Cathedral of Saint Raymond Nonnatus

Mother Church of the Diocese of Joliet

   

CATHEDRAL NEWS

RAYvinia!
An  Evening of Fun, Fellowship and Live Music Under the Stars in our Beautiful Cloister
Saturday, August 29, 2015
Featuring:  
Derringer and Rye 
playing a pop country blend of boot stompin’ tunes 
Music from 6:30 —9:30 p.m.
Bring a Picnic Supper or Enjoy Concessions from Duke’s Catering. Don’t Forget Blankets or Lawn Chairs!
ALL ARE WELCOME!


2015-2016 Religious Education Program 

Registration is now open.  Register HERE.
Opening Mass and book pickup will be held September 14, 2015.
5:45pm - Pick up folder in Parish Commons.
6:00pm - Opening Mass in the Cathedral
Following Mass, families will report to their assigned classroom(s) to pick up books and meet their Catechists.

The first day of class will be held Monday, September 21, 2015 from 4:30 to 5:45pm.

New Adaptive Resources Available for Children with Special Needs

Thanks to the generous assistance of Loyola Press, as well as training for our catechists to work with these materials, the Religious Education Program here at the Cathedral has expanded its curriculum to embrace a wider group of young parishioners.  We now have access to new resources which adapt lessons for children with special needs. For more information regarding these adaptive materials visit www.loyolapress.com, or contact Christine Pershey, Director of Faith Formation, at christine@straymond.net.


2015-2016 Choir Enrollment Currently Underway

Register now through September 1.

Information & Registration Forms —
•  for Cathedral Children's Choir (grade school age) HERE.
•  for Cathedral Youth Schola (high school age) HERE.
•  for Cathedral Choir (adults college age and above) HERE.
•  for Cathedral Choral Scholars (professional singers) HERE.
Join us this year us as we "Sing to the Lord a new song"!

Check out our Choir Camp 2015 video!


2015 OKTOBERFEST AUCTION & RAFFLE

 The Cathedral of St. Raymond’s annual OKTOBERFEST will take place on
Saturday, October 3, 2015 

The revenues from OKTOBERFEST 2015 will be used to support the mission of our school.  
Each year, OKTOBERFEST includes a massive silent auction and raffle. 
Please help support our Parish School by donating
a new item or service to the
OKTOBERFEST 2015 silent auction or raffle.  

Donations in the past have included:
Use of a family condo or timeshare package
Entertainment and Sports tickets
Home furnishings and appliances
Gas station gift cards
Office equipment
Fitness and health care services
Estate planning and legal services
Restaurant and catering gift certificates
Family entertainment gift certificates
Gift cards of all varieties
If you would like to make a donation or have any questions about the OKTOBERFEST 2015 auction and raffle, please call or email Jean and Tim Tibbott at 312-550-0499 or jtibbott@pnkmail.com


Centennial Capital Campaign
Contribute to the Centennial Capital Campaign.  
 

Download a Letter of Intent HERE
Thank you for your support!
 


Enroll in Automatic Offering

Would you like to have your offering automatically deducted?

It’s fast! It's easy! It's convenient!

Fill out the form today

Download the Automatic Offering Enrollment and Authorization Form HERE.


 


Pope Francis has proclaimed 2015 a Year of Consecrated Life, starting on the First Sunday of Advent November 30, 2014 and ending on February 2, 2016, the World Day of Consecrated Life.

Religious life ought to promote growth in the church by way of attraction. The church must be attractive. Wake up the world! Be witnesses of a different way of doing things, of acting, of living! . . . It is this witness that I expect of you. Religious should be men and women who are able to wake the world up.         —Pope Francis, meeting with the Union of Superiors General, November 29, 2013

 

MASS SCHEDULE

Sunday Masses

Saturday
5:00pm

Sunday
7:30am | 9:00am | 11:00am
7:00pm

Weekday Masses

Monday-Friday
6:30am | 8:00am 

Saturday
8:00am

Holy Days of Obligation

Vigil 7:00pm
Holy Day 6:00pm


Sacrament of Reconciliation
Saturday
4:00pm to 4:45pm

Eucharistic Adoration
Second Tuesday 
of the Month

(unless otherwise noted)
3:00 - 7:00pm

Saint Peregrine Devotion
Third Monday of the Month
7:00pm




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