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Spirit of ACTS Women’s ACTS Retreat
June 17-20 We invite you to “come away for a while” and experience the presence of God’s Son bringing anew the light of the Holy Spirit into your life. Check-in begins at 6pm at St. Patrick Wentzville. Transportation to and from the retreat center is provided, as well as a pr...

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Youth Ministry

Posted on May 28, 2021 in: General News

Youth Ministry
STEUBENVILLE CONFERENCE in Springfield, MO—July 16-18 This is a high energy youth conference in which teens encounter Jesus Christ through dynamic speakers, engaging music, the Sacraments, small group discussion and fellowship with other teens. Promises to be an awesome weekend!! Scholar...

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Our Old and Tired Grand Piano
Dear IHM Parish Family, Our piano in church is currently in need of extensive repairs. In my two years at IHM, Verdi and I have both noticed increasingly compromised function and sound: the piano no longer holds a tune very well, keys are sunken/stick, bass notes are weak, etc. I consulted bot...

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Blood Drive

Posted on May 28, 2021 in: General News

Rummage Sale

Posted on May 28, 2021 in: General News

Rummage Sale
IHM Founders Hall 6 Days Only, 8am to 1pm Wednesdays, July 7 and 14 Fridays, July 9 and 19 Saturdays, July 10 and 17 Founders Hall and the Pavilion will be filled, jammed and overflowing with treasures, trinkets, clothing, toys, furniture and decorative items. Don’t Miss It! Donated i...

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Chicken & Fish Dinner

Posted on May 28, 2021 in: General News

Country Market

Posted on May 28, 2021 in: General News

Country Market
A new outdoor community market started in New Melle on Saturday, May 29 in the gravel parking lot at Hwys. D and Z (behind our IHM chapel). Market hours will be 8am to 12 noon every Saturday through October 30. For more info or to sign up as a vendor, visit www.newmellecountrymarket.com, follow New ...

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Mass Ministries

Posted on May 28, 2021 in: General News

Mass Ministries
We have resumed Holy Communion with the Precious Blood, and will need Gift Bearers again. With that in mind, we are inviting any of our parishioners to volunteer for any of our Mass ministries: Extraordinary Minister of Communion, Lector, Gift Bearer, Server and Usher. Please complete the form he...

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ADORE

Posted on March 09, 2021 in: General News

Youth Ministry

Posted on March 09, 2021 in: General News

Youth Ministry
Hello, My name Paige Greiwe and I am a member of the Youth group here at IHM. I am here to share with you, and the teens of our Parish, some of the fun upcoming fun activities that we have. Yes I said fun twice! We have a good faith sharing group and enjoy our times together here on Monday ...

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Blood Drive

Posted on March 09, 2021 in: General News

My Peace I Give You

Posted on March 09, 2021 in: General News

My Peace I Give You
Ladies, what if you could be at peace most of the time? On March 12-14, Virtual Catholic Conference TM is hosting the Free National Catholic Women’s Conference to help you experience and receive more peace in your life. Hear from 50+ presenters, sharing how to find more: Peace in your ma...

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Lenten Services

Posted on March 08, 2021 in: General News

Lenten Services
Reconciliation Mon/Tue/Wed 7-8:30pm Saturdays, 8:30am Stations of the Cross Fridays, 7pm (not March 19) Consecration to St. Joseph Friday, March 19 with evening Mass at 7pm Anointing of the Sick after Masses March 20/21 ADORE Wednesday, March 24, 6:30pm Holy Week begins March 28 Morni...

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Lenten Fish Fries are Back!

Posted on February 04, 2021 in: General News

ADORE

Posted on January 08, 2021 in: General News

Scheduling Mass Intentions

Posted on January 06, 2021 in: General News

Scheduling Mass Intentions
Having a Mass said for the needs of a special person, for a special request, remembering the deceased (especially on the anniversary of their death), or in thanksgiving has a long history in the Catholic Church. The Church considers the Mass as the greatest possible prayer of intercession insofar as...

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Holy Day Masses

Posted on December 04, 2020 in: General News

Holy Day Masses
Dec. 8 Holy Day Masses 8am & 7pm  Not obligatory this year - dispensation

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Boy Scout 856 will be selling Christmas Trees
Boy Scout 856 will be selling Christmas Trees from the pavilion again this year. They will have balsam, canaan and Fraser firs from 7 to 12 feet, a very similar selection to past years. They will also have 20 and 26 inch balsam wreaths available. The tree lot is open for business, hours are posted o...

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Bethlehem

Posted on December 04, 2020 in: General News

Bethlehem
COVID-19 has had a devastating effect on the economy in Bethlehem and has destroyed the tourisms sector across the Holy Land. The Christian communities in the Holy Land, also exposed to the risk of the virus and living in the environment already full of serious sufferings, need your help. It is p...

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Seasons of Hope Concert

Posted on December 03, 2020 in: General News

Seasons of Hope Concert
JOIN US AS WE TELL THE CHRISTMAS STORY Music  - Reflection - Art - Prayer Featuring A colloboration of local Catholic artists FREE general admission  Concert limited to 200 in-person attendees. Masks required for entry. RESERVATIONS REQUIRED FOR IN-PERSON ATTANDANC...

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Prepare Ye the Way of the Lord

Posted on November 20, 2020 in: General News

Prepare Ye the Way of the Lord
Mass Monday-Saturday, 8:00am, Church Saturday 4:00pm Vigil Mass Sunday, 7:30, 9:30am Reconciliation Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, 7-8:30pm Saturday after morning Mass, 8:45am Bible Study Sunday readings study with Shawn Mueller Wednesdays after daily Mass (8:45am), Weber Hall Feast o...

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Candlelight Rorate Caeli Mass

Posted on November 20, 2020 in: General News

Candlelight Rorate Caeli Mass
6:45am Monday, December 14, Church The Rorate Caeli Mass is a traditional Advent devotion in which a Mass in honor of the Blessed Virgin Mary for Advent is offered just before dawn, with no lighting other than candles on the altar, windowsills, and handheld. Those who attend can expect to be rewa...

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Thanksgiving Ecumenical Prayer Service
Tuesday, November 24th @ 7pm Immaculate Heart of Mary Church

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Giving Tree

Posted on November 13, 2020 in: General News

Giving Tree
Gift Angels will be on the tree beginning the weekend of November 28/29. All gifts need to be returned to church no later than December 13 (some will be marked for return before that date). Thanks to everyone who will participate in this yearly effort (especially important this year!)—your gen...

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Warm Clothing Collection

Posted on November 13, 2020 in: General News

Warm Clothing Collection
IHM will collect blankets, winter coats, sweaters, sweatshirts, hats, gloves, scarves or any warm clothing until December 6. Please put your new or gently used clothing donations in the container by Weber Hall. Thanks in advance for your care and consideration.

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Birthright Christmas Cards

Posted on November 13, 2020 in: General News

Birthright Christmas Cards
Inside Verse: Wishing you joy, peace, and God’s Many blessings The Pro-Life Committee will be selling Birthright Christmas cards after all Masses the weekends of November 28/29 and December 5/6. Please consider supporting Birthright when planning your Christmas card purchases. Cost is $7 for a...

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Wreaths Across America

Posted on November 13, 2020 in: General News

Wreaths Across America
REMEMBER the Fallen HONOR those who Serve TEACH our children the value of freedom The New Melle VFW and VFW Auxiliary is a proud sponsor of Wreaths Across America at Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery and other National Cemeteries across the country. We are also involved in placing wreaths at...

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Adore

Posted on October 15, 2020 in: General News

Adore

A monthly gathering. Praise & worship music. Prayer, adoration & confession. Reflection from Josh Deters. Social / Happy hour after in Weber Hall. Wednesday, October 21st at 6:30 pm.

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Encountering our Incarnate Lord in Advent and Christmas
Please join us Saturday, December 12, beginning with 8am Mass followed by FREE breakfast and presentation in the Grand Hall ALL are welcome! Registration required—please sign up in Narthex

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Mass of Remembrance

Posted on October 15, 2020 in: General News

Mass of Remembrance
Monday, 7pm November 2, 2020 ALL are invited to this evening Mass on All Souls Day, to remember our loved ones who have gone before us, whether recently or some time ago. A special invitation has been extended to those who have lost a loved one in the past year and whose funeral was at IHM. Join ...

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Public Rosary Rally

Posted on September 25, 2020 in: General News

Public Rosary Rally
October 10, 12:00 noon, IHM Grotto Our Annual Rosary Rally for Our Lady of Fatima will be Saturday, October 10 at noon in front of our Grotto here at IHM (between Father’s house and the chapel). Each year, beginning in 2007, America Needs Fatima holds the Public Square Rosary Crusade, wi...

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Pro Life Witness

Posted on September 25, 2020 in: General News

Pro Life Witness
The Annual St. Charles County Life Chain will take place on Sunday, October 4 from 2-3pm. Unite with other area pro-life supporters in a peaceful, powerful, prayerful public witness to the tragedy of abortion. St. Patrick Catholic Church will be the closest location hosting the Life Chain. All ar...

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Considering Catholicism

Posted on September 17, 2020 in: General News

Considering Catholicism
Ever thought about being Catholic? Know someone who might consider Catholicism? There will be an RCIA introductory gathering on Thursday, September 17th at 6:30 pm in Weber Hall. Please contact us ahead of time if you are interested or have any initial questions.

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The University of Missouri St. Louis Catholic Newman Center (CNC) offers a warm and welcoming place to study, relax, pray, play and hang out. We have student-centered evening Masses, socials, faith sharing groups, service and leadership opportunities open to all college students and young adults. We...

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Meal Train

Posted on July 05, 2020 in: General News

Meal Train
A great way to organize emergency meals for the people of our parish! Arrival of a new baby Injuries/Surgeries Military deployment Extended illnesses Condolences Group events Please contact Kelly Meyer at meyer5853@qmcinc.org if you have any questions or would like to become a p...

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Clean Out Your Closet

Posted on July 01, 2020 in: General News

Clean Out Your Closet
Drop off your clothes and shoes here! We keep the community green and give you an easy option to repurpose clothes, shoes and other household textiles. Just drop off your items in the USAgain's green & white bin outside! We're proud to support rewear, reuse and recycling by providi...

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Pope Francis appoints Bishop Rozanski  as new archbishop of St. Louis
Pope Francis appoints Bishop Rozanski  as new archbishop of St. Louis, accepts retirement of Archbishop Carlson (please see the entire St. Louis Review article by Jennifer Brinker at https://www.archstl.org/archbishop-carlson-5399) Pope Francis has appointed Bishop Mitchell T. Rozanski of...

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Consecration of our Parish Boundaries on the Feast of Corpus Christi
On Sunday, June 14, on the feast of the Body and Blood of Jesus Christ, many of our parishioners took part in “follow the leader”—Christ the Eucharistic Lord—by processing in vehicles to the four corners of our parish boundaries, asking Him to bless and protect our lives and ...

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Youth Ministry

Posted on June 14, 2020 in: General News

Youth Ministry
Janet Hespen, Youth Minister, 314-369-6521 Zoom meetings every Thursday evening at 630pm.  It last 1 hour and is lots of fun.  Yes, we play lots of games. Download Zoom app on your phone or get your computer and use this information for Thursdya night meetings:  meeting ID is 63...

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Meal Train

Posted on June 07, 2020 in: General News

Meal Train
A great way to organize emergency meals for the people of our parish! Arrival of a new baby Injuries/Surgeries Military deployment Extended illnesses Condolences Group events Please contact Kelly Meyer at meyer5853@qmcinc.org if you have any questions or would like to become a p...

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USAgain – a leader in the textile recycling industry – is a for-profit company with a mission of diverting textiles from landfills. USAgain’s green and white recycling bins provide communities with a convenient way to dispose of surplus clothing and give it a second life. In 201...

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Fitness Classes

Posted on May 26, 2020 in: General News

Fitness classes at IHM on Tuesday and Thursday from 9 a.m. to 10 p.m. over at the Grand Hall. The class contains Low Impact, easy steps to work on cardio along with stretching, balancing and muscular endurance. First class is FREE Come, give it a try and see if it will work for you. Call...

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Helping Hearts

Posted on May 01, 2020 in: General News

Helping Hearts
We are a group of IHM volunteers who wish to provide physical assistance to our neighbors who are unable to help themselves because of physical limitations. We can help with: Transportation to/from medical appointments, grocery stores and churches Install support bars for showers and tubs...

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Prayer Shawls

Posted on May 01, 2020 in: General News

Several IHM parishioners participate in the Corporal Acts of Mercy by creating prayer shawls. These prayer shawls are blessed and stored in the sacristy. If you have a friend or family member in need of tangible emotional or spiritual support because of whatever is going on in their life— grie...

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The St. Vincent de Paul Society has greeting cards available. These cards are sent by the Society to a person you designate. You can have the cards sent to let them know that you have made a contribution to the local Society either in memory of their deceased loved one, as a tribute in their honor o...

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IHM Vocation Traveling Case

Posted on January 24, 2020 in: General News

IHM Vocation Traveling Case
We recently updated some vocation materials and have collected them in a “traveling case” for families to pray for, support and / or discern their vocational call, whether as married, sacred single, priesthooddiaconate or religious life. We have scheduled 8th grade PSR families to be the...

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