Lenten Observances: Stations of the Cross, Fridays at 7pm. Holy Hour, Saturdays at 3pm. Parish Mission, Take Out Fish Fry 815-478-4735: Friday, Mar 13 & 27, 4:30-7pm. Our Irish Mass, March 7 8:30am

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Saturday Vigil: 4:30 PM
Sunday: 8:30 & 10:30 AM
Weekdays: 7:00 AM
Holy Days: Click Here

Lenten Holy Hour and Confessions:
Sat. 3:00 PM-4:15PM
(anytime upon request call 815-478-3341)

Father John Lindsey

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St. Joseph's Church, Manhattan, Illinois

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Priest Prophet and King Video Presentation


As part of our Lenten Observance, we will offer a video presentation of Fr. Barron's latest video:

Priest, Prophet and King.  Watch the preview below.....



Fr. Robt. Barron is the founder of Word On Fire Catholic Ministries and the Rector of Mundelien Seminary.

Dates:  February 26th and March 5th

Time: 7-8:30 PM

Place: Church Basement

Religious Education Wishlist

The Religious Education Program would like to update their TV’s and media library. We are hoping for a generous donation of one 32’in HD flat screen TV’s. We are also hoping to add the following DVD’s to our library for classroom viewing:

From www.Catholicvideo .com

My Time With Jesus Series: “Lent”  #97581D, $9.99

My Time With Jesus Series: “The Holy Mass” # 97609D, $9.99

The Divine Mercy Chaplet for Kids # 97786D, $9.99

Mother Teresa: Seeing the Face of Jesus #500917D, $9.99

Our Fascinating Universe #501495D, $14.99

From Catholicfreeshipping.com

The Way of the Cross for Children, item # WOC, $19.99

From Amazon.com



Click the Photo above to purchase: 4 Family Favorites: Greatest Adventures of the Bible (Miracles, Moses, Noah’s Ark, & David)

Click the Photo above to purchase: The Passion of Christ by Mel Gibson

From www.catholiccompany.com

-The Animated Passion Trilogy Item #: 4003680, $19.95

Please call Melissa at the parish office if you are able to donate a DVD or TV. We will keep track of donations to make sure we do not receive duplicates. Gift cards for the Family Christian store would also be appreciated as they have a large collected of DVD’s and books that we can add to our resource library.

Thank you for your generosity!

Parish Mission

March 15-19th
The theme is Symphony of Faith


We Need YOU!

Our Music Ministry is looking for singers and musicians for the Sunday Masses.  If you would be interested, please contact Marija Lamas at
(815) 953-5039 or organist@sjpmanhattan.org

We have a lost and found box in the back of the church.  Please ask the ushers assistance if you have lost or found anything.