Entries for May 2021

Early registration for Religious Education classes will be available beginning Monday, May 17th until Friday, June 11th. Registration will be accepted in the office Monday thru Friday from 9am-12pm or online via the parish website. Saint Mary of the Lake is located at 4220 N. Sheridan Rd, Chicago, IL 60613; 773-280-7700. All current students of Saint Mary of the Lake and Our Lady of Lourdes are encouraged to re-register to continue their faith formation. We welcome new families interested in First Communion and Confirmation...

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Social Justice Resource Center
"Blessed are they who hunger and thirst for righteousness, for they wil be satisfied." Economics Investing early to prevent violence is on average, 60 times more cost-effective than intervening after violence erupts. The world though spends just $1 on conflict prevention for every $1,885 spent on military budgets. Peace and economic development are related, as are war and economic decline. Societies become less prone to experiencing civil war the more affluent they become. Global spending on arms is approximately $1.8 trillion. It is es...

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