!
And for Nicky and his awesome coloring page!
If you are interested in the Traveling St. Joseph, sign up for a week of your choosing -pick up and drop off instructions will be sent after you sign up. For more information and sign up go to:
THIS WEEK AT FAMILY FAITH...
We will be meeting in-person for Family Faith and Sacraments Pre-K4 through 9th grade.
Please register now for the
2021/22 program year.
All registrations will be online at :
If you need to contact the school office over the summer, please email Principal Sonja Keane at
SVDP MONTHLY DONATIONS AND EXPENDITURES
In June, 2021, your donations helped 50 people with financial assistance totaling $5,653. Donations for the month of May totaled $3,542. We cannot do this work without you!
SAFE ENVIRONMENT UPDATE
FOR ALL ACTIVE VOLUNTEERS
The Diocese of Rockford has implemented an online program called VIRTUSOnline to record, track, and update Safe Environment documents and required training. As you know, all volunteers must complete the required documents and training in order to participate in ministry.
If you have previously submitted Safe Environment documents and are currently in an active ministry, please forward your best contact email address to Olga Pomella at
. Your VIRTUSOnline account profile will be updated with this email. VIRTUSOnline will generate an email to you providing your USER ID. Go to
. You will need to request a password reset. Once your password is reset, log in to review your profile, required documents, and required training. Please complete the required documents and training and confirm the submission has been recorded.
In the future, the VIRTUSOnline program will generate email notifications regarding revised documents and additional training requirements.
Should you require additional assistance, email
with a cc to
. Thank you for your cooperation and your ministry to our St. Thomas More community.
St Mary’s in Huntley
Men between the ages 14-25 are invited to a day retreat called “Encounter,” given through the Rockford Diocese.
If you want to grow deeper in your walk with Christ and to discover God’s purpose for your life; this retreat is for you.
The retreat will run from 9:00am to 2:30pm, with Mass, Adoration, talks, fun activities, and lunch.
There is no cost.
SILVER & GOLD WEDDING ANNIVERSARY MASS
Is 2021 the year in which you and your spouse celebrate your 25
, or 70
or more wedding anniversary? Bishop Malloy and the Life & Family Evangelization Office would like to celebrate this milestone with you. Couples celebrating the milestone wedding anniversaries of 25, 50, 55, 60, 65, and 70 or more years of marriage in 2021 are invited to a special Mass in their honor at
St. Mary Parish in Huntley, IL on Sunday, August 22
at 2:30 PM
celebrated by Bishop David J. Malloy. A cake and punch reception will immediately follow. The Life & Family Evangelization Office welcomes your registration by phone (815) 399-4300 or online at
by August 10th. Commemorative certificates to mark this special occasion will be available for those who pre-register for this event.
House introduces most extreme pro-abortion appropriations bill
to move forward on paying for abortion with your tax dollars!
Your U.S. senators and representative need to hear from you
The House Committee on Appropriations is advancing bills this week that would:
force taxpayers to pay for elective abortions;
force health care providers and professionals to perform and refer for abortion against their deeply-held beliefs;
force employers and insurers to cover and pay for abortion in health plans.
Don't let Congress vote for an appropriations bill that includes this coercion!
send a pre-written email
by clicking the button below.
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Confessions are heard every
, until all heard.
suspended on Saturdays
with Benediction at 1:00pm and begins again at
on Thursday, July 22 at 7:00PM