As of March 1st, 2022, and in accordance with current COVID government mandates, masks are no longer required at Mass. However, parishioners and visitors should use discretion when not feeling well. Masks continue to be allowed per personal preference. Per Bishop Tylka, the dispensation to attend Sunday Mass is rescinded as of Palm Sunday, April 10th, 2022. Click HERE to watch our videos on Facebook.

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Greetings from the Pastor
It is hard to fathom that Easter Sunday is fast approaching as we celebrate Palm Sunday THIS Sunday, April 10th. Hope everyone's Lent has gone according to plan as we are in the last stretch of our preparation with Holy Week upon us. Read More
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St. Maria Goretti, 309-799-3414, Press 2
Mary Our Lady of Peace, 309-581-2923, Press 1


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Upcoming Events

JULY 17TH 2022
50th Anniversary of St. Maria Goretti Parish. Bishop Tylka
will celebrate with us along with former pastors. More details
to come in the weeks ahead

Second Annual Fall Festival. More information in the
months to com.


A Message from Bishop Lou Tylka

Just over two years ago, the world entered an unprecedented time as the Coronavirus pandemic began. No aspect of our lives went untouched, including the practice of our faith. Read more...

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Mass Times

Monday – No Mass
Tuesday – Hope Creek Care Center, 10:30 A.M.
Wednesday – 9:00 A.M.
Thursday – No Mass
Friday – 9:00 A.M.
Saturday – 4:00 P.M.
Sunday – 10:00 A.M.

Reconciliation, Saturdays, 3:00 - 3:30 PM, or by appointment

You are the Body of Christ.  Every one of you is a member of it.

1 Cor. 12:27


Contact Us

Phone: (309) 799-3414 (Office)


220 E. 22nd Avenue
P.O. Box 159
Coal Valley, IL 61240


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