A Community of Faith & Service in Christ

Saint Mary Parish, established August 15, 1865, is located at the corner of Lake Street & Oak Avenue in Evanston, Illinois
1012 Lake Street, Evanston IL 60201 Phone: (847) 864-0333
 
Parish Center Office Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Evening Hours on Wednesday & Thursday to 9:00 p.m.
Sunday: 9:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Worship with Us

Daily Mass:
Monday-Saturday, 8:00 a.m. 
Sunday Masses
Saturdays: 5:00 p.m.; Sundays: 8:00, 9:30, 11:00 a.m.
Haitian Mass: 1st Sunday of the months at 12:30 p.m.
 
Confession: Saturdays, 3:30-4:30 p.m. during Lent
In the Reconciliation Room near the main entrance
 
Ministers of Care bring Communion to parishioners who are home-bound or in the hospital. Contact Lori Remien [lremien@stmaryevanston] to arrange for communion calls.

 

Eucharistic Adoration
Sundays, 3:00–6:00 p.m. (Benediction 5:45)
 
 
 
Funerals & Memorial Services

Ash Wednesday Schedule

Masses: All include Distribution of Ashes
8:00 a.m., Noon, 7:00 p.m.
 

Lent 2018 Schedule

Stations of the Cross

      Fridays, February 16, 23; March 2, 9, 16, 23 at 7:00 p.m. (French/Creole)                      Saturdays, February 17, 24; March 3, 10, 17, 24 after 8:00 a.m. Mass (English)

      Living Stations of the Cross, Palm Sunday, March 25 2:00-3:00 p.m.

Sacrament of Reconciliation

      Mondays through Saturdays, after the 8:00 a.m. Mass                                                      Saturdays, 3:30-4:30 p.m. (Extended Hours) in the Reconciliation Room

 Communal Reconciliation Services in Evanston

      Monday, February 26: 7:00 p.m. at St. Nicholas Church, 806 Ridge Avenue                    Mnday, March 5: 7:00 p.m. at Sheil Catholic Center, 2110 Sheridan Road                      Monday, March 26: 7:00 p.m. at Saint Mary Parish

Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament

      Sundays, February 18, 25; March 4, 11, 18, 25: 3:00-6:00 p.m.                                        (Benediction at 5:45)

Lectio Divina for Young Adults (20s-30s) in the Parish Center

      Mondays, February 19, 26; March 5, 12, 19, 26: 7:00 p.m. 
 
Sunday Afternoons at the Movies for Lent [Download: Flyer, Film Study 1]
 
      Sundays, February 18, 25; March 4, 11, 18
      12:30 p.m. (after the 11:00 Mass) in the Parish Center Living Room
 

Evening Prayer

      Mondays, February 12, 19, 26; March 5, 12, 19*, 26: 7:00 p.m.                                        Parish Center Chapel; the chapel will stay open until 8:30 p.m.

     Taizé Evening Prayer, Monday, March 19*

Bring Us Home: A Lenten Day of Retreat for Young Adults (20s-30s)

      Saturday, March 10: 1:00-6:00 p.m. in the Parish Center
 

Holy Week & Easter

Palm Sunday, March 25

      Masses: Saturday at 5:00 p.m.; Sunday at 8:00 a.m., 9:30 a.m. & 11:00 a.m.

      Living Stations of the Cross: 2:00-3:00 p.m.

      Adoration: 3:00-6:00 p.m. (Benediction at 5:45)

Holy Thursday, March 29

      Morning Prayer: 8:30 a.m. in the Parish Center Chapel

      Mass of the Lord’s Supper: 7:30 p.m.

Good Friday, March 30

     Morning Prayer: 8:30 a.m. in the Parish Center Chapel

     Passion of Our Lord Jesus Christ: 3:00 p.m. in the Church

     Haitian Good Friday Service: 7:00 p.m. in the Parish Center

Holy Saturday, March 31

     Morning Prayer: 8:30 a.m. in the Parish Center Chapel

Easter Vigil: Saturday, March 31: 7:30 p.m.                                                              =(No Confessions, No 5:00 p.m. Mass)

 Easter Sunday, April 1

     Masses: 8:00 a.m. 9:30 a.m. & 11:00 a.m.; Haitian Mass at 12:30 p.m.

     Adoration: 3:00–6:00 p.m.

Divine Mercy Sunday, April 8

     Masses: Saturday, 5:00 p.m.; Sunday, 8:00 a.m., 9:30 a.m. & 11:00 a.m.

     Divine Mercy Service: 2:00 p.m. in the church

     Eucharistic Adoration: 3:00-6:00 p.m. (Benediction at 5:45)

 

Parish Contacts

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To Register in the Parish
   Complete the form, save it, return it
   as an attachment to:
   office@stmaryevanston.org
 
To Register in our Parish School
Gail Hulse, Principal
Pope John XXIII School
(847) 475-5678
 
To Register for Religious Education
Karie Ferrell, Director of Faith Formation
(847) 864-0333 ext 203
 
To Request Anointing
(847) 864-0333
 
To Submit News for the Bulletin
 
To Manage Your Contributions
Patricia Palacios, Business Manager
ppalacios@stmaryevanston.org
 
To Baptize Your Child
Deacon Dennis Robak
(847) 864-0333 ext 209
 
To Schedule a Wedding
Dianne Fox, Director of Music & Liturgy
(847) 864-0333 ext 210
 
To Plan a Funeral
Dianne Fox, Director of Music & Liturgy
(847) 864-0333 ext 210
 
To Request a Communion Call
Lori Remien, Ministry of Care