St. Michael

Wheaton, Illinois

 

 

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In Our Church



Eucharistic Adoration

Tuesday, April 7th
8:30am-8:00pm

Adoration begins at 8:30am and continues throughout the day.

A rosary for vocations is prayed at 4:30pm.

The Divine Mercy Chaplet begins at 6:45pm

Eucharistic Adoration ends at 8:00pm after Benediction.

 

Lenten Stations of the Cross
Fridays at 1:15 with School & 7:00 p.m.

 

Liturgical Schedule for Holy Week and Easter
Holy Week Schedule
            Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday of Holy Week: Masses will be celebrated as usual.
Holy Thursday
            No Morning Masses
            9:00 am~ Morning Prayer
            7:30 pm~ Mass of the Lord’s Supper
(Following the Mass the Eucharist will be reserved at the Altar of Repose for private adoration and will conclude with Night Prayer at 11:45 pm.)
Good Friday
            No Morning Masses/No Confessions
            9:00 am~ Morning Prayer
3:00 pm~ Service of the Lord’s Passion with Veneration of the Cross and Distribution of Holy Communion
            7:30 pm~ Living Stations of the Cross

Holy Saturday
            No Morning Mass/No Confessions
            9:00 am~ Morning Prayer
            12:30 pm~ Blessing of Easter Foods
(Bring your Easter baskets to the church to have them blessed and to bring the Priest’s blessing into your home for Easter.)
            8:00 pm~ Sacred Vigil in the Holy Night
(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 of the Resurrection
            7:00 am Mass in church
            8:30 am Mass in church
            8:30 a.m. Mass in the gym
            10:30 am Mass in church
            10:30 am Mass in gym
            12:15 pm Mass in church

Holy Week Confessions:
            Palm Sunday: 20 minutes before the Sunday morning Masses.
Monday: 7:15 am – 7:45 am
            Tuesday: 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm and 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
            Wednesday: 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm  
            Holy Thursday: 9:30 am
            Good Friday: NO CONFESSIONS
            Holy Saturday: NO CONFESSIONS

 

 

 

 


Upcoming Events

 

Youth United Triduum Retreat- Thursday, April 2nd, 4pm-Saturday, April 4th, 3pm

All high school students are invited to the annual Triduum Retreat, designed to help teens experience the depth of Christ's Passion and Resurrection. Participants will join the parish in all planned liturgies and will offer their presentation of “The Way of the Cross” at 7:30PM on Good Friday. More details can be found on the permission form which is found under the Youth United 'Events and Forms' tab or in the Church narthex. Questions? Please contact Theresa Simeo at tsimeo@stmichaelcommunity.org or 630 462-5047

 

Celebrate Divine Mercy Sunday on April 12, 2015 at 3:00 pm St. Michael Church

Eucharistic Adoration will begin at 3:00 PM in the church. There will be brief readings from the Diary of St. Faustina and the praying of the Divine Mercy Chaplet. Our priests will be available for confession beginning at 3:00 PM.

 

Divorced Support Group

Divorced or in the process of divorce? "Divorced and Beyond" will enable you to work through the grief process and facilitate a beginning to healing and growth. This 10-Week peer support group session will begin on Wed. March 25th from 6:30-8:30pm. It will take place in the Bridal Room. Registration is required, and limited spots are available. We encourage you to contact Dan L. Alderholt at dlalderholdt@sbcglobal.net or call his work cell phone at 708.408.3059.
 

Bible Study: "The Gospel of John"

Thursdays at 7:30pm in the Faith Center . Questions? Contact Landon DePasquale at (630) 462-5045