Springfield— Contemplative Outreach of Springfield is launching a new, quarterly “Diving Deeper” series. The series will run from Sat., Nov. 4, 2017-Fri., May 4, 2019, Immaculate Conception Church. Mass at 8:30 a.m.; registration, 9:15 a.m.; program, 9:45 a.m.-2 p.m.; lunch provided. To ensure there will be sufficient food/materials, please Email Barb DePue at democatsx2@gmail.com. Free-will […] Read more

Springfield—Catholic Schoolhouse, serving homeschoolers of Greater Springfield, is currently registering students for the 2018-2019 academic year. More than an academic co-op, Catholic Schoolhouse is a structured program that meets weekly for homeschoolers and includes chorus, classroom instruction, science experiments, art projects, and opportunities for socializing. Informational meetings are scheduled throughout the spring. For more information, […] Read more

Springfield—All college-age students are invited to this year’s Hosea retreat at Catholic Campus Ministry, Sat., Feb. 24-Sun., Feb. 25, O’Reilly Student Center, 847 S. Holland Ave. The theme of “Restless” was inspired by St. Augustine’s “You made us for Yourself, O Lord, and our hearts are restless until they rest in You.” The cost is […] Read more

Belleville, IL—The National Shrine of Our Lady of the Snows, will present a three-week series entitled, “In Search of St. Paul.” Shrine Spiritual Programs Coordinator Mark Etling, PhD will lead the discussion on Saturdays, Feb. 24, March 3, and March 10, from 10 a.m.-noon in the Edwin J. Guild Center. Fee: $30 for the series […] Read more

Sat., Feb. 24, 4:15 p.m. Speaking at the Diocesan Youth Leader Conference, The Landing, Van Buren, MO. Mass follows.