In loving memory of our Ecumenical Consultant
Bro. Jeff Gros, FSC

January 2, 1938 -
August 12, 2013


Our Mission

  • To foster the ecumenical goal of the visible unity of Christians
  • To deepen interfaith relations with Jews and Muslims
  • To nurture understanding among all religious groups through dialogue, formation, prayer, and collaboration in civic affairs

Office for Ecumenical and Interreligious Affairs
Archdiocese of Chicago

Please join us for the

16th Annual
Ecumenical Prayer Service for Christian Unity

Ecumenical Sunday
May 22, 2016

4:00 p.m. — Reception
5:00 p.m. — Service

St. Mark’s Episcopal Church
393 N. Main Street
Glen Ellyn, IL 60137

The Rev. Dr. Larry L. Greenfield

Larry Greenfield is the Executive Minister of the American Baptist Churches of Metro Chicago, the Theologian-In-Residence for the Community Renewal Society and the New Executive Director of the Council for a Parliament of the World’s Religions.

Everyone is welcome—please RSVP online


EMC is comprised of twenty churches in the Chicagoland area, including the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Chicago. Prayers for Christian Unity will be offered at this observance by the judicatory leaders or representative of each participating church.

The 31st Annual
Interfaith Memorial Observance
for Indigent Persons

Commemorating the lives of those laid to rest
by the Office of the Cook County Medical Examiner

Wednesday, May 25, 2016
77 West Washington
12 - 1 p.m.

A reception follows the service