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Benefits

Benefit concert in honor of new migrant neighbors : Feb. 27, 7 p.m.; at St. Edmund Church, with renowned Catholic composers and artists at St. Edmund Church, 188 S. Oak Park Ave., Oak Park; free-will donation; supports the Catholic Parishes of Oak Park Migrant Ministry; learn more at stgilesparish.org/migrant-ministry.
St. Nicholas of Tolentine School Spring Fling scholarship dinner dance : March 9; dinner, drinks, dancing; $75; at the European Chalet; 5445 S. Harlem Ave., for information, call 773-735-0772.
"Light Up the Night" : March 9; doors open 6 p.m., dinner served at 7 p.m.; Our Lady of the Blessed Sacrament Parish and Queen of the Rosary School annual gala; at Belvedere Banquets, 1170 W. Devon Ave., Elk Grove Village; tickets required; $75 each, $65 for 65 and older; four hours of open bar included; contact Mary Ellen Ottenstein at 847-979-0901 to purchase tickets.

Devotions

Stations of the Cross : Every Friday in March; 7 p.m.; trilingual in English, Spanish and Italian; at Our Lady of Mount Carmel Parish and Shrine, 1101 N. 23rd Ave., Melrose Park; for details, call 708-344-1101.
Adoration and social with the sisters : March 3, 6 p.m.; at Mount Assisi Convent, 13900 Main St., Lemont; an hour of eucharistic adoration followed by social time with the School Sisters of St. Francis of Christ the King.
"Stabat Mater: Stations of the Cross through the Eyes of Mary" : March 8, 7 p.m.; with music by parish choir and instrumentalists; free-will offering; St. Edward Parish; 4350 W. Sunnyside Ave.
Feast of St. Joseph : March 17; 10:30 a.m. Mass in Italian followed by outdoor procession and traditional St. Joseph Table; donations accepted; at Our Lady of Mount Carmel Parish and Shrine, 1101 N. 23rd Ave., Melrose Park.
Choral Mass for St. Joseph : March 19, 7 p.m.; special Mass celebrating the solemnity with music by St. Gregory’s Schola under the direction of Kevin Allen with his original Mass setting “Missa Fidelis Servus”; reception with St. Joseph’s Table to follow; at St. Gregory the Great, 5545 N. Paulina St.; call 773-561-3546 or visit stgregoryhall.org/liturgies.html for details.
Living Last Supper : March 24, 6 p.m.; St. Mary of Vernon Church 236 US Hwy 45, Indian Creek; roles played by St. Mary of Vernon parishioners; free, appropriate for all ages; all welcome.
Seven Last Words of Jesus Christ : March 26, 7 p.m.; hosted by Our Lady of the Blessed Sacrament Parish at St. Julian Eymard Church, 601 Biesterfield Road, Elk Grove Village; personal witness, Scripture and song; all welcome; for information, contact Mary Ellen Ottenstein at 847-979-0901 or visit olbsegv.org/easter24.
Holy Thursday devotions : March 28; Mass of the Lord’s Supper with and washing of feet will be celebrated in English, 6 p.m.; in Spanish, 8 p.m.; the altar of repose in the shrine remains open after Mass until midnight at Our Lady of Mount Carmel Parish and Shrine, 1101 N. 23rd Ave., Melrose Park; the Altar & Rosary Society will sponsor a pilgrimage to seven churches, leaving immediately after the 6 p.m. Mass; reservations are limited to the first 55 people; $25 payment must be made at the time of reservation; sign up by March 18; for details call 708-344-4140.
Mass for Padre Pio : April 28, 10:30 a.m.; Mass in Italian; reception follows; at Our Lady of Mount Carmel Parish and Shrine; 1101 N. 23rd Ave., Melrose Park; for details, call 708-344-4140.
Healing Mass : First Friday of every month; 7 p.m.; St. Edward Parish, 4350 W. Sunnyside Ave.
Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament : Fridays, 1-3 p.m., led by Deacon William Pyrek at the National Shrine of St. Frances Xavier Cabrini, 2520 N. Lakeview Ave., for information, call 773-570-3313 or email [email protected].
Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament : Fridays, 2-4:15 p.m. in St. Peter's Church, 110 W. Madison St.; all invited to participate; for information, call 312-372-5111 or visit stpetersloop.org.
Requiem Mass and devotions for poor souls in purgatory : 6:30 p.m. Wednesdays; hosted by the St. Odilo Purgatorial Society at the National Shrine of the Poor Souls, St. Odilo Church, 2244 East Ave., Berwyn.
First Saturday Mass and devotions : First Saturday of month, beginning with rosary and opportunity for confession at 9:30 am; a prayed meditation in front of the Blessed Sacrament at 10 a.m., followed by Mass at 10:30 a.m.; at the National Shrine of St. Frances Xavier Cabrini, 2520 N. Lakeview Ave.; all welcome; hospitality follows Mass; for information, call 773-570-3313 or email [email protected].
Pro-life Mass : First Saturday of the month, 8 a.m.; followed by praying the pro-life rosary; at Blessed Sacrament Parish, 3745 S. Paulina St.
Mass for Peace : Thursdays, 6 p.m.; prayers are offered for all murder victims in the city, whose names are kept in the chapel, and for the safety of all police officers and other first responders; rosary for peace precedes Mass at 5:30 p.m.; at the National Shrine of St. Frances Xavier Cabrini, 2520 N. Lakeview Ave.; for information, call 773-570-3313 or email [email protected].
Eucharistic adoration : Every day, 7 a.m. to 10 p.m.; St. Francis Borgia Parish Prince of Peace Chapel; 8033 W. Addison St.
Holy hour of healing : First Saturday of the month, 6 p.m.; led by Deacon Mike Ciciura at St. Alexander Parish, 7025 W. 126th St., Palos Heights; for those suffering from physical, spiritual or psychological illness; includes adoration, Benediction and individual prayers of healing; for details, call 708-448-4861 or email [email protected].
Communal First Saturday devotion : First Saturday of every month at St. Zachary Parish, 567 W. Algonquin Road, Des Plaines; 8:15 a.m. Fatima prayers; 9 a.m. Mass followed by 15-minute meditation; call 847-956-7020 for details.
Taizé prayer : Second Tuesday of each month, 7:30 p.m., streaming on holycrossparish.net or in person at Holy Cross Church, 724 Elder Lane, Deerfield.
St. Peregrine Healing Mass : Second Saturday of the month in Spanish, third Saturday of the month in English; 11 a.m.; at Our Lady of Sorrows Basilica; 3121 W. Jackson Blvd.; call 773-638-5800, ext. 19, for information.
Eucharistic adoration and young adult fellowship : Wednesday evenings; adoration at 8 p.m. at Marytown, 1600 W. Park Ave., Libertyville; young adults gather afterward at Culver's, 803 E. Park Ave.

Entertainment

Spring choir concert : March 4; 7 p.m.; in the Alexine Chapel at Nazareth Academy, 1209 W. Ogden Ave., La Grange Park; free.
Spring band concert : March 6; 7 p.m.; Romano Family Theatre at Nazareth Academy, 1209 E. Ogden Ave., La Grange Park; free.
"Siamsa na nGael" : March 11, 7:30 p.m.; features an exploration of St. Brigid to honor 1,500 years of her feast; at the Chicago Symphony with a distinguished guest narrator and soloists from the Old St. Patrick's Concert Choir, Metropolis Orchestra, Irish Trad band, Trinity Dance and bagpipers; purchase tickets through the Symphony Center Box Office at 312-294-3000 or visit cso.org.

Exhibits

"Eucharistic Miracles of the World" : March 9-13; exhibit designed and created by Blessed Carlo Acutis; at Our Lady of the Blessed Sacrament Parish, St. Julian Eymard Church, 601 Biesterfield Road, Elk Grove Village; all welcome; contact Mary Ellen Ottenstein at 847-979-0901 or visit olbsegv.org/miracles24 for details.

Fish frys

Two Holy Martyrs : Feb. 16, March 1, March 15; 5-7 p.m.; dine-in or carryout; in the St. Symphorosa Sharp Center Social Hall, 5940 W. 62nd St.; fish dinner $12, kids' quesadilla meal $5, other dishes available; visit twoholymartyrs.org or call 773-767-1523.
St. Ferdinand : Fridays through March 22; dine-in 4:30-7:30 p.m.; drive-thru and carryout orders accepted 4-7 p.m.; dinners featuring cod, perch and shrimp $12-$14, cod sandwich $9; all include coleslaw, fries, and tartar or cocktail sauce; other non-meat options available; wine/beer/soft drinks available; in the school hall, 3115 N. Mason Ave.; drive-thru behind school; for information, visit St. Ferdinand Fish Fry on Facebook; or call 773-622-3022, ext. 361, with questions or to order.
Our Lady of Mount Carmel Parish and Shrine : March 8, 5:30-8:30 p.m.; in the Our Lady of Mount Carmel Parish Gym, 22nd Avenue and Cortez Street; all proceeds go to feast of St. Anthony celebrations; $15 adults, $10 children under 12; for tickets, call the rectory 708-344-4140.
Knights of Columbus Holy Rosary Council 4483 : Fridays March 1 through March 22; 5-7:30 p.m.; menu includes fried and baked cod, mostaccioli, salads, sides and breads served buffet-style; free refills on soda, cash bar; adults $16, children 8-12 $8, children under 5 free; takeout meals $15; at the Knights of Columbus Hall, 15 N. Hickory Ave., Arlington Heights; for information, call 847-255-4483 or visit kofc4483.org/lenten-fish-fry.
St. Alphonsus : March 8, 6:30-9 p.m.; hosted by Knights of Columbus Council 15158 at in the Festival Hall under the church, 1429 W. Wellington Ave., featuring the Trinity Irish Dance Troupe around 7p.m.; adults $18, tickets available at givecentral.org/otp/39718; children ages 5-12 $9, tickets available at door; children 4 and under free; BYOB alcohol, water and other soft drinks available for sale.
St. Albert the Great Parish : Fridays through March 22, 4-8 p.m.; fish dinner $15, shrimp diinner $20; other menu items available; 5555 State Rd., Burbank; call the parish at 708-423-0321 for details. Dates and Times: Every Friday during Lent, Feb. 16 through March 22, from 4 to 8 p.m.
Assumption Parish : Feb. 23, 5-7 p.m.; in the parish hall at 323 W. Illinois St.; all-you-can-eat $25 per person, $15 for children 5-11, under 5 free; reservations requested; to pay online, visit givecentral.org/location/112/allevents and click "Fish Fry" or "Children's Fish Fry"; call the parish at 312-644-0036 for details.
St. Catherine of Alexandria Parish : Feb. 16, March 1 and 15; 4:30-7 p.m.; at Alexandria Center, 10621 S. Kedvale Ave., Oak Lawn; 4:30-7:30 p.m.; two-piece fish dinner $13, other menu options available; for details, call 708-425-2850.
Holy Family Catholic Community : Fridays through March 15; 6-7:15 p.m.; hosted by Knights of Columbus at 2515 W. Palatine Road, Inverness; all you can eat; $15 adults, $5 children 4-14; 3 and under free; call 847-359-0042 for details.
St. Joseph the Worker Parish : Fridays through March 22; 181 W. Dundee Rd., Wheeling; for details, call 847-537-2740.
Waukegan parishes : Feb. 23, March 8 and 22; 4:30-7:30 p.m.; Feb. 23 and March 22 in Hunter Hall, located in the St. Dismas Parish building, 2600 W. Sunset Ave.; March 8 at Most Blessed Trinity Academy, 510 Grand Ave., both in Waukegan; adults $10, children under 10, $6: for details, call 847-623-5050 for details.
St. Mary Magdalene Parish : Fridays through March 22; lunch service 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.; dinner service 4-7 p.m.; fish dinners $12; child's meal $5; a la carte items available; cash only; dine-in or carryout; at St. Benedict Parish worship site, 2339 York St., Blue Island; call 708-385-9266 for details.
Mary, Seat of Wisdom Parish : Feb. 23 and March 8; 5:30-8:30 p.m.; in Brian Barry Gym, 920 Granville Ave., Park Ridge; call 847-825-3153,
St. Norbert and Our Lady of the Brook Parish : Feb. 23, 5:30-9 p.m.; St. Norbert Gymnasium, 1841 Walters Ave., Northbrook; call 847-272-0051 for details.
Our Lady of the Lakes Parish (St. Bede Ingleside & St. Peter Antioch) : March 8 and 22, 5-6 p.m.; at St. Peter worship site, 557 Lake St., Antioch, call 847-587-2251 for details.
Our Lady of Mount Carmel Parish (Belmont Avenue) : Feb. 23, 7 p.m.; 708 W. Belmont Ave.; call 773-249-7080 for details.
Our Lady of the Woods Parish : March 22, 4:30-8 p.m.; 10731 W. 131st St., Orland Park; call 708-361-4754 for details.
Old St. Patrick's Parish : Feb. 23, 6 p.m.; in Fellowship Hall, 625 W. Adams St.; call 312-648-1021 for details.
Prince of Peace Parish : Feb. 16, March 1 and 15; 4:30-7 p.m.; 135 S. Milwaukee Ave., Lake Villa; for details, call 847-356-4161.
St John Neumann Parish : Fridays through March 22; 4:30-7:30 p.m.; 17951 Dixie Hwy., Homewood; in the gym; call 708-798-0622 for details.
Knights of Columbus Transfiguration Parish : Fridays through March 22; 4-8 p.m.; 316 W. Mill St., Wauconda; dine-on, carryout or drive-thru; place orders at kofcwaucondastore.square.site.
Mary’s Millennium Knights of Columbus Council : Fridays through March 22; 4:30-8 p.m.; hosted by Knights of Columbus Council 12801 and Ladies Auxiliary at St. John the Evangelist Parish, 502 S. Park Blvd., Streamwood; all-you-can-eat baked and fried cod, fries, coleslaw, cake, beverage; adults $15, children 6-12 $8,u under 6 free; pizza available $1 per slice; dine-in or carryout; proceeds go to St. John School; for information, visit mystjohns.org or email [email protected].

Games

Holy Guardian Angels Parish bingo : Feb. 25, March 24 and May 26; doors open at noon, games begin at 2 p.m.; in the St. Louise de Marillac Colonnade Room of the North Campus of Holy Guardian Angels Parish, 1112 Raymond Ave., LaGrange Park; free parking; $25 admission; lunch, snacks and beverages available; for information, call Matt Sinde at 847-682-7404.
Travinia : March 2, 5-8 p.m.; trivia contest benefit hosted by the Little Sisters of the Poor at St. Mary’s Home, 2325 N. Lakewood Ave.; bring a picnic and a team of friends; questions start promptly at 5:30 p.m.; $30 in advance, $50 at door; to buy tickets or to donate, visit littlesistersofthepoorchicago.org or call 773-935-9600.
St. Francis Borgia monthly bingo : Third Saturday of every month; doors open 5:30 p.m., bingo starts 6:30 p.m.; $25 for 10 regular bingos and two specials; food and raffles available; in the St. Francis Borgia Stokes Center, 8025 W. Addison St.; for information, call the school office at 773-589-1000.

Lectures

"Reading Chaucer’s Canterbury Tales" : Mondays, Jan. 15 through March 18; 6-8 p.m.; weekly seminar on the great work of early English literature led by Fr. Bob Sprott, OFM; for details, visit stgregoryhall.org or call 773-561-3546.
"QR Codes 101" : Feb. 29, 6-7:30 p.m.; in the St. Joseph Libertyville Parish Center, Loughry Room, 121 E. Maple Avenue, Libertyville; part of the Communications 101 training series; preregistration required at stjoseph-libertyville.org; for information, call Abby Daniels at 847-990-1212 or email [email protected].
"The Parent Compass: Navigating Your Teen’s Wellness and Academic Journey in Today’s Competitive World" : March 19; 7 p.m.; via Zoom; offered by Cindy Muchnick as part of Nazareth Academy's Parent Speaker Series; free registration required; for details or to register, visit nazarethacademy.com, under the Student/Parent tab.
"How to Use Canva" : April 8, 6-7:30 p.m.; in the St. Joseph Libertyville Parish Center, Loughry Room, 121 E. Maple Avenue, Libertyville; part of the Communications 101 training series; preregistration required at stjoseph-libertyville.org; for information, call Abby Daniels at 847-990-1212 or email [email protected].

Meals

St. Joseph’s Day Table : March 15, noon to 8 p.m.; traditional, meatless table hosted by Missionary Sisters of St. Charles (Scalabrinians) at the Melrose Park Senior Building, 900 N. 25th Ave. Melrose Park; free-will monetary donations accepted at door; parking available in the rear of the building in the Village of Melrose Park parking lot; all welcome; for information or to donate, contact Sister Cathy at 708-343-2162 or [email protected].
St. Joseph's Table : March 23; first seating 2:30-4:30 p.m.; second seating 5:45- 7:30 p.m.; hosted by Queen of Peace Parish in the Shaunessy Center, 5220 N. Canfield Ave.; admission by ticket only; seating is limited; tickets available at the rectory offices and after weekend Masses; adults $15, children 4-14 $5, 3 and under free; traditional meatless dinner featuring a variety of pasta, fish, side dishes, pizza and desserts; proceeds support our Social Concerns Ministry as well as the Quinn Center Food Pantry; the table blessing will be at the start of each seating. for information, call the parish office at 773-775-6659.

Meetings

To Be Joyful Again : First and third Thursdays of each month; 7 p.m.; non-denominational support group for widows, widowers or anyone else who has lost a significant other meets at Holy Family Parish, 2515 Palatine Road, Inverness; all welcome; contact Peggy Emerson at 224-595-3613 or Bob Boho at 847-438-2884 for more information.
St. Constance/St. Robert Bellarmine Young at Heart Senior Group : Second Monday of the month; doors open at 11:30 a.m., meetings usually go to 3 p.m.; spiritual and social club for seniors 60 and older; Borowczyk Hall, ground floor, 5843 W. Ainslie St.; dues $10 per year; meetings end with bingo; COVID-19 protocols including masks required; for information, call 847-258-4428.

Potpourri

Pulaski Day Polish Potluck Snack Brunch Welcoming a Relic of St. Casimir : March 4, following 11 a.m. Mass at the Shrine of All Saints, 8523 Georgiana Ave., Morton Grove; all welcome; bring a Polish treat to share; call 847-965-0262 to RSVP.
Eucharistic pastel still life painting : March 15, 6-9 p.m.; St. Gregory’s Hall artist-in-residence Sarah Crow leads a still life painting workshop using objects related to the Eucharist; $25 fee includes materials; at St. Gregory the Great, 5545 N Paulina St.; call 773-561-3546 or visit stgregoryhall.org/still-life.html for details.
Assisi Scholarship : Application deadline March 15; two $2,500 scholarships available for girls who are attending or will attend Catholic high schools whose mothers or grandmothers attended Mount Assisi Academy, Lemont; offered by the School Sisters of St. Francis of Christ the King; to request the application packet, contact Carrie Peters at [email protected].
10th anniversary Run With the Nuns 5K : Oct. 13; 9 a.m.; 10% early-bird discount; on the Mount Assisi Campus, 13860 Main St. Lemont; benefits the School Sisters of St. Francis of Christ the King; virtual race option available; $50 adults, $20 children 12 and under who walk or run with a parent; visit runwiththenuns.org for details.
Register for 2024 Chicago Marathon with Team OLA : Team OLA, the running team of Our Lady of the Angels Mission, has guaranteed race entries and offers race weekend accommodations and training help from Sr. Stephanie Baliga; supports the mission's efforts to help 3,000 families a month in West Humboldt Park with food and basic necessities; for information, visit missionola.com/marathon.html or contact Sr. Stephanie at olamission@ gmail.com or call 773-486-8431.
Secular Order of Discalced Carmelites : For confirmed, practicing Catholics 18 and older who want to deepen their relationship with Jesus and feel called to a life of prayer as a lay person in the world; to learn more, contact Margaret at 773-505-5793 or [email protected].

Retreats

REFLECT retreat for mid-life singles : Feb. 23-25, Joseph & Mary Retreat House (formerly Cardinal Stritch Retreat House) in Mundelein; for singles in their 30s-50s; $285 includes six meals and a single room; visit reflectretreat.com, email [email protected] or call 630-222-8303 for details.
Men's Welcome Retreat : Feb. 24-25, St. James Parish in Arlington Heights; formerly known as CRHP (Christ Renews His Parish); for men ages 18 and older; freel; no overnight stay required; for more information or to register online, visit stjamesah.org/mens-welcome.
"Christ the Bridegroom" Lenten retreat : March 9: hosted by Mary, Mother of God Parish; includes talk with Fr. Thomas Loya and icon workshop with artist Sarah Crow; at St. Gregory the Great, 5545 N Paulina St.; for details call 773-561-3546 or visit motherofgodchicago.org.
Bellarmine Jesuit Retreat House : Variety of individual and group retreats; offerings include evening, day and weekend retreats; 420 W. County Line Road, Barrington; all welcome; for more information or to register, visit at jesuitretreat.org or call 847-381-1261.

Reunions

Good Counsel High School Class of 1974 : Planning 50th reunion Aug. 24, 11 a.m.; at Stonewood Ale in Schaumburg; seeking classmates; please contact Cathy Folker at [email protected].
St. Elizabeth Seton High School Class of 1975 : Seeking members to plan for 50th anniversary reunion; email [email protected].

Rummage sales

Holy Guardian Angels Parish annual spring rummage sale : April 27, 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.; at St. Barbara Parish Center, 4009 Prairie Ave., Brookfield; clothing, home décor, furniture, craft supplies, toys and games, books, CDs and more; prices reduced 2-3 p.m.; for information, call Lynette Kuharchuk at 708- 466-4356.

Spiritual Growth

Lenten talks : Wednesdays, Feb. 7, 28; March 6, 13: 12:15-1 p.m.; Feb.7, “Lenten Spirituality Overview," presented by Fr. Bob Hutmacher, OFM; Feb. 28, “Preparation for the Sacrament of Reconciliation,” presented by Fr. Gil Ostdiek, OFM; March 6, “Practical Considerations on the Sacrament of Reconciliation,” presented by Fr. Mike Fowler, OFM; March 13, “Franciscans on Sin, Atonement and Forgiveness,” presented by Fr. Tony Posadas, OFM; all invited to attend; free-will offering; at St. Peter's Church, 110 W. Madison St.; for information, call 312-853-2376 or visit stpetersloop.org.
Lenten evening of reflection : Feb. 22, 6 p.m.; includes Mass, dinner and reflection; $20 donation; in the Our Lady of Mount Carmel Parish gym, 22nd Avenue and Cortez Street, Melrose Park; for reservations, payment or more information, see an Altar & Rosary member or call the rectory at 708-344-4140; register by Feb. 9.
Alpha : Starting Feb. 21, 6:45 p.m.; for anyone seeking a closer relationship with Christ; in St. Catherine of Alexandria Parish’s Kane Hall, 10621 S. Kedvale Oak Lawn; to register, contact Mike Bentley at [email protected] or call 708-423-4047.
Altar and Rosary evening of reflection : Feb. 22; 6 p.m. Mass followed by dinner and reflection with Fr. Joseph Tito; in the gym at Our Lady of Mount Carmel Parish and Shrine, 1101 N. 23rd Ave., Melrose Park; $20 donation; call 708-344-4140 for details.
Group Spiritual Direction : Tuesdays, Feb. 20, 27; March 5, 12, 19; 1:30-3 p.m.; facilitated by Br. Guillermo Morales, OFM, and Sr. Fran Sulzer, FSP; lower level meeting room; St. Peter's Church, 110 W. Madison St.; all invited to attend; for information, call 312-372-5111 or visit stpetersloop.org.
Eucharistic retreat : Feb. 24, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.; hosted by the Young Adult Ministry at St. Alphonsus Parish, 1429 W. Wellington Ave., with Fr. Derek Ho; for more information, visit facebook.com/events/905733734379275.
St. Luke and St. Bernardine Parish Lenten mission : Feb. 26, 27 and 28; 7 p.m. each evening; "My Gifts, My Community, My God!" with Fr. Richard Fragomeni; Feb. 26 includes sacrament of reconciliation; at St. Bernardine Church, 7246 W. Harrison St., Forest Park; child care available in Fearon Hall each evening; for information, call 708-771-8250.
"Growing in Grace and Holiness" : March 6, 10 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.; monthly morning of reflection at Mount Assisi Campus, 3860 Main St., Lemont; includes prayer, meditation and time for sharing; continental breakfast and lunch will be served; $30 donation requested; RSVP by March 1 to Carrie Peters at 630-257-7844 , ext. 223, or [email protected].
"Be Transformed: Life and Healing in the Eucharist" : March 11-13; 7 p.m. each evening; Lenten mission at Our Lady of the Blessed Sacrament Parish; opens March 11 with eucharistic preacher Fr. Tim Anastos; continues March 12 with reconciliation service and opportunity for eucharistic adoration with pastor Fr. Dan Folwacazny and concludes March 13 with a healing Mass celebrated by associate pastor Fr. Louis Mboe; at St. Julian Eymard Church, 601 Biesterfield Road, Elk Grove Village; contact Mary Ellen Ottenstein at 847-979-0901 or visit olbsegv.org/mission24 for details.
"Compassion on our Spiritual Journey" : Lenten mission with Fr. Michael Moore; March 11-14; talks offered at 8:30 a.m. and 7 p.m. each day; at Holy Virgin Martyrs Parish, 4157 Atlantic Ave., Schiller Park; for detailas call "847-678-0138 or email [email protected],
Labyrinth at St. Mother Guerin Parish : Open from Palm Sunday through Good Friday; March 24, noon to 5 p.m.; March 25-28, 5-9 p.m.; March 29, 9 a.m. to 9 p.m.; labyrinth will be laid out in the gym and annex at St. Celestine, 3020 N. 76th Court (enter through the parking lot), Elmwood Park; for information, call 708-453-2555 or email [email protected].
NextGen young adult group : Every first Tuesday of the month at 6 p.m.; Mass followed by "digging deeper" activity with young adult group that welcomes all at Old St. Michael's Church, 1633 N. Cleveland Ave.; for details, visit st-mikes.org/next-gen.
Christian meditation : Tuesdays at 7 p.m.; facilitated online with Cenacle Sr. Anelie Arao, practicing the meditation form taught by Christian meditation pioneer Fr. John Main; free; to register, visit cenaclesisters.org/ministry/retreats-programs.
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