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  • Rev. Patrick J. Skutch

  • Deacon David Grauer

  • Deacon Laurie Michaels

In-Person Worship At St. Mary's

We celebrate an in-person service of Holy Eucharist at St. Mary's every Sunday at 10:15 A.M. Currently, we have room for 36 people. Reservations must be made in advance. To make a reservation, sign up online at:
Or, contact Christina Rompon at parishadmin@stmaryspr.org

We will continue to offer online worship on Sundays and on other special occasions for as long as the pandemic continues. To view our service online at 10:15 A.M., visit www.facebook.com/stmaryspr (no Facebook account required). 

Easter Flower Memorials and Thank Offerings

Our Easter services return to the sanctuary and we want to celebrate that with our
customary floral display!  If you had an Easter Memorial or Thank Offering in the past,
you received a letter. You can repeat your entry or edit it and return it in the envelope
provided with your check. A form is attached below  if you would like to request a new memorial.
Checks should be made payable to: St. Mary’s Church and need to be received by Sunday, March 28, 2021

St. Mary’s Book Discussion Group | April 5 at 7 PM

We meet from 7:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. in The Marshall Dining Room on the first Monday of each month

The book for this month is   There, There, by Tommy Orange (2018, 290 pgs.)
                     -12 urban Native Americans travel to Oakland for a powwow, in this 2019
                       Pulitzer Prize finalist for fiction

 The reading list for the balance of the year is below:             

About Saint Mary's

2020Saint Mary's Purpose is to pursue and recognize heaven on Earth through relationship with God and service to others and one another.

Welcome to our web site. We would be delighted to have you visit Saint Mary's. 

Everyone is welcome to participate in our frequent acitivites or study groups on spirituality, social justice, education, health, and fellowship. If you are interested in exploring membership please contact Father Patrick Skutch at patrickskutch@stmaryspr.org or 847-823-4126.

About the Episcopal Church

The Episcopal Church is a gathering of all kinds of people who put their trust in Jesus of Nazareth as Lord and Savior, who believe that God loves all people, and who want to share God’s love, peace, and forgiveness with everyone we encounter. We want to follow Jesus and his teachings in our daily lives

Parish Leadership and Governance Documents

Information regarding governance and the most recent Parish Annual Report can be found here. 

St. Mary's Core Values:
Seek God.  Love one another.  Serve others.

St. Mary’s Provides:
Worship, Outreach, Pastoral Care, Formation, and Fellowship

Anchors For Decision Making:

  • Use and share our physical resources/space to do outreach service  
  • Engage the geographic community of Park Ridge and the surrounding region
  • Form vital spiritual practices to launch disciples into the world
  • Ask "What is God up to here?"