|Schedule of Coming Events
|Our Lady of Sorrows Basilica and National Shrine
|Join us for the events listed below. It's a
great way to enjoy
the beauty of the Basilica, while being
uplifted by music and prayer.
For more information on each
event, please call the
phone number listed on the
Where none is listed, call the
parish at (773)638-0159
|For information on our "Donation-a-Month Club"
or to light a candle in Our Lady's Shrine
|You don't have to wait for an "event" to visit Our Lady's
Check out our hours for visitation,
and enter through the monastery
when the parking lot or basilica doors are locked.
WELCOME TO OUR LADY OF SORROWS, CHICAGO'S JOY!
|The Perpetual Novena to
OUR SORROWFUL MOTHER,
Begun in 1937,
at 8 a.m. Every Friday,
followed by Mass at 8:30 a.m.
Saturdays at 10:30 a.m.,
followed by Mass at 11 a.m.
(with the exceptions of Good Friday,
Holy Saturday, and major Holy Days)
|Our Blessed Mother
intercedes for the souls in purgatory.
(PURGATORIAL CHAPEL ALTAR)
|Lily detail in Venetian-style
(ST. JOSEPH ALTAR)
|Saint Peregrine MASS &
Every SATURDAY 11:00
In the Basilica (773)
638-5800, ext. 19
Lenten Schedule for 2017…
THEME…. “Walk with Jesus”
Song…”Just a closer walk with Thee”
Wednesday, March 1st….Ash Wednesday…8:30am Mass with
Ashes…Ashes distributed at the Monastery door during the
day…Stations at 6:30pm and 7pm Mass with Ashes…
Saturday, March 4th……..Lenten Morning of Reflection…9am to
1pm… “Blessed Mary Meets Jesus on the way to Calvary and
Anointing of the Sick at both Sunday Masses on April 2, 2017
Lenten 8:30am Mass Monday thru Friday …
Stations of the Cross on Saturday Mornings at 10:30am before the
Sacrament of Confirmation by Bishop Joseph Perry
on Sunday, March 19, 2017 at the 10:30am Mass.
Reconciliation Service with St. Agatha’s and St. Martin de Porres
Parishes on April 6, 2017 at 7pm
at St. Martin de Porres Church.
Holy Thursday, 7pm Mass of the Lord’s Last Supper,
Washing of Feet Adoration at the Altar of Repose until 11pm.
Good Friday, 3pm Stations of the Cross…7pm Passion Liturgy and
Distribution of Holy Communion.
Holy Saturday Easter Vigil at 7pm…
Easter Sunday Mass at 10:30am…ONLY ONE MASS
Thank you for saving this schedule.
Once again, please remember to use your Lenten Rice Bowl boxes
and your Five Minutes with the Word to help enhance
your daily Lenten activities.
NO meat may be eaten on Ash Wednesday and Good Friday. No
meat on Lenten Fridays. Anyone over 65 is exempt from this
practice on Lenten Fridays.
Thank you for making this Holy Season for you, your family and
friends “Just A Closer Walk With Jesus”.
God bless, Fr. Chris, osm and Parish Staff
Our Lady of Sorrows National Basilica and National
Tour groups, pilgrim groups, school communities, parishes may
schedule a tour or pilgrimage by contacting the director of the
Fr. Frank Falco, O.S.M. at 773-638-0159 ext 102.
You may also receive the quarterly Shrine Newsletter
by requesting it either by regular mail or contacting the Shrine