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O Immaculate Virgin, mother of the true God and

mother of the Church! You, who revealed your clem-

ency and your pity to all those who ask for your protec-
tion, hear the prayer that we address to you with filial
trust, and present it to your Son Jesus, our sole Re-

Mother of Mercy, teacher of hidden and silent sacrifice,

to you we dedicate on this day all our being and all our
love. We also dedicate to you our life, our work, our
joys, our infirmities, and our sorrows. Grant peace, jus-
tice, and prosperity to our people, for we entrust to your
care all that we have and all that we are, our Lady and

We wish to be entirely yours and to walk with you along

the way of complete faithfulness to Jesus Christ and his
Church: hold us always in your loving hand. Virgin of
Guadalupe, Mother of the Americas, we pray to you for
all the bishops, that they may lead the faithful along
paths of intense Christian life, of love and humble ser-
vice of God and souls. Grant to our homes the grace of
loving and respecting life in its beginnings, with the
same love with which you conceived in your womb the
life of the Son of God. Blessed Virgin Mary, protect our
families, so that they may always be united, and bless
the upbringing of our children.

Thus, Most Holy Mother, with the peace of God in our

conscience, with our hearts free from evil and hatred,
we will be able to bring to all true joy and true peace,
which come to us from your son, our Lord Jesus Christ,
who with God the Father and the Holy Spirit, lives and
reigns for ever and ever. Amen.

OCTOBER 25, 2009


1501 South Main Street, Lombard, IL 60148

Rectory: (630) 629-1717 Fax: (630) 705-0692
Academy: (630) 627-0640 Fax: (630) 705-0139

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All are invited to a Jubilee Mass with

Most Rev. J. Peter Sartain, Bishop of Joliet

Sunday, November 1st

12:00 Noon Mass
Reception to follow

Feast of All Souls

Monday, November 2, 7:30pm
Remembering our loved ones who
have died over the past 50 years
All are invited to a special mass honoring all who died here at Christ
the King Parish over the past 50 years. During this All Soul’s Lit-
urgy, all present will receive a candle to bring to the altar in remem-
brance of their loved one.
October 25, 2009 Page 3

Save the Date for these events:

Facts from the Past Nov 1, 2009: Jubilee Mass with Bishop Sartain (12:00)
Did you know… with reception to follow

Christ the King’s second pastor was Father John Nov 2, 2009: All Souls Day Mass (7:30 p.m.) –
Mayer, who served previously as pastor of Im- Remembering all our deceased
maculate Conception Church in Braidwood, Ill. parishioners from the past 50 years
Father Mayer arrived on the eve of the feast of
Christ the King, which, in 1960, was celebrated in Dec 27, 2009: 12:00 Mass and Alumni reception
October. The new pastor was just in time for the
first parish dance, which was held in the nearby Jan 24, 2010: Whole Parish Catechesis:
firehouse. The men of the parish presented a Celebrating Family Life
fashion show as the evening’s entertainment.
Feb 13, 2010: Mardi Gras celebration (7:30 p.m.)
50th Anniversary Memories Display

Mar 7-17: Pilgrimage to the Holy Land w/ Fr Peter

Mar 21, 2010: Family Fun Fair

Apr 25, 2010: Spirit of Life Concert

Do you have any “facts from the past” that we
could include in future bulletins? Please call the May 9, 2010: May Crowning following the 10:00 mass
rectory 630-629-1717 ext 6050 or email 50an- June 6, 2010: Feast of Corpus Christi Procession

Sept 18, 2010: 50th Anniversary Dinner Dance

Foundations of our Families

Please consider donating a brick for the reflection place Surrounding the Ten Commandment / Beatitude Monument.
Having your name and message engraved on the brick is a special way of commemorating an event or honoring your
family. Below are some of the messages you can place on the brick.

• Commemorating a first communion • Giving thanks to God for a prayer answered

• Honoring a serviceman in the family • In memory of a love one
• Celebrating a 20th wedding anniversary • A remembrance of your life in our parish

Donating a brick also benefits our parish in many ways.

• Pays for some of the maintenance and repairs in the campus.
• Pays for the snow removal which could be substantial.
• Make extraordinary payment towards reducing the Parish mortgage.
• Provide a place for reflection and contemplation.

If you have questions or suggestions please send your email to or contact us at the rectory 1-
630-629-1717. Your donation is Tax deductible. You can send your completed order form to the rectory. Let us be
grateful for the past, celebrate the present and pray for wisdom in the future, through Christ our King.

Administration Commission
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What is CRHP? The "Christ Renews His Par-

What is "CRHP" or Christ Renews His Parish? ish" (CRHP) program is a spiritual retreat ex-
perience which brings adult parishioners to-
Christ Renews His Parish is designed to give both the individual and the gether in small groups in order to deepen their
parish community an opportunity for renewal and growth in spiritual life. relationship with Jesus Christ and each other. It
As we grow in awareness of God's love and respond to His call, we grow stresses a clear focus on the Gospel and pro-
together as a parish family. vides a way to relax, unwind and reflect on our
sometimes hectic lives.
A History of Christ Renews His Parish: "CRHP" began as a "renewal"
What happens during the weekend? The
weekend at Holy Family Parish in Cleveland in 1969. The members at
actual Renewal Weekend begins early Saturday
Holy Family found the enthusiasm and positive response to this initial and goes through Sunday mid-afternoon. It con-
weekend overwhelming. This process helped their faith community under- sists of small group participation, witnessing
stand in a new and more alive way that Jesus Christ was its center. Now, and sharing by previous members; exercises in
some 30 years later, Holy Family has celebrated its 80th "renewal" week- the group process and community building; and
end and over 3,000 men and women from their parish have participated. sharing set in a scriptural and prayerful atmos-
phere. It also provides those attending with an
During the 1970's, news of "CRHP's" success at Holy Family motivated opportunity for experiencing deep personal con-
other parishes throughout the Cleveland Diocese to adopt the program. version through prayer and reflection. This ex-
perience would hopefully initiate a process of
Through the 1980's and 90's "CRHP" spread to 750 parishes in 62 dio-
spiritual growth, Christian community building,
ceses across 27 states and received the recommendation of the renewal good old fashioned fellowship and lay ministry
office of the National Conference of Catholic Bishops. Today, "CRHP" formation. The weekend provides an opportu-
continues to promote the development of vibrant faith communities and nity for you to respond to a closer and deeper
full service parishes by transforming the hearts of committed believers. relationship with Christ.

CRHP is about Renewal! "Christ Renews His Parish" is an effective spiri- Who may attend? CRHP is open to all Christ
tual renewal process, which calls parishioners to experience personal the King, Sacred Heart and St. Pius X parish-
conversion and Christian community in the environment of their own par- ioners who are at least 18 years of age.
ish. The secret of the "what" is its simplicity. The program is based on the
When and where do the weekends take
basic Christian principles of evangelization, reconciliation, catechesis, ini- place? The weekends are conducted using the
tiation, formation, community, and personal vocation. As the program Christ the King Early Learning Academy class-
manual states: "However sincere and deep our initial commitment to our rooms and gymnasium.
faith, it requires by its very nature, continuous renewal and deepening. It
must be a moment-to-moment process of saying, "yes" to God." How long do the weekends last? A typical
weekend begins at 8:00 A.M. on Saturday and
Christ Renews His Parish is Christ Centered. With Christ in the lead, our will end by 4:00 P.M. on Sunday.
journey will go down the correct path. It is a program designed to bring
Where do I sleep? The parish will provide cots
members of a parish together in Christ. The emphasis during the weekend
for you to sleep on in a designated area of the
is on small group participation. The process is centered around witnessing Early Learning Academy. You bring your own
by presenting team members. Discussion and sharing is enjoyed by all bedding.
What about food? Meals are provided by pre-
"CRHP" is a response to the need that every follower of Christ has to ex- vious CRHP groups and members of the parish.
perience "church" and to experience "being church" and finally, to experi- There will be opportunities during the weekend
ence "being church for others". The primary challenge is taking your next for regular breaks for coffee, soft drinks and
first step into the rest of your life in Christ. The weekend is that first step snacks. If you have a special diet, please let us
know when you register so we will be able to
and He has his arms open to welcome you.
provide for your needs. You will find that you will
eat extremely well.
We have two weekends a year at Christ the King parish: 1 for men and 1
for women. What should I wear? Casual and comfortable
clothing is appropriate and highly encouraged.
UPCOMING RETREATS: The key is to be relaxed.

What about the sacraments? An opportunity

Women's Weekend: October 2-3, 2010 to receive the Sacrament of Penance occurs on
Saturday evening and we celebrate Mass to-
Men's Weekend: October 16-17, 2010 gether Sunday afternoon.

If you would like to speak with someone who has attended a previous Still have questions? Please contact: Roberta
CRHP Retreat, please contact Roberta Beckman 630-629-1717 x0, Fr. Beckman at or Fr.
Jarosz 630 396-6079 Peter Jarosz at
October 25, 2009 Page 5

On behalf of Fr. Bob, Fr. Guiney, and all the priests who Go your way; your faith has saved you.
served here at Christ the King over the past fifty years, we
thank you for the many ways you enriched our ministry This is what Jesus said to Bartimaeus, I ask go
and strengthened our priesthood. May we live by grace, where? Every step we take as Catholics is important to
journey in hope, and celebrate our faith in Christ our King. the life and growth of your household and the parish com-
munity. Where we go and what we do makes a differ-
Fr. Peter Jarosz ence, right? Jesus told the man go your way and what
did he do—he followed Jesus—Bartimaeus wanted to
follow Jesus and learn from Him. who can we learn form
In Gratitude for our Priests in our lives? Do we have a mentor , or someone we look
up to for advice. How many times have we returned to an
old familiar path after an encounter with Christ? We en-
Rev. James Gilbride counter Christ truly present to us in the holy Eucharist,
(founding pastor) each week or day we gather as a parish family. If follow-
ing Jesus means taking a new direction, getting involved
Rev. John Mayer in a new ministry, or changing careers or friends, we of-
Rev. Frederick Golden ten settle back into the same routines as before. Follow-
Rev. Tony Taschetta ing Jesus is a life changing adventure! This week de-
scribe a time when you changed directions in your life
Rev. Felix Perel because of an encounter with Christ.
Rev. Donald Craig
Rev. Victor Rueden Even after 20 years of priesthood and my 8th year of ser-
vice as Pastor at CTK, I am still looking for the direction of
Rev. Ambrose German, OSF Christ the High Priest to guide me as I take care of the
Rev. Michael Intoccia temporal and spiritual welfare of this community. This is
Rev. John Ryan quite an adventure, unlike Bartimaeus’ adventure with
Rev. Michael Valente
Rev. James Dvorscak Thank you for the many ways our parishioners share their
time, talent and treasure. Let us pray that all the parish
Rev. David Hankus family will respond and give back to God for what He has
Rev. Peter Jarosz given to us! Let’s celebrate our Jubilee year together,
Rev. Robert Schoenstene with the grace of God. Reserve the date for Mass with
Bishop Peter on November 1st at Noon, reception to fol-
low. The colors for our Anniversary Mass will be bur-
gundy, gold and white, try to wear a little splash of these

In Christ, Fr. Jarosz

Pray for our Military

Joseph Velasco, III, Richard Godman, Jack Melvin, III, Ste-
ven Van Dyke, Jeremy Guenther, Frank Minniti, Andrew
DaMitz, Patrick J. Doran, Kevin Dollens, Jessie Blanton,
Michael Whelan, John Pierczynski, Thomas Pierczynski,
Come Early, Leave Late Scott Allen Petersen, Kevin Fitzpatrick, Nikita Majcen,
Tom Clohessy, Benjamin Raymond, Jason Peters, Andrew
During these busy days of Fall, set your watch 10 minutes Sargent, Stephanie Olson, Joshua D. Braun, Brandon
earlier, to get to Mass on time. Its important that we are Hartmann, Jeffrey W. Erickson, Mark Kuhar, Matthew Bei-
all there to hear the Word of God. Also, please kindly fuss, Francis Beifuss, David Starke, Melissa J. Gertie, Pat-
leave mass when the priest reaches the narthex doors, rick Nicholson, Andrew Miller, Lara Owczarski, Frank Wil-
during the closing song. Thank you for all you do at mass, kins III, David Jurk, Kyle Villalobos, Douglas Wozniak, Jeff
to make it a prayerful experience for all. It is so nice to Maicke.
hear everyone singing and using their song books. Keep
up the good work! Do you have a loved one in the armed forces? Email, call,
or drop a note in the collection with their name.
Fr. Peter Jarosz
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Look for Christ Our Lord in Parish Vocation Conference

everyone and you will then have October 24, 2009
Cathedral of St. Raymond Nonnatus, Joliet
respect and reverence for all.
~St. Teresa of Avila Vocation Office and JAVA will host a training session from
8:30am – 12:30pm at the Cathedral of St. Raymond in
Joliet for those who are interested in promoting vocations
Join Fr. Peter and parishioners at the Aanchor abortion in their parish. This will be a great way to develop a cul-
clinic on Saturdays from 8-9:30. Come for 15 minutes, for ture of vocations in your parish. We will be discussing
a moment, drive by even for an hour and just pray! Inter- practical ways in which vocations can be promoted in the
ested in going call Father . parish. Please reply to or call the
Diocesan Survey for all Parishioners!
50th Anniversary Pilgrimage to the
The Comprehensive Survey for Parishioners is now avail- Holy Land with Father Peter Jarosz
able. To complete the survey, please go to Diocesan web
site, and click on the Lighting the
A meeting will be held on October 22 at 7pm in the Parish
Path to the Future logo. We are not encouraging paper
Life Center for all those who are interested in going to the
copies but you can print the documents out and mail or
Holy Land. Kim White, parishioner and staff member of
drop off the completed surveys to the Catholic Schools
Totally Yours Pilgrimages will be there with Fr. Peter to
Office and we will input their responses. This survey is
answer any questions you may have about the pilgrim-
vital for the Diocese to have accurate information.
age. Questions, call Kim at 630.627.1074.

Sacristan Ministry:
The Liturgical “Behind the Scenes” Holy Land Pilgrimage
Note Saturday Date Change March 7-17, 2010
It takes much “behind-the-scenes” work to ensure our
liturgies are smooth and prayerful. One of the ministries
that is vital to this is the ministry of the Sacristan. We are
thankful to all who have helped fill this ministry in the past: Instructional Mass
Ditas and Arsenio Alzona, June Carlson, Matt Novak, Tuesday, November 10, 2009
Andy Tuszynski, and Mary Nicholas. Their continued ser-
vice to the parish is greatly appreciated. 6:30 p.m. until 7:45 p.m. in Church

Working behind the scenes, sacristans prepare the wor- Did you ever wonder why we do what we do at Mass? Fr.
ship space before and after each liturgy. A sacristan typi- Terry Deffenbaugh from Tolentine Ministries will explain
cally arrives 20-30 minutes before mass and readies the each step of the Mass for everyday understanding.
church by performing a variety of duties, from lighting
candles and preparing for baptisms, verifying that lectors, This is a regular Mass too! We will need readers, greet-
altar servers, and extraordinary ministers of Holy Com- ers, gift bearers, Eucharistic Ministers, and of course mu-
munion are present. Sacristans remain after the liturgy to sic. Please RSVP to what role you would like to partici-
ready the church for the next celebration. Though most pate in.
liturgical ministries serve the assembly, the role of the
Sacristan is to minister to the presider and deepen your ___ Greet at Mass ___Lector
knowledge of the Catholic traditions, while helping to en-
sure that the liturgy proceeds smoothly. ___ Gift Bearer ___ Active Participant

We are currently in need of more sacristans here at Christ ___ Eucharistic Minister ___Music/cantor
the King, for weekday and weekend masses. If you or
anyone you know is interested in this ministry, please
come to our next training session for new and existing Name: _______________________________________
sacristans on Saturday, October 31, at 11:00am. If you
have any questions, please call Bill Runge at Phone: _______________________________________
630.396.6075, email him at, or stop
by after any weekend mass. Email: ________________________________________
October 25, 2009 Page 7

It’s back and it’s better than ever!

Saturday Night Live and BASIC have joined to-
gether to create an evening of fun, food and fel-

We start with a game, have some dinner then just

share some time together with teen friendly topics
about life in general and look at where we can find
God in these areas.

Join us for 5:00 Mass then meet up with us in the OK, so maybe trying to get that little toddler
School Gym from 6-9 PM. dressed and ready for church really wasn’t so
tough after all. At least you got them to church.
The next one is Saturday, November ! Now that little toddler is an adolescent and it
For More Info contact Sherry Rochford seems like you have no idea what to do anymore!
You want to make sure you pass your Catholic
faith to your child, but how?
For All Teens! Join other parents like yourself for an evening of
practical approaches to enhance faith develop-
ment among young people. Presenter Bob
McCarty, Executive Director of the National Fed-
Carson Community Day-November 14, 2009 eration for Catholic Youth Ministry, will identify
The teens will be selling Community Day Coupon critical characteristics of adolescent faith to suc-
Booklets for $5—Purchase one and get all this plus cessfully and willingly take on the role of foster-
more! ing faith in their teen.
• Great Door Busters
• $10 off any Purchase
• Early Bird Specials Join us for one of two sessions
• Special Pricing– 6 extra coupons being offered:

Funds will be used toward Friday, Nov. 6, 2009 7-9 PM

resources for Youth Ministry St. Michael Church
315 W. Illinois St., Wheaton

John Angotti ...In concert Saturday, Nov. 7, 2009 10-Noon

Immaculate Conception Church
Coming to St. James the Apostle 134 Arthur St., Elmhurst
480 S. Park Blvd., Glen Ellyn
Monday, October 26th Brought to you by the
7:30-9:00 South of the Border Cluster
Accepting Free Will Donations of Youth Ministers
Contact Sherry Rochford
This Concert is being brought to you by the parents of
David Ringenberg, June27, 1990-August 29, 2009, who
for more info!
participated in St. James’ youth ministry .
This Concert celebrates his life!! 630-396-6078
Page 8 October 25, 2009

Operation Support Our Troops October 25 World Priest Day

Christ the King’s CCW will be accepting donations for Op- This Sunday we celebrate the men who have exercised a
eration Support Our Troops - Illinois after Mass on No- unique stewardship of their lives by entrusting them to the
vember 14 and 15. Some of the items that the troops are Lord as priests. It is an opportunity for Catholics to thank,
asking for are: affirm and share their love and support for priests. Started
by the Worldwide Marriage Encounter community, it is
Crossword Puzzles, Energy Bars, Packs of Powdered joined with the Serra Club’s celebration of Priesthood
Coffee Creamer in Different Flavors, Foot Powder, Break- Sunday today. Throughout this year, dedicated as the
fast Bars, Cold Drink Mix Packets, Unscented Wipes, Year for Priests, we can pray for vocations, and encour-
Beef Jerky, Bags of Nuts in Ziploc Bags (from World Mar- age those who might respond to this unique call. We can
ket), Lip Balm, Feminine Hygiene Products, Hand Sani- also respond to our own baptismal call by working col-
tizers, Canned Soup/Pasta, Canned Fruit, Pringles, Pop laboratively with our priests to build up he Kingdom of
Tarts, Mouth Wash, 4 Pack Batteries. God.
E-mail for additional information.
OSOTIL’s website is
October 25, 2009 Page 9

Mass Intentions
Ministry Schedule for Oct. 1/ Nov. 1
Saturday, October 24 5:00 Louise Dabrich
St. Anthony Mary Claret; Blessed Extraordinary Ministers
Virgin Mary; Rom 8:1-11; Lk 13:1-9 5:00 L. Carnaghan, S. DiSalvo, A. Forstneger, J. Furgal,
8:00 Patrick Maloney A. Ponce de Leon
Sunday, October 25
10:00 Russ Rusevic 8:00 A&D Alzona, J. Benshoof, I. Boutiette, D. Drees, R&E Caselli
Thirtieth Sunday in Ordinary
12:00 Gloria Kirch 10:00 P. Barone, L. Burr, M. Campbell, C. Clishem, M. Dourado,
Jer 31:7-9; Ps 126; Heb 5:1-6;
F. Harris
Mk 10:46-52
12:00 Clergy Only
Monday, October 26 8:30 Elizabeth Wienezendis
Altar Servers
5:00 B & N Orr
8:00 B. Haas, C&L Grunert
Tuesday, October 27 8:30 Vickie Szmuc 10:00 E. Maggiore, A. Sokalski, L. Schaaf
12:00 Cendric & Monique Martinez, Emily Maggiore,
Charles & Lance Grunert
Wednesday, October 28 8:30 Joan Parmly
Lectors Presider
5:00 E. Mears 5:00: Fr. Guiney
8:00 L. Dovalovsky 8:00: Fr. Peter
Thursday, October 29 8:30 Thelma Casquejo 10:00 J. Pilar 10:00: Fr. Bob
12:00 V. Paras 12:00: Most Rev. Peter Sartain

Friday, October 30 8:30 George Brust Ministers of Care

D. & A. Alzona, C. Paulsen, K. Vibar, G. Majcen, L. Michalik, F.
Owens, V. Paras, P. Robinson, E & E Mears, M. Iwinski

Saturday, October 30 5:00 Frank & Marie


Sunday, November 1 8:00 Special Intention

Feast of All Saints 10:00 Joseph Gifford
12:00 People of CTK

Rest in Peace
Our condolences to the friends and family of Joan Kerel
and Mary Joe Ferruzza-Alan, who passed away last
week. Eternal rest grant unto them, O Lord, and let per-
petual light shine upon them. May they rest in peace.
Amen. May Their souls and the souls of all the faithful
departed, through the mercy of God, rest in peace. Amen. Welcome Michael Kearney
We welcome Michael Kearney who will
speak to us today about vocations. Mi-
Pray for Healing chael is a seminarian at University of St.
Tony Rudinski, Jean Brzezinski, Margaret Kalina, Diana Mary of the Lake/Mundelein Seminary.
Crue, Peter Christoff, Dolores Hrabec, Jay Perry, Roberta Please keep him, and all seminarians
Dirschl, Joan Frichtl, Ed Fontona, Cathy Castro, Frank and priests, in your prayers this week-
Nelson, John Sheehan, Mark Wettsteadt, Denis Perry, end as we celebrate Priesthood Sunday.
Joan Temborius, Rose Fenske, Lorraine Wick, Marilyn
Melichar, Carmen Giacalone, Isabel Carey, Efren Iraola,
Mary Lou LeRoy, Sharon Barsaloux, Karen Schumann.
Please pray for all the sick in our parish, our families, our
friends, our community.
Page 10 October 25, 2009

Finance Council October Meeting Minutes

The Finance Council met on the evening of October 7th Stewardship of Treasure
Minutes from the previous meeting were unanimously ap-
proved, after one small correction. Through the first three
October 10-11
months of fiscal year 2010, white and green envelope do-
# Registered Families 1380
nations are $24,642 behind budget. School is going well at
the Early Learning Academy. Fundraising has started to Account # Amount
come in from the pizza sales, the wrapping paper sales,
and we’ve also received the first rental income from use of White Envelopes 414 $8,991.00
the gym. We discussed the key points and scheduling of Non-envelope users $1,925.16
the upcoming Annual Stewardship Appeal in November.
The enrollment form for electronic giving was revised and is This week’s total $13,086.66
now posted on the website. A full financial report will be
made available to the Parish by early November. The next Weekly Budget $13,462.00
two Finance meetings are scheduled for November 11th Difference -$375.34
and December 9th.

We will need to meet our goal for the Catholic ministries

appeal. Winter is approaching, giving generously to the Green Envelopes* 84 $1,404.00
gold envelopes will help us pay for snow plowing. Restricted Budget** $2,308 .00
The Finance Council is always looking for new members. Difference -$904.00
Please contact Fr. Peter, or email
Gold 60 $766.50
if you are interested. Rick Cosenza is the chair of the fi-
nance council, please direct questions to him or call the
rectory to leave a message.
* Thank you for reaching the goal this past week!
Let’s try to reach our goal of $2,500 weekly to bring down our debt!

Stewardship of Treasure has never been easier!

Sign-Up for Electronic Giving

You can have your white, gold, and/or green envelope contributions automatically
withdrawn from your account on a weekly or monthly basis.

Visit our website, or contact the business office, 630.396.6073, for more information.

2009-10 Catholic Ministries Annual Appeal

Diocese of Joliet
The Catholic Ministries Appeal supports God’s work all over this diocese. The parish does
not always have the resources to help parishioners, so the diocese supplements us with
ways we can help people help themselves. We would like 100% participation.

We still need to meet our goal. Let’s try to reach this before Bishop Sartain comes to our
parish on November 1st. Goal: $58,150
Fr. Jarosz
Pledges: $36,092
October 25, 2009 Page 11



Religious Ed Classes 8:30am Academy
Break Open the Word 10:00am ER
Vocation Speaker All Masses Church
Children’s Liturgy of the Word
RCIA 10:00am ER
Planning Meeting 7:00pm ER
Generations of Faith 1:00pm PLC
Runners for Life 4:00pm PLC
Prayer Group 7:00pm ER
Food Pantry 12:00pm ER
Natural Family Planning 7:00pm PLC
Sacristan Training 11:00am Church
Children’s Choir 4:00pm Church
Teen Ensemble Rehearsal 6:30pm Church
Ensemble Rehearsal 7:30pm Church NEXT SUNDAY

WEDNESDAY Religious Ed Classes 8:30am Academy

Jubilee Mass w/ Bishop Sartain 12:00pm Church
Religious Ed Classes 6:30pm Academy Jubilee Reception 1:00pm PLC
Choir Rehearsal 7:00pm Church

Sacraments Mass Times Rectory Hours

Monday-Friday 8:30am
Baptism: Arrangements for baptisms are
Mon: 9:00 am-3:00 pm
made by attending a preparation meeting. Sunday Obligation Tues, Wed, & Thurs: 9:00a.m.– 6:00 pm
Parish registration is a pre-requisite for attend- Saturday Vigil at 5:00pm Friday: 9:00 a.m.– 12:00 p.m.
ing this meeting. Sunday at 8:00am, 10:00am,
and 12:00 Noon
First Reconciliation, First Eucharist, and Bulletin Articles
Confirmation: Christ the King offers Faith Sacrament of Reconciliation
Formation both in our Parish Academy, and in Saturdays: 4:00pm-4:45pm Bulletin articles are due on the previous
our Religious Education Program. And by appointment Friday in order to be published in the fol-
lowing weekend’s bulletin. Please send
Weddings: Weddings are scheduled in the St. Peregrine Devotions articles to
home parish of the bride or groom. We require Second Saturdays at 11:00am
an eight month preparation time. The church
date is set before any other commitments are Rosary and Chaplet Registration
made. Weekdays at 7:35am
Tuesdays 5:30pm On behalf of the pastoral staff, we welcome you
Anointing of the Sick: If you or one of your as a family member of Christ the King Parish. It
loved ones are in need of the Anointing of the Eucharistic Exposition is our hope and prayer that you feel at home with
Sick, please contact the rectory, or see the 1st Thursday 9:00am until 8:00pm us at weekend masses, prayer times, and parish
priest after Mass. In case of an emergency, 1st Friday at 7:00am activities. Welcome!
please call the rectory, ext 1. Other Thursdays 9:00am-8:00pm
Christ The King #512918

1501 South Main Street
Lombard, IL 60148


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