Schedule for Christmas Week

Every year thousands of parishioners, visitors, and friends join us for our Christmas Masses and Devotion at Chicago’s historic St. John Cantius Church. Come and experience the true meaning of Christmas.

Monday, Dec. 26 to Friday, December 30th

7:30 am — Matins & Lauds
8:00 am — Sung English Mass (Conventual Mass)
9:00 am — Tridentine Low Mass (Extraordinary Form)

4:30 pm — Solemn Christmas Vespers

7:30 pm* Wednesday — Tridentine High Mass

Chicago Christmas


Directions & Parking

825 N Carpenter St
Chicago, IL 60642

Located in the heart of Chicago one mile directly west of the famous Water tower on Chicago Avenue, Saint John Cantius Church is easily accessible by car, bus, or subway.

The church is located at the triple intersection of Chicago, Milwaukee, and Ogden Avenue. The 24-hour CTA “Chicago” Blue Line subway stop is only a block away. Bus 56 on Milwaukee Ave, and Bus 66 on Chicago Ave stop nearby.

Free parking on nearby city streets is available.

Cantius Church Chicago
Photo by Barry Butler Photography

Chicago Christmas

Clearance Sale
Sacred Music CDs for only $5
cantius music cd sale

Photo album: “Christmas at Cantius” »