Events happening in our Parish

COVID-19 Preparedness at Divine Mercy

We should not fear an outbreak of pandemic at Divine Mercy Catholic Church, such as has happened in Dixon. However the incident gives us an opportunity to recap the various steps that Father, Business and Facilities as well as the Security and Ushers Ministry have taken to protect you from contracting the virus when you attend Mass. Do not fear coming to Mass! There isn’t anything about safety, sanitizing and ensuring social distancing that hasn’t been shared with you on our website ( , in the e-bulletin and posted in the church.
After receiving the news that the church would reopen; Father Soane enlisted the very best of resources to make sure everyone could return to worship and feel comfortable and safe.

Fr. Soane’s Retirement Message to Divine Mercy Parishioners

Divine Mercy is the last parish I will serve in active ministry. It feels somewhat like Divine Mercy Parish is the only parish that I served in. The time that I have spent here is the longest that I have served in one community since my ordination in 1987. As I prepare to leave I find my growth as a priest is due to the great and various contributions you’ve made to my experiences during the time that we have shared together. It is with a very grateful and joyful heart that I prepare for continued service to our God, yet in a different capacity.

Celebrating Fr. Soane’s Retirement

Dear Parishioners and Ministry Coordinators, As we prepare to give Fr. Soane a meaningful and spectacular send-off to his well-deserved retirement during this still lurking threat of COVID-19 situation, the Divine Mercy Parish Transition Team is inviting all ministries/parishioners to a YOUTUBE LIVE RETIREMENT CELEBRATION! Youtube Link: When: June 27, 2020, Saturday Time: 6:30PM – 8:30PM We have […]