Sacraments

Baptism

For infant baptism, parents are offered two preparation sessions as a way of introducing them to our parish family and to the responsibilities of raising a child in the Catholic faith.  Please contact Dr. Annette Kubalanza at 630-393-2400 ext 122.

First Holy Communion

This sacrament is offered to 2nd graders who have completed 2 years of preparation, starting in 1st grade.  Please contact the Parish Center at 630-393-2400 ext 120.

Confirmation

This sacrament is offered to 8th graders who have completed 2 years of preparation, starting in 7th grade.  Please contact Pamela Keating at 630-393-2400 ext 120.

Adult Confirmation

This program is for adults and high school students.  Six preparation sessions are held during the Easter season and the sacrament takes place with the St. Irene Community or at the cathedral on Pentecost Sunday.  Please contact Dr. Annette Kubalanza at 630-393-2400 ext 122.

Marriage

Our marriage preparation workshop prepares engaged couples both spiritually and practically for marriage with the help of trained facilitators.  Reservations taken six months prior to wedding.  Please contact Dr. Annette Kubalanza at 630-393-2400 ext 122.

Reconciliation

Reconciliation is offered on Saturdays at 4:20pm prior to the 5pm mass.  First Reconciliation is offered to 2nd graders as part of their First Holy Communion preparation.

Anointing of the Sick

Please call the parish office at 630-393-2400 ext 110 to inform us of an illness or hospitalization of a parishioner or family member.

RCIA

The Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults is the process by which adults and children age 7 and older become members of the Roman Catholic Church.  Inquiry is ongoing and all are welcome.  Please call Dr. Annette Kubalanza at 630-393-2400 ext 122.