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MASS SCHEDULE
Monday December 5: 6:15am and 7:30am Mass Church
Tuesday, December 6: 6:15am and 7:30am Mass Church
Wednesday, December 7: 6:15am and 7:30am,
Feast of the Immaculate Conception Anticipation Mass
5:15pm Church
Thursday, December 8: Feast of the Immaculate Conception
6am, 7:30am, 9:15am and 7pm Masses Church
8:15am Sacred Heart Chapel
Friday, December 9: 8:00am Mass Church
Saturday,
December 10: 8:00am Mass Church
4:30pm Mass Church
Sunday, December 11: 7:30am Church
9:00am and 11:30am Sacred Heart Chapel
7:00pm Mass Church

Reconciliation will be held on Saturday
after 4:30pm Mass until 6:00pm



Advent/Christmas Schedule 2022


Tuesday, December 6     Taize Prayer Service at Elmhurst University 9:30pm

Wednesday, December 7     The Feast of the Immaculate Conception               Anticipation Mass  5:15pm     Church

Thursday, December 8     The Feast of the Immaculate Conception,
Patron of our parish and of our nation.  Masses will be celebrated at
6am, 7:30am, 9:15am and 7pm in the Church.
Mass will be celebrated at 8:15am in the Sacred Heart Chapel.

Saturday, December 10     Reconciliation after the 4:30pm Mass
until 6pm in the Sacred Heart Chapel. 

Sunday, December 11     The Third Sunday of Advent - Gaudete Sunday  

 Blessing of the Bambinos,Christ Child figures from the cribs in your homes,
will take place at the end of each Mass.

Saturday, December 17     Seven Hours of Advent Reconciliation. 
Priests of the Eastern DuPage Deanery will hear confessions
from 9am to 4pm at Visitation Parish.  No confessions at IC.

This will be the last Reconciliation until January 2023
 
Schedule of Masses for the 4th Sunday of Advent
Saturday, December 17    
                     4:30 pm        Mass            Sacred Heart Chapel
          Sunday, December 18                
7:30 am        Mass            Church
                      9:00 am        Mass            Sacred Heart Chapel
                     11:30 am       Mass            Sacred Heart Chapel
7
:00 pm        Mass            Church

 
Christmas Eve:
(Doors open at 2:00 pm, please do not save seats before Mass begins)
Saturday, December 24             
3:00 pm        Mass            Church
                        3:00 pm        Mass            *Sacred Heart Chapel
          3:00 pm       Mass            Plunkett Hall
 
*The four-year-old’s, kindergarten, 1st and 2nd graders
will have the opportunity to participate in a presentation
of the Living Gospel at the Sacred Heart Chapel Mass. 
 
                    5:00 pm        Mass            Sacred Heart Chapel
                   10:30 pm       Mass            Sacred Heart Chapel
Preceded by a program of Christmas music at 10:00 pm
(Incense will be used at the 5:00pm & 10:30pm
Masses on Christmas Eve)
(The Sacrament of Reconciliation will not be celebrated)
 
Christmas Day:
Sunday, December 25      
7:30 am        Mass            Church
                       9:00 am        Mass            Sacred Heart Chapel
                    11:30 am       Mass            Sacred Heart Chapel
(No 7pm Mass will be celebrated on Christmas Day)
(Incense will be used at the 9am & 11:30am Masses on Christmas Day.)
 
Monday, December 26     
8:00 am        Mass Church
(No 6:15 am or 7:30 am Mass will be celebrated)
 
Solemnity of Mary, Mother of God
Saturday, December 31              
                        4:30 pm        Mass            Sacred Heart Chapel
(The Sacrament of Reconciliation will not be celebrated)
Sunday, January 1  
7:30 am        Mass            Church
                    9:00 am        Mass            Sacred Heart Chapel
                   11:30 am       Mass            Sacred Heart Chapel
 7:00 pm       Mass           Church
 
The Epiphany of the Lord
Saturday, January 7                 
                   4:30 pm        Mass            Sacred Heart Chapel
Reconciliation will follow Mass
Sunday, January 8
7:30 am        Mass            Church
                     9:00 am        Mass            Sacred Heart Chapel
                     11:30 am       Mass            Sacred Heart Chapel
 7:00 pm       Mass            Church
 
The Baptism of the Lord
Monday, January 9
                   6:15am                  Mass           Church
                   7:30am                  Mass            Church
(The end of the Christmas Season)


We are requesting gift cards to Target, Walmart and Kohl’s,
as well as Visa cards in $25,$50 and $100 increments. 
We have 125 families on our giving list this year.
 
We ask that you place your gift cards in the
Sunday collection basket or drop off at the rectory
by Monday, December 12 at noon.
Distribution to our families will occur on Tuesday.
 
Your donations may be the only Christmas
many of our families experience.  Please help to
bring joy to some of our most vulnerable individuals and families.
God bless your generosity.


Click here for a list of Adoration Hours throughout the Diocese of Joliet
   
Parish Mass Book - Year B Volume 1  

The 2023 Mass Book is now open.
Mass Intentions are still available through the end of 2022.
Consider an intention as a birthday, anniversary or thank you gift.
A mass intention is a wonderful way to show someone that you care!



Parish Office Hours 
The Parish office is open Monday through Thursday  8:30am until 4:30pm and Fridays 8:30am until Noon.