Welcome to a wonderful and vibrant community of faith!

Our desire here at St. Mary of Vernon 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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FREE SMV Family Night Event This Friday!!!

6-9pm, Parish Center!!  Activities for ALL AGES!

Activities include: Bounce House, Dancing, Cake Walk, Family Photo Booth, Ark Building, Pie Eating Contest, and more!

Food includes: Hot dogs, chips, soda, cotton candy, nachos, & slushies

Learning includes:  Who is St. Catherine? St. Martha?  Ever heard of St. Christopher?  What talents do I have to help others?

This is the "Family Faith Cruise on the Steward Ship."  We do ask that everyone brings a canned food item, and "wear your best cruise attire."

For more information, email StewardshipCruise@yahoo.com or call Jen Daniels @ 847-573-1369.

To Teach Who Christ Is Parish Event on May 18
We are so excited to celebrate our early successes in the To Teach Who Christ Is Campaign. Please join us on Sunday, May 18th for a Breakfast in our John P. Finnegan Parish Center. Breakfast will be served from 8:00 am to 1:00 pm. Please complete the questions below.

NOTE: Your RSVP BY MONDAY, MAY 12TH is critical for proper planning. Thanks for understanding!

Please click here for an invitation and opportunity to RSVP.

To Teach Who Christ Is

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.

Lent Penance Service: Tuesday, April 8, 2014, at 7:00 P.M.

Additional Confessions: Saturday, April 5, 2014 and Saturday April 12, 2014, 3:30- 4:30 P.M.; 

Good Friday (April 18, 2014) 4:00 -5:00; Holy Saturday (April 19, 2014) 12:30 to 2:00 P.M.