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Sunday, September 16, 2:45 p.m.

Golden Wedding Anniversary Mass

Cardinal Blase J. Cupich will be the main celebrant at the annual Golden Wedding Anniversary Mass, where hundreds of couples married in 1968 will be honored at Holy Name Cathedral, State and Superior Streets in Chicago.
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Sunday, September 30, 2018, at 4:30 p.m.

Second Asian Community Mass

The Archdiocese of Chicago will host the first Asian Community Mass in honor of Mary, the Mother of Cultures at St. Celestine Church, 3020 North 76th Court in Elmwood Park. Attendees will wear ethnic attire and bring Virgin Mary images, banners and flowers for the procession and Mass. Cardinal Blase J. Cupich will be the main celebrant.
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Saturday, Oct. 20, 2018, at 11 a.m.

Seventh Annual Mass for Hope and Healing

This year, the Seventh Annual Mass for Hope and Healing will take place on Oct. 20 at 11 a.m. at Holy Family Parish, 1080 W. Roosevelt Road in Chicago. Fr. Larry Dowling of St. Agatha Church will preside over the Mass, while victim-survivors will do the welcome and share final thoughts.The Mass for Hope and Healing started in 2011 in collaboration with victims-survivors, clergy and staff to offer support to victims-survivors, their families, and any Catholic that was seeking assistance as well as healing from clergy sexual abuse.
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