315 E. 3rd Street
Metropolis, IL 62960
St. Rose of Lima is a small Catholic church on the banks of the Ohio River. A small close-knit church community, St. Rose serves the town of Metropolis and the county of Massac in its outreach. Fr. Mujule, the priest, is from the Hoima district in Uganda. His calling is to be a church buillder, and St Rose helps him in his mission to build churches "back home" in Africa. He is also trying to stop the plague of Malaria by providing mosquito netting for children.