Parish Events

So many great events in our parish! Come one, come all. And, if you would like to get more involved, make sure to check out the Groups page. There is more info about each group and ministry. Check the Calendar under the, well, Calendar tab, for specifics. As always, you can contact the Parish Office anytime.

Stand Against Violence Nov 15th

Join us for a free event on Thursday November 15th, starting at 6:30pm in the Church. All are welcome. Co-hosted by Phil Andrew, Director of Violence Prevention for the Archdiocese of Chicago and Father Dave Kelly. Fr. Kelly works with Chicago’s Precious Blood Ministry of Reconciliation to organize peace circles between perpetrators and victims in the Back of the Yards neighborhood. Want to know more? Contact the Parish Office.

Book Clubs for All Interests!

Did you know there are 3 separate book clubs at OLMC? Something for everyone!

  • Great Books Club. This club reads some of the greatest books of all time… with a focus on the classics. They meet monthly, typically on the first Monday of each month. Contact Malachy Walsh for more information. Thank you Malachy for hosting this great group!

  • Spiritual Book Club. This group focuses on just that… spiritual topics. With deep gratitude to Katherine Delaney for organizing this great group. Contact Katherine for more information.

  • Sunday Book Club  This Club meets at the Parish Ministry Center to discuss some great books. Watch the bulletin and calendar for more information, or contact Mary Ann Wright.  

Interested in starting a new club or group? All ideas are welcome! Contact the Parish Office and they can help you get started.

Parish Outreach - Help with Bingo Warren Barr Nursing Home November 17th

Join the Parish Outreach group and help host Bingo for the residents of the Warren Barr Nursing Home. Interested people should meet at the Parish Ministry Center at 1:30pm. Contact Deacon Richard Johnson for more information.

Parish Outreach - Help serve lunch at Cornerstone November 24th

Join the Parish Outreach group and help serve lunch at Cornerstone. Interested people should meet at the Parish Ministry Center at 10:45am and the group will head over together. More info? Contact Deacon Richard Johnson.

Help Wanted

We have so many great ideas for events, fund raisers, and volunteer opportunities. But we lack people who are willing to commit some time. We are looking for a co-leader for the Young Adult group, volunteers to help lead social gatherings, and a leader or two for the Men’s Club. Interested? Contact the Parish Office.

Join the Community Outreach Group

Lots of opportunities to get involved. No commitment required. Come when you can. We promise you won’t leave without feeling better than when you started. Want to find out more? Contact Deacon Richard anytime.