St. Paul the Apostle Catholic Church

 

511 N. Conrad Street

Peotone, IL  60468-0700

 

TELEPHONE: Church Office  708-258-6917

Rectory (Pastor)  708-258-3995

Church Office Fax  708-258-3061

 

OFFICE HOURS:  Monday through Friday 12:30 PM to 5 PM

Regular time to make appointments, registrations, etc.

Regular bulletin deadline  Tuesday 10 AM

 

e-mail: stpauloffice@att.net

 

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Holy Week Schedule

 

Palm Sunday of the Passion of the Lord

April 12/13 2014

Blessing and Distribution of Palms

 

Saturday:

3:00-3:45 pm - Confession

4:00 pm Mass

 

Sunday: 7:30 am Mass / 10:30 am Mass

 

Monday: April 14:  7:15 am Mass

 

Tuesday: April 15: 7:15 am Mass

Eucharistic Adoration: 7-8 pm

 

Wednesday: April 16:  7:15 am Mass

Parish Penance Service:  6:30 pm

 

Easter Triduum

 

Holy Thursday - April 17

No 7:15 am Mass

9:00 am:  Morning Prayer

6:00 pm:  Altar Server Practice

7:00 pm:  Mass of the Lord's Supper

(This includes the washing of the feet, procession and transfer of the

Holy Eucharist to the altar of repose and silent adoration until 11:00 pm)

 

Good Friday - April 18  Day of Fast and Abstinence

No 7:15 am Mass

9:00 am:  Morning Prayer - Divine Mercy Novena begins

Noon: Clergy Association of Peotone Cross Walk

1:30 pm:  Tre Ore (the Three Hours' Agony - last 7 words of Christ)

3:00 pm:  Stations of the Cross

7:00 pm  The Reading of the Passion Narrative, Veneration of the Cross and

Distribution of Holy Communion.

The Pontifical collection for the Holy Land will be received.

 

Holy Saturday and Easter Sunday

 

Holy Saturday - April 19

9:00 am  Morning Prayer / Divine Mercy Novena

Noon:  Blessing of Easter food

No Confessions / No 4:00 pm Vigil Mass

7:00 pm Altar Server Practice

8:00 pm:  Easter Vigil Mass (The most solemn of all vigils, when we celebrate

 the Resurrection of the Lord and welcome our new and fully initiated Catholics into the Church.

 

Easter Sunday - April 20   -  No RE / FF Classes

7:30 am Mass  /  10:30 am  Mass

 

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ORDINARY MASS SCHEDULE:

 

Saturday:  4:00 PM

 

Sunday:  7:30 and 10:30 AM

 

Daily Mass:  Monday through Friday 7:15 AM

 

Holy Days of Obligation:  See the Bulletin

 

 

 

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PASTOR:  Rev. Roger Kutzner

 

DEACON: Rev. Mr. James Kelly

 

PARISH SECRETARY:  Paula Prium

 

PARISH COUNCIL PRESIDENT:  Fred Knap

 

 CCW CO-PRESIDENTS:  Lisa Van Dyke / Maura Culver

 

GRAND KNIGHT OF K OF C:  John Melone

 

ADMINISTRATIVE COMMISSION:  George Johnson

 

FINANCE COUNCIL CHAIRMAN:  David Rock

 

WORSHIP COMMISSION:  Paula Prium

 

CHRISTIAN EDUCATION COMMISSION:  Rev. Mr. James Kelly

 

CHRISTIAN SERVICE COMMISSION:  Call Fr. Kutzner

 

DIRECTOR OF RELIGIOUS EDUCATION:  Karen LeClaire, phone 708-258-9580

 

 

 

SACRAMENTS

 

BAPTISM: By Appointment.

 

RECONCILIATION:  Thursday, 7:30 - 8:00 PM, Saturday, 3:00 - 3:45 PM or any time by appointment.

 

FIRST COMMUNION: Sunday, May 4, 2014     1:00 PM.

 

COMFIRMATION:  Sunday, April 6, 2014    2:00 PM

 

MARRIAGE:  By appointment only. Call at least 6 months in advance.

 

SACRAMENT OF THE SICK:  Call any time.

 

EUCHARISTIC ADORATION: Tuesdays 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM, Thursdays 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM

 

 

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RE / FF CLASSES

 

Sunday

 

1st - 5th Grade: 9am - 10:15am

 

Pre-K 3 & 4 yr. olds, Kindergarten 5 yr. olds: 10:30am - 11:30am

 

Tuesday

 

1st - 4th Grade: 3:10pm - 4:45pm

 

Wednesday

 

6th - 8th Grade: 6:30pm - 8:00pm

 

RE / FF Office Phone  (708) 258-9580

 

E-mail:  StPaulCCD@att.net

 

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PARISH MISSION STATEMENT

 

We the Church of St. Paul the Apostle through the grace of the Holy Spirit strive to be living witnesses of the teachings of Jesus Christ.  This mission is accomplished through: Reception of the sacraments; Continuing education; Ministering to the needs of each other; which enables us to proclaim the gospel message.

 

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