April 2019

DIOCESE OF BELLEVILLE MONTHLY MAILING

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Office of the Bishop
Letter - Catholic Home Missions Appeal

Department of Social Outreach  (Website)
Office of Rural Life (Website)
Annual Diocesan Spring Blessing of the Farm - Bulletin Announcement
Annual Diocesan Spring Blessing of the Farm - Flyer

Department of Canonical Affairs  (Website)

Department of Faith Formation  (Website)

Department of Pastoral Services  (Website)
Office of Worship  (Website)

Into My Vineyard  (Website)

Office of Hispanic Ministry (Website)

  • Save the Date - Quinceañera Preparation - April 13, 2019 - St. Damian Parish Hall, Damiansville, IL; call 618-235-9601, ext 1322

Prison Ministry  (Website)

Respect Life Ministry  (Website)

The Messenger  (Website)

Committee on Marriage Preparation  (Website)

Resources for Dating & Engaged Couples, Married Life and for Families and Parents 

Natural Family Planning  (Website) 


Department of Temporal Affairs  (Website)
Office of Development  (Website)
April 2019 Development Update
CSMA Final Report - February 2019
Parish Targets - March 2019

Office of Human Resources  (Website)















 

 

 

 

March 2019

DIOCESE OF BELLEVILLE MONTHLY MAILING

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Office of the Bishop
Food for Families Program
Letter - Black and Indian Mission
Letter - Catholic Relief Services

Department of Social Outreach  (Website)

Department of Canonical Affairs  (Website)

Office of the Diaconate
Office of Vocations


Department of Faith Formation  (Website)(Facebook)

  • NATIONAL CATHOLIC YOUTH CONFERENCE (NCYC). As in the past, the Office of Religious Education and Youth Ministry will sponsor a Diocesan delegation to attend NCYC in Indianapolis on November 21-23, 2019. The Office will soon reach out to parishes and ministers through different mediums. Please stay tuned! For more information, contact the Diocesan Director of Religious Education and Youth Ministry, Jaime Gil at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or (618) 722-5037. Like us on FACEBOOK at Department of Faith Formation Diocese of Belleville.


Department of Pastoral Services
  (Website)
Office of Worship  (Website)

Into My Vineyard (Website)

Office of Hispanic Ministry (Website)

  • Save the Date - Quinceañera Preparation - April 13, 2019 - St. Damian Parish Hall, Damiansville, IL; Quinceañera Flyer.

Prison Ministry  (Website)

Respect Life Ministry  (Website)

The Messenger  (Website)

Committee on Marriage Preparation  (Website)

Natural Family Planning  (Website) 

Department of Temporal Affairs  (Website)

Office of Development  (Website)
March 2019 - Development Update
Parish Targets - February 2019

Office of Human Resources  (Website)

Office of Catholic Relief Services
Stations of the Cross and Rice Bowl Instructions

Office of Catholic Campaign for Human Development
Faith and Justice Internship with the Belleville Diocese

Society of St. Vincent De Paul
Annual Dinner Theater - March 23, 2019


















 

 

 

 

February 2019

DIOCESE OF BELLEVILLE MONTHLY MAILING

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Office of the Bishop

Department of Social Outreach  (Website)

Catholic Urban Programs (Website)
Trivia Night - Saturday, February 16, 2019

Department of Canonical Affairs  (Website)

Office of Ecumenical and Interreligous Affairs (Website)
Muslim Theology Day - February 22, 2019

Department of Faith Formation  (Website) (Facebook)

Office of Youth Ministry  (Website)

-  Diocesan Youth Camp - Saturday, March 16 & Sunday, March 17, 2019
The Diocesan Youth Ministry Advisory Council (DYMAC) and the Office of Youth Ministry invite your high school youth to attend the Diocesan Youth Camp at Camp Ondessonk on Saturday March 16 and Sunday March 17, 2019. A packet with posters and registration instructions was mailed to each parish over the Christmas Holidays. For further information, please contact Jaime Gil at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. (618) 722-5037.

Muslim Theology Day - February 22, 2019


Department of Pastoral Services  (Website)

Office of Worship (Website)


Office of Hispanic Ministry  (Website)

Prison Ministry (Website)

  • Monthly Petitions and Quarterly Bulletin Inserts are now available!  They will be sent out with the weekly Respect Life Corner. Contact Jennifer Markfort at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or at 722-5040 for more information.


Respect Life Ministry (Website)

The Messenger   (Website)

Committee on Marriage Preparation
 (Website)

 

Natural Family Planning (Website)  



 

 

 

 

January 2019

DIOCESE OF BELLEVILLE MONTHLY MAILING

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Office of the Bishop


Department of Social Outreach  (Website)


Department of Canonical Affairs  (Website)

Office of Ecumenical and Interreligious Affairs  (Website)

Week of Prayer for Christian Unity - January 18-25, 2019

Muslim Theology Day - February 22, 2019



Department of Faith Formation 
(Website)(Facebook)

  • Diocesan Youth Camp – Saturday, March 16 & Sunday March 17, 2019
    The Diocesan Youth Ministry Advisory Council (DYMAC) and the Office of Youth Ministry invite your high school youth to attend the Diocesan Youth Camp at Camp Ondessonk on Saturday March 16 and Sunday March 17, 2019. A packet with posters and registration instructions was mailed to each parish over the Christmas Holidays. For further information, please contact Jaime Gil at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. (618) 722-5037.

  • Muslim Theology Day - February 22, 2019


    Department of Pastoral Services 
    (Website)

    Office of Worship
    (Website)
  • REGISTER NOW!  Through the Doorway, RCIA with a focus on Year Round Catechumenate, Year Two – Methodology, 

          January 27, 2019, Location: Diocesan Pastoral Center, Bldg 6. Register now at https://secure.acceptiva.com/?cst=6d9f41

  • The Ministry of Presiding at Prayer for Deacons and Lay Leaders: The next training for Sunday Celebrations in Absence of a Priest will be held from Friday, February 1st to Saturday, February 2nd at Our Lady of Mt. Carmel, Herrin.  Contact your Priest or Parish Administrator if you are interested in attending.

Into My Vineyard  (Website)

Office of Hispanic Ministry  (Website)

Prison Ministry
(Website)

  • Monthly Petitions and Quarterly Bulletin Inserts are now available!  They will be sent out with the weekly Respect Life Corner. Contact Jennifer Markfort at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or at 722-5040 for more information.


Respect Life Ministry
(Website)

  • 46th Annual March for Life (January 18, 2019): Find more information and registration forms here!

  • National Slavery and Human Trafficking Awareness Day – January 11: Click here to find a meditation/prayer for human trafficking awareness.

  • Feast Day of St. Josephine Bakhita: International Day of Prayer and Awareness Against Human Trafficking – February 8, 2019 (Website)
  • U.S. Catholic Sisters Against Human Trafficking (Website)

The Messenger (Website)

 

 

 

 

December 2018

DIOCESE OF BELLEVILLE MONTHLY MAILING

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Office of the Bishop
Letter - Retirement Fund For Religious
Letter - Annual Diocesan Christmas Collection

Department of Social Outreach  (Website)
Department of Canonical Affairs  (Website)
Department of Faith Formation
  (Website) (Facebook)

  • Diocesan Board of Education – The Meeting on November 20, 2018 was canceled. The next meeting is scheduled for Tuesday, January 15, 2019 – 7:00 pm – Diocesan Pastoral Center, Belleville

  • Announcing: The Department of Faith Formation has a Facebook page! This page will be used to share upcoming events and messages from the Directors, Jonathan Birdsong and Jaime Gil. Like us on Facebook at: The Department of Faith Formation Diocese of Belleville
  • Save the Date: The Diocesan Youth Ministry Advisory Council (DYMAC) and the Office of Youth Ministry invite you to save the date for our 2019 Diocesan Youth Camp at Camp Ondessonk on Saturday March 16 and Sunday March 17. This event is for High School students. An email with further information will soon be sent from the Office of Youth Ministry. For further information, please contact Jaime Gil at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. (618) 722-5037.

 

Department of Pastoral Services (Website)

Office of Worship (Website)

·   REGISTER NOW!  Through the Doorway, RCIA with a focus on Year Round Catechumenate, Year Two – Methodology,
      January 27, 2019, Location: Diocesan Pastoral Center, Bldg 6. Register now at https://secure.acceptiva.com/?cst=6d9f41


Into My Vineyard (Website)

Office of Hispanic Ministry (Website)

Prison Ministry (Website)

Respect Life Ministry (Website)

The Messenger (Website)

2019 Editorial Calendar

Committee on Marriage Preparation (Website)

·    Pre Cana & Engaged Encounter Schedule  
·    Spanish Pre Cana: To register for the March 16th, 2019 class click here!
Resources for Dating & Engaged Couples, Married Life and for Families and Parents


Natural Family Planning (Website) 


Department of Temporal Affairs  (Website)

Office of Development (Website)
December 2018 - Development Update
Parish Targets - November 2018

 

Office of Human Resources (Website)

2019 Holiday/Holy Day Schedule
External Phone Directory