CATHOLIC MEN FOR CHRIST - Saturday, January 27 All men of the parish are invited as Matt Flynn leads a discussion on how to talk about our faith experiences with family members, friends and other parishioners. Rosary begins at 7:30 a.m. in the Blessed Sacrament chapel. Refreshments from 8:00-8:30 in the Fellowship Hall and the presentation and discussion 8:30-10:00 a.m.
WOMEN'S RETREAT TEAM will be available at tables after all Masses with information and registration forms for the February 17-18 Women's Welcome Weekend Retreat. To register online go to
INFANT BAPTISM CLASS - Sunday, January 28 at 1:00 pm, Church Library
This class is for parents that plan on having their child baptized at St. Clare and have not attended a previous class.
VESPERS EVENING PRAYER SERVICE - Sunday, January 28, 6:30 pm, Church We will be praying for peace and justice in our country regarding the ongoing racial divide. Deacon-in-formation John Gomez will be providing a reflection.
CATHOLIC SCHOOLS WEEK
ST. CLARE SCHOOL OPEN HOUSE
& KINDERGARTEN REGISTRATION
Sunday, January 28, 1:30-3:00 pm
St. Clare School, 214 W. Third St.
All are welcome! During the Open House you will be able to learn more about our school, take a tour, and talk with our students and staff.
ST. CLARE SCHOOL PANCAKE BREAKFAST
Catholic Schools Week will wrap up with a pancake breakfast at the school from 9 a.m. to noon Sunday, Feb. 4. Everyone is invited to attend! Tickets available at the door.
HOPE FOR THE JOURNEY
WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 31 AT 2 PM
ST. CLARE CHURCH LIBRARY
Hope For The Journey is a ministry reaching out to anyone that has experienced the loss of a loved one, recent or not.
We meet for conversation, suggested reading, encouragement, prayer and to walk this journey with you.
FAMILY TRIVIA NIGHT
FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 2 IN THE FELLOWSHIP HALL Doors open at 6:30 p.m.
Bring your own snacks & drinks or purchase there! Questions are family friendly! Free of charge, donations accepted. All proceeds benefit 4US to provide ultrasound machines to pregnancy resource centers.
Sponsored by the Respect Life Committee. Reservations can be made at firstname.lastname@example.org
Our Diocesan newspaper brings you stories of real people living their faith through compassion and good works. Stay connected by reading inspirational stories that show our Catholic faith is alive and well in Southern Illinois!
Renewal Weekend is February 3/4.
Payments can be made in The Messenger envelope in your February monthly packet or online at www.bellevillemessenger.org.
Annual Souper Bowl Collection
Please bring cans of soup (hearty soups that can be a meal preferred!) All donations go to the O'Fallon Food Pantry to support those in need of food this winter.
SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 4
Eucharistic Adoration after 10:30 Mass until Monday, February 5. Benediction at 11:45 a.m. followed by Noon Mass.
You are invited to spend one quiet hour of Eucharistic Adoration with Him in the Blessed Sacrament here at St. Clare each month.
Sign up sheets will be available this weekend in the Gathering Space.
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