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All Saints’ Day

All Saints’ Day

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All Saints' Day is Tuesday, November 1, 2022 and a Holy Day of Obligation. Mass at St. Philomena will be Monday, October 31 at 5:30 p.m. and then on the holy day on 7:00 a.m., 8:00 a.m., 5:30 p.m. There will be an all-school Mass on the holy day at 9:00 a.m. complete with the procession of Saints by our...

40 Days for Life

40 Days for Life

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Each year our parish takes a day to stand vigil at Planned Parenthood, 2709 N Knoxville, Peoria. It is a day for peaceful prayer as we come together during Respect Life month to pray for the safety of the unborn in our country. Please sign up for an hour. Families are welcome. If you'd like to share your hour with...

Pastor’s Letter: October 9, 2022

Pastor’s Letter: October 9, 2022

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Dear friend, The first reading from the Second Book of Kings and the Gospel from Luke both involve the healing of lepers. Naaman, an outsider to Israel and a non-Jew, visits Elisha the prophet seeking healing from his leprosy. Naaman’s healing concludes in his profession of faith in the God of Israel, a change of who he worshiped as God,...