Sacred Heart of Jesus Church - Serving the Communities of South Bend and Lakeville, Indiana

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Attention All Parents of Young Children

Religious Education Alert!

If you are interested in Religious Education instruction for your child or children this coming year, please contact Mary Ann Padberg at the office (291-3775) or Sara Mauro (574-261-5148) or via email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

An early count is extremely important because of programing considerations!    - Sara

Christmas in July Party!

Wednesday, July 18 at 6:00 p.m.
Hacienda on Miami Road

$10 Gift Exchange (optional)
Cost of Meal $10

Make your reservation! E-mail This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. by Monday, July 16, so she can give a final count to Hacienda (phone 289-6038).

CPR Refresher Class

We are offering this CPR Refresher Class on Tuesday, July 24 at 7:00 p.m. and on Wednesday, July 25 at 2:00 p.m.
Please sign up on the sheet posted on the bulletin board.

Please note that this is a review only, not a certification.

Theology on Tap - Summer Series

Villa Macri, 225 Toscana Blvd, Granger - Tuesdays at 6:30 p.m.
Join us for a Catholic speaker series for young adults in their 20s & 30s, single and married, to share in food, fellowship, and faith!
Series Theme: Navigating Current Culture
July 17: Technology: Plugging into Holiness, Fr. Eric Burgener
July 24: Feminism: Women in the Church, Jessica Keating

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Redeemer Radio Bocce Classic

Join Redeemer Radio at the 2nd Annual Viva Bocce Classic with special guest Bishop Kevin Rhoades on Thursday, July 26, starting at 6 p.m. 

Bocce has a long history as a fun form of lawn bowling. This is an enjoyable evening of camaraderie and competition with food provided by Yesterday’s and drink provided by City Wide Liquors. Registration is open online:

Saint Kateri Tekakwitha on

“I am not my own. I have given myself to Jesus. He must be my only love.” -St. Kateri

July 14th is the feast day of St. Kateri Takawitha, also known as the Lily of the Mohawks. Kateri lived a life of courage and humility. She courageously against her uncles will converted to Catholicism at the age of 19. She lived a life of extreme penance. She traveled to Montreal to escape religious persecution from her tribe. At the age of 23 she took a vow of virginity. To learn more about this amazing Saint and mystic watch the documentary In Her Footsteps on FORMED. 

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