Join us in the courtyard for our annual Holy Name Society BBQ…Read More
This week we completed our first ALPHA for Youth sequence. The sessions, whether for adults or young people are intended to help participants asks questions and share with each other their thoughts about matters of faith…Read More
St. Benedict Parish is sponsoring a baby item collection for the mothers and babies at Aid for Women Pregnancy Care Centers and Homes.
We invite you to donate the following new items during the month of May:
Diapers (sizes newborn to 5)
· Baby wipes
· Baby clothes (boys and girls, sizes newborn to 2T)
· Crib sheets
· Baby bottles
· Baby books and toysRead More
Calling all talented St. Benedict H.S. Alumni! On Sunday, June 2nd at Noon, we will host a special Mass to celebrate the great gift of our High School ministry. This will also mark the final day of transition as we move to a PK-8 education model. We are looking for talented alums to help form a festival choir for this occasion. Music has long been an integral part of the St. Ben’s community…Read More
Prepare for a unique approach to lectoring, with a healthy balance of practical vocal technique and scriptural study. Wear clothes you feel comfortable moving in, and keep an open mind during this two hour session! All current and prospective lectors are invited to take part in this event…Read More
Come celebrate the accomplishments of our art program by viewing our gallery display featuring work created by students in 2nd through 12th grades. Experience the Guess Who? faculty art guess game, put our personal touch on a collaborative community piece, and share your love for art! St. Benedict Prep students will have an opportunity to create a personalized button which will serve as an out of uniform pass for Monday, May 20, 2019
As of this week, the project is fully funded. Thank you to the generous donors that came forward to help us meet our goal! The altar candlesticks are about 95% finished. Our craftsman is going ad another coat or two of polyurethane to strengthen the…Read More
Our next meeting is Tuesday, May 14th at 7pm in Beaven Hall.
Please join us for this discussion! To obtain a copy of the book, simply stop by the rectory, or ask any of our staff members after Mass.Read More
The whole principal of the chapter is how to engage people in the parish community.
The suggestions take a lot of time.
How are we going to convince people to move forward and go with the vision the author is suggesting? An example would be the suggestion to have people go through Alpha…His suggestions are very intense and require a lot of resources and training.Read More
The art & environment ministry is responsible for all of the decorating in our beautiful church. The decor changes with the seasons and solemnities according to the liturgical calendar. We are in search of both creative types and “worker bee” types to help keep our church looking great. The time commitment is minimal (about 2 hours once a month) and the schedule is very flexible…Read More
Come celebrate Spring with us and bring it downstairs this Sunday April 28th for coffee, donuts and fellowship in the church basement after all morning masses.
Join the Adult Group after the 6:30 mass for wine, cheese and fellowship too!Read More
Join us as we commemorate Jesus' entrance into Jerusalem. Each Mass will begin with a solemn procession with palms, beginning outdoors on Irving Park (weather permitting). During Mass, we will read the Passion of Jesus according to Luke. This Sunday marks the beginning of Holy Week, the most solemn part of the Church Year…Read More
St. Benedict Parish offers an abundance of ministries and services to our community. We are only able to offer all of these through the generosity of our parishioners and friends of our parish. This month, we ask that you consider your own personal stewardship and giving. If you haven't already, consider signing up for automated online giving. If you already give online, perhaps consider updating your level of stewardship. It is through your generosity that we can continue our mission.Read More
You will benefit from some of the best speakers from across campus and across the country whose stories, witness, and humor will challenge you to expand your imagination and deepen your faith. Whether you are in the large group setting as one of 360 teenagers from across the country or in the small group with 7 other teens your own age, you will find yourself in a vibrant and welcoming community…read moreRead More
The prototype is nearly complete and the oil candles have arrived. Our craftsman will size up the prototype next to he altar and make any final adjustments before replicating the design for the other 5 candlesticks. He’s also carefully matched the stain on the…Read More