Saturday: 05:00pm (SJE) | Sunday: 8am/10;30am (QR) | 9:15am (SJE)

Daily: M/W/F 8:15am (SJE) | Tu/Th/Sa 8:15am (QR)

Fourth Sunday of Advent

Photo above: La Santa Misa de Nuestra Señora de Guadalupe. Much thanks to the committee who pulled this event together for Our Lady of the Blessed Sacrament!

First ReadingThe virgin shall be with child. (Isaiah 7:10-14)

Psalm – "Let the Lord enter, He is King of glory." (Psalm 24)

Second ReadingJesus is the son of David and the Son of God. (Romans 1:1-7)

GospelJoseph, son of David, have no fear about taking Mary as your wife. (Matthew 1:18-24)

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All are invited for faith, fellowship and fun...

Advent & Christmas

There's never a better time than Christmas to invite someone to join you at Mass! Give yourself a gift and invite family and friends to celebrate Mass during the Christmas season. Follow this link for our 2022 Advent & Christmas Schedule. We can't wait to see you!

If you would like to volunteer as a Lector, Extraordinary Minister, Greeter or Usher at an Advent or Christmas Mass, use the button below to signup. Spots still remain!

Advent/Christmas Liturgy Volunteers

Christmas Photo Fun!

Celebrate the season by taking a photo in front of any of our Christmas displays:

  • Queen of the Rosary Vestibule
  • St. Julian Shea Hall
  • Manger scene at Queen of the Rosary
  • Christmas vignette in front of both Queen of the Rosary and St. Julian (if the clouds ever lift!)

Snap a photo with family and friends and post on Facebook. Don't forget to tag us @OLBSEGV!

Parish Office Closed

Please note, the parish office will be closed on the following days in celebration of Christmas:

Friday, December 23, 2022

Monday, December 26, 2022

Friday, December 30, 2022

Monday, January 2, 2023

Also, we may have reduced staff and limited hours from Tuesday, December 27 to Thursday, December 29. Please contact the parish office by phone (847) 979-0901 or use the button below to send us an e-mail and we will respond as quickly as we can.

We wish all our OLBS family a blessed Christmas and a peaceful and joyous new year.


Winter Supper - January 5th

Thank you for your support of OLBS Good Samaritan outreach to those in need! Our next Winter Supper is scheduled for Thursday, January 5th. We're planning a menu of Chicken, Broccoli and Rice casserole paired with assorted fruits and apple sauce to help ward off the Winter chill. You know the drill, if you are able to help shop, cook, prep or pack, please signup using the button below. If you have any questions, please contact the parish office by phone (847) 979-0901 or e-mail.

Shop, Cook, Prep, Pack!

Music Notes

You've probably been hearing a new Mass setting in church, introduced at the beginning of Advent. Here's our Music Director, Paul Van Lysebettens (Mr. Van to OLBS teens), to help us learn to sing along!

And, please mark your calendars to join us for these upcoming Masses and help us make a joyful noise!

12/24/22 | 4pm | Kids Choir

12/24/22 | Midnight | Adult Choir

(Carols begin at 11:30pm)

12/25/22 | 10:30am | Guitar Group w/Handbell Choir

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Join Us for One or More of These Upcoming Events!

12 • 14 • 22

Our Advent Reconciliation Service will take place on Wednesday, December 14th at Queen of the Rosary. We will have additional priests on hand to hear confessions during our regular Holy Hour at 7pm.

12 • 15 • 22

Our QR School Christmas Program is Thursday, December 15th at 7pm at Queen of the Rosary. Doors will open at 6:45.

12 • 17 • 22

"Peace in the Womb" Christmas Caroling tour visits Advantage Health Center in WoodDale this Saturday, December 17th at 11am.

12 • 18 • 22

Children's Liturgy of the Word will be at the 9:15am Mass at St. Julian on Sunday, December 18th. CLW will then take a break until January 8, 2023.

12 • 19 • 22

Apostolate for Family Consecration Family Holy Hour is Monday, December 19th at 7pm at Queen of the Rosary.

12 • 20 • 22

All are invited to join the Religious Education Christmas Family Sing Along on Tuesday, December 20th at 7pm at St. Julian.

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Question of the Week

How might Joseph have felt when the angel told him about Mary? Why is it hard to trust that God will come through for us? Share a time when God asked you to do something hard.

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We have been busy during Gym class at Queen of the Rosary this year! With our new climbing wall, students have been working hard and improving on their climbing skills! With our bowling unit, this year the students had a chance to do Cosmic Bowling with fun LED and disco lights! In the upcoming days before Christmas break, students will partake in fun Christmas games and relay races! Merry Christmas! * Mrs. Wierig*

Don't forget to join us for these events before we break to celebrate Christmas:

12/15: QR School Christmas Show | QR | 7:00pm

12/20: Family Sing Along | SJE | 7:00pm

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Save the date for OLBS Family Christmas Sing Along on Tuesday, December 20th at 7pm at SJE. You're also invited to come pray the Rosary with us before our Christmas Sing Along, at 6:30pm!

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Thanks to all of the teens who helped with Kid's Christmas Film Night, Angel Tree and A Festival of Nine Lessons & Carols this past weekend!

Mr. Van can't wait to see you all again this Sunday at the annual Youth Ministry Christmas Party including the always-fun Robber Santa Gift Exchange!


YM Christmas Party | Sun, Dec 18 | 6-8pm | Shea Hall

Alexian Village | Dec 19 | 6:30-8pm

Family Christmas Sing Along | Dec 20 | 7-9pm | SJE

Alexian Village | Jan 9 | 6:30-8pm

Kairos Retreat | Jan 13-16 | St. Theresa

Alexian Village | Jan 23 | 6:30-8pm

CHWC | July 16-22 | Marshalltown, Iowa

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Kairos 18 Registration is due tomorrow, December 15th. Follow this link to download a registration form.



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Worship sites:

Queen of the Rosary

750 W. Elk Grove Blvd.

St. Julian Eymard

601 Biesterfield Road


Queen of the Rosary School

690 Elk Grove Blvd.

(847) 437-3322 |