SAINT GEORGE CATHOLIC CHURCH

6707 West 175th Street, Tinley Park, IL  60477  – Phone:  708-532-2243

Education

Adult Faith Formation provides and promotes opportunities for people to grow in the life of Christ through experience, reflection, prayer and study.  –  Parish Office – 708-532-2243

Catholic Women Sharing Faith meets weekly with other women to discuss faith topics and includes the Prayer Shawl Ministry.  –  Pina Quatrina at 708-606-0898

Prayer Shawl Ministry where women crochet and knit shawls for people in need of prayer.  –  Pina Quatrina at 708-606-0898

Children’s Liturgy of the Word gathers in church at 9:30 AM Mass; leaves to read and talk about the readings with children in the Rectory Meeting Room and then returns to join their parents for the Liturgy of the Eucharist.  –  Dawn Bartos at 708-478-0905

“That Man Is You” meets with other men to discuss faith based topics weekly on Saturday mornings in the Rectory Meeting Room.  –  Gary Hendzell at 708-614-1734

Missionary Group supports the Church’s missionary activity through providing education to parishioners, prayer and book collections.
Linda Whitaker at 708-532-9133

Religious Education provides religious instruction for parish public school children; classes for grades 1-8 on Wednesday at 6:00 PM.  –  Jeanne Lassandrello at 708-532-8211

Religious Education Board develops and defines policies which govern the operation for our Saint George Religious Education Program.  – Pat Kukula at 708-429-7801

R.C.I.A. prepares for being received into the sacramental life of the Catholic Church; for adults, teens and children.  –  Jeanne Lassandrello at 708-532-8211

S.P.R.E.D. provides faith formation to children with a learning or developmental disabilities.  –  Liz Paller at 708-532-6448

Baptism Preparation provides classes for parents of children to be baptized.  –  Parish Office at 708-532-2243

Reconciliation Preparation provides training and instruction to those who are to celebrate the Sacrament of Reconciliation for the first time.  –   Jeanne Lassandrello at 708-532-8211

Eucharist Preparation provides instruction to those who are to receive the Body and Blood of Christ for the first time.  – Jeanne Lassandrello at 708-532-8211

Confirmation Preparation prepares those to receive Confirmation.  –  Jeanne Lassandrello at 708-532-8211

Marriage Preparation provides engaged couples an opportunity to discuss marriage issues.  –  Rectory Office at 708-532-2243

Saint George School provides Catholic education to children of the Parish.  –  Charlotte Pratl at 708-532-2626

Athletic Association provides for athletic and recreational needs of Saint George School students.  –  Kelly Murray at 630-815-3738

Band Booster enhances the Band Program.  –  St. George School at 708 532-2626

Extended Day provides care from 6:00 AM until school starts and from 2:20 PM until 6:00 PM on school days; provides 1/2 day service and full day service on school days off.  –  Charlotte Pratl at 708-532-2626

Hardship Committee helps Saint George School families keep up on tuition payments during times of hardship.
Rectory Office at 708-532-2243

Parent-Teacher League works in cooperation with the Principal, Faculty, School Board and Pastor to promote a better learning environment for St. George School.  –   Jean Peterson –  708-642-0949

PART raises money through a stewardship program for the parish through the sale of gift certificates.  –  Jean Peterson and 708-642-0949

School Board develops and defines policies which govern the operation of the school.  –  Saint George School at 708-532-2025

Vocations promotes religious vocations.

Web Ministry helps keep our website up to date.  –  Mary Boss at mboss@stgeorge60477.org

Young Adult Ministry provides opportunities for people from 18 through 29 to gather, share faith and socialize.  Kristin Maxwell at kmaxwell@stgeorge60477.org

Youth Ministry provides programs for Middle School and High School teens to gather with a community of friends, have fun, learn about the Catholic Faith and actively participate in the faith community.  – Kristin Maxwell at kmaxwell@stgeorge60477.org