Synod on the Family

Archbishop Cupich will travel to Rome for the XIV Ordinary General Assembly of the Synod of Bishops with the theme, "The Vocation and Mission of the Family in the Church and Contempory World."
October 4 to 25

St. Maria Goretti Major Relics in Chicago

Beginning at 6 a.m., the body of St. Maria Goretti, the youngest canonized saint, will be on display for a full 24 hours at St. John Cantius Church in Chicago. This visit is part of a national tour of the United States.
Monday, October 12

October is Respect Life Month

Respect Life Sunday is October 4 and this year's program theme is: "Every Life is Worth Living." We are called to respect and protect our lives and the lives of others. We have been given one life to live—how will we choose to live it?

Month of October

Archbishop Cupich Invested with Pallium

In the September 2015 edition of
Catholic Chicago, Archbishop Cupich reflects on the significance of the Pallium Mass. The program also features the sunrise prayer service and opening of Augustus Tolton Catholic Academy

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Catholic Chicago Blog

Blogging from Rome, Fr. Lou Cameli shares his insights on the Synod.

News Releases

Archdiocese of Chicago

Statement Regarding Rev. Marco A. Mercado

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U.S. Department Of Education Honors Three Archdiocese Of Chicago Catholic Schools As Blue Ribbon Schools Archdiocese continues to be most decorated school system in the country

Chicago, IL (September 30, 2015) – The Archdiocese of Chicago announced yesterday that three Catholic Schools have been recognized by the U.S. Department of Education and awarded the prestigious Blue Ribbon award, created in 1982 to bring public attention to the best schools in the United States.

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Archdiocese of Chicago will undertake an Archdiocesan-Wide Parish Planning Process

Chicago, IL (September 29, 2015) – At a meeting with priests today, Archbishop Blase J. Cupich discussed the results of an internal study assessing the changing landscape of the Church in Chicago and began to gather feedback.

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Mass for Hope and Healing at Holy Family Parish in Chicago Saturday, October 17, at 9:30 a.m.

Chicago, IL (September 28, 2015) – Very Rev. Ronald Hicks, Vicar General of the Archdiocese of Chicago, will be the main celebrant at the Mass for Hope and Healing on Saturday, October 17, at 9:30 a.m., at Holy Family Church, 1080 West Roosevelt Road in Chicago.

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