Join us at 7:30 pm on Friday, May 3, at a Taize service at the beautiful Ascension Church in Oak Park. The simple service consists of simple chants of the Taize community, scripture, a service of light, a period of silence for meditation, and prayers for the world. The chants consist of one or two Read more
Saturday, July 20, 2013 9:00 am to 3:00 pm – Our event will be held rain or shine! The St. Benedict Festival is a one day church fundraising event that offers a craft show, merchants, yard sales, church bake sale… along with food and fun! Events and Activities: Craft Sales – Homemade items for you Read more
Join the Grace and Race group for Dinner and a Movie. On Friday, April 19 at 7pm, we will be enjoying a meal and watching a film on the topic of institutional racism and white privilege. A discussion will follow the film. Representatives from the diocesan Antiracism Commission will join us. Everyone is invited.
Palm Sunday, March 24 9:00 a.m., Palm Procession and Passion Story according to Luke; Holy Moly & Sunday School to follow. Maundy Thursday, March 28 6:30 p.m., Last Supper Meal with Eucharist – great for kids! Followed by the stripping of the altar. Overnight Watch: March 28-29 Sign up to take a turn watching Read more
6:00 – 9:00 a.m.: “Ashes to Go” (drive-thru ashes) 12 noon: Simple Service of Ashes, with Communion 7:00 p.m.: Ashes and Communion, with Choir
“Ashes To Go” brings Christian ritual outside church walls. Maybe you aren’t sure you feel comfortable inside a church at this point in your life. Or maybe you’re so busy with work and family that getting to a church service on a weekday is almost impossible. Receiving ashes doesn’t have to be part of a Read more
The Church of St. Benedict would like to invite you to the 2nd Annual Indoor Farmer’s Market on January 12 from 9 am to 1 pm. Like last year, we are partnering with Faith In Place to bring this winter farmers market to Bolingbrook and our church. Faith In Place helps congregations in the Chicago-area Read more
7:00 p.m., Tuesday, January 1, 2013 So if anyone is in Christ, there is a new creation: everything old has passed away; see, everything has become new! (2 Corinthians 5:17)
Join us for worship to welcome our Savior’s birth on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day. Family service, late night service, and a small and simple service to celebrate Christmas Day. Christmas Eve: 4:00pm, Family Service with Communion; 10:00pm, Candlelight Choral Eucharist. Christmas Day: 10:15am, A Quiet Eucharist
Sunday, December 16, 9:00 a.m. Advent carols and anthems, Advent scripture readings, and a piece by Arvo Part, offered by our fantastic choir. Followed by the Christmas cookie potluck.