Institute of Christ the King in Rockford, IL

Does anyone here attend St. Mary’s Oratory in Rockford, IL?

I’ll be in Rockford on Sunday, March 11th and was wanting to attend the 9:00AM mass. Wondering if it’s high or low mass, and if the Lenten schedule has changed the mass times. The email link on the webpage doesn’t seem to be correct…keeps bouncing back to me.



I believe the 9 a.m. Mass is a High Mass. Fr. Bovee is the rector, and he is an excellent priest. I think you’ll be impressed.

Thanks for the info :slight_smile:

We’re members at St. Francis de Sales down here in St. Louis - was thrilled to find the Institute in Rockford. Planning on taking my bro and sis-in-law who have never been to TLM, was hoping for high mass.

Peace in Christ,


It’s a very beautiful Church and well-attended.

And don’t forget to visit the grotto there. Great place to say a rosary or two.

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