231 W Atkinson St
PO Box 514
Sheffield, Illinois 61361
Phone: (815) 454-8062
All are welcome!
Lord's Day Masses
10:00 AM (choir)
Weekday Masses (check the bulletins):
Tuesday: 5:30 PM (temporarily canceled)
Wednesday to Friday: 7:30 AM
First Fridays of the month: See the bulletin
Holy Days of Obligation (non-Sunday)**
(please check the bulletin):
Normal Mass times: 7:15 AM and 6:00 PM
Non-Sunday Holy Days of Obligation in 2018:
Assumption - Wed August 15th,
All Saints - Thur November 1st;
Immaculate Conception - Sat December 8th;
Christmas - Tue December 25th.
* The Saturday Mass, or Mass of Anticipation, is not properly called a Vigil Mass, while they do occur on the vigil [lower case 'v'] (night) before, the Sunday Mass. Proper Vigil Masses are special celebrations, Solemnities of themselves with special prayers for those Masses. To attend such a Vigil Mass satisfies the obligation of attending the feast day Mass. Those Solemnities with a Vigil Mass include Christmas (and a Midnight Mass), Epiphany, Easter, Ascension, Pentecost, Nativity of John the Baptist, Sts. Peter and Paul, and the Assumption.
Please put your request in writing (Intention for who, by whom) with the offering, and either place in the collection basket in a marked envelop, mail to the rectory, or contact Mrs Mary Jo Nelson.. Masses are assigned first come.
Its prefered that record requests be made in writing and mailed to the rectory.
Individuals requesting a Sacrament record must provide requesters name and contact information, and name and date of birth and approximate date of baptism for the person for whom information is sought. If for marriage preparation, include name and address of the minister performing the marriage prep. If a copy for self is requested, include a self-addressed stamped envelop.
For burial records at the cemetery, requester must provide their name and contact information and name, date of birth/death, of record sought, and a self-addressed stamped envelop for information to be returned.
No other records are available other than for Sacraments or burials.
The bookkeeper holds office hours in the Annex building normally from 9am to noon on Thursdays. She can be contacted by the rectory phone number at this time, or parish email, or visited in person if questions. Announcements must be put in writing and either emailed or US mailed to the rectory.