Pope Francis declared that the Year of Consecrated Life be celebrated around the world. This year offers an opportunity to pray, express gratitude and raise awareness about consecrated life in the Church.
Posada participants will process in a prayerful solidarity walk beginning at 7 a.m. from 101 West Congress Parkway to St. Peter's in the Loop, for a celebration and fellowship at the church at 9 a.m.
Friday, December 19
Archbishop Cupich will celebrate a Simbang Gabi Mass at Our Lady of Mercy Parish in Chicago at 7 p.m. Celebrated by Filipino Catholics, Simbang Gabi is a novena of masses in preparation for Christmas.
Tuesday, December 23
Archbishop Cupich will celebrate Midnight Mass at Holy Name Cathedral at 12 a.m. WGN-TV/Ch. 9 will broadcast live on Christmas Eve for viewers in Chicago and the suburbs. Mass will be streamed live at www.wgntv.com/livestream.
Tune in for highlights from the historic installation services at Holy Name Cathedral and coverage of Cardinal George's last public Mass as Archbishop of Chicago.
Catholic Chicago airs Friday, at 7 p.m.
on Chicago Loop Cable Ch. 25, and
Sunday at 2:30 p.m. on Comcast Ch. 100.
Chicago, IL (December 19, 2014) - Sister Mary Paul McCaughey, O.P., Superintendent for Catholic Schools for the Archdiocese of Chicago, informed Archbishop Blase J. Cupich that she had earlier made known to the Archdiocesan Board her desire to leave her office with the transition of a new archbishop.read more
Chicago, IL (December 16, 2014) – Hundreds of immigrant and native-born priests, religious sisters and brothers, and lay leaders will participate in a Posada, a symbolic search for shelter that offers hope, justice and human dignity for all immigrants, on Friday, December 19, beginning at 7 a.m., outside the United States Center for Immigration Services, 101 West Congress Parkway in downtown Chicago.read more