During the month of May, Catholics celebrate the Blessed Virgin Mary through special devotions, such as May Crowning and the recitation of the Rosary. This month, we also celebrate the Feast of Our Lady of Fatima and the Feast of the Visitation.
Archbishop Cupich will celebrate a Mass in honor of Archbishop Oscar Romero's Beatification at Holy Name Cathedral in Chicago, at 10 a.m.
Saturday, May 23
Fr. Tom Mulcrone, Chicago Firefighter Chaplain, will be the main celebrant at the annual Memorial Mass for the Chicago Fire Department at Holy Family Church in Chicago. The Parade begins at 9:30 a.m., and Mass is at 10 a.m.
Monday, May 25
Archbishop Cupich, the Auxiliary Bishops and Archdiocesan Priests will celebrate Masses at Catholic cemeteries throughout the Archdiocese on Memorial Day.
Monday, May 25
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.
Chicago, IL (May 18, 2015) – The Archdiocese of Chicago will acknowledge the Beatification of Servant of God, Archbishop Oscar Arnulfo Romero, the fourth Archbishop of San Salvador, at a Mass at Holy Name Cathedral, State and Superior Streets in Chicago, on Saturday, May 23, at 10 a.m. Archbishop Blase J. Cupich will preside and deliver the homily. This Mass, offered in the Spanish language, will take place at the same time as the Beatification Mass in San Salvador.read more
Chicago, IL (May 18, 2015) – to honor men and women of the armed forces who died while serving, as well as active military and veterans. During all 37 Masses, veterans present will be asked to come forward for a special blessing followed by the playing of Taps. Archbishop Cupich will celebrate a Memorial Day Field Mass at All Saints Cemetery and Mausoleums, 700 North River Road in Des Plaines, at 10:30 a.m.read more