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Devotions to Our Lady of Guadalupe : Novena Dec. 9 and 10 with rosary 30 minutes prior to regular Masses; rosary at 6 p.m. and Mass at 7 p.m. Dec. 4-8 and 11; Dec. 12 feast day serenade at 5 a.m., bilingual Mass at 6 a.m., Mass of the Roses, 7 p.m., at St. Michael the Archangel Church, 8235 S. South Shore Drive.
Devotions to Our Lady of Guadalupe : Dec. 10, Sunday Masses at 9 and 11 a.m., 4 and 6 p.m.; Masses for various intentions Dec. 4-9 at 7 p.m.; Dec. 11, 6 p.m. opening Mass, 8 p.m. pro-life Mass; 10 p.m., healing Mass for families and serenade/lighting of the Guadalupe torch; Dec. 12, midnight Mass, 2 a.m. serenade; 3 a.m. Mass for youth; 5 a.m. Mass with Chicago pilgrims; 9 a.m., noon and 3 p.m., Mass of the day; 5 p.m. Mass for the New Evangelization; 7 p.m., closing Mass of the Roses; at the Shrine of Our Lady of Guadalupe, 1170 N. River Road, Des Plaines; visit www.solg.org for details.
Latin Mass at St. Odilo : 9:30 a.m. Sundays at St. Odilo Church, 2244 East Ave., Berwyn; scheduled music includes: Dec. 10, Byrd "Mass for Four Voices," "Veni Veni Emmanuel," "Creator Alme Siderum," "On Jordan's Bank"; Dec. 17, Byrd "Mass for Four Voices," "Creator Alme Siderum," "Veni Jesu Amor Mi," "O Come O Come Emmanuel"; Dec. 24, Byrd "Mass for Four Voices," "Ave Maria, Arcadelt," "Alma Redemptoris," "Wake O Wake and Sleep No Longer."
Santa Lucia Pilgrimage : Dec. 10 at the 11 a.m. Mass, at the Shrine of Our Lady of Pompeii, 1224 W. Lexington St.; reception follows in the hall; for details, call Carl Wachsmann at 312-421-3757 or visit www.ourladyofpompeii.org.
Feast of Our Lady of Guadalupe : Dec. 12, 6 a.m. mañanitas; 7 p.m. Mass followed by celebration and refreshments; bilingual; St. William Church, 2558 N. Sayre Ave.; call 773-637-6565 for details.
Feast of Our Lady of Guadalupe : Dec. 12, 6 p.m. rosary in Spanish, 6:30 p.m. high Mass with homily in English and Spanish, followed by blessing of the roses at the Shrine of Christ the King’s temporary location, "The Upper Room," 6400 S. Kimbark Ave.; visit http://www.institute-christ-king.org/chicago/ or call 773-363-7409.
Carols by Candelight : Dec. 15, 7 p.m., festival of readings and carols in St. Mary of the Woods Church, 6955 N. Hiawatha Ave.
Masses for the Beatification of Venerable Mother Mary Theresa Dudzik, foundress of the Franciscan Sisters of Chicago : Dec. 16, 9 a.m. in the Sacred Heart of Jesus Chapel at Our Lady of Victory Motherhouse, 11400 Theresa Dr., Lemont; also Dec. 16, 5 p.m. at St. Stanislaus Kostka Church, the Sanctuary of the Divine Mercy, 1351 W. Evergreen St.; 630-243-3600.
Festival of Nine Lessons & Carols : Dec. 17, 5:30 p.m; includes Benediction and exposition of the Blessed Sacrament; Fr. Brian Kean will preside and music features the St. Julian Eymard adult choir at St. Julian Eymard Church, 601 E. Biesterfield Road, Elk Grove Village; free admission; for details call 847-593-8938.
Feast of the Holy Family : Dec. 31, Holy Family Church, 1080 W. Roosevelt Road, will observe its feast day during its year- long commemoration of 160th anniversary by remaining open all day for veneration of the relics of the Holy Family; Mass, including a blessing with the relics, will be celebrated at 9:45 a.m. and 5 p.m.; for information, call 312-492-8442 or visit www.holyfamilychicago.org
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 or email tarnietta@yahoo.com0519.
Mass for the beatification of Venerable Mother Maria Kaupas : Jan. 6, 9:30 a.m., in the St. Casimir Center Chapel, 2601 W. Marquette Road; also commemorating the 138th anniversary of her birth; celebrant will be Fr. Andrew Liaugminus; light refreshments follow; all invited; for information, call 773-776-1324.
Traditional La Befana children’s pilgrimage : Jan. 7 at the 11 a.m. Mass at the Shrine of Our Lady of Pompeii, 1224 W. Lexington St.; reception follows in the hall; for details, call Carl Wachsmann at 312-421-3757 or visit www.ourladyofpompeii.org.
Evening of Mourning/Evening of Healing : Jan. 29, 7 p.m., at St. Raymond de Penafort Church, 301 S. I-Oka Ave., Mount Prospect; tri-lingual service hosted by a multi-parish cluster; will include the sacrament of anointing and talk by Amy Florian, author and teacher on grief studies; all are welcome, especially those who have experienced loss and those who minister to the bereaved; hospitality follows the service.
Eucharistic adoration : First Saturday of each month, following 8 a.m. Mass, with rosary, confessions, and Benediction; St. Luke Church, 7600 W. Lake St., River Forest, 708-771-8250.
First Friday eucharistic adoration : Immaculate Conception Church, 7211 W. Talcott, starting with Mass at 5:30 p.m. and continuing with exposition until 7:30 p.m. and Benediction.
Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament : Mondays, noon-8 p.m. with Benediction at 7:45 p.m. in St. Eugene Church, 7958 W. Foster Ave., 773-775-2832.
First Friday Adoration : 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. at St. Martha, 8523 Georgiana Ave., Morton Grove, 3-4 p.m. Divine Mercy Holy Hour and Rosary for Life, 847-965-0261.
Eucharistic Adoration : first Fridays, 7 p.m. to midnight, at St. James Parish Hall (behind school), 2912 S. Wabash Ave.; contact Peter at pwawire@stjameswabash.org.
St. Michael League Masses : for first responders including law enforcement and military, May 16 and third Tuesdays of the month at 6 p.m. at Most Holy Redeemer Church, 9525 S. Lawndale Ave., Evergreen Park; May 28 and fourth Sundays of the month at 10 a.m. at Monastery of the Holy Cross, 3111 S. Aberdeen St., refreshments follow.
Tridentine Mass : Sundays at noon at St. Thomas More Church, 8100 S. California Ave.; call 773-436-4444.
Honoring St. John Paul II : every first Sunday of the month after 9 a.m. English Mass and 11 a.m. Polish Mass at Five Holy Martyrs Parish, 4327 S. Richmond St.; special prayers and veneration of St. John Paul II’s relic, cake and coffee social in the Bishop Abramowicz Parish Hall; for more information, please call 773-254-3636.
Eucharistic Adoration : Thursdays, following 8 a.m. Mass until 6:45 p.m., St. Ferdinand Church, 5900 W. Barry Ave., 773-622-5900.
Eucharistic Adoration : weekdays, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., at Pauline Books and Media Chapel, 172 N. Michigan Ave., 312-346-4902.
Filipino Bilingual Mass : celebrated in Tagalog and English, on first and third Sundays of each month at 5 p.m., St. Mary of Celle Church, 1428 S. Wesley Ave., Berwyn, 708-788-0876.
St. Albert the Great Parish : eucharistic adoration, daily, 7:30 a.m.-7:30 p.m., in Sacred Heart Chapel, 8000 S. Linder, Ave., Burbank, 708-423-0321.
First Friday adoration : All-night adoration from Friday 8:30 a.m. the first Friday of the month to Saturday 8 a.m. at St. Theresa, adoration others Fridays 8 a.m.-5 p.m.; 455 N. Benton St., Palatine, 847-323-0914.
Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament : Mondays, noon-8 p.m. with Benediction at 7:45 p.m. in St. Eugene Church, 7958 W. Foster Ave., 773-775-2832.
First Friday Adoration : 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. at St. Martha, 8523 Georgiana Ave., Morton Grove, 3-4 p.m. Divine Mercy Holy Hour and Rosary for Life, 847-965-0261.
Holy Hour for Vocations : Wednesdays, 6-7 p.m. at Our Lady of the Snows, 4812 S. Leamington Ave., Thursdays 5:30-6:30 p.m. at St. Jane de Chantal, 53rd Street and McVicker Ave.
Around the Archdiocese is a free listing for Catholic events in the Archdiocese.
  • Include time, date, place, address and contact phone number (with area code).
  • Column space will determine what can be included.
  • Information will be listed at least one issue before the date of the event and information must be received at least two weeks before publication of that issue.
Mail your notice to:
Around the Archdiocese
Chicago Catholic
835 North Rush St.
Chicago, IL 60611
fax 312.534.7330

editorial@chicagocatholic.com

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