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.
St. Francis de Sales Religious Education and Confirmation Programs
Our Religious Education schedules, handbooks and registration packets as well as our 1st and 2nd year Confirmation registration packets for the 2015-16 school year are now available online. Visit our Religious Education or Youth Ministry sections of the website for further details.
Calling All Musicians!
Do you like to sing? Do you play a musical instrument? At St. Francis de Sales, we have a very active Music Ministry and we are calling you!
We have a Parish Choir, Cantors, Handbell Choir, Youth Choir, Teen Choir, and Resurrection Choir. Our Parish Choir, Cantors, and Handbell Choirs are open to high school age and older. Our Youth Choir is open to all children in our parish, grades 3-8. Teen Choir calls all teens - singers and instrumentalists - from our parish. Teens are also called to assist at any of the weekend Masses. Resurrection Choir is open to all parishioners; called to support our parish by singing at funerals.
If you would like more information or are interested in joining the Music Ministry, contact Pat Stewart at (847) 726-4720 or firstname.lastname@example.org.