Welcome to St. Patrick Catholic Church

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St. Patrick Church of Wilton Center is located in a rural farming community south of Manhattan, IL


"For I, the Lord your God, hold your right hand; it is I who say to you,
'Do not fear, I will help you.'"

Isaiah 41:13


 Parish Office Hours are
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday 8:00am until 12 noon - is closed until further notice

Our dear friend Fr. Joe Follmar has passed away. There will be limited visitation at Forsythe Funeral Home On Saturday, March 28, 2020 from 2-4pm. Condolences can be sent to his sister Rose Jurgens, c/o Forsythe Funeral Home, 507 S. Main Street, Manhattan,Illinois. Fr. Joe will be taken back to his home Diocese of LaCross on Monday.



Click to view Bishop Pates statement
of March 21, 2020


Monthy volunteer trips to the Food Bank in Joliet
have been cancelled 
until further notice.

Catholic Charities, Diocese of Joliet is in the process of temporarily relocating homeless shelter clients to hotels in order to keep everyone at a safe distance from one another during the COVID-19 pandemic. The Agency is in great need of monetary donations to help with the cost of hotels and food for the homeless. Please help! $60 will pay for a night of shelter and $15 will pay for a day of food. Any amount helps!To donate send a check to:
Catholic Charities
16555 Weber Road
Crest Hill, IL 60403






“The Lord, your God, shall you worship
and him alone shall you serve.”
— Matthew 4:10


"Christ Jesus . . . destroyed death
and brought life and immortality
to light through the gospel".
— 2 Timothy 1:10b


While we were still sinners
Christ died for us.
— Romans 5:8


The LORD is my shepherd;
I shall not want.
— Psalm 23:1

Out of the depths I cry to you, O LORD;
LORD, hear my voice!
— Psalm 130:1




 Eucharistic Adoration - Friday from 9am until 11am
Has been temporally suspended
Please continue to pray privately as a family




Our Faith

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We, the parish of St. Patrick in Wilton Center, share the faith in God almighty, who sent His Son our Savior Jesus Christ. We believe in our loving, forgiving and faithful God. we are committed to live our lives of services, be a community where all are welcome, provide education and work together to build the Kingdom of God.



Saturday: 5:45 PM
Sunday: 9:00 AM
Monday: 9:00 AM
Tuesday: NO MASS
Wednesday: NO MASS
Thursday: 9:00 AM
Friday: 9:00 ADORATION ONLY UNTIL 11:00 AM





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