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Join Us for our Advent Series: Exploring the Power of Nonviolence in an Age of Violence – In the Footsteps of Jesus the Peacemaker

Join Us for our Advent Series: Exploring the Power of Nonviolence in an Age of Violence – In the Footsteps of Jesus the Peacemaker Join Dr. Terry Rynne, Professor of Peace Studies at Marquette University and Co-Founder of the Center for Peacemaking, at 7:00 p.m. in the Sacred Heart Parish Center, located at the corner of Burr and Gage Streets in Winnetka, for our Advent Series on Peacemaking.  See below for the schedule for each Wednesday evening.   Note:  All the homilists at Divine Mercy Parish will focus on the themes Dr. Rynne will present at all the weekend Masses prior to each of these sessions.  Week 1 – November 28th The Gospel Testimony concerning Jesus’ Nonviolence Week 2, December 5th Gandhi’s Impact on Catholic Thought Also featuring Tim Jeffries, a teacher in Peace Works, a conflict resolution training program for school age children Week 3, December 12th Catholics Around the World Confronting Violence with Nonviolence Also featuring Phil Andrew, Director of Violence Prevention Initiatives of the Archdiocese of Chicago,& a 30-minute film on the Nashville Nonviolent Campaign from the PBS Series “A Force More Powerful” Week 4, December 19th How the Catholic Church is Beginning to Reclaim Gospel Nonviolence Also featuring Father David Kelly of Precious Blood Ministries of Chicago, & a segment from the PBS Series...

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Let Us Give Thanks!

Join us for Mass at 9:00am on Thanksgiving Day at St. Philip the Apostle Church. (Note that there will be no Mass at Sacred Heart Church on...

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Principal Fink & Father Steve Lanza Accept the Blue Ribbon Award for Sacred Heart School!

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Reading the Scriptures with the Mind, Eyes & Heart of a Woman with Sr. Barbara Reid, OP

Join us on Monday evening, October 29th, at the Sacred Heart Parish Center of Divine Mercy Parish at 7:00 pm to hear Sr. Barbara Reid, OP speak about Reading the Scriptures with the Mind, Eyes and Heart of a Woman. We’ll gather at 6:45 for Pizza and Adult Beverages if you’d like to come early! The Sacred Heart Parish Center is located at the corner of Burr and Gage Streets in...

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Sacred Heart School Awarded National Blue Ribbon of Excellence

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A Just Harvest Needs Our Help!

  Can You Help Our Friends At A Just Harvest Stock Their Pantry? Our friends at the Just Harvest Community Kitchen have served a nutritious dinner to 150+ Rogers Park neighbors every night for 30 years. (See their amazing work at www.ajustharvest.org.)   Can you contribute pantry supplies to help them fulfill their mission? They cook 5,000 dinners each month, so large “Costco-size” containers are great. This Fall, cleaning supplies are the priority.  They really need: Dish Soap •...

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MENS ANNUAL RETREAT OCTOBER 5-7

MENS ANNUAL RETREAT OCTOBER 5-7 Our annual retreat will be led by Fr. Paul Mueller, S.J. He will help us to contemplate two interrelated themes. First the glory of God’s creation, Second God’s justice and mercy.   Father Mueller, ordained in 1993, earned an MS in Physics and a PhD in History & Philosophy at the University of Chicago. He served as a professor of philosophy at Loyola University of Chicago and Academic Dean for the First Studies Program...

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