eucharist“The Body of Christ.  Amen.”

“I am the living bread that came down from heaven; if anyone eats of this bread, he will live forever; he who eats my flesh and drinks my blood has eternal life and abides in me, and I in him.” (John 6:51, 54, 56)

Celebrated at Daily Mass
Daily Mass (Monday – Saturday) 8:30am
Vigil (Saturday) 5:00pm
Sunday Masses 7:30, 9:00, 10:45am & 12:15pm

Home Visit  
Contact: Barry O’Donnell (630) 615-7613
Parishioners are available to visit the homebound and share the Eucharist.

Hospital Visit
Contact: Barry O’Donnell (630) 615-7613
Trained ministers of care visit Catholics at Edward Hospital. These ministers talk, listen, pray and share the Eucharist. Let us know if you or a loved one will be hospitalized.

~Please do not rely on the hospital informing us of your hospital stay~

Nursing Home – Manor Care Health Services  
Contact: Barry O’Donnell (630) 615-7613
Trained ministers of care visit Manor House Nursing home and distribute the Eucharist.

First Eucharist for Children 
Contact: Youth Faith Formation Office – Mark Hoffmeyer (630) 615-7642 or School Office – (630) 615.7634. 2nd Grade Sacrament Schedule 2019-2020

Celebration of First Eucharist is held in the spring of second grade. Students enrolled at St. Raphael School are prepared during regular religion class time. Children not enrolled in the school are prepared through the RE program.

First Eucharist for Adults
Contact: Deacon Kurt Lange (630) 615-7607
Are you a baptized Catholic who seeks to complete your initiation through the sacraments of Reconciliation, Eucharist and Confirmation? If so, the Christian Initiation Ministry for Adults at St. Raphael welcomes you. Learn more about RCIA at St. Raphael.