HOLY DAY OF OBLIGATION
Feast of the Immaculate Conception
Vigil Masses-Dec.7, 2017
4:30pm at IHM
6:30 at St. Patrick's
Mass Times-Dec. 8, 2017
8:15am at IHM
12:10pm at Corpus
4:30pm at IHM
5:30pm at St. Aloysius
FRESH PECANS: Do you need pecans for your Christmas baking projects? The IHM Ladies of Mary are selling pecans before and after all weekend Masses. The price is $10 for a full, 1 lb. bag of either halves or pieces. Sales will continue until they are sold out. You won’t find fresher pecans anywhere!!
Our Lady of Guadalupe Novena at St. Patrick's is at 6pm each evening beginning 12/3 through 12/11. OLG Feast day Mass at 6pm on Tuesday-12/12/17 with video and refreshments to follow in the social hall.
Catholic Families, Galesburg KC Luncheon Potluck
December 3rd @ 2:30 to 6 PM @ the Galesburg KC Hall
Turkey and drinks will be provided. Please bring a dish to share. If you wish to invite a parish family, please do so.
RSVP Dave Wynes @ 309-368-1255
The Corpus Christi & Saint Patrick's Altar and Rosary Society will host an Advent Season Potluck, which will be held on Tuesday evening, December 5th. We will gather at 6:30 in the McAteer Center and dinner will be served between 6:45 and 7:00. Everyone is asked to bring a dish to pass. Table Service and Beverages will be provided. There will be a short program and great fellowship. All women of the parish are invited to attend.
SUNDAY AFTERNOON AT THE MOVIE
THE NATIVITY STORY
Sunday, December 17
Corpus Christi Parish Center
As we begin that week before Christmas,
we sometimes find that the excitement
of all the preparation of gifts, and dinners
and parties, can cause us to lose sight of
The Reason for this Season.
Join us as we go back to that most holy
time - the Annunciation, the Visitation and
the journey of Mary and Joseph to Bethlehem.
The Magi as they discover and follow the Star.
And the Nativity!
We will have chairs set up and carpets on
the floors. Feel free to bring extra cushions for
the chairs or floor. We will serve popcorn and
drink. Any cookie donations would also be
**The movie lasts 1 hour and 41 minutes
and will begin no later than 4:40 - once we are
all settled and ready!**
in our Parish Community-
CCD grades 1-6 will not have classes on Wednesday, November 22nd. Class resume November 29th.
CCD grades 7-8 will not have class on Sunday, November 26th! Class will resume on Sunday, December 3rd.
There will be no class on Thursday, November 23rd in observance of Thanksgiving.
We wish everyone a very Happy Thanksgiving!
Twelve Days of Christmas 2017-
New Chevy Colorado or New Ford Mustang or New Jeep Compass. Daily Cash Drawings up to $2,000!
*Vehicle provided by Yemm Automotive Group
Raffle tickets: $75 each/ 3 for $200 / 10 for $550 / 12 for $600.
Tickets available until December 19, 2017 or until sold out. Drawings begin December 12, 2017. Tickets can be purchased at costadevelopment.weebly.com or through the Costa office.
12/12 -$300 12/13-$400 12/14-$500
12/15-$600 12/16-$700 12/17-$800
12/18-$900 12/19-$1000 12/20-$1250
12/21-$1500 12/22-$2000 12/23-CAR
Official rules and details available at: costadevelopment.weebly.com
Proceeds benefit Costa Catholic Academy