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.

Dismissal from school on Wednesday,
April 1 is at 2:50PM (bus service is

School is not in session from Thursday,
April 2 thru Monday, April 6.  Daycare
is also closed these days.

School Board meeting on Monday,
April 6 at 6:00PM in the library.
Cluster Mass Schedules

St. Mary's, Ellis Grove
Saturday: 6:00PM
(Feb., Apr., Jun., Aug., Oct., Dec.)
Sunday: 8:00AM

St. Boniface, Evansville
Saturday: 5:00PM
(Jan., Mar., May, Jul., Sep., Nov.)
Sunday: 10:00AM

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.
K of C Friday Fish Frys are currently
ongoing from 4:30-7:00PM.  This
week's fry benefits K of C Charities.
                      HOLY WEEK SCHEDULE
Tuesday, March 31 -  NO 8:15AM Mass - Chrism Mass
at St. Peter's Cathedral at 11:30AM
Wednesday, April 1 - NO MASS
Thursday, April 2 - Mass of the Lord's Supper at
7:00PM (Adoration until 9:00PM)
Friday, April 3 - Celebration of the Lord's Passion and
Tenebrae at 7:00PM
Saturday, April 4 - Easter Vigil Mass at 8:00PM (No
5:00PM Mass)
Easter Sunday, April 5 - Mass at 9:00AM