"...integrating Christ's message into the lives of our students, faculty, & staff and thereby carrying into the world."
Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament
Daily Prayer & Blessings
Special blessings will be offered for the following groups:
|Sophomores||October 11 (Boys)||October 12 (Girls)|
|Seniors||During the Senior Mission Week|
First Friday | All are welcome on the First Friday of each month during the Enrichment Period in the chapel to pray the rosary. This devotion has been prayed monthly since 2004.
Stations of the Cross | Stations of the Cross may be found in the chapel. The entire student body prays the Stations on the Wednesday of Holy Week.
Religious Vocation Discernment | Students who feel they are being called to be a religious brother, sister, or priest should reach out to Fr. Bill or Mrs. Mattix-Wand.
Sacramental Preparation | Students seeking to become Catholic or Catholic students who have not completed their initiation through the Sacraments of Holy Eucharist or Confirmation should reach out to one of the Campus Ministry staff.
CAMPUS MINISTRY STAFF
Fr. Bill Kessler, Chaplain
Priest for the Diocese of Springfield of IL; pastor of St. Alphonsus Church, Brighton, IL & St. John the Evangelist Church, Mendora.
1989 Graduate of MCHS
2013-present MCHS Chaplain
Mrs. Paula Mattix-Wand, Campus Minister
Member of Our Lady Queen of Peace Catholic Church in Bethalto, IL
Parent of 2 MCHS graduates
28 years of experience in faith formation in the diocese
2000-present at MCHS