Archdiocese of Chicago

Northwest Chicago Regional Catholic School Sites Selected
July 27, 2015

The collaborative planning effort among four Catholic schools on the northwest side of Chicago to create a new regional school to open for the 2016-2017 academic year has reached an important milestone. The locations of the new school, which will have two campuses, was announced on July 25, 2015, by Archbishop Blase J. Cupich, in conjunction with Rev. Daniel Fallon of St. Cornelius Parish, Rev. Robert Fedek of Our Lady of Victory Parish, Rev. Paul Seaman of St. Pascal Parish and Rev. Michael Solazzo of St. Tarcissus Parish. Archbishop Cupich confirmed that the planning groups recommended the new regional school’s campuses be located at St. Pascal and St. Tarcissus, with all four schools remaining unchanged for the 2015-2016 academic year. 

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Join Archbishop Cupich as he is invested with the Sacred Pallium, blessed by Pope Francis, on Sunday, August 23, 2015,
at a 2:15 p.m. Mass, at Holy Name Cathedral in Chicago.

All are invited and no tickets are required.

Catholic Family Day at Mundelein

Beginning with Mass at 9 a.m., join families at the University of St. Mary of the Lake / Mundelein Seminary for a free day of picnics, old-fashioned games, music and more!

Saturday, August 1

Theology on Tap 2015

Theology on Tap (TOT), a speaker and conversation series for people in their 20s & 30s, provides young adults with opportunities to learn more about the Catholic faith. Presentations on aspects of faith and social life, including truthful relationships, prayer styles, discerning gifts, friendships and faith in the workplace, will be given at 25 locations throughout the Archdiocese.

Finale on Saturday, August 8

Chicago Catholic Scripture School

Sign up for the Archdiocesan Adult Bible Study program, the Chicago Catholic Scripture School. CCSS fosters a clearer understanding of Scripture that leads to a mature relationship with God and
each other in our faith communities, homes and workplaces

Courses begin this Fall!

Parish Summer Festival Time

Looking for a local Parish Summer Festival or Carnival? Visit the Catholic New World website for details on summer events happening near you!

Summer 2015

Archbishop Cupich Reflects On His Visit To Rome

In the July 2015 edition of
Catholic Chicago, Archbishop Cupich reflects on his visit to Rome and meeting Pope Francis for the first time. The program also features a ministry called "Rest in His Arms."

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Catholic Chicago Blog

In this week's blog, Deacon Keith Strohm discusses the Church's fundamental mission of evangelization.

News Releases

Conferral of the Pallium on Archbishop Blase J. Cupich at Holy Name Cathedral on Sunday, August 23 All are Invited - No Tickets Required

Chicago, IL (July 23, 2015) – Archbishop Blase J. Cupich, who was installed as Archbishop of Chicago on November 18, 2014, will receive the Pallium from the Papal Nuncio at a 2:15 p.m. Mass at Holy Name Cathedral, State and Superior Streets in Chicago, on Sunday, August 23, 2015.  The Archbishop has requested that there be no ticketed seating in the Cathedral and that anyone who wishes to attend this Mass can do so on a first-come, first-served basis.  Lines will begin forming at noon outside the Cathedral.

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Theology-On-Tap Celebrates 35 Years of Serving Young Adults in Speakers, Conversation and TheologyFor Young Adults in their 20s and 30s, Married and Single Runs from July 12 to August 8

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.

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