Upcoming Events

Upcoming Events

The Catechism in a Year Discussion Group

The Catechism in a Year (with Fr. Mike Schmitz) Discussion Group Maybe you’ve only read parts of the Catechism, or maybe you aren’t familiar with this book at all. Regardless of your current knowledge of the Catechism or our faith, this podcast will help you learn more and grow closer to God. The Catechism discusses and explains the teachings of the Catholic Church, a…

Grief Support Group

Grief Support Group – Your Journey from Mourning to Joy GriefShare – 13 Week ProgramLocation: Old St. Mary Parish Office, 835 N Milwaukee StTuesday, March 21–June 20 (No Meeting on April 11)6:00 – 8:00 pm After the funeral, when the cards and flowers have stopped coming, most of the people around you return to their normal lives, but your grief continues, and you…

RCIA – Becoming Catholic

Dorothy Day writes, “The final word is love…To love we must know each other … and we know each other in the breaking of bread, and we are not alone any more…We have all known the long loneliness and we have learned that the only solution is love and that love comes with community.” Despite the many challenges we face today, we believe in the power of love found in…

Lenten Day of Reconciliation

Parishes from around the archdiocese are hosting this year’s Lenten Day of Reconciliation, which will occur on Wednesday, March 29, 2023. Parishes will have different schedules for Reconciliation, and some locations will have Spanish-speaking priests available. Please visit www.archmil.org/pray-reconcile-rejoice for specific times and locations. 

The Catechism in a Year Discussion Group

The Catechism in a Year (with Fr. Mike Schmitz) Discussion Group Maybe you’ve only read parts of the Catechism, or maybe you aren’t familiar with this book at all. Regardless of your current knowledge of the Catechism or our faith, this podcast will help you learn more and grow closer to God. The Catechism discusses and explains the teachings of the Catholic Church, a…

Bacon Dads Group

Dads – We Have a Group For You Too! Bacon Dads was formed as an offshoot of “Beacon Moms.” Join a community of dads from a variety of faith experiences who share the common goal of developing a deeper faith through fellowship, conversation and the occasional beer. The hope is to become better men, husbands and fathers by sharing in each other’s…

Caregivers Support Group

The Caregivers Support Group meets once a month on a Saturday morning from 8:00 – 10:00 am. Caregivers need care too! When we allow others to support us, we will find we can do much more in supporting and encouraging those who are in our care. Please consider joining our Caregivers Support Group and let us help! Please contact Terri Balash, Director of Pastoral…

Fish Fry

Please mark your calendars for a Fish Fry Community Dinner with Catholic East on Friday, March 31, at Good City Brewing, 5:00 – 7:00 pm. Join staff, students, family, friends, and parishioners for an evening of fun, socializing, and community building while enjoying food, beverages and, of course, a fish fry. Even better, 10% of the proceeds will go back to Catholic…

Kinship First Saturday Service

Please join us at Kinship Community Food Center for a fruitful time of service and community, as well as conversation with our neighbors! All are welcome, regardless of parish affiliation, so please bring friends and family! To register or ask questions, please email Sarah Haus, Director of Human Concerns, at shaus@ffpmke.org.

Outdoor Stations of the Cross

The Outdoor Community Stations of the Cross will begin and end at Saints Peter and Paul Church (2490 N Cramer St). Together, we will publicly profess our faith and pray for the needs of the community by walking and praying at different “stations” or locations in the surrounding Eastside neighborhood. All ages are welcome and it is a stroller and wheelchair…