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Lenten Mission at St. Francis Xavier

What Discipleship Means Today:  The Pope Francis Influence with Father Tony Gittins February 26, 27, 28   7:30 – 8:30 pm St. Francis Xavier Church, 9th and Linden, Wilmette All  at Sacred Heart are cordially invited! Over and over the scriptures mention discipleship; but do we really get it?  A gifted speaker and author, Tony Gittins’ life’s work has been to delve into what Jesus meant when he talked about discipleship and what it means for us now to be disciples in a world that shouts so many other messages.  Father Gittins closely follows Pope Francis’ example and influence; he finds hope in Pope Francis’ words and deeds.  This is a chance for folks to come together during the season of Lent, deepen our faith and reflect on what it means to be a disciple. Father Tony will also preach at...

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Join Us For Our St. Patrick’s Day Party on March 10 Following Mass at 4pm!

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Ash Wednesday Schedule

Ash Wednesday Schedule: Mass, with distribution of ashes, will be celebrated at 7:00 a.m., 8:30 a.m., and 6:15 p.m. A Prayer Service, with distribution of ashes, will be held at 4:00 p.m. Ashes to be distributed throughout the day in Church from 9:30am to 3:00pm. Spend some time with Christ as you begin your Lenten...

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Fr. John Kartje on Faith vs. Science January 25th at 7pm in the Parish Center

JOIN US!  Fr. John Kartje, Rector of Mundelein Seminary on FAITH VS. SCIENCE JANUARY 25th at 7pm in the PARISH CENTER, Corner of Burr and Gage, Winnetka The Adult Formation team invites you to join us for a most interesting evening!  Come hear Fr. John Kartje, astrophysicist, priest (Rector of Mundelein Seminary), biblical scholar and disciple of Jesus Christ, who’ll speak to us on the wonders of faith versus science. Fr. Kartje, who has been a weekend presider at Sacred Heart, is uniquely qualified to talk about the relationship between faith and science with PhD’s in both Astrophysics and Biblical Studies. Don’t miss this special event!  All are welcome!  Pizza, snacks and beverages will be served.  Join us!...

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Renew My Church Press Release from Archdiocese of Chicago

Archdiocese of Chicago Announces New Parish and School Structures in North Shore and Lakes Region Renew My Church Groupings January 22, 2018 As part of the Archdiocese’s revitalization initiative, Renew My Church, the leadership of parishes in the North Shore and Lakes Region groupings have been meeting to discuss the future church, parish and school structures for their areas. They submitted their feedback to the Archdiocese of Chicago and the final structures have been approved. North Shore Grouping The Renew My Church North Shore grouping includes Sacred Heart Parish and School (Winnetka), SS. Faith, Hope and Charity Parish and School (Winnetka), St. Francis Xavier Parish and School (Wilmette), St. Joseph Parish and School (Wilmette) and St. Philip the Apostle Parish (Northfield). Sacred Heart Parish and St. Philip the Apostle Parish will unite to form one new parish, effective July 1, 2018, retaining...

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Annual Catholic Appeal 2018

“We are the Archdiocese,” a video from Cardinal Cupich, highlights programs and areas within the Archdiocese of Chicago supported by the Annual Catholic Appeal.  View the video here:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=67&v=q6hhNmKjXFw: Make your contribution today at www.annualcatholicappeal.com #AnnualCatholicAppeal #ACA18...

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