PARISH OFFICE
200 E. Illinois Street
Lemont, IL 60439
Phone: (630) 257-4640
Fax: (630) 257-0401
StPatrickLemont@sbcglobal.net
Hours: Monday-Thursday
9am-5pm
Friday: Closed
Closed for lunch daily:
11:30am-12:30pm




PARISH SCHOOL
20W145 Davey Rd.
Lemont, IL 60439
(630) 783-2220

RELIGIOUS EDUCATION
OFFICE
205 Cass Street
(630) 257-8012
NEW
PARISHIONERS

We warmly welcome you
and kindly ask you
to register at the
Parish Office.
You can download a
copy of the registration
form here.



For Directions to St. Patrick's Church, click on the map.
REGULAR MASS TIMES
Saturday Mass
4:30 PM

Sunday Masses
7:30 AM,10 AM, Noon, 5 PM
(7:30am Mass is without music)

Weekday Masses
8:00 AM
Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday

Eucharistic Adoration
Mondays for one hour following the 8am Weekday Mass

SACRAMENTS
Reconciliation
Saturdays - 3:45PM - 4:15PM

Baptism
Baptisms are held on Sundays at 1:30 PM once per month or according to availability of a priest or deacon. ALL children welcome. Preparation Classes are required and are scheduled by appointment. Please call the Parish Office for more information.

Marriage
Couples wishing to be married at Pats need to call the Parish Office before booking the reception hall and at least six months in advance of desired wedding date. No weddings will be scheduled on National and Church Holiday weekends. Aisle runners are NOT allowed. Out-of-Parish couples are WELCOME. We would love to invite you into our parish family!
(Link to Wedding Brochure)

RECENT BULLETINS
January 15, 2017
January 8, 2017
January 1, 2017
December 25, 2016
December 18, 2016
December 11, 2016
December 4, 2016
November 27, 2016
November 20, 2016
November 13, 2016
November 6, 2016
October 30, 2016
175th Special Edition

PARISH STAFF
Rev. Kurt D. Boras
Pastor

Rev. Tom Hoffman
Part-time Associate Pastor

Rev. Richard J. Shannon
Pastor Emeritus

Weekend Assistants:
Rev. Louis Zake
Rev. Arthur Anderson OFM
Rev. Ed Upton
Father Larry

Rev. John Bender LC
Lemont Catholic Youth Minister
lemontcatholicyg@gmail.com

Deacon Joseph R. Winblad
Senior Deacon

Deacon Larry & Roseanne Oskielunas - Deacon Couple
Liturgy Coordinators
NEXT Ministry Coordinators

Ms. Renee Payne
School Principal

Ms. Linda O’Connor
Director of Religious Education
RCIA Director

Ms. Christina Grinius
Director of Music

Mrs. Sue Raymond
Secretary, Assistant to the Pastor, Bulletin Editor,
Website, Marriage and Annulment Minister,
Ecclesiastic Notary
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ST. PATRICK PARISH
MISSION STATEMENT
We, the people of Saint Patrick's are a faith community. We are joined by that faith, by the sacraments.
We demonstrate that faith, by weaving God's word into our multidimensional parish fabric of faith, love, forgiveness, education, communication, ministry and evangelization. 
We are guided by the Holy Spirit to embrace our parish family during their joyous and turbulent events. We are the people of God.
Updated: January 12, 2017
Sacrament of Reconciliation
For prayerful preparation,
please click on the following link to download a copy of an
Examination of Conscience
and
Act of Contrition

Postures and
Gestures at Mass
In the celebration of the Mass we raise our hearts, minds, and voices to God. As creatures composed of body as well as spirit, we also pray with our bodies.

During Mass we assume different postures: standing, kneeling, and sitting. We also make a variety of gestures: ... read article
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IS EVERY SUNDAY!
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ST. PATRICK MINISTRIES
(see Ministries and links on menu banner at the top of this page)
Click above for list of current St. Patrick Ministries.  Call the Parish Office for more information on how to join or become involved. 
Make a difference in your parish
and in your community!
Welcome to the
St. Patrick
Parish Family
of Lemont, IL

Help Support our Parish School and support future generations of Catholic learners and leaders!  Donate to the Celtic Fund Today
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Jan 14th: Memorial Mass for Kathryn Hoffman, mother of Fr. Tom Hoffman.  Visitation at St. Patrick Church- 9:30am, Mass to follow at 10am.  All are welcome to attend.

Jan 16th: Rosary will be prayed in Church at 6:30pm.

Jan 18th: All parents invited to an informal Coffee in the Parish Rectory to learn more about the benefits of a Catholic Christian Education at St. Alphonsus-St. Patrick School,6pm.

Jan 19th: Women's Club will meet in the Parish Hall at 7pm.

Jan 21st: Funeral Mass for Betty Klaerich, sister of Fr. Richard Shannon, 11am.  Visitation in St. Patrick Church at 10am.

Jan 29th: Catholic Schools Week begins.  Open House at the School on Davey Road from 10am to 2pm.

Feb 5th: Tamale Sale after 10am and 12 Noon Masses to benefit the Knights of Columbus' Charities.

Feb 11th-12th: Girl Scout Baby Shower to benefit the Women's Center of Greater Chicagoland.

Feb 25th: St. Alphonsus-St. Patrick School Gala at Crystal Grand Banquets on Archer Ave.  6:30pm.  See school link at top of page for more information.

March 1st: Ash Wednesday Masses at 8am and 7:30pm.  Service with Ash distribution at 12 Noon and 4pm.

March 4th: Annual Parish St. Patrick's Day Party at Slovenian Center - 6pm. Sponsored by the Men's Club.

March 5th: Girl Scout Sunday Mass at 12 Noon - St. Patrick's Church.

March 6th, 7th & 8th: Lenten Mission at St. Patrick's Church at 7:30pm on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday.  All are welcome.

March 11th: Confirmation at 2pm. St. Patrick's Parish and St. James on Sag Bridge Parish with Bishop Wypych.

April 8th: Monk Malloy, former President of Notre Dame University, presents a Day of Reflection at St. Patrick's Parish.  Details TBA.
April 16th: Easter Sunday of the Resurrection of the Lord.
April 6th: 1st Holy Communion for our RE and School Children, 10:30am.
June 2nd: St. Alphonsus-St. Patrick School Graduation at 7pm.


Please consider joining the Altar Server Ministry!
(Server Registration Form)


For more events, you may also visit our Parish Google Calendar Page directly from the link at the top of this Home Page. 

Eucharistic Adoration
For 1 hour on Mondays after the 8 A.M. Mass.

Mass for Shut-ins
Televised from Mercy Home
each Sunday Morning at 9:30am
on WGN Channel 9.  Click on link
"Mercy Home" to be directed to the website.

Bible Study
Monday evenings at 7pm from the beginning of September until the end of May.
Ministry Building, classroom 6.
There will be no bible study on January 2nd.

The Catholic New World
Don't let the sensationalist secular media be your only source for Chicago Catholic News.  Now you can read the publication on-line.
click on "New World" to be directed to the site.

Betty Klaerich
Sister of Fr. Richard Shannon
Funeral Mass
Saturday, 1/21/17 at 11am
Visitation in Church at 10am until time of Mass.