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Corpus Christi Procession

St. Cecilia (St. Louis) | May 22 2024

St Cecila Catholic Church will have its annual Corpus Christi procession through the neighborhood on June 2nd after the 11am Mass. Everyone is invited. 5418 Louisiana Ave - St. Louis, MO 63111


Catholic Family Conversations

Cathedral Basilica of Saint Louis | May 22 2024

Young Adults - couples, parents, singles--are invited to gather to share their experiences and dreams as Catholics in parish, ministry participation and family life to listen for the Spirit's Movement in our Church.


Sam Briscoe Basketball Camps

St. Cletus (St. Charles) | May 21 2024

My name is Sam Briscoe, I am the Head Varsity Basketball Coach at CBC High School here in St. Louis, MO. I am hosting summer basketball camps in June and July at CBC High School for boys and girls grades 3rd-8th. All skill levels are welcome!


Pack the Pool

Other | May 20 2024

Help The Care Service make sure kids have enough to eat this summer. Stop by on June 7 & 8 to help fill a pool on our parking lot with kid-friendly meals and snacks. Our goal is to Pack the Pool and fill our food pantry shelves for the summer. Tickets for PACK THE POOL SWIM PARTY on June 7th at Wapelhorst Pool are on sale now. To learn more or purchase tickets visit www.jacares.org/events/. Volunteers are needed for both days, to volunteer email [email protected].


Job Posting: Level I Catechist

Holy Infant (Ballwin) | May 17 2024

Opening for Level I Catechist - St. John Paul II South Preparatory School Hours: 8:40am-10:00am Mondays and Thursdays during the 2024-2025 schoolyear. Pay: $35/session stipend. Contact: Natalie Bergida, Director of CGS, [email protected] https://jpiisouthcampus.org/


Explore SLUH!

St. Gerard Majella (Kirkwood) | May 16 2024

SLUH's 8th Grade Shadow Visit Registration opens August 1st. Register at https://www.sluh.org/admissions/shadow-sluh. SLUH's Open House and Backer Memorial Centennial Celebration Saturday, September 28, 2024 11:00-3:00 Enjoy a tour with a student ambassador, and check out all that SLUH has to offer!


30 Prayer Days for Life to Defeat Missouri Abortion Ballot Initiative, May 13-June13

Other | May 16 2024

On May 3, pro-abortion supporters turned in signatures to attempt to insert abortion into the Missouri state constitution on the fall 2024 ballot. Committed to saving preborn children and protecting Missouri women, the Archdiocese of St. Louis invites Catholics and other pro-life advocates to unite in prayer before our Eucharistic Lord to defeat these efforts while the signatures are being reviewed. During 30 Prayer Days for Life, individuals, families, groups, schools, and parishes are invited to: 1. Choose a day to pray. 2. Sign up online at bit.ly/90DaysForLife-2024 3. Pray before Jesus in the Blessed Sacrament, through our Blessed Mother’s intercession, specifically for this intention on your scheduled day. For additional information, contact the Respect Life Apostolate: [email protected] or: https://www.archstl.org/respect-life-apostolate/programs/public-policy


Vox Una Youth Chorale Spring Concert

Cathedral Basilica of Saint Louis | May 15 2024

Come support talented high school singers as they close out Vox Una Youth Chorale's inaugural season. Comprised of singers from St. Louis' single-gender Catholic high schools, the choir will perform works ranging from the Renaissance to today. June 2 at 2pm at Mary Queen of Peace parish. Visit voxuna.org to purchase tickets and learn more.


Announcing Auditions for Vox Una Youth Chorale

Cathedral Basilica of Saint Louis | May 15 2024

Singers enrolled in single-gender high school choral programs are invited to audition for the region's premiere high school SATB choir, under the direction of Addie Akin. An Artist in Residence at the Cathedral Basilica, Vox Una Youth Chorale promotes choral music at the highest level, giving young singers the opportunity to sing collegiate-level repertoire with other dedicated and talented singers. Contact Addie Akin at [email protected] for more information.


Married Couple's Retreat: July 12-14, 2024

Other | May 13 2024

All married couples – whether married one day, one hundred years, or anywhere in between – are invited to attend the 3rd annual married couple’s retreat here at the Marianist Retreat and Conference Center the weekend of July 12 – 14, 2024. We will offer large group presentations, opportunities for small group discussion, chances to chat one-on-one your spouse, communal prayer experiences, time for private prayer and recreation, prayer ministry with our retreat leaders, the Sacrament of Reconciliation, Adoration, and Mass. Attendance at all sessions is optional; please allow the Spirit to lead you! We will also conclude each evening with some social time for those who are interested. Our retreat leaders for the weekend are Barb & Larry Kendrick, Rachel & David Leininger, and Lisa & Paul Masek. For more information or to register, please go to https://marianistretreat.com/events/marriage-retreat-2024/


ITEST Webinar - “Abortion Pill Reversal: Truth or Fiction?”

Other | May 10 2024

Register now for the June 8 ITEST webinar, “Abortion Pill Reversal: Truth or Fiction?” Stephen Sammut, PhD will present “Abortion Pill Reversal: Preclinical Evidence.” Stacy Trasancos, PhD will present “From Blue Jeans to Vaccines: The Conscience of an Abortifacient World.” Learn more and register at https://faithscience.org/abortion-pill-reversal/.


A Retreat for Educators

Other | May 08 2024

I think we would all agree that educators need some love and renewal! All educators are welcome to our annual Educator CPR (Come, Pray, Recharge!) Retreat which will be held at the beautiful Marianist Retreat and Conference Center on Thursday and Friday, August 1 & 2, 2024. For this retreat, our guest presenter is Father Joe Kempf, the talented and inspirational priest currently stationed at Most Sacred Heart Parish in Eureka, MO. Father Joe will be with us through lunch on Thursday, and the remainder of the retreat will be brought to you by our retreat center staff members. Single Day Option: Wednesday from 8:30 AM — 4:30 PM (includes snacks, lunch, and all-day coffee service) – $70 Overnight Option: Wednesday from 8:30 AM — Thursday at 10:30 AM (includes snacks, three meals, evening social, overnight accommodations, and a Thursday morning prayer experience) – $150 For more information or to register go to - https://marianistretreat.com/events/educator-retreat-august-2024/


Catholic Family Conversations

Cathedral Basilica of Saint Louis | May 08 2024

Young couples and singles are invited to join the Office of Family life for a listening session. In this conversation, we'll discuss experiences of the Church in your life and how the Holy Spirit might be moving in the Domestic Church of St. Louis. Please register at archstl.org/family-focus.


Archdiocesan Pro-Life Mass and Rosary Saturday May 18th

Other | May 06 2024

Since 2000, the Respect Life Apostolate has held a Pro-Life Mass & Rosary on the 3rd Saturday morning of every month. We have gathered as a Catholic, pro-life community to pray for the preborn, pregnant mothers, those wounded by abortion, and a greater respect for all human life. Join us for this month's Mass & Rosary: May 18th at St. Elizabeth Ann Seton (St. Charles) at 8:15 a.m. The Rosary will be said prior to Mass.


Annual Breast Cancer Healing Mass June 8

Other | May 06 2024

A special Mass will be celebrated to honor and extend healing to all who have been affected by breast cancer on June 8, 2024 at 9:30 a.m. at St. Mary Magdalen in Brentwood. Survivors and patients as well as family members and friends are welcome. The Mass will offer those in attendance the opportunity to join their sufferings with Christ as we pray for the peace and healing of all. Msgr. Timothy Cronin, pastor of St. Mary Magdalen, will be the celebrant and a reception will be held immediately following Mass. An opportunity to make a donation to the John Paul II Medial Research Institute will be available. For more information: • Call the parish at 314-961-8400 • Email [email protected]


Hearts of Mary: a retreat for mothers and daughters

Other | May 06 2024

On Saturday, June 15, 2024 from 9 am - 5 pm the Marianist Retreat and Conference Center is offering a one-day retreat for designed to help mothers (biological and spiritual) and their daughters (biological and spiritual) to explore how to apply the love and virtues of Mary and Marianist spirituality to our modern day lives. Mothers, grandmothers, aunts, godmothers, foster mothers, etc. – any and all women who have assumed a mothering role – are invited, along with their “daughters” to attend this event. There are no age restrictions; we only ask that daughters be at least 7 years old. For more information or to register, go to https://marianistretreat.com/events/hearts-of-mary-a-retreat-for-moms-and-daughters


Seeds of Hope outdoor prayer service

Other | May 06 2024

Join the Franciscan Sisters of Our Lady of Perpetual Help for a prayer service in Kirkwood Park on Wednesday, May 22 at 6:30 pm. During Laudato Si’ Week (May 19 -26) we celebrate Seeds of Hope as we commemorate the ninth anniversary of Pope Francis’ encyclical Laudato Si’. We will gather at Walker Lake Parking lot. Register at www.fsolph.org/events/ (We do ask that you please sign up with all contact information, so that we can text you easily in case of inclement weather. This also allows us to send you an email reminder one day and one hour before the event.) Enter Kirkwood Park from Geyer Road or Monroe Avenue for easiest access. See the red star on the map for our intended gathering location. The area we will be using is wheelchair accessible and only a short distance from the parking lot. All are welcome. This event is free and sponsored by the Franciscan Sisters of Our Lady of Perpetual Help through their Franciscans For Earth movement outreach.


Trivia Night & Silent Auction

Sts. Peter and Paul Church (St. Louis) | May 06 2024

Sts. Peter & Paul Church in Soulard will hold a Trivia Night, Silent Auction & Raffle at 7 p.m., Friday, June 7 at The Franklin of Soulard, 816 Allen Avenue, St. Louis, MO 63104. The event benefits the ministries of Sts. Peter & Paul, including the Meals Program to serve the hungry and homeless poor of south St. Louis. Individual seats are $25 per person and may be purchased by texting or calling Rachel at 314-556-1811; tables of 10 may be reserved at http://bidpal.net/sspp2024trivia. A $1,300.00 Kamado Joe Classic Joe II ceramic grill will be raffled off; tickets available at https://one.bidpal.net/sspp2024trivia/browse/featured(details:item/2) This event is part of our 175th Anniversary celebration. Trivia Night theme will be Through the Years. We hope to see you there. Please drag the image to the left to your desktop to save.


Run For Life And Learning Benefiting Birthright Counseling St. Louis

Other | April 25 2024

Join us at Creve Coeur Lake on June 1 for a chip-timed 6K Run/Walk, 1 Mile Fun Walk/Run, and ¼ Mile Kids Run with FREDBIRD®. Register or donate at runsignup.com/run4lifeandlearning. Proceeds enable women who are financially stressed by an unplanned pregnancy to continue their education and secure better lives for themselves and their families. For sponsorship opportunities, email [email protected].


Now Hiring!

Other | April 18 2024

LOOKING FOR AN EXPERIENCE OF A LIFETIME? As a Totus Tuus Missionary, you'll be an authentic witness of Christ's love, teach the Catholic faith, and grow in leadership. The Office of Youth Ministry needs 5 more enthusiastic young adults (19-24) to serve as summer missionaries with the Totus Tuus program! This program trains the missionaries and send them out in teams of 4 to lead catechetical programming for youth each week of the summer around the Archdiocese of St. Louis.


The Society of St. Vincent de Paul 11th Annual Marty Bligh North District Golf Tournament

St. Norbert Parish (Florissant) | April 16 2024

When: Friday June 14th Where: Florissant Golf Club, 50 Country Club Lane, Florissant, MO 63033 Time: Check-in begins at 8:00 a.m.; Shotgun start at 9:00 a.m. Cost: $125.00 per person – 4-person scramble ($500.00 per team) Includes: mulligan, Skins, green fees & carts * Participation Gift, *Grab n Go Breakfast & the Best Bloody-Mary Bar, * Refreshments & Lunch, * After Round: Meal (Mann Meats), Awards, and fellowship Benefits: All Proceeds support the North District SVDP serving Neighbors in Need within the 120 square miles of North St. Louis City and County. Sponsor: Gold: $500.00 Silver: $250.00 Hole: $100.00 or Other Donation - As a sponsor you get VISIBILITY FOR YOUR ORGANIZATION: You get your name on hole sponsor signage and Gold and Silver sponsors have additional signage displayed in the ClubHouse Shotgun Starting Area. All sponsors and donors are named in the Tournament Program. Contact/Questions: [email protected]; Doug Oberlin 314-369-1147 or Gene Meyer 314-684-9812


Three-Part Series on the Marianist Founders (May 1, 8, and 15 of 2024)

Other | April 16 2024

On each of the first three Wednesdays in May of 2024, the Marianist Retreat and Conference Center will be offering a series on the founders of the Marianist and what they have to say to us today. Our speakers will be Fr. George Cerniglia (May 1 on William Joseph Chaminade), Br. Jesse O'Neill (May 8 on Blessed Adele) and Fr. Sean Downing (May 15 on Marie Therese). Each evening's program will last from 7 pm - 8:30 pm. Admission is free and all are welcome. No RSVP's required!


Fr. Scheid Auditions for The Music Man

Other | April 16 2024

Fr. Scheid Auditions for The Music Man! All ages are invited, families and clergy welcome! All who audition are guaranteed a spot in the show.


Care Service Bingo Fun Night on May 13

Sts. Joachim and Ann (St. Charles) | April 16 2024

You could be the lucky winner yelling “Bingo!” Join The Care Service for another night of fun and games on Monday, May 13 at 6pm at Chicken N Pickle. Bring your friends and enjoy several rounds of bingo for some fun prizes! There is limited seating available, so to guarantee your spot at this event, get your tickets today on our website at jacares.org/events. We will also sell tickets at the door, but only to the limited capacity. Check out our website and save the dates for our other upcoming fun events!


Spring 2024 Archdiocesan Pro-Life Mass & Rosary Dates

Other | April 08 2024

Since 2000, the Respect Life Apostolate has held a Pro-Life Mass & Rosary on third Saturdays every month at the Cathedral Basilica of St. Louis. We have gathered as a Catholic, pro-life community to pray for the preborn, pregnant mothers, those wounded by abortion, and a greater respect for all human life. Going forward, in addition to the Cathedral, the monthly Mass will also be held at different host parishes throughout the Archdiocese. Here is the spring 2024 schedule: • April 20, Incarnate Word (Chesterfield), 8:30 a.m. (Western Vicariate) • May 18, St. Elizabeth Ann Seton (St. Charles), 8:15 a.m. (Rosary said prior to Mass) (Western Vicariate) • June 15: St. Ambrose (St. Louis City), 8 a.m. (Northern Vicariate)


Abortion Healing Ministry to Hold Day of Hope & Healing for Women, Saturday, May 18

Other | April 08 2024

The Abortion Healing Ministry (AHM) of the Archdiocese of St. Louis has an upcoming opportunity for healing for women wounded by abortion. During the Project Rachel Day of Hope & Healing on Saturday, May 18, women will encounter the merciful love of Jesus as they start or continue their healing journey. The $20 cost covers breakfast, lunch, and materials for the retreat held in a peaceful, prayerful setting in the St. Louis area; the exact location will be shared at registration. For more details or to sign up, contact 314.792.7565 or [email protected]. All inquiries and information are confidential.


Naming & Commendation Rite to be Held at Church of the Magdalen (St. Louis City), May 11

Other | April 08 2024

Rite of Naming & Commendation will take place at the Church of the Magdalen (4924 Bancroft Ave, St. Louis, MO 63109) on Saturday, May 11 at 10 a.m. which includes Mass. Developed by the Archdiocese of St. Louis to meet the needs of families whose child died before birth for any reason, the rite is open to parents and families of any religious background, whether their preborn loss was recent or long ago. Naming & Commendation gives them an opportunity to name the child, bring peaceful closure to great loss, and unite with our merciful God. For details, call 314.352.2111.


SSND Summer Service Week

Other | February 28 2024

Women ages 18-45 are invited to experience a week in community and service with School Sisters of Notre Dame from July 14-20, 2024, at Whole Kids Outreach in Ellington, Missouri. Learn more and register by May 31 at ssnd.org/events/ssw24/.