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EASTER WEEKEND LOCAL MASS INFO

LIST INCLUDES MASSES ALL OF WHICH CAN BE ATTENDED IN PERSON.  SOME CAN ALSO BE LIVE-STREAMED.  THIS LIST IS FOR HOLY THURSDAY MASS , GOOD FRIDAY SERVICE,

EASTER VIGIL MASS ON SATURDAY & EASTER MASS ON SUNDAY

TO WATCH MASS FROM HOME:  WATCH IT STREAMED LIVE OR WATCH IT LATER.  TRY CLICKING "NOT NOW" IF FACEBOOK ASKS YOU TO LOGIN.  If we know, we will mention yes or no for WHETHER you need to RSVP in order to attend, but our reesarch hasn't turned up that info for every church.

Our list include Catholic churches in more than 6 counties: McLean, Livingston, Logan, DeWitt, Woodford, Ford and even northwestern portion of Champaign County and southern LaSalle County.  If no county is listed down in our list, that means by default that the city listed is in McLean County. 

For Spanish Mass, scroll down to Bloomington-St. Mary's, Streator's St. Michael or Rantoul's St. Malachy.

ATLANTA  (Logan County)

ST. MARY: 808 NW Pearl Street

Sunday: 8:30AM      No other Masses this Thursday-Sunday.

If you are not attending Mass in Atlanta, feel free to scroll down to Lincoln heading for info on Masses your parish priests are streaming from Lincoln.

The bulletin does NOT mention any requirements to RSVP ahead of time.

BENSON (Woodford County)

ST. JOHN:  209 Jefferson Street

Thursday: none     Friday: 5PM    Saturday: none     Sunday: 8AM

If you aren't coming, feel free to stream Mass from your parish priest Father Rayson's other parish St. Mary's El Paso Saturday at 7:30PM on  https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCYLiz4F0SY7qcYSRVjtx0JQ

BLOOMINGTON-NORMAL

EPIPHANY: 1000 E. College Avenue

Thursday: 5:30PM  Friday: 5:30PM  Saturday: 7:30PM  Sunday: 7:30AM    9:30AM   11:30AM

All of the above Masses are livestreamed:  https://www.facebook.com/EpiphanyCatholicChurchNormal.il

You only need to RSVP for Saturday & Sunday.  Sunday's RSVPs are nearly full, but Saturday has openings 

RSVP is done here: https://epiphanycatholicchurch5.flocknote.com/signup/45649

HOLY TRINITY:  711 N. Main Street 

Thursday: 7:30PM   Friday: 3:30PM   Saturday: 7:30PM   Sunday: 10AM  12PM

YOUTUBE CHANNEL: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCaiW9jK6oVDdeXKRxHYOaJA

They do NOT do reservations or RSVP before coming. 

OSF ST. JOSEPH MEDICAL CENTER CHAPEL: 2200 E. Washington Street

During the pandemic, Hospital Mass is not open for townspeople to come to the hospital just for Mass.

ST. JOHN PAUL II NEWMAN CENTER:  501 S. Main Street

Sunday: 12PM

ST. MARY:  527 W. Jackson Street

Thursday: 7PM     Friday: 3PM    Saturday: 7:30PM     Sunday: 9AM 11AM 1PM (SPANISH ONLY)   

Masses are all inside.  They do NOT do reservations or RSVP before coming.  Here are the links that each Mass will stream at.  All Masses typically stream on youtube:     https://www.youtube.com/user/gdegory

ST. PATRICK CHURCH OF MERNA (in Bloomington):  1001N. Towanda Barnes Road

Thursday: 7PM  Friday: 3PM  Saturday: 7:30PM  Sunday:  7AM  9AM   11AM

They do NOT do reservations or  RSVP before coming. 

Stream at: https://www.facebook.com/stpatrickmerna/  

or https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC5LD661cnTl63vJ7QodxXOw/featured

ST. PATRICK  a.k.a. “HISTORIC" St. Patrick’s Church:  1209 W. Locust Street

Thursday: 8PM  Friday: 3PM  Saturday: NONE   Sunday:  8AM   10AM 

They do NOT do reservations or RSVP before coming.

Youtube channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCaiW9jK6oVDdeXKRxHYOaJA

CAMPUS, IL (Livingston County)

SACRED HEART: 205 Elm Street

Sunday: 9:30AM  This church is closed the rest of the year, but is open on special occasions.

CHATSWORTH (Livingston County)

ST. PETER & PAUL:  406 N. Fifth Street

Thursday: 7PM    Friday: 6:30PM    Saturday: 7:30PM  Sunday: 10AM

The bulletin does NOT mention any requirements to RSVP ahead of time.

CHENOA

 

ST. JOSEPH:  225 W. Owsley

Thursday: 7PM     Friday: 7PM  Saturday: 7:30PM  Sunday: 11AM

The bulletin does NOT mention any requirements to RSVP ahead of time.

 

CLINTON (DeWitt County)

ST. JOHN:  502 North Monroe Street

Thursday: 7PM   Friday: 3PM   Saturday: NONE   Sunday: 8:30AM

 

DOWNS

ST. MARY: 108 E. Washington Street

Thursday: NONE   Friday: 5:30PM  Saturday: NONE  Sunday: 9AM   11AM

Reservations are required.  Go to stmarysdowns.org/returning-to-Mass

If you are not attending Mass here, feel free to stream Mass from your parish priests at St. Patrick Chruch of Merna.Mass times & website are listed above under Bloomington-Normal=-St. Patrick Merna heading

DWIGHT (Livingston County & partially in Grundy County)

 

ST. PATRICK: 100 W. Mazon Avenue

Thursday: none  Friday: 7:30PM tenebrae    Saturday: 8PM  Sunday: 10:30AM

ELKHART  (Logan County)

 

ST. PATRICK:  213 S. Bogardus Street

Sunday:  8AM   No other Mass this weekend here.

If you are not attending Mass here, feel free to scroll down to Lincoln heading for info on Masses your parish priests are streaming from Lincoln.

The bulletin does NOT mention any requirements to RSVP ahead of time.

 

EL PASO (Woodford and McLean County)

ST. MARY:  79 W. Third Street

Thursday: 7PM  Friday: 3PM  Saturday: 7:30PM   Sunday: 6:30AM  10AM 

Saturday's Mass will be livestreamed at https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCYLiz4F0SY7qcYSRVjtx0JQ

 

EUREKA (Woodford County)

ST. LUKE: 904 E. Reagan Drive

Thursday: 6PM  Friday: NONE  Saturday: 8PM  Sunday: 8AM

Masses are typically livestreamed.Go to www.stsjlj.com 

or visit youtube channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCCBgkChdeBqzwJwXQ0ddq1A            

 

FAIRBURY (Livingston County)

ST. ANDREW:  110 E. Ash Street

They request that only actual parishioners attend Mass because they are limited to 25% of their capacity.

 

FARMER CITY:  (DeWitt County)

SACRED HEART:  612 N. Plum Street

Thursday: NONE  Friday: 6PM  Saturday: 7:15PM  Sunday: 10:30AM

FLANAGAN (Livingston County)

ST. JOSEPH:  313 S Main St

Thursday: none  Friday: 4PM  Saturday: none   Sunday: 8AM

The bulletin does NOT mention any requirements to RSVP ahead of time.

 

GERMANTOWN HILLS (Woodford County)

ST. MARY OF LOURDES:  424 Lourdes Church Road  

Thursday: 6:30PM    Friday: 3PM   Saturday: 7:30PM   Sunday: 8AM  1030AM

Typically, Masses stream at:  www.youtube.com/channel/UCbqf6FkSwdNIbzHEmq32s8Q/featured 

    

GIBSON CITY (Ford County)

OUR LADY OF LOURDES (Diocese of Joliet):  534 N. Wood St

Thursday: 5:30PM  Friday: 7PM  Saturday: 7:30PM   Sunday:  8AM  10AM

https://www.facebook.com/ololgc.org/    or

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCS8W6csN6Exi0NFAqmkyNxw/videos

 

GRAND RIDGE (LaSalle County)

ST. MARY: 2098 Joe Hettel Road

Thursday: none  Friday: 3PM  Saturday: none  Sunday: 10:30AM

LEXINGTON

ST. MARY: 201 N. Lee Street

Thursday: none     Friday: 5:30PM    Saturday: none    Sunday: 9AM

The bulletin does NOT mention any requirements to RSVP ahead of time.

 

LINCOLN  (Logan County)

HOLY FAMILY:  316 S. Logan Street

Thursday: 7PM    Friday: 7PM     Saturday: 7PM    Sunday:  10AM     All of these are livestreamed.

Go to www.logancountycatholic.org/     Scroll down & to the left you'll see a play button for the most recent Mass videos.  Otherwise, go to:  https://www.facebook.com/LoganCountyCatholic/

The bulletin does NOT mention any requirements to RSVP ahead of time.

LODA (Iroquois County)

 

ST. JOSEPH (Diocese of Joliet):  312 N. Hickory Street

Sunday:  8AM      No other Mass.

 

LOSTANT (LaSalle County)

ST. JOHN:  301 S. Sheridan 

Sunday: 8AM

 

MAHOMET  (Champaign County)

OUR LADY OF THE LAKE:  501 W. State Street

Thursday: 6:30PM     Friday: 6:30PM     Saturday: 7PM     Sunday: 8AM   11AM

Mass is either streamed live or recorded and then afterward posted online at: ololcatholic.org and www.youtube.com/channel/UCk5I4r4rZxnNKLqC5YUXN6Q

 

METAMORA (Woodford County)

 

ST. MARY:  415 W. Chatham

Thursday: 7PM     Friday: 3PM     Saturday: 7:30PM     Sunday:  7:30AM   9:30AM

MINONK (Woodford County)

ST. PATRICK:  420 E. Sixth Street

Thursday: none     Friday: 3PM     Saturday: none     Sunday: 9:30AM

MT. PULASKI (Logan County)

ST. THOMAS AQUINAS:  321 S. Lafayette St

Sunday: 10AM    No other Mass is streamed.

If you are not attending Mass here, feel free to scroll down to Lincoln heading for info on Masses your parish priests are streaming from Lincoln.

The bulletin does NOT mention any requirements to RSVP ahead of time.

NORMAL (See additional Mass Times for the twin cities above alphabetized as Bloomington-Normal)

 

EPIPHANY: 1000 E. College Avenue

Thursday: 5:30PM  Friday: 5:30PM  Saturday: 7:30PM  Sunday: 7:30AM    9:30AM   11:30AM 

All of the above Masses are livestreamed.

You only need to RSVP for Saturday & Sunday.  Sunday's RSVPs are nearly full, but Saturday has openings 

RSVP: https://epiphanycatholicchurch5.flocknote.com/signup/45649

Mass streams at: https://www.facebook.com/EpiphanyCatholicChurchNormal.il

ST. JOHN PAUL II NEWMAN CENTER:  501 S. Main Street

Sunday:  12PM  Typically this is the only Mass Thursday thru Sunday of Holy Week.

ODELL (Livingston County)

ST. PAUL:  200 S. West Street

Thursday: 6PM      Friday: 3:15PM Passion with veneration of Christ     Saturday: none     Sunday: 8AM

PAXTON (Ford County)

 

ST. MARY (Diocese of Joliet):  407 W. Pells Street

Thursday: 7:30PM    Friday: 5:30PM     Saturday: 7:30PM     Sunday: 9:30AM

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCT3LGaI6Fgk49AwpdNqZZ5w

PIPER CITY (Ford County)

St. Peter Church: (Diocese of Joliet):  212 N Pine St.

Thursday: 5PM     Friday: none     Saturday: none     Sunday:  10AM

PONTIAC (Livingston County)

ST. MARY:  119 E. Howard Street

Thursday: 7PM     Friday: 12PM & 5:30PM     Saturday: 8PM     Sunday: 6:30AM 8:30AM 10:30AM

YOUTUBE CHANNEL: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCWgFS9V_zuKnnwpU2DcJ3jA

The bulletin does not mention any requirements to RSVP ahead of time.

OSF ST. JOSEPH HOSPITAL CHAPEL:  2500 W. Reynolds Street

During the pandemic, Hospital Mass is not open to townspeople to come to the hospital just for Mass.

RANSOM (LaSalle County)

 

ST. PATRICK:  110 Wallace Street

Thursday: none     Friday: 5:30PM     Saturday: 8PM     Sunday: 9AM

 

RANTOUL (Champaign County)

ST. MALACHY:  311 E. Grove Avenue

Thursday: 6:30PM     Friday: 6:30 (bilingual)     Saturday: 7:30PM     Sunday: 9:30AM    12PM (SPANISH)

ROANOKE (Woodford County)

ST. JOSEPH:  508 W. Randolph Street

Thursday: NONE     Friday: 12PM     Saturday: NONE     Sunday: 10AM             

ROBERTS (Ford County)

IMMACULATE CONCEPTION (Diocese of Joliet):   202 E. Green St.

No Mass during Easter weeekend.

SEYMOUR (Champaign County)

ST. BONIFACE:  416 County Road 1100 North

Sunday:  7:30AM                   This is the only Mass Easter weekend.

Your parish priests are also doing Masses with the public present at their Champaign parish and are also livestreaming these other Masses Easter morning at 9:30AM and 11:30AM.  Their youtube channel is titled "St. Matthew Virtual Ministry".  The quick link is bit.ly/BeyondthePew

STREATOR (LaSalle County & partially Livingston County)

ST. MICHAEL THE ARCHANGEL: 513 S. Shabbona  Street

Thursday: 7PM     Friday: 3PM     more Mass times on next line.

Saturday: 8:15PM   Sunday (INDOOR): 7AM  9AM  10:30AM-SPANISH    Sunday (outdoor): 8AM 10AM

Each Mass is live streamed EXCEPT THE OUTDOOR ONES.

https://www.youtube.com/c/StMichaeltheArchangelStreatorIL 

STRAWN: (Livingston County)

 

ST. ROSE:  IL-47

They request that only actual parishioners attend Mass because they are limited to 25% of their capacity.

 

THOMASBORO (Champaign County)

ST. ELIZABETH OF HUNGARY: 100 S Church St

Sunday: 7:30AM         No other Mass is listed Easter weekend.

TOLUCA (Marshall County)

ST. ANN:  311 W Santa Fe Ave

Thursday: 7PM     Friday: 6PM     Saturday: none     Sunday: 11AM

TONICA/LENORE (LaSalle County)

ST. PETER/PAUL:  957 N 17th Road

Sunday: 11AM   No other Mass Easter weekend.

WASHBURN (Woodford County)

 

ST. ELIZABETH:  411 E. Parkside Drive

Nothing is listed. 

WAPELLA (DeWitt County)

ST. PATRICK:  
308 S Locust Street

Thursday: 7PM     Friday: 3PM      Saturday: 7:30PM     Sunday: 9AM

https://www.facebook.com/StPatrickWapella/

 

WENONA(Marshall County)

ST. MARY: 207 W. Third Street South

Saturday: 7:30PM     Sunday: 8AM    (No other days)

https://www.facebook.com/St-Marys-Church-Wenona-123940437665382/

Here is a list of priests you probably remember who used to be in Bloomington-Normal, Pontiac, Odell or Lincoln area.  We provided info on how you can stream their Christmas Masses.

 

Father Joe Baker was at St. Mary in Bloomington (2016-2018), Epiphany in Normal (2018-2020) 

Go to: https://www.facebook.com/stpt.andalusia/  Dec. 24: 4PM, 10:30PM & December 25: 10AM OR go to https://www.facebook.com/ambrosemilanillinois  December 24: 4PM, 8PM & December 25: 8AM

Note: Since there is a Mass at 2 churches at 4PM, a 2nd priest will likely be saying 1 of those Masses.

 

Father John Cyr  

Holy Trinity (2006-2008) St. Patrick of Merna & St. Mary’s of Downs (2008-2010) 

Stream these Masses: December 24: 4PM, 7PM  December 25: 9AM

https://www.facebook.com/StarkCatholic/

 

Father Matt Deptula was at Holy Trinity and historic St. Patrick Church-Bloomington  (Spring 2017)

December 24: 2PM, 4PM, 6PM, 8PM December 25: 8AM, 10:30AM

Mass is live streamed at all of those above times at https://www.facebook.com/saintedwardchillicothe/

 

Father Antonio Dittmer was at Illinois State University’s Newman Center (2005-2009)

We do not know at what time they stream Christmas Mass.

https://www.facebook.com/StMarysChurchMoline/

 

Father Patrick Fixsen was at Epiphany in Normal (Summer/Fall 2010)

These Masses are streamed December 24: 4PM  December 25: 9AM  10:30AM    bureaucatholic.org

https://www.facebook.com/Bureau-Catholic-Churches-108251497558940

Father Daniel Gifford was at Epiphany in Normal (2012-2014)

Their website/bulletin doesn’t say which timeslot Christmas Mass will stream.

Videos live stream at: https://m.facebook.com/150yearsinGeneseo

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCEs9Je-Ka10G9pXaAKv0CoQ

Past video: https://www.saintmalachy.org/Home/MassesOnline.aspx

 

​Father Glenn Harris was at Holy Trinity (1992-1993), historic St. Patrick (1996-1999) both in Bloomington, St. Patrick's in Ransom (2000-2001). 

To find his homilies: soundcloud.com/fr-glenn-h-harris/

Father Patrick Henehan was chaplain @ Central Catholic High School-Bloomington (2003-2010) and St. Mary, Downs (2003-2004);  St. Patrick’s Parish-Wapella, (2004-2010)

December 24: 3PM     December 25:12PM

Just click on the link under “Live Streaming Mass” at stjudechurchpeoria.org  or https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCRlCDt5ac_v80FMbSOFCbBw

 

​Father Tim Hepner was vocational director (2015-2020) & lived at and filled in at St. Mary’s in Bloomington & frequently filled in at all college Newman Centers.

December 24: 4PM

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCxVkg0pFa3oqq1_338qhkMg

www.facebook.com/stlouisprinceton

 

Father Tomas Mack was at Holy Family-Lincoln and St. Mary-Atlanta 1997-1998 and at St. Mary-Pontiac 1998-2001 and again 2005-2012 and St. Joseph in Flanagan 2001-2012

All Masses will be streamed.  He and his current assistant share Mass duties at this youtube channel:

December 24: 4:30    7:30PM  10PM   December 25: 8AM

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCYRw-EKJV5SkHBuMQJW4DKA

Father Greg Nelson was at Holy Trinity in Bloomington (1997-2001).  To attend or stream his Mass, scroll to the top to Bloomington St. Mary heading for info.​

 

Father Michael Pica was at St. Patrick-Merna-Bloomington & St. Mary-Downs (2016-2019) and sacramental team for Central Catholic High School in Bloomington (2017-2018). See his current parish’s info under Seymour heading.  He is one of multiple priests serving there.

Father Peter Pilon was @ St. Paul-Odell (about 2006-2010), chaplain @ Central Catholic High School-Bloomington & St. Patrick-Wapella both (2010-2016)

December 24:  3PM, 5PM, 7PM    December 25:  8AM,   10AM (Spanish)

Mass is on Zoom.  To view Masses, click on “Join a Meeting.” https://us02web.zoom.us/j/9138050856?pwd=RzZtRi8xNjJtNHg4dnhNb2MzNzBEUT09#success

If necessary, meeting ID for all liturgies is 913 805 0856 & password is 811195. (Please mute your audio.)​

 

Father Luke Spannagel was at St. Patrick-Merna-Bloomington & St. Mary-Downs (2011-2014)

December 24 at 4:30, 8pm & December 25: 10:30AM

All Christmas Masses are streamed at www.youtube.com/channel/UCihs5syWT-tilPPHy8FUVBg  OR 

www.facebook.com/sacredheartrockisland   OR         https://www.facebook.com/stmaryscatholicri/

Father Jerry Ward was at Holy Trinity in Bloomington (1982-1985), then later St. Patrick, Elkhart, St. Thomas-Mt. Pulaski, St. John- Middletown, & Prison Ministry, Logan Correctional Center, Lincoln, (all 1988-1991) and St. Patrick Church of Merna (1991-2014): 

December 24: 4PM   6PM   10PM     December 25: 9AM

All Masses are livestreamed.  Go to https://bscmorton.org/ and click on live Masses tab on the main menu or go directly to their youtube  channel or also on facebook.

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCEiFYj1qS3dTnzc7UnxOOag/featured

https://www.facebook.com/pg/Blessed-Sacrament-Catholic-Church-Morton-Illinois-1621013384782666/videos/?ref=page_internal

 

"Father John"-Johndamaseni Zilimu was @ Epiphany-Normal 2009-2010 & @ St. Boniface-Seymour 2012-2013

These Masses will stream: December 24: 1PM & 3PM

https://www.facebook.com/StJohnPaulIIKewanee/?__tn__=%2Cd%2CPR&eid=ARDTus7sQ9XFTbfIMOHdRllv4OUJmdTxTQilhgXlV_I5hQf9pI4cqhChl_61uZbIB2AefjuGEckWqiby

 

Father Peter Zorjan was at Bloomington’s historic St. Patrick & ISU’s Newman Center both (2011-2013) also St. Mary’s (Pontiac), St. Paul's Odell, St. Joseph (Flannagan) &St. John's (Cullom) all in (2013-2015). 

Weekend homilies are uploaded at  https://soundcloud.com/father-peter