• Eucharistic Adoration every Wednesday
  • Food Pantry
  • Offering Prayer at the Farmer's Market
  • Welcome to our Blue Ribbon School
  • Our Mac Computer Lab
  • Preschool and Kindergarten Academy
  • 4th and 5th Grade Science Lab
  • St. Damian Sports
  • St. Damian School Liturgies
  • St. Damian Church
  • Men's Club
  • Men's Club Golf Outing
  • Teen CRHP 2015
  • Teen Mission Trip 2015
  • Totus Tuus Fun
  • Totus Tuus Human Sundae
  • Purple Prayz Teen Softball
  • Super Heroes for Jesus!
  • Steubenville Youth Conference 2015
  • Children's Passion Play
  • Corpus Christi Procession
  • Confirmation
  • Filipino Picnic
  • Welcome Breakfast
  • Lenten Fish Fry

 

 

Welcome to St. Damian,
a Roman Catholic faith community located at
5300 W. 155th Street in Oak Forest, Illinois.

 

Centered on the Eucharist, St. Damian Parish is a family of believers in Jesus Christ who, guided by the Holy Spirit, enthusiastically continue the ministry of Jesus through the sacraments, acts of charity, fellowship, and education.

Mass Times

Daily
7:00 AM: Monday, Wednesday, Friday
and 9:00 AM: Monday-Saturday

Weekend
Sat: 5:00 PM Sun: 6:45, 8:00, 9:30, 11:00 AM,
and 12:30, 5:00 PM

Holy Days
Vigil: 7:00 PM Day: 7:00, 9:00 AM and 7:00 PM

Confessions
Sat: 3:30 to 4:30 PM or
by appointment call 708-687-1370

Events

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Teen Battle of the Bands!!!

Enjoy 6 great local Bands!

Vote for your favorite!

Friday Night July 31st

6 - 10 pm

St. Damian Parking Lot

The Block Party is Coming!!!

There's Fun for the whole family at the
St. Damian Block Party!
Saturday August 1, 2015
Noon - Midnight
See the promotional flyer here
1st Annual Car Show Noon - 4pm (flyer)
Bingo 2 - 8pm
Live Music
Kid Zone with Games and Inflatables

The $50,000 GRAND PRIZE WINNER
of the Damian Raffle will be drawn at 8:00 pm
 

Want to become Catholic?

RCIA

Rite of Christian Initiation for Adults
Inquiry Meeting
7 pm, Tuesday, August 11, 2015
Meeting in the Church Narthex

This meeting is for anyone 18 and older interested in becoming Catholic. The RCIA is a process where one inquires and discerns towards the reception of the Sacraments of Baptism, Confirmation, and Holy Eucharist. For more information, please call Maryjo Landuyt at 687-7778 or email saintdamianore@gmail.com.

Understanding the Eucharist

The sixth chapter of the Gospel of St.John is called the "Bread of Life Discourse".  Here Jesus Himself explains that He is the Bread come down from heaven; that His flesh is real food and His Blood is real drink. Our Gospel readings for the next 5 weeks will be taken from John 6. We have the opportunity to deepen our understanding of the Eucharist, or maybe even learn for the first time the teachings of our Catholic faith.

The following video may also be helpful:

Catechists Needed

 St. Damian parish family - the young people of our parish need you! The Religious Education Ministry is looking for Catechists to share their love of Jesus Christ and to model a faithful Catholic witness to them. Please ask the Lord if He is calling you to this ministry and then CALL me at the RE office! MaryJo Landuyt 687-7778

Theology On Tap

Theology on Tap is a great program for young adults (21+ ) to gather in a "safe" environment ( Durbin's and Fox's) to hear Catholic speakers share their faith and challenge them to grow in their own. Flier is below:

 

 

 

 

 

St Damian Offers Prayer at the Farmer's Market

At the end of Mass we are sent to go and bring the love of God in Christ Jesus to the world around us.

A prayer team has a table at the Oak Forest Farmers Market on August 29 and September 12 to do just that. The team will also be present at the Back to School Community event in the Food 4 Less Commons on August 22nd from 10 am to noon.

In addition to offering prayer for those who ask, the team will be sharing general information about our parish, our school and selling Fair Trade coffee and Tea to support the Social Justice team. Please pray for our efforts and pay us a visit at the Market.

If you’d like more information please contact Deacon John.

Market Day Fundraiser Ends

Our Market Day Fundraiser will be coming to and end.

Thank you for your support of St. Damian School through
Market Day purchases. For more information, look here...

Staff

Publications


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Change in Pastoral Center Hours

Effective June 1st, 2015, the St. Damian Pastoral Center will be closed on Sundays.