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Archdiocese of Chicago Announces St. Elizabeth of the Trinity as the Name of the Newly Formed Parish and School in the Milwaukee Avenue North Renew My Church Grouping

St. Cornelius, St. Tarcissus and St. Thecla Parish and School and Pope Francis Global Academy’s North Campus will unite to form one new parish and school, effective July 1, 2020
Chicago, IL (Jan. 20, 2020) – The Archdiocese of Chicago announced St. Elizabeth of the Trinity as the name of the newly formed parish and school created by the unification of St. Cornelius, St. Tarcissus and St. Thecla Parish and School and Pope Francis Global Academy North Campus. Parishioners proposed options and voted on the new parish and school name. Cardinal Blase J. Cupich, archbishop of Chicago, reviewed their collective input and accepted the final name. 

“The decision of a new parish name marks the first step in building a new and vibrant culture of community and identity as disciples of Christ,” said Rev. Jason Malave, the cardinal’s delegate for Renew My Church.    

St. Thecla School and Pope Francis Global Academy’s North Campus will unite as the St. Elizabeth of the Trinity Parish School at the St. Tarcissus campus starting with the 2020/21 school year.