Former St. Mary Mokena Parish Priest — Father Vytas Memenas — Recounts WW II and His Pastorate

The Mokena Marian┬árecently visited Father Vytas Memenas to learn his story, one that begins in the tumult of wartime Europe and continues through the tenures of five Joliet Bishops. Click on the following site to read the story (https://themokenamarian.com/2018/05/15/former-saint-mary-mokena-pastor-recounts-past/): Former…

Parish Twinning Program to Host National Conference and 4Oth-Anniversary Celebration in August in Nashville

  The Parish Twinning Program of the Americas (PTPA) will host its 2018 National Conference and 40th Anniversary Celebration, Aug. 24-26 in Nashville at the Diocese of Nashville Catholic Pastoral Center and The Inn at Opryland Hotel. Individuals from Catholic…