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Friday, August 11, 7:30 a.m.

Conversation at Crain’s Chicago Business

Cardinal Blase J. Cupich will discuss The Future of Chicago with MacArthur Foundation President Julia Stasch at Venue SIX10. http://ow.ly/7VpB30dUhvg
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Saturday, August 12, 4:30 p.m.

60th Anniversary Mass of Our Lady of Hope Parish

Cardinal Blase J. Cupich to meet and greet with founding member of Our Lady of Hope Parish, 9711 West Devon Ave, Rosemont and celebrate 60th Anniversary Mass of Our Lady of Hope Parish at 5 p.m.
Contact: Media Relations Office, 312-534-8227.

Sunday, August 13, 11:45 a.m.

Annual Mass – Festa della Famiglia in Onore di San Francesco di Paola

Cardinal Blase J. Cupich to participate in the Annual Festa della Famiglia in Onore di San Francesco di Paola.
Contact: Media Relations Office, 312-534-8227.

Friday, August 18, 4 p.m.

Mass and Supper with Sisters of the Holy Family of Nazareth

Cardinal Blase J. Cupich to celebrate Mass with Sisters of the Holy Family of Nazareth at Holy Family Province, 310 North River Road, Des Plaines.
Contact: Media Relations Office, 312-534-8227.

Saturday, August 19, 12 p.m.

Guadalupe en Verano

The Shrine of Our Lady of Guadalupe will host its third annual "Guadalupe en Verano" on Saturday, August 19. The event is dedicated to all the "Grupos Guadalupanos" from parishes throughout the Archdiocese Chicago. The event will start with a special conference at 12:00 p.m. followed by Mañanitas and folkloric dances, food, a special Mass with Bishop Alberto Rojas and a candle-lit procession to conclude the grand celebration.
Contact: Media Relations Office, 312-534-8227.

Sunday, August 20, 11 a.m.

Mass and Blessing of the Marian Shrine of Our Lady of Fatima

The installation and consecration of the Shrine of the Immaculate Heart of Mary will take place on Sunday, August 20 from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. The presider will be Cardinal Blase J. Cupich. The installation and consecration will follow a mass and procession. This dedication will be fully wheelchair accessible and will be made accessible to those with hearing impairments through assistive listening devices and a sign language interpreter.
Contact: Media Relations Office, 312-534-8227.

Saturday, August 26, 6:30 a.m.

Sunrise Prayer Service

The Black Catholic Deacons will pray for non-violence in our communities as our children return to school at Oakwood Beach on 41st Street and Lakeshore Drive in Chicago.
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Wednesday, August 30, 9 a.m.

School Mass and Blessing of Marian Garden Cardinal Cupich to bless prayer garden

Cardinal Blase J. Cupich to bless a prayer garden devoted to Our Lady of Mount Carmel at Carmel Catholic High School in Mundelein.
Contact: Media Relations Office, 312-534-8227.

Wednesday, August 30, 4:30 p.m.

Mass of the Holy Spirit/Candidacy

Cardinal Blase J. Cupich to celebrate the Mass of the Holy Spirit for the University of Saint Mary of the Lake. At Mundelein, this Mass is also when the first theologians declare candidacy, a crucial step toward Holy Orders.
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