For the Eight Years of Praying on our
Vocation Cross, God has given us many
This year we can be thankful for
5 new Servite Friar Seminarians
and over 200 new parishioners,
who are from Ghana
***Hear Fr. Chris on Relevant Radio speaking on the Feast of St.
|Our Lady of Sorrows Basilica is
administered by the Servants of Mary, the “Servites,”
a Catholic religious order founded in the Thirteenth Century.
We welcome visitors of all faiths to share the peace
and refreshment of this house of prayer.
at 8:30am and 10:30am
Complete listing of Masses
Basilica & Shrine visiting hours
Our Lady of Sorrows floor plan
and guide to the
|Landmark tower on
|Shrine Altar of Our Lady of
Sorrows in the West Transept
TOURS by School and Social Groups,
and Visits by Religious Organizations of All Faiths
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|Our Lady of Sorrows
The Joy of Chicago
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of music and art.
|Precious relic of
Servite Saint Peregrine,
in his National Shrine chapel.
BASILICA TOUR on
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|The Perpetual Novena to
OUR SORROWFUL MOTHER,
Begun in 1937,
Continues at 8 a.m. every Friday,
followed by Mass at 8:30 a.m.
Saturdays at 10:30 a.m.,
before the 11 a.m. Mass.
EVERY 2nd & 3rd SATURDAY
of the month at 11 a.m.
CLICK HERE FOR SCHEDULE
of all upcoming events
|THE BASILICA IS OPEN FOR VISITATION:
Monday thru Friday: 8:00 am until 4:00 pm
Saturday: 10:00 am until NOON
Sunday: 7:30 am until NOON
When parking lot or Basilica doors are locked
DURING THESE HOURS, please ring the doorbell
of the MONASTERY at 3121 W. Jackson Blvd. for
entry into the adjacent Basilica.
NOTE: ON MAJOR CIVIC HOLIDAYS,
SUCH AS 4TH of JULY, LABOR DAY,
THANKSGIVING, CHRISTMAS, NEW YEAR'S, and
THE BASILICA IS CLOSED ALL DAY,
except during the time of scheduled Masses.
|Discover the spiritual riches and living traditions of the
Servite Secular Order
The Secular Order is a group of lay men and women who seek to grow spiritually by following the example of the Seven Holy
Founders of the Order of Servants of Mary. The Founders were known for their commitment to community, service, and devotion
to Mary, the Mother of Jesus. Membership in the Secular Order follows upon a year of spiritual formation. The Secular Order
meets on the fourth Monday of each month.
For more information, call Father Chris Krymski at (773) 638-0159, ext. 104
and by all means click HERE for the Secular Servites website.
|The Sorrowful Mother Novena
Since January 8, 1937
Over 75 years of prayer
is the monthly eNewsletter from the Office for
Black Catholics of the Archdiocese of Chicago.
CLICK HERE for the October issue,
in PDF format,
featuring our own DEACON JAMES NORMAN.
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|*DISCOVER THE WONDERS OF OUR LADY OF SORROWS.
ENTER INTO THE JOY.