Welcome to the online home of Saint Rose of Lima Catholic Church in Metropolis, Illinois. This web site has information about our parish, as well as our Partnership Parish or Sister Parish St. Patrick Church – Cairo, IL. Recent announcements can now be found here on the home page (just scroll down). We hope to see you at Mass, and please remember the St Rose of Lima and St. Patrick Parish Greeting: CHRIST LOVES YOU! and your Response is : CHRIST LOVES YOU too!
Saturday: 5:00 PM
Sunday: 8:30 AM
(See the Mass Schedule page for the full schedule.)
- Pope to Ugandan catechists: Your work is not easy. But it is important.
- Pope praises Ugandans for helping refugees rebuild their lives
- Don’t let youth fall prey to Islamic extremism, French Muslim leaders say
- Full text of Pope Francis' powerful, unscripted talk with Kenya's youth
- What you have is worth more than money – the Pope to Kenya's poor
- Without cooperation we don't move forward, Pope says at UN in Kenya
St. Rose Web Site Archives
- “Apart from the cross there is no other ladder by which we may get to heaven.” -St. Rose of Lima