Welcome to St. Mary of Vernon!

Our desire is to help everyone feel at home within this parish family.

We hope that exploring this website will help you do just that!


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Fall Racquetball 2014

It’s time for St. Mary of Vernon FALL-2014 Racquetball


The SMV Racquetball Doubles league will begin the Fall league on Saturday, September 20th, and runs through Saturday December 13th`.  (13 weeks with a Bye/Make-up week on 11/27/2013)  League matches are played on Saturday mornings at 7:00 A.M. – 8:30 A.M. at the Centre Club located at 200 West golf Road, Libertyville, IL 60048 (Phone 847-990-5750).   

Congratulations to the top finishers from the 2014 Spring session, Mike Phillips 1st Place, Ramesh Kanapareddy 2nd Place and Rich Lafnitzegger and Phil Simonpietri tied for 3rd Place. 

New players (ages 16+) can join by calling or e-mailing Rich Lafnitzegger (see below).   Existing players will be contacted by email (if you’ve changed your e-mail lately and haven’t been contacted, please e-mail Rich). Sign-ups close on September 15th. 

Fees for Non-members of The Centre Club will remain at $135/session for court time.   The maximum number of players in this league is 14.   The total fee of $135.00 is payable before the first match by check, cash, or credit card and is payable to The Centre Club.   

If you’d like to join the league, or if you have any questions: please contact Rich Lafnitzegger at (815) 405-8865 (Cell), or e-mail him at 

ref: bulletin  09/6/14 & 9/13/14


Sunday Masses

Saturday Evening at 5:00 P.M.   

Sunday at 7:45, 9:30 and 11:15 A.M.

Weekday Masses

Monday, Wednesday Friday at 7:00 A.M., except when the day falls on a holiday.

Tuesday and Thursday at 9:00 A.M. 

Saturday Morning at 8:30 A.M.

Holidays at 9:00 A.M.

Mass for the Deaf

On the first, second and third Sunday of the month, 11:15 Mass is signed for those who are hearing impaired. 

Every fourth Sunday of the month, a Mass signed for the deaf will be celebrated by Fr. Joe Mulcrone at 4 PM in the Day Chapel. 

For more information contact Deacon John Glenn at the parish office.


St Mary of Vernon offers Reconciliation (Confession) on Saturdays from 4:15 to 4:45 P.M. or by appointment.

To Teach Who Christ Is

Celebrating our early Successes as a Parish!

There is still time to be a part of the Campaign.  Please contact Susan Gray in the Parish Office with questions.