St. Mary Church in Downs

St. Mary Church in Downs is a small country parish located in Downs, Illinois. Our parish is home to a warm, welcoming group of dedicated and faith-filled parishioners. We invite you to visit for Mass and see all that St. Mary’s has to offer!

Growing Disciples Round 2 Parish Models

Click the button below to view the latest information on Bishop Louis Tylka’s Growing Disciples program. Then mark your calendar and join us on Sunday, October 8th following the 9am Mass for a town hall meeting where you can get your questions answered and submit your feedback.

Growing Disciples Information

*NEW!* Join our Funeral Luncheon Committee!

This new ministry is open to anyone that wants to give their time and/or talent. We are all called to be the “hands and feet” of Jesus. Are you willing to accept this challenge? Sign up to be part of the Funeral Luncheon committee! Those that have helped served at a luncheon in the past will tell you it is a rewarding experience. Volunteers are needed to help cook and serve meals following funerals hosted at our parish. No previous skills required. Please click the button below for more details and to sign up!

Funeral Luncheon Sign Up
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