Established in 2005, St. Francis of Assisi in Calhoun County, Illinois consists of St. Norbert in Hardin, St. Anselm in Kampsville and St. Michael in Michael.
WHITE HOUSE RETREAT
Looking for those that want to enhance their spiritual well-being. The Parishes of Blessed Trinity and St. Francis of Assisi are planning joint parish retreats for both men and women this fall at the beautiful and historic campus of the White House Retreat Center on the bluffs overlooking the Mississippi River.
The men’s weekend is scheduled for October 12th thru the 15th.
The women’s is scheduled for November 9th through the 12th.
Please contact Brad Vacca at 314-608-9302 for the men’s weekend and Terry Vacca at 618-535-5494 for the women’s weekend.
These retreats fill quickly so, if interested, please contact us soon.
Click this link for flyer.
St. Francis of Assisi will continue to have second collections for our parish Capital Campaign. We have collected $56,327 (63%) of our $90,000 goal. We urge your generosity as we strive to meet our goal.
~ ST. NORBERT SCHOOL ~
- Sept 20 – Grandparents Day; 11:30 Dismissal
- Sept 22 – 1st Quarter Midterm
- Sept 29 – No School (Teacher Retreat)
- Oct 1 – SNS Duck Race
Eucharistic Congress: You are invited to a historical diocesan-wide celebration at the BOS Center in Springfield – To celebrate the Diocesan Year of the Eucharist and the 100th anniversary of the transfer of the See city from Alton to Springfield, the Eucharistic Congress is taking place Saturday, October 28 at the BOS Center in Springfield. This dynamic experience will include nationally recognized Catholic speakers, adoration, confession, and Mass. The arena will be packed with thousands of Catholics from across the diocese. To attend, contact the parish office as each parish in the diocese is given a specific number of available seats. You can inquire about reserving a seat through the parish office starting July 1, or if you are interested in volunteering, you can register now! For more information on the event or volunteering or financially supporting/sponsoring the event, visit dio.org.
Next Baptism Class will be on Friday, December 1, 2023 at 6:30pm
in the parish office. Call office, 576-2628, to sign up.
St. Francis of Assisi now provides Online Giving – a convenient and safe way to make a one-time or recurring donation. Getting started is easy… just click on the Online Giving link below. When you participate, your gift will be securely transferred directly into the parish bank account. And you won’t have to remember your envelopes, write a check or stop by the ATM on Sundays! Just like the envelopes you currently receive, only ‘virtual’ envelopes!