Saturday: 5:00PM
Sunday: 9:00AM

Monday, Tuesday and Friday: 8:15AM

1st, 3rd and 5th Wednesday: 10:00AM
(Chester Rehab)

2nd and 4th Wednesday: 10:30AM
(Three Springs Nursing Home)

No Mass on Thursday

Holy Day Vigil:
Holy Day: 8:15AM

(Note: Check the
bulletin or monthly
calendar for any schedule changes).
This website was born on
June 3, 2007.  All rights
reserved by St. Mary's Parish,
Chester, IL.
Questions or suggestions for our
website?  Email
Many of the files on our website require Adobe Reader to be installed on your
computer to read them.  Click on the logo to the right to download this free program.

First day of school is Monday, August
17.  There will be no bus service until
Thursday, August 20.

Mary's School is seeking an Athletic
Director for the upcoming school year.
If you or someone you know may be
interested in the position, please
contact Principal Janelle Robinson,
School Board President Grant
Deterding, or Father Gene.
Neighboring Mass Schedules

St. Mary's, Ellis Grove
Sunday: 8:00AM

St. Boniface, Evansville
Sunday: 10:00AM

St. Joseph, Willisville
Saturday: 5:00PM

Our Lady of Lourdes, Sparta
Saturday: 5:00PM
Sunday: 10:00AM

St. Pius V, Walsh
Sunday: 8:00AM
911 Swanwick St., Chester, IL  62233
Phone: (618) 826-2444
The Very Rev. Eugene H. Wojcik, V.F., Pastor
In Parish Partnership With:
St. Mary Divine Maternity
7362 Shawneetown Trail
Ellis Grove, IL  62241
(618) 859 - 3541
Rev. Ben Stern, Pastor
Our online parish photo
directory can be accessed by
clicking here, then typing in the
password "chestercatholic" (all
one word - no spaces).
Our parish has now set up the means for everyone who
wishes to donate to the weekly collection and other funds
online!  Click on the logo below and you will be taken to the
page which will ask you for information and to create an
You may also click here for a handout about
setting up your account and answers to other questions.
Calendar Dates
Saturday, August 8
- Installation of Parish Council During
5:00PM Mass
Monday, August 17 - First Day of School
This weekend (August 1/2) will be
Deacon Brett's last weekend with
us for the summer.  We are deeply
grateful that he will be with us on
weekends during the upcoming
school year.  A simple reception will
be held following 9:00AM Mass on
August 2.  All are invited to come
and wish Deacon Brett well as he
continues his preparations to be
ordained a priest next year.