Weekly Announcements

Please Note.....

Fr Anthony Co will no longer be checking the email address franthonyandalusia@gmail.com  Please start using mailto:rockislandfather@gmail.com if you would like to contact him.

Thank You For Your Service

Tuesday May 31st after the 5:30 Mass a Mexican potluck is planned as a way to say good-bye and thank you to Father Anthony.  Sign-up sheets for supplies will be in the church vestibule.  We will provide meat and drinks.  We'll need the basics; cheese, lettuce, tomato, shells, rice, beans.  Feel free to contribute anything you may think will compliment the meal.  If you can't make this event, Friday June 3rd will be Father's final donuts and coffee session; all are welcomed!!

Welcome Fr. Charles Klamut

Fr. Charles has been out to visit us a few times in the recent past but soon we will be welcoming him as our newest pastor. Click here to find out some additional things that you might not have already known about him.

Meet Fr. John Bosco

We will take the opportunity to get to know our new pastoral associate Fr. John Bosco Mujuni.  Fr. John’s home country is Uganda which is located in East Africa. Read More

Fr. Anthony's Tips for College

1) The week you arrive at school go to your Newman Center (or the campus parish) to see if they have any freshmen activities.  Hopefully you can meet students from your dorm that can walk to Mass with you on Sunday.  Read More

How would you Answer These Questions?

Click here for the questions being asked of our parishioners preparing for Confirmation. How would you answer them?

Emmaus Days!

The end of the semester will be here very soon. For some that’s a scary thought. For the rest of us, it’s pretty consoling.  In the meantime, we’re preparing for Emmaus Days, the weekend retreat for men to help them discover God’s call in their lives.  College Emmaus Days has been a very well-kept secret among the Newman Centers of the diocese for the past few years, and we’d like to remedy that.  Click here to learn more.

Our Lady of Mercy Pilgrimage

with Rosario Rodriquez.  A pilgrimage of healing and thanksgiving with Our Blessed Mother in the Jubilee Year of Mercy.  For more info click here.

Parish Library

Just a reminder, when a book is borrowed from the library, PLEASE return it when finished.  This is separate fro the Lighthouse kiosk; hanging shelve near the entrance of the nave.