Whether you are new to Chicago, new to our area, new to our church, new to anything being Catholic, we welcome you.


God gave each of us talents and gifts to meet the needs of our parish with generous hearts and hands. Find out how you can be a blessing to your church and your community.


As Catholics, we are fortunate to receive and celebrate the gifts of the sacraments.


Financial donations provide resources to our parish and ministries to use where they are most effective.


Welcome to Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church

We have always welcomed people from many corners of the world and from different ways of life. We believe this is what God asks us to do. This is what we mean with our mission statement which states that we Seek Unity. Celebrate Diversity. By Praying, Caring, Sharing. This is our bold statement and we enthusiastically embrace it.

Letter from the Pastor


 Friday, April 28 & Saturday, April 29, 2017. Home to 600 children and adults with physical and mental disabilities, Misericordia offers quality lives to this very deserving population. Volunteers donning signature apr...

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On Sunday, May 7, 2017, Fr Michael Shanahan will celebrate his 25th Anniversary of Ordination into the Priesthood. Please join family, friends and parishioners at the tri-lingual mass celebrated at Our Lady of Lourdes Parish ...

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Flowers are a Mother’s favorite! On Saturday, May 13 & Sunday, May 14, representatives of the Women’s Center will sell beautiful bouquets of fresh cut flowers after all the masses. Choose the perfect bouquet from a...

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If you are new to the parish, just visiting from across town or across the world, you are always welcome. Stop by after Mass and introduce yourself to the priests or to the Welcome Greeters. If you want to register, or update your...

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