Mass Schedule

Saturday of Anticipation: 5:00pm

Sunday Masses: 7:15, 9:00, 10:45am and 6:00pm

Weekday Mass:  Monday - Saturday 8:30am

Morning Prayer: 7:30am Monday - Friday, 8:00am Saturday

8:00am Monday - Friday and 7:30pm every Tuesday Evening

Perpetual Help Devotions: Tuesday morning following Mass

Eucharistic Adoration:
Monday ~ 5:00-7:00pm
Friday ~ 9:00am -3:00pm with the Divine Mercy Chaplet at 3:00pm followed by Benediction

Sacrament of Reconciliation
Private: Saturday 4:00pm - 4:45pm and Thursday 5:00pm - 6:00pm
or by special appointment with Fr. Ken or Fr. Patrick (scheduled with the Parish Office).

Sacrament of the Sick
The Anointing Mass is the second and fourth Fridays at 8:30am or by appointment with Fr. Ken or Fr. Patrick (scheduled with the Parish Office).

Liturgies with Incense 2015-2016


Upcoming Events

Welcome to St. Charles Parish

Saturday, May 21
4:00pm - Reconciliation - Fr. Tom Schloemer, S.J.
5:00pm - Fr. Tom Schloemer, S.J.

Sunday, May 22
7:15am - Fr. Ken Omernick
9:00am - Fr. Fr. Dennis Ackeret
10:45am - Fr. Fr. Dennis Ackeret
6:00pm - Fr. Dick Mevissen, C.S.s.R.

Celebrate! St. Charles School

News & Announcements

Year of Mercy - May Work of Mercy/Action & Events

Pope Francis has declared a Jubilee Year of Mercy to begin on December 8, 2015 and continue through November 20, 2016. Catholics throughout the archdiocese are invited to practice the Works of Mercy throughout the jubilee year.

As we journey through the Jubilee Year of Mercy, please visit our website for the Month's Work of Mercy with related Mercy Actions and Videos, as well as the many other Year of Mercy opportunities and events.

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Year of Mercy Videos with Fr. Ken Omernick

In December Archbishop Jerome E. Listecki announced that Fr. Ken Omernick would serve as the Archdiocese of Milwaukee Missionary of Mercy for the Jubilee Year of Mercy designated by Pope Francis.

Among his many duties across the Archdiocese is creating videos about the Spiritual and Corporal Works of Mercy.

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St. Charles Year of Mercy Holy Hour: Experience the Mercy of God

Come and join us in the church on the third Thursday of the month for Eucharistic adoration and the opportunity for confession from 5:00-6:00 pm with Benediction beginning at 6:00 pm. Each month a different ministry will host the Holy Hour.

May Holy Hour:  Thursday, May 19th
Sponsored by: St. Charles Bereavement Ministry & Resurrection Choir

Holy Door of Mercy at St. Charles

Archbishop Jerome E. Listecki presided over the All School Mass and opened our Holy Door of Mercy.

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1 Percent Prayer Challenge

The 1% Challenge is straightforward and powerful way to begin: Strive to spend 1% of each day alone with God in uninterrupted prayer. This is an invitation to know the Lord more deeply through a rich and consistent prayer life. 

The 1% Challenge:  Strive to spend 1% of each day (15 minutes) alone with God in quiet, uninterrupted prayer time.

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9th Annual Run/Walk For Food

9th Annual Run/Walk For Food
May 22nd at the Arrowhead HS Track
3:00pm start time

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Sixth Annual Garden Club Plant Sale

Saturday, May 21st
8:00am to 6:30pm
Sunday, May 22nd
8:00am to noon
There will be perennials, geraniums and herbs. Sale will take place in the church parking lot.

Join us in celebrating Fr. Patrick Behling Mass of Thanksgiving

Join us for Fr. Patrick Behling's Mass of Thanksgiving and Reception on Sunday, May 29th at 10:45 am.  First blessings will be offered after Mass.

We are so pleased that Fr. Behling will be St. Charles' new Associate Pastor.  Please come celebrate with Fr. Behling on his new beginning into the priesthood. There will be a reception following all Masses the weekend of May 28th & May 29th. Please note there is no 6:00 pm Mass on Sunday, May 29th.

We are making a cookbook and we need your help!

St. Charles Human Concerns Ministry is creating a parish cookbook as a fundraiser to send parishioners to La Sagrada Familia Parish (the Archdiocese of Milwaukee’s Sister Parish in the Dominican Republic) to build a chapel. We would love to use your recipe(s) in our parish cookbook.

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Come join the St. Charles Male Chorus

You are invited to join this brand-new choral ensemble!  Men of all ages (fathers and sons) are invited to make joyful noise for the Lord with their voices and instruments.  Our debut will be on Sunday, June 19 (Father's Day) at the 10:45 am Mass.

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St. Vincent de Paul

As we celebrate the feast of Pentecost, we are grateful for the Holy Spirit flowing through the hearts of St. Charles' parishioners.  It is only with your help and prayers that our members are able to bring Jesus to our neighbors in need.

Food Pantry Needs...

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Ushers Safety & Security Meeting

Wednesday, May 25th & Thursday, May 26th 
Both nights start at 6:30 pm in the schools IMC room.
For more information, please contact Bill Ruf at 414-339-8223.

Brewing the Faith

Third Thursday of the Month at 7-8:45 pm

Grab a beer, hear a message, and meet your neighbor! Join us and area young adults for Brewing the Faith in the Lake Country area on the third Thursday of the month at Water Street Brewery in Delafield.  Brewing the Faith is for young adults, married and single, in their 20's and 30's that address the needs, questions, and interests of young adults. Brewing the Faith is FREE to attend, so grab some friends and join us!

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Calling All 2016 First Communicants And 1St Graders To Participate May Crowning Honor Guard!

Children who have made (or will soon be making) their First Communion this year are invited to wear their First Communion clothing and lead our WHOLE PARISH May Crowning procession. FIRST GRADERS are also invited to dress in their Sunday best and be part of Mary’s “Honor Guard” at this event. All other children and adults are invited to follow the children in procession to our outdoor statue location for a May Crowning!

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Come To Our St. Charles May Crowning!

Wednesday, May 25, 2016 at 6:30pm
at St. Charles, Hartland
by the outdoor MARIAN GROTTO
SPECIAL INSTRUCTIONS: Everyone will gather in the church where the procession to the statue will begin.  (All will be part of the procession.)
All Are Invited!

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Walk in the Hartland Hometown Celebration Parade

Sunday, June 26, 2016
Staging: 12:45pm on Hartbrook Drive
Parade Starts: 1:30pm

St. Charles is sponsoring a float in the Hartland Hometown Celebration Parade and would love parishioners and school families to walk in this years parade!

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Crusader Volleyball Camp

August 8-11
5:00pm - 7:00pm
St. Charles School Gym

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St. Charles Athletic Sign up for 2016-2017

Athletic Registration for the 2016-2017 seasons begins April 4th.  All Parish Students going into Grades 5-8 are invited to play Volleyball, Basketball, and Track and Field for St. Charles.  Students in grades 3 through 8 are invited to join our Cheer program.

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St. Charles Dining Out!

Endter’s Sports Grill in Hartland
Wednesday, June 8th
4:00pm until 10:00pm

Mention St. Charles and Endter’s will donate $5 for each large pizza or $3 for each small pizza to the Home and School Association!  Offer good for dine in or carry out (262-369-0079).

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Theology on Tap

Theology on Tap returns for the fifth straight summer in the Lake Country Area. All Young Adults, 19-39 year old, are invited to join us on Wednesday Nights, July 11 - August 4, at Water Street Brewery in Delafield.

The Lake Country Bread of Life Community Meal

St. Charles Parish is the new home for the Lake Country Bread of Life, Community Meal.  What began six years ago as a meal for the needy in our area, has turned into a host program that includes seniors and others in need of a good meal and friendship.  If you or someone you know could use some fellowship and a good healthy meal, please invite them to join us.  Meals are prepared on the 4th Thursday of every month by area churches and organizations and served here.

Meals are served on the 4th Thursday from 5:30pm - 6:30pm

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Loving Helpers Needed

Can you help out once a month (or more) in our
“Little Lambs” Childcare Ministry
during the 9:00 am & 10:45 am Masses?

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Support Our Grocers & Help St. Charles

Please save your register receipts from PIGGLY WIGGLY in Hartland/Oconomowoc and SENTRY in Delafield.  St. Charles receives 1% of the receipt totals from all Sentry and Piggly Wiggly receipts.

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St. Charles Parish and School is now part of AmazonSmile! AmazonSmile is a simple and automatic way for you to support St. Charles every time you shop at Amazon!

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St. Charles Baptism Preparation Ministry

Are you looking to share your faith with other young families? Consider serving with St. Charles Baptism Preparation Ministry. We are looking for married couples who have, preferably, had a child baptized to share their faith and wisdom with young families...

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If you have a prayer request, please fill out a Prayer Request Sheet and place it in the box located beneath the “Sign Up” shelf. Look for the sign that says PRAYER NETWORK.
You can also call Pat Blavat before 8:00pm on Sunday evening at: 262-719-1341, or email her at and leave your request.

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Take and Bake Ministry

Our take and bake ministry is ready to deliver a hot, home cooked meal to anyone who is homebound due to illness or surgery or a family celebrating the birth of a newborn!  If you know of anyone who could use a delicious meal, please contact Nancy Van De Laarschot at 367-0800 ext. 214.

Communion to the Homebound

If you know someone who is sick, recently had surgery, just had a baby, or who is homebound for any reason and would like to receive the Eucharist please contact Nancy Van De Laarschot at 367-0800 ext. 214 for more information.

John 6:51  “I am the living bread which came down from heaven; if any one eats of this bread, he will live forever; and the bread which I shall give for the life of the world is my flesh."