March 27, 2020
Video Message from Msgr. Dempsey
View a video message from Msgr. Dempsey on parish updates due to the health crisis.
March 26, 2020
A Meditation for 5th Sunday of Lent
Read Msgr. Dempsey's Meditation for the 5th Sunday of Lent.
March 24, 2020
Cardinal Cupich Video
View the video of Cardinal Blase Cupich, Archbishop of Chicago, offering a message of hope and encouragement to Catholic School students and their families.
March 21, 2020
Monsignor Dempsey Letter
Read the letter from Msgr. Dempsey to our parish community.
March 21, 2020
Church Campus Closed
By order of the Most Rev. Ronald A. Hicks, Vicar General, all churches, chapels, and parish offices are to remain closed until after April 7. We are sorry for the inconvenience. Our Lady, Health of the Sick, pray for us.
March 19, 2020
The Archdiocese of Chicago has issued the following new guidelines that will be implemented at St. Patrick Church.
The Chrism Mass will not be celebrated publicly, nor will the annual Day of Reflection be held.
Holy oils will not be distributed until the current health crisis is abated.
Palm Sunday and Holy Week Liturgies will not be celebrated publicly.
March 13, 2020
As per the Archdiocese of Chicago announcement on Friday, March 13 regarding the Coronavirus, public Masses have been suspended beginning Saturday, March 14. Additional guidance will be forthcoming so please check back for more information as it becomes available. In the meantime, you can view live broadcasts of Mass on television per the below listings.
EWTN (Comcast 119)
Monday through Saturday: 7:00 am, 11:00 am, 6:00 pm
Sunday: 7:00 am, 11:00 am
(On all days, the first broadcast is live, the second and third are repeats)
WGN (Channel 9)
Sunday: 9:30 am ("Mass from Mercy Home")