Masking Update May 6, 2022
Chicago, Cook and Lake Counties have now all reached a moderate level of COVID transmission. As such, local health authorities and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention strongly recommend that individuals wear face coverings while in indoor public places. While not a requirement, please consider this important recommendation to protect your own health and help avoid further increases in transmission of the virus.
As we continue to work through the pandemic, please note that masks may be required during periods of high community infection. We will continue to assess current trends and may temporarily require masks once again in the future.
Thank you for your continued generosity!
As we navigate these challenging times, we ask that you continue to financially support St. Mary with your weekly donation since more than 80% of our income is from the Sunday collection. At this time you may find it most convenient to use our GiveCentral service to make your gift. You can also donate at the GiveCentral website using the button below or try the new Text-to-Give options using the instructions to the right.
Instructions for Text to Give
The new Text-to-Give options is very easy to use:
Text the word, “SUNDAY” to 847-796-6879
then simply follow the prompts to complete the transaction.
“Gracious and loving God, we understand that you call us to be stewards of your abundance. Help us to always use your gifts wisely and teach us to share them generously.”
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Our Blessed Mother responded to God’s call with a clear and unhesitating yes. Let it be done to me according to Your will (Luke 1:38). We, the people of St. Mary of the Annunciation, are called by God, as His humble servants, to respond with our own yes …