The oldest continuing Italian American Church in the City of Chicago, located on the west side in the heart of historic “Little Italy”. We are a Catholic community, with Christ as our foundation, that welcomes all like family, that proudly celebrates its heritage and tradition.  Here the restless seeking of the soul finds a safe place to explore its sacred journey.

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Upcoming Events

Apr
25
Wed
Wednesday Evening Mass
Apr 25 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Apr
28
Sat
Saturday Morning Mass
Apr 28 @ 7:30 am – 8:30 am
Apr
29
Sun
Sunday Mass at 8:30 a.m.and 11:00 a.m.
Apr 29 @ 8:30 am – 12:30 pm

Please click here to see ‘Upcoming Month’s Presider Schedule‘.

6th Annual Cook Off
Apr 29 @ 12:30 pm – 3:00 pm

The Shrine’s 6th Annual Cook Off!  Sunday Dinner Signature Dish             

The Shrine of Our Lady of Pompeii

1224 W. Lexington Street, Chicago, IL

Starts promptly at 12:30 p.m., immediately following the 11 a.m. Mass.

$30 per person

You will sample each Team’s Sunday Dinner Signature Dish!!

(includes Wine, Antipasto Salad and Dessert.)

Teams compete for your vote.  You be the judge!

People’s Choice Winner

Reservations only,

Limited seating.

Sorry NO Walk-Ins.

To make your reservation:

Please click here for: Shrine Cook Off mail in form. Please print, complete and send in to The Shrine

Please click here to pay reserve and pay via Give Central.

Or  – Call: 312.421.3757

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Easter Season – 2018
2 April 2018

Please join through all Sundays of Easter and culminating in the Solemnities of the Ascension of the Lord, and Pentecost.  Masses are at 8:30 a.m. and 11:00 a.m. 

Sunday, April 8, 2018 – Second Sunday of Easter, Divine Mercy Sunday

Sunday, April 15, 2018 – Third Sunday of Easter,

Sunday, April 22, 2018 – Fourth Sunday of Easter,

Sunday, April 29, 2018 – Fifth Sunday of Easter,

Sunday, May 6, 2018 – Sixth Sunday of Easter,

Sunday, May 13, 2018 – Solemnity of the Ascension of the Lord.

Sunday, May 20, 2018 – Solemnity of Pentecost (end of the Easter Season)

Food Drive
7 January 2017

Sunday, May 13, 2018 8:00 am – 12:00 pm (at both the 8:30 am and 11:00 am masses)

Drop off food pantry items for Holy Family Church food pantry prior to both Sunday masses.  Thank you!

GROCERY SHOPPING LIST
Low sugar & regular cereal
Low salt & regular canned vegetables
Canned soup,
Crackers (Saltines, wheat, etc.)
Canned tomatoes,
Canned tomato paste
Pasta,
Macaroni & Cheese,
Pasta sauce
Boxed instant potatoes,
Rice
Canned Chicken, Turkey, Tuna, Ham
Canned fruit,
Juice (small cans or individual boxes)
Chocolate,
Hard candy (sugar free & regular)
Oatmeal – instant and regular
Chunky or Creamy peanut butter
Pudding, Jello, Apple Sauce, or Fruit Cocktail
Snack Foods: crackers, cookies, trail mix, chips, nuts, or granola bars

There are times that the Food Pantry does not have enough to last the month.
Thank You for supporting our monthly Food Drive for Feeding God’s Holy Family.
THANK YOU FOR SHARING FROM YOUR THOUGHTFUL ABUNDANCE!

 

 

6th Annual Cook Off
2 August 2017

Sunday, April 29, 2018 

The Shrine’s 6th Annual Cook Off!  Sunday Dinner Signature Dish             

The Shrine of Our Lady of Pompeii

1224 W. Lexington Street, Chicago, IL

Starts promptly at 12:30 p.m., immediately following the 11 a.m. Mass.

$30 per person

You will sample each Team’s Sunday Dinner Signature Dish!!

(includes Wine, Antipasto Salad and Dessert.)

Teams compete for your vote.  You be the judge!

People’s Choice Winner

Reservations only,

Limited seating.

Sorry NO Walk-Ins.

To make your reservation:

Please click here for: Shrine Cook Off mail in form. Please print, complete and send in to The Shrine

Please click here to pay reserve and pay via Give Central.

Or  – Call: 312.421.3757

 

 

Moving on With Grace: A Spiritual Journey for Men and Women Grieving the Death of a Spouse
1 January 2017

Saturday, June 2 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. (8:30 a.m. Check-In, Coffee)

After the unthinkable has happened, how do you go on? Finding peace and healing after the death of a spouse can seem impossible. Come learn what this kind of grief looks like, explore where to find God in the midst of it, and gain tips and skills for coping, healing, and embracing new life. It is possible to once again know happiness and live with a full heart.

Speaker: Amy Florian is a nationally known speaker, author, teacher and retreat director. She is a Fellow in Thanatology, the past executive director of Stauros, U.S.A., and founder of Corgenius, Inc. Amy has authored over 150 articles, four books, and taught classes at St. Xavier University, Dominican University and for Loyola University’s graduate ministry department.

A morning of spiritual comfort, engaging community and hope through prayer, presentation & discussion.

Program:

Liturgy of Lamentation

Presentation and Discussion with Amy Florian

Quiet Time Reflection

Liturgy of Hope

$25 Paid Registration is due by Wed., May 30.

(Lunch included)

3 Ways to Register:

The Shrine of Our Lady of Pompeii

Attn: MOWG

1224 W. Lexington Street

Chicago, IL 60607

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