This page has a list of recently published news and announcements.

Posted on: Fri, Apr. 13, 2018

During Holy Week, parishioners Bob and Penny Pirsein represented Our Lady of Perpetual Help at the Chrism Mass at Holy Name Cathedral. It is a beautiful liturgy in which the Cardinal consecrates the oils that will be used to anoint the sick, the catechumens, the newly confirmed, the newly baptized and newly ordained priests and bishops. It is the one time a year that a priest should concelebrate with their bishop. At the Chrism Mass the priests renew the promises they made at their... Read More...

Posted on: Fri, Apr. 13, 2018

Every April, OLPH parish seeks to fill the vacancies of the OLPH School Advisory Board members whose terms expire in May. This year the vacancies included three parent members and one non-parent member (a parishioner with no child(ren) enrolled in OL School). Occasionally, as is the case this year, an election is not necessary. Three candidates applied for the parent member positions.

The Board is seeking a non-parent member. For more information, please contact Board Members:

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Posted on: Thu, Apr. 12, 2018

Totus Tuus is returning to Our Lady of Perpetual Help in June 2018. Totus Tuus is a week-long summer catechetical program for  Catholic youth in grades 1 - 12.

June 2018 Dates

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Posted on: Fri, Apr. 6, 2018

Ministry Service Sundays

The Gospels read at Mass the six Sundays between Easter and Pentecost are taken from the Acts of the Apostles.  We can learn much today from the early church about community and service.  The early Christians took care of one another, looked out for one another, and took to heart the command of Jesus to love one another.

Let’s celebrate these Easter Sundays by celebrating ministry work. Listed below is a different service project for each week. Please... Read More...

Posted on: Fri, Mar. 30, 2018

The Knights of Columbus, Father Dussman Council, is holding its annual membership drive on April 7 & 8. This is an opportunity to learn about the good works of the Knights of Columbus and the advantages of membership in the largest catholic fraternal organization world-wide. In addition to the speaker at Mass, there will be members in the vestibule to answer questions.

We proudly announce our Semi-Annual Open House to be held Wednesday, April 11 at 7:30 pm in Hickey Hall, located... Read More...

Posted on: Wed, Mar. 28, 2018

Thanks to the overwhelming generosity of OLPH parishioners and the Glenview community, last month’s Diaper Drive, sponsored by Guild 35 of the Women’s Club, was a terrific success!

With nearly 1 in 3 families struggling to provide clean diapers for their babies, these donations make a huge difference in the community! Diapers donated through the drive will benefit families through the Sharing Room, our four Sharing parishes, Catholic Charities, Maryville's Crisis Nursery, an outreach... Read More...

Posted on: Tue, Mar. 27, 2018
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Posted on: Mon, Mar. 26, 2018

The Parish Pastoral Council (PPC) of Our Lady of Perpetual Help is the central coordinating group of the Parish, serving in an advisory role to the Pastor. The PPC is responsible for visioning, long-range planning, and policy decisions of the Parish. The PPC consists of fifteen parishioners who are selected from the parish at large and serve three-year, staggered terms. Each spring, the PPC seeks to fill open positions. If you are interested in learning more about the PPC or would like to be... Read More...

Posted on: Thu, Mar. 22, 2018

Holy Thursday, March 29

  • Morning Prayer 8:30 am
  • Evening Mass of The Lord’s Supper 7:00 pm - Festival Choir
  • Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament until Midnight
  • Night Prayer 11:30 pm Lady Chapel

Good Friday, March 30

  • Morning Prayer 8:30 am
  • Stations of the Cross 12:00 pm
  • Solemn Liturgy of the Lord’s Passion and Death 3:00 pm - Schola Cantorum
  • Solemn Liturgy of the Lord’s... Read More...
Posted on: Wed, Mar. 21, 2018

Nothing the Church does in her liturgy is without meaning. The sights, the sounds and even the smells of sacred worship collectively immerse us in something deeper – they draw us, through the avenues of our bodily senses, into a world where our internal attitudes and spiritual dispositions become tangible in the external language of sign and symbol.

During Advent, our longing sighs for the light of the world found expression in a liturgy that was dark and muted. At Christmas, we... Read More...

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