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Weekend of Oct. 31 - Nov. 1


Please welcome Fr. John Gillespie who will be with us to celebrate Masses
and tell us about the work of Unbound, a lay Catholic sponsorship ministry that helps 
children and elderly in 19 developing countries

To learn more:
(800) 875-6564 

visit Unbound online at

Mass Intention Policies

Effective March 1, 2020


In our Catholic Parish, there are many requests for scheduling such Mass intentions
.IOP Parish has only a certain amount of Mass intention opportunities.
The following policies are being implemented in order to accommodate the numerous requests in a reasonable and fair manner.

MyParish App

App for catholic life every day

A great mobile app to connect & stay up-to-date with our parish


Text to phone

number 88202, or
download from Apple Store or Google Play


Safe Environment Training

If you need to take the virtual Safe Environment Training course, please go to environment-training-125

Next classes are:
Tues., Nov 17 - 7 pm English Wed., Oct 28  -7 pm  Spanish Wed., Nov 18 - 7 pm Spanish

If two of you plan to attend using the same computer/tablet/phone, please call Sr Barbara Marie at 347-4196 ext 401

Catholic Day of Giving

Dec. 1

IOP Catholic Church will be participating with our nation's first ever

Catholic Day of Giving!
search for Infant of

Prague Catholic Church
Donate $25 or more

Our goal is $5000
Areas of focus for funds

Women's Issues,

Education, Poverty and Hunger

Calling IOP School Alumni

A Database is being created for students who attended 
Holy Spirit

St. Francis of Assisi

Infant of Prague

If you wish to be included, please go to:

Must be at least 18 years of age to participate

Soup Kitchen Volunteers

Infant of Prague Church is responsible for providing volunteers to work the
Onslow Community Ministries Soup Kitchen


during the week of

November 16 - 20

If interested, contact
Joe Frank

Religious Articles Room


In order to stay in compliance with Gov. Cooper's mandates during Covid-19, the Religious Articles Room will be open for business with stipulations.

Click below for the list of stipulations to be followed

Food Pantry

Help is needed to restock the food pantry



  • Large & small cans of soup

  • Canned tuna

  • Baked beans

  • Ravioli

  • Canned chicken

  • Ramen noodles

  • Rice

  • Cold cereal

  • Mac n’ cheese

  • Canned & bags of beans

Life Chain

Sunday, Nov. 1


in front of the Jacksonville Mall

If interested in participating contact:

Steph Gibbs  

Shay De Candia

Signs will be provided

Blessed Virgin Shrine

Construction is underway for a privately-funded Shrine for the Blessed Virgin Mary and a Columbaria.

Located behind the church next to the parking lot.

Projected completion date
late summer/early fall

Rosary Conference Call

A conference call line has been established for anyone wishing to pray the rosary


 The rosary will be prayed every night at 7pm

Anyone who would like to join in is welcome

To join:

Dial 701-802-5275 
use the code 8429450#

Prayer Chain

We are here to pray for you!


Have  prayers said for you and yours


Be a part of the Prayer Chain Ministry



Rosary Making Group

Meets the 3rd Wednesday of the Month


Parish Hall

We make cord and bead Rosaries for the missions.

Everyone is welcome to attend!

For info:

Theresa Bogue

St. Joseph Carmelite Community

Secular Order of Discalced Carmelites

We are lay people who

are members of the Carmelite Order

Meets the 1st Saturday of the month  at

St. Mark's Catholic Church, Wilmington

For more info:

Theresa Bogue 


Benedictine Oblates

St. Michael the Archangel Deanery is the local chapter of Benedictine Oblates of St. Vincent Archabbey


Meet the 3rd Tuesday of the month in the Parish Hall Library at 7PM

More info:
Annemarie 912 245-7920


 Stephanie - 412-623-9550 

Infant of Prague Catholic Church

214 Marine Blvd.

Jacksonville, NC 28540


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Last Updated  10/23/20