231 W Atkinson St
PO Box 514
Sheffield, Illinois 61361
Phone: (815) 454-8062
All are welcome!
Lord's Day Masses
10:00 AM (with organ and choir)
Anticipatory Mass (+):
Saturday 4:00 PM
Weekday Masses (check the bulletins):
Tuesday: 5:30 PM
Wednesday to Friday: 7:30 AM
Stations of the Cross
First Fridays of the month: See the bulletin
Holy Day of Obligation Masses (*)
(please check the bulletin):
7:15 AM and 6:00 PM
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, or mail it to the rectory. Masses are assigned first come. The bookkeeper, who works on Thursday mornings, schedules Masses during her office hours.
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.
(+) Anticipatory Mass, or Mass of Anticipation. Many will call this the Vigil Mass, since it occurs before Sunday. But proper use of the word Vigil is held for special Masses celebrated the day or night before a Solemnity. Those Solemnities with a Vigil Mass include Christmas, Epiphany, Easter, Ascension, Pentecost, Nativity of John the Baptist, Sts. Peter and Paul, and the Assumption.
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 anytime, or visited in person if questions concerning Mass schedules or bulletin announcements. Mass requests must be put in writing, include who for and by whom, and include an offering. Announcements also, should be put in writing and either emailed or postal mailed to the rectory.
All record requests must be made in writing and mailed to the rectory.
Individuals requesting a Sacrament record must do so in writing and mail to the rectory. Provide requesters name and contact information, and name and date of birth and approximate date of baptism of person for information sought. If for marriage prep, 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.