Sacred Heart & St. Marys Seek Office Manager
Are you a Veteran who has served our country?
Job Opening! Office Manager for Sacred Heart & St. Mary's Parishes, Rock Island!
We are seeking a faith-filled, energetic person to be a part of the team here at Rock Island's Historic Catholic Parishes! This position is a combination of receptionist, secretary, business manager, and personal assistant. This position heavily involves communication, organization, computer skills and versatility in helping our parishes serve our parish families.
Come sing with the Sacred Heart Choir!
Sacred Heart is trying to update our records of parishioners who have served in the armed forces at any time during their life. If you have served, please fill out the form below and turn it in to us in the collection basket or mail it back ot the parish office. We plan to honor Veterans at our 9 a.m. Mass on Sunday, November 10 right before Veteran’s Day.
Sacred Heart Chili Cook-Off & Porch Party!
Starting this fall we will meet on Wednesday afternoons from 5:15 to 6:15. Stressful day at work? Come sing with us and we’ll enrich your soul before you go home! Prior singing experience is always nice but certainly not required, and we welcome anyone age 12 and above.
Join us at our Parish Picnic: September 8
Join us for our final Porch Party of the season which will also be a Chili Cook-off on Saturday, October 5, at 6 p.m. right after our 5:15 Vigil Mass! If you think you’ve got a great chili - bring it to the Porch Party/Chili Cook-Off and let your fellow parishioners be the judge! This will be our final Porch Party of the season.
Jamaica Trip to Work with the Poor
Join Sacred Heart parishioners and friends at our annual Parish Picnic on Sunday, September 8, from 12-3 p.m on the greenspace behind our parish.
Sacred Heart provides the main course, just bring a dish to share, and your own utensils, plates and drinks.
Work on South Entrance
Our thanks to Ray Lind of our parish who helped lead a group (including Fr. Anthony and Fr. Charles) down to Jamaica to work with the poor. Great work to all who went and supported these efforts! If you are interested in learning more or going next year please contact our office and we’ll get you in touch with Ray.
Porch Party: July 27
Work is now underway on our south entrance! Soon, a new driveway will be poured and extra gravel will be used to expand our parking lot to the east!
Project 177 Returns to Sacred Heart on September 29
Join us for our next Porch Party on Saturday, July 27, following our 5:15 p.m. Vigil Mass! Grillmaster Duncan Kramer will be behind the grill serving up something delicious! Parishioners and friends are invited to bring a dish to share! Our Porch Parties are a great way to spend time with parishioners and friends and get to know each other better!
Flowers for the Blessed Mother
Mark your calendars and plan on joining us Sunday, Sept 29 at 6 p.m. for an amazing night of worship music and more!
Blue Mass to be celebrated at Sacred Heart
Do you have a flower garden that is thriving in all this rain? Would you like to share those flowers with the Blessed Mother? It would be wonderful to provide her with fresh flowers all summer long! Sacred Heart Sodality invites you to bring in bouquets, large and small, to be placed under her statue. We have vases for your use. For more information contact Gina Howell
A Blue Mass is a Mass celebrated in the Catholic Church for those employed in the public safety field including police officers, firefighters, correctional officers, 911 operators and EMS personnel.