St. John Cantius stands as a unique church in the Archdiocese of Chicago—helping many Catholics discover a profound sense of the Sacred through solemn liturgies and devotions, treasures of sacred art, and rich program of sacred liturgical music. The historic baroque church is one of the best examples of sacred architecture in the city. One mile directly west of the famous Water tower on Chicago Avenue, the landmark church is easily accessible by car, bus, or subway. Read more » or Watch a video about our church »
The most solemn liturgical week of the year is Holy Week. Plan to attend the beautiful choral liturgies that commemorate the life, death and resurrection of Jesus Christ, our Lord and Savior. Read more...
The Patrons of Sacred Music want to share with you the 2014 Schedule of Events of Music and Drama (Concert Schedule) and the 2014 Schedule of Sacred Music. Attend a Latin High Mass with one of choirs to help your heart soar to God in prayer. Enjoy our concert schedule for cultural enrichment and delightful social engagements. Read more...
There’s romance associated with being the ‘starving artist.’ But, in reality, musicians need to make a living like everyone else. Church musicians make large sacrifices of their time and talent throughout the liturgical year so that our ears can be enriched with sacred chant and polyphony. Click here to learn more about becoming a Patron of Sacred Music. Read more...
Featured in the Cantius Web Store
- Missale Romanum 1962 - Travel Size
- 2 DVD Combo: 1 DVD of Dedication Organ Recital & 1 DVD of Pipe Organ Blessing & Mass of Dedication
- 2014 Ordo for the 1962 Missale Romanum