Lent

Ash Wednesday marks the start of the Lenten Season. In observance of Lent, we are called to actively take part in prayer, fasting and almsgiving.

Begins Wednesday, February 18

National Catholic Sisters Week

Celebrate and honor women religious this week! This week offers an opportunity to recognize and learn more about our Catholic Sisters.

March 8 – 14

Joseph Cardinal Bernardin Jerusalem Lecture

Join Archbishop Cupich for the 20th Annual Joseph Cardinal Bernardin Jerusalem Lecture at 7 p.m., at DePaul University. This year's guest lecturer will be Rabbi David Sandmel.

Monday, March 9

Organizing Catholics for Justice Congress

Attend the OCJ Congress at Holy Angels Church in Chicago, beginning at 10:30 a.m. Chicago Catholics will come together to pray for strength in fulfilling social justice work!

Saturday, March 14

Catholic Chicago

The latest episode of Catholic Chicago features a discussion with Archbishop Cupich about Lent, highlights from Parish Leadership Day and more. Catholic Chicago airs on Chicago Loop Cable Ch. 25 on Friday, at 7 p.m., and Comcast Network Ch. 100 on Sunday, at 2:30 p.m.

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Catholic Chicago Blog

This week's blogger, Dawn Fitzpatrick, invites all to participate in Life Advocacy Day in order to make our voices heard!

www.archchicago.org/blog

News Releases

20th Annual Joseph Cardinal Bernardin Jerusalem Lecture Monday, March 9, at DePaul University in Chicago

Chicago, IL (February 26, 2015) – Archbishop Blase J. Cupich, will deliver the welcoming remarks at the 20th Annual Joseph Cardinal Bernardin Jerusalem Lecture on Monday, March 9, at 7 p.m., at DePaul University’s Lincoln Park Student Center, 2250 North Sheffield in Chicago.

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