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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.

For Lenten Resources, please click here

Ash Wednesday: Wednesday, February 10, 2016

Please join us for any of our Ash Wednesday services:

6:30 a.m. Prayer and Distribution of Ashes
8:30 a.m. Mass with Distribution of Ashes
11 to 11:45 a.m. Confessions
Noon Mass with Distribution of Ashes
3:30 to 4:15 p.m. Confessions
4:30 p.m. Prayer and Distribution of Ashes
6 to 6:45 p.m. Confessions
7 p.m. Mass with Distribution of Ashes

Lenten resources coming soon!

Jubilee Year of Mercy

The Jubilee of Mercy, proclaimed by Pope Francis, begins on December 8, 2015 and concludes with the feast of Christ the King on November 20, 2016. The Jubilee of Mercy is a graced opportunity for all of us to appreciate more deeply how the mercy of God has taken hold of our lives and how we can bring that mercy into the world through our own actions and the way we live our lives. For more resources, please visit

Register for our SPRED Observation Sessions or
SPRED Helper Catechist Training!

Join us for one of our SPRED Observation sessions. When attending, you will have the opportunity to observe Catechists working with our friends enrolled in the St. Francis de Sales SPRED Program for those ages 6-10. Click here for more details and to register today! 
(8 registrant maximum per session)

You may also register for our February 6, 2016 SPRED Helper Catechist Training by clicking here.