Welcome to Historic St. Patrick Catholic Church

Celebrating 125 Years (1893-2018)

We welcome everyone into an intimate community, we joyfully and prayerfully celebrate the Eucharist and the other sacraments, and we live the mission of Jesus.

We are located at 1209 West Locust Street, Bloomington, Illinois. Click the address for map and directions.

Please fell free to contact us at 309.829.1355.

 Historic St. Patrick

Masses Times:
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday 5:30 p.m.
Wednesday 12:05 p.m.
First Friday 5:30 p.m.
Saturday 8:00 a.m. and  5:00 p.m.
Sunday 8:00 a.m. and  4:00 p.m.

Eucharistic Adoration:
First Friday 4:15 p.m., Saturday 4:00 p.m.

Sacrament of Reconciliation: also by appointment
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday 5:00 - 5:15 p.m.
First Friday 4:15 p.m.– 5:15 p.m.
Saturday 4:00 p.m.- 4:45 p.m.

Office Hours
Monday 10 a.m. - 12 noon
Tuesday- Thursday 10:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Friday 9 a.m. - 12 noon

Father Stirniman's Homily - 22nd Sunday in Ordinary Time 9/2/2018
"Purification" - in the Gospel reading from Mark, chapter 7...and what's happening currently in the Church.
Download here - September 2, 2018

Fall Wiener Roast
Friday, October 26th from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m.

We will be outside at St. Patrick's if weather permits. Otherwise we will be in the Parish Hall. We will be serving Hot Dogs, Baked Beans, Chips, Marshmallows and Drinks.
There is no cost, but donations are appreciated.

Historic St. Patrick 125 years

Click Here to view a Sampling of Photos from our special Day!

Historic St. Patrick T-Shirts

T-shirts are available for purchase at the Parish Office for $12. If you have any questions, please call the Parish Office at 309.829.1355.

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Come Join us for an amazing journey as we encounter the Holy Spirit in a fresh new way!

These new 4-week EQUIP Groups will consist of 10 members each

and focus on learning more about and experiencing the

'The Wild Goose', an ancient celtic term for the Holy Spirit.

Option 1: Monday Evening Oct 29th, Nov 5th, 12th and 19th from 6:30-8:15pm

at Historic St Patrick Parish Hall (click here to register)

Option 2: Tuesday Morning Oct 30th, Nov 6th, 13th, and 2oth from 8:45-10:30am

at Holy Trinity Parish Center (click here to register)

Youth Group

It is that time of the year - the start of Youth Group! We have an exciting schedule planned this year.
Our next meeting is Sunday, October 14 at the St. Pat’s Parish Hall from 6:00 to 8:00 pm. We will provide the meal and snack to kick-off the year. If your teen would like to bring a friend, please have them extend the invitation.

All teens are invited!
We will be using Sign-up Genius to sign up for our meals this year. There are only 11 meals to sign-up for the whole year! We ask that you prayerfully consider signing up for these slots. The meals can be simple - a pasta dinner with a simple dessert, mac and cheese, hot dogs, sloppy joe's. There are two slots available for each date - a meal and a snack/dessert. Thank you for those parents who signed up for multiple nights last year!

We also have our annual registration form that we need you to complete.
For more information, Contact Rich Kato @ rwkato@att.net or online at either of the Parish Websites!

  Please join us at Historic St. Patrick

 Latin Rosary

Saturdays prior to the 8 a.m. mass (7:15 a.m.)
Sunday, October 21, 5 pm
Friday, November 2, 12 Noon

Women’s Holy Hour at Historic St. Patrick

All are welcome at the Women’s Holy Hour at 8:00 pm on the 4th Monday of each month at Historic St. Patrick Church. We pray for suffering children and youth throughout our world. Prayer sheets provided.

Our next Holy Hour is Oct. 22 at 8 pm.

Prayers for Priests, Seminarians and Vocations

Mark your calendar for October 14, 2018.  That is the next date for our Prayers for Priests.  At 3 p.m. Prayers for Priests will be offered.  We will say a Rosary and the Chaplet of Divine Mercy and a collection of specific prayers priests and vocations. Think of all that Jesus has done for us, especially the gift of our priests.  You prayers make all the difference!

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