Church Reopening

We are open again for Mass and receiving our Lord in Holy Communion—many have already joined us, even though the obligation to go to Sunday Mass is still dispensed by the Cardinal. Jesus himself has been waiting to reengage us in a wonderful embrace and dialogue, just as he did with his apostles and followers after his death and resurrection: Welcome back, you of little faith, he says to us. Blessed are those who have not seen (or received) and yet believe.

Pastor’s Message

Renew My Church: Each One Discerning his Own Mission

The grouping team from St. John Berchmans, St. Hedwig, St. Aloysius, and St. Mary of the Angels presented our feedback report to the Renew My Church Commission. Now it is in the hands of the Cardinal and his teams. As we await our decision, let’s continue praying and ask the Holy Spirit to guide each one of us in our personal discernment, as Pope Francis says:

The word of God constantly shows us how God challenges those who believe in him “to go forth.” Abraham received the call to set out for a new land. Moses heard God’s call: “Go, I send you” and led the people towards the Promised Land. 

News & Events

New COVID-19 Safe Confessionals!

We have been replacing the old confessionals with newer ones that are COVID-19 safe and which provide more space for both priest and penitent. Now our priests can spend more hours hearing confessions! A big thank you to all whose financial support made this possible. We hope everyone visits the new confessionals in preparation for Easter!

Social Media and Families: Friends or Foes: It All Depends on YOU!

Save the Date!

Social Media presentation at St. Mary of the Angels

April 23, 7 pm

Midtown Educational Foundation offering summer programs

Vince Meno from the Midtown Educational Foundation talks about their summer programming aimed at keeping students up-to-date and sharp during the off months.

PROGRAMA “CANÁ”

¿Esta usted casado/a solamente por el civil ? ¿Vive con su pareja sin estar casados por la Iglesia? Santa María de los Ángeles le ofrece la oportunidad de bendecir su unión delante de Dios por medio del Programa CANÁ. Este programa esta dirigido a ayudar a parejas...

Women’s Book Club

Each month a group of women from the parish gather to discuss a book about the Catholic faith. Selections range from conversion stories to the lives of the Saints, deeper theological texts, and modern subjects relevant to women’s lives. Meetings are currently virtual and take place on the first Thursday of the month at 7:00pm.

renew my church

Renew My Church scenarios

initial Zoom Town Hall

Give us your Feedback on the scenarios: Take Survey

or download Feedback forms: English  en Español   po Polsku

Mass Times

Sundays / Niedziela / Domingo
8:00 am (English)
10:00 am (English)
12:00 Noon (Spanish/Español)
7:15 pm (English)

Saturdays / Soboty / Sábado
8:00 am (English)*
5:00 pm (Mass of Anticipation, English)
6:30 pm (Polish/Polska)

Weekdays / Diarias / Codzienne
7:00 am (English)*
5:30 pm (English)*
*in St. Josemaría Chapel

Updated June, 2020

Memorare Pledge

Let’s storm heaven with many prayers for growth and for the mission vitality of our parish! As of today there are 2,500 Memorares being prayed daily for this intention!

Pray the Memorare everyday, and let us know you are doing it by entering the number of Memorares you will pray daily in the pledge card we have available in the church. Click the button below to pledge how many memorares you can pray.

For All Generations Campaign

We have been entrusted with a great treasure: St. Mary of the Angels church.

Through your prayer and financial help we rebuilt the Dome in 2010, restored the South Tower in 2012, eliminated our debt in 2013, and have now raised over $1 million in donations and pledges ear-marked for restoration, but our needs are greater.

Click here to learn our plans to restore the church's exterior, replace our heating and sound systems, and more.

ARE YOU NEW TO ST. MARY OF THE ANGELS?

Seeking a parish?

A spiritual family?

A place to pray, deepen your faith, or serve others?

If so, our hearts and doors are open to you! We thank God for sending you. Please introduce yourself to one of the priests after Mass and, if you would, please register online by clicking the link below or contacting the parish office.

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Year of the Family

Pope Francis’ 4 ideas for families during the Amoris Laetitia Year

Map & Directions

1850 N. Hermitage Ave., Chicago IL 60622, at the corner of Hermitage & Cortland Ave.

We are located in the Bucktown neighborhood just east of Damen Ave and west of Ashland Ave. If driving, our parking lot entrance is located on Hermitage, just south of the church.

If driving from the Kennedy, we are conveniently located directly off the Armitage exit.

Stop by for a visit!