New Children's Content on FORMED

Did you know that your FORMED subscription includes inspirational, engaging content for your children, like JoyToons? Plus FORMED now has audio books to help your children build a relationship with the Lord!!



Fr. Paulin Kouassi, SMA

Fr. Paulin Kouassi, SMA from the Ivory Coast, Africa is back to visit us for a couple of months. He will be helping Father Jim but enjoys Midwest hospitality so don't hesitate to share a meal of special event with him.

You Ever Wonder About Angels?

Catholic Scripture Study International was founded in 2003 and publishes more than 30 Bible and faith-related study programs. An exciting learning opportunity for you begins on 13 September. Everyone is welcome!! (Click here to see the flyer for more information).

16th Annual Gala

Mark your calendars for 14 October!!  Mass kicks off the evening, followed by a great meal, live and silent auctions items for you to bid on, and the grand finale, the cash drawing (CLICK HERE FOR AN ONLINE RAFFLE TICKET). Several other events lead up to the gala... (more information)



We find it hard to find the words to say how glad we are that you are here today. Located in Orion, Illinois, just nine miles south of the Quad City International airport on US150, Mary, Our Lady of Peace is made up of many diverse and talented faith-filled people who try to serve the church and our community through our Christian service.

Please take the time to look and see the many opportunities that are available in our parish. We are a loving and growing parish that seeks to make Jesus alive and present in our church and community.

We invite you to come explore with us what God is saying to you. Come celebrate mass with us and join in a ministry.  We would love to have you.

Do you want to learn more? Click here.

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