Wednesday Evening Mass, Feast of Our Lady of Sorrows, also Live Streamed on our Facebook Page
Sep 15 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

For today’s “Mercoledi Moment” we celebrate the Feast of Our Lady of Sorrows, and the seven sorrows of Mary, who joins us in solidarity with our sorrows. Mass is at 6 p.m., with Father Fragomeni presiding. It will be livestreamed on Facebook or the Shrine website.

Instructions follow below.

There are two ways to view our livestreamed Masses:

  1. Facebook:If an individual has a Facebook account, go to Our Lady of Pompeii Shrine page and LIKE it. You will receive automatic announcements when a mass is live.
  2. The Shrine website:Click here: On the Home page, scroll down to the Shrine Facebook window. This will play the stream from Facebook but you may need to refresh the page (closing and opening, pressing control R, etc.) after 5:55 P.M. to view the livestream.

Blessings to you all.

Saturday Morning Mass
Sep 18 @ 7:30 am – 8:15 am
Sunday 8:30 AM Mass
Sep 19 @ 8:30 am – 9:30 am
Farmstand by Urban Autism Solutions – after both masses on Sunday (while supplies last)
Sep 19 @ 9:30 am – 12:30 pm

Urban Autism Solutions presents Growing Solutions Farm Stand 2021 at The Shrine of Our Lady of Pompeii, 1224 W. Lexington Street.

Sundays 9:30 am to 12:30 pm, while products last.  June 27 – October 3, Weather permitting.

Restaurant quality produce available.  Proceeds support Urban Autism programs.  Thank you.

Sunday 11:00 AM Mass
Sep 19 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Guided tour of at Saint Mary of the Lake, Chicago by Pietre Vive
Sep 19 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm

Please note this guided tour is being conducted by Pietre Vive at Saint Mary of the Lake, Chicago at 4220 N Sheridan Rd, Chicago, IL 60613.  Please contact Pietre Vive  at with any questions.

Make a pilgrimage to Saint Mary of the Lake in Chicago (Buena Park) on Sundays Aug. 22, Sept. 19, or Oct. 24! Come anytime from 1:30-3:30 pm for free guided tours. We’ll explore theology, symbolism, and spirituality through this sacred space. Feel free to email us at with any questions! Masks and social distancing are required at all times.

Wednesday Evening Mass
Sep 22 @ 6:00 pm – 6:45 pm
Saturday Morning Mass
Sep 25 @ 7:30 am – 8:15 am
Many Names of Mary (A Virtual Pilgrimage via Zoom) Postponed
Sep 25 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm

Please note as of September 18, 2021 this Pilgrimage Event has been postponed.  If you registered previously, we will send you an email with a new date.  We regret have to postpone this event. But please watch for future updates.  Thank You.

The Many Names of Mary A Virtual Program

“Blessed Art Thou,” is a collection of meditations and prayers on Mary, written by Rev. Richard Fragomeni and illustrated by Bro. Michael O. Mc Grath. Fr. Fragomeni will take us on a tour of some of the artwork and will lead us through a meditation of the names of Mary, inspired by titles from the Litany of Loreto, that are in the book.

Includes Q&A

Presented by Rev. Richard N. Fragomeni, PhD, RectorNationally acclaimed speaker, author, retreat master and teacher; Professor of Liturgy and Preaching, Catholic Theological Union, Chicago, Adjunct faculty, Dept. of Religious Studies, De Paul University.

The registration link via Event Brite will be available when the event is rescheduled.

All are Welcome!

Freewill Donations will be gratefully received.

Thank you.

Sunday 8:30 AM Mass
Sep 26 @ 8:30 am – 9:30 am