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Posted on: Sun, May. 31, 2020

FLAVIN, REV. JOHN EDWARD

 

Father John returned home to God on May 30, 2020 at age 83. The only child of John and Loretta Flavin, young John Edward attended Little Flower parish school, Quigley Preparatory Seminary and the Major Seminary in Mundelein, after which he was sent to Rome for theological studies at the North American College and Gregorian University.

Following early ordination in December, 1960 his first assignment was to Our Lady of Grace parish on Chicago’s... Read More...

Posted on: Thu, Mar. 12, 2020

Coronavirus prevention information

OLPH has received Coronavirus (COVID-19) prevention and public safety information from the Center for Disease Control, The USCCB, the Archdiocese of Chicago and the Cook County Board of Health. 

Based on their recommendations, we are instituting the following preventative measures:

1) We will continue the suspension of the distribution of Holy Communion via the chalice.

2) Saliva can be a very potent form of transmission of the... Read More...

Posted on: Mon, Mar. 9, 2020

Trader Joe’s Food Rescue Project

The Sharing Ministry has been the blessed recipient of Trader Joe’s donations from the Glenview and Northbrook stores for many, many years. Glenview’s store donates every day of the week but Saturday, and Northbrook’s store donates on the weekends. These donations add up, and in 2019 we received tens of thousands of dollars’ worth of donations from Trader Joe’s!

We enlist a big team of drivers to make this happen. Ed... Read More...

Posted on: Mon, Nov. 4, 2019

What:  A skills based basketball clinic focused on fundamentals of the game including dribbling, passing, shooting, rebounding and defense through a series of stations, drills, and races. 3rd/4th grade children will also focus on instructional scrimmage play. 

Who: Open to all boys and girls grades K-4.

Where:  OLPH Playdium Gym (Church St/Glenview Rd)

Dates:  

K, 1st, and 2nd – Saturdays, January... Read More...

Posted on: Thu, May. 30, 2019

The Women’s Club gathered on Wednesday, May 15, 2019 at Valley Lo Club to install our officers for the 2019-20 year. 
Sandy McBreen presented Sally Corbett with the 2019 Women’s Club Service Award. 
Pictured (l to r): Fr. Boland; Sally Corbett, Service Award Winner; and Sandy McBreen.

 

Posted on: Tue, Jan. 15, 2019

One of our sharing parishes, St. Sabina, led by Fr. Michael Pfleger,is organizing a Silent Peace March, in honor of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr..

Join the Silent Peach March while carrying blue lights for peace.

When: Tuesday, January 15, 2019

Time: 6:00 PM 

For details, please see Silent Peace March in... Read More...

Posted on: Thu, Jan. 10, 2019

Volunteer Opportunity 

Feed the Homeless We will be feeding the homeless who visit the Des Plaines Catholic Charities campus on Thursday, January 17th. We need volunteers to serve the meal and donors to fund this effort. Contact Kathy Quinn, khquinn1944@comcast.net for more information. 

 

 

Posted on: Fri, Nov. 9, 2018

Calling All O.L.P.H. High School Basketball Players…
Catholic Youth Organization Basketball Teams Are Forming. If you are interested in receiving information on CYO basketball, use the contact form below. 

General Information: 

  • Practice begins the first week of November.
  • Games begin early December and continue through mid-February.
  • Practices are held at the Playdium on Tuesday and Wednesday nights.
  • Games are played at Maryville or at the... Read More...
Posted on: Mon, Oct. 29, 2018

The purpose of this newsletter is to provide specialized information to Religious Education families in an effort to develop a strong relationship with parents as we work together in the religious formation of your children. 
November Newsletter

December... Read More...

Posted on: Mon, Oct. 22, 2018

Please remember to bring your baby bottle filled with spare change to church Sunday, October 28.

During the month of October, the Respect Life Ministry is participating in a Baby Bottle Project benefiting The Women’s Center’s of Greater Chicagoland and Aid for Women. These non-profit organizations directly assist mothers and families experiencing crisis pregnancies by offering emotional, financial, material, and spiritual support through counseling, clothing &... Read More...

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