Welcome to St. John - Sacred Heart Parish
A Message From Father Mike
Beginning the weekend of Oct. 10 and 11, Bishop David L. Ricken has reinstated the dispensation from the obligation to attend Sunday Mass in the diocese until further notice. We will continue to celebrate the Mass every weekend and weekday in the Tri-Parish for those who are able to attend and are willing to strictly follow the proper health protocols in place at our Tri-Parish churches. During this time of increased infection, our Tri-Parish will be even more vigilant about following diocesan guidelines to prevent the spread of COVID 19 and allow as many people as is safe to come to Mass without fear of infection per social distancing. The wearing of masks is mandatory at Masses.
Please see Bishop Ricken's Letter and Decree.
TRI-PARISH MASS SCHEDULE
**MASS TIMES AND LOCATIONS FOR OCTOBER, 2020**
Wednesday 8:30 am St. John-Sacred Heart, Sherwood
Thursday 8:00 am St. Mary Help of Christians, Hilbert
Friday 8:30 am St. Mary of the Seven Dolors, Stockbridge*
* Anointing Mass Oct. 2, and thereafter, the First Friday of the Month
Saturday 4:00 pm St. Mary of the Seven Dolors, Stockbridge
Sunday 8:00 am St. John-Sacred Heart, Sherwood
9:30 am St. Mary Help of Christians, Hilbert
11:00 am St. John-Sacred Heart, St. John
Masses are also available at 87.9 FM Stockbridge, 87.7 FM Sherwood and 91.7 FM Hilbert, in each church site parking lot. The Eucharist will be brought out to those listening on the radio in the
parking lot. The radio Mass is a safe option for those who arrive after Mass attendance capacity is met or for those currently uncomfortable going indoors.
Currently Calumet County is limiting gatherings to 50 people. The Governor's Emergency Order #1 requires the wearing of face coverings now in effect for Mass attendees including weddings and funerals. Parishes in the diocese will continue to follow the Safety Precautions as follows:
All will enter through a single entrance
You will use hand sanitizer, receive a mask if you don't have one, and have your temperature taken
(a no--touch thermometer will be used)
Pews, which have been sanitized before and after each Mass, will be sectioned for social distancing
to show where you can/cannot be seated; liturgical Mass and music books are removed from pews
No choir - only a cantor with or without a musician
Only a priest will consume the Blood of Christ
Only a priest or deacon will distribute Communion using hand sanitizer; ushers will assist with flow
Bulletins will be available as you leave church
How to Receive Communion
Leave your mask on as you approach the priest
Receive the Eucharist in you hand
Step to the side in the direction of the flow
Take your mask down on one side and consume the Eucharist
Put your mask back on as you return to your pew
What Will Not Be Different at Mass
We will hear all of the readings like always; we will pray for each other; we will participate in all the
Eucharist prayers and we will receive Jesus in the Eucharist
Other Mass Options- Sunday Mass with Bishop Ricken WFRV Local 5,10:00-10:30 am,
Sunday Mass is also televised on WBAY ABC-2 at 5:30 am, CW14 at 8:00 am, EWTN at 7:00 am and 11:00 am. EWTN radio and live streaming Daily 7:00 am, 11:00 am and
6:00 pm. EWTN can be found on your TV Dish network channel 261 DirectTV channel 370, Spectrum station varies. Relevant Radio, 1050 AM Sunday at 9:00 am, as well as live
streamed daily Mass from the campus of Relevant Radio at the Relevant Radio app or at: https://relevantradio.com/faith/daily-mass-video/.
The Sacrament of Reconciliation (Confession)
Those looking for the opportunity to receive the Sacrament of Reconciliation (Confession) please make a personal appointment with Fr. Mike by calling 920-507-0029.
St. Mary Parish, Hilbert: Online Giving, Mail to Parish Office, Use Drop Box at Parish Office
St. Mary Parish, Stockbridge: Mail to Parish Office, Use Drop Box at Parish Office
8:00 am - 5:00 pm, Monday-Friday
Head Insurance Office - W579 Castle Dr., Sherwood More details
St. Mary Parish, Hilbert
Call Jane Kopecky directly at 853-7120 for a no contact pick-up or purchase after
Sunday 9:30 am Mass, Hilbert.
Call the parish office with questions. 920-853-3252.
Christmas Craft Show Postponed until 2021
The Christmas Craft Show and St. John Christian Mother's Candy and Bake Sale has been
cancelled and postponed until next year.
Coffee and Community
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Connect with your faith. We have begun a series of morning chats with parishioners on our Facebook page, posted before 9 am each morning. Like and share parishioner witness stories with family and friends. Start your day with a faith-filled perspective!
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Let Us Pray for You - Lord Hear Our Prayer!
Are you in need of prayers for yourself or others? Our parish prayer ministries will pray for you. Please contact a Prayer Chain Leader and your prayers will be given to the parish prayer chain.
St. John-Sacred Heart Parish: Cathy Ott, Email: firstname.lastname@example.org, Phone: 920.428.1407
St. Mary Parish, Hilbert: Sharon Nett, Email: Snett65@yahoo.com, Phone: 920.853.3316
Carol Gehl, Email: email@example.com, Phone: 920.853.3033
St. Mary Parish, Stockbridge: Ginny Meyer, Phone: 920.439.1146
Jean Holzer, Phone: 920.464.1030
Welcome to St. John-Sacred Heart Parish!
"All are welcome" to live, share and experience your faith with us. We are a parish committed to life-long faith formation, worship, discipleship, spiritual growth and generous outreach. As I also serve as pastor for St. Mary of the Seven Dolors, Stockbridge and St. Mary Help of Christians, Hilbert, our liturgical services and many parish and outreach ministries are shared among the 3 parishes, making us part of a vibrant
Join us in our celebration of faith!
Rev. Michael E. Betley
Parish Mission Statement
Strengthened by the sacraments, we pledge to extend the
love and compassion of Jesus Christ through Word, Worship, and Service.
St. John-Sacred Heart School
N361 Military Rd.
P.O. Box 78
Sherwood, WI 54169
Monday - Thursday 10:00am - 2:00pm
Monday - Friday 7:30am - 3:00pm