The Catholic Parish of St. Isidore, encompassing the churches of St. Celestine (Celestine, IN) and St. Raphael (Dubois, IN) is located in the rolling hills of Northeast Dubois County in Southern Indiana, near Patoka Lake. Our two Churches are united in faith, family and community. Please join us in worship!

Mission Statement - We, the parish of St. Isidore, witness to the world the love of Christ we have received in the Sacraments, and we invite others to personally experience the Grace of God through prayer, acts of service, and spiritual formation.

Friday
Feb232018

Ministry Brunch ~ Sunday, March 4, 2018

Ministry Brunch- All Are Invited

Sunday, March 4th, 2018 after 10 a.m. Mass at St. Raphael Church basement

Come hear about the different Parish Ministries and what they do.  The Grace Co-op is asking a representative from each Parish Ministry to come and speak briefly about what they do for the church and the community.  Everyone is invited, all age groups.  Bring a friend!  Bring the entire family!  This is an informational brunch, a time to learn more about what is happening in our Parish.

Friday
Feb232018

Parish Mission ~ March 11-13, 2018

Fr. Leo Patlinghug

Sunday, March 11, 2018
St. Celestine Church
7-8pm

Monday, March 12, 2018
St. Raphael Church
7-8pm

Tuesday, March 13, 2018
St. Celestine Church
7-8pm

For more information on Fr. Leo visit https://fatherleofeeds.com/ 

Click HERE for a printable flyer.

Thursday
Feb222018

ST. ISIDORE RELIGIOUS ED. FISH FRY

   

                              FRIDAY, February 23
Drive-thru & Dine-in  at the St. Celestine Hall

        Serving begins at 4:30pm till sold out

Meal consists of catfish fillets, german fries, slaw, dessert and bread
                                  Prepared by Sander Catering
              Proceeds benefit the St. Isidore religious ed. program
                             Plate available for $10.00
                     


Donations of desserts would be appreciated. Drop off desserts on Wednesday evening Feb. 21  at both campus kitchens.  Or at the St. Celestine campus kitchen 8am till 7:00pm on Feb. 22 & 23                   

Thursday
Feb222018

Ministry Schedule


Here is the schedule for all ministries:

February/March Schedule

April/May Schedule (Includes Holy Week & Easter)

Contact Janice Betz  at jbetz@evdio.org if you have any questions.

If you would like to make changes to your current involvement, or would like to sign up to another ministry, please compete the ministry registration form below and return in the collection basket or to either Parish Office.

Ministry Registration Form

 

 

Wednesday
Feb212018

Religious Ed Breakfast March 18


St. Isidore will have their Religious Education Breakfast on Sunday, March 18, at St. Celestine Hall. Serving will begin at 8:30am until 10:30am. The menu consists of Scrambled eggs, sausage links, pancakes, fruit cups, orange juice, milk and coffee. There is a free will offering. 


                                                             
EASTER EGG HUNTS

March 18 after the 8:00am Mass -
St. Celestine Church
Meet under the church carport
Pictures will be available with the Easter Bunny. 

March 25 after the 10:00am Mass -
St. Raphael Church 

Sunday
Feb112018

Missionaries to Dupity, Haiti

Asking for daily prayers for the local missionaries headed to Dupity, Haiti.  Nobody from St. Isidore is going this time, but this team represents us.  See the amazing list below of all they hope to accomplish in this trip.  Please pray for safety, health, and the Lord bless their efforts with success.
- 5 days of eye clinic by Dr. Tim Troutman and distribution of glasses donated by the Lions club
- 5 days of general medical clinic by Dr. Nord, including one day at the school
- kick-off of training on 500 water systems to serve 2000 families
- installation of solar panels/controllers/batteries on clinic and rectory
- Construction of 1-2 latrines and education on keeping human and animal waste out of water supply
- Hygiene and infant care class for the community by RN Joanie Troutman
- delivery of $4000 of medications and vitamins requested by Dr. Darlusma 
- delivery of numerous medical supplies (gloves, catheters, suture, etc)
       donated by Memorial hospital and DCH and Dr. Ruff
- delivery and instruction on ultrasound and EKG machines
- delivery of nebulizer, pulse oximetry device, glucometers and thermometer
- meeting with parish council, microcredit women, agriculture program, orphanage
Saturday
Feb102018

Homily 2018/02/11 - If You Wish

Saturday
Feb102018

Lenten Reflections

Thursday
Feb012018

Saturday Evening Mass Location Change

On Saturday, April 7,
Saturday evening Mass will start its rotation at
St. Celestine Church, Celestine.

Saturday evening Mass will take place at
4:30pm at St. Celestine Church until October.

Monday
Jan222018

St. Peter Celestine Church 175th Birthday 

 

TOWN OF CELESTINE CENTENNIAL CELEBRATION 

For a complete list of events visit www.celestineindiana.com         
Information on the upcoming 175th Celebration

 

 

February, 2018 thru June, 2018  
         175th Celebration                  
 

LEGACY NIGHTS         
Sunday, Feb. 11 
6:30pm till 8:30pm
St. Peter Celestine Church 
 (Feb. 18 make-up date)
Time Capsule will be dug up after the 8:00am Mass
"Our Churches" 

 Sunday, April 22 
6:00pm till 8:30pm
St. Peter Celestine Church 
Rev. Joseph Kundeck 
"Our Priests"

Wednesday, October 3 
6:30pm till 8:30pm 
St. Peter Celestine Church 
"Our Faith Journey" 

 Glenda Reckelhoff 812-634-1875 & Denise Buechler 
greckelhoff@evdio.org       dbuechler@evdio.org   
 

ST. ISIDORE PARISH MISSION     Flyer Information
 March 11-12-13, 2018
FATHER LEO PATALINGHUG
St.  Peter Celestine Church on Mar. 11 & 13
St. Raphael Church on Mar. 12
7:00pm till 8:30pm
 St. Isidore Parish Staff  634-1875
stisidore@evdio.org     

DUBOIS COUNTY MUSEUM DAY    Flyer Information
Celestine Museum Day
Sunday, April 8, 2018
1:00pm -4:00pm  EST
$5.00 Adults - $3.00 High School -
$2.00 Middle School/Elementary – 4 yrs. and under Free
Kathy Bachman 812-630-8696 & Iris Gadlage 812-389-2328
kabachman@twc.com      bigadl@psci.net  


CORPUS CHRISTI PROCESSION      Flyer Information
June 3, 2018 after the 8:00am Mass
St. Peter Celestine Church
Deacon Mike Seibert  812-482-1886
mseibert@evdio.org

 175th  CENTENNIAL DINNER    Reservation Form 
June 24, 2018
After the 10am  Mass @ St. Peter Celestine Church w/ Bishop Siegel
Dinner served at  12:00noon   Celestine Community  Club  
RSVP by Friday, June 1  $10.00 plate
Due to seating limitations, age 10 or above   Reservations due by June 3 
Judy Schroering 812-678-2432 & Kim Butler 812-639-7418
jaschroering@gmail.com     kbutlerpk@gmail.com