Bishop Malloy's Public Schedule
June 3, 2023
ROCKFORD - 11:00 a.m., Ordination of Rev. Mr. Connor Orabutt to the Priesthood and Grant Colborn and Jeffrey Filipski to the Transitional Diaconate, Cathedral of St. Peter
June 4, 2023
ROCKFORD - 7:30 a.m., Sunday Mass, Cathedral of St. Peter
June 7, 2023
CARPENTERSVILLE - 6:30 p.m., Mass and installation of Father William Vallejo as pastor, St. Monica Parish
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June 10, 2023
ROCKFORD - 9:00 a.m., Diocesan Pastoral Council Meeting, Diocesan Administration Center
June 11-16, 2023
ORLANDO, Fla. - United States Conference of Catholic Bishops Spring General Meeting

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Parish Boundaries
Very Rev. James R. Keenan, V.F.
Very Rev. James R. Keenan, V.F.

Rev. Carlos A. Monsalve
Rev. Carlos A. Monsalve
Parochial Vicar

St. Mary, Sterling
Sterling Deanery

Very Rev. James R. Keenan, V.F., Pastor
Rev. Carlos A. Monsalve, Parochial Vicar
509 Avenue B  (Church)
Sterling, IL 61081

600 Avenue B  (Office)
Sterling, IL 61081


School Website:


Phone: (815) 625-0640
(815) 625-4768 (Rectory)
Fax: (815) 625-1684

Mass Times:
Sunday:7:00 a.m., 8:30 a.m., 10:00 a.m., *11:30 a.m.
Monday:8:30 a.m.
Tuesday:8:30 a.m.
Wednesday:^8:30 a.m.
Thursday:8:30 a.m.
Friday:8:30 a.m.
Saturday:8:30 a.m., 5:00 p.m.
Holy Day:See church bulletin or website.
*  Spanish Mass
^  School Schedule (in church)

Sacrament of Reconciliation:
Saturday: 4:00-4:30 p.m.

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Founded:  1863
Built:  1898
Registered Families:  1163
Church Capacity:  425-480