St Joseph and St Mary Parishes in Freeport, IL

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Corpus Cristi

8 am Mass

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Church Seeing a Rediscovery of Consecrated Virginity

On Tuesday, the feast of the Presentation of Our Lord and the World Day of Consecrated Life, the Church wrapped up a special year dedicated to consecrated men and women.

Among those attending the closing events were consecrated virgins.

The Order of the consecrated virgins is a reality that reached the number of 4,000 consecrated virgins in the world in 2015 while it…

Church Seeing a Rediscovery of Consecrated Virginity

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The Pope Will Never Change the Definition of Marriage

8am Mass at St Mary Church

10:30am Mass at St Joseph Church

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Oklahoma Archbishop Responds to Plans for Black Mass

A ticketed “Black Mass” is slated to occur Sept. 21 at the Oklahoma City Civic Center, according to the Civic Center website.

Archbishop Paul Coakley released a statement expressing his “astonishment and disappointment” at this event and calling on community leaders to reconsider whether it is an appropriate use of public space. …