Diocese of Joliet

Home » Office of the Bishop » Re-opening Parish Status

Office of the Bishop

Re-Opening Parishes
Pastoral Letter / Carta Pastoral
About the Bishop
History of Our Bishops

COVID-19 Diocese of Joliet Re-Opening

Re-opening Communications  |  Parish Status
Forms & Links  |  FAQ's  |  Contact

[Last Updated: 11/17/2020 at 8:37 am]
Parishes Approved

Phase II Approved

Parishes approve for Phase II may hold Sunday Mass and Holy Day Mass services, in addition to the Phase I/IA services listed below, beginning June 6, 2020, and Daily Mass beginning June 8, 2020. You must still contact your parish about availability of services, procedures for attending, and instructions on how to sign up in cases of limited attendance capacity.
**in all cases, masks must be worn and social distancing must be observed**
**the dispensation from Sunday obligation remains in force**

Phase I/IA Approved

Parishes approved for Phase 1/1A have in place all security precautions for the opening of churches. They have completed a Parish Re-Opening Plan (submitted by the pastor and signed by proposed volunteers). These parishes may begin services with ten (10) or fewer people for Baptism, Reconciliation, Weddings, Funerals, Private Church Visits, Benediction and Adoration.
**in all cases, masks must be worn and social distancing must be observed**

Application Received

West DuPage Deanery (+ additional sites approved) Applied I/IA  II
St. Isidore, Bloomingdale
Corpus Christi, Carol Stream
St. Luke, Carol Stream
Queenship of Mary, Glen Ellyn
St. James the Apostle, Glen Ellyn (+ Parking Lot)
St. Petronille, Glen Ellyn
St. Matthew, Glendale Heights
Divine Mercy, Lombard
St. Walter, Roselle
St. Irene, Warrenville
Resurrection, Wayne
St. Mary, West Chicago
St. Daniel the Prophet, Wheaton
St. Mark, Wheaton
St. Michael, Wheaton (+ Adoration chapel)
St. John the Baptist, Winfield (+outdoor)

East DuPage Deanery (+ additional sites approved) Applied I/IA II
St. Joseph, Addison
St. Philip the Apostle, Addison
St. Alexis, Bensenville
St. Charles Borromeo, Bensenville
Mary, Queen of Heaven, Elmhurst
Immaculate Conception, Elmhurst
Visitation, Elmhurst (+ Adoration chapel)
St. Andrew Kim, Itasca
St. Peter the Apostle, Itasca
Christ the King, Lombard
Sacred Heart, Lombard
St. Pius X, Lombard
Ascension, Oakbrook Terrace
St. Alexander, Villa Park

St. John the Apostle, Villa Park
Holy Ghost, Wood Dale

South DuPage Deanery (+ additional sites approved) Applied I/IA II
Our Lady of Mercy, Aurora (+ parking lot; Parish Life Center for overflow)
Notre Dame, Clarendon Hills
Our Lady of Mt. Carmel, Darien
Our Lady of Peace, Darien
Divine Savior, Downers Grove
St. Joseph, Downers Grove
St. Mary of Gostyn, Downers Grove
St. Isaac Jogues, Hinsdale (+Adoration chapel)
St. Joan of Arc, Lisle
***Benedictine University Chapel
St. Elizabeth Seton, Naperville
St. Margaret Mary, Naperville (+ outdoor Mass)
Sts. Peter & Paul, Naperville
St. Raphael, Naperville
St. Thomas the Apostle, Naperville
Holy Trinity, Westmont
Christ the Servant, Woodridge
St. Scholastica, Woodridge

North Will / Kendall Deanery (+ additional sites approved) Applied I/IA II
St. Dominic, Bolingbrook
St. Francis of Assisi, Bolingbrook
St. Bernard, Homer Glen
Our Mother of Good Counsel, Homer Glen
St. Francis Xavier, Joliet (+ parking lot Mass)
Our Lady of Korean Martyrs Mission, Lockport
St. Dennis, Lockport (+ parking lot, narthex, gym)
St. Joseph, Lockport
St. John Vianney, Lockport
Holy Spirit, Naperville
St. Anne, Oswego
St. Mary Immaculate, Plainfield (+ parking lot)
St. Mary, Plano (+ outdoor)
St. Andrew, Romeoville (+ outdoor)
Holy Family, Shorewood
St. Patrick, Yorkville (+ parking lot)
Lewis University Chapel, Romeoville

Joliet Deanery Parish (+ additional sites approved) Applied I/IA II
St. Ambrose, Crest Hill
St. Anne, Crest Hill
Cathedral of St. Raymond, Joliet
Holy Cross, Joliet
Our Lady of Mt. Carmel, Joliet (+ chapel)
Sacred Heart, Joliet
St. Anthony, Joliet
St. Bernard, Joliet
St. John the Baptist, Joliet
St. Joseph, Joliet (+ cemetery grotto)
St. Jude, Joliet
St. Mary Magdelene, Joliet
St. Mary Nativity, Joliet
St. Patrick, Joliet
St. Paul the Apostle, Joliet
St. Joseph, Rockdale
University of St. Francis, Joliet - (Main Campus: St. Joseph Chapel, Tower Hall Chapel)
University of St. Francis, Joliet - (St. Clare Campus: IC Chapel)
University of St. Francis, Joliet - (Quad and Pavilion)

South Will / Grundy Deanery (+ additional sites approved) Applied I/IA II
Immaculate Conception, Braidwood (+ Adoration Chapel)
St. Ann, Channahon
Assumption BVM, Coal City (+ Adoration Chapel)
St. Lawrence O' Toole Chapel, Essex      
St. Anthony, Frankfort
Sacred Heart, Kinsman
St. Joseph, Manhattan
St. Mary, Minooka
St. Mary, Mokena (+ outdoor Mass, Confession)
St. Boniface, Monee
Immaculate Conception, Morris
St. Jude, New Lenox
St. Mary, Park Forest
St. Paul the Apostle, Peotone
St. Mary Mission, Reddick
St. Lawrence, South Wilmington
St. Liborius, Steger
St. Rose, Wilmington
St. Patrick, Wilton Center

Kankakee Deanery (+ additional sites approved) Applied I/IA II
Maternity BVM, Bourbonnais (+ grotto)
St. Joseph, Bradley
Sacred Heart, Goodrich
St. Margaret Mary, Herscher
Sacred Heart Mission, Hopkins Park
St. James the Apostle, Irwin
St. John Paul II, Kankakee (+ outdoor Mass)
St. Patrick, Kankakee
St. Joseph, Manteno (+ church hall)
St. Patrick, Momence
St. Anne, St. Anne
St. George, St. George (+ parking lot)

Ford / Iroquois Deanery (+ additional sites approved) Applied I/IA II
Assumption BVM, Ashkum
St. Mary, Beaverville
Sts. Mary & Joseph, Chebanse
St. Peter, Clifton
St. Joseph Mission, Crescent City
Our Lady of Lourdes, Gibson City
Immaculate Conception, Gilman
St. John the Baptist Mission, L'Erable      
St. Joseph Mission, Loda
St. Mary, Paxton
St. Peter, Piper City      
Immaculate Conception Mission, Roberts
St. Edmund, Watseka