Illinois bishops urge action against House Bill 40, taxpayer-funded abortion - Catholic Conference of Illinois
Statement of Cardinal Blase J. Cupich, Archbishop of Chicago, on the Executive Order on Refugees and Migrants - January 29, 2017
Saint Pascal News and Events
Welcome Father Elliott Dees
Father Elliott Dees has been named as Saint Pascal's new pastor. Click here to meet Father Dees.
Ministry Fair March 25-26, 2017
If you would like to become more involved with Saint Pascal, please stop by Heimsath Hall after Mass this weekendon March 25 and 26 to to learn about the various mnistries and organizations, and some of the opportunities that are available.
Armor of Light - March 28, 2017
Please join the Saint Pascal Peace Á Justice Ministry on Tuesday, March 28 at 7:00 PM in Room 100 for a screening of the film, "The Armor of Light". Presented by "Mothers Demand Action," in this courageous look at our fractured political culture, an Evangelical lminister and the mother of a teenage shooting victim come across deep party lines to find common ground. From director Abigail Disney, "The Armor of Light" asks the question, "how can we be both pro-life and pro-gun?"
Passion of Christ - March 31, 2017
On Friday, March 31, Saint Pascal Parish will host an English language Passion Play at 5:00 PM and a Polish language Passion Play at 7:00 PM in the church.
The Passion Play, presented by the Roman Catholic theatrical prayer group Wieczernik “Cenacle,” a non-profit theatrical organization associated with Saint Hyacinth Basilica, tells the story of the life of Jesus with all passages taken from Scripture, played out by a cast of actors, and accompanied by music and original set design.
Holy Thursday Church Visits - April 13, 2017
We will gather after Mass on Holy Thursday for our annual pilgrimage to different churches. Please mark April 13 on your calendar and join us on our journey. This year, we will be visiting Saint Mary of the Lake, Saint Ignatius, Saint Gertrude, Saint Ita, Our Lady of Lourdes, Saint Andrew and Saint Benedict. To assure your seat, make your reservation for the bus at the parish office or on Sundays in Room 100. We are asking for a $10 donation to help defray the cost of the bus.
Volunteer Appreciation Dinner - April 29, 2017
All parish volunteers are invited to attend the Volunteer Appreciation Dinner in Heimsath Hall on Saturday, April 29, 2017 following the 4:00 PM Mass. This event is for those 18 and older. Please RSVP to the parish office by April 24.
Saint Pascal now accepts online donations through GiveCentral. You can use this website to make paperless donations to our church by using your credit card, debit card and electronic checking payments making either one-time or recurring donations. To access this site, click on the "Donate Now" button on the right side of this page.
Domestic Violence Ministry
According to the Illinois Criminal Justice Information Authority, there were 103,546 domestic violence offenses reported to law enforcement in Illinois in 2015. That's up from 99,795 offenses reported the year before. And from July 1, 2015, to this past June, there were 49 domestic violence-related deaths in Illinois, including three children, according to the Illinois Coalition Against Domestic Violence. If you would like to learn more about the Domestic Violence Ministry at St. Pascal parish, Please join us for our next ministry meetings on Wednesday, March 8th and Wednesday, May 10th at 7 pm in the West Sacristy of the church. click here for additional information on Domestic Violence.