Welcome to St. Francis de Sales Catholic Parish! Organized as a parish in 1949 by the Archdiocese of Chicago, St. Francis de Sales encompasses the communities of Lake Zurich, Deer Park, Hawthorn Woods, North Barrington, Kildeer and Long Grove. If you are new to the area or are returning to the practice of our Catholic faith, we welcome you to our parish.
3rd Annual Wine & Unwind
Friday, March 14, 2014
7 to 8:30 p.m.
The Jeremy Stom Remembrance Foundation is hosting its 3rd Annual Yoga, Wine and Chocolate event! This event combines basic yoga postures with tastings of different wines and chocolates. For further details, including registration, please visit the Wine & Unwind registration page
St. Patrick's Dinner Dance
Saturday, March 15, 2014
Fr. Valker HallClick here to register today!
To all the good people of this good parish, Irish or not...it is time to celebrate the feast day of our good Saint Patrick! Kick up your heels and have some fun with the St. Francis de Sales community! Join us for an evening of fun, great food, drinks, dancing, entertainment and raffles! Featuring the world renowned Shannon Rovers Irish Pipe Band from Chicago, Irish step dancers and live music performed by Seamus O'Kane and others! Tickets are $35.00 per person. To order tickets online, visit our online registration page. You may also purchase tickets in the Gathering Space after weekend Masses or by contacting Mike and Madelon Queenan at (847) 778-0562 or email@example.com.
Anointing of the Sick Mass
Sunday, March 16, 2014
12:30 p.m. Mass
The spring Anointing of the Sick Mass will be offered on Sunday, March 16 at the 12:30 p.m. Mass. If you are suffering from one of life's many health challenges or are preparing for an impending surgery, join us to receive the Sacrament of Anointing and the strengthening graces that accompany this sacrament. The Anointing of the Sick is offered during the regular Mass and simply requires registering as you enter the Church and standing to receive the Sacrament.
VOLUNTEERS GREATLY NEEDED TO HELP WITH SILENT AUCTION!
Our Parish Auction, Journey to Atlantis: Auction Under the Sea, is taking place on Saturday, April 26, 2014. We are in desperate need of spirited volunteers to help with the Silent Auction portion of the evening. Tasks will include planning the layout for the silent auction items, setting up for the auction a couple days ahead of time, monitoring bids, closing different parts of the auction at various times and ensuring that the winning bidders go home with all the items they purchased.
Online Giving at St. Francis de Sales
St. Francis de Sales now provides Online Giving - a convenient and safe way to make a one-time or recurring donation. Getting started is easy - just click the Online Giving link in the top right-hand corner of this page. When you participate, your gift will be securely transferred directly into the parish bank account. And you won't have to remember to write a check or stop by the ATM on Sundays!