After a very long year and a half we at St. Catherine’s are excited to welcome you back to church at full capacity starting
Saturday, June 12th in accordance with the NEW PHASE 5 Guidelines from the Archdiocese.
Here is what to expect moving forward at St. Catherine Laboure:
- We will maintain the mass schedule that is currently in effect at 100% capacity.
The schedule for the 4 weekend Masses are as follows:
5:00 pm on Saturday night and 9:00am, 11:00am on Sunday Morning with a 5:00pm evening mass in Spanish.
- Confessions will resume on Saturday at 4pm until 4:45pm
- We will not longer require people to use sign up genius to attend any masses at SCL
Masks and physical distancing are not required for vaccinated persons
People who have not been vaccinated should wear masks and should practice social distancing
which is 6 ft minimum, but this is on the honor system – we will not be asking for verification.
- Hand sanitizing is not required upon entry into church or when coming up for Communion.
But sanitizing stations will remain in the church for usage
- Worshipers can use any doors to exit the Church.
- Collection will be taken in the back vestibule of the church. You can drop your envelope off as
you enter or leave Church through the vestibule.
Text to give option: 847-262-4981 text the word SUNDAY to give for Sunday Collections
- Room reservations will be taken once again for the months of July and August. Until further notice year long scheduling will be pending.
- Update as of July 10th: We will continue with the radio broadcast on
Saturday at the 5pm weekend Mass only in the parking lot. There will be no radio broacast on the Sunday Masses. Tune in to 87.9 FM to hear the Saturday 5pm Mass from the saftey of your car.
Holy communion will be available only after the Saturday 5pm Mass
by driving in front of the School (entrance on Thornwood) to receive communion in the hand.
- Daily livestream Masses will continue on weekdays at 8am and Saturday at 5pm only. There will be no live streaming of Sunday Masses
- To watch online, join Flocknote by texting JOINSCL to 84576 or by going to SCL3535.flocknote.com
We look forward to seeing you again in person at Mass! Please call (847)729-1414 or email
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To Gain a Plenary Indulgence:
The Holy See, on the Solemnity of St. Joseph, under the Apostolic Penitentiary grants a special
Plenary Indulgence during this time to all those suffering from the Coronavirus, including
all health care workers, all family members and even all those praying for them
through a spirit detached from any sin, offering this trial in a spirit of faith in God and
charity toward their brothers and sisters, they can unite spiritually, through the media, to the
celebration of Holy Mass, recitation of the Holy Rosary, the pious practice of the Way of the Cross,
Eucharistic Adoration, the recitation of the Divine Mercy Chaplet or other forms of devotion
imploring Almighty God to an end of this epidemic, provide relief to those afflicted and Eternal Salvation to
those whom God has called home to Himself.
Click here to read the full Decree of the Apostolic Penitentiary
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