SACRAMENT OF RECONCILIATION
8:00, 9:30, & 11:30 a.m.
SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 1
All Saints Day Mass will be celebrated at 9:00am.
FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 7
First Friday will be celebrated on November 7.
Masses will be celebrated at 8:15am and 12:10pm. There will be Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament following the 8:15am Mass, with reposition at noon prior to 12:10pm Mass.
SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 8
Mass of Remembrance will be celebrated at 4:30pm.
SATURDAY-SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 8-9
Holy Family Food Pantry regular collection.
Please bring your food donations to the Gathering Space.
The Holy Name Society Annual Chili Supper.
12:00pm-6:00pm, Adults $8.00, Children $4.00 / Preschoolers - no charge.
Chili Supper Raffle: $5.00 each 1st prize - iPad Air / 2nd prize - Kindle Fire HD6 / 3rd prize - $50.00 cash
SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 22
Trivia Night in the St. Agnes School gym, doors open at 6:30pm.
This fun event includes 10 rounds of trivia, Heads & Tails and a 50/50 raffle. Concessions and libations available for purchase. $10.00 per person/10 people per table. Register by email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Annual Directory Update.
It is time to update your Church records with any changes, additions or deletions that may have occurred in your family over the past year, particularly address and or phone number changes. Call the Parish Office at 793-1330.
Young at Heart (YAH) Events*
TUESDAY, OCTOBER 28
Tryouts and first rehearsal for Second Annual Mystery Dinner Theater
Starts at 6:30pm in the Parish Hall. All Parishioners are invited to come and share their talents. Additional rehearsal dates are November 11, November 25 and January 6, 13 and 20. For more information call, Cliff Erwin at 787-7017.
SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 8
Grapevine Social at It's All About Wine, starting at 5:30pm.
Please bring an appetizer to share.
*Young at Heart has volunteers to provide rides to those who are unable to drive the events. If you need a ride, please call John Blean at 217-626-1567 or Ron Kuhn at 217-726-7106.
Are you seeking a parish community in which to pray, to learn and to be of service to others? Our doors and hearts are open to you.
Founded in 1888, St. Agnes Parish is one of the largest Catholic churches in the Springfield diocese and enjoys an actively involved community. For more information and to become a member of the Parish you may stop by the rectory office Monday through Friday 8 a.m. until 3 p.m. Or, for your convenience, you may register by phone by calling 217-793-1330. We're thankful that God has sent you to us.
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"Growing Communities of Faith"
Go therefore and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit, teaching them to observe all that I have commanded you; and lo, I am with you always, to the close of the age." — Matthew 28: 19-20
Dear St. Agnes Parishioners:
At a time of the year when there are many appeals, Thanks to all who have made a pledge/contribution to the 2014 Annual Catholic Services Appeal. The Appeal funds the ministries and services provided by our Diocese of Springfield in Illinois. If you haven't already, please make a contribution to the Appeal. It is your contribution that helps our diocese carry out its mission - and is a help to our parish as well. Please call the parish office , 793-1330 (Fr. Bob) if you need a pledge card.