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Welcome to St. Mary's Church

On behalf of the staff, deacon, parishioners and family here at St. Mary's, we would like to not only welcome you to our website but our parish. We are rooted in history and ready for growth. If you are traveling through  the Minoooka Area  be sure to come and worship with us. If you call Minooka home, then St. Mary's is waiting for you to call us your new parish. Please contact our parish office today at 815-467-2233 for more information and explore our website to see the many events and organizations we offer.

Our Parish Lenten Mission will be held March 9,10 and 11 from 7:00-8:30pm. More details to follow.

Click here to see Lenten Regulations

Ash Wednesday is Feb. 18 Mass times are:

6:30am, 8:30am and 7:00pm. (Ashes will also be distributed at Minooka Elementary School at 5:00pm and 6:30pm )                 

Click here to view the flyer for the Fundraiser Cards for a Cure for Lexi Spray, 2 years old.

Click here to view details about March 8 Corned Beef and Cabbage Dinner

To vist the Corned Beef and Cabbage Facebook page click on the link below.

On Wednesday, Feb. 11, Peg Francisco and Carol Musgrave went to OCP to deliver prayer squares and help pack boxes that our RE students decorated for our troops.  This article is on the OCP Facebook page:
THANK YOU for making it a great day at OCP yesterday sending out 150 care packages full of love & stuff to our HEROES!! Lots of cute valentines & blessed prayer squares that the ladies from St Marys brought in along with candy & gum from the good customers of joliet & romeoville walgreens went into the packages..THANKS irene pat & lisa for picking that up! also jen for the apple butter!! Wish we could send that yummy stuff to our troops!!! THANK YOU to the OCP KIDS for the color pages..decorated boxes..drawings & valentines!!! You all do such an awesome job we know our troops are going to love getting them!!! Some of the other goodies on our line going in the packages is magazines..girl scout cookies..a hygiene bag..pnut butter...canned soup..fruit...snack pack ( consists of ramon..oatmeal..granola/protein bars..cracker pack..ind drink pkgs..fruit snacks..& a rice krispie or cookie pkg ) jerky/ slim jims.. bagged candy..trail mix or nuts..socks...candy bars..gum...prayer cards from our friends at OPERATION FREEDOM ...the prayer squares from our friends at ST MARYS..our letter & whatever else we can fit like a game...bag of chips..a pillow..the kitchen sink wink emoticon its always a busy fun fast day but always always an honor to do something for our troops who sacrifice so much fighting for us & defending our great country...we may only be at ocp one day a week but we have our HEROES in our hearts thoughts & prayers every day every hour & every minute!! We cant ever THANK them enough or all of YOU who love & support them through us!!! Next week we are packing on monday night from 6 to 10 with the gurrie middle schools "every monday matters" students then the next packing day will be the following wednesday feb 25th 10 to 4 ...stop in & see us!! We're at 120 jessie street box175 manhattan il 60442..

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St Mary's Catholic Church Mission Statement





Monday thru Friday 8:30 a.m.
Saturday 5:00 p.m.
Sunday 7:30, 9:00 & 11:00 a.m.
Holy Days 6:30 a.m. , 8:30 a.m.
and 7:00 p.m.


Saturday 4:00pm-4:45pm

Rectory Hours:

Monday - Thursday: 9:00AM - 5:00PM
Friday: 9:00AM - 2:00PM

Upcoming Events

Parish Registration
If you would like to register to become a parishioner we would love to have you!   Please click on Parish Registration and print the form. After printing the form please fill it out by hand and drop it into the collection basket.  Please note **This form will not be delivered through the website.

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