St. Petronille Parish
420 Glenwood Avenue, Glen Ellyn IL 60137 (630) 469-0404
Welcome to St. Petronille Parish
Fr. James Dougherty, Pastor
Conscious of our human weakness, but empowered by the presence of the Holy Spirit among us, we pledge ourselves to this, the mission of Jesus Christ. We are the Roman Catholic Community of St. Petronille, Diocese of Joliet, a people of Prayer, Word and Sacrament. We strive to grow in the awareness of Jesus' presence in ourselves and in each other, and so we respond to His call to pray, to love, to serve, to forgive and to teach His Word to all people.
Weekend Mass Times
Sunday: 7:30am, 9:30am, 11:30am and 5pm (every Sunday)
Second Sunday of the month will be Teen Mass
Jesus is calling you to be a catechist!
We need volunteer catechists (teachers) for Faith Formation.
Grades 1-8 begin Wed., Oct. 1.
Preschool and Kindergarten begin Sun., Oct. 16.
We need catechists for the following grades:
We also need prayer partners, special needs buddies, classroom helpers, nursery helpers, parking lot helpers, and more for the upcoming RE year. All materials and training are provided. Catechists and other volunteers receive a deduction in their family’s tuition and Heavenly rewards! Diocesan Safe Environment requirements must be met. Please call Susan with questions or to volunteer at 630 469-0404 x4109.
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Volunteers are needed: 3 hour photo greeter. For more information - please call the Parish Offices at 630 469-0404 x0.
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Quarterly Parish Journal
Protecting God's Children Training for Adults will be held on September 22. To register go to the Diocese of Joliet website: www.dioceseofjoliet.org/ct and click on VIRTUS Protecting God's Children on the left column - on-line registration is required. _________________________
Catholic Ministries Annual Appeal update
August 29, 2014
So far 530 individuals and families have made gifts and pledges of $144,224 towards this years’ Appeal. Of that, $118,516 has already been paid, meaning we are 98.7% of the way towards meeting our goal of $120,015. Sixty cents of each dollar above and beyond our goal comes
back to our parish, so both the Diocese and our parish benefit from your generosity. Every gift is appreciated! Let’s finish this Appeal on a strong note and continue to help Catholic Education, Catholic Charities, our seminarians and so many other crucial ministries!
CMAA pledged as of 8/29/14 :$143,998 Donors: 530
Amount already paid $118,516 CMAA goal: 120,015
Balance Due: $25,482