Pope Francis celebrated the Holy Mass on the Solemnity of Saints Peter and Paul and the Blessing of the Palliums for Metropolitan Archbishops at St. Peter's Basilica in Rome.
Pope Francis celebrated the Holy Mass on the Feast of Sts. Peter and Paul at St. Peter's Basilica in Rome, beginning at 9:30 a.m. UTC+2:00 / 2:30 a.m. CDT. On this day, he also blessed the Pallium for the new Metropolitan Archbishops.
Monday, June 29
Ahead of the publication of Pope Francis' encyclical on the environment, experts reflect on the history and significance of the church's role in promoting the stewardship of creation.
Video by the Catholic News Service
Very Rev. Robert Barron, Rector of Mundelein Seminary and Founder of Word on Fire Catholic Ministries, reflects on Pope Francis' encylical, Laudato Si'.
Video by Word on Fire Catholic Ministries
This month, the Church celebrates the feasts of Corpus Christi (June 7) and the Solemnity of the Sacred Heart of Jesus (June 12). This devotion celebrates Christ's living and loving heart;
his Divine heart.
The latest edition of Catholic Chicago features a discussion between Archbishop Cupich and host Todd Williamson about vocations to the priesthood, newly ordained priests discussing their path to the priesthood, and a report on the raising of Cardinal George's galero.
June 28, 2015
This week the Supreme Court of the United States issued two rulings with particular meaning for the Catholic Church.
Chicago, IL (June 29, 2015) –Theology-on-Tap, a speaker and conversation series for people in their 20s and 30s, is being hosted at 25 locations throughout the Chicagoland area, beginning Sunday, July 12. Archbishop Blase J. Cupich will be the speaker at the Theology on Tap Finale on Saturday, August 8, in the Holy Name Cathedral Courtyard, State and Superior Streets in Chicago, beginning at 3 p.m.read more
Chicago, IL (June 26, 2015) – Archbishop Blase J. Cupich announced today that Rev. Peter Wojcik has been appointed as Director of the Archdiocesan Office for Catechesis and Youth Ministry effective July 1, 2015.read more