Worship with Us

Daily Mass:
Monday-Saturday, 8:00 a.m.  (Thursday’s service is a Communion Service)
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.
Teen Mass: 2nd Sunday of the months (Oct-April) at 12:30 p.m.
 
Confession: Saturdays, 4:00-4:30 p.m.
Eucharistic Adoration: Sundays, 3:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Ministers of Care
bring Communion to parishioners who are home-bound or in the hospital.

Upcoming Parish Events

 
September Events
 
Scripture Study: Women in the New Testament [More Info]
Tuesdays beginning September 6: 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
In the Parish Center Chapel
 
Bible Study for Young Adults (20s &30s) [More Info]
Thursdays beginning September 8: 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
In the Parish Center Library
 
Religious Education Opening Day Celebration
September 25: Opening Day Mass at the 9:30 Mass
Reception & Family Day 10:30 a.m. to Noon in the Children’s Center
 
October: Month of Mary, Mother of Mercy
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We are celebrating October as a month dedicated to Mary, Mother of Mercy. “Mary is the mother of mercy, because she bore in her womb the very face of divine mercy, Jesus …” Pope Francis
 
October: Respect Life Month
 
October Events
 
VIRTUS: Do you work with children, or want to? You need this training!
Saturday, October 1: 10:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
In the Parish Center Dining Room
For more information and to register, contact: Karie Ferrell (847) 846-0333 x 203
 
Blessing of Pets
Sunday, October 2: 12:15ish (after the 11:00 a.m. Mass)
On the Parish Lawn
 
Adult Faith Formation Presentation:
Finding the Spirit of St. Francis, Yesterday and Today [more info]
Monday, October 3: 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
 
Presentation: Domestic Violence Ministry
Monday, October 3: 7:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
In the Rectory Dining Room
 
RCIA (Rite of Christian Initation of Adults) First Session [more info]
Wednesday, October 5: 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
In the Parish Center Library
 
Night of Family Prayer [more info]
Wednesday, October 5: 7:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
In the Church
 
Evening Prayer for Our Lady of the Rosary [more info]
Friday, October 7: 7:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
In the Gathering Space of the Church
 
Ministy Fair
After All Masses, October 8 & 9
In the Gathering Space of the Church
 
Come & See! Evanston Catholic Youth Ministry Kick-Off 
Hosted here at Saint Mary! [flyer-fall-kickoff-2016]
Sunday, October 9: 12:15 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Begins in the Church, continues on the Parish Lawn and Garden
 
Young at Heart 
Thursday, October 13: 12:15 p.m. to 2:00 p.m.
In the Gathering Space of the Church
 
Parenting by “the Book”: A Biblical Walk with Mary [more info]
Thursdays, beginning October 13, 7:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
In the Parish Center Dining Room
 
Family Potluck, Food Theme: Comfort Food [familyministriesflyer]
Sunday, October 16: Noon (after the 11:00 a.m. Mass) to 1:00 p.m.
In the Cafeteria of the Children’s Center
 
Youth Ministry – Junior High Night (6th, 7th, 8th Grade) [more info]
Friday, October 21: 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
 
Day of Retreat for Young Adults (20s & 30s) [more info]
Saturday, October 22: 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
In the Parish Center
 
A Concert for the Year of Mercy [more info]
Sunday, October 23: 4:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
In the Church, presented by the Saint Mary Music Ministry
 
Installation of Father Kevin McCray as Pastor, Bishop Francis J. Kane, Presider
Sunday, October 30: 11:00 a.m. Mass
Reception afterward in the Gathering Space
 

Parish Contacts

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To Register in the Parish
Father Kevin McCray, Pastor
(847) 864-0333 ext 204
 
To Request a Communion Call
To Request Anointing
(847) 864-0333
 
To Submit News for the Bulletin
 
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 Register in our Parish School:
Gail Hulse, Principal
Pope John XXIII School
(847) 475-5678
 
To Register for Religious Education:
Karie Ferrell, Director
Religious Education
(847) 864-0333 ext 203

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