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

Recent Parish News...

Part 2: The Holy Bible & Catholic Beliefs

Tuesday, April 24
1:30-3:00 p.m. in the Church basement.

Open to all parishioners at any time!

-Gene LaViolette and Tom Padberg

The Mother’s Day Breakfast

Mother’s Day Breakfast
Save the date…Sunday, May 13

The Mother’s Day Breakfast ~ yum!
in the Parish Social Hall after the 9:00 Mass

Tickets will be available next weekend.
Sign-up sheets to help on the various committees are now available.
Please Volunteer ! (not you, mom!)

O Mary We Crown Thee

We will have the traditional May crowning of Mary before the
9:00 Mass on Sunday, May 6!

Tolton: From Slave to Priest

The powerful live production performed by actor Jim Coleman and directed by Leonardo Defilippis of Saint Luke Productions, will be presented at Saint Joseph High School on Tuesday, April 24 at 7:00 p.m.

Meet Fr. Augustus Tolton, the first African American priest, in this one-man multimedia performance. From his dramatic escape from slavery to his courageous struggle in the face of prejudice, Fr. Tolton’s inspiring life centers around his message of reconciliation and hope.

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Prayer Line

Did you know that Sacred Heart has a Prayer Line open to all parishioners?
If you need prayers for any situation please call Dee Milzarek at 784-3272 and she will begin the phone line process.
There IS power in prayer!


We are having a reception Sunday, April 22 after the 9:00 Mass in honor of those who have been accepted into full Communion with the Catholic Church at the Easter Vigil Mass at St. Jude. These participants have worked hard over the past several months and the Vigil is not the end, but the beginning, of their journey with the Catholic Church.

We are especially celebrating Janet Mathia and Kristina Horner.