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On behalf of the Archdiocese of Chicago, Greek Orthodox Metropolis of Chicago, Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Church and SS Peter and Paul Greek Orthodox Church, you are cordially invited to the FIFTH ANNUAL WORLD DAY OF PRAYER FOR THE CARE OF CREATION Sunday, September 1st 4-6 pm Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Church 1775 Grove Street, Glenview, IL. All are invited as the Catholic and Greek Orthodox communities of greater Chicagoland join together for an ecumenical service to give thanks for God’s gift of Creation and to recognize the conservation efforts of His disciples. Bishop Mark Bartosic…
The Program welcomes students in Grades 1 through 12 who attend public or non-Catholic private schools. Classes meet on Saturday from 9:00 to 10:30 am in the school building. The first class will meet on September 14, 2019 and the last on May 23, 2020. Registration begins June 23, 2019 and ends September 7, 2019. Late Registrations will not be accepted so please register early. Forms can be found in the Church, requested at the Parish Office Monday through Thursday from 9 to 12 & from 1 to 5 Completed forms can be placed in the Sunday collection, or returned…
Couples celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary from cross the Archdiocese of Chicago are invited to gather together for the Golden Wedding Anniversary Mass, which will be celebrated by Cardinal Cupich. SEPTEMBER 8, 2019 2:45 PM St. John Brefeuf 8307 N. Harlem Avenue Niles, IL., 60714 Register on line: https://cvent.me/DNQ52 or call 312-534-8351
AN EXPLANATION OF THE SYMBOLS In order to understand the symbols in the newly renovated floor of our parish church, we must look at it as a whole. If we stand just inside the main doors of the church looking in, we will see how everything is connected to one another and leads our attention to the altar upon which the Eucharist is celebrated. Upon entering the church, the first thing we will come to is the baptismal font. This particular baptismal font has been a part of the parish for many years. It stands at the center of the…
...that you want to discuss with Jesus? Or just talk with Him, one on one? Then why not come to Eucharistic Adoration at SMM on Fridays, anytime after the 8:45am Mass until Benediction at 7pm. The Sacrament will be exposed on the main altar. Make a commitment of 1 hour (or less if need be) each Friday. The Lord will bless you, console you and strengthen you Sign up so we an ensure that 2 people will be present at all times. Call or email Ralph Bellendir at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 773-761-1765.
Our Lady of Perpetual Help Novena Every Wednesday at 8:00 AM Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament Every Friday following 8:45 am Mass until 7:00 pm. Please enter the middle door, school side. (Become a regular, Mila Cobarrubias at 773-814-4282 or Judith Seruelo at 773-764-0247). Mass at 7:00 pm on First Fridays; Vespers and Benediction at 7:00 pm on all other Fridays Heart of the Spirit Prayer Meeting Every Friday at 7:30 pm in Rectory Hall Devotion to the Sacred Heard of Jesus Every 1st Friday of the month beginning with Mass at 7:00 pm. Fellowship follows after Mass. Contact person:…
Come join the fun! Boys aged 11 and up are welcome to join Troop 923. We meet every Tuesday from 7:00 to 9pm in the Rectory Hall. Contact us by email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or by voicemail at 312-772-4923.
EXERCISE CLASS Meets in the Activity Center on Tuesdays & Fridays from 9:30am to 10:30am. For more information, call Ria at 773-465-1734.

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