Archbishop Cupich at the podium during the September 20 press conference.

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Archdiocese of Chicago

Pope Francis Appoints Bishop Blase J. Cupich Archbishop of the Archdiocese of Chicago

His Holiness Pope Francis has appointed the Bishop of Spokane, Washington, Most Reverend Blase J. Cupich, as the ninth Archbishop of Chicago, the Vatican announced today. Archbishop Cupich will be installed as Archbishop of Chicago on November 18, 2014, at Holy Name Cathedral.

Francis Cardinal George, OMI, retains the office of Archbishop until November 18 until Archbishop Cupich is installed.

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Catholic Chicago Blog

In this week's blog, Most Rev. Alberto Rojas, Auxiliary Bishop of Chicago, extends an invitation to attend Noche de Gala on Friday, October 3.

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How do we cope with unrest in nation, world?

For the last several months, it seems as though people all over the United States have been subjected to one bit of bad news after another. But people can find help by turning to their faith and paying attention to their spiritual lives, local experts say.

The Church, the Cardinal and You

The Church, the Cardinal and You features comments from both Archbishop-designate Blase Cupich and Cardinal Francis George about the transition in leadership at the Archdiocese of Chicago.


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Cause for Sainthood of Father Augustus Tolton
Gala Benefit Fundraiser Union League Club, Sunday, October 5

The Gala Benefit Fundraiser for the Cause for Sainthood of Father Augustus Tolton will take place at the Union League Club, 65 West Jackson Boulevard in Chicago, on Sunday, October 5, at 12 p.m.

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Mass of Atonement and Hope at Holy Family Parish in Chicago Saturday, October 4, at 10 a.m.

– Francis Cardinal George, OMI, Archbishop of Chicago, will be the main celebrant at a Mass of Atonement and Hope on Saturday, October 4, at 10 a.m., at Holy Family Church, 1080 West Roosevelt Road in Chicago.

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