An inquiry session for RCIA (Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults) classes will be held on Monday, September 24 at 7pm in the Ministry center for anyone interested in becoming Catholic or need to complete a sacrament. We will discuss what is … Continue reading
St. John the Evangelist is having a pilgrimage to the Shrine of Our Lady of Guadalupe in Mexico from December 8 – 13, 2018. $2,349.00 per person including air from Chicago. Breakfast, lunch & dinner daily. Mass everyday. For a … Continue reading
SS Peter and Paul and St. Joan of Arc are sponsoring Christ in Concert, a new event featuring short inspirational talks & choir & solo music. Christ in Concert is being held at SS Peter and Paul Church in Merrillville on Sunday, September 16 … Continue reading
Hispanic Community of St. Edwards presents: Taco Night September 22 from 3-9pm. Dinners will consist of your choice of 3 tacos (steak or pork) rice & beans or a Burrito (steak or pork) rice & beans for $10.00. $2.00 per additional taco. … Continue reading
St. Vincent de Paul Society New Vincentian Orientation Saturday, September 8 from 9am to 3pm. St. Edward School Gymnasium Registration begins at 8:30am. Lunch will be provided. This orientation is required of all who wish to become Vincentians (members of the … Continue reading
We will be participating in the 99th Labor Day Parade! Participants of all ages are welcomed & encouraged! This event is another goal in our Synod Action Plan under Priority 1: Goal 2: Parish Involvement in Lowell Community Events. Go to … Continue reading
Divorce & Beyond: 10 week session Wednesdays, Sept. 12 – Nov. 14 at St. Paul Catholic Church in Valparaiso. Contact Mary Mauer at 531-0933 or firstname.lastname@example.org … Continue reading
Worldwide Marriage Encounter Weekend on October 12-14 at the Wyndam Garden Hotel in Elk Grove Village, IL. For information on applying, please go to http://wwme-chicagoland.org or call 630-577-0778. … Continue reading
The Diocese of Gary Apostolate for the Other-Abled is starting Friday Night Stars, a respite care program for parents of other-abled children & their siblings. Care will be provided for your children between the hours of 5-9pm once a month starting August … Continue reading
A Parish picnic is being planned for Sunday, September 16, noon to 3pm. On September 14, Friday night the Car Cruise-In runs from 5-9pm.
September 21-23 in Portage, IN Retrouvaille offers a welcoming and loving space to couples who have been living with the misery of a failing marriage. Retrouvaille offers hope: hope that it is not too late, hope of a different and … Continue reading
Solemnity of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary is a Holy Day of Obligation. Masses are Tuesday, August 14 (Vigil) at 7 pm, Wednesday, August 15 at 8 am, & 7 pm (Bilingual). No 5pm Wednesday Mass.
Calendar meeting is scheduled for Thursday, August 2 at 7pm in the ministry center. A representative from each parish group that schedules yearly activities is asked to attend this meeting.
The Share Foundation will hold its 24th Leprechaun Hunt on Sunday, August 5 from noon to 6pm at Sharing Meadows. Enjoy food, games, and Irish music. Search for the thirty three leprechauns. For tickets call 219-778-2585. www.sharefoundation.org/leprechaun-hunt. … Continue reading
A funeral Mass for St. Edward parishioner, Joseph Blandford will be Saturday, July 21 at 11am. Visitation at Sheets Funeral Home will be Friday July 20 from 4 to 8pm. … Continue reading
Our Lady of Consolation in Merrillville will have a rummage sale Thursday, July 26 thru Saturday, July 28th from 9am – 4pm & Sunday, July 29 from 9:30am – 12:30pm. Proceeds Benefit OLC Parish Life Fund. … Continue reading
Young adult Catholics are invited to NWI Camino, a 2 day Spiritual pilgrimage walk for young adults (college-aged, 20’s, 30’s) from Crown Point to Hammond August 4-5. Inspired by the Camino de SanAago in Spain, you’ll walk 11 miles the … Continue reading
The Diocese of Gary Office for Youth & Young Adults has partnered with the Shrine of Christ’s Passion in St. John with a free concert Saturday, July 21 at the Shrine of Christ’s Passion featuring Briitt Edwards of Nashville and … Continue reading
Mark your calendars for August 14 for Bishop Hying’s Birthday Bash 2018 at U.S. Steel Yard, home of the Gary South Shore RailCats. Tickets will be available for purchase through the parish office or online at www.catholicfuture.org. There are three … Continue reading
St. Mary in Crown Point will host its Theology On Tap on Wednesdays – July 11, 18, 25, & Aug 1 at 7pm at Crown Brewing. St. John the Evangelist will host its TOT on Tuesday, July 24 at Malt Brothers, … Continue reading