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Nuevos Evangelizadores para la Nueva Evangelización

Primera Conferencia Católica de Evangelización celebrando el Año de la Misericordia

Sabado, 30 de abril

Archbishop Cupich Discusses Prayer For Vocations

In the latest edition of Catholic Chicago, Archbishop Blase Cupich talks with program host Todd Williamson about the World Day of Prayer for Vocations.  We'll introduce you to "Poetry Pals," a school program that promotes understanding among Catholic, Jewish and Muslim children.  And we'll take you to Holy Name Cathedral for a celebration of African American Heritage.

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Catholic Chicago Blog

Sr. Rosemary Connelly, RSM, invites us to better know the mission of Misericordia, as well as how to support the annual Misericordia Candy Days in this week's blog.

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News Releases

Archdiocesan Parishes and Schools to Participate in Emergency Preparedness Workshops Workshops to Focus on Safety and Protection of Parishioners and Children

Chicago, IL (April 13, 2016) – The Archdiocese of Chicago has launched an important initiative in partnership with the Cook County Department of Homeland Security and Emergency Management (DHSEM) and the Chicago Office of Emergency Management and Communications (OEMC) to help parishes and schools be better prepared to provide for the safety and protection of parishioners and children, especially in emergency situations such as fires, hazardous materials spills, tornadoes and flooding.

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April is Child Abuse Prevention MonthAnnual Prevent Child Abuse Prayer Service and Pinwheel Planting to be Celebrated at Healing Garden

Chicago, IL (March 17, 2016) – April marks the beginning of National Child Abuse Prevention Month and, in observance of this, the Annual Prevent Child Abuse Prayer Service and Pinwheel Planting will be held at the Healing Garden of the Archdiocese of Chicago, located at Holy Family Parish, 1080 West Roosevelt Road in Chicago, on Friday, April 15, at 11:30 a.m.  The outdoor service will be led by Rev. Lawrence Dowling, Pastor of St. Agatha Parish, and will include a reflection from Michael Hoffman, Chairman of the Hope and Healing Committee. Students from St. Ignatius College Prep will perform music at the service.

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