Pope Francis’ Encyclical
Laudato Si’
On Care For Our Common Home

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Archbishop Cupich's Remarks at Press Conference
on the Environmental Encyclical, Laudato Si

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Pietro Cardinal Parolin, Vatican Secretary of State,
Presentation on 'People and Planet First:
the Imperative to Change Course'
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Kolbe House Jail Ministry Mass

Kolbe House, the Jail Ministry for the Archdiocese, invites all to attend their monthly bilingual Mass at 3 p.m., at Assumption Parish in Chicago. Those who are personally affected by incarceration are especially invited to attend.

Sunday, July 5

Mega Concierto Mariano

Catholic Hispanic artists Martin Valverde, Tony Melendez, Son by 4 and La Señal will perform at the Shrine of Our Lady of Guadalupe in Des Plaines, beginning at 6 p.m.

Saturday, July 11

2nd World Youth Day Catechetical Session

The Young Adult Ministry Office is hosting its second World Youth Day Catechetical Session in preparation for the World Youth Day 2016 Archdiocesan Pilgrimage to Kraków, Poland. The session will be held at St. Alphonsus Parish in Chicago, at 6:30 p.m.

Saturday, July 11

Theology on Tap 2015

Theology on Tap (TOT), a speaker and conversation series for people in their 20s & 30s, provides young adults with opportunities to learn more about the Catholic faith. Presentations on aspects of faith and social life, including truthful relationships, prayer styles, discerning gifts, friendships and faith in the workplace, will be given at 25 locations throughout the Archdiocese.

Begins Sunday, July 12

Archbishop Cupich Talks about Vocations

The latest edition of Catholic Chicago features a discussion between Archbishop Cupich and host Todd Williamson about vocations to the priesthood, newly ordained priests discussing their path to the priesthood, and a report on the raising of Cardinal George's galero.

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Catholic Chicago Blog

Catholics and Buddhists come together with the Pope: Very Rev. Thomas Baima reflects on his audience with Pope Francis, alongside a delegation from the Buddhist Council of the Midwest, in this week's blog.


Solemnity of the Holy Apostles Peter and Paul

Pope Francis celebrated the Holy Mass on the Solemnity of Saints Peter and Paul and the Blessing of the Palliums for Metropolitan Archbishops at St. Peter's Basilica in Rome.

Monday, June 29
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News Releases

Theology-On-Tap Celebrates 35 Years of Serving Young Adults in Speakers, Conversation and TheologyFor Young Adults in their 20s and 30s, Married and Single Runs from July 12 to August 8

Chicago, IL (June 29, 2015) –Theology-on-Tap, a speaker and conversation series for people in their 20s and 30s, is being hosted at 25 locations throughout the Chicagoland area, beginning Sunday, July 12.  Archbishop Blase J. Cupich will be the speaker at the Theology on Tap Finale on Saturday, August 8, in the Holy Name Cathedral Courtyard, State and Superior Streets in Chicago, beginning at 3 p.m.

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Archbishop Cupich Announces New Director of the Archdiocese Office for Catechesis and Youth Ministry

Chicago, IL (June 26, 2015) – Archbishop Blase J. Cupich announced today that Rev. Peter Wojcik has been appointed as Director of the Archdiocesan Office for Catechesis and Youth Ministry effective July 1, 2015.

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