Prayerfully elevate the following students as they prepare to
receive the sacrament of Confirmation on Thursday, March 3rd
Victoria Adomshick - Austin Aiello - Drew Andersen - Darby Anderson
Leah Antas - Molly Arend - Allison Bandusky - Matthew Batina
Michelle Brassel - Danielle Carbonaro - Jessica Carbonaro - Matthew Dahle
David Dalmaso - Andrew Davis - Brooke Eberle - Brian Eck
Dominic Fazzari - Patrick Fitzgerald - James Glowacki - Conor Granger
Matthew Hall - Cameron Hartman - Olivia Heng - Alexis Jakuszewski
Justin Kelly - Anthony King - Sheridan Kiple - Ryan Kirby - Joyce Langman
Katherine Larson - Kelly Ann Luetkehans - Joseph Metzger
Jake Moscardini - Jessica Newhouse - Scott O’Malley - Mallory Pavlik
Madeline Piper - Austin Polezoes - Elizabeth Ralph - Jacqueline Rossett
Melanie Rothblatt - Brooke Stewart - Lindsay Stewart
Alexander Umali - EmilyVictores - Grace Zajdel - James Zurawski
WELCOME Eucharistic Adoration
Monday, March 7th from 7:00 p.m.
until 9:00 p.m. our parish will offer
St. Daniel the Prophet Parish Eucharistic Adoration in our chapel.
101 West Loop Road Adoration will begin at 7:00 p.m. with a
Wheaton, IL 60189-2004 Eucharistic Hymn and the Blessed Sacrament will be
630/682-5003 Fax: 630/682-5004 exposed. The recitation of the rosary will follow. For
email@example.com the remainder of the time until 8:50 p.m. we will have
www.stdaniel.org the opportunity to pray quietly in the presence of
Jesus, Our Eucharistic Lord. Adoration will conclude
We are happy to have you with us today — and with Benediction and closing prayers.
every weekend. Our Liturgies are enriched by
your presence and participation. We hope that
you will find the experience here to be a warm, Lent is the principle season of penance in the
inspiring celebration of the faith that we profess. Christian year. All of the faithful are strongly urged to
develop and follow the program of voluntary self-
MASS SCHEDULE denial (in addition to following the Lenten regulations),
serious prayer, and a performance of works of charity
Saturday — 4:00 p.m. and mercy.
Sunday — 8:00, 9:30 and 11:00 a.m.
Monday, Tuesday and Thursday — Ash Wednesday Schedule
7:30 a.m. (Chapel) March 9th
Nursery accommodations (for children age 6 mos.
to 5 years) are available in Room 102 during the
Sunday 9:30 a.m. Mass. With any questions, please Mass with the distribution of ashes at 7:30 a.m.
contact Karen Gulvas at 630-682-5003 x 119 or
Prayer Services with the distribution of ashes at
12 Noon, 4:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.
Everyone 14 years of age or over is bound to abstain
from meat on Ash Wednesday and all the Fridays of
Please join us Lent. Everyone 18 years of age and under 59 years of
age is bound to fast on Ash Wednesday. On this day of
fast and abstinence, one full meatless meal is allowed.
If you are not registered at St. Daniel the Prophet,
Two other meatless meals, sufficient to maintain
or are registered and need to make changes,
strength, may be taken according to each one’s needs,
please complete the form below and place it in the
collection basket or mail to the Parish Office.
but together they should not equal another full meal.
Eating between meals is not permitted, but liquids,
Name ______________________________ including milk and fruit juices are allowed. When
health or ability to work would be seriously affected,
the law does not oblige.
Mark Your Calendars!
Phone _______________________________________ Fr. Dennis Koopman, OFM, will be conducting
St. Daniel the Prophet
( ) New Parishioner Parish Mission:
Awakening Our Faith in Challenging Times
( ) New Address
March 21-23, 2011
( ) New Phone Number
There will be a mass and mission talk each day at
( ) Moving, please remove from membership list 9 a.m. and the same talk will be repeated at 7:30 p.m.
Adult Faith Formation
Dates You Need To Know Scripture Study is held on Tuesdays,
9:30-11:00 am in the Koinonia Room.
CLASS SCHEDULES Beginning March 8 a new study will
Grade 1-5 begin on Wisdom. Please contact
Mon. : February 28, March 7, 14 Colleen in the REO to register and
Tues.: March 1, 8, 15 order your materials.
2011 LENT RETREAT
Weekend retreat open to all women, married or single,
who desire to enrich their spiritual growth during the
Wed.: March 2*, 9, 16*** Lent season. Sponsored by Servants of the Holy Heart
* Social Night-Details sent via email last week of Mary.
***EDGE Closing Night and Re-registration-The kids The retreat will be held at the NAZARETH RETREAT
HOUSE, 717 North Batavia Ave. in Batavia.
will share learnings from the year with their parents!
The retreat begins at 8:00 p.m. on Friday, March 11
and ends at 2:00 p.m. on Sunday, March 13.
Registration Deadline: Monday, March 7
The suggested donation is $50. For more information
or to register, please contact Linda Isleib at
Does your family
CONFIRMATION use the 9:30 a.m.
March 3, 7 p.m. Sunday Nursery?
We will be in need of a few more adult volunteers to
add to the rotation of our schedule beginning June
2011. If your child is a “regular” nursery participant
we encourage you to become a volunteer and join the
other parents who volunteer. Each adult volunteer
must have completed the Diocesan Training,
FIRST EUCHARIST “Protecting God’s Children”. Please contact Colleen in
the REO Office for more information on the one time
Mandatory Parent/Child Preparation training. For additional nursery information please
Saturday, March 5 contact Karen at 630-682-5003 x 119 or
8:30 a.m.-10:30 a.m. firstname.lastname@example.org.
Peace and Social Justice/Right Vocation Prayer Calendar
to Life Meeting Remember these men and women in your
daily prayers —The Priests, Deacons,
Seminarians, and Women and Men
The Peace and Social Justice/Right to Life committee will Religious in the Diocese of Joliet
meet on Monday, February 28 at 7:30 p.m. in room 106.
We will be setting priorities and planning for the year and FEBRUARY
discussing the upcoming 40 Days for Life Campaign.
Everyone is welcome, so if you are interested please join 27 Frs. Thomas Sularz & Marius Phan-Hong Suk
us. You can learn more about our committee on the 28 Srs. Alice Marie Feehan, Mary Jo Keane,
CORE web site at www.stdanielcore.org under ministries Sheila Megley, Susan Sanders RSM
or by calling Kathy Kregor at 588-9010. MARCH
1 Pope Benedict XVI
PADS NEWS 2 Frs. Joseph Tappella & Anthony Taschetta
3 Srs. Margaret Mary Moloney, Vincent Schafer,
PADS (Public Action to Deliver Shelter) sign up Jane Schlosser RSM-Marlene Bemis, Dorothy Birk,
sheets are in the Narthex this weekend after all Marian Keevan, Mary Agnes Kloeppel FCJM
Masses for our night to staff PADS, Wednesday, 4 Deacon Steven Borello (Seminarian)
March 2. With questions, please contact 5 Brs. Mark Emken OSA- Augustine Mallack,
Ted Hobein at 630-247-2652. Gregory Perron, George Popovics OSB
Pilgrimage to Rome
Become a Legislative Advocate for
The Most Reverend Joseph M. Siegel, Auxiliary Bishop
Catholic Values of Joliet, invites you to join him on a pilgrimage to Rome,
Faithful citizenship is about more than elections. It the city of Saints Peter and Paul, on the occasion of the
requires ongoing participation in the continuing political conferral of the Pallium by Pope Benedict XVI on
and legislative process. "It calls Catholics to see civic Archbishop J. Peter Sartain on the Feast of Saints Peter &
and political responsibilities through the eyes of faith Paul. The seven-day pilgrimage is from June 27 to
and to bring our moral convictions to public life. July 3, 2011, with visits to Rome, Vatican City, and
Catholics in public life have a particular responsibility to Assisi. To request a brochure, please e-mail
bring together consistently their faith, moral principles, Tony Brandolino at email@example.com or
and public responsibilities. Believers are called to be a call 815-834-4032.
community of conscience within the larger society and
to test public life by the values of Scripture and the
principles of Catholic social teaching. Our responsibility Bread Broken But Multiplied:
is to measure all candidates, policies, parties, and A Conference for the Divorced and Widowed
platforms by how they protect or undermine the life,
dignity, and rights of the human person, whether they The Saturday, April 9 conference takes place at
protect the poor and vulnerable and advance the St. Charles Pastoral Center in Romeoville and will feature
common good." Brother Loughlan Sofield, S.T., an internationally
renowned retreat and group leader. Brother Loughlan is
The Diocese of Joliet - Peace and Social Justice the Senior Editor of Human Development magazine, and
Ministry invites you to exercise your faithful citizenship the co-author and author of many books including Design
by participating in the Diocesan Legislative Advocacy Wholeness and Facing Forgiveness. His talks will
Network. Please visit www.paxjoliet.org/advocacy for weave together the Eucharistic experience with one’s
more information and to sign up today! journey through transition and loss and will also include a
sensitive reflection on forgiveness.
The day begins with a 9 a.m. check-in and ends with a
PETER’S PENCE COLLECTION UPDATE vigil mass with Bishop Imesch at 4 p.m. The requested
Bishop Siegel recently received a letter of thanks donation is $35. For registration information, see the
brochure at www.dioceseofjoliet.org/familyministry, call
from the Secretariat of State acknowledging the
or email The Center for Family Ministry at 815-838-5334,
Diocese’s donation for the Peter’s Pence collection firstname.lastname@example.org.
in the amount of $228,987.51.
Eight Annual We welcome with joy and
faithfully support the newly
St. Patrick’s Party baptized of our parish family:
Saturday, March 12 – 5 p.m.
Tickets will be on sale this weekend
and Mar. 5/6 in the Narthex after all masses. Lauren Marie Idstein
Lyle Dean, WGN radio personality and
sailing enthusiast, will be the guest speaker Faith Amari
at a fundraising event for the Adams-Harris
Joyful Again! Widowed Ministry Program.
Lunch With Lyle will take place Thomas Mark Schatz
On Sunday, April 3rd.
Addison Grace Heller
For additional details call 708-354-7211.
Wheaton Senior Housing Assistance Program
This program provides housing assistance for Wheaton There is one Lord, one faith, one baptism,
residents over the age of 65 with an annual income of one God and Father of all.
$20,600 or less and residency within the corporate Ephesians 4:5-6
limits of the City of Wheaton for a minimum of three
years. The application form is available at
February 27—Eighth Sunday in Ordinary Time
www.wheaton.il.us by going to Government, Boards &
Commissions, Housing Commission. Applications are As servants and stewards of the Lord, we are confident
accepted throughout the year. that he remembers us and keeps us close to him. While
the lilies of the field and the wildflowers spoken out in
today's gospel are beautiful gifts from our heavenly
Father, we are told that our lives are much more valuable.
Hence, let us serve him alone, and put our lives into his
Part- time Receptionist/Support care!
Secretary Position Open
This position serves as a part time receptionist/support CATHOLIC ENGAGED ENCOUNTER
secretary performing basic secretarial duties as they
pertain to the day-to-day operation of a Catholic Catholic Engaged Encounter is a marriage preparation
Cemetery. Minimum of High School Graduate. Must have program designed to help couples prepare for marriage.
general office and basic computer skills. Excellent typing, The couple is given the opportunity to talk honestly and
filing and pleasant telephone skills along with good intensively about their prospective life together. Topics
public relation skills. Must be able to work unsupervised covered include an assessment of the couple’s strengths
at times. Previous office experience is required. Must be a and weaknesses, their ambitions and goals, attitudes
practicing Catholic and have a basic understanding of the about money, sex, children, family, and relationship to the
Catholic Cemetery beliefs and doctrine. Church. Personal reflection and communication are the
This is part-time non-benefited position. Monday thru
Friday 20 hours maximum at Assumption Catholic Engaged Encounter is approved by the Diocese of Joliet
Cemetery Office in Wheaton. Interested applicants as a marriage preparation program and will be held at
meeting the necessary qualifications should email cover St. Charles Borromeo Pastoral Center on:
letter and resume to:
March 11-13 April 8-10 May 13-15
Office of Human Resources For reservations/information phone 630-375-7072 or
Nancy Siemers, Director visit www.engagedencounter.org
St. Charles Borromeo Pastoral Center
Our Liturgy Celebrations will be Daily Scripture
offered for these intentions... Readings
Monday – Sir 17:20-24; Mk 10:17-27
SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 26, 2011 Tuesday – Sir 35:1-12; Mk 10:28-31
4:00 p.m. Wednesday – Sir 36:1, 4-5a, 10-17; Mk 10:32-45
Bernice Boyter Marye Dorgan Thursday – Sir 42:15-25; Mk 10:46-52
Friday – Sir 44:1, 9-13; Mk 11:11-26
SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 27, 2011 Saturday – Sir 51:12c-20; Mk 11:27-33
8:00 a.m. Sunday – Dt 11:18, 26-28, 32; Rom 3:21-25, 28;
Jack Udelhofen Mt 7:21-27
9:30 a.m. If someone in your family is ill, either in the
Edward Pula John Byrne Carolyn Malsam hospital or at home, you may contact the Parish
Office; Deacon Ken at ext. 113 or Father Tom at
11:00 a.m. ext. 111 to schedule a visit.
For the People of St. Daniel
Eliza Mendoza Frank Clark In your kindness, please remember the
following people who have requested our
MONDAY, FEBRUARY 28, 2011 prayers.
Our sick: Milena Miletic, Drew Hoffman, Mary Early,
TUESDAY, MARCH 1. 2011 Thomas Kendzior, Angela Klarin, Juanita Glynn,
7:30 a.m. George Irvine for all those mentioned in the Book of
Prayerful Intentions, and for caregivers, we pray to the
THURSDAY, MARCH 3, 2011 Lord…
7:30 a.m. “In every sick person there is Christ who is suffering.”
For our confirmandi ~ Padre Pio
Our loved ones in the military, and their
Christopher Kennedy, Marine Jacob Reed, Coast Guard
SATURDAY, MARCH 5, 2011
Mark J. Euse, Army Anne Savage, Air Force
Michael J. Savage, Air Force Jeff Faley, Air Force
For the People of St. Daniel Peter Zygowicz
James M. Stockhausen, Navy Peter Stachowitz, Marine
SUNDAY, MARCH 6, 2011 Nick Possley, Navy Erik Sword, Navy
8:00 a.m. Stephen Ricciardelli, Army Brian Allen, Army
Bud Roeser William Hutchison Alexander S.J. Obordo, Army Ryan P. Hogan, Army
Elizabeth J. Mangini, Army Matt Navarro, Navy
9:30 a.m. William D. Mangini, Army Aaron Littig, Army
Phillip J. Brodnick White, Walsh & Rowe Families
Our beloved deceased: Fr. John Zanoni
Maria Clifford Joan Cruse
February 20 Offertory $22,305
Capital Campaign $ 1,060
Mass Cards for memorials or special intentions In everything you do, put God first,
are always available at the Parish Office during and he will direct you and crown
regular business hours. The customary mass your efforts with success.
stipend is $10.
St. Daniel the Prophet Directory
630-682-5003 LITURGICAL MINISTERS
Rev. Thomas Sularz VF, Pastor……..…….Ext. 111
Rev. William T. Cullen, Weekend Associate
Rev. Thomas J. White, Pastor Emeritus
Deacon Jim Perry………………………....…..Ext. 114
MINISTRY SCHEDULE REMINDER
email@example.com MARCH 5-6, 2011
PLEASE ARRIVE EARLY AND REMEMBER TO SIGN IN!
Parish Deacon and Pastoral Associate:
Deacon Ken Jackson….…….…………....…..Ext. 113
firstname.lastname@example.org LITURGICAL COORDINATORS
Director of Facilities: 4:00 p.m.: - M. & M. Savage
Mr. Matthew Latawiec….…....……….…..…..Ext. 110 8:00 a.m.: - Volunteer Needed
email@example.com 9:30 a.m.: - A. & N. Cocconi
Director of Religious Education: 11:00 a.m.: - L. Hesse
Mrs. Diane Ahlemeyer………………..…….…Ext. 120
Religious Education Associate: 4:00 p.m.: - R. & F. Banas
Ms. Karen Gulvas…………………………..….Ext. 119 8:00 a.m.: - L. Stickels
firstname.lastname@example.org 9:30 a.m.: - G. & M. C. Kosmach
Director of Music & Liturgy: 11:00 a.m.: - M. & J. Fodor
Dr. Anne Sinclair……………….……….……Ext. 112
Deacon Bill Johnson………...………..,...…..Ext. 131 4:00 p.m.: - B. Coussement, K. Dressel, K. Hobein,
email@example.com T. Hobein, J. LeFager, J. Martin, D. Wolze,
Administrative Assistant: M. Wolze, Two Volunteers Needed
Mrs. Lois Tyznik…………………..……...…...Ext. 109
firstname.lastname@example.org 8:00 a.m.: - A. Berger, E. Eckhoff, C. Esterman,
Religious Education Office…..……...…...…….Ext. 121 J. Esterman, I. Hemmerle
Mrs. Colleen Foley
email@example.com 9:30 a.m.: - A. Cocconi, B. Edwards, E. Fitzgerald,
Parish Receptionists………………..….………..Ext. 100 A. Kitchen, P. Kitchen, M. Lopez, J. Pfaff, M. Piper,
Mrs. Maureen Treis and Mrs. Gordana Boyter J. Tortorello, M. Treis
For Parish Information and links to all parish 11:00 a.m.: - J. Dwyer, G. Eichstaedt, J. Hank,
ministries, check out www.stdaniel.org J. Larsen, J. Simak, P.Yousif, Four Volunteers
Parish Council Members – Julia Dwyer, Tom Jordan,
Mary Pappas, John Krecisz, Ellen Pittenger; Facilitator. LECTORS
4:00 p.m.: - J. Martin, J. Wallerius
Sacramental Information 8:00 a.m.: - J. Krecisz, G. Maurer
Baptism - by arrangement for registered parishioners. Contact 9:30 a.m.: - M. Reis, M. Schmidt
Lois Tyznik, (ext. 109). Preparation class is required. 11:00 a.m.: - T. Whelan, C. Zajdel
First Holy Eucharist - celebrated each spring, and available to ALTAR SERVERS
youth who have completed required preparation. 4:00 p.m.: - M. & R. Cline
Confirmation - celebrated each year and available to youth who 8:00 a.m.: - A. & B. Burda
have completed required preparation. 9:30 a.m.: - A. & J. King
11:00 a.m.: - M. & A. Weis
Sacramental preparation is available for any youth that meets the
minimum age requirement and has missed the opportunity to
previously receive their sacraments. For more information on
4:00 p.m.: - H. & K. Merrick
1st Eucharist and Confirmation, contact Diane Ahlemeyer (ext.120).
8:00 a.m.: - L. Stickels, H. Wells
Marriage - Diocesan policy requires 6 months preparation time. 9:30 a.m.: - M. & J. Monterrubio
Contact Fr. Tom Sularz, Pastor (ext. 111) or Lois Tyznik, 11:00 a.m.: - S. & L. Cosgrove
Administrative Assistant (ext. 109) for more information .
Reconciliation – individual confessions available before the REFRESHMENTS
Saturday Liturgy or by appointment. Additional reconciliation 4:00 p.m.: - N. & D. Brown
opportunities are scheduled during Advent and Lent. 8:00 a.m.: - B. & R. Christopher
9:30 a.m.: - P. & R. Dillon
RCIA - young adult and adult sacramental celebrations, contact 11:00 a.m.: - F. & B. Jenkover
Deacon Jim Perry, ( ext. 114 ).