Sacraments

BAPTISM


Baptisms are held during 9:30am mass on Sundays.
After-mass baptisms can be arranged.
Attendance at a Baptismal Instruction class is required for the parents and is held by appointment only. Please contact the church secretary for more information. (618) 228-7219 or email St. Francis

RECONCILIATION


The sacrament of Reconciliation (Confession) is available before Saturday evening mass from 6:45-7:15pm by appointment only. Please call the rectory office for an appointment (618) 228-7219 or email St Francis.

 MARRIAGE


Marriage preparation courses and meeting with the priest are required before marriage. Pre-Cana must be completed before wedding as well. Please contact the priest at least 6 months prior to wedding date to schedule these preparations. Please call the rectory office for an appointment (618) 228-7219 or email St. Francis.

HOLY ORDERS


If you are interested in learning more about religious life please contact the rectory (618) 228-7219 or email St. Francis or call the Diocese Vocations Office at (618)-277-8181.

Please note BAPTISMS and WEDDINGS are not available during the season of Lent