*Registration in the parish is required for Sacraments and Education Programs*



All parents and parents-to-be are encouraged to contact the Parish Office in a timely fashion.  Baptism classes are held on the first Wednesday of the month at 6:30pm in the Parish Hall by pre-arrangement with the Baptism team. 




Traditionally, young people in our parish receive First Holy Communion in Second Grade. View First Holy Communion Document for 2021. 

Click here on how to receive the Eucharist. 




Young men and women of the parish receive Confirmation in the 9th grade or as Freshmen in High School.  See Confirmation for specific dates and requirements for this Sacrament.





Contact Fr. Nnaso before setting your wedding date.  Wedding prep classes begin six months prior to actual date.




Please call the parish office if a loved one is seriously ill or in the hospital. 

      Annointing Masses are scheduled for:

          *Due to Covid restrictions, 2021 Masses are postponed*




Wednesdays 9:15-9:45am and Saturdays: 4:00-4:30 pm
Please feel free to call to make an appointment with Fr. Nnaso.



First Reconciliation: our second graders receive their First Reconciliation before reception of their First Holy Communion.  See Religious Education/Faith Formation for specific dates and requirements for this Sacrament. 


St. Charles Borromeo Catholic Church is a parish in the Rockford Diocese of Illinois, serving under the faithful leadership of The Most Reverend David Malloy, Bishop.  Our parish has a rich history with our 125th Anniversary celebrated in 2001.  We have approximately 900 families registered in our parish.  Our parish school is a gem in this rural yet rapidly expanding village.  We invite you to meet our pastor, our staff and read about the events that brought us to this special time in history.



297 E. Jefferson St.

Hampshire, IL 60140


288 Jefferson St.

Hampshire, IL 60140

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