Calendar

Mar
19
Sun
St Joseph’s Table @ Shrine of Our Lady of Pompeii
Mar 19 @ 11:30 am – 3:30 pm

Please join us as we celebrate St. Joseph’s Feast Day with a St. Joseph’s Table.

3 Sunday Masses at 8:30, 10:15 and 12:15, Rev. Richard N. Fragomeni, Ph.D., Presider

  • Free Will donations accepted in honor of St. Joseph.  A donation of 10% of net proceeds is sent to a charity that assists Chicago’s west side families.

Two reserved seatings.

  • 1st Seating at 11:30 AM
  • 2nd Seating at 1:30 PM

Reservations a Must!

Please call: 312.421.3757 or email: Marcia for more information.  Reserve today!

Volunteers Needed, please contact Antoinette (Toni) Raetz at 773.218.7088.

Apr
23
Sun
La Pasquetta! @ Shrine Hall
Apr 23 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Join us for a special event at the Shrine of Our Lady Of Pompeii!

Sunday, April 23, 2017, Presentation, Tasting and Book Signing!  Following the 11:00 am Mass.

Board certified nutritionist and bestselling author, Carol D’Anca, joins us for a special presentation on the benefits of the authentic Mediterranean diet.  Presenting her deep understanding of the advantages and obstacles of the Mediterranean diet, she shares personal and professional insights that will help you when considering food choices for good health. You may be surprised at what you learn as her presentation is based on a delightful combination of science and common sense.

Her presentation will be followed by tastings of delicious recipes created from her book!

Reservations are required!  So please call or contact Marcia at 312.421.3757 or via email for reservations.

Carol will sign her books, which will be available for sale, for $25.00 a copy.  20% of the sales proceeds will be donated to the Shrine!

Oct
1
Sun
Piazza Pompei (after the 8:30 am and 11:00 am masses)
Oct 1 @ 8:30 am – 1:00 pm

Is Back!!

Please join us after the 8:30 am or 11:00 am masses for Piazza Pompei!

Volunteers Needed!
Would you like to Sponsor the Featured Item?
Contact Mary Beth Howard
312.421.3757

Piazza Pompei (after the 8:30 am and 11:00 am masses)
Oct 1 @ 8:30 am – 1:00 pm

Is Back!!

Please join us after the 8:30 am or 11:00 am masses for Piazza Pompei!

Join us Sunday, February 11
SPONSORED BY BONAMIGO FAMILY
TAMALES & MORE
Volunteers Needed for February 11
Would you like to Sponsor the Featured Item?
Contact Mary Beth Howard
312.421.3757

Oct
9
Mon
Monday, October 9 Columbus Day Mass 9 AM
Oct 9 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Columbus Day, Monday, October 9

Mass 9 a.m. at the Shrine,

Procession, Wreath-laying at Garibaldi Square

Columbus Day Parade

Ride with us on the Shrine float… stay tuned for details!

 

Nov
19
Sun
Bake Sale
Nov 19 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm

Sunday, November 19, after 8:30 & 11 a.m. Masses to 1 p.m.

Start your holiday shopping at the Shrine!

Auxiliary Bake Sale

Bakers Wanted!

Bring us your Homemade Baked Goods… YUM!  Cupcakes, pies, breads, cakes, cookies…!

(Drop Off Saturday, November 22, 9-12:00)

Call Antoinette 773.218.7088 C or 312.243.7285 week days after 5:00 p.m

Dec
9
Sat
Advent Day of Reflection
Dec 9 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm

Birthing God, Franciscan and Dominican Insights on Creation and the Incarnation

How do we bring forth Christ in our world today?

How is God’s solidarity with all of creation expressed through Sts. Francis, Dominic, and the mystical insights of Bonaventure and Meister Eckhart?

A morning retreat on how our image of God affects how we live and relate to others as we prepare a place for the Lord this Advent.

Presenters:

Br. MJ Groark, Capuchin Franciscan friar of the Province of St. Joseph, entered the order in 2008 and made his perpetual vows in 2014. Serving in numerous capacities within the order, he has ministered in Milwaukee, Detroit, on Native American reservations in Montana and is currently stationed on Chicago’s Southside. A graduate of St. Xavier University he has degrees in philosophy and anthropology. Br. MJ is currently in the Master of Divinity program at Catholic Theological Union preparing for the priesthood.

 

Br. Nicholas Reynolds, O.P. is a Dominican friar and member of the Province of St. Martin de Porres. He holds a BS degree in Physics from Furman University and is currently a 5th year student studying theology and philosophy at Aquinas Institute of Theology in St. Louis, Missouri. Bro. Nicholas enjoys topics on spirituality and likes to take walks for contemplation. He is a lover of food and cultural cuisines.

 

Program:

Mid-Morning Prayer

Presentations

Silence or Small Group Reflection

Examination of Conscience

Reconciliation Service with individual confession

3 Easy Ways to Register:

$25 Paid Registration is due by Wednesday, December 6.

Lunch included.

Walk-Ins are Welcome!

Online:  Click here to register online via Give Central.

Call:  312.421.3757 with V/MC information

Mail: Click here for registration Form.  Please print, complete and mail in with Check or V/MC information payable to: The Shrine of Our Lady of Pompeii

Attn: Advent Day

1224 W. Lexington Street, Chicago, IL 60607

 

 

Feb
11
Sun
Piazza Pompei (after the 8:30 am and 11:00 am masses)
Feb 11 @ 8:30 am – 1:00 pm

Is Back!!

Please join us after the 8:30 am or 11:00 am masses for Piazza Pompei!

Join us Sunday, February 11
SPONSORED BY BONAMIGO FAMILY
TAMALES & MORE
Volunteers Needed for February 11
Would you like to Sponsor the Featured Item?
Contact Mary Beth Howard
312.421.3757

Apr
29
Sun
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

May
20
Sun
Piazza Pompei (after the 8:30 am and 11:00 am masses)
May 20 @ 8:30 am – 1:00 pm

Is Back!!

Please join us after the 8:30 am or 11:00 am masses for Piazza Pompei!

Volunteers Needed!
Would you like to Sponsor the Featured Item?
Contact Mary Beth Howard
312.421.3757