Welcome to St. Mary of Vernon!

Our desire is to help everyone feel at home within this parish family.

We hope that exploring this website will help you do just that.


Upcoming Events

SMV SCOUTS STAKEHOLDER'S MEETING - Thursday, October 26, 2016

Consider taking the time to learn more about our Scout organizations. Meet with our Scout leaders, sponsoring organization representative, our Unit Commissioner, and our Northeast Illinois Council Executive.
We are looking for:
·      New leaders.
·      We are looking to grow our Scout organizations, Cub Scout Pack 44, Boy Scouts 44, and Venture Crew 44.
We have:
·      The income to support a growing organization: Christmas Tree, Poinsettia, and Popcorn Sales.
·      A great facility at Saint Mary of Vernon both indoors and outdoors.
We continue to support:
·      Saint Mary of Vernon with social events: Pancake Breakfast, Italian Fest, Faith Days Family Fall Fest.
We have completed:
Since 2001 Six Troop 44 Eagle Projects including: Volley Ball Court, Prayer Labynrith, Reflection Trail Benches, Friendship Circle setting, and several landscape features.
We own:
·       A 6 person camper, troop trailer, and complete ham radio station.
·      Plenty of new tents and other camping equipment.
Check out our website: and Facebook Page: Troop 44
Questions? Contact: Gary Schiappacasse, 1-847-362-9364

Living Your Strengths Workshop - November 6, 2016


Sunday Masses

Saturday Evening at 5:00 P.M.   

Sunday at 7:45, 9:30 and 11:15 A.M.

Weekday Masses

Monday, Wednesday, Friday at 7:00 A.M., except when the day falls on a holiday.

Tuesday and Thursday at 9:00 A.M. 

Saturday Morning at 8:30 A.M.

Holy Days 7:00 A.M., 9:00 A.M. and 7:00 P.M.

Holidays at 9:00 A.M.


St Mary of Vernon offers Reconciliation (Confession) on Saturdays from 4:15 to 4:45 P.M. or by appointment.

Mass for the Deaf

On the first, second and third Sunday of the month, 11:15 Mass is signed for those who are hearing impaired. 

Every fourth Sunday of the month, a Mass signed for the deaf will be celebrated by Fr. Joe Mulcrone at 4 PM in the Day Chapel. 

For more information contact Deacon John Glenn at the parish office.

SMV Help Needed

Do you enjoy meeting new people?  Looking to get involved in the parish but don’t have a lot of time?  Click Here for opportunities that involve a minimal time commitment and in which we have a great need!

respect life

Click Image above for more information on SMV Respect Life Committee.