Bishop Malloy's Public Schedule
August 8, 2021
Cathedral Mass @ 7:30am
August 8, 2021
Festa Italiana Mass @ 10am at Boylan Catholic High School
August 9, 2021
Installation of Pastor, Very Rev. Robert Jones, St. Thomas the Apostle in Crystal Lake @ 5:30pm
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August 10, 2021
Installation of Pastor, Reverend Matthew DeBlock, Sacred Heart Parish in Marengo @ 5:30pm
August 11, 2021
Mass for the Feast of St. Clare at Corpus Christi Monastery @ 8am
August 11, 2021
Installation of Pastor Rev. John Evans, St. Patrick Parish/Dixon @ 5:30pm
August 12, 2021
Installation of Pastor Rev. Keith Romke, St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Parish/Crystal Lake @ 5:30pm
August 15, 2021
St. Bridget 75th Anniversary Mass at St. Bridget Parish/Loves Park @ 11am
August 15, 2021
Cathedral Mass @ 730am
August 16, 2021
Installation of Pastor Very Rev. Stephen St. Jules, St. Katherine Drexel Parish/ Sugar Grove @ 5:30pm
August 17, 2021
Installation of Pastor Very Rev. Peter Snieg, St. Thomas Aquinas Parish/Freeport @ 5:30pm
August 18, 2021
Installation of Pastor, Rev. William Antillon – SS. Peter & Paul, Virgil and St. Mary of the Assumption, Maple Park, to be held at SS. Peter & Paul, Virgil @ 5:30pm
August 19, 2021
Installation of Pastor, Rev. Josue Lara – St. Nicholas Parish, Aurora @ 5:30pm
August 22, 2021
Cathedral Mass @ 7:30am
August 22, 2021
Silver and Gold Mass, St. Mary Parish, Huntley @ 2:30pm

Employment Opportunities

May God be glorified in all things through Jesus Christ. (1 Peter 4:11)

The Diocese of Rockford employs about 3,000 people in the 11 counties that it serves. Some of its employees are secretaries, teachers, musicians, computer technologists, custodial, accountants, business managers, liturgists, etc. Positions can be full and part-time.

Please note: jobs from within the Rockford Diocese are indicated with next to the title.

If you would like to submit a job posting for this page, please email it to
Director of Communications - Catholic Conference of Illinois
Directs and oversees communications initiatives that effectively describe and promote the Catholic Conference of Illinois (CCI) and its advocacy agenda. Develops and promotes strategic methods to mobilize support for issues and ideas CCI supports.
Posted: July 19, 2021
Donor Relations / Database Coordinator
Diocese of Joliet - Working with the Chief Development Officer and the Associate Director of Development, this position is an integral part of the fundraising team and Development Office.
Posted: July 9, 2021
Director, Life and Family Evangelization Office     
The Director of Life and Family Evangelization serves a ministerial role as a Diocesan resource on the pastoral care of the family and related topics such as marriage preparation and enrichment, life and dignity issues and natural family planning.
Posted: June 29, 2021
Features/Multi-Media Editor     
The Observer, official Catholic Newspaper for the Diocese of Rockford seeks a full-time Features/Multi-Media Graphics professional. Primary responsibility will be to paginate pages, develop artwork and features for The Observer, in print and across all digital platforms.
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The successful candidate will possess and have demonstrated excellent writing and editing skills, expertise with Adobe InDesign and related software including Photoshop. Experience in website design, audio and video editing skills and photography is a plus. Experienced Candidate should be a practicing Catholic with a bachelor’s degree in communication, journalism, graphics or related field.

To apply send a cover letter, resume with references, along with samples or links to writing and graphic clips to the Director of Communication and Publications at
Posted: May 7, 2021
English Instructor     
Marmion Academy, a competitive Catholic college-preparatory academy for boys seeks an experienced instructor in English for the 2021–2022 Academic Year.
Posted: July 19, 2021
Business Manager – St. Margaret Mary Parish, Naperville, IL
The business manager is the full-time manager of the administrative functions of the parish; oversees and has responsibility for parish accounting and finances, property management, personnel, and facilities utilization; supervises maintenance and church support staff; effectively communicates and collaborates with the pastor, staff, and volunteers.
Posted: July 24, 2021
Accompanist (Part time)     
St. Charles Borromeo Parish in Hampshire IL is looking to hire a part time pianist and/or organist to accompany the adult choir, as well as play for various other masses throughout the year. Applicants must have experience playing a variety of musical styles and work well in a team setting. If interested, please contact Tess Gisseler at or (847)464-0107 for further details.
Posted: July 9, 2021
Director of Faith Formation
Seeking a full time, energetic, faithful Catholic who is excited to serve the Church at Our Lady of the Assumption Catholic Parish in Beloit, Wi. (OLA). OLA is a welcoming, vibrant community of 1,200 households.
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Responsibilities include planning and facilitating of the Religious Education program, Youth Ministry, RCIA, and Adult Formation. The person will work as a team with the Pastor, parish staff, and parishioners.

We are looking for an individual who has experience within a parish setting along with educational/theological studies. This candidate takes initiative and is highly organized. They possess strong communication skills, including various social media platforms; bilingual is a plus. Some evening and weekend work will be necessary.

For more information on the position or to apply, please email a resume and cover letter to Marianne Stanton at
Posted: July 8, 2021
Part-time Bookkeeper     
St. Joseph and St. Mary Parishes in Freeport, Ill., are looking for a part-time bookkeeper. Duties include the management of all monetary filings, check writing and payroll processing. Computer skills, including use of QuickBooks required. Budget planning for the fiscal year in coordination with the finance councils are also required. The bookkeeper will assist parishioners entering the office and answer phone calls in coordination with the secretary. If you are interested, please contact Father Timothy Barr at 815-232-8271, ext. 7.
Posted: July 2, 2021
Finance Manager – Saints Peter & Paul Catholic Church, Naperville, IL
The parish finance manager is responsible for managing and directing all financial aspects of the parish and school including but not limited to financial reporting and analysis, accounting, payroll, accounts payable, budgeting, internal controls, insurance (working with Catholic Mutual), human resources, and legal matters (working with either the Diocesan in House Attorney or external attorney when assigned).
Posted: June 29, 2021
Director/Coordinator of Music & Liturgy     
Sacred Heart has a job opening for a Director/Coordinator of Music & Liturgy. This position will be part time and salary is commensurate with experience. We would like to have this person start in July in order to have on the job training before our current director leaves. Applications and a detailed position description can be found in the parish office or online at Contact Karen or Julie in the parish office for more details: 815-625-1134 or
Posted: June 24, 2021
Pastoral Minister and Advocate for High School Youth and Young Adult Ministry
Are you on fire for sharing the Gospel and the love of Jesus Christ with youth and young adults? Do you have a passion for helping others grow in their Catholic faith? St. Patrick- St. Anthony Parish in beautiful Grand Haven, Michigan, led by our Pastor Fr. Chuck Schwartz, is looking for a person who understands missional discipleship and yearns to join a team of dedicated, professional lay ministers to carry out our parish vision to inspire every heart to know, love and serve Jesus Christ.
Posted: June 22, 2021
Director of Religious Education --- Part-Time     
Ministry to a small parish of roughly 300 families. Responsibilities center around religious education for grades K-8, and include preparation for First Communion and Confirmation. Familiarity with Family Faith Formation model preferred, but not required.
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Interested parties may submit resume and cover letter, by post or email, to

Resurrection Catholic Church
2918 South Country Club Road
Woodstock, IL 60098
Posted: June 7, 2021
Associate Director of Family and Youth Evangelization and Catechesis for Grades 6-12.
Our Lady of Mercy Parish is seeking a full-time Associate Director for Family and Youth Catechesis and Evangelization for Grades 6-12.
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The Associate Director will work with a ministry team to develop and grow disciples for Christ and send them on mission. Primary focus will be spent working with high school teens and their families, while providing support for the other catechetical/evangelization ministries of the parish. An applicant must have experience in youth or family ministry, rooted in the Catholic faith and have a Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree in Religious Studies, or Pastoral Ministry or related field. Benefits are offered with this position.

Please submit resume to Dave Miserendino at Our Lady of Mercy Parish via email at or mail at 701 S. Eola Road, Aurora IL 60504.
Posted: June 3, 2021
Director of Finance
Responsible for the financial actions of the Parish/Grade School, including but not limited to; payroll, budgeting, investments, accounts payable and receivable, Insurance, financial reporting, and data entry. Provides information as requested by the accounting staff at the Grade School. Works in an ongoing manner with IC College Prep accountant.
Posted: May 20, 2021
Catholic Charities
Ombudsman Job Posting     
Catholic Charities – Diocese of Rockford seeks a full time (37.5 hr./week) employee for the Long Term Care Ombudsman Program in the nine county service area of northwestern Illinois (Boone, Carroll, DeKalb, Jo Daviess, Lee, Ogle, Stephenson, Whiteside and Winnebago counties). The person selected will serve as an advocate for residents of the licensed long-term care facilities.
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The successful candidate will be highly motivated, caring, compassionate, and have excellent communication skills. Knowledge of the long-term care system and community resources is preferred. Minimum qualifications include a Bachelor degree from an accredited college or university, and adherence to the ethical and moral norms of the Catholic Church and its principles of charity and justice. Computer skills, travel within the Diocese (nine-county service area) and occasional travel for training or meetings are required. Bi-lingual Spanish speaking is preferred.

Interested candidates should send a cover letter and resume by August 25, 2021 to:

Catholic Charities Ombudsman Program
Attn: Julie Schuppner
431 S. Phelps Ave. Suite 607
Rockford, IL 61108
Posted: July 27, 2021
Emergency Assistance Caseworker     
Catholic Charities – Diocese of Rockford seeks a part-time employee for the Emergency Assistance Program in the Belvidere office. The Emergency Assistance Caseworker will respond to individuals who are seeking assistance, complete applications and submit disbursement requests. The caseworker will also provide appropriate resources and referrals to callers. The successful candidate will be highly motivated, caring, compassionate, and have excellent communication skills. Individuals bilingual in Spanish are encouraged to apply.
Posted: July 27, 2021
Ombudsman Administrative Assistant     
Catholic Charities – Diocese of Rockford seeks a part-time employee for the Ombudsman office. This employee will provide administrative support to Ombudsman Program staff and in the daily operation of the office.
Posted: July 27, 2021
Hiring Immediately
The Bishop Lane Retreat Center is hiring multiple HOUSEKEEPING and KITCHEN positions. Experience is welcomed, but not necessary. We have shifts to fit almost any schedule. Call 815.965.5011 or email for ways to apply.
Posted: July 27, 2021