The Department of Pastoral Services serves as one of five departments in the administrative structure of the Diocese of Belleville.  It is comprised of six ministries: the Office of Worship, Hispanic Ministry, Respect Life Ministry, Marriage Preparation, Prison Ministry and The Messenger. These ministries support the parishes and institutions of the Diocese of Belleville by offering a variety of services, celebrations and resources. The members of the Department of Pastoral Services continue the ministry and mission of Jesus through their care for individuals from all walks of life. This website is provided as an extension of their ministries. Thank you for giving us the opportunity to serve you. We appreciate your prayers and support. May this website be a blessing to you as you serve God and His people.