E-Bulletin - August 12, 2019
We hope you are having a great week! Keep enjoying summer because soon and very soon.... school will be back in session and we'll be laser focused on whether the Cubs can play baseball in October. Then again, maybe we're already laser focused. That's not necessarily a bad thing!
A quick reminder that this
Thursday, August 15, 2019
is the Solemnity of the
Assumption of Mary
which is a Holy Day of Obligation. We will have Mass at 7:00pm on Thursday in our main church.
Below are a few key notices for Saint Andrew parish in the week ahead.
It's E-Giving Prime Week!
This week we have a goal of signing up 25 parishioners to initiate recurring contributions through Give Central. E-giving greatly helps our parish by regulating our monthly contributions. As an incentive this week, if you are one of the first 25 to sign up for E-giving between today and August 18, you will receive a $10 card to Regal Cinemas. This incentive was made possible by a generous donor. Sign up now at
Capital Campaign Update
With over $1.5 million dollars already given and $800,000 worth of support provided to Catholic education and capital improvements, the
Enrich, Expand, Grow
campaign at Saint Andrew is making a strong impact on the future of Saint Andrew Parish. Our Facilities and Construction Committee has been actively working on the next phase of the campaign, the expansion of our school building. To find out more about the campaign's progress,
Hunger Walk - Support GCFD
The 34th Annual Hunger Walk to support the Greater Chicago Food Depository will be
Saturday, September 7, 2019
in Jackson Park on Chicago's beautiful lakefront. We have dozens of parishioners who regularly volunteer with GCFD. That's an important part of fighting hunger in Chicago. but so are the financial resources and public support that the Hunger Walk provides. Please come out and donate. For more information and to register,
Please note that there is a change in schedule for daily Masses in the coming week. Because of priests schedules, during the upcoming week through August 15, there will be the Sacrifice of the Mass in the chapel on Mondays at 9:00am. Christ's presence in word and sacrament will be celebrated through communion services on Tuesdays and Wednesdays 9:00am. Thursday is a Holy Day of Obligation with Mass at 7:00pm, and we will return to our normal schedule on Friday, August, 16 with daily Mass at 9:00am Monday through Friday.
God bless and have a great week! For your convenience, we've included a copy of yesterday's bulletin below.
on Monday, August 12 at 2:00PM