From the Solemn Mass with the St. Cecilia choir to the glorious outdoor procession with the Blessed Sacrament in the parish gardens, the feast of Corpus Christi at St. John Cantius Church in Chicago is an important experience for parishioners and visitors.See photo gallery and learn more...
On Pentecost Sunday at St. John Cantius, a beautiful ancient custom takes place at the end of Mass. Rose petals are dropped through the ciruclar opening of the transept of the church during the recessional hymn. Some are surprised while others wait expectantly for the rose petals to fall. See photos.
Read an article about the rich architecture of St. John Cantius Church, its history and development on the "Trail of Churches," the string of grand churches visible from the Kennedy Expressway.
On Tuesday, May 27 at 7:30 p.m., Cardinal Francis George, O.M.I. ordained Fr. Joshua Caswell, Fr. Nathan Caswell, and Fr. Kevin Mann to the Holy Order of the Priesthood. View photo gallery and read more...
A meditation about St. Joseph in the Christmas mystery by Fr. Anthony Rice, SJC. St. Joseph plays a prominent role in the first few chapters of the Gospels of St. Matthew and St. Luke. The seasons of Advent and Christmas are an excellent time to meditate on St. Joseph. The Church wants us to know more about St. Joseph and his role in the great plan of Redemption...
Watch this video to consider the mystical reality of the Mass.
There are many dangers in the New Age Movement.
Since its beginning last year, the young adult group at St. John Cantius has grown to include more than 100 young adults. To celebrate the group's affiliation with Juventutem, an international federation there will be a Solemn Pontifical Mass (Tridentine), celebrated by Bishop Joseph Perry on Wednesday, July 24th, at 7:30pm.
Father C. Frank Phillips, C.R., and 3 other members of the Canons Regular of St. John Cantius, along with the Most. Rev. Joseph N Perry, auxiliary Bishop of Chicago, joined the more than 300 delegates from 35 countries that met in Rome to reflect on liturgical formation, celebration and mission as part of the Year of Faith on the fiftieth anniversary of the inauguration of the Second Vatican Council.
Learn more about the Divine Liturgy in the Greek Orthodox Rite (Narrated in English) by watching this instructional video.« First < 2 3 4 5 6 > Last »