Bishop Malloy's Public Schedule
October 27, 2020
Dixon - 5:30 p.m., Mass and Installation as Pastor of Fr. Timothy Draper at St. Anne Church
October 28, 2020
DeKalb - 5:30 p.m., Mass and Installation as Pastor of Fr. Kyle Manno at Christ the Teacher Church
November 1, 2020
Rockford - 7:30 a.m., Mass at the Cathedral of St. Peter
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November 3, 2020
East Dubuque - 5:30 p.m., Mass and Installation as Pastor of Fr. Peter Snieg of St. Mary, East Dubuque and Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary, Menominee at St. Mary Church
November 6, 2020
Loves Park - 9:30 a.m., Boylan CCHS Donor Mass at St. Bridget Church
November 7, 2020
9:00 a.m., Virtual Meeting of the Diocesan Pastoral Council
November 8, 2020
Rockford - 7:30 a.m., Mass at the Cathedral of St. Peter
November 10, 2020
Spring Grove - 5:30 p.m., Confirmation at St. Peter Church

Diocesan Offices

Pastoral Services

Bishop Lane Retreat Center
7708 East McGregor Road
Rockford, IL 61102

Kristen Sapoznik
(815) 965-5011
FAX: (815) 965-5811


Catholic Charismatic Renewal Services
Diocesan Liaison:
Ron Bergman
1910 Bracknel Blvd
Rockford, IL 61103

Spiritual Director:
Msgr. Thomas C. Brady P.A.

Associate Spiritual Director:
Rev. Christopher Kuhn

Assistant Spiritual Director for
Spanish-Speaking Prayer Groups:

Rev. Andres Salinas
(815) 654-8420

Catholic League
(Confronting Discrimination against the Church)

Steven Garbe
1404 Red Oak Lane
Rockford, IL 61107
(815) 519-8056

(815) 226-8191

Catholic Women's League
Mary Ellen Nash
5790 Jackies Dr
Loves Park, IL

Spiritual Director:
Rev. Leonard Jacobs
(815) 713-0187

Christ in the Wilderness
Private/directed retreats only

Executive Director:
Sr. Julia Marie Bathon, OSF
7500 S. Randecker Road
Stockton, IL 61085
(815) 947-2476

Cultivation Ministries
Helping Parishes Develop Disciple-making
Youth Ministries Through Training, Consulting
& Resourcing Adult & Teen Leaders

Executive Director:
Frank Mercadante
P.O. Box 662
St. Charles, IL 60174
(630) 513-8222

Cursillo Movement
English Spiritual Advisor:

Spanish Spiritual Advisor:
Rev. William Vallejo
3004 11th St
Rockford, IL 61109

Lay Directors:
Scott Long (English)

Marisela Rodriguez-Garcia (Spanish)

(815) 229-0282

(815) 282-0616

(630) 853-9202

Deaf Apostolate
P.O. Box 7044
Rockford, IL 61125

Rev. Msgr. Glenn L. Nelson, JCL

Administrative Assistant:
Jaki Parsons
Voice: (815) 399-4300
VP: (815) 217-2234
FAX: (815) 399-5266



Diocesan Council of Catholic Women
Cathy Vendemia
107 Wenatchee Way
Poplar Grove, IL 61065

Diocesan Moderator:
Rev. Msgr. Thomas L. Dzielak, VF
708 Tenth Avenue
Rock Falls, IL 61071
(815) 765-3384

(815) 625-4508

Divine Worship and RCIA Resources
Rev. Jonathan P. Bakkelund
1891 Kaneville Rd.
Geneva, IL 60134

(630) 232-0124
FAX: (630) 232-9262

Ecumenical and Interreligious Affairs
Bishop's Delegate:
Rev. Alejandro del Toro, S.T.L.
(815) 965-9539

Emmaus Journey
Spiritual Director (English):
Rev. Paul White

Spiritual Director (Spanish):
Rev. Jhackson Garcia
(815) 385-5673

(815) 338-3377

Family Life
See Life & Family Evangelization Office

Filipino Catholic Ministry
Rev. Ariel A. Valencia
5N939 Meredith Road
Virgil, IL 60151
(630) 365-6618

Lay Auxiliaries of the Blessed Sacrament
Mary Sehr
8429 Al-Ben-Ken
Roscoe, IL 61073
(815) 668-8893

Lay Dominicans
St. Peter Martyr Chapter

Harvey D. Newcomb II, OP
P.O. Box 53
Rockton, IL 61072
(815) 624-7619

Patrick Derry
1615 Secluded Woods Drive
Rockford, IL 61107

Spiritual Advisor:
Rev. Msgr. Daniel Deutsch
St. Bridget Church
600 Clifford Avenue
Loves Park, IL 61111

(815) 847-7930

(815) 633-6311

Legion of Mary
President (English):
Barbara J. Olson
Care of: Holy Family Parish
4401 Highcrest Road
Rockford, IL 61107

Spiritual Director (English):
Rev. Steven Sabo

Spiritual Director (Spanish):
Rev. Darwin Florez
(815) 544-1722

Life & Family Evangelization Office
P.O. Box 7044
Rockford, IL 61125

Jennifer Collins

Coordinator of Outreach & Marriage Preparation:
Kassandra Salgado

Coordinator of Project Rachel:
Kathy Berkes

Administrative Assistant:
Laura Christianson

Spiritual Director:
Rev. Jeremy Trowbridge
(815) 399-4300
FAX: (815) 399-6303






Magnificat Ministry to Catholic Women
Jacklyn Faber
582 Cress Creek Terrace
Crystal Lake, IL 60014

Spiritual Director:
Deacon Joe Phelan
Church of Holy Apostles, McHenry
(815) 455-2057

Mary's Messengers
Connie Austin
3224 Ironwood Avenue
Rockford, IL 61109
(815) 874-7678

Mooseheart Child City and School, Inc.
255 James J. Davis Dr
Mooseheart, IL 60539

Executive Director:
Gary L. Urwiler

(All Sacramental Records for Mooseheart
are kept at Holy Cross Church, Batavia)
(630) 906-3601
FAX: (630) 859-6630

Naim Program
Rev. Richard Kramer
P.O. Box 103
Harmon, IL 61042
(815) 359-0123

Propagation of the Faith, Society for the
P.O. Box 7044
Rockford, IL 61125

Rev. Msgr. Glenn L. Nelson, J.C.L., V.G..
(815) 399-4300
FAX: (815) 399-5266

Queen of the Americas Guild
Christopher Smoczynski
311 Kautz Road
St. Charles, IL 60174

Episcopal Moderator:
Most Rev. Joseph J. Madera, M. Sp.S.
Auxiliary Archbishop for the Military Services, USA
(630) 584-1822
FAX: (630) 587-2200

Diocesan Scout Chaplain:
Rev. Colin Easton
St. Elizabeth Ann Seton
1023 McHenry Avenue
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
(815) 459-3033

Secular Discalced Carmelites
Amanda Hudson, OCDS

Formation Director:
Darlene Bachta, OCDS

Spiritual Assistant:
Rev. John Gow
(815) 395-0566

(815) 994-1817


Secular Franciscan Order
Mother Cabrini Regional Fraternity


Lorna Miressi, OFS
438 Ramona Ave.
Elgin, IL 60120

Regional Spiritual Assistant:
Brother Marc Sheckells, OFM

Fraternities in the Diocese of Rockford:
St. Anthony of Padua, Rockford
St. Francis of Assisi, Crystal Lake
St. Francis of Assisi - Fox Valley, St. Charles
(630) 336-0911

St. Benedict, Oblates

Director Rev. Joel Rippenger, O.S.B.
Marmion Abbey
850 Butterfield Road
Aurora, IL 60504

(630) 897-7215 x325

St. Francis Fraternity Secular Franciscan Order
Vickie Klick, SFO
1230 E. Wilson Street
Batavia, IL 60510

Spiritual Asst:
Bro. Joe Middleton, OFM
St. Peter's in the Loop
110 W. Madison Street
Chicago, IL 60602
(630) 879-6720

(312) 272-5111

St. Joseph and Sons
Dale Dickinson
(815) 979-0466

St. Vincent DePaul, Society of
Susan Wiland
P.O. Box 68
Hampshire, IL 60140

Spiritual Advisor:
Deacon Jim Dombek
(847) 274-0233

Vietnamese Catholic Ministry
Rev. Anthony Vu Khac Long
321 Pine Street
DeKalb, IL 60115
(815) 312-9661
FAX: (815) 758-2487

Villa Desiderata Retreat House
Brother Patrick T. Drohan, CSV
3015 N. Bay View Lane
McHenry, IL 60051
Retreat house: (815) 385-2264
Retreat Coordinators: (847) 772-4927

Worldwide Marriage Encounter
Adam and Michelle Engman
P.O. Box 512
Cherry Valley, IL 61016
Reservations: (888) 574-5653