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Blessing of the Animals, Transitus & Feast of St. Francis

Blessing of the Animals Sunday, October 1st, we invite you for the special “Blessing of Animals” at 3:30 PM on the Church grounds. Bring your “beloved” animals for the traditional Franciscan blessing. Transitus Tuesday, October 3rd at 7:00 PM, we invite you to join Franciscans all over the world in celebrating the passing of St. Francis of Assisi from…

2017 Diocesan Appeal – The Lord Is With Us

2017 DIOCESAN APPEAL UPDATE:    The Lord Is With Us Dear Friends in Christ: The theme of this year’s annual appeal is a powerful one indeed … “The Lord is With Us.” We walk with the Lord in so many ways from the time we are made and born in God’s image until the time we…

Clergy Appreciation Dinner – October 13th

Clergy Appreciation Dinner SAVE THE DATE! The Fourth Degree Knights of Columbus of the Bishop Arthur J. O’Neill Assembly are hosting their annual Clergy Appreciation Dinner on Friday October 13, 2017. This annual event is held to honor our Priests, Deacons, and Sisters from Elgin, Carpentersville, Dundee, Algonquin, Huntley, and Hampshire. The event will be…

Our New Monthly Parish Newsletter

Our Parish Newsletter! As our parish community continues to grow and develop stewardship as a way of life, we recognize the need for increased communication. In upcoming issues, we will focus on what’s going on in the St. Margaret Mary community, and how those activities and events are changing hearts and minds and helping parishioners grow closer to Christ and each other. Each article will ultimately focus on…

Becoming Catholic

Are You Interested in Becoming Catholic? The process for discerning is called RCIA (Rite of Christian Initiation for Adults). It is a process that takes you on a journey of discerning the call to be a Catholic Christian and learning about Catholicism and what it means to follow Jesus. Is the RCIA for you? Couple…

GATHER Register Now for 2017-18

NOW ACCEPTING REGISTRATION FOR THE 2017-18 SCHOOL YEAR! Registration for 2017-18 We are currently accepting registration for Fall 2017 – GATHER: Family Faith Formation Sessions. Gather is Saint Margaret Mary’s Family Faith Formation program for all students who do not attend Catholic school. All students grades Pre-school to High School participate with at least one parent. Catholic…

finding GOD together Starts in the Fall

finding GOD together to Begin Soon finding GOD together is a family program to initiate children 3rd grade and above to the Catholic faith and sacramental life. We understand that there are many reasons why a child has missed receiving the Sacrament of Baptism, Reconciliation or First Communion. finding GOD together provides the opportunity for catching up! Sessions of finding GOD…

CAM Ladies Fall Luncheon

SAVE THE DATE! October 14th @ 11:30 AM Save the date -October 14th for our annual fall luncheon that directly benefits the people of Haiti. We, Catholic Assistance Missions, fund a rural school in the mountains of Despinasse, Haiti. The school has increased to well over 400 children! Please join us for lunch, raffles, and…

Eucharistic Adoration

“If we are to experience the Eucharist as the “source an summit of Christian life” (Lumen Gentium, 11,) then we must celebrate it with faith, receive it with reverence, and allow it to transform our minds and hearts through the prayer of adoration.”  ~St. John Paul II At St. Margaret Mary, we recognize that God…

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